Harlow 50th Anniversary
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.
- 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.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
For all other inquiries related to the call please contact email@example.com.
Deadline for submission is 8 a.m. April 15, 2019.