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Open Call for Artwork


This is an open call for artwork for the upcoming themed gallery show entitled “Desire & Design”.

 

This show seeks to explore the the interplay of the elements of desire and design, ultimately suggesting God’s desire(s) through His design and grand meta-narrative.

Submission protocolswhich must be adhered to — can be found on our Gallery section of HopeArts.org.

Written and Digital Photographic Submissions (poetry, flash-fiction, essay/reflection) for our in-house art magazine (i.e. not as part of the hung gallery show) must still fill out the form before sending — the form provides / enables contact options.

FORM DEADLINE: MAY 21ST, NOON. (Pieces must be delivered to Hope Chapel’s pastor office/Debbie Bjork by Noon, May 28th.)

ll artists are encouraged to attend the catered gallery reception, Saturday June 1st, from 6:30 P.M. until 9:00 P.M.

Show Details : These “desires” may include (but aren’t limited to): those desires for His Son, to see Jesus exalted; Our desire(s) for security, safety, freedom, connection, rest, community, being heard and seen; God’s desire to see Humanity redeemed (or what redemption may “look like”); His and / or our desires for social justice; for fruit of the Spirit to be made manifest (fruit of love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, gentleness, self-control); desires for the meek to inherit the earth, for the merciful to be shown mercy; His desires for the hearts of fathers and sons to be turned towards one another; desires for Holiness and a Holy People of every tongue, tribe, nation; His desires for complete unity of faith, hope, love.


The design(s) can include (but aren’t limited to) : examples from biology, science, linguistics, mathematics, geometry; graphic and computer design; architecture.


A good source text from scripture to consider would be the New Testament book of Hebrews, for instance.

Entry form – Fill out the form below, scroll to the bottom and click “Submit”

Gallery Show Submissions Form

Gallery Show Submissions Form
  • Name of show you are entering.
  • Phone
  • Email
  • Medium / Type of Submission
  • Description -- briefly describe your piece, its concept, dimensions, special requirements (this shall used for artist card signage). Include any artist statement that goes along with piece (as it will be taken directly from this form). JPEGs to be emailed directly to Director or Gallery Manager.
  • Have you read Submissions Guidelines on http://www.hopearts.org/gallery-shows-entry-form.html
  • Opening and Panel Discussion Question -- If you plan to attend gallery opening, you would be willing to ...