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The Jury Process

Space permitting, every artist's work will be included. If we must jury …

1. We will exhibit fewer pieces of each artist to enable us to show every artist’s work

2. Local artists have preference

3. Presentation of artwork (Is the piece wired, ready to hang? If the piece is sculpture, jewelry or fine craft, is a pedestal or display available? Is the frame, matting and artwork in excellent condition?)

4. Involvement of the artist (If they’ve exhibited before, did they attend the “Meet The Artists” Reception? Have they volunteered or offered support? We are an artist’s gallery.)

Our goal is to exhibit fine artworks while allowing budding artists a chance to exhibit their developing artwork as they discover their true artistic calling. Take advantage of this unique opportunity and submit your art for this show!

We love new artists!

Questions? Please email Kara at info@idahoartlab.org or call (208) 932-0893 [easily remembered as 208-93-208-93]


2015 Deadlines:

 

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Arts In Education art exhibit
*** Arts In Education Art Show***

March is Youth Arts Month and Arts In Education Month all over the county. We are having our annual Arts In Education Art Show to " celebrate visual arts for grades K – 12. The Youth Art Month Program emphasizes the value of art education for all children, encourages support for quality school art programs, and promotes art material safety." - NAEA. Here are some links to more information about this national campaign:
http://www.arteducators.org/news/yam
http://artsaskformore.artsusa.org/
http://www.ed.gov/blog/2014/03/a-month-to-support-the-arts-in-our-schools/

Parents and teachers are invited to submit their children and teen's artwork for exhibition in our Arts In Education Art Show. All pieces will be framed, wired, ready to hang for this exhibit. Please help our volunteers by framing and wiring your children's artwork if you can. We will frame pieces if needed.

Deadline: Tuesday, February 24, 7:00 p.m. First come, first hung so there get your pieces in asap.

THEME: ANY family friendly subject matter, to hang on the Gallery wall or display in the lit display case.

Entry Fee: There is no entry fee for this exhibit as no pieces will be for sale. Exhibition only. One piece per child.

Drop off date: Now through Tuesday, February 24, 7:00 p.m.
Meet The Artists Opening Reception:
Friday, February 27, 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Live music, refreshments.
Show Dates:
Friday, February 27 - Wednesday, March 18
Pickup art date: Wednesday, March 18 - Saturday, April 18. Items left after April 18 will be considered a donation to the Idaho Art Lab.


Western Art Show

Artists are invited to submit up to 5 pieces of artwork (more if small works, fine crafts, custom jewelry, etc.) in our upcoming art show. Space permitting, every entry will be included. All mediums are acceptable, including sculptural and assemblages (up to 18" high x 3' long). Two dimensional artwork must be wired, ready to hang, with a frame or wrapped canvas (no side staples). Maximum size (including frame) is 5 ft. high by 6 ft. wide, however, smaller pieces are preferred.

To submit artwork: Please read and sign the Exhibition Application and the Liability Waiver/Sales Agreement (download) and bring artwork in during the Drop off dates (below).

Entry Fee: $10.00 per piece or volunteer for one hour per piece (i.e., help us hang the show!). Contact us if submitting more than 5 pieces.

Deadline: Saturday, March 7, 9:00 p.m.

THEME: Western theme to celebrate Cowboy Poetry Week

Drop off date: Tuesday, March 2 through Saturday, March 7, 9:00 p.m.
Meet The Artists Opening Reception:
Friday, March 20, 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Live music, refreshments.
Show Dates:
Friday, March 20 - Wednesday, April 22
Pickup art date: Wednesday, April 22 - Friday, May 22.

Questions? Please email Kara at info@idahoartlab.org or call (208) 932-0893 [easily remembered as 208-93-208-93]

The Idaho Art Lab is provided in part by:    

Diamond Donors (We couldn't have done it without you!):
  Saint Anthony Work Camp - Saint Anthony, Idaho  Dung & Dunger Bison Dung Art Studio - Teton, Idaho
 Dan & Kara Hidalgo (Teton), Steven & Heidi Weatherston (Rexburg), Desiree Chesbro Moeller (St. Anthony))


Platinum Donors (> $1,000):
  Idaho Community Foundation -East Idaho Greatest Need Fund  City of St. Anthony  Fin Fun Mermaid Tails  
Signature Signs - Idaho Falls, Idaho
  Idaho Commission on the Arts  Hemming Foundation
Nancy Siddoway (Sugar City)

Gold Donors ($500 to $1,000):
Wal-Mart, Rexburg, Idaho  Grainger: Boise, Idaho branch
Yvonne Ferrell (Boise), Jocelyn Haeberle (St. Anthony)


Sponsors ($100 to $500):
                      Sweetcreek Soap Company  Colorado River & Trail Expeditions  Island Park Journal

Island Park Journal (Island Park), Alan & Anne Egger (Pocatello)