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MANHATTAN GRAPHICS CENTER

250 WEST 40 STREET, 5TH FLOOR
NEW YORK, NY 10018
212-219-8783

THANKS TO FRIENDS OF MGC: 

New York City Department of Cultural Affairs | The Scherman Foundation for its generous and continuing support | New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature | The Pierre and Tana Matisse Foundation | The Charles Locke Art Fund | The Jockey Hollow Foundation |  Milton and Sally Avery Arts Foundation | Friends and MGC members who have made donations to the Center

 

Our programs are supported in part, by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council.

The Print Effect 2018: Small Works / Big Impact
Exhibition Dates: November 1 - 30    Opening Reception: November 3
Scroll through the gallery above to see all 201 prints by 122 artists from 32 states! 

JUROR

Lothar Osterburg, has been an active artist and master printer for the past 30 years. He received a Guggenheim Creative Arts Fellowship (2010) and teaches at Bard College. Osterburg work is included in many public collections including Art Institute of Chicago, Fine Art Museum Houston and Library of Congress.

 

DATES

Jury Notification: September 1

Accepted prints must be received by: October 15

Exhibition Dates: November 1 – 30

Opening Reception: November 3

Return of un-sold work: December 2018 - January 2019

Payments to Artists: February 2019

 

ELIGIBILITY

Open to all forms of fine art printmaking including: Intaglio, Silkscreen, Relief, Monotype, Lithography, Collograph, and Mixed Media. Prints must be hand-pulled. No photographs or digital prints, offset reproductions, or reproductions of artwork originally produced in another medium will not be considered. Open to US residents over the age of 18 only.

ENTRY FEE

$35 – enter up to 3 images

SIZE REQUIREMENTS

Paper Size: No larger than 11” x 15”. Any image that fits on 11" x15” or smaller paper is eligible.

 

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

All artwork is to be signed.

All artwork should be an accurate representation of the image submitted.

All artwork must be for sale.

 

SALES

A 40% commission will go to Manhattan Graphic Center, a non-profit organization. Artists will retain 60%. 

 

LIABILITY

Every precaution will be taken to handle all prints accepted to The Print Effect 2018. MGC will hang prints with a magnet system and no frames – please consider mounting delicate prints to a sturdy paper.

 

AGREEMENT

By filing out the entry form, the artist agrees to the conditions set forth in the prospectus, including; permission to use images of exhibited work online for promotional and educational purposes.

ACCEPTANCE

Artists will be notified via email of acceptance to the exhibition by September 1, 2018. Please make sure you list a valid email address. Only accepted prints should be mailed to MGC. 

 

SHIPPING       

Accepted prints should be mailed flat, un-matted, and unframed. Artists must include a pre-paid, return shipping label. United States Postal Service or Fed Ex are preferred.

 

Mail or Drop-off accepted work to:
Manhattan Graphics Center

250 West 40th Street, 5th Floor

New York, NY 10018