Archive for December 11, 2009

December 14th- Call for Submissions for Daniel Cooney On-line Emerging Artist Auction

Call for Submissions for Daniel Cooney On-line Emerging Artist Auction

This is a  rolling submissions process, but to be considered for  the first Auction of 2010, the work must be in by December 14th.

From the announcement:
Daniel Cooney has teamed up with iGavel once again to present a new
round of artist auctions.
Details for submission:
The new auctions include a curated selection of works of art by
promising emerging talent. The auction is a showcase before an
audience of collectors, dealers, museum professionals and gallery
owners. To ensure equal and fair representation all works are
presented with reserves set at $200.

Submissions will be accepted on a rolling basis. To submit you must
meet the following requirements:

- Undergraduate student works will not be accepted
– All mediums are welcome besides installation works
– Artists cannot have gallery or commercial representation
– Some prior exhibition or publication experience is required

To submit, please fill out this form. Submit one image per work.
Images must be at least 800 pixels on the longest side, jpeg saved for
web, below 200kb in size, and SRGB color space. Each artist will be
required to sign a contract with iGavel. Artists receive a 50%
commission on all sold works. Shipping of accepted works to iGavel or
the iGavel Associate is the responsibility of the artist, and the
return shipment if not sold. After your submission is received, you
will be contacted by email.

About iGavel:
iGavel is an international network of fine art and antiques
professionals with Consignment Centers conveniently located in many
major metropolitan areas. Our regional network enables consignors to

minimize handling and shipping expenses while reaching an international marketplace of buyers.

Inquiries:
Alana Celii: alana@igavel.com
or
Daniel Cooney: dan@danielcooneyfineart.com

To Submit:  http://www.igavel.com/aboutUs/emergingartists.php

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New Orleans is the Place to Be this Weekend

Tomorrow, Saturday December 12th, at the end of the first day of the PhotoNola Reviews, the public is invited to come and see the work of the participating photographers at PhotoWalk which will be taking place from 4:30-6pm

Location: International House Hotel Conference Facility 220 Camp Street, 2nd Floor New Orleans, LA 70130

After the PhotoWalk, through out the city there will be several  Art Openings from 6-9pm

Also as part of the Gallery Walk, Artists Louviere + Vanessa will be  showing there new work Cinégraphs  at A Gallery for Fine Photography in New Orleans

About the work (from the announcement):
Louviere + Vanessa’s new body of work once again embraces, expands and challenges the history of photography and filmmaking.
The husband and wife art duo create work that furthers their explorations into highly crafted object based conceptual art.
By shooting their photographs with super 8mm film in 3,550 individual stills, the works become both a projected motion picture
and a still image made up of the deconstructed strips of film set into custom built light boxes.
A Gallery for Fine Photography, 241 Chartres Street

Also DO NOT miss tonight’s lecture with Lauren Greenfield sponsored by Canon,  7-9pm and tommorrows Gallery Talk by Susan Burnstine at the Canary Gallery, 12-1pm

For a full list of events click here.

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TODAY- “Bridge the Gap? 6″ International Conference in NYC

The Bridge the Gap? 6 conference will be taking place Today DECEMBER 11, 11AM – 8PM in New York City t

This is a fascinating program organized by Center for Contemporary Art – CCA Kitakyushu

The conference will take place at  Storefront for Art and Architecture 97 Kenmare Street, New York, NY 10012 USA

For more info click here.

From the announcement:
BRIDGE THE GAP? is an international series of conferences that aims to create an ongoing forum between artists, scientists, designers and thinkers of the humanities in which ideas are exchanged and reciprocal stimulation and influence can occur. The first BTG?, held in 2001 in Kitakyushu (Japan) brought together 30 specialists from the arts, sciences and humanities (www.btgjapan.org); the second in took place in Milan, the third in Chiang Mai, the fourth in Kitakyushu/Shanghai and the fifth in Venice. Each event involved a profound change in scale and context of the BTG? format.

By making the coffee break a central forum and by enhancing the exchange between participants, BTG? poses the question concerning the necessity of actual and virtual salons now. BTG? proposes a non-linear, non-hierarchical approach to knowledge production – to go beyond the boundaries of disciplines and to overcome the fears of pooling knowledge. Classical conferences emphasized order and stability. In contrast, we now see fluctuations instability: the unpredictable. In non-equilibrium physics, you find various notions of unstable systems and the dynamics of unstable environments. Instead of certitudes, BTG? expresses connective possibilities. The field of reflection and discussion coming from the different perspective will begin to broaden, deepen and create the ground to work in collaboration.

Participants
Ruben Coen Cagli / Neuroscience
Trisha Donnelly / Visual Art
Didier Fiuza Faustino / Architecture
Joan Jonas / Visual Art
Lisa Kaltenegger/ Astrophysics
Kazuo Okanoya / Cognitive Science
Damon Rich / Urban Design
Anri Sala / Visual Art
Kevin Slavin / Information Science

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December 12th- Project 5 Salon

This Saturday, December 12th – 4 – 6pm will be Project 5’s Second Artist’s Salon: Focus on Family

This Salon will include a panel including:
Elinor Carucci
Lisa Kereszi
Margaret de Lange
Jesse Burke
The Panel will take place at the Foley Gallery.

Foley Gallery
547 W 27th Street, 5th floor
New York, NY 10001
212.244.9081

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The Summer Show Project Photographers Announced

This years photographers for the The Summer Show Project have been announced.

The Photographers are:

Billie Mandle, Steve Smith, Renhui Zhao, Tribble & Mancenido, Jens Windolf, William Rugen, Bahar Yuru Koglu, Phil Jung, John Saponara, Joshua Martinez, Maria Ines Manchengo, Sa Schloff and Bill Finger.

Congratulations to all of the photographers, and we look forward to seeing what you create!

About the Summer Show Project from the website:

The Summer Show Project offers the unique chance for artists to work directly with the gallery, creating new work to be curated in a group exhibition.

This new initiative will provide an opportunity for emerging photographers to have their work seen, recognized and reviewed by fellow artists, gallery directors, book editors, as well as curators from museum and corporate collections.

Upon acceptance, you will work on your own and with the guidance of gallery owner Michael Foley to create new work dedicated to a theme that will be suggested by the curatorial panel.  A total of 12 photographers will be selected by the panel to participate.

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