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The 35th Annual Juried Student Exhibition is a competitive art exhibition of works of all media open to eligible University of Memphis students selected by judge Virginia Overton, a New York-based sculptor. Selected student works will be on view in the Art Museum from Saturday, February 4 through Saturday, March 10, 2018. 

General Contact: artmuseum@memphis.edu / 901.678.2224

Technical Questions Specific to Juried Submissions: jnmiller@memphis.edu / 901.678.3747
35th Annual Juried Student Exhibition: Juror Virginia Overton
Ends on December 18, 2017

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The 35th Annual Juried Student Exhibition is a competitive art exhibition of works of all media open to eligible University of Memphis students selected by judge Virginia Overton, a New York-based sculptor. Selected student works will be on view in the Art Museum from Saturday, February 3 through Saturday, March 10, 2018. 

ELIGIBILITY 

University of Memphis undergraduate and graduate students enrolled in a U of M Art Department course (ART or ARTH) during the Spring, Summer or Fall of 2017. This includes studio art, graphic design, photography, and art history. Non-majors are welcome. Students who have graduated and are not currently enrolled as of Fall 2017 cannot submit an entry. 

AWARDS 

$1000 University of Memphis President’s Purchase Award
$1000 University of Memphis Graduate School Graduate Purchase Award $500 Art Lab Installation Award, provided by Friends of the Art Museum $300 Art Department Graduate Prize
$300 Art Department Undergraduate Prize
Two $100 Merchandise Certificates, provided by Art Center Supply Stores Inc.
Membership Prize, courtesy of Dixon Gallery & Gardens
Membership Prize, courtesy of Memphis Brooks Museum of Art Membership Prize, courtesy of The Metal Museum 

ENTRY GUIDELINES 

• Limit of 3 works per student, including ArtLab.
• Works must have been completed in 2017.
• Works cannot include live organic material, candles or open flames.
• Entries selected for the exhibition must be completely ready to install 

with appropriate mattes, frames with hanging devices and hardware or other installation preparation. Incompletely prepared work will be rejected. 

HOW TO ENTER 

• Complete all required fields of the online entry submission form.
• Each online entry MUST be accompanied by 1-2 uploaded images 

(alternate views for example) or other media files. 


CALENDAR

Sunday 11:59pm (deadline), December 18
Last day to submit online entries

Friday, January 6
Notification of acceptance in the 35th Annual Juried Student Exhibition

Monday, January 9 through Saturday, January 21 (excluding Sunday)
Accepted artworks delivered to AMUM 142 CFA Building, 9-4:30 each day 

TBA Juror's Lecture, ACB RM 310

TBA Opening Juror's Exhibition, Virginia Overton, Fogelman Galleries, ACB

Friday, February 2, 4:30-7:00
Opening Reception for 35th Annual Juried Student Exhibition, presentation of awards @6

Monday, March 13 through Saturday, March 18
Artists pick up work in AMUM 142 CFA Building, 9-4:30 each day 

Entries must be submitted online here: 

https://amum.submittable.com/submit/99933/35th-annual-juried-student-exhibition-juror-virginia-overton

Learn more about Art Lab here: http://www.memphis.edu/amum/exhibitions/artlabapplicants.php 

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