AMoA call for printmaking

Amarillo Museum of Art
Call for Work–AMoA Biennial 600–Printmaking
The AMoA (Amarillo Museum of Art) Biennial 600: Printmaking will be an exhibition of artwork selected, from works submitted by artists residing within a 600-mile radius of Amarillo, Texas. Juror: Kathleen Edwards, Chief Curator, University of Iowa Museum of Art.

Eligible Works:
The prints must be works of graphic art created as original works. They cannot be copies of works in another medium. Eligible artworks include hand-pulled prints created with intaglio, lithography, relief, serigraphy, or experimental methods. No photographs or digital reproductions will be accepted. Maximum dimensions of each work are 96 x 96 inches, including frame.
The works must be ready for professional installation. All framed prints must use Plexiglas. No special handling or installation instructions accepted, unless the selected artist is on site to assist with the installation.

Entry Guidelines:
Digital images with 300 dpi resolution copied on a CD/DVD is the only accepted format for submission. (No MAC-FORMATTED IMAGES). Entry CDs will not be returned.
Each artist may submit a maximum of THREE entries, each consisting of one full-view image and one detail (e.g. 6 images total).
Please label the CD/DVD with your full name. Label digital image with your name and title of the work. Entry CDs/DVDs will not be returned.
A jury fee of $30.00 (cashier’s or personal checks) must be included in the envelope with the digital images and the completed entry.

Transit and Liability:
Artists whose works are selected for the exhibition are responsible for shipping or hand-delivering artworks to and from Museum in re-usable cartons or crates. All works must have a return address label. A bar-coded shipping label or adequate postage for return shipping must be included with all shipped works.
Artists must cover the cost of insurance while the works are in transit. The works in the exhibition will be insured while in the possession of AMoA. AMoA is not responsible for damage due to improper packing. No Styrofoam peanuts allowed as packing materials.

Four cash awards: Best of Show, $700; 1st Place, $500; 2nd Place, $200; and 3rd Place, $100.

Mail submissions to: Amarillo Museum of Art, 2200 South Van Buren Street, Amarillo, TX 79109
For further information, contact Arlette Klaric or Alex Gregory at 806.371.5050 or or


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