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Call for Artwork

Grenfell Art Gallery

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As part of the celebration in England Memorial University will present the City of Harlow with a gift of an artwork to commemorate this special anniversary and honour Memorial’s unique relationship with Harlow.

 

Please download and review full details on this call for artwork here: Call for Artwork 50 Final.pdf.

   

Submissions are invited on behalf of the Harlow@50 Celebrations Art Requisition Committee from artists proposing a new or preexisting art piece that will be gifted by the University to the City of Harlow. The selected artist or artwork will receive a fee of $6,500. The artwork will be displayed in Harlow and should exemplify the beauty of Newfoundland and Labrador/Ktaqmkuk, Memorial University, and/or unique cultural aspects of Newfoundland and Labrador/ Ktaqmkuk.

Criteria:

  • Connection to Newfoundland and Labrador and/or Memorial University of Newfoundland;
  • Artistic and aesthetic merit;
  • Physical condition of the artwork;
  • Transportation of the piece (whether it is too fragile, heavy etc. to be sent overseas);
  • And, originality of work of art.

Submission:

Interested artists should submit a proposal containing the following:

  • Artist biography and/or curriculum vitae (word doc or pdf format); 

  • Artist statement max 400 words (word doc or pdf format); 

  • Selection of images of past works, studies/sketches of the proposed artwork, or multiple images of a completed artwork in jpg format at 300 dpi or higher (not to exceed 10 images); 

  • Image list identifying title, year, medium, dimensions and short descriptions if necessary for each of the submitted images (word doc or pdf format); 

  • And, contact information: your name, phone number, email address and website address.

Please forward these materials in electronic format to the Grenfell Art Gallery at gallery@grenfell.mun.ca.

For all other inquiries related to the call please contact gallery@grenfell.mun.ca.

Deadline for submission is 8 a.m. April 15, 2019.

Art Gallery

Grenfell Campus, Memorial University of Newfoundland
20 University Drive, Corner Brook, NL
A2H 5G4, Canada

Office: Fine Arts Building, 2nd Floor
Phone: (709) 637-6209
Email: mhills@grenfell.mun.ca