Call For Entries: “Beyond the Garden Gate”

Call for Entries- 7th Annual Juried Art Show

“Beyond the Garden Gate”, South Shore Natural Science Center
June 28- August 27, 2011

The South Shore Natural Science Center is calling all artists to submit two dimensional framed, artwork in the following medias: oil, watercolor, acrylic, pencil, pastel, mixed media and photography for an upcoming exhibition, Beyond the Garden Gate, in Vine Hall Gallery.

Theme: “Beyond the Garden Gate”
Works must reflect a garden theme. Entry is open to all artists and photographers. Work must be original, completed within the last three years, and not previously exhibited in a Vine Hall Gallery show.

Fee & Sales
A non-refundable entry fee of $5 per piece for Science Center members and $10 per piece for non-members will be charged. All works must be for sale. The Science Center will retain a commission of 30% on all artwork sold. Proceeds from art sales are directed toward expanding the Science Center’s environmental education programs. Prizes will be awarded.

All due care will be exercised in handling the works submitted. The artist is responsible for secure framing and suspension. The Science Center will not be responsible for work left after the pickup date(s). Artwork left over 30 days will become the property of the South Shore Natural Science Center.

Artwork Registration Dates
Monday, June 20: 12:30 - 5:00pm
Tuesday, June 21: 12:30 - 5:00pm

To be considered for the exhibition, original two-dimensional artwork/photos expressing the Beyond the Garden Gate theme must be hand delivered to the South Shore Natural Science Center. A registration form must be submitted at the time of artwork delivery. All artwork must be securely framed and ready to hang. No clip-on frames or saw-tooth hangers. All artists will be notified of their status by telephone or email by late Thursday afternoon, June 23.

Work not accepted can be picked up at the Science Center on Friday, June 24 & Tuesday June 28, 2011.

Show Dates
June 28– August 27, 2011

Opening Reception
Tuesday, July 19th 6:00-7:30PM

South Shore Natural Science Center
48 Jacobs Lane, Norwell

Info: Contact Judy Azanow, PR Director
781-659-2559, ext 203 or email

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