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Happy 2010 from MIWCA!!!

January 2, 2010

It is a new year with lots of new things to add-like calls for art!  There are new calls for art so check out the calls page but here is one to prime the pump.  Hope you can all submit and represent MI!!

Sponsored by The Chicago Women’s Caucus for Art
Location: ARC Gallery in Chicago
Exhibition Dates: Feb 03-27
CALENDAR
Jan 15 Deadline for receipt of jpeg
entry (3 image maximum)
Jan 20 Jurying notification on line
Jan 29 Art Delivery Deadline to:
ARC Gallery
832 W. Superior Street
Chicago, IL
Feb 03 Exhibition opens
Feb 05 ARC Reception 6–9 PM
Feb 12 CWCA Artists’ Reception
6–9 PM
Feb 27 Exhibition last day
Feb 28 Pick-up artwork
JURORS:
Kathleen Carot is Professor of
Speech and Theater and Coordinator
of Women’s and Gender Studies at
Oakton Community College.
Aron Packer is the co-owner of
Packer Schopf Gallery
Ann Rosen is the former director
of The Art Center in Highland Park.
Ann Rosen worked for 18 years as
the Executive Director of The Art
Center Highland Park presenting
monthly exhibits and art programs.
She is now pursuing her own work as
well as supporting efforts to promote
art and artists.
DELIVERY of ACCEPTED ART
If you are shipping your work: All art
work must be delivered to ARC by
Federal Express, UPS or another
shipping company at your cost. We
do not recommend using the U.S.
Post Office as ARC has experienced
difficulty with past postal deliveries.
Note that ARC does not have the
personnel to go to the Post Office
to pick up undelivered, registered
or certified mail or to remove crates
from a shippers’ truck. The artist is
responsible for any special delivery
instructions or arrangements. Please
remember to inform the shipper of
the gallery hours. (Wed. thru Sat.
12–6:00 pm; Sun. 12–4:00 pm)
All artwork must be at ARC Gallery
by Friday, January 29. Do Not
use packing peanuts in any of your
packages.
Each artwork must have a label
on the back with the name of the
artist, title of the artwork, and
phone number.
chicagowca@gmail.com
Funding for CWCA programs and events is partially
funded by a City Arts Grant from The Chicago
Department of Cultural Affairs.
ARC GALLERY INFO
832 W. Superior Street
Chicago, IL 60622
phone: 312.733.2787
email: info@arcgallery.org
gallery hours for ARC are:
Wed. thru Sat. 12–6:00 pm;
Sun. 12–4:00 pm.
EXHIBITION THEME
The theme of the 2010 WCA National
Conference, being held in Chicago at
the same time, is “From The Center.”
In response, this show is called
“Off Center”, which could mean, for
example: out of focus, quirky, or off
the beaten path. The significance
of the theme “Off Center” is open
to individual artist’s interpretation.
A statement up to 40 words,
accompanying art work, is optional.
ENTRY SUBMISSION
SubmIt Entries by e-mail only to:
judithroth.art@gmail.com
Please include optional 40 word
statement and the following
information with your on-line jpeg
submission.
For each work, up to a maximum of 3,
indicate:
• jpg file name:
yourlastname-firstnameinitial-1.jpg;
yourlastname-firstnameinitial-2.jpg
yourlastname-firstnameinitial-3.jpg
• title of artwork
• medium of artwork
• dimensions of artwork
• price of artwork
SAVE JPEG AS: RGB Color
Size your images no larger than
1920 pixels x 1920 pixels.Your jpgs
should be under 2 megs each.
PROSPECTUS
Juried Mid-West Region
WCA members’ exhibition
Open to all WCA members living in Indiana, Iowa, Illinois,
Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Ohio, Nebraska,
North Dakota, South Dakota, and Wisconsin
REQUIREMENTS
• ARTIST MUST BECOME A MEMBER
OF WCA if work is accepted.
• WCA MEMBERSHIP application is
available on the CWCA website:
or on the national WCA website:
• MEDIA: All media accepted: 2D, 3D, 4D;
if mixed media, be specific.
Juried by jpegs
• SIZE LIMIT: 72” in any direction.
Artist needs to be present to assist with
the installation of large or awkward sized
work. Artist should check with ARC.
• WORK MUST BE READY TO HANG or
work will not be hung.
• ARTISTS RESPONSIBILITIES: ALL
shipping costs and return shipping
arrangements and cost; and insurance.
• $25 HANGING FEE due upon acceptance
of work. Check made payable to CWCA
and mailed to:
Judith Roth, 1801 W. Larchmont Ave.
#410, Chicago, IL 60613

