The 2017 Representing the West: A New Frontier juried exhibition is open to all artists. We are interested in artwork in any medium that considers the changing culture and myths of the American West. We welcome non-tradional subject matter, materials and concepts as well as traditional depictions of the West, including audio and video submissions. Over $5000 in prize money and the opportunity for a solo exhibit will be awarded. Artist Don Stinson will be the juror for the 2017 exhibit.
$3,500 - Best of Show
$1,000 - 1st prize
$500 - 2nd prize
Solo Exhibit – People’s Choice
October 27, 2016: High resolution digital images or audio/video files, artist statement (200 words or less), entry fees due
November 11, 2016: Notification of acceptance will be via email and phone call
January 13, 2017: Artwork drop-off or delivery, completed inventory sheet, and signed contract for accepted works
January 28, 2017: First day of exhibition
February 3, 2017: Opening reception 4:30 - 7 p.m.
March 19, 2017: Last day of exhibition
March 20-24, 2017: Artwork pickup or return
Insurance is carried by the Sangre de Cristo Arts Center. Every responsible precaution will be taken to ensure the safety of your artwork. SdC will not insure artworks in transit. Entry to the Representing the West: A New Frontier exhibit will be considered acceptance of the waiver of liability. Artists will be responsible for transportation to and from the exhibition at their own expense and risk. SdC will not pay for shipping, or make arrangements for shipping of accepted artworks. Return shipping must be paid or prepaid by the artist.
Payment of fees
For more information, please contact me via the information provided below.
Visual Arts Coordinator
Sangre de Cristo Arts and Conference Center
719-295-7200 ext. 7218