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Call For Art - Gallifrey 1075: A Time Lord Inspired Art Exhibition

Call to Art:  Gallery 1075 invites 2D artists to participate in “Gallifrey 1075: A Time Lord Inspired Art Exhibition”



Help create a mesmerizing display of artworks that celebrate over 50 years of science fiction and time travel! 
This exhibition will be an exhibition of local artists renditions of Gallifreyan art and pop culture.  The exhibition will accompany the annual Intergalactic Expo hosted by the City of West Sacramento.  The exhibition will be on display for the month of May 2019.

An art reception will be held Wednesday, May 1st from 5:30pm-7:30pm. The Intergalactic Expo will be held Sunday, May 5th

a) 2 dimensional work only

b) Art must be family friendly

c) Max size 36 in x 48 in, 50 lbs. max

d) All work must be wired in the back*

e) Paper works must be framed and under glass, over 28 in x 36 in and must use Plexiglass

f) All accepted artists will be responsible to sign and return an exhibition contract, release of liability, and title card sheet provided by the West Sacramento Community Center prior to display. The utmost care will be used in accepting, storage, and display of all received artworks.

Gallery 1075 is accepting visual art submissions until Friday April 5th 2019.
Art must fit the theme of science fiction and time travel.

Gallery 1075 is located inside the West Sacramento Community Center and is open to the public and in view of the street.   Due to the high visibility of the gallery all artwork must be family-friendly.
There are no fees associated with this exhibition.  Gallery 1075 does not sell any artwork. All sales are the responsibility of the artists after the exhibition closes.

 

How to apply?

Artists may submit up to 3 artworks, artwork will be accepted based on its relation to theme and room within the gallery.  
Deadline midnight of Friday April 5th.

Email: ciarac@cityofwestsacramento.org with the subject: Gallifrey 1075 Submission.
Please attach images, and list your name, work titles, age (if under 18), medium, and dimensions (and frame dimensions) of each work in body of the email. Please tell us a little about the work, yourself, and your ties to West Sacramento if any.

Artists will be notified of acceptance by email on Tuesday April 9th.

 

Exhibition Timeline:

Call Deadline: Friday, April 5th 2019
Notify artists: Tuesday , April 9th 2019

Art Drop Off: Monday April 22nd- April 26th  9am – 2:30pm, please contact to make other arrangements if needed

Exhibition: May 1st-29th 
Art Reception: Wednesday May 1st 5:30pm-7:30p
Art Pick-up: Thursday May 30th   8am – 6pm AND Friday May 31st 8am-5pm, no exceptions               

*Your artwork will need to have the ability to be hung from the back by a horizontal hanging wire. Artist is responsible for providing artwork with appropriate hanging wire. For example, artwork can be framed with a braided wire on the back or a gallery canvas with a braided wire attached to the back. On the back of the frames, a wire will need to be mounted. Ideally, the wire needs to be 1/3 down from the top of the frame and been strung as tight as possible.   There will be no hanging of artwork directly on walls. Unstable, extremely fragile, broken, mended, or chipped work will not be displayed in gallery.  Artwork that is not properly wired upon delivery cannot be hung in the gallery.

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