call for entry: Good Things … Come in Small Packages – Juror: Doug Peltzman

November 11 – December 17

Juried by Doug Peltzman, Good Things is looking for exquisite ceramic
work, both sculptural and functional, that is no larger than 8″ x 8″ x
8″. Mixed Media work should be predominantly ceramics. Deadline to
enter September 2, 2016. Entry fee $30 for 3 entries, $5 for each
additional entry.

Prospectus and entry info: https://www.rochesterarts.org/good-things/

Entry Deadline (Postmark): September 2, 2016

Genesee Center for the Arts & Education
713 Monroe Ave
Rochester, NY 14607
www.rochesterarts.org
(585) 271 – 5183

Residency Opportunity – Genesee Pottery

Genesee Pottery (at the Genesee Center for the Arts & Education in Rochester, NY)

September 2015-August 2016
Application Deadline: April 15, 2015
A
year-long residency program in a community ceramics studio in
Rochester, NY. Residents are given materials at cost, and free firing,
as well as studio space and 24/7 access. The Residents agree to a
combined 15 hours of studio/gallery/teaching per week. The
residency begins September, 2015 and runs through August, 2016.
Applicants are juried by a staff panel and emphasis is put on the
portfolio’s quality of work and the candidates expressed desire to be a
part of a community studio. There is no bias or preference for
functional work over sculptural or vice-versa.
Please complete the application below and submit with the following required items:
  • CD with 15-20 images of recent (within a year) work (300dpi jpgs)
  • Written descriptions of images, including size, materials and titles
  • CV/Resume
  • Artist statement 
  • 2 letters of recommendation 
Mail your completed application with the above materials to: 
Genesee Pottery, 713 Monroe Avenue
Rochester, NY 14607.
Questions about the residency or your application? 
Contact: Kate Whorton at pottery@geneseearts.org or (585) 271-5183

call for artists: upcoming opportunities at Genesee Pottery

History in the Making | October 2014

Open to all original work, functional or sculptural, traditional or contemporary, that incorporates historically-based design elements, themes, materials, or applications. (Historical can be defined as a significant trend or tradition 20 years or older.) Mixed media pieces should be predominantly ceramics.

Juror: Fred Herbst

Fred Herbst is a Professor of Art at Corning Community College in Corning, New York. (view his website here)
Applications due: August 10, 2014.

You may make submissions using the form on their website, or click here to download the prospectus.
Exhibition Proposals | 2014–2015
The Firehouse Gallery is currently accepting proposals for solo and group exhibitions for its 2014–2015 gallery calendar. All ceramic-based work will be considered, mixed-media work must be predominantly ceramic. Proposals are reviewed on a rolling basis.

To apply, please send the following:
A cd with 15-20 images of recent work. (300dpi jpeg)
Hardcopy of image descriptions including: size, materials, titles
CV/Resume
Artist statement
Letter of intent

Mail to: The Firehouse Gallery at Genesee Pottery, 713 Monroe Ave, Rochester, NY 14607

Call for entry: History in the making (postmark deadline is tomorrow!)

History in the Making | September 2013

National
juried exhibition featuring original works in traditional and
contemporary ceramics that incorporate historically-based design
elements, themes, materials, or applications in the creation of the
work. “Historical” may be interpreted as a significant trend or
tradition that is 25 years or older.

Juror: Jane Shellenbarger (website)
Applications due: July 10, 2013 (view/print prospectus here)

http://www.geneseearts.org/submissions.php

Call for entry: History in the making @ the Genesee Centre

History in the Making | September 2013
National
juried exhibition featuring original works in traditional and
contemporary ceramics that incorporate historically-based design
elements, themes, materials, or applications in the creation of the
work. “Historical” may be interpreted as a significant trend or
tradition that is 25 years or older.

Juror: Jane Shellenbarger (website)
Applications due: July 10, 2013 (view/print prospectus here)

Genesee Center for the Arts & Education
Main Office

713 Monroe Avenue

Rochester, NY 14607
585 – 244 -1730

Email the main office