Deadline for entries: July 17, 2018

Notification: August 9, 2018


Lansing Art Gallery & Education Center is accepting proposals for solo and/or group exhibitions for 2019 and 2020. Artworks of all media are eligible; including but not limited to: painting, sculpture, printmaking, mixed media, fiber, photography, graphic design, installations, short film, and video games. Utilizing guidelines approved by our Board of Directors, a panel of art specialists will adjudicate exhibition proposals. Proposals showcasing innovation in theme, media, or style will be given preference. Adjudication will be based on originality/creativity, quality and consistency, technical competence, and strength of concept.


For group shows, the artists MUST select a designated representative to work exclusively with Lansing Art Gallery & Education Center on all matters surrounding the exhibition.


All exhibitions are 4 – 8 weeks long and include a community reception (light refreshments provided), and an artist talk. Exhibition schedule will be determined by Lansing Art Gallery & Education Center. 


Eligibility

• Artists must have a Michigan residence.

• Artists must be 18 years of age or older.

• All artwork must be original art of the artist’s own design and creation.

• Artwork must have been completed within the past 3 years.

 • Artwork must be premiered at Lansing Art Gallery & Education Center or part of a Statewide/National traveling exhibition .


Gallery Exhibition Space

Lansing Art Gallery & Exhibition Center's exhibition space is approximately 1400 square feet with 110 running feet of wall space. We encourage you to come and visit the gallery on site or virtually prior to submitting an application. Click here to see our online tour and exhibition space floor plan


Sales

Artwork exhibited is not required to be for sale. If the artwork is for sale, the artist must determine the retail price. Lansing Art Gallery & Education Center retains a commission on all works of art sold: members of the gallery have a reduced commission rate of 45%, while non-members are 50%. All commission payments are mailed after the fifteenth of the month following the sale. 


All proposals must be submitted online, via Submittable. Proposals that are mailed or dropped off in person will not be considered. To complete your submission you will have to have a Submittable account. The application will prompt you to create an account, or login, when appropriate.


The proposal must include:

• Images from each participating artist. Depending on the number of artists in the group, upload 3 - 10 images per artist. Please name their image files accordingly. (ex. firstartistsname1.jpg, secondartistsname1.jpg)

•  An artist’s statement with specifics for the proposed exhibition at Lansing Art Gallery & Education Center 

• Artist bios


If you have any questions regarding the application or the jury process, please contact Exhibitions & Gallery Sales Director, Katrina M. Daniels, at katrina@lansingartgallery.org.


Deadline for entries: July 17, 2018

Notification: August 9, 2018


Lansing Art Gallery & Education Center is accepting proposals for solo and/or group exhibitions for 2019 and 2020. Artworks of all media are eligible; including but not limited to: painting, sculpture, printmaking, mixed media, fiber, photography, graphic design, installations, short film, and video games. Utilizing guidelines approved by our Board of Directors, a panel of art specialists will adjudicate exhibition proposals. Proposals showcasing innovation in theme, media, or style will be given preference. Adjudication will be based on originality/creativity, quality and consistency, technical competence, and strength of concept.

All exhibitions are 4 – 8 weeks long and include a community reception (light refreshments provided), and an artist talk. Exhibition schedule will be determined by Lansing Art Gallery & Education Center. 


Eligibility:

  • Artists must have a Michigan residence.
  • Artists must be 18 years of age or older.
  • All artwork must be original art of the artist’s own design and creation.
  • Artwork must have been completed within the past 3 years.
  • Artwork must be premiered at Lansing Art Gallery & Education Center or part of a Statewide/National traveling exhibition  


Gallery Exhibition Space

Lansing Art Gallery & Education Center’s exhibition space is approximately 1400 square feet with 110 running feet of wall space. We encourage you to visit the gallery on site or virtually prior to submitting an application. Click here to see our online tour and exhibition space floor plan


Sales

Artwork exhibited is not required to be for sale. If the artwork is for sale, the artist must determine the retail price. Lansing Art Gallery & Education Center retains a commission on all works of art sold: members of the gallery have a reduced commission rate of 45%, while non-members are 50%. All commission payments are mailed after the fifteenth of the month following the sale. 


All applications must be submitted online, via Submittable. Proposals that are mailed or dropped off in person will not be considered. To complete your submission you will have to have a Submittable account. The application will prompt you to create an account, or login, when appropriate.


The proposal must include:

  • 10 images of proposed artwork
  • A one page artist’s statement with specifics for the proposed exhibition at Lansing Art Gallery & Education Center
  • An artist resume or CV


If you have any questions regarding the application or the jury process, please contact Exhibitions & Gallery Sales Director, Katrina M. Daniels, at katrina@lansingartgallery.org. or 517-374-6400 ext. 3. 


Eligibility
• Artists must be living in Michigan.
• Artists must be 18 years of age or older.
• All artwork must be original art of the artist’s own creation.
• All accepted artwork must be finished and ready for display.
• Gallery personnel will display artwork.
• Artwork must have been completed within the past 3 years.

Utilizing guidelines approved by our Board of Directors, art specialists will adjudicate your artwork. These professionals adjudicate on a rotating basis, ensuring the gallery represents a variety of tastes and styles. Lansing Art Gallery makes every effort to contact artists within one month of submission receipt.

You may upload a minimum of 5 and a maximum of 10 images of artwork per submission. Please fill in the blanks for each image appropriately, including title, media, price, and size.
Image names must match either the title of each piece of artwork, or the image number. (ex: titleofimage.jpg, image1.jpg) Each entry must include an artist statement. You may upload this statement, or type it in the appropriate text field. 

Commission
Lansing Art Gallery retains a commission (45% for members and 50% for non-members) of all sales. Artists are not required to be members of the Gallery.

Declined Artwork
If work is declined, artists may submit artwork again in six months for reconsideration. Juror comments are available upon request.

If you have any questions regarding this application or the jury process, please contact Exhibitions & Gallery Sales Director, Katrina M. Daniels at katrina@lansingartgallery.org or 517-374-6400 ext. 3. 

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