20 Jun 2019

Competitions Upstream Gallery’ Drawn From Life

Upstream GalleryHastings-on-Hudson, New York, United States

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Opportunity Description

U.S. National Deadline: July 19, 2019 – Upstream Gallery invites artists who work in any medium except photography to submit pieces that involve the human figure. This will be the gallery’s first ever exhibition based solely on portraying the figure.

The exhibition will open at the Gallery in Hastings on Hudson on Thursday, August 8th and run through Sunday September 1st. Opening Reception will be Sunday, August 11th 2-5pm.

Artists from across the U.S. are invited to submit 2-D or 3-D work that is based on the figure or live portraits in any medium except photography. (We hold a separate show dedicated to photographic work.)

Maximum framed size may not exceed 30 x 40 inches. Freestanding sculpture must be accompanied by its own display support. Accepted wall pieces must be able to be hung and properly wired or mounted for hanging.

TBWard will jury this show. Ