8th Central Time Ceramics – Call for Artists

Deadline for Entry: December 15, 2023
Notification of Jury Results: December 22, 2023
Deadline for Receipt of Art Work: January 15, 202
Exhibition Dates: February 2, 2024 – March 29, 2024

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This exhibition is open to all ceramic artists over the age of 18 who currently reside in the Central Time Zone. Central Time Zone states include: Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Missouri, Mississippi, Minnesota, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota, Oklahoma, Tennessee, Texas, and Wisconsin; however not all counties within these states are within the Central Time Zone. Artists who reside in areas of Canada and Mexico that are within the Central Time Zone are also eligible.

Cash Awards:

First Place – $1000.00 Second Place – $500.00 Third Place – $250.00

  • Artwork submitted must have been completed within the last three years.
  • All forms of ceramic expression are encouraged.

Each artist may submit one entry with up to 5 pieces and 3 additional views of each piece.

All ceramic works must be packed within two boxes. The interior box must be no larger than 18’x18’x18′, and the exterior box must not exceed 24’x24’x24′. Insurance value must be less than $5,000.

Each piece must include a title, date, dimensions, materials, and value/price. Pieces missing any of this information will not be considered.

Artists must pay the nonrefundable submission fee of $20 for each piece via the payment link here

This link is also accessible on the Bradley University Galleries website

Works submitted without payment will not be considered. For instance, if five pieces are submitted but only three pieces are paid for, the last two pieces submitted will not be considered.

Payment of this entry fee does not guarantee acceptance in the exhibition.

For questions about the exhibition and application, contact Director of Bradley University Exhibitions, Gallery, and Collections, Susanne Nestory.

For payment questions, contact Bonnie Davis in the Bradley University Office of Continuing Education.