CALL FOR ART – DAG’s 67th Annual Juried Exhibition (Deadline Sept. 7 at 11:59pm)

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CALL FOR ART
All artists working in any medium are encouraged to submit up to 3 artworks for consideration to one of the Durham Art Guild’s largest and most impressive exhibitions of the year. Participants must be at least 18 years of age and artwork must be original and created within the last 2 years. Artists chosen by the juror will be included in a group exhibition of the selected artworks at the Durham Art Guild’s 3,000 sq. ft. SunTrust Gallery and will be considered for all awards including $1,400 in cash prizes. We are also planning an online version of the exhibit as well. 


JUROR
Adria Gunter, Curatorial Assistant, Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University, Durham, NC

SCHEDULE
Submission deadline: Tuesday, September 7, 2021 by 11:59 p.m.
Notification of acceptance: September 13, 2021
Delivery of accepted work: September 21-26, 2021
Exhibition dates: October 1 – November 30, 2021
Public receptions: October 15 and November 19, 2021 from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Juror lecture: Yet to be determined
Pick up of work: December 1-5, 2021

AWARDS
1st Place: $800 / 2nd Place: $400 / 3rd Place: $200 / Peoples’ Choice Award / Three Honorable Mentions

Please read through the full call for art details linked below before submitting. If you have any questions or need assistance contact gallerydirector@durhamartguild.org.

FULL CALL FOR ART – LINK HERE

DIRECT LINK TO SUBMISSION SITE – LINK HERE

NEWSLETTER ANNOUNCEMENT/PAST ANNUAL JURIED EXHIBITS – LINK HERE


MEET THE JUROR

Adria Gunter (she/her/hers) is the Curatorial Assistant at the Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University. Recently at the Nasher, Adria organized and led the development of Reading Black Art, an online, non-exhaustive bibliography featuring scholarly resources on Black artists, art history, and visual culture. She is also co-curating two exhibitions at the Nasher, including In Relation to Power: Politically Engaged Work from the Collection, which opens this fall, and Reckoning and Resilience: North Carolina Art Now, which opens early 2022. Adria holds a BA in Art History and Arts Administration from Elon University. Adria is from Atlanta, Georgia, and she is currently based in New York.