Current Student Works Show 2022

Juror: Ani Garabedian

Ani Garabedian is the Community Arts Coordinator at the Detroit Institute of Arts Museum through which she has coordinated and/or helped create a variety of public community art pieces in Wayne, Oakland, and Macomb counties.  She is also a drawing, design, and painting Adjunct Professor at local colleges and universities.  Ani holds a regular studio practice of painting, drawing, and experimental works and has shown both locally and nationally, while also rehabbing a historical home in the city of Detroit.

 

Eligibility:

Open to students, 18 years and older, who have been enrolled in at least one adult BBAC class since FALL 2020. The following are NOT eligible: studio rentals, open studios, independent groups or faculty. This exhibition is celebrating the work of our students & their instructors.

Entries:

All media are eligible.  Limit: two submissions per entrant.  Work must be current and reflect experience from a class enrolled in the last calendar year.  Work previously exhibited at the BBAC will not be eligible, including work shown in class shows.  All entries must be prepared in a professional manner and ready for installation.  Applications must be legible & complete (if not, the entry may be declared ineligible). Prices will not be changed once show is installed. The maximum value or price of a work of art may not exceed $10,000. The BBAC reserves the right to reject unprepared entries.

Fees & Sales:

The entry fee is $10.00 per student.  A 45% commission is charged on all exhibition sales.

Procedures:

  • All work must be labeled on the back with the artist’s name and phone number; for 3D work, put this information on a separate piece of paper or 3” x 5” card. (Artwork not labeled may be disqualified.)
  • Individual entry forms (see next page) must be completed for each submission [do not attach the application to the art].
  • 2D WORK MUST BE PROPERLY WIRED FOR HANGING! (For instructions on wiring, stop in the office for a flyer, or consult with your instructor.)
  • Work will not be accepted prior to the intake dates.

Liability:

Every precaution will be taken to assure the protection of entries. Liability for works left after the pick-up dates will not be assumed by the BBAC. **Work not collected on pick-up dates will incur a $10.00/day storage fee.**

Prizes:

Monetary awards

BBAC tuition certificate

Gift Cards

Eva Briggs Award: $1,000 – awarded for the best 36”x36” abstract painting.

 

Please be aware of the following dates and times.

Important Dates:

Jan. 17 & 18  [Mon & Tues] Intake: Robinson Gallery [10:00 AM – 4:00 PM]

Jan. 19 [Wed] Jury

Jan. 21 [Fri] Results posted at BBArtCenter.org

Jan. 21 & 22 [Fri & Sat] Pick up work not juried in [10:00 AM – 4:00 PM] **

Jan. 28 – Mar. 3 [Thurs] Exhibition

March 4 [Fri] Pick-up [10:00 AM – 4:00 PM]

March 5 [Sat] Pick-up [10:00 AM – 4:00 PM] **

**Work not collected on pick-up dates will incur a $10.00/day storage fee

 

CLICK HERE for the 2022 entry form.

CLICK HERE for instructions on how to wire artwork for hanging.