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Exhibition Opportunities

Kent State University & The University of Akron

Undergraduate Art Show

Hosted & Sponsored by GAR Foundation


GAR Submission Form

SHOW DATES & LOCATION: February 21, 2019 - November 15, 2019 at the Andrew Jackson House, GAR Foundation, 277 E Mill Street Akron, OH 44308

OPENING RECEPTION: Thursday, February 21, 2019 (5 p.m. - 7 p.m.) at the Andrew Jackson House

CURATOR:     Marissa Tiroly,

                        Assistant to the Director of Galleries,

                        School of Art, Kent State University

                        Email Contact: mtiroly@kent.edu

AWARDS: GAR Foundation will award students a stipend of $100 per selected entry. Up to three (3) entries may be selected and awarded per student.

ELIGIBILITY: This call for submissions is open ONLY to KSU and UA SOPHOMORE, JUNIOR, and SENIOR BFA/BA students currently enrolled full-time or part-time in the Schools of Art. GAR Foundation is in search of 2D, slight relief 3D media, and 3D artwork to be displayed in their headquarters located in the Historic Andrew Jackson House. Installation, film, and video works are not eligible. All artwork must be original in design, concept, and execution.


Two-dimensional works requiring framing (prints, drawings, photography, collage, mixed media, etc) may not exceed 31 inches x 39 inches.

Larger works not requiring a frame may not exceed 4 feet vertically or horizontally and no greater than 2 inches in depth.

Three-dimensional work may be no larger than one cubic foot: 12 inches x 12 inches x 12 inches (height x width x depth).

SUBMISSIONS AND FEES: There is no fee to submit. Only original works may be submitted. Artwork should be submitted digitally in .jpg format to the online application available.
No slides, photographs, CDs or DVDs will be accepted. Each student may submit up to three (3) individual works for consideration. 


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