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Call for Artists for the 2017-18 Bassett Gallery

The Bassett Gallery at the Fine Arts Center of Kershaw County (FAC) is currently accepting artist materials for consideration for exhibition in the Bassett Gallery to be scheduled from September 2017 through May 2018. Submissions for both solo and group exhibitions will be considered.

Submitting artists must send samples via email; linked to a "cloud" portfolio (Drop Box, Google Drive); or by sending a CD or flash drive with at least 10 images. These images should encompass the artists' methods and styles, and should reflect the proposed exhibition.

A resume, submission form, description of the style of work, its size and medium used should all be included. Submissions must also include a brief artist statement. All forms of artistic mediums will be considered.

Submission forms can be found on the Fine Arts Center website at www.fineartscenter.org/gallery, or you may drop by the FAC Box Office located at 810 Lyttleton Street to get a copy.

Materials will be accepted through May 15, 2017. Please send to:

Bassett Gallery Exhibits Committee
Fine Arts Center of Kershaw County
810 Lyttleton Street
Camden, SC 29020

You may also email submission materials to jpeterson@fineartscenter.org. For questions regarding submissions, contact Jane Peterson at jpeterson@fineartscenter.org or by phone at 803-425-7676 ext. 305.

NOTE: Artists are responsible for load-in, hanging, and tear-down of the exhibit. Any expenses incurred by the artist(s) for travel, set-up, tear-down, etc. of any exhibition are not covered by the FAC. The cost of exhibiting in the Bassett Gallery is the full responsibility of the artist(s). Artists should be willing to allow some or all of the pieces in the exhibition to be available for purchase. The selected artists will be notified by the FAC no later than June 30, 2017.

Exhibitions in the Bassett Gallery normally change every four to six weeks. The Gallery is free and open to the public. Hours are 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday-Wednesday and Friday, 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. on Thursday. The Fine Arts Center of Kershaw County is located at 810 Lyttleton Street in Camden.

Date

April 10, 2017 to May 15, 2017