A National Call for Art

about Winona

The Legend, the Women, the Place

Hosted by Winona State University 's Watkins s Gallery

Jurors: Winona LaDuke, Roger Boulay and Guest Juror, TBA


Aug. 23-Sept. 14th 2019 Exhibit

CALL FOR SUBMISSION Call for Native artists around the theme of “Wenonah”. Send a note and a jpg to winonaallcall@gmail.com to be in the exhibit at the Watkins Art Gallery, WSU.

The gallery is a small space, at 600 square feet.  Please offer your art accordingly.     

Academic Panel: Winona, Wenonah: In history and today:  the legends, the stories and the reality of Winonas  

Realizing that some Winona stories may not be told in the midst of summer, we nonetheless encourage academic summaries and some discussion of Winona stories in history and present times.Please submit a summary of your writing, or your spoken word pieces to winonaallcall@gmail.com. We will let you know. Submissions are due on June l5, 2019


CALENDAR 2019

  • June 15:  Deadline for receiving

  • All digital submissions June 30: Notification on of acceptance

  • August 15: Deadline for receipt of Accepted works

  • August 23: Exhibition Opens

    • Reception: 5:00pm - 6:30pm at the Watkins Gallery, Winona State

  • September 12: Exhibition concludes

Image: Winona and Nanaboozhoo by Rabbett Strickland

Image: Winona and Nanaboozhoo by Rabbett Strickland

LIABILITY

All reasonable care will be given to objects in the custody of the Art and Design Department at Winona State. Works are insured while on exhibit on in the Watkins Gallery. The Art and Design department cannot assume responsibility for the damage or deteriorate on incurred before or after exhibition, or for possible loss in transit.

ELIGIBILITY

Open to all artists. All artwork should be original and made about the theme of Winona.


ART ENTRIES

Artists may submit no more than three entries. All entries should be submitted by email to: Watkins Hall
Roger Boulay, Art Galleries Coordinator
507-457-5395
RBoulay@winona.edu

DELIVERY OF ACCEPTED ARTWORK

Please ship work to:

Watkins s Art Gallery 175 West Mark Street,

Winona State University Winona, MN 55987 

  • Work s must be received by August 15

  • Works must be shipped in reusable packing containers

  • No packing popcorn

  • The Watkins s Gallery will cover the cost of return shipping

  • Hand delivered works accepted August 12- 15

INCLUDE ART ID LABELS

Please fill out the identification labels below and attach the completed label onto printable format and electronic to each accepted artwork.

ART IDENTIFICATION LABEL

Artist Name:

Title:

Medium:

Price