10% OF THE SUBMISSION FEES WILL BE DONATED TO PEOPLE IN NEED / WWW.PEOPLEINNEED.NET TO SUPPORT THEIR HUMANITARIAN MISSION IN UKRAINE

WOMEN UNITED ART MOVEMENT IS EXCITED TO ANNOUNCE A NEW CALL FOR ART FOR AN ONLINE EXHIBIT AND 3D VIRTUAL TOUR

PERFECT IMPERFECTION: FACES AND FIGURES

CALLING IN ALL WOMEN ARTISTS FOCUSING ON THE HUMAN FORM IN THEIR WORK

Curated by

ERIKA B HESS

www.erikabhess.com

Erika b Hess is a painter, curator, and host of the podcast I Like Your Work. Hess’s work includes paintings and drawings about gender, motherhood, and the environment. She is represented by Contemporary Art Matters in Columbus, OH. Recent exhibitions include “Summer in the City” curated by Contemporary Art Matters and an upcoming solo exhibition at Marietta College. Hess’s work has been exhibited nationally incluinding NYC, Brooklyn, Detroit, L.A., Boston and Philadelphia.

 

Her work has been featured in various publications and she has served on panels such as Cleveland Institute of Art’s, “Feminism Now: Exposing the Truth”, Boston University, “Building Collaborative Art Spaces”, and frequently lectures at colleges such as Wellesley University, Massachusetts College of Art & Design, Missouri State University, Eastern Michigan University, and many others.

 

In addition to her artwork, Hess is an active juror and curator for various publications and institutions. Hess was a co-founder of Musa Collective, an artist collective in Boston and is the creator and host of I Like Your Work podcast, a podcast dedicated to interviewing artists, curators and collectors. She currently writes an art column for Art SHE Makes Magazine.  

 

Hess received her MFA from Boston University.

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WHO IS THIS EXHIBIT FOR?

THIS ONLINE EXHIBIT IS OPEN TO ALL WOMEN ARTISTS WORKING IN DIVERSE MEDIA REGARDLESS OF THEIR AGE, LOCATION, EDUCATION, SEXUAL ORIENTATION, RACE AND STAGE IN THEIR CAREER (EMERGING, MID-CAREER, ESTABLISHED).

WE ARE ACCEPTING DRAWINGS, PAINTINGS, PHOTOGRAPHS, PRINTS, ANALOG AND DIGITAL COLLAGES, INSTALLATION AND SCULPTURE IMAGES, FIBER ART/EMBROIDERY.

SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTS

WEBSITE/SOCIAL MEDIA HANDLE

LOCATION

EMAIL ADDRESS

ARTIST BIO

ARTIST STATEMENT

UP TO 4 IMAGES (MIN 72 DPI, MAX FILE SIZE 1.5 MB)

SUBMISSION FEE EUR 26

10% OF THE SUBMISSION FEES WILL BE DONATED TO PEOPLE IN NEED / WWW.PEOPLEINNEED.NET TO SUPPORT THEIR HUMANITARIAN MISSION IN UKRAINE

DEADLINE FOR ENTRIES 7 APRIL 2022

All open call entries require a non-refundable submission fee. This non-refundable submission fee goes towards supporting our community of artists, creating opportunities and enhancing visibility online. Each open call is carefully curated, therefore, submission itself does not guarantee the artist being selected.

Should you experience any issues with uploading your files, submit the required work and information in an email to womenunitedartmovement@gmail.com. We will send you a PayPal invoice.

WHAT'S INCLUDED?

ONLINE EXHIBIT / VIRTUAL TOUR

ONLINE EXHIBIT PUBLISHED ON OUR WEBSITE

VIRTUAL TOUR THROUGH A 3D SOFTWARE KUNSTMATRIX

IG FEATURE

SELECTED ART

EXCERPT FROM ARTIST BIO/STATEMENT

NAME

SOCIAL MEDIA HANDLE

LOCATION

NEWSLETTER FEATURE

DOWNLOADABLE EXHIBIT CATALOGUE

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