Palm Beach International Airport Opens New Airport Gallery In Partnership With Palm Beach County Art In Public Places. Call For Artists Opens Now!

Palm Beach International Airport, in partnership with Palm Beach County Art in Public Places, is excited to announce the opening of the new Airport Art Gallery!  The new exhibition space boasts enhanced display walls and lighting to better showcase high quality art created by professional and emerging artists who call Palm Beach County home. Works by 15 artists will be featured in exhibitions that change three times a year. A new video interview element will present personal behind the scenes perspectives from artists about creative process, what inspires them, and other interesting insights into making art with varying materials, techniques and styles. Artist interviews will play on a continuous video loop at the Airport Art Gallery and will air as the “Creativity Takes Flight” show on Palm Beach County’s TV station Channel 20, with clips shared via social media.  The Rickie Report shares the details of this Call To Artists. The Deadline is December 2, 2019.  Everyone is invited to the Public Reception on Thursday, February 20, 2020.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

CALL to ARTISTS

PALM BEACH INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT

 

 

 

DEADLINE: December 2, 2019 at  4 pm

 

 

Open to Palm Beach County Residents

 

 

 

 Public Reception:

Thursday, February 20, 2020

5:30 – 7:00 pm

 

 

 

EXHIBITION DATES

December 11, 2019 – April 8, 2020

 

Centrally located on level 2 in the atrium near the putting green, the Art Gallery’s pre-security location encourages passengers and locals to discover the exceptional works by locally and internationally renowned artists. As a major gateway to South Florida, Palm Beach International Airport serves over 6.7 million passengers annually and offers over 200 nonstop flights daily.

 

 

 

 

EXHIBITION DATES

December 11, 2019 – April 8, 2020

 

EXHIBITION THEME

Artfully Discovering The Palm Beaches highlights the diverse beauty there is to discover throughout Palm Beach County.

 

ARTWORK SPECIFICATIONS

Artwork must be:

  • Two-dimensional. Finished on all sides or framed, wired across top third. ALL mediums welcome. No reproductions.
  • Minimum size: 30” width x 30” height including frame. Maximum size: 56” width x 70” height including frame.

 

ONLINE APPLICATION & IMAGE SUBMITTAL

  • Only one artwork per artist.

 

Art submittal is a two-step process. The first step requires that you complete the application. The second step requires emailing jpeg images of your artwork. Jpeg images of your artwork shall not exceed 1920 pixels on the longest side. Please name the artwork file–Lastname_Firstname. If you are submitting an additional jpeg image of your framed artwork, please name second file ArtworkWithFrame_Lastname_Firstname. If the combined file size of submitted jpeg images exceeds 20MB, Palm Beach County cannot receive them.

 

Please click here to complete application. At the end of completing the application form, you will be prompted to email jpeg images of your artwork.

 

SCHEDULE

  • Online Application & Images Due: December 2, 2019 4:00pm

 

  • Art Acceptance Notification: December 6, 2019 4:00pm

 

  • Deliver Artwork to Airport Art Gallery / Artist Video Interviews:  December 11, 2019, 9:30am-2:30pm

To facilitate artwork delivery and the video interview process, accepted artists will be assigned a time to drop off their artwork, and be interviewed. Artists should plan to be at the Airport Art Gallery for at least 30 minutes to complete art intake and their interview. Upon notification, selected artists will receive delivery time and interview questions in order to prepare for the interview.  If artists are not available to deliver their work personally at assigned delivery time, their artwork will still be included in the video, but without an interview.

 

  • Reception: February 20, 2020, 5:30-7:00pm

 

  • Pick-Up Artwork at Airport Art Gallery: April 8, 2020  10:00-11:00am

 

JUDGE

Nichole Hickey began creating art at a young age and has been working in the arts field for 19 years. Currently she is focusing on her new body of mixed media works, as well as curating personal and public collections. Formerly she worked with Palm Beach County professional artists for 9 years, curating and installing exhibitions. She also represented gallery artists and sought out new talent for a Palm Beach gallery, which took her to Manhattan and all over the world.  Her B.A. is in Art History from the University of Wisconsin.

 

CURATOR

Elayna Toby Singer, Palm Beach County Art in Public Places Administrator

 

ART SALES

Artists keep 100% of income from sales. Artwork that sells cannot be removed until the end of the show.

 

EXHIBITION RECEPTION

On February 20, 2020 at 5:30pm the public is invited to meet featured artists and discover their extraordinary talents. With live music by locally based performance artists and yummy refreshments, this event is one of season’s most popular happenings. Complimentary parking is offered to reception attendees in the Short Term Parking Lot, excluding SunPass.

