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2022 Juried Student Exhibit

2022 Prospectus--DEADLINE April 26, 5:00 p.m.
CWU Juried Undergraduate Student Art + Design Exhibit
Exhibit on View: May 5—20, 2022
Reception and Awards Ceremony: May 5, 5 to 7 p.m. (Awards will be announced at 6 p.m.)
Contact for questions: Heather Horn Johnson,

Graphic Design:  Elizabeth Mason, CWU Alumni and Graphic Designer at Indigo Slate Ad Agency
Stuido Art:  Carl Richardson, Fine Arts Department Chair at Spokane Falls Community College

-Open to any CWU student who has attended studio art or graphic design classes since Spring 2020.
-Work must have been completed while enrolled at CWU.
-The Sarah Spurgeon Gallery reserves the right to make the final decision regarding the eligibility of submitted work and artists.

-Entries are FREE
-Each student may submit a maximum of 3 works.
-Sets (works of multiple units) are considered one submission only when labeled and priced as one piece.

**Deliver your work to the Sarah Spurgeon Gallery (Randall Hall, Room 141), and complete a hard copy entry form**

Monday, April 25, 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Tuesday, April 26, 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

All submissions are due by 5 p.m. on Tuesday, April 26

Students who receive cash awards will receive a check in the mail, sent to the address indicated on the loan agreement form, three to four weeks after the award ceremony.
Students who have already received the maximum amount of financial aid for which they are eligible from the university may not be able to receive a cash award. Every effort will be made to adjust an award winning student’s aid limit so that they can receive their money.

Excessively large and/or heavy work will be accepted at the discretion of the Sarah Spurgeon Gallery.
In the case of work with special installation needs or display materials, the artist may be asked to install their own work.

-Wet paintings will not be accepted.
-Unframed charcoal or pastel drawings should be spray fixed.
-Framed works should include a wire or other secure hanging device.
-Unframed works must have a sufficiently firm backing material to hang securely on the wall.
-Approved hanging devices for unframed works include: clips, magnets, and L-nails. Please do not use pins, double-sided tape, or Velcro.

-3-D work must be ready to display at time of submission.
-The gallery will provide pedestals of various sizes. Any additional display materials should be provided by the artist.
-3-D work that is intended to be hung on the wall must include a secure hanging device.

Please contact the Gallery Manager for advice before submitting an installation piece. If it is deemed impractical to install a large or complex piece in the gallery for jurying, photo documentation will be accepted. All installation pieces must be installed and taken down by the artist.

-Bring a flash drive with your video file to the gallery, or email a download link to the gallery manager prior to the due date.
-Preferred file types are .Mp4, .Avi, or .Mov.

Pick-up Dates for Unaccepted Work:

Friday, May 6, 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Saturday, May 7, 1:00 – 5:00 p.m.

Pick-up Dates for Accepted Work:

Saturday, May 21, 1:00 – 5:00 p.m.
Monday, May 23, 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.


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