Mark Arts invites all North American artists to apply for the Wichita National All Media Exhibition, September 8 – October 15, 2017. The exhibition is open, but not limited, to the following: ceramics, drawing, enamels, fiber, furniture, glass, jewelry, metalsmithing, mixed media, paper, painting, photography, printmaking and wood.
The juror is Kyle Reicher, a noted metal sculptor who received his BFA in sculpture from Alfred University in New York and his MFA from Wichita State University. Reicher owns Ferrous Studios, which employs 12 talented metal artisans.
Installation pieces must be installed and removed by artists. Work must be ready to exhibit, created in the past two years, and not previously exhibited in a Mark Arts exhibition. Each entry must be wholly designed and executed by the artist. All artwork must be display ready with display hardware included. All artwork, crates and cartons included, must fit through a standard 39” x 6’10” doorway. Weight limit 50 pounds.
Cash awards of $3,000 will be given, and patron purchase awards are also anticipated. Online submission deadline is July 23, 2017.