Now Accepting Submissions for 'Making IT' Alumni Exhibition
Juried show, coinciding with DesignPhiladelphia and Family & Alumni Weekend, to feature works by recent alumni from the classes of 2001 through 2011
August 10, 2011
The University of the Arts is pleased to invite submissions for "Making IT: Alumni Works '01-'11," a juried exhibition of works by recent alumni. Submissions are open to all University of the Arts alumni from the classes of 2001 through 2011, including undergraduate and graduate alumni. Only artwork created after graduation is eligible for submission.
"Making IT" will be on display October 20 – 30 in Hamilton Hall's CBS Auditorium and Solmssen Court (320 South Broad Street), with an opening reception scheduled for Saturday, October 22 from 5 to 7 p.m.
The show will coincide with DesignPhiladelphia, the nation's largest city-wide celebration of design being held October 13 – 23, as well as the University's Family and Alumni Weekend programs, which will take place October 21 – 22.
The jury for "Making IT" features distinguished members of the Philadelphia arts community, as well as notable University of the Arts faculty and alumni, including FLUXspace's Nike Desis and Warren Miller; theartblog.org's Roberta Fallon and Libby Rosof; alumna Christy Blanca Gonzalez BFA '01, MA '09; DesignPhiladelphia's Hilary Jay; and Christopher Sharrock, newly appointed dean of the College of Art, Media and Design at the University of the Arts.
The deadline for submissions is September 9. Artists selected for the exhibition will be notified the week of September 19.