Catalyst / Juried Show 2014


Gallery Route One’s 29th Annual Juried Show, 2014

Juror: Scott Shields, Associate Director and Chief curator Crocker Art Museum in Sacramento

Exhibition Dates: January 17 – February 9, 2014
Opening Reception Sunday, January 19, 3-5 p.m.
Entry Deadline: Friday, December 6, 2013

$250 for Best of Show
3 non-cash Awards of Merit

All Northern California Artists

All media except video, crafts, jewelry

Artwork not to exceed 5’-0” (60”) in any direction

Maximum of 4 entries per Artist; 1 image per artwork entry for 2D pieces. 1-2 images per artwork for 3D pieces.

$12/1 entry
$30/3 entries
$35/4 entries

APPLICATION & PAYMENT: must be made online, payment through PayPal at the end of  the entry form. Note: you do not need to set up an account in order to use Paypal: you may use it to make a one time payment with a credit card.

JURYING PROCESS: Jurying will be done  from digital images: jpg only, 1- 2MB ( no larger than 2mb) Other formats (pdf, tiff, png, etc ) will not be accepted.

NOTIFICATION: Notification of acceptance or exclusion from the exhibition will be sent via email in late December. Incomplete email applications or images that do not follow the listed guidelines will not be accepted.

DELIVERY OF ART: Accepted artwork must be hand delivered to GRO on Saturday January 11, 2014 between 2-5 pm; no exceptions. Please mark this date on your calendar now so that you are available to deliver your work.

ART CONDITION: Artwork must be clean, framed, wired and ready to hang or place on a base. Paint & any other materials must be dry. LABEL each artwork on the back or bottom of the piece with your Name, Phone #, email address, Title of Work, Medium, and Price or (NFS) Note: this price will be the list price in the gallery and includes the gallery’s 45% sales commission.

INSURANCE: GRO  does not offer insurance to cover your artwork. If you require insurance for your piece, feel free to pursue on your own.

SALES: Unless marked NFS, work will be for sale at the price indicated by the artist upon submission of entry, plus tax. Gallery Route One’s commission is 45%. Once a piece is accepted into this exhibit, sale of that piece is subject to GRO’s commission until the end of the exhibit.

PICK UP OF ARTWORK: All artwork MUST be picked up Sunday, February 9 at 5 pm. Since GRO has no storage facility for artwork, works not retrieved on this date will be charged $5 per day for storage. No art will be returned by mail. Art will not be released before the exhibit ends at 5 pm on Sunday February 9.

ABOUT OUR JUROR: SCOTT SHIELDS, Associate Director and Chief Curator at the Crocker Art Museum in Sacramento, holds an M.A. and Ph.D. in art history from the University of Kansas.  He has 18 years of professional experience in museums in the Midwest and California and has curated numerous exhibitions and written articles for various scholarly journals, including the Smithsonian’s journal American Art. In 2014 and 2015 he is curating exhibitions and authoring books on Jules Tavernier, Armin Hansen, and David Ligare.

Gallery Route One is honored to have Mr Shields as our juror this year.