Still Life & Floral 2014
Entry Deadline: Jan 6,2014
Jury Results E-mailed onor before: Jan 21, 2014
Online Exhibit Opens March 7, 2014
Best In Show - $2.500cash: First Place will receive a $1,000 certificate for art materials from JackRicheson & Co., Inc.; Second Place Award will receive a $750certificate for art materials from Jack Richeson & Co., Inc.; 3rd PlaceAward will receive a $500 certificate for art materials from Jack Richeson& Co., Inc.; 2 Honor Awards will receive a $250 certificate for artmaterials from Jack Richeson & Co., Inc.
Merchandise awards haveno cash value. Standard shipping for merchandise in the contiguous 48 UnitedStates is included in the prize, but charges for remote delivery, specialdelivery or international deliveries are the responsibility of thewinner/participant. Awards will be announced at the opening reception forin-gallery contest cycles and upon web publication of the exhibit foronline-only cycles.
Subject matter mustrelate to the theme of Still Life &Floral.
Finalists in all contest cycles will be featured in the exhibition book and our on-line Virtual Gallery along with information on the artist including artist’s website URL.
Awards Juror: TheAwards Juror for this competition is to be announced. Judging will be done from the digital images submitted.
Image Preparation: Digital images only are accepted.
? If the artwork to beentered is more than 8” on any side, please size the image so that the longestside measures at least 8”(2400 pixels) but no larger than 12”(3600 pixels with300 dpi resolution. If the actual size of the artwork is smaller than 8” on itslongest side, the image should be at it’s actual size at 300 dpi resolution.
? Name the files: Yourlastnamefirstinitial_titleofpainting (i.e. smithj_spotthedog). All lower case:Do not put spaces between words in the title.
? Save the files as a .jpg or .jpeg file at “high” or “maximum” quality(9, 10, 11 or 12). (Hint: If the file size ends up being less than 1MB, itwon’t be acceptable A file size largerthan 5MB will be rejected by the system). Any images that do not meet these specifications will be disqualifiedand discarded without being considered by the jurors and the jury fee will beforfeit by the artist. Images should ONLY be of the artwork - do not includematting, frame, etc. in the image – in focus, uniformly lighted and undistortedby camera angle etc. These are the images that will be used if your art isselected for the exhibit book: Be sure they are good! No slides, photographsand/or printouts. Only .jpg,images conforming to these standards will beconsidered and must be submitted online per instructions posted on our websiteat http://www.richeson75.com/callforentries.html
Terms & Conditions
Entries: Onlyonline submissions are accepted: See full online entry instructions online athttp://www.richeson75.com/emailentry.html. Mailed or delivered entries onCD/DVD are NOT accepted.
Artists May enter up to 6 works. Entry fee is $35 for the first entry and $10 per additional entry, up to a maximum total of 6 total entries (for instancewhen entering 6 artworks, the entry fee would be $35 +10+10+10+10+10 for atotal of $85. ALL COMMUNICATION FOR THE RICHESON 75 ART COMPETITIONS IS VIA EMAIL. PLEASE ADD THE FOLLOWING ADDRESSES TO YOUR EMAIL CONTACTS TO INSURE YOURECEIVE NOTIFICATIONS firstname.lastname@example.org (competition email) email@example.com (gallery email) and firstname.lastname@example.org. If you have not received notificationof jury results on or before the date listed above, please email email@example.com.
Eligibility: TheRicheson75 Competitions are open to all artists over age 18. All work entered must be original in concept/execution and have been created since January 1,2012. No work done in a class, workshop or under supervision is eligible. Workshown previously at Richeson School of Art and Gallery are not accepted. Employees of Jack Richeson & Co., Inc. are not eligible for the exhibit.
An artist IS eligible fora prize in each media entered/juried in, but may only win one prize. Winners ofany Richeson75 Best In Show award are ineligible for any awards for 2 years following that win.
Award Restrictions: Merchandise awards have no cash value. Standard shipping for merchandise in the contiguous48 United States is included in the prize, but charges for remote delivery,special delivery or international deliveries are the responsibility of the winner/participant.
Prelinimary jurying: Selectionof finalists will be based on digital images. Finalists will be selected by acommittee of qualified art professionals. Awards Jurors will be respected,highly qualified artist/instructors, curators or collectors of note. Awardsjurors will be provided with digital images of the 75 finalists.
Jack Richeson & Co.,Inc. reserves the right to withhold awards if jurors deem submitted entries to be below minimum standards of excellence. Jury decisions are final.
Exhibit Catalogs: We anticipate that we will publish a full-color hard-cover book catalog of entries submitted to this competition (finalists, alternates and a selection of other meritorious entries).
Sales: Work need not be for sale to be eligible for the online exhibition. Buyers will bereferred to the artist directly for purchase and Richeson Gallery will take no commission on sales made as a result of the exhibit.
Other Conditions: Artists agree to abide by all contest rules by their entry. Failure to comply with these rules in any manner constitutes withdrawal from the competition. If Jack Richeson & Co., Inc. deems the pool of entrants insufficient, the competition will be cancelled and all jury fees will be returned to entrants.
Still Life & Floral 2014
Still Life & Floral 2014