February 2011 | Expo with Juror Marty Walker

EXPO 2011 Juried Show

February 12th – 27th, 2011

Reception: February 12th, 7–10pm Juror: Marty Walker, Owner, Marty Walker Gallery Submission Deadline: January 28, 2011

Submit work at http://500x.slideroom.com

About EXPO

500X Gallery, Texas' oldest artist-run space, hosts one of North Texas' most anticipated annual juried competitions. EXPO 2011 is open to all artists over the age of 18 living in Texas. All visual media are eligible, including drawing, painting, sculpture, installation and video (artist must supply all required electronic equipment).

About the Juror

Marty Walker

Marty Walker is the owner of Marty Walker Gallery. The gallery is committed to exhibiting contemporary art by mid-career and emerging artists. The gallery's formal program is focused on inventive use of materials and/or process-oriented works as well as outstanding works in video, photography, sculpture and painting. Marty Walker Gallery collaborates with numerous national and international institutions, museums and galleries to bring dynamic and challenging work to Dallas. In addition, the gallery strives to cultivate awareness and education in contemporary art providing guidance and assistance to private and corporate collections, and welcomes individuals new to collecting art. For more information, visit www.martywalkergallery.com.

The Rules

To submit work, please visit http://500x.slideroom.com

The exhibition is open to all artists over the age of 18 living in Texas.

The entry fee is $30 for up to 5 images [includes details of work]

All visual media are eligible, including drawing, painting, sculpture, installation and video (artist must supply all required electronic equipment)

Artists will be notified via email Wednesday, February 2 by 8pm if the work has been accepted into the exhibition. If you do not receive an email, your work has not been accepted.

The Exhibition

Work must be exhibition ready (with securely attached D-rings, cleats, etc). Works without hanging hardware will be rejected, not included in the exhibition, and there will be no refund of the entry fee.

Complex installations will be considered only if the artist is available to install.

Securely label each work with your name, title of work, media, dimensions, date of execution, and price. You will be asked to fill out a form with this information for our records again on site.

The gallery retains a 40% commission on all artwork sold during the exhibition.

 

Calendar

January 3 to 28, 2011 Submit work online at http://500x.slideroom.com

February 2, 2011 Accepted artists notified by 8pm

February 5&6, 2011, 2-5pm: Artists drop off work

February 12, 2011: Opening Reception

February 27, 2011 Exhibition Ends

February 28& March 1, 2011 5 to 7pm: Artists pick up work