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2016 Emerging Artists of Northern California Exhibition

JUROR: Rena Bransten of The Rena Bransten Gallery
Exhibition Dates: September 10 to October 23, 2016
Deadline for entries: Midnight July 29, 2016

Open to all northern California resident artists 18 years and over. The goal of this competition is to choose five "emerging" artists who will be given an opportunity to exhibit either a body of work or a site-specific installation within a portion of the Museum gallery. Age is not a factor. For the purposes of this exhibition the definition of emerging artist is: an artist who is the principal creator of new work, shows significant potential yet is under-recognized, and who has some evidence of professional achievement but not a substantial record of accomplishments. We welcome the opportunity to support works that embody diverse cultural perspectives. "Northern California artists" are defined as artists working and living in one of the following areas: San Jose area north to the California border and east to the California border.

Only online entries with digitally uploaded images will be accepted. If proposing a site-specific installation please include a brief description of concept in your "Statement specific to entry". A visit to the Museum gallery prior to entry would be advisable. Digital entries must be RECEIVED via online application on or before midnight PDT FRIDAY, July 29, 2016. For full details and application process, please see prospectus.

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Jennifer Kaufman, Invincible Buoy II, 2014