The University of Maine at Farmington invites emerging artists to submit artwork for the Spring 2018 Art on Campus series. UMF seeks 2D and 3D artworks that explore and engage with contemporary issues and ideas. Work will be displayed throughout the university’s campus. Selected artists will be invited to present an artist talk to the UMF students and community during the Spring 2018 semester. The Art on Campus Program’s mission is to bring art to the UMF campus to provide stimulation and inspiration for UMF students, faculty, staff and visitors, while promoting the works of artists, particularly those emerging in the field.
Application Deadline: August 1, 2017
There is no fee to apply to this call.
We are not currently able to support video or time-based artworks. Artists already affiliated with UMF are not eligible to participate in the Art on Campus Program.
Please email the following materials as attachments to Kelly Boivin [email@example.com]:
Resume or CV (PDF file)
Artist Statement, 500-words or less (PDF file)
5 images of artwork (JPG or PNG files, less than 1MB each; please include your surname in the image filename: surname_1.jpg, surname_2.jpg, etc…)
Corresponding image list with title, materials, dimensions and date of each artwork (PDF file)
Please use “Art on Campus Submission” as your email subject line, and include your full name, postal address, phone number and artist website URL (optional) in the body text of your email.
All artwork included in this application submission must be available for exhibition on UMF campus from 1/10/18-6/30/18. Artists are responsible for the transportation or shipping of all artwork. All 2D photography or works on paper must be mounted or framed. Paintings must be ready to hang.