Upcoming Exchange Gallery Calls for Entry

Arts & Museum Exhibits

January 31, 2019 to November 30, 2019

The Exchange Gallery

 





Upcoming Gallery calls for entry


"The Color of the Year"
February 19th through March 22nd
Work due Saturday, February 16th, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Reception Saturday, March 2nd, 5-8 p.m., during the sixth annualDestination Blues Music Festival

Every December,Pantoneannounces theirColor of the Yearfor the following year. For 2019, they have chosen"Living Coral": Now you know what color to make work in and inspired by! (Clickhereto see the color on Pantone's Web site.) ​Pantone says "Vibrant, yet mellow PANTONE 16-1546 Living Coral embraces us with warmth and nourishment to provide comfort and buoyancy in our continually shifting environment.

"In reaction to the onslaught of digital technology and social media increasingly embedding into daily life, we are seeking authentic and immersive experiences that enable connection and intimacy. Sociable and spirited, the engaging nature of PANTONE 16-1546 Living Coral welcomes and encourages lighthearted activity.

"Symbolizing our innate need for optimism and joyful pursuits, PANTONE 16-1546 Living Coral embodies our desire for playful expression.Representing the fusion of modern life, PANTONE Living Coral is a nurturing color that appears in our natural surroundings and at the same time, displays a lively presence within social media."

ALL MEDIA ACCEPTED -- 2D, 3D, video, etc.
As always, the artist will receive 80% of the sale price of each piece.

Wearable Art II
April 22nd through May 31st
Work due Saturday, April 20th, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Reception Saturday, April 27th (same day as Renaissance Jamboree)

The Exchange Gallery again calls artists and imaginative sew-ers of all ages and levels of experience to design and make a piece of wearable art -- any item from an earring to a full-sized ensemble.You may use fabric, yarn, applique, paper, cardboard, and all sorts of recycled stuff. The item can be WORN on the body, somehow or other.

"Mistakes"
June 1st through July 5th
Work Due Saturday, June 1st
Reception Saturday, June 1st

Mistakes open new doors. We can find endless examples of famous historical figures in science, art, education, engineering, and so on who have used the learning process from a mistake to impact the world for the better. If we as a community share our artistic expressions of mistakes, whether the art is a mistake or about mistakes, this will empower us to open our minds to go deeper in our learning, our reflections, our skills, and our self-awareness.

"Over the Top"
September 30th through November 9th
Work due september 28th
Reception Saturday, October 6th

Looking for humorous . . .ridiculous . . . or otherwise over the top art.




 

 

 

 

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Upcoming Arts & Museum Exhibits Events

"Mistakes"

June 1, 2019 to July 5, 2019

Artistic expressions of mistakes, whether the art is a mistake or about mistakes, this exhibit will empower us to open our minds to go deeper in our learning, our reflections, our skills, and our self-awareness.

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