5th Annual International Juried Exhibition of Contemporary Drawing

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EXHIBITION: As part of an ongoing commitment to promote drawing practices in the visual arts, the University
of North Carolina Asheville (UNC Asheville) invites artists to submit entries to an International Juried Exhibition of
contemporary drawing. UNC Asheville seeks to examine drawing as it is practiced and defined by today's artists.
Such an exhibition will demonstrate the continued significance of drawing through both conventional and innovative methods. Accepted work will be exhibited in UNC Asheville's S. Tucker Cooke Gallery from Jan. 17, 2014 through Mar. 17, 2014. Esteemed juror, Tim Lowly, will be present and open the exhibition.

ELIGIBILITY: Open to all artists who are 18 years of age or older. All work must be original and completed in the past two years and cannot have been exhibited at The University of North Carolina Asheville before. It is at the juror’s discretion to choose single or multiple works from each artist’s submission.

MEDIA: In effort to support the breadth in International contemporary drawing, media is open to any traditional or experimental drawing media including but not limited to two or three-dimensional works, video or installation.

CATALOGUE: A full color catalogue of the exhibition will be printed. Each accepted artist will receive one
complimentary copy, additional copies will be available for purchase. View previous catalogues at:
http://www.blurb.com/books/2911331-drawing-discourse & http://www.blurb.com/books/4031887-drawing-discourse
AWARDS: $750 in cash prizes, as chosen by the juror, will be awarded during the exhibition opening reception.

SALES: Sales will be encouraged and a 30% commission will be retained by UNC Asheville from the retail price listed on entry form. All work will be available for purchase unless indicated NFS on the entry form.

ENTRY FEE: Each artist may submit one image for a non-refundable fee of $30. Each additional image, including detail images, are a non-refundable fee of $5 each, limit 6 images total. The entry fee does not cover shipping expenses. Credit cards are accepted via online submission only. Checks or money order should be made payable to UNC Asheville Department of Art.

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