Call for Art in the Garden 2022
Call Type: public outdoor art exhibit at the Jensen-Olson Arboretum (JOA)
Eligibility: all amateur and professional artists
●Submitted via email to firstname.lastname@example.org by April 15, 2022 ●Include a description and up to three images such as drawings, photos, or videos ●Artists may submit up to three works for inclusion in the exhibit
Description of Call: The Friends of Jensen-Olson Arboretum (FJOA) is seeking entries for the first-ever art exhibit in Juneau’s public garden. This is one of several activities celebrating the 15th anniversary of JOA. Artwork will be evaluated for suitability to public outdoor display by a selection committee by May 1, 2022.
June 1-10 – Installation of artwork at JOA
June 15-Sept 4 - Selected works will be displayed throughout JOA
oArtists’ reception(s) for the public to connect with the artists oJudges will evaluate the works for originality, creativity, and skill to award prizes: 1st $300, 2nd $200, 3rd $100 oPeople’s Choice award of $150
September 5-10 – Removal of artwork from JOA
●The artist is responsible for transporting, installing, and removing the artwork.
JOA staff will oversee installation and removal of artwork.
●The artwork must be installation ready and tamper-proof, and require no maintenance. ●Artists are encouraged to provide an artist statement to displayed at JOA and on the FJOA website. ●FJOA will work to promote and advertise the event throughout the display period. ●Artists are invited to sell their work during the exhibition period. However, the work must remain on-site for the duration of the exhibition. Contact: email@example.com Pat White 928 237-8644Kim Garnero 907 723-9783