Swope Art Museum
25 South 7th Street, Terre Haute, IN
Call for Entries – Reflecting Terre Haute
The Swope Art Museum is seeking submissions from artists for their upcoming gallery show. They are accepting works from all medias. The theme of the show is “Terre Haute, the environment, the people, the history, and experiences related to the community.” The exhibition will mark the 70th anniversary of the museum.
Artists must be over the age of 18 and live or work in the United Sates. Submissions must be completed in the last five years (2008 – 2012).
There are no limitiations on media; 2-D, 3-D, fiber, instillations, video, audio, and new media will all be considered. However, any submitted object cannot be larger than five feet in any dimension or weigh more than 100 lbs when assembled.
Artists may submit up to five objects for consideration, one image for each 2-d work, two images for each 3-D work. Please include a short statement about the work you are submitting. (No more than 50 words) Video files must be submitted on a DVD formatted disk for a standard DVD player and audio files must be submitted in Audio CD Format that will play in any standard CD player. (Please note that accepted visual or audio media must arrive ready to exhibit, this includes audio/video players and or monitors) Those artists that are selected for the show will be asked to provide a short biography and C.V.
Images must be JPEG format, 2100 pixels on the longest side.
Please label your image files: Last Name_First Initial_Image Number.jpg
Include a word document image list with short submission statement (and hard copy or pasted into the body of the e-mail) The list must include the following:
First and Last Name
Street Address, City, State, Zip Code
Price and For Sale (FS), or not for sale (NFS)
Send disks to:
Swope Art Museum
Attn: Reflecting Terre Haute
25 South 7th Street
Terre Haute, IN 47807
or as an email with attachments to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line “Reflecting Terre Haute Submission”
November 12, 2011