call for entry | Architectonic
july 26 – september 13, 2019
Friday, July 26, 5:30 - 8:00pm | FREE
1 : of, relating to, or according with the principles of architecture : ARCHITECTURAL
2 : having an organized and unified structure that suggests an architectural design
This all-media exhibition will highlight works that are inspired by architecture or that incorporate architectural elements. Works may depict actual architectural forms, or may approach the theme less literally by incorporating grids or other structural lines. The visual language of drafting, such as plans, elevations, and cross-sections, may also be utilized in the artwork.
 "Going Solo " Exhibition
 $200 Juror's Choice Awards
All Entries Due | June 3
Notification of Accepted
Work Emailed | June 28
Deadline for Receipt
of Shipped Work | July 19
Hand-Delivered Work | July 20 & 21
Exhibition Opens | July 26, 2019
Opening Reception | Friday, July 26, 5:30 - 8:00pm | FREE & Open to the Public
Foundry Art Centre Gallery Hours | Tue - Thu
10 - 8 | Fri - Sat 10 - 5 | Sun 12 - 4
Exhibition Closes | September 13
Pick-up of Artwork | September 14 & 15
Artwork Shipped | Week of September 16, 2019
Nancy Newman Rice was born in New York City and was educated at Cornell University and at Washington University, where she earned a BFA with honors and an MFA. She was awarded a National Endowment for the Arts/MMA Fellowship for painting, an Artist’s Residency Award at the Cité Internationale des Arts, Paris, France and nominations for both a Tiffany and AVA Award in the Visual Arts. Ms. Rice has exhibited her work internationally and has had a number of solo exhibits in both Galleries and museums including the Saint Louis Art Museum, MO; The St. Louis University Museum of Art, MO; The ReginaQuickCenter for the Arts, NY; The Museum Gallery of Southeast Missouri State University, MO; The Walter Wickiser Gallery, NY, Duane Reed Gallery in St. Louis MO, and in Chicago IL; and the Sazama Gallery in Chicago IL. Ms. Rice has also participated in group exhibits in national museums and galleries including, The Woodward Gallery, NY; Tansey Gallery, NM; The Cedar Rapids Museum of Art, IA; The Wustum Museum of Art WI; the Daum Museum of Contemporary Art, MO; The Katharina Rich Perlow Gallery NY; and the Craighead- Green Gallery, Dallas, TX. Her work is included in public and private collections in the U.S. and abroad. Ms. Rice has also written articles and reviews for national arts magazines, and The St. Louis Post Dispatch, as well as catalog essays for artists’ exhibitions. She recently took early retirement from Maryville University, St. Louis MO, where she taught painting and was the director of Studio Art.
Open to all artists 18 years & older, world-wide, both
amateur & professional, working in all styles & schools of
thought. This includes alternative and traditional artwork.
Questions about eligibility can be sent to email@example.com.
All media in 2D & 3D forms will be considered. 2D work must be suitably framed and prepared to hang with all hardware readily attached. There is no minimum size requirement and larger pieces must be able to enter the gallery through an 84” x 71” doorway. Once installed, work may not exceed 11 feet in height. Any installation or digital works must speak with Exhibitions Manager
to coordinate presentation. A maximum of 3 entries per artist may be submitted for consideration. Artists may submit entries the following ways: 1) through the FAC website using the online form, 2) on a CD or USB flashdrive (CD/flashdrive will not be returned), or 3) via e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org. For emailed entries, include required entry information with each image sent as it corresponds to entry form. Limit 2 jpegs per artwork: 1 full view & 1 (optional) detail or alternate view. Title each jpeg file to correspond with the # on the entry form as such:
yourlastname_entry#.jpg. Each jpeg must be limited to 1024 pixels on the longest side. Submissions that do not comply with these rules will not be presented to the juror. No video submissions please. See Exhibitions FAQ for details.
Artists may submit up to three works for a non-refundable processing fee of $35. Foundry Art Centre members may submit up to three works for a non-refundable fee of $24.
The Foundry Art Centre is a dynamic, interactive center dedicated to the creation & presentation of contemporary visual and performing arts. Our mission is to connect people with the arts through exhibitions, studio artists, performances, & education. Featuring a state-of-the-art gallery, the Foundry hosts national and international juried fine art exhibitions and curated traveling exhibitions.
The Foundry Art Centre reserves the right to photograph and reproduce, in color or black & white, all artworks accepted for this exhibition, regardless of copyright, for educational and/or publicity purposes.
SALES, LIABILITY, AND INSURANCE
The Foundry Art Centre will retain a 35% commission on all sales directly attributed to the exhibition. All prices (including frame and matte) set by the artist at the time of entry should include the 35% commission. The price will remain the same price for the duration of the exhibition. Foundry Art Centre provides standard insurance at 50% of retail on all exhibited works while on premises. Artist is responsible for work in transit to and from.
DELIVERY & PICK-UP
Accepted works are to be hand-delivered or shipped in a single reusable crate(s)/carton(s). Include with each work one 3’’x 5’’ card listing Name, Address, Phone, Title, Media, Dimensions, and Price. Attach card to the back of 2D work or base of 3D work. Accepted works must remain for the duration of the exhibition.
Works must be shipped at the artist’s expense to the Foundry Art Centre. Accepted artists shipping their work must include prepaid charges for return shipping. Shipped artwork submitted without pre-paid return shipping labels (no stamps) will be disposed of at the close of the exhibition.
Hand-delivered works must be picked up at the close of the exhibition or work becomes property of FAC to dispose of as it sees fit.