ICCGS is excited to announce a call for submissions to our 10th anniversary exhibition entitled ‘Earth, Sand, and Fire : The Bowl’
We can’t wait to see your interpretation of the ‘bowl’!
Sign up for the exhibition before February 15th, by coming into our office, for further information check out the information below or check our website here: https://www.iowaceramicscenter.org/bowl/
Exhibit dates: March 7th -April 13th
Opening Reception: March 7th, 5:30pm-7:30pm
Sign up is required by : February 15, 2019
The Iowa Ceramics Center and Glass Studio in Cedar Rapids, Iowa is pleased to present: ‘Earth, Sand and Fire : The Bowl’ an Iowa Ceramics Center and Glass Studio Community Exhibition. This exhibition is part of A Formed Community Exhibition Series at the Iowa Ceramics Center and Glass Studio to celebrate the 10th Anniversary of the Center.
This exhibition will highlight the richness and diversity of ceramic and glass artists within the Iowa Ceramics Center and Glass Studio. Artist are asked to interpret the idea of the bowl. Work submitted must be original, must use clay or glass as the primary material and must have been completed at the Iowa Ceramics Center and Glass Studio within the last 2 years.
Open to all in the ICCGS community–all works will be accepted if they meet the below requirements. Work submitted must be original, must use clay or glass as the primary material, and must have been completed at the Iowa Ceramics Center and Glass Studio within the last 2 years. Floor and pedestal works must be self-supporting. Wall hanging works must include all hanging systems necessary for secure public display and installation. Individual objects should weigh less than 10 lbs. and 12” x 12” x 12” dimensions. iCCGS staff reserves the right to exclude items that arrive at the venue in poor condition.
*Sign up is required by February 15th. The sign up sheet is located in the ICCGS office, participants must sign up in-person by February 15th. Drop off work at the Iowa Ceramics Center and Glass Studio Gallery March 1st or 2nd between 10:00 am – 2:00 pm.
Work must be delivered by: March 1st or 2nd, 10:00 am-2:00 pm
Please do not drop off items before this date, we are unable to store items prior to March 1st.
INSURANCE AND SALES: Although the greatest care will be taken in handling of entries, ICCGS will not accept any responsibility for damage of work submitted which is improperly packed for handling. All accepted works must be insured for shipment. If any work is broken while on exhibit, ICCGS will reimburse the artist for 60% of the retail price (the full artist commission). No accepted entry may be withdrawn prior to the close of the exhibition without permission from the director of the iCCGS.
PROMOTION Participating artists must agree to allow iCCGS staff and visitors to photograph work while on display for educational and publicity purposes. Images of accepted works will be retained by iCCGS for social media, website and marketing purposes (with artist credit).
ABOUT THE VENUE
The Iowa Ceramics Center and Glass Studio Exhibition Gallery is located in the Cherry Building adjacent to the studio. Open Tuesday – Saturday 10:00 am – 6:00 pm.
Sign up required by : February 15, 2019 @ 4:00 pm
Work must be dropped off : March 1st or 2nd,10:00 am-2:00 pm
Exhibition dates: March 7th -April 26th
Opening Reception: Match 7th, 5:30pm-7:30pm
Works must be picked up: April 13th, 10:00 am – 2:00 pm