International, fine art, competition
Selected works will be exhibited online in March 2021 

Judge:  b.j. spoke gallery’s 40th annual EXPO competition will be judged by Francesca Altamura, independent curator and art historian, recently curatorial assistant at the New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York. Francesca has curated and co-curated exhibitions of emerging artists, and has a broad background in art history.

Award:  Winners will participate in an online exhibition in March of 2021. We will promote the show and display the winners’ work on the gallery website and social media. We attempt to show several works of each chosen artist. There will be three small cash awards.

Deadline:  November 15, 2020.

Calendar:  The official “show dates” will be March 1 to March 31, 2021. In lieu of a physical reception we will have a zoom party on March 6th for artists, their guests and the public.

Media:  All fine arts media are acceptable: watercolor, drawing, pastel, painting, sculpture, mixed media, installation art, photography, video, digital art, etchings, monotype, monoprint, silk screen, lithography, collagraph, fiber art, etc.  No crafts, please.

Eligibility:  Artists living in the United States and abroad.

Fee:  $35 for 6 images and/or 2 videos.

Legal Agreement:  Submission of your work to the show means that you are willing to have your work reproduced electronically and in print for all publicity purposes for the gallery.

Size Limitations:  Because electronic images will be shown, there is no need for size constraints. 

Application: All entries to EXPO 40 must be made through  Call for Entry , www.callforentry.org.  All  artists submitting through CaFE must have  an artist account. To create one go to: https://artist.callforentry.org/register.php   It’s FREE and easy to do. The EXPO 40 call can be found from their home page by selecting: VIEW ALL CALLS, and then searching for EXPO 40.  If you’re already a CaFE member you can access the call directly at  https://artist.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=7629

Instructions: For instructions on how to enter, including submitting your images, go to https://www.callforentry.org/artist-help-cafe