Arts Council of Hillsborough County Call for Artists

Call: Outside the Box 4, Palm Beach

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DEADLINE: October 1, 2017

OUTSIDE THE BOX4, curated by Lisa Rockford, is the 4th biennial exhibition of outdoor, site-specific art in Palm Beach County.  This unique and alternative format, situated at the prestigious Whitespace – The Mordes Collection, features innovative, contemporary installations and performances that interact with the landscape & outdoor environment. Whitespace is located at 2805 N. Australian Avenue in West Palm Beach, 33407. The 2016 event featured 45 installations and performances, attracted hundreds of art enthusiasts, and covered extensively in the press.

Open call for proposals from artists within reasonable driving distance of South Florida. Artists must be able to be on site for all dates.

  • Installation Art, Sculpture/Mixed Media, Inflatables, Vinyl Wraps, Video Art, New Media, Sound art, And Performances are ideal.
  • The curator will give preference to installations that include interactive and/or multi-sensory elements, and incorporate or adapt well to the site.
  • All Installations should incorporate a light source and have visual impact/high aesthetic appeal.

Prizes total $1500, including $1000 Best in Show, and a $500 First place. Prize Jury Panel:  Lisa Rockford – Independent Curator, Adrienne Chadwick, Deputy director of Education, Perez Art Museum, TBD

MORE INFO: See the website.

Post expires on Monday October 2, 2017