EXPRESSIONS 2023

EXPRESSIONS 2023

EXPRESSIONS 2023

Submit your “EMERGENCE” themed artwork for the QAC biennial Expressions Juried Art Competition 2023. Featured art will be displayed in the Parrott Gallery, Belleville May 25 – June 22. Art drop off is May 19 at the Belleville Library between 10-3 pm. Pick up for non-select work is May 20.

This juried show and sale is open to artists and artisans residing in Quinte Region, both members and non-members of the Quinte Arts Council. The show is open to artists working in all media, including but not limited to: potters, weavers, glassblowers, quilters, painters, photographers, woodworkers, carvers, sculptors, jewellers, metal workers, textile artists, and mixed media.

CONDITIONS OF ENTRY:

All works will be blind juried and the decision of the jurors (2) will be final
Each artist may submit two (2) piece of properly labelled work. (Maximum 36″ wide, ready to hang/display)
Work will be selected for creativity and originality. No molds, kits or prints will be accepted
Two- and three-dimensional works in all media are accepted
All works must have been created since Expressions 2021. All works must not have been previously exhibited
All entries must include an artist’s statement and one-page resume
Commission on all sales will be 30%. Works not for sale (NFS) may also be submitted
The J.M. Parrott Gallery will be responsible for insurance on the work for the duration it is in the gallery
The QAC reserves the right to photograph selected art and use for promotional purposes (with credit to the artist)

Steps to register:

  1. Click “register to enter” at the top of the page to register/pay to enter via eventbrite.
  2. Submit the form below by May 1st to complete your entry into this year’s juried competition!
Click or drag files to this area to upload. You can upload up to 3 files.
You can include up to two (2) submissions of NEW work. See conditions of entry for details.
Please include: Title of the piece, Medium, Dimensions, Your Name and Price (if for sale), as you would like it displayed on the art card beside your work
Please include: Title of the piece, Medium, Dimensions, Your Name, and Price (if for sale), as you would like it displayed on the art card beside your work
Provide your social media details so the QAC Team can promote/tag your art online

 

IMPORTANT DATES:

Deadline for entry: May 1, 2023

Deadline for drop off: May 19, 2023 (10:00 am – 3:00 pm)

Pickup of non-selected work: May 20, 2023 (3:00 – 4:30pm)

Show runs: May 25 to June 22, 2023

Expressions will be hosted by the Parrott Gallery, 3rd Floor, Belleville Public Library, 254 Pinnacle Street, Belleville.