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CALL FOR ENTRY
2020 Scarab Club Exhibition of Contemporary Photography

EXHIBITION
Deadline: Sunday, July 26, Midnight
Jury Results: Saturday, August 1, 2020
Exhibition: September 2-October 10, 2020
Intake: Sunday, August 30, noon-4 pm
Reception: Friday, September 11, 5-8 pm
Gallery Talk: Thursday, September 24, 6 pm 

Submit work for the exhibition

Submission Guidelines:
ELIGIBILITY
Participation is open to all artists 18 years or older.
ENTRY FEE
Scarab Club members and full time students pay a discounted entry fee of $20 for up to three images; Entry fee for all other artists is $25 for up to three images; Up to three additional images may be submitted, at $5 for each additional image.

The Scarab Club invites submissions for its annual exhibition of contemporary photography. It is an unthemed exhibition, open to all artists 18 years or older. Works may also include video, mixed media and alternative photographic processes.

The purpose of the 2020 Scarab Club Exhibition of Contemporary Photography is to recognize the diversity and achievement of artists whose work shows creativity of concept, excellence of design and expertise of media; to display these works to regional audiences and to be an educational opportunity for students.

JUROR
Tom Stoye is an established social documentary photographer from Detroit, Michigan. His primary interest, in photography, is using the camera as a narrative tool to capture in-depth, socially relevant stories derived from his personal experiences while engaging the city of Detroit and its people. Spanning four decades, Stoye’s body of work offers honest representations of the complexities and evolving stories that make up his hometown. His work can be found in the collections of the Detroit Institute of Arts and the Library of Congress. In 2019, Stoye was the recipient of a Kresge Artist Fellowship.
ELIGIBILITY
Participation is open to all artists 18 years or older.
ENTRY FEE
Scarab Club members and full time students pay a discounted entry fee of $20 for up to three images; Entry fee for all other artists is $25 for up to three images; Up to three additional images may be submitted, at $5 for each additional image.
FILES
Files should be 1200 dpi on longest side and no larger than 2mgs.
PLEASE NOTE:
When uploading files on EntryThingy, DO NOT CLICK ‘SUBMIT’ until ALL images have been uploaded.
DEADLINE
THE DEADLINE
for online submissions is midnight, Sunday, August 18, Midnight
JURY RESULTS
Artists will be notified of jury results via the email address they have submitted. Results will be emailed Saturday, August 1st. Jury results are automatically generated–PLEASE CHECK YOUR SPAM FOLDER IF YOU DO NOT RECEIVE A RESPONSE by August 1st. 
ACCEPTED WORK
Work must be mounted and framed in a professional manner and properly wired for hanging. Clip-on and poster frames are not acceptable. Artists are responsible for any special hardware and instructions for installation. Artists submitting videos must supply all equipment necessary to view their work, as well as secure it to the wall/pedestal.
IMPORTANT DATES
Exhibition: September 2-October 10, 2020
Intake: Sunday, August 30, noon-4 pm
Reception: Friday, September 11, 5-8 pm
Gallery Talk: Thursday, September 24, 6 pm
Pick-up: Sunday, October 11, noon-4 pm
SHIPPED WORKS
must arrive no later than Thursday, August 27th. Shipping to and from the venue are the responsibility of the artist. Please include a return shipping label when shipping your work.
SALES
All works must be for sale. No ‘Price on Request’. Price may not change after entry. SC members pay 30% commission; all other artists pay 45%. Artists will be paid for sold work within 30 days of the close of the exhibition.

QUESTIONS?
Contact Treena Flannery Ericson at tericson@scarabclub.org.

Image: Miles Marie, Apollo 69–Astronaut 3, Photograph, 36″ x 27″, 2019

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