International Deadline: December 31, 2017 – Manifest
Manifest Creative Research Gallery announces the 13th International
Drawing Annual, a juried annual publication of works of recent drawing.
$2000 in cash awards now includes a $1200 First Prize.
The award-winning International Drawing Annual is an extension and
merging of Manifest’s Drawing Center, Press, and Gallery programs. Its
goal is to support the recognition, documentation, and publication of
excellent, current, and relevant works of drawing of all kinds from
around the world.
The International Drawing Annual is open to any artist
submitting original works of art or design created within the past three
years (2015 – 2017). Artists, designers, illustrators, professionals,
and students in ALL disciplines are encouraged to submit. Manifest is
eager to receive works of drawing in a wide range of applications
(technical, graphic, fine art, design, architectural, digital,
illustration, etc.) with the qualification being that artwork submitted
is representative of high quality “drawing.
Open to any media applicable to the practice of drawing
including but by no means limited to traditional drawing media.
Printmaking, digital/new media, photography, sculpture, painting,
installation, etc., are all possibly valid.
First, Second, and Third Place awards for works of drawing will be
decided by the jury committee. Each award winner will have a brief
artist’s statement included in the publication. There will be three cash
prizes of $1200, $500, and $300 for first, second, and third place
JURY & CURATOR
Manifest’s selection process involves a complex two-part system. This
exhibit will be juried by an anonymous several-member panel of
professional and academic advisors with a broad range of expertise
relative to art and design.
Each artist/author selected for inclusion in the INDA will receive one
complimentary copy of the publication. In 2011, the INDA 5 was awarded a
national silver medal award from the Independent Publishers Association
in their New York City ceremony, in which other major arts institutions
such as the Whitney Museum and the Metropolitan Museum of Art have
competed. In 2015 the INDA 8 was awarded a bronze medal award in the
ONLINE INDA RESOURCE
An Internet-based online International Drawing Annual Resource will be
published to accompany the printed Annual. This will feature statements,
bios, contact info., and professional information for each person
included. See here
$40 for up to three entries submitted. $10 per each additional entry.
Visit Manifest Gallery online to Apply. The online submission process is preferred. However, discs may be submitted (see details on Prospectus).
December 31: Deadline for entry
Spring 2018: Notifications sent by e-mail
Early 2019: Publication available and awards announced
Visit Manifest Gallery online for complete details and to Apply.
Manifest Creative Research Gallery and Drawing Center is a 501(c)(3)
not-for-profit organization located in East Walnut Hills in Cincinnati,
Ohio. We serve as a venue for the display and experience of insightful,
thought provoking art and design, and functions as a hub for creative
research and innovation at all levels of artistic endeavor.
2727 Woodburn Avenue
East Walnut Hills
Cincinnati, Ohio 45206
Gallery hours: T-F 2-7pm, Sat.12-5pm.
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