Root Division (CA), Call for Bay Area MFA Candidates*: MFA Now
Deadline EXTENDED: January 2nd, 2019, 11:59pm, PST
From their call: Root Division’s MFA Now is a biennial juried exhibition and archive publication, which will feature artwork by MFA candidates from nine of the top Bay Area institutions.
Eligibility: Candidates from MFA Programs in Visual Arts from California College of the Arts, Mills College, San Francisco Arts Institute, San Francisco State University, San Jose State University, Stanford University, University of California, Berkeley, University of California, Davis and University of Santa Cruz are welcome to apply.
Media: Visual Arts (for the purpose of this opportunity) include sculpture, painting, drawing, film/video, photography, textiles, new genres, and installation.
Juror: Maria Jenson, Executive Director of SoMArts.
Archive Catalog: The MFA Now 2019 Archive is an inclusionary publication of all eligible MFA candidates set to be released in March 2019. All artists who submit to the MFA Now 2019 exhibition will be featured in this archive. The book includes a full page dedicated to each contributing MFA candidate and a compilation of essays by faculty, Root Division staff, and the exhibition juror, serving to navigate the contemporary moment in Bay Area MFA programs and find connections between the artists and institutions.
Application Fee: $25
Website link for submission guidelines: https://rootdivision.org/open-call-exhibition/call-artists-mfa-now-2019
About: Root Division is an arts and arts education non-profit located in San Francisco, California. Root Division’s mission is to improve appreciation and access to the visual arts by connecting personal inspiration and community participation. Address: 1131 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA 94103