Call to Artists
GARTEN ARTIST CALL AT BOTTOM OF PAGE
The mission of Ormond Memorial Art Museum and Gardens is to serve the community of Ormond Beach and its visitors in offering exhibitions by Florida, regional, and international artists; to maintain a permanent collection of Malcolm Fraser’s works; to advance the arts through education and appreciation; and to maintain the Gardens as a botanical and ecological showcase.
Eligibility of Submissions
Exhibition at the Ormond Memorial Art Museum is open to any artist or collaboration of artists submitting original works of art or design created within the past three years. Professionals in ALL disciplines are encouraged to submit. Media: Open to any media including, but by no means limited to: traditional drawing, glass, printmaking, digital/new media, photography, sculpture, painting, installation, etc.
All entries must be submitted digitally via CD. The 10 images must be saved as JPGs at 72 dpi, and include an image list including title, media, and size. Additionally, images should not be longer than 900 pixels in any direction, and CDs must be viewable from a Mac or PC computer. The CD itself should be clearly labeled with your contact information: name, address, phone number, and email address.
Also include artist statement and resume.
Please note that CDs will not be returned and will become the property of the Ormond Memorial Art Museum.
All 2D work must include suitable hanging mechanisms, and be either framed or created on a gallery wrapped canvas. All 3D work must be assembled and ready for exhibition upon arrival. We reserve the right to reject work for the exhibition that differs significantly from the submitted images and/or for quality issues.
The Museum staff will take great care in handling artworks for exhibition. OMAM is not liable for any damage that may occur.
The artist is responsible for shipping costs to and from the Museum. Call tags for returning artwork should be prearranged by the artist. Specific shipping and labeling details will be included upon notification of accepted entries.
Exhibition Selection Process
Artists will be notified electronically of receipt of materials. The OMAM exhibition selection committee meets annually in January to select artists for future shows.
Artists will be notified in writing upon selection by committee.
No materials will be returned. We look forward to viewing your submission.
Submit by mail to:
Ormond Memorial Art Museum
78 East Granada Blvd.
Ormond Beach, FL 32176
Parameters & Submission Process
The topic/subject of all work must by the Memorial Gardens
All two dimensional work on canvas must be on 12″ x 12″ unframed,
gallery wrapped canvas
Watercolor/drawing/mixed media must fit 12″ x 12″ frame ($20 frame fee for like frames will apply if selected)
All three dimensional work must be confined to 12″ x 12″ x 12″
Submissions Due Electronically by March 11
Artist name, email, phone
Title of Piece and Media
72 dpi electronic image of work
Email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Subject line: Garten Submission
No submission fee
Pieces will be juried and artists notified of results by April1. Multiple submissions allowed.
2. Art work must meet hanging and display criteria listed above.
3. Any sales will be reconciled within 10 days of the show closing.
4. After-show closing, all work must be picked up on the day(s) indicated for pickup. Ormond Memorial Art Museum is not responsible for damage during storage to any work not picked up after posted pick up date. Any art not picked up within 14 days of the show closure will become the property of OMAM.
5. OMAM will make every effort to carefully handle and protect work, however, OMAM cannot be held liable for damage to work or any personal injury sustained while participating .