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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!

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 assemblages. 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. Contact us if submitting more than 5 pieces.

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


2014 Deadlines:

Mini Masterpieces art exhibit *** Mini Masterpieces***

Deadline: Saturday, October 25, 9:00 p.m.
THEME: Kimberly Weatherston's art show! She invites all artists to submit Artist Trading Cards or small works 2 ½ x 3 ½ inches or smaller or sculptural works 3 ½ x 3 ½ inches or smaller. Any art medium, from paintings to block prints to photographs to textiles. ANY family friendly subject matter. Let us know if you need help framing these small pieces.

Entry Fee: $0. Kimberly is waiving the entry fee!

Drop off date: Tuesday, October 21- Saturday, October 25, 9:00 p.m.
Meet The Artists Opening Reception:
Friday, November 7, 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Live music, refreshments.
Show Dates:
Friday, November 7 - Tuesday, December 23
Pickup art date: Tuesday, December 23 or Tuesday, January 3 - Saturday, January 31

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  
Signature Signs - Idaho Falls, Idaho
  Idaho Commission on the Arts  Hemming Foundation

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


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

Shanan Cameron (Irvine, CA), Russ Rubert (St. Anthony), Sand Hills Resort (St. Anthony), Idaho Dunes RV (St. Anthony), Dunes Excursions (St. Anthony), Performance Motor Sports (St. Anthony & Ashton), Rexburg Motor Sports (Rexburg), Island Park Journal (Island Park)