Thursday, January 3, 2019

Call to artists for WARE/WEAR


Ware/Wear 2019
Deadline: January 13, 2019
Fee (USD): $25.00

Pocosin Arts School of Fine Craft, located in Columbia, NC is hosting its second annual Drinking Vessel & Earring Show Juried by Tom Bartel and Kathleen Browne. Invited artists include Nikki Couppee, Donna D'Aquino, and Jason Bige Burnett. The show opens Friday, February 22 and runs through June 29, 2019 - all works must be for sale, 60% goes to the artist. Artists are responsible for shipping to and from the show.

Functional objects differ from decorative objects through user interaction. With the intent that the object is handled and used, certain aspects of its formal creation are called to attention. Comfort, familiarity, and usability all introduce essential considerations for the functional object. Ware/Wear seeks to gather and celebrate these concerns in the form of cups and earrings, both longstanding objects in human history that have been found in some form in every civilization.

Please submit up to 3 cups, and/or pairs of earrings. Your submission(s) must be fully functional and usable.

Apply here: https://pocosinarts.slideroom.com/#/login/program/46521

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