Renditions 2020 Entry Form

Renditions 2020

13th International, unjuried small format tapestry exhibition

Renditions 2020 is open to all weavers. We invite entries which fit traditional definitions of tapestry as well as those that expand upon the core principles of the medium exploring new techniques and processes. Multimedia work is welcome and encouraged! Renditions 2020 will be exhibited at Broadway Studios and Gallery, 1127 N. Broadway, Knoxville, Tennessee during the summer of 2020. Please note that all tapestries must be RECEIVED by March 31, 2020 in addition to the entry form and an image of the tapestry. All entries must be submitted via this form.

Details

Deadline

  • Tapestries must be RECEIVED by entry deadline of March 31, 2020. In addition, please submit the entry form and an image of the tapestry by March 31, 2020. Shipping address is located on Mounting Instructions.

The tapestry

  • The tapestry may not exceed 10″ x 10″ x 1″ deep (25cm x 25cm x 2.5cm).
  • Participants may submit only one piece.
  • Group entries are encouraged.
  • Work must be original, executed by the entrant and not shown in a prior ATA show.
  • All entries must be ready to install with hanging devices as described in the Mounting Instructions document.
  • Your tapestry must be available for the duration of the exhibit.

Shipping

  • Each artist (or group) is responsible for the cost of shipping to the Exhibition Committee.
  • Return shipping (no insurance) is covered in the entry fee.
  • International entries must include a Customs Shipping form.
  • Please send single tapestries in a padded envelope, not a box.
  • Group Challenge participants can send their entries individually or as a group. Either way, be sure to mark your tapestry with the Group Challenge name, as indicated in the Mounting Instructions.
    • When sending a Group Challenge entry individually, please ship your tapestry in a padded envelope, not a box.
    • If members of a group choose to combine their entries in a single shipment, please put them in a box that will be strong enough to survive the round trip.

The catalog

  • All participants will receive a catalog.
  • Artists must provide an image of their tapestry for the catalog according to the specifications detailed below.
  • Catalogs will be sent to the participants, along with their tapestry, at the end of the show.

Liability

  • This show is often hung in non-traditional gallery spaces. Because of this, insurance during the run of the show cannot be guaranteed. ATA will do everything in its power to insure the safety of your tapestry. All tapestries will be wired to display boards to prevent theft. However, liability insurance during the show is the responsibility of the artist.

Publicity

  • Submission of artwork constitutes permission for ATA to reproduce images of the submitted tapestries for publicity and promotional purposes, including the internet.

Images

  • Photograph your tapestry on a neutral background, preferably white, unless your tapestry is white or very pale, in which case photograph it on a middle value gray background.
  • Do not crop the image. Approximately 1/2 inch of the background must be visible.
  • Digital image specifications: jpeg, 300 dpi and no more than 3” on the longest side.
  • Title your file with your last name and first name followed by the title of the tapestry, e.g. Doe_Jane_Misty Morning.jpg

If you are unsure how to achieve the image specifications, please ask for help from a knowledgeable friend.

Bad photo: uneven lighting background is not neutral and uniform

Bad photo:
uneven lighting
background is not neutral and uniform

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Renditions 2020 Entry Form

  • Please list your name as you want it to appear in the catalog.
  • IMPORTANT: Please double check that your email address has been entered correctly.
  • If this tapestry is part of the Group Challenge, please enter the name of the group and the name of the group's entry.
  • Image submission and shipping information

    Your tapestry and an image of the tapestry are due by March 31, 2020. This is not a postmark deadline. The tapestry & image of the tapestry must be received by the above date.

    Download Mounting Instructions, Shipping information & Checklist

    Download Customs Form for International Entrants

  • Please double check your title carefully. It will appear in the catalog as entered here.
  • Please double check your title carefully. It will appear in the catalog as entered here.
  • Please double check the materials carefully. They will appear in the catalog as entered here.
  • Please double check the materials carefully. They will appear in the catalog as entered here.
  • Accepted file types: jpg, tif, tiff, jpeg.
    Please read the following carefully in order to submit an image that is suitable for use in a catalog:
    1. Photograph your tapestry on a neutral background, preferably white.
    2. Do not use photo-editing tools to crop or change the edge or background of your image. Approximately 1/2 inch of the background must be visible.
    3. Digital image specifications: jpeg, 300 dpi and no more than 3” on the longest side.
    4. Title your digital image file with your last name followed by the name of the tapestry, e.g. Doe_Misty_Morning.jpg
    If you are unsure how to achieve any of these requests, please ask for help from a knowledgeable friend.
    I understand that submission of artwork to Renditions 2020 constitutes my permission for ATA to photograph the work and/or duplicate or reproduce my submitted image(s) for publicity and promotional purposes, including the internet. I acknowledge that ATA will allow the public to photograph all ATA exhibits.
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  • Having trouble with this form? Please email info@americantapestryalliance.org.

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