Call for Entries: “She Inspires” Group Show at The Untitled Space gallery, New York
A Group Exhibition Curated by Indira Cesarine
OPEN FOR ARTISTS SUBMISSIONS
Submission deadline: March 20, 2017
EXHIBITION ON VIEW
MAY 2017 (DATES TBC)
THE UNTITLED SPACE GALLERY
45 Lispenard Street Unit 1W NYC 10013
NOTE UPDATED INFORMATION AS OF 3/5/2017!
This spring, The Untitled Space will be presenting exhibit, “She Inspires,” a group show curated by Indira Cesarine. In the divisive and challenging era we are currently experiencing filled with political turmoil, protest and uncertainty, it is important to reflect on those that inspire us. The exhibition, “She Inspires” will present artworks of many mediums, exploring female role models that have made a positive impact on the world. Each work will be an ode to a woman or group of women that has shaped our past and/or will help form our future. The exhibit aims to not only explore themes of inspiration of present day female role models, but also the legacy of women who have paved the way, and to inspire and empower others with visual art on the subject.
20+ artists will be selected for the exhibit, which is open to submissions. Artwork submitted to the exhibition should be inspired by a woman with an artist statement on how and why that work is inspired specifically by that individual. Artists may submit up to 5 works of art for consideration. Acceptable mediums include photography, painting, drawing, printmaking, sculpture, mixed media, textile art, among others. Works can be figurative, abstract, or metaphorical takes on the subjects, feel free to be creative. Subjects of works can be historical or contemporary women who have in some way, shape or form, through their actions, words or legacy have inspired the artist. All artwork must be framed and ready to hang. The exhibit is open to male and female professional artists. New works created in 2017 will be prioritized.
All accepted entries will be featured in the exhibition at The Untitled Space gallery, on The Untitled Space website, including an artist bio and description of the work as well as on Artsy.net among other media outlets.
10% of exhibition proceeds will benefit non-profit She Should Run, a non-partisan 501(c)3 organization expanding the talent pool of future elected female leaders.
ABOUT THE UNTITLED SPACE:
The Untitled Space is an art gallery located in Tribeca, New York in a landmark building on Lispenard Street. Founded in 2014 by Indira Cesarine, the gallery features an ongoing curation of exhibits of emerging and established contemporary artists exploring conceptual framework and boundary pushing ideology through mediums of painting, sculpture, printmaking, photography, video and performance art. The gallery is committing to exploring new ideas vis-à-vis traditional and new mediums and highlights a program of “Women in Art” as well as special events aligned with our creative vision.