Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Call for Drawings

No entry fee!

A Contemporary Drawing Exhibition

GALLERY:  The Downtown Gallery is located in downtown Kokomo. The gallery displays artwork by students, faculty, alumni and local, regional and national artists throughout the year.

ELIGIBILITY:  This juried exhibition is open to all artists over the age of 18, who reside in the United States.  Any form of contemporary drawing is accepted. All work must be original and completed in the last two years. All work must be accurately represented in jpeg images.  Work not meeting these criteria will not be exhibited.

PRESENTATION:  Professional presentation of each piece is required. 2D artwork must be framed and have a secure way to hang the piece if it requires hanging. For canvases, the sides and all staples must be covered.  Sculptures should be fully assembled and structurally sound and include detailed installation instructions, if necessary. 

ENTRY:  All entries must be made through the CaFE website.  All entries will be chosen from high-resolution (300dpi) jpeg images.  Files not to exceed 5MB. For 3D works only, a second detail photo may be uploaded.  The gallery reserves the right to reproduce images accepted into the show for promoting and archiving the exhibition. Due to a generous donor, there will not be a fee required for entry. Questions should be directed to ugallery@iuk.edu subject line “A Contemporary Drawing Exhibition”.

DELIVERY and PICK-UP:  Delivery and pick-up of artwork will be the responsibility of the artist.  The artist may choose to either personally drop-off and pick-up the work during gallery hours or ship their work to the gallery.  It is the artist’s responsibility to send any shipped artwork in a sturdy, reusable box with a PREPAID return shipping label inside.  Any work not picked up 30 days after the end of the show will become the property of the Indiana University Kokomo Downtown Gallery.


·         Entries due: 12/29/2018

·         Notifications to artist on or before: 1/5/2019

·         Delivery of Artwork: 1/16/2019-1/19/2019, (during gallery hours)

·         Exhibition Dates: 2/1/2019-2/21/2019

·         Opening Reception: 2/1/2019 5:30pm-8:00pm

·         Pick-up Artwork: 2/22, 2/23, 2/27, 2/28/2019 (during gallery hours)


HOURS:                Wednesday: 11:30am – 5:30pm

                              Thursday: 12:30pm-6:30pm

                              Friday: 11:30am-5:30pm

                              Saturday: 12:30pm-6:30pm

Email Address: ugallery@iuk.edu
Subject line: A Contemporary Drawing Exhibition

 Address for drop off:
                                   102 N. Main St.
                                    Kokomo, IN 46901
Address for mail delivery:
                                         Indiana University Kokomo
                                          ATTN: The Downtown Gallery
                                             2300 S. Washington St.
                                                Kokomo, IN 46902