LARAC Calls For Entries & Deadlines

LARAC 2019 Call For Artist
Once a year LARAC accepts proposals from individual artists and groups (2 or more people) to show at LARAC’s Lapham Gallery. Applications are due July 31st at 4pm.

2019 Call for Art Guidelines & Application

We encourage artists working in all mediums to apply and all experience levels. Preference may be given to artists/groups residing locally and in the regional Northeast and is not restricted to LARAC Membership. Submitting individual artists will be considered for small grouped exhibitions.

 

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LARAC Members Show
Drop Off Dates: Monday May 14th– Saturday May 19th; 10am- 3pm each day with extended hours until 6pm on Thursdays
LARAC WOULD LIKE TO INVITE EACH OF OUR MEMBERS TO ENTER (1) PIECE OF FINE ART OR CRAFT INTO OUR ANNUAL MEMBER’S SHOW!

What mediums are acceptable?
There is no restriction as to what mediums can be used. All forms of multimedia, painting, photography, spoken words to sculpture, etc. are welcome.

How many pieces can I submit?
One piece of art per member.
If you have a Household Membership, each family member (up to 5 total) can submit 1 piece of art.
(If a member of your household chooses not to submit work- that space becomes void, and cannot be used by another family member to submit a second piece of work.)

The pieces I’m thinking of submitting have previously shown at LARAC. Can I submit them again?
No. Work cannot have shown previously in LARAC’s Lapham Gallery.

Is there a size restriction?
Pieces larger than 40 inches in either length, width or depth will need approval by the gallery curators and may not be accepted. This is to ensure there is enough space for each of our members.

What do I need to do prior to drop off?
Artwork must be labeled, on the backside of the piece, with Name and Title. All 2D work must be ready to hang with undamaged framing and wire on back, please no saw-tooth hangers or single triangle brackets. LARAC cannot store boxes or materials used to deliver work. Contracts will be signed at drop-off.

Do you have to be a member of LARAC to submit your work for the show?
Yes! You can become a member the day of drop off, or any time prior. Memberships can be purchased on our website, through PayPal. Or in person with cash, check or credit card in the Gallery.

Is there a fee?
Yes, there is a $5.00 hanging fee

Is there an opening reception?
Yes! Plan to join us Friday, May 25th from 5-8pm to celebrate the opening of the “The Members Show”.

What are the pick-up dates?
Work needs to be picked up after the end of the show between June 30th and July 5th.

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LARAC Juried Show: “The Upside Down”

Drop Off Dates: Saturday September 22nd, Monday September 24th, Tuesday September 25th & Wednesday September 26th 10am- 3pm each day

What mediums are acceptable?
There is no restriction as to what mediums can be used. All forms of multimedia, painting, photography, spoken words to sculpture, etc. are welcome.

How many pieces can I submit?
There is no limit to the number of pieces you can submit that pertain to the theme of “The Upside Down” which is open to your interpretation in meaning and design.

The pieces I’m thinking of submitting have previously shown at LARAC. Can I submit them again?
Yes!

Is there a size restriction?
If you are thinking of submitting work that exceeds 48×48 inches in width, depth, or height- please contact the gallery prior to drop off.

What do I need to do prior to drop off?
Artwork must be labeled, on the backside of the piece, with name and title. All 2D work must be ready to hang with undamaged framing and wire on back, please no saw-tooth hangers or single triangle brackets.

What is the process for submitting?
Work is to be dropped off at LARAC (7 Lapham Pl. Glens Falls) during our drop-off dates (September 22nd, 24th, 25th and 26th between the hours of 10am-3pm). Please also bring a printed copy of your Artist Statement, and a list of piece titles, mediums and cost (if for sale).

When will I know if my piece is in the show?
Jurying for the show will take place Sept 27th-29th. You will be notified of the outcome shortly after, and ask that the pieces that were not selected be picked up before the Opening Reception on October 5th. Work that is not accepted into the show CANNOT be picked up during the Opening Reception.

If accepted into the show, what’s next?
If and your work is accepted into “The Upside Down” show, you will be notified. You will then also be notified of the selected Pick Up dates after the exhibition is over.

Do you have to be a member of LARAC to submit your work for the show?
No. Everyone is welcomed to submit their work for consideration.

Is there a fee?
MEMBERS: $10 for your first (3) pieces submitted, $5 for any additional piece submitted
NON-MEMBERS: $15 for your first (3) pieces submitted, $5 for any additional piece submitted

Is there an opening reception?
Yes! Plan to join us Friday, October 5 from 5-8pm to celebrate the opening of the “The Upside Down”.

 If my work is selected, what are the pick-up dates?
Work needs to be picked up after the end of the show on November 4th or 5th.