4Cs Spring Art Show--Call to Artists..."Women: the Image"

Spring Show at the Higgins Gallery at Cape Cod Community College ? Women: the Image...."Call to Artists"

A unique exhibition of images taken by women with today?s latest technology, the cell phone camera, will be featured at the Higgins Gallery of Cape Cod Community College, March 5th through April 6th. Guest curator, Alyssa Ringler invites women artists everywhere to be part of the upcoming exhibition titled, Women: the Image.

She states, ?As women, we feel interconnectedness with those of our gender regardless of age, language, religion and race. However, we share a common existence that is often overlooked. Women: the Image intends to revive these relationships with the aid of the cellular phone. We may be separated by miles of ocean, or perhaps we are standing side by side. Where are you??

Images must be unaltered, unedited by the artist, and submitted into one or more of the following categories:

  1. What does the title Women: the Image mean to you?
  2. Women creating.
  3. Women as inspiration.
  4. Women and war.
  5. Where are the women?

The show is open to all professional/emerging female artists age 18 and up from around the world. Artists who wish to participate in Women: the Image may submit up to three (3) images. However, submission does NOT guarantee acceptance. Photographs should be thematically appropriate to one or more of the categories, and must meet other show criteria. Detailed information about this call for artists and the exhibit itself can be found at: www.womentheimage.com. Artists also may email [email protected] for questions or to request an entry form.

Four, $100 cash prizes will be awarded for ?Best In Show? as selected by a panel of jurors. There is no restriction on image size. However, each must be submitted in the .jpg file format. Selected images will be archivaly printed in varying sizes by the Curator, Alyssa Ringler. Image color and content will NOT be altered when printed.

Show and Reception Date: The expected run date of Women: the Image is March 5th 2007 until April 6th 2007. An opening reception will be held March 23rd 2007 from 5-7:30 pm.

Deadline:  All entries must be received by January 25th 2007. Artists selected will be notified by email by late February 2007.

The Higgins Art Gallery at Cape Cod Community College offers students and community a varied selection of events, exhibitions and special presentations.

Images from ongoing and recently shown exhibits can be seen at www.higginsartgallery.org.

Cape Cod Community College, 2240 Iyanough Road, West Barnstable, MA 02668

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