Call for Submissions: StudioWatch Emerging Artist Series
Made possible by Earl and Sandy Brewer The Beaverbrook Art Gallery is calling for submissions for the Studio Watch: Emerging Artist Series – Painting 2016 exhibition. This innovative series provides New Brunswick artists, in the early stages of their career, with the opportunity for a solo exhibition, the publication of an exhibition brochure and the purchase of one of their works by the Beaverbrook Art Gallery. In 2016 the Studio Watch: Emerging Artist Series – Painting 2016 exhibition will be held at the Beaverbrook Art Gallery in Fredericton from October 20, 2016 to January 15, 2017. To be eligible an artist must:
Reside and produce art in New Brunswick (consideration will be given to permanent residents of New Brunswick attending higher education degree programs or conducting temporary projects outside of New Brunswick)
Have at least five years of experience in art making
Have yet to have a solo exhibit in a major public gallery or museum
Have a particular body of work ready for exhibition for October 2016
Each submission package must contain the following components: curriculum vitae, artist statement (400-500 words, five (5) digital image samples of work (JPEG format, file size 500-800 KB). Please submit all packages electronically to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Deadline for applications: August 1, 2016
For further information on the Studio Watch: Emerging Artist Series – Painting 2016 exhibition exhibition please contact Curatorial Assistant Meredith Briden at email@example.com. The curator of the exhibition is Jeffrey Spalding, C.M., R.C.A., Senior Curator of the Beaverbrook Art Gallery.