 

FOR MORE INFORMATION:

Elayna Toby Singer, Art in Public Places Administrator

(561) 233-0235

 esinger@pbcgov.org

 

 

 

 

 

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Call To Artists For Next Exhibition At Palm Beach International Airport

It’s here!  The new Call to Artists for the next exhibition at Palm Beach International Airport and a new application process!  Ellen E. Roberts, Curator of the Harold and Anne Berkley Smith of American Art at the Norton Museum of Art, will be the guest judge. The exhibition runs December 9, 2015 – April 6, 2016.  Submittal deadline is November 20, 2015, 4pm.  Application and Jpeg(s) are now accepted online, however $20 Application Fee cannot be paid online.  The Rickie Report shares the details and urges all Palm Beach County artists to apply!  Artwork sells and the artists keep 100% of the sales generated.  There will be a public reception on March 2nd from 5:30-7:30 pm to meet and mingle with the artists.

 

 

 

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CALL FOR ART

Palm Beach International Airport!

NEW APPLICATION PROCESS

 

 DEADLINE NOV. 20,2015 at  4:00 PM

Open only to Palm Beach County residents

 

 

As a major gateway to South Florida, Palm Beach International Airport (PBIA) receives an average of 500,000 travelers per month. This exhibition showcases high quality art in diverse media by Palm Beach County’s finest professional and emerging artists. Exhibition runs December 9, 2015 – April 6, 2016.

 

Click here for the complete Call to Artists, and to submit your application and jpegs:

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DETAILS

 

 

 

JUDGE

Ellen E. Roberts, Curator of the Harold and Anne Berkley Smith American Art at the Norton Museum of Art, will be the guest judge for this exhibition.

One of Ms. Roberts current projects is development of the exhibition O’Keeffe, Stettheimer, Torr, Zorach: Women Modernists in New York which will open in February 2016. Before coming to the Norton in 2012, she was assistant and then associate curator of American art at the Art Institute of Chicago, where she contributed to numerous exhibitions and catalogues including Edward Hopper, American Modernism at the Art Institute of Chicago, Apostles of Beauty: Arts and Crafts from Britain to Chicago, and The Age of American Impressionism: Masterpieces from the Art Institute of Chicago. Ms. Roberts has a Ph.D. in art history from Boston University.

 

NEW APPLICATION PROCESS
Application Form and Jpeg(s) are now accepted online using the County’s application process below.
Please make sure your jpegs are properly sized (per specifications below) before beginning your online application below.

$20 Application Fee cannot be paid online. It must be mailed or hand delivered with a copy of application.

Online application/jpeg(s) will not be processed until County receives $20.00 check with copy of application.

1) APPLICATION FEE $20.00
$20.00 check should be made out to Palm Beach County BCC. Mail or hand deliver your $20.00 check AND a printed copy of your completed application form to Palm Beach County Art in Public Places, 2633 Vista Parkway, West Palm Beach, FL 33411 ATTN: Art at the Airport.

Submittals will not be processed if a printed copy of your application form is not included with your check. If you’re dropping off your $20 application check & a copy of your application paperwork in person, please put them in an envelope with your First and Last Name and ATTN: “Art at the Airport” on the front of the envelope .

Only online submittals of images will be accepted. You don’t need to include a printed image of your art with your $20 check and printed application. Application fees are non-refundable. Fees offsets a small portion of the cost to run the “Art of the Airport” Program.

2) JPEG(s) of Artwork
You’ll be prompted to submit a jpeg image of your art at the end of the online application process. If your art is framed, please provide an additional jpeg showing the artwork in its frame so the judge can review the composition as a whole. Name jpeg file Lastname.Firstname.jpg. If you are submitting an additional jpeg file of your framed artwork, name the second file Lastname.Firstname2. Image size should not exceed 1920 pixels on longest side. Image can’t be larger than 2MB. If larger, County won’t receive it.

2) APPLICATION
Please click here to complete the application form and submit your jpeg(s).

Application

 

 

SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTS

ALL media welcome. ONLY ONE ARTWORK per artist.

Artwork must be:
Two-dimensional
Wired across the back (hanging system shown)

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· Finished on all sides or framed
· Minimum size 16” x 20” (including frame)
· Maximum size 8 feet tall x 13 feet wide
· Painting reproductions not accepted

 

 

 

For more information please contact:

Elayna Toby Singer
Palm Beach County Art in Public Places
2633 Vista Parkway      W.Palm Beach, FL 33411
http://www.pbcgov.com/fdo/ART
esinger@pbcgov.org
(561) 233-0235

 

 

 

For coverage of your events, to place an advertisement, or speak to Rickie about appearing in The Rickie Report, contact:

Rickie Leiter, Publisher

The Rickie Report

P.O.Box 33423

Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33420

Rickie@therickiereport.com

561-537-0291