Members Only – Call for Entries

K Space Contemporary Main Gallery

Members Only 

Members Only is a juried, non-thematic exhibition of new works of art by current members of K Space Contemporary.

Members Only was created to show appreciation for our members and highlight the best of the Coastal Bend. Thank you K Space Members!

ELIGIBILITY:

Must be (or become) a member of K Space Contemporary (KSC) to participate. Join Here OR visit K Space Contemporary at 415D Starr St.

Works previously exhibited at KSC or K Space Art Studios – Schaudies Gallery are not eligible. Entries must be original works of art completed within the last 2 years.

Jurors: K Space Contemporary Exhibition Committee of 5 – 7 local professional artists and college art instructors.

Notice: Selected works of art are posted HERE.

CALENDAR:

  • April 19: Entry Deadline – Works must be delivered to K Space Contemporary. Entries may be dropped off April 12-13 11am to 5 pm, April 17-19, 11am to 5 pm.
  • April 20: K Space Exhibition Committee Juries the Exhibition
  • April 22: Selected works posted on website and Facebook 
  • April 24 – 26, 11 am to 5 pm:  Artists must pick up works that were not selected for exhibition.
  • May 3, 6 – 9 pm: Opening Reception with ArtWalk
  • May 30: Exhibition Closes
  • May 31-June 1, 11am-5 pm: Pick Up Works

Format: Exhibition will be juried/selected from original works of art. Artists may submit 1 or 2 works. Drop off entries at K Space Contemporary by 5:00 pm, Friday, April 19.

Media: All visual art forms and media are acceptable. Artists must be available to install complicated works. Artists must exhibit original works of art; no reproductions such as giglee/inkjet prints, high quality copies or offset lithograph prints. Submit video works on a thumb drive.

Size Limitation: Two-dimensional works must not exceed 4 feet in either direction.  Three-dimensional works must fit through a 36”x 83” doorway and be manageable by two people.

Awards: Best of Show winner will receive a solo exhibition in the Corner Spot in 2020. Second and Third Place winners will receive a two-person show in the Corner Spot in 2020.

Sales: All works must be For Sale. KSC collects payment and retains 40% commission. INCLUDE GALLERY COMMISSION when pricing your work. 

Label: Each work of art must arrive with labeling securely attached to the back of frame or bottom of sculpture. Include Name, Email address, Phone number, Title, Media, Date, Retail Price.

Hand-Deliver Entries to: K Space Contemporary, 415D Starr Street, Corpus Christi, Texas 78401 by entry deadline. Register each submitted work of art on the Sign-In Sheet when you drop off your artwork.

Framing Requirements:2-Dimensional works must be properly prepared for exhibition with wire securely attached. Works on paper and works on canvas boards must be framed. Use simple/plain-edged, neutral colored frames and only white, off-white or black mats. Unframed paintings must be painted around the edges in solid black, white or grey or with continued image. We will not accept: wet paint, clamp/clip/poster frames, fragile frames, colored mats, or thick, bulky, decorative frames.

Promotion & Use of Images: Checking “Yes” to “Publicity” on the sign-in sheet gives K Space Contemporary permission to use your work(s) of art in promotion for the exhibition (website, social media, print materials).

Insurance: Works are not insured while on display. We recommend that you insure your work if you so choose. The gallery is protected by an alarm system. Our experienced staff and installers take precautions to protect the artwork at all times.

Abandoned Works: Works left at K Space Contemporary 60 days after the last day of the exhibition are considered ABANDONED. Abandoned works become the property of K Space Contemporary and will be disposed of, sold, or given away with no compensation to the artist.