Falmouth Art Center Summer 2022 Open Juried Exhibition

July 1 – August 1, 2022

Falmouth Art Center

Falmouth, MA

 

Falmouth Art Center’s Summer 2022 Open Juried Exhibition will be held in the Falmouth Art Center’s Hermann Gallery July 1 – August 1, 2022.  The Falmouth Art Center hosts a variety of juried exhibitions with the open juried summer exhibition being held during the height of the summer season on Cape Cod.  Artwork will be hung in the main gallery, offering visitors to Falmouth Art Center an opportunity to view the selected images. Both 2D and 3D art work accepted.  No photography for this exhibit.

 

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

 

Awards

$200 Best in Show

$100 each- four judge’s awards

 

Juror: IRENA ROMAN

Irena Roman’s light-filled watercolors are featured in galleries, illustration venues, and in many private and corporate collections. She is a signature member of The American Watercolor Society, The Transparent Watercolor Society of America, The New England Watercolor Society and the Watercolor Honor Society. She’s twice received the Watercolor West Award from The National Watercolor Society, three gold medals and two silver medals from the New England Watercolor Society, a High Winds Medal of Honor and the Ralph Smith Memorial Award from The American Watercolor Society, and received Best in Show in the 2021 Women in Watercolor competition. Her paintings frequently appear in Splash, the Best of Watercolor. Irena is also a professor at Massachusetts College of Art and Design, Boston with over twenty-five years of teaching experience. Additionally, she conducts adult watercolor workshops in and around New England.

@irenaroman (Instagram)

www.irenaroman.com

irena@irenaroman.com

 

 

Eligibility

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

Artists may submit any number of original works. Do not submit art that has been completed under instruction, in classes or workshops. No copying. No Photography for this exhibit.

Open to members and nonmembers. Members receive a discount. Please check your email notices from FAC with the discount code

Any art work exceeding 40 inches in width, including frame, is less likely to be accepted.

Please contact Falmouth Art Center if you require display unit for any 3D art

All 2D art must be framed and 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. Exception: Pastels exceeding 30 inches may be framed with glass. 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.

Entry does not guarantee acceptance.

 

Fees

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

                     To receive discount, members should use promo code received in FAC email notice

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/

 

Calendar 2022   

Exhibition Dates Summer Open Juried Exhibition July 1 – August 1, 2022

May 2                         JPEGS due by 11:59 pm on this date

May 4-13                     Judge selects entries

May 17                         Notification of acceptance will be posted on FAC website.

                                        Notifications sent to artists by email from Falmouth Art Center.

 June 24                       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. Direction will be provided with acceptance letter

June 28                        9-4pm Receiving of Accepted Works delivered to 137 Gifford Street,

                                        Falmouth MA

July 1                           5-7 pm Awards Reception at Falmouth Art Center

August 2                      9-4 pm Pick -up of artwork not sold.  Shipped work to be packaged and

                                    sent within one week of the show closing.

                                   

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.

Your image must be in JPEG format, at least 1920 pixels on the longest side and no more than 8MB. ENTRY IS BY WEBSITE UPLOAD ONLY  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 Summer Open Juried Exhibit, 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 insurance.