Alma College 30th Annual Statewide Print Competition
We Have Extended The Deadline
Begins July 1, 2010 and ends Friday, September 17, 2010 at 9:00 a.m.
- The 30th Annual Statewide Print Competition Prospectus can be downloaded in PDF format here.
- Please review the prospectus before registering and entering the show.
- Download PDF instruction for formatting your JPG files, click here.
- Once you have read the prospectus and formatted your images click here to enter.
You will need either a credit card, or debit card to complete your transaction. We (Alma College) only accept Master Card, or Visa. Please be sure to enter in the correct information in the fields, or the application will be rejected. Depending on the type of connection (DSL, Cable Modem, or Dial–up Modem) the uploading process may take time. If your images are formatted correctly and the file sizes are 1.9 Megabytes (or less) the upload will be faster and smoother. If however your images are larger and/or not formatted to specifications, the upload will be quite long. Correct formatting and patience is my only advise. Please note that we only allow up to a maximum of 16 MBs to be uploaded at one time. If you should incur technical form errors during your submission process, please contact the webmaster (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Print Show Director — Sandy Lopez–Isnardi
Administrative Assistant — Mary Ellen Yost
Begins Monday, September 27, 2010.
Can be hand delivered Saturday, October 9 and Sunday, October 10 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Shipped work must arrive at the College by Friday, October 7 at 5 p.m.
Saturday, October 30 from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. with a juror’s talk at 3:30 p.m. followed by the awards ceremony at 4:30 p.m.
Marjorie Devon, Director of Tamarind Institute, has served Tamarind Institute on numerous levels since 1978. She is also an Assistant Professor in the Department of Art and Art History at the University of New Mexico. She holds degrees from the University of New Mexico and the University of California Berkley and Santa Barbara. She has served as juror and consultant for several print shows nationally and internationally, including the University of North Dakota Print Show in 2010, Taller Actual Gráfica de Oaxaca, Mexico in 2008, and VI Encuentro Nacional de Grabado, Havana, Cuba in 2004. She has served as panalist for the prestigious National Endowment for the Arts, Museums and Visual Arts Grants and Policy Panel. She holds an impressive presentation record that includes: Seacourt Print Symposium, N. Ireland (2010), Museo de la Estampa, Mexico, D.F. (2010), Escuela de Artes de San Carlos (2009), La Curtiduría, Oaxaca, Mexico (2008), Japan Printmakers Association, City Museum of Kyoto (2008), and the College Art Association (2008), Dallas, Texas. She has served primarily as editor on several publications as Tamarind Touchstones: Fabulous at Fifty/Celebrating Excellence in Fine Art Lithography (University of New Mexico Press, forthcoming, 2010), Tamarind Techniques for Fine Art Lithography, with Bill Lagattuta and Rodney Hamon (Harry N. Abrams, Inc., New York, 2008), Migrations: New Directions in Contemporary Native American Art (University of New Mexico Press, 2006), Photolithography: A Manual, (Tamarind Institute, 2002), and Tamarind: 40 Years (University of New Mexico Press, 2000). The most recent shows that she has curated are Impriendo historias: litografias del Tamarind Institute, Museo de la Estampa, Mexico City, Mexico (2010), Kyoto Hanga, Collaborative Prints from American Workshops, Tokyo, Kyoto, Japan (2008), and Migrations: New Directions in Native American Art, University of New Mexico Art Museum (2006). We are honored and pleased to have Marjorie as our final juror for the 30th Annual Alma College Statewide Print Competition.
Print Show Exhibition Traveling Schedule
|October — November, 2010||Flora Kirsch Beck Gallery. Alma, Michigan|
|April — May, 2011||Jordan River Arts Council. East Jordan, Michigan|
|TBA||West Shore Community College. Scottsville, MI|
|TBA||Henry Ford Community College. Dearborn, Michigan|