Above Left: Michael J. Ulrich, All Our Tomorrows Were Yesterday, 50" x 34", Oil on Canvas
Right: Emily Floyd, Panic Attack, 12" x 26", Oil on Linen from 2016 exhibit

A Show of Heads

Final Deadline (Extended) September 9, 2017

SlowArt Productions presents the annual group thematic exhibition, A Show of Heads. The exhibition will be held at the Limner Gallery from October 18 - November 11, 2017. Open to all artists working in any media, this exhibition will include all interpretations and portrayals of the human head, from the traditional to the abstract and conceptual. All visions of the head, including partial and multiple heads, will be reviewed and considered.


Above from 2016 exhibit:
Left: Kaci L Flora, Of a Mechanical Mind, 23.5" x 14" x 9.5", Aluminum Cast, Circuit Boards, Found Objects
Center: Gary Masline, The Patriarch, 30" x 15", Oil on canvas
Right: Jason John, Lovegun, 18" x 26", Oil and wax on canvas

The competition is open to all artists, national and international, working in all media. All forms of painting, drawing, sculpture, photography, graphics, digital and installation art, video, etc. are eligible. Entrants must be 18 years of age or older to apply. Wall mounted works must not be taller than 72" no wider than 120".  Sculptural work must fit through a 36" wide entry door.

EXHIBITION AND AWARDSWinning artists will be featured in a group exhibition at the Limner Gallery, October 18 - November 11, 2017. The exhibition will also be displayed on the Limner Gallery web site, Facebook page and Instagram.  

EXHIBITION TERMS: All works in the show must be for sale. The gallery will take a 35 percent commission on all sales. Sale price is determined by the  artist. 

ENTRY FEES:  There is a $35.00 entry fee for one to four artworks entered, presentation is by digital JPG image files. There is a $5.00 fee for each additional artwork above four. Details of 2D artwork count as an additional artwork. Sculptors may provide one additional view per artwork without cost. Artists accepted to exhibit will not be charged additional fees of any kind Payments by credit card at time of entry using PayPal, or check or money order payable to SlowArt Productions.

IMAGE USE / COPYRIGHTS:  Artist retains all copyrights to submitted images and represented artwork.  Digital images submitted with artist entry are for exhibition selection only and will be deleted after completion of the selection process. By entering the competition, artists selected to exhibit grant Limner Gallery rights to use the selected image(s) on printed materials and the gallery web site for promotional purposes only. Limner Gallery and/or SlowArt retain no copyrights or usage rights outside of promoting the artists and their work.   

NOTIFICATION:  Artists will be notified of acceptance or non-acceptance no later than September 30, 2017. Results will be posted on or before this date at: http://www.slowart.com/results. Notification will be made via email and by posting on the results page. All artists who provide a working email address will be notified via email, if no email is provided, artists will be notified via postal mail only if accepted to exhibit. Type your email address clearly, if a mistake is made you will not be notified. 

PRIVACY POLICY: Artists personal contact information (address, telephone, etc.) is only held for the purpose of contacting the selected artists and is not preserved in any database. Entry data, contact information and image files are deleted on the completion of the jury process.

DEADLINE: The final entry deadline is September 9, 2017. Entries must be submitted via email or postmarked by this date.  


Above works from 2016 exhibit:  Left: Matt Cauley, Acrylic on canvas, Justin Phillips, Ink on paper, Travis Cicchetto, Oil on canvas

Online Entry:  All entries are via email or web post with direct html link. Email files must be in JPG format.  Please keep each JPG file 2 MB or less in size. Images may also be posted to a dedicated web page and a link provided to the page. Web page images should not be download restricted. Videos artists may post on a web page, YouTube or video site and provide a link to the page.

Postal Mail: Artists without reliable email service may enter via traditional postal mail. Postal mail guidelines are on the link below.



If you have questions, email slowart@aol.com