Classified Ad: Pressing Matters 2018: Call for Entries
Posted: December 13, 2017
Category: Calls to Artists
End Date: May 1, 2018
CALL FOR ENTRY
Central Coast Printmakers and San Luis Obispo Museum of Art present
PRESSING MATTERS 2018
A Juried Exhibition of Contemporary Printmaking
Gray Wing exhibition on view August 24 to October 14, 2018
Deadline for Submissions: May 1, 2018
Eligibility: Open to all artists residing in the United States. Any accepted entry that differs
from the submitted image, or is unfit for display when delivered, will be excluded.
Submission Requirements: All entries must be hand-pulled prints using traditional printmaking processes in
any combination of serigraphy, letterpress, collagraphy, etching, woodcut,lithography, linocut, drypoint, mezzotint, monoprint or solar plates. Digital and photographic elements may be used only as a supporting element. Artworks that are solely monotype, computer generated or digitally altered photographs or photographic reproductions will not be accepted. All accepted artwork must be
presented professionally and ready for exhibition. All submissions must be hand
delivered, emailed, or postmarked by May 1, 2018.
Entry Fee: Artists may enter up to 3 artworks. Entry fee is non-refundable. Make check
payable to SLOMA and write “Pressing Matters 2018” on the memo line.
$25 entry fee for one piece; $30 for two pieces; $35 for three pieces.
Sales: Sales are encouraged but artwork need not be for sale. SLOMA will retain 50%
commission on any artwork sold. Sale price on entry form must include
commission and cannot be changed after acceptance. All artwork will remain in
the exhibition through October 14, 2018.
Insurance & Liability: SLOMA insures artwork on exhibition but not in transit. The Museum and CC
Printmakers will not assume responsibility for artwork improperly framed or
poorly packaged for shipping. Artists are encouraged to carry their own
Submission to this exhibition constitutes an agreement on the part of the entrant
to listed conditions and the use of images for publicity purposes. SLOMA and the
CC Printmakers reserve the right not to display work inconsistent with juried
Shipping: Shipping instructions will be sent to artists whose artwork has been accepted.
Artists who ship artwork must include an additional $25 storage and handling fee.