Live Oak Art Center


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    2016 LOAC JURIED ART EXHIBITION
***Deadline for entry extended to July 30th***


LIVE OAK ART CENTER . 1014 MILAM COLUMBUS, TEXAS

September 3rd -October 22nd, 2016

THE LIVE OAK ART CENTER 2014 ANNUAL IS A JURIED COMPETITION THAT OFFERS HIGH PUBLIC VISIBILITY IN CENTRAL TEXAS AND A CHANCE TO SHARE IN $1000 IN CASH AWARDS

  
This years Juror will be announced ASAP.


AWARDS & ELIGIBILITY

The cash awards will be as follows: $600 First Place, $300 Second Place, $100 Third Place chosen by the juror. All entries must be original works by artist residing within 250 miles of Columbus, done without supervision and completed in the last 2 years. All entries must be suitable for public setting.


EXHIBITION AGREEMENT, REPRODUCTION & SALES 
The juror reserves the right to exclude any entry deemed too fragile for display, too cumbersome to handle, or not accurately represented by slide/image. Permission to reproduce artwork for publicity is considered granted unless otherwise stated in writing by the artist. Sales from the exhibition will be encouraged, unless otherwise specified by the artist. Checks for sales will be made out to the artist. LOAC is a non-profit organization and requests 30% of the sales price be made as a tax deductible donation. Final decision for inclusion in the LOAC Annual Juried Exhibition will be made by the juror. Submission of entries constitutes agreement to the considerations set forth above.

CALENDAR

Images with entry form due.................................................... postmarked by July 30, 2016
Notification of acceptance...........................................................................August 13, 2016
Deliver Work.......................................................August 24th-27, August 31, Sept. 1,  2016
Opening and Awards Presentation............................................................September 3, 2016
Exhibition Ends........................................................................................October 22, 2016
Pick up work.......................................................................................October 26-29, 2016

MEDIA

Entries may be any medium, including painting, photography, sculpture, clay and works on paper. All works of art must be no larger than 72 " x 72 " and if chosen must be completed and ready to hang. Must hang by a wire. No V- shaped small hangers. Sculpture must be no larger than 3' x 3' at base and no more than10' high. Please do not submit works that hang from ceiling or by large bolts or weigh more than 100 pounds.

SHIPMENT, RETURN & LIABILITY    

Delivery instructions will accompany notification of acceptance. All art must be shipped in reusable containers and delivered by hand or commercial carrier. Artwork that is shipped must have prepaid return postage label included. The Live Oak Art Center will not be responsible for damage to, loss or deterioration of any work while in transit. Upon receipt LOAC will insure works while in the building until July 23, 2016.

SUBMISSION, FEE & DUE DATE   

Artist must submit digital images on a CD that is PC compatible. We need to have high quality standard JPG images. The resolution of image should be 150 DPI minimum; 300 DPI maximum. Images need to be reasonable size (under 2 MB is good). Dimensions should be approximately 1920 pixels. Label each digital image with only the entry number that matches entry number on submitted form. CDs will not be returned unless requested. If you want CD returned enclose a large self addressed, envelope with pre paid shipping label enclosed if you would like the return of your CD.

A non- refundable fee of $35 is due with up to 3 entries postmarked by June 30, 2016.


Make Checks Payable to:

Live Oak Art Center

Mail to:

Live Oak Art Center
1014 Milam
Columbus, Texas 78934