“In visual perception a color is almost never seen as it really is—as it physically is. This fact makes color the most relative medium in art. In order to use color effectively it is necessary to recognize that color deceives continually. Color is “passive,” “deceptive,” and “unstable,” color behaves, color ismagic.” – Joseph Albers, Interaction ofColor
This is an open Call for Submissions from artists all over the USA for an exhibit in our gallery – 8000 square feet of a Civil War-era warehouse on the Red Hook waterfront. With its trendy restaurants, bars, boutiques and billion-dollar view of the Statue of Liberty and New York Harbor, it’s an exciting place to visit and EXHIBIT. The enormous space of the gallery affords us the opportunity to exhibit largework, and we welcome it.
We are fortunate to be joined by a prestigious juror – Marcela Guerrero, Assistant Curator at the Whitney Museum of American Art.With her experience, expect an exceptionally exciting exhibition!
BWAC Show Curators: Katrina D. Jeffries and Alicia Degener
$3000 in Cash Awards – Selections made by our juror, Marcela Guerrero.
Early Bird Discounted Deadline: May 9, 2018
Final Submission Deadline: May 30, 2018
Gallery Exhibition Dates: July 28 – August 19, 2018 weekends 1-6PM
Opening Reception: Saturday, July 28, 2018 from 1-6PM
See PROSPECTUS for full details and submission Sign Up Now! link.