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2018 8th Regional Juried Biennial Exhibition

September 7 - October 14, 2018

The Rehoboth Art League
Corkran and Tubbs Galleries
Registration Fee: 40.00

Only online entries will be reviewed

Open to all artists living in Delaware, Maryland, Pennsylvania, New Jeresy, Virginia, West Virginia, and Washington, D.C., this exhibition represents a strong collection of works by emerging and master-level fine artists. There will be $2,500 dollars (in total) cash awards.  The artist winning the Best in Show award will receive a $1,500.00 cash award also solo exhibition running concu to our 9th Regional Juried Biennial Exhibition in September 2020. Fine art works in both 2-D and 3-D media are accepted.

Theme: There is no theme for this exhibition.

Juror and Awards Judge: Ben Simons, Director of the Academy Art Museum in Easton Maryland. Mr. Simons received a Masters of Arts and a Masters of Philosophy/AbD in English from Yale University. Previous positions have included the Robyn and John Davis Chief Curator of the Nantucket Historical Association, Campaign Office for the Smithsonian American Art Museum, and Board Member of the Maryland Citizens for the Arts.

Application Deadline: Wednesday, August 1, 2018 at noon
Notification of Acceptance: By Friday, August 17, 2018 at 5:00pm
Delivery of Works (if accepted): August 18 - September 2, 2018
Opening Reception: Friday, September 7, 5-7 pm
Gallery Talk with Ben Simons, Saturday, September 8, 2pm
Juror: Ben Simons, Director, Academy Art Museum, Easton, MD
Pick up of Unsold Works: Sunday, October 14 - October 28, 2018

Best in Show: One thousand five hundred dollars ($1,500.00) and a future solo show at the RAL in  2020 (concurrent with the 9th Regional Biennial Exhibition).
Juror's Awards of Excellence (3): Two hundred fifty dollars ($250.00) each
Honorable Mention (2): One hundred twenty-five dollars ($125.00) each

Submission Requirements
Each artist may submit up to three (3) works for review. Submitted works must be produced no earlier than 2016 and never have been displayed in any RAL gallery/exhibiton. There is no size restriction for works in this exhibition. Submission images must be less than 4MB each.  Upon each submission, you will receive an email confirming acceptance. You may re-enter the call until the deadline to delete, change, and/or edit your submissions. Check out this instructional video to resize larger images to under 4MB using both Mac and Windows operating systems.

Pick-up and Delivery
Delivery dates are as noted above. Pick-up dates are within 14 days following the last day of the exhibition. All artwork must be picked up by the artist and/or shipping arrangements prepaid and prearranged by the artist at the end date of the show. RAL is not responsible for the return of any artwork(s) if unclaimed, or when no arrangements have been made. There is a storage fee of five dollars ($5.00) / day / piece for any work(s) that remains at the RAL after 14 days following the close of the exhibition.
 The RAL is not responsible for any wrapping materials or boxes left at the time of delivery.

Works must be displayed throughout the entire length of the exhibition.  All 2-D works must be wall hung ready. Any special requirements for hanging must be discussed with the Artistic Director in advance of delivery.

All works must be available for sale. The artist will receive a sixty-five percent (65%) payment for any works sold during this exhibition. Following the exhibition: the artist must pay a thirty (35%) percent commission to the RAL for any work(s) sold outside of the RAL to a buyer who was introduced to the work(s) while on display during this exhibition. 

Any works remaining at the RAL after two (2) months past the end date of this exhibition may be forfeited to the Rehoboth Art League.

By submitting works into this exhibition, you agree to the above terms and conditions.