In the Groove – National Print Exhibition of Original Album Cover Artwork – Call


Exhibition Title: “In the Groove”
Theme: National Print Exhibition of Original Album Cover Artwork

Exhibition: May 12th – Oct 28th, 2018
Opening Reception:  May 12, 2018


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About “In the Groove” – BWAC’s national print exhibition of original album cover artwork will be on view for three seasons, from May 12th – October 28th, 2018. The exhibition seeks to celebrate the mutually inspiring, creative relationship between music and art, and to recognize the profound cultural impact and influence of the art form itself, its trailblazing history and ever evolving visual and conceptual strategies.

BWAC Selection Panel:
-Sal Cataldi – NYC-based musician and publicist, leader of the critically acclaimed Spaghetti Eastern Music, Founder and Creative Director of Cataldi Public Relations
-Wendi Gueorguiev – BWAC Performance Series Coordinator, Exhibiting Artist

Nationwide call for album cover artwork that meets the following criteria:
1) Copyright property of the artist
2) AND the artwork is one of the following:
a. by you for your own album of music OR
b. a hypothetic/conceptual album cover inspired by a band/album/song (famous or obscure) OR
c. a commissioned piece for an actual band and you have express written permission to exhibit the image
3) Artwork must be designed, formatted and submitted, ready for print, exactly as detailed in this Call for Artwork

Formatting for submission
-Artists will be submitting a print-ready file formatted exactly as below, via SmarterEntry.
-All selected work will be printed by BWAC directly from the submitted print ready files and exhibited throughout three seasons.
-Submitted print ready file must be designed and print-ready exactly as specified below. Work that does not print properly due to improper formatting will not be exhibited.