Sponsored by The Chicago Women’s Caucus for ArtLocation: ARC Gallery in ChicagoExhibition Dates: Feb 03-27CALENDARJan 15 Deadline for receipt of jpegentry (3 image maximum)Jan 20 Jurying notification on lineJan 29 Art Delivery Deadline to:ARC Gallery832 W. Superior StreetChicago, ILwww.arcgallery.orgFeb 03 Exhibition opensFeb 05 ARC Reception 6–9 PMFeb 12 CWCA Artists’ Reception6–9 PMFeb 27 Exhibition last dayFeb 28 Pick-up artworkJURORS:Kathleen Carot is Professor ofSpeech and Theater and Coordinatorof Women’s and Gender Studies atOakton Community College.Aron Packer is the co-owner ofPacker Schopf GalleryAnn Rosen is the former directorof The Art Center in Highland Park.Ann Rosen worked for 18 years asthe Executive Director of The ArtCenter Highland Park presentingmonthly exhibits and art programs.She is now pursuing her own work aswell as supporting efforts to promoteart and artists.DELIVERY of ACCEPTED ARTIf you are shipping your work: All artwork must be delivered to ARC byFederal Express, UPS or anothershipping company at your cost. Wedo not recommend using the U.S.Post Office as ARC has experienceddifficulty with past postal deliveries.Note that ARC does not have thepersonnel to go to the Post Officeto pick up undelivered, registeredor certified mail or to remove cratesfrom a shippers’ truck. The artist isresponsible for any special deliveryinstructions or arrangements. Pleaseremember to inform the shipper ofthe gallery hours. (Wed. thru Sat.12–6:00 pm; Sun. 12–4:00 pm)All artwork must be at ARC Galleryby Friday, January 29. Do Notuse packing peanuts in any of yourpackages.Each artwork must have a labelon the back with the name of theartist, title of the artwork, andphone number.www.chicagowca.com/chicagowca@gmail.comFunding for CWCA programs and events is partiallyfunded by a City Arts Grant from The ChicagoDepartment of Cultural Affairs.ARC GALLERY INFO832 W. Superior StreetChicago, IL 60622phone: 312.733.2787email: info@arcgallery.orgwww.arcgallery.orggallery hours for ARC are:Wed. thru Sat. 12–6:00 pm;Sun. 12–4:00 pm.EXHIBITION THEMEThe theme of the 2010 WCA NationalConference, being held in Chicago atthe same time, is “From The Center.”In response, this show is called“Off Center”, which could mean, forexample: out of focus, quirky, or offthe beaten path. The significanceof the theme “Off Center” is opento individual artist’s interpretation.A statement up to 40 words,accompanying art work, is optional.ENTRY SUBMISSIONSubmIt Entries by e-mail only to:judithroth.art@gmail.comPlease include optional 40 wordstatement and the followinginformation with your on-line jpegsubmission.For each work, up to a maximum of 3,indicate:• jpg file name:yourlastname-firstnameinitial-1.jpg;yourlastname-firstnameinitial-2.jpgyourlastname-firstnameinitial-3.jpg• title of artwork• medium of artwork• dimensions of artwork• price of artworkSAVE JPEG AS: RGB ColorSize your images no larger than1920 pixels x 1920 pixels.Your jpgsshould be under 2 megs each.PROSPECTUSJuried Mid-West RegionWCA members’ exhibitionOpen to all WCA members living in Indiana, Iowa, Illinois,Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Ohio, Nebraska,North Dakota, South Dakota, and WisconsinREQUIREMENTS• ARTIST MUST BECOME A MEMBEROF WCA if work is accepted.• WCA MEMBERSHIP application isavailable on the CWCA website:www.chicagowca.comor on the national WCA website:www.nationalwca.com• MEDIA: All media accepted: 2D, 3D, 4D;if mixed media, be specific.Juried by jpegs• SIZE LIMIT: 72” in any direction.Artist needs to be present to assist withthe installation of large or awkward sizedwork. Artist should check with ARC.• WORK MUST BE READY TO HANG orwork will not be hung.• ARTISTS RESPONSIBILITIES: ALLshipping costs and return shippingarrangements and cost; and insurance.• $25 HANGING FEE due upon acceptanceof work. Check made payable to CWCAand mailed to:Judith Roth, 1801 W. Larchmont Ave.#410, Chicago, IL 60613

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