NOW IS THE FUTUE – Summer Open Call 2019

Open call Deadline: SUNDAY JULY 21 3pm
Notification: July 22
Exhibition Dates: August 1- 18
Delivery of selected works: TBC via acceptance email
Opening Reception: Thursday August: 1, 6-9pm

We are obsessed with the past but always thinking about the future, and as we live in the moment we always think that tomorrow will be better.

We are looking for a representation of your perception of the future in the past -Visions of future cities, landscapes, personal hopes and dreams.
So much we thought up as fiction has become real.
How did you think of the future 1/5/10 years ago?
Where are we headed?
Where are you headed?

Guidelines:
-Artwork must be original and come from you – the artist. (no digital reproductions).
-Artist must live in NYC or NJ.
-There is no entry fee to submit your work but accepted artists pay a hanging fee of $30, by cash, check or Venmo.
-Hanging fees go directly toward the expenses of the exhibition and the reception.
-Work must be ready to hang ie; frames or wired, no clips or pins –no size limit and prices bellow $1,000 ( we hold the right to make exceptions )
-Please SUBMIT up to 4 images of the works you like to show, include title, year, dimension, material, and price along with submissions and embed title in jpeg to opencall@localproject.org including NOW IS THE FUTURE in the subject.
-Jpegs must not exceed 2mb. Don’t send links to look at work.
Local Project takes a 30% fee if your work is sold. Sales will be finalized at the end of each exhibition.
-This exhibition will be Juried by LP curators John Baber and Carolina Peñafiel.

-Once notified, you will be guided to drop off dates, payment must be done at drop off. 
-Artists are responsible for the drop-off and pick-up of any and all artwork. 
-Any artwork left without notice for more than a week after the end of the show at LP, Local Project will not be held responsible.