Cities of Innovation - Exhibition Guidelines

Welcome to the online submission form for Cities of Innovation, a juried member show to coincide with Glassfest. Cities of Innovation seeks to highlight the cities, businesses, and individuals that have advanced glassmaking throughout our region. We encourage a diversity of responses and medium.

Timeline

  • Submission Deadline: April 24
  • Acceptance Notification: May 8
  • Artwork Drop Off at The ARTS Council: May 22 & May 23, 9am to 8pm
  • Exhibit on View: May 25 - July 7
  • Reception: Friday, May 26, 5-8pm
  • Artwork Pick Up: Jul 10 & July 11, 9am to 8pm

Submission Information

This is a call for member artists of The ARTS Council. Work may be of any medium as long as it expresses the theme of Cities of Innovation.

Submissions must meet the following criteria:

  • Up to two pieces of artwork may be submitted
  • You may submit up to 3 images detailing each entry
  • Artwork may be new or old
  • Wall art may weigh up to 50 pounds
  • Hanging work must utilize our gallery's hanging system; please see the Standard Exhibit Guidelines for pictures of our wall hanging system (contact for special considerations)
  • Unless intended for hanging or floor standing, work must fit on a 10x10 inch pedestal top
  • The Arts Council does not provide specialty mounts, stands, or displays; artists must provide their own mountings and The ARTS Council is not responsible for damage caused by improper hanging
  • Not all work will be accepted and some work may be disqualified due to failure to meet submission criteria; only work submitted through this jury process will be considered for this show
  • Submitted artists must be members of The Arts Council.
  • All other Standard Exhibit Guidelines apply

About the Evelyn Peeler Peacock Gallery

Named to honor the memory of Evelyn Peeler Peacock, the gallery at The ARTS Council serves as a primary venue of artistic and professional growth for emerging artists in the Southern Finger Lakes and features a wide range of exhibitions throughout the year including solo exhibitions, member exhibitions, and regional juried exhibitions. Learn more about Evelyn Peeler Peacock, the inspiration for the gallery.

About The ARTS Council

The ARTS Council of the Southern Finger Lakes is a multi-county arts service organization operating for over 40 years in Chemung, Schuyler, Steuben, & Tioga counties. The ARTS Council works to support the arts and enhance quality-of-life in our region through grants, a storefront gallery, a vibrant Folk Arts program, and services, supports, and programs to artists, organizations, and the public.

Assistance

For assistance or questions regarding the submission process, please contact Chris Walters, The ARTS Council’s Grants Manager & Gallery Curator at grants@eARTS.org.

The following is the final report for the 2017 Presentation Funds Grant Program.  If you have multiple funded applications for one grant cycle, please create a final report for each funded application.

If you have any questions or issues completing the report, please contact the Grants Manager at grants@eARTS.org or 607-962-1332.  Thank you and congratulations on completing your project!
The following is the final report for the 2016 Presentation Funds Grant Program.  If you have multiple funded applications for one grant cycle, please create a final report for each funded application.

If you have any questions or issues completing the report, please contact the Community Arts Manager at grants@eARTS.org or 607-962-1332.  Thank you and congratulations on completing your project!
The following is the final report for the 2015 Presentation Funds Grant Program.  If you have multiple funded applications for one grant cycle, please create a final report for each funded application.

If you have any questions or issues completing the report, please contact the Community Arts Manager at grants@eARTS.org or 607-962-1332.  Thank you and congratulations on completing your project!
The following is the final report for the Finishing Funds Grant Program.

If you have any questions or issues completing the report, please contact the Community Arts Manager at grants@eARTS.org or 607-962-1332.  Thank you and congratulations on completing your project!
The following is the final report for the 2016 QuickARTS grant program.  If you have multiple projects for one grant cycle, please create a final report for each project.

If you have any questions or issues completing the report, please contact the Community Arts Manager at grants@eARTS.org or 607-962-1332.  Thank you and congratulations on completing your project!
The following is the final report for the 2015 QuickARTS grant program.  If you have multiple projects for one grant cycle, please create a final report for each project.

If you have any questions or issues completing the report, please contact the Community Arts Manager at grants@eARTS.org or 607-962-1332.  Thank you and congratulations on completing your project!
The following is the final report for the 2016 Artist Development grant program.

If you have any questions or issues completing the report, please contact the Community Arts Manager at grants@eARTS.org or 607-962-1332.  Thank you and congratulations!
The following is the final report for the 2015 Artist Development grant program.

If you have any questions or issues completing the report, please contact the Community Arts Manager at grants@eARTS.org or 607-962-1332.  Thank you and congratulations!
The following is the final report for the Decentralization Funded Grant program (Community Arts, Artist Crossroads, Public School Teaching Artist.  If you have multiple grants for one grant cycle, please create a final report for each grant.

If you have any questions or issues completing the report, please contact the Community Arts Manager at grants@eARTS.org or 607-962-1332.  Thank you and congratulations on completing your project!
Welcome to the Artist Member & Cultural Partner Directory Form!

As a member of The ARTS Council of the Southern Finger Lakes, we invite you to join our online Artist Member & Cultural Partner Directory.  The Directory is meant to showcase our Artist Members and Cultural Partners, and to provide a central, online connection point to the greater community.  

Please follow the instructions to submit your information to the Directory.  You can view the Directory here.  For assistance with completing this form, please contact Chris Walters, the Community Arts Manager at grants@eARTS.org.

Please note, this Directory is only for Artist Members and Cultural Partners.  If you are unsure of your membership status, or would like to join or renew your membership, please call or visit The ARTS Council.

The Artist Member & Cultural Partner Directory is made possible by the generosity of inCommand Technologies of Corning, NY.  You can visit them here.