Printed Matter

Deadline: Sunday, October 18, 2015 

Exhibition Dates: December 5, 2015 – January 17, 2016                                                 

Target Gallery explores the fine art of printed matter. This exhibition will feature editioned work at affordable prices, as well as a library of artists’ books and zines. This call is open to national and international artists working in printmaking, illustration, graphic design, artists’ books, and zines.

Juror: Gretchen Schermerhorn
Ms. Schermerhorn is currently the Artistic Director at Pyramid Atlantic, an art center dedicated to the creation and preservation of hand printmaking, papermaking and the art of the book, in Silver Spring, Maryland. She received her MFA in Printmaking from Arizona State University in 2004, and since then has completed artist residencies at Women’s Studio Workshop in New York, Columbia College Center for Book and Paper in Chicago, Seacourt Print Workshop in Northern Ireland, and California State University. Her prints, installations and works on paper have been exhibited in New York, Boston and Washington DC, and her work is in national and international collections.

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TRENDING, Contemporary Art Now!

Deadline: Wednesday, September 30th 2015                                                                  

Exhibition Dates: January 23 – February 28, 2016

The Women’s Caucus for Art, hosted by Target Gallery at the Torpedo Factory with juror Elizabeth K. Garvey announces a Call for Art: ‘Trending: Contemporary Art Now!’ for January 23 -February 28, 2016.

TRENDING seeks works that are driving the direction of contemporary art. Show us your visually compelling and conceptually exciting work that signal the direction of where art is headed. WCA seeks art in all media that are leading edge and have the potential to go viral. Show us your most interesting work!

This show is non-themed. The juror, Elizabeth K. Garvey, will select the strongest works based on her experience as a Chelsea (NY) gallerist and collector of contemporary art. “Trending…” seeks to promote innovative established artists and nurture promising talent from the next generation of women artists. Share your art with us and the world!

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For a hard copy of a prospectus, send a SASE to:
Target Gallery, Torpedo Factory Art Center
105 North Union Street, Alexandria, VA 22314

Call: 703-838-4565 x 4