This Year’s Juror
Exhibited in galleries and museums across the United States and Europe, Ganson’s work appeals to viewers of all ages and has been featured in everything from The New York Times Magazine to the cartoon series Arthur.
In addition to serving as this year’s juror, Ganson will engage with students and faculty at Edinboro University as well as present a free public lecture on Thursday, April 4th, 2019 at 7 pm in Compton Hall, room 107A.
For more information on the life and work of Arthur Ganson visit his website: http://arthurganson.com/
Submission & Fees
Deadline for online registration is March 10. Registration may still be made on drop-off days.
Artist should have their artist statements prepared ahead of time for quick processing. Artist statements should answer, “Why did you make this piece? What would you like people to know about your process and/or this work?” Artist statements will be displayed with your object.
Please note that entries, if accepted into the show, must be available from April 26th-September 1st. No accepted work may be withdrawn before the close of the show. Even though we’ll take great care of your work(s), please know that all entries are exhibited at the artist’s own risk. The Museum also reserves the right to photographically reproduce any submitted works for publicity or educational purposes. If you have questions please feel free to give us a call at (814) 459-5477.
All Media Welcome
Drop off Dates and Location
Thursday, 3/21 – Artist Happy Hour 5pm – 8pm
Friday, 3/22 5pm – 8pm
Saturday, 3/23 11am – 4pm
Thursday, 3/28 – Artist Happy Hour 5pm – 8pm
Friday, 3/29 5pm – 8pm
Saturday, 3/30 11am – 4pm (LAST DAY TO DROP OFF WORK)
When dropping off submissions please use the Museum’s main entrance on 20 East 5th Street. Out-of-town works may also be submitted. If submissions are mailed to the Museum, they must be prepaid, with a $15 handling fee and return postage.
Ship works to the Attention of Torie Pesta, Erie Art Museum 20 East 5th Street, Erie, PA 16507.
Deadline for registration and drop-off is Saturday, March 30th, 2019 at 4 pm
Notification of Acceptance/Rejection
All-Day Art Sale/Pick-up
Works not accepted for the exhibition must be picked up at the Museum on either Saturday, April 13th, 2019 between 11am – 5pm or Thursday, April 18th, 2019 between 11am – 8pm. The Museum is not responsible for rejected works not picked up by April 19th, 2019. If your work is not collected by April 19th, 2019 you will be charged a onetime fee of $25.
Accepted works need to be collected within two weeks of the show’s closing. The Museum is not responsible for work(s) not picked up by September 15th, 2019. If your piece(s) is not collected by September 15th, 2019 you will be charged a one-time fee of $25 when you pick it up.
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