EXPO 42

Expo 42 will be a virtual show with a virtual reception on Zoom. It is an international competition.

Juror: Kiko Aebi is a Curatorial Assistant in the Department of Drawings and Prints at the Museum of Modern Art, a position which she has held since 2019. She is currently working with Christophe Cherix, Chief Curator, on a retrospective exhibition devoted to the work of Ed Ruscha, which will open at MoMA in Fall 2023. She is the recipient of a Fulbright Research Grant and holds an M.A. in Contemporary Art History from Vrije Universiteit in Amsterdam and a B.A. in Art History and Environmental Studies from Amherst College.

Accepted Media: All fine arts media are acceptable (no crafts): watercolor, oils, acrylic, mixed media, printmaking, pastel, drawing, collage, sculpture, installation art, video (short), photography, original digital art, fiber art. Artist will be allowed to submit up to 6 images and/or 2 videos. Submissions must be the original work of the artist.

Deadline for Submission: December 9, 2022

Entry Fee: $45.00 for up to 6 images and/or 2 videos

Awards and reception: b.j. spoke gallery will promote the virtual show and display the finalists work on the gallery website (bjspokegallery.org) and social media platforms. The virtual show dates will be February 1st through 28th, 2023. Cash prize for First Place is $300, $200 for Second Place and $100 for Third Place. A Zoom Reception and Awards Presentation will be held on Saturday, February 11, 2023, for artists, their guests and the public, at which time the award winners will be announced.

Notification: Finalists will be notified by January 13th, 2023.

Promotion: If selected as a finalist, images of your art, your name, voice, video, artist’s statement and/or bio will be used on the gallery website social media, print and any other publicity used to promote EXPO 42

Size Limitations: none

Entering the competition implies your consent for b.j.spoke gallery to use your name, artist statement and images of your work in all advertising and publicity for EXPO 42, including but not limited to: print, video, online, bjspokegallery.org and social media.

LINKS

Full prospectus at www.bjspokegallery.org/call-for-entry/EXPO-42.

Submissions: through the Call for Entry (CaFE) website, http://www.callforentry.org. To apply, you must become a member of their organization (it’s free). The sign-up address is https://artist.callforentry.org/register.php.

Find our call: The EXPO 42 call can be found from the CaFE home page by selecting: FIND CALLS, and then searching for EXPO 42. Or, you can go directly to the call with this link: (https://artist.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=10876)