CALL FOR ART

BODIES – A pop up virtual art exhibition featuring works that celebrate the body from multiple points of view. One or many, defined or silhouette, realistic or conceptual, all types of human bodies are valid. Disabled bodies, trans bodies, fat bodies, all bodies will be celebrated. Established and emerging artists worldwide are invited to submit their own interpretation as long as the works are in line with the theme. All media will be considered including painting, sculpture, dance/movement, and film. See below for more details on submission guidelines.

HOW TO APPLY
Please read the full guidelines and terms before completing the application process. Review the dates and deadlines at the bottom of this page. Entries can only be submitted online via the submission link below.

ELIGIBLE MEDIA
Accepting all forms of art that clearly employ and represent the theme. Eligible media include, but are not limited to: installation, film, dance/movement, drawing, painting, mixed media, oil/chalk pastels, block/ink print, pottery/vessels, sculpture, assemblage, digital art, collage, fiber/textile art, art installation, and contemporary craft.  Submissions are open to local, regional, national and international artists.

SELECTION CRITERIA

  • Originality: Artistic quality, artistic ambition, and inventiveness.
  • Skill & Technique: Artistic professionalism, technical execution, and craftsmanship
  • Application of Materials: Selection of materials, how well they utilized their materials
  • Overall Presentation: Compelling subject matter, aesthetic quality, clear artistic context to the theme
  • Submission Completion: All necessary information filled, clear quality photos, correct file type uploaded

PUBLICITY
The exhibition will be publicized locally, regionally, nationally, and internationally via our social media platforms, email, and press release. The Ikouii Creative reserves the right to use photographs and/or digital images of any accepted work for the purpose of publicity for either the exhibit or the artist.

NUMBER OF ENTRIES + SUBMISSION FEE
Each artist is limited to four (4) works per submission*.

**ALL ORIGINAL WORK MUST BE FOR SALE. NO NFS – PRINTS OKAY**

$15 (USD) Non-Member Artists
$10 (USD) Ikouii Artist Members

Submission fees are non-refundable/non-transferable.
Payments must be submitted online at the time of application.

The exhibition will open online at ikouii.com on May 28, 2021.

DEADLINE MAY 15, 2021.