The Artists of the Upstate Exhibit is a juried exhibition that’s open to artists 18+ living in Upstate South Carolina (Greenville, Spartanburg, Anderson, Pickens, Oconee, Greenwood, Laurens, Cherokee, Union, Abbeville counties). Entries must be original works of art that have been completed within the last three years. Entries in all media categories will be accepted but should not exceed 40 pounds in weight or 60 inches in height or width. The exhibition is not judged in media categories.
All original works must be received ready for exhibition with appropriate hardware for wall hanging in place. Works on paper must be framed and under glass or plexiglass. We are unable to accept work that requires special instructions or installation by the artist. Works not adequately prepared for display will be withdrawn from the exhibition. The 2020 artists of the Upstate Juror will serve as the final authority on eligibility.
A non-refundable fee of $30 enables each artist to enter up to two works. Please submit one digital image per work to be juried. The deadline to apply is Friday, March 31, 2020.
Each image file must be in .jpg format and should not exceed 1 MB in size.
Name each file as follows:
Artist's Last Name- Title of Piece
All images must be correctly oriented.
ABOUT THE EVENT
The 2020 Artists of the Upstate Juried Exhibition is a local art exhibition presented by Artisphere (supported by a grant from the Metropolitan Arts Council). This juried exhibition seeks to recognize the outstanding quality and diversity of work being generated by artists of Upstate South Carolina. Entries in all medium categories will be considered.