"Bringing Art to the People and People to the Arts"

The Blue Ridge Arts Center welcomes artists across all mediums to submit artwork for “Earth, Wind, and Fire”. We are looking for you to explore and reflect upon the mighty elements of the universe and make them come alive, individually or collectively, in your unique vision of the environment and nature.

ELIGIBILITY:

  • Open to any artist age 18 and up.
  • Artists may submit 1-2 original works created in the last 2 years, which have not previously been exhibited at the Blue Ridge Arts Center gallery.

ENTRY FEE

  • General Entry: $35.00 for up to 2 works
  • BRAC Members: $30.00 for up to 2 works

Entry fee is non-refundable and due when entry is submitted. Proceeds fund BRAC operating expenses.

AWARDS

  • 1st Place: $750
  • 2nd Place: $300
  • 3rd Place: $100
  • 2 Honorable Mention Awards

MEDIA

All mediums are welcome.
2D Works:

  • Must be securely framed and wired.
  • Gallery wrapped canvas may be unframed; all others must have finished edges.

3D Works:

  • Must sit solidly on a flat surface (floor or pedestal)
  • Artwork must require no assembly.

SALES

  • Artists may choose to offer their work for sale.
  • BRAC will retain a 35% sales commission.
  • Work must remain for the duration of the show.
 

EXHIBITION DATES:

Opening Reception & Awards

  • Friday, November 15: 5:30 - 7:30 pm

On View:

  • November 15-December 12

Gallery Hours:

  • Wednesday-Friday: 1:00 - 4:00 pm
  • Saturdays: 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

ARTWORK DROP-OFF

Artwork must be dropped off at the gallery (111 E. South Second Street in Seneca):

  • Friday, November 1 (1:00 - 4:00 pm)
  • Saturday, November 2 (10:00 - 1:00 pm)

*Pre-submit entry online to save time at drop-off

RETRIEVAL OF WORK

The exhibition closes December 12, 2019. No early pick-up is permitted. Work should be picked up during regular gallery hours on December 13 & 14. Artwork left longer than 30 days becomes the property of the Blue Ridge Arts Center.

PROMOTIONAL RELEASE

Artists grant BRAC and its successors the right to photograph their artwork for use in advertising BRAC both online and in print. Photos will not be sold.

QUESTIONS

Please contact BRAC with any questions or concerns:

  • Phone: 864-710-6593
  • Email: bracshows@gmail.com


Download the Call for Entries & Entry Form
Blue Ridge Arts Center • 111 East South 2nd Street, Seneca, SC 29672 • 864-710-6593
Gallery Hours: Wednesday-Friday (1-4pm) & Saturday (10am-1pm)