ART at BUSEY

40 North | 88 West
Closing Date: 
Friday, April 26, 2019 - 1:00am

Juried Call for Entry

Busey Wealth Management is thrilled to announce an exciting new opportunity for local artists! They are looking to showcase the work of multiple local artists on the walls of their newly remodeled headquarters in Downtown Urbana (201 W Main St.) The selected artists chosen through a jury selection process will then be eligible to have their piece purchased by Busey Wealth Management for permanent display.  All pieces will be displayed June 2019 - January 2020 – we will not allow early removal of pieces due to a sale. The deadline for submission is midnight on Thursday, April 25th.

Requirements:

  • Each artist may submit up to 3 images of original work for consideration 
  • All 2D mediums will be considered
  • Submissions must be appropriate for all viewing audiences
  • No submission fee required
  • Artwork must be no larger than 48 inches wide x 48 inches high
  • Artwork cannot weigh more than 40 pounds
  • Selected artwork must be ready to hang
  • Artwork can be one individual piece or made up of multiple panels that are part of one cohesive piece and fit within the size requirements
  • Building owners and/or management are not liable for any damage to selected art
  • A contract will be signed by both parties
  • In person delivery of art to Busey to be considered for the show will not be accepted. All entries must be submitted to Kelly White.  

 

**Deadline submission is 11:59pm on Monday, April 25th. Late work will not be considered. We will contact the selected artists the week of May 6th with further instructions.

The Wealth Management offices are currently open from 9am-5pm, Monday-Friday for artists who would like to view the specific wall site and surrounding area. Please note that display areas will be located on the second and third floors.

To apply:

  • Please provide images in jpeg format and not to exceed 5MB per file (resolution should be between 150 and 300 dpi). 
  • Please email all submissions and inquiries to Kelly White at kwhite@40north.org.
  • Please label images LastName_FirstInitial_001 and provide an image list file (pdf or Word document) with the following information for each image:
  1. Title
  2. Medium
  3. Dimensions 
  4. Date

Any questions please contact Kelly White at kwhite@40north.org.

Contact Name: 
Kelly White
Contact Email: 
Contact Phone: 
2173519841