Prospectus:  Open Juried Photography Exhibition – Spring 2022

April 29 – May 30, 2022

Falmouth Art Center

Falmouth, MA

Exhibition Details

Falmouth Art Center’s Open Juried Photography Exhibition will be held at the Falmouth Center, Falmouth, MA from April 29- May 30, 2022.  The Falmouth Art Center hosts a variety of juried exhibitions including the spring exhibition dedicated to photography. This year’s open juried photography exhibition will kick off the season for our 2022 juried shows. Photography will be hung in the art center’s main gallery, The Hermann Gallery, offering visitors to Falmouth Art Center the opportunity to view the selected images.

ENTRY IS BY WEBSITE UPLOAD ONLY:  https://client.smarterentry.com/falmouthart

 

 

Eligibility

Photographs must not have been previously exhibited in the Falmouth Art Center.

Artists may submit any number of original works.

Open to members and nonmembers.

Photography must not have been completed under instruction, in classes or workshops.

Any work exceeding 40 inches in either direction is less likely to be accepted.

All photographs must be framed and wired ready for hanging.

Any work normally glassed and exceeding 30 inches in either direction must be framed using an acrylic glazing (such as Plexiglas) only. No clamped glass, cardboard, paste on or saw tooth hangers. 

Work not suitably framed may be rejected from the exhibit with no refund of entry fee.

No guarantee of acceptance with entry.

 

 

Fees

Members: $15.00 for the first entry and $10 for each entry after the first

                    Members discount: Members will receive promo code via email to be used when

                    registering.

Nonmember: $20.00 for the first entry and $15 for each entry after the first

                         If you would like to join FAC, please visit our website at

                         https://falmouthart.org/product/falmouth-art-center-membership/

Learn More about the Falmouth Art Center here:  https://falmouthart.org

Awards

$200 Best in Show

$100 each- four judge’s awards

 

Juror/Judge- Julia Cumes

Julia Cumes is a South African-born photographer based on Cape Cod, MA. She’s passionate about storytelling and capturing real moments of human connection as well as expressive portraits. Her favorite projects are focused on women and girls and the struggles they face around the world as well as wildlife conservation and she has worked on stories with these themes both locally and internationally.

 

Calendar 2022 Photography Exhibit April 29- May 30, 2022

February 28                 JPEGS due  by 11:59pm on this date

March 2-11                 Judge selects entries

March 15                     Notification of acceptance. Notifications sent to artists by email from

                                    Falmouth Art Center. Please check spam if you have not received

                                    notification. List of accepted works will also appear on FAC website.

April 22                       Shipping deadline for receipt of works shipped to Art Center.  All

                                    shipped work must be suitably packed and must include a prepaid

                                    return label and FAC entry label

April 26                       9-4pm Receiving of hand delivered Accepted Works. 137 Gifford Street, Falmouth MA

May 6                         5-7pm Awards Reception at Falmouth Art Center

May 31                        9-4 pm Pick -up of artwork not sold.  Shipped work to be packaged and

                                    sent within one week of the show closing

Delivery and Return information will be provided upon acceptance.

 

Entering Your Images

The entry form must be filled out in its entirety.  List sizes up to the nearest inch.  Submitted images must not include matting or frame.  Crop the photos to include only the artwork.  Be sure your images are right-side-up. Do not submit photographs with a visible signature.

Your image must be in JPEG format, at least 1920 pixels on the longest side and less than 8MB. ENTRY IS BY WEBSITE UPLOAD ONLY  Visit https://client.smarterentry.com/falmouthart  to enter online. If you have used Smarter Entry in the past you must log in as a Returning User at the bottom of the page. If you are new to Smarter Entry you must first register as a First Time User. After log in, choose FAC Spring 2019 Photography Show, then follow the steps for payment and upload. Please add Smarter Entry and Falmouth Art Center to your safe senders email list to ensure notifications are received.

 

Sales will be handled by the Falmouth Art Center

Commission to the Falmouth Art Center

30% for members

50% for nonmembers

 

REGULATIONS: By entering through Smarter Entry the artist agrees to the following: The Officers, Board of Directors and employees of Falmouth Art Center will use care in handling art work, but in no way are responsible for any damage that may occur in uncrating, moving or hanging art work. FAC reserves the right to reject any work which cannot be displayed in a safe and secure manner, (including poorly framed or wired work) or which does not fully reflect that which is portrayed on the jpeg. Accepted pieces may be used on our website in regards to this exhibit. Pieces will be listed for sale using the JPEG submitted. I understand that the FAC receives a commission on all sales.

 

Disclaimer/Legal —

  1. The Falmouth Art Center assumes permission for photographing and reproducing entries unless otherwise stated.

The Falmouth Art and anyone connected to it will take the utmost care of artwork submitted but is NOT responsible for damage, loss or theft of artwork. The Artist should obtain necessary insu