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Decent Exposure

June 30 – August 19, 2012
FINAL CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS
DEADLINE: Friday, June 1, 2012 @ 6 pm

Living Arts Centre Gallery
4141 Living Arts Drive
Mississauga, ON L5B 4B8
905.306.6161

This is the final call for applications from students and recent graduates for DECENT EXPOSURE, an exhibition that singles out fresh, new artists to get excited about.

HOW IT WORKS:
New artists can apply with a portfolio of up to five pieces in any medium for consideration by a panel of LAC visual arts professionals. Selected artists will be exhibited from June 30 – August 1 9, 2012 with an opening reception on Thursday, July 12 from 7 – 9 pm. Finalists will be paid an honorarium for their participation and will be featured in a curatorial statement on the Living Arts Centre website, print & online marketing, and various social media outlets.

WHO IS ELIGIBLE:

  • All students of post-secondary, technical, and craft institutions are eligible to apply. Recent graduates within 2 years of the completion of their diploma, bachelors, or masters degrees are also eligible for consideration.
  • Works in any medium are welcome including traditional media, performance, sound, and video.


HOW TO APPLY:

  • Images/videos of up to 5 submissions of current work (jpegs on CD at 72 dpi)
  • Image list including title, medium, size, date, for each submission
    * Artist's name must be clearly labelled on the submission CD*
  • $20.00 administrative fee (cheques made out to the Living Arts Centre, cash accepted)
  • artist statement or proposal for installation (max. 100 words)
  • Current artist CV
  • SASE (self addressed and stamped envelope) – please ensure correct postage for return of CD (The Living Arts Centre assumes no responsibility for images sent without return postage)

*Please note that email submissions will not be accepted.

Please send submissions to:

DECENT EXPOSURE
c/o Exhibition Curator, Cole Swanson
Studio Arts
Living Arts Centre
4141 Living Arts Drive
Mississauga, ON
L5B 4B8

For more information, visit the Living Arts Centre website at http://www.livingartscentre.ca/index.php/call-for-submissions.html

or email curator Cole Swanson at cole.swanson@livingarts.on.ca or call 905.306.6161.

Notification of Acceptance: Artists will be notified by phone or email on Friday, June 8, 2012 if they have been selected to be in the exhibition. Only those accepted will be notified.