The exhibition may include works of various scales, as well as drawings in multiple parts, and drawing installations.
Dates for this second installment of the exhibition are November 14 through Friday, December 15, 2017.
Works will be selected for the exhibition by: Christine Wuenschel, associate professor of Art & Design at Purdue University, Eric Penington, continuing lecturer of Art & Design at Purdue University, and Liz Erlewine, Interim Director of Purdue University Galleries.
Open to artists over the age of 18 residing in the United States. Any media considered by the artist as appropriate to the contemporary practice of drawing is eligible. Traditional media, alternative media, as well as innovative and experimental approaches are encouraged. All works submitted for exhibition must be original and completed in the years 2014 through 2017. Submissions of any size and format will be considered. All submitted work must be able to be shipped (flat or rolled) by common carrier or hand-delivered. Exhibiting artists will be responsible for all shipping expenses involved in participating in the exhibition. Current faculty, staff, and students at Purdue University are ineligible.
A non-refundable entry fee of $30 entitles the artist to submit up to three (3) entries; one view and one detail per work (total 6 images).
- Entrants may submit up to three (3) entries of original works. Selections will be made from digital images in the form of jpg files (images should have a maximum file dimension of eight inches at resolution of 300 dpi).
- Files should be named with the artist's last name and lettered to correspond to the entry form (i.e. Smith_A). Artists may include one detail per entry if considered relevant (Smith_Adetail). All images should be of the highest quality to ensure accurate consideration.
- Entries must be received via Submittable by Friday, September 22nd.
- Notification of acceptance will be made via email the week of October 2nd.
Accepted artworks must be professionally prepared for exhibition and must include detailed instructions for installation or assembly as necessary. The jurors reserve the right to reject works which differ significantly from the original digital image submission.
A catalogue will be produced for the exhibition. Each entrant will receive a copy of the catalogue, available on site in the gallery and with return of artwork.
Shipping and Hand Delivery
All accepted entries will be insured while at Purdue Galleries. Exhibiting artists are expected to insure their own works during initial transit to Purdue Galleries. Every precaution will be taken in handling the entries, but Purdue University will not be responsible for loss or damage however caused.
Friday, September 22nd - entries due
4th Annual High School Student Online Art
Competition at Purdue University
This competition seeks artworks in all media and subject matter. All high school students residing in the United States (grades 9-12) are eligible to enter. Cash prizes will be awarded for all grade levels.
DEADLINE: Friday, November 3rd, 2017
All high school students (grades 9 – 12) residing in the United States are eligible to enter. Entries must be original works of art. All-media are eligible: 2D (drawing, painting, printmaking, photography), 3D (sculpture, ceramics, jewelry, textiles), and digital (video, coding, etc.). Up to four works per student may be submitted.
Fabian Winkler, Associate Professor of Electronic and Time-Based Art at Purdue; Min Kim Park, Assistant Professor of Photography at Purdue; Christine Wuenschel, Associate Professor of Art at Purdue; Charles Gick, Professor of Art at Purdue.
All accepted works will be displayed online. An awards ceremony will be held on Friday, December 1st, 5:30 – 7 pm, in the Rueff Galleries, Pao Hall. The online exhibition will be displayed on the Rueff Galleries’ website by Friday, December 1st, 2017. (cla.purdue.edu/rueffgalleries/HIGHSCHOOL)
Cash prizes will be awarded, including: 1st prize, 2nd prize, and 3rd prize. Other prizes will be awarded at each grade level.
ENTRIES DUE: Friday, November 3rd, 2017
NOTIFICATION OF ACCEPTANCE: Monday, November 10th, 2017
AWARDS CEREMONY: Friday, December 1st, 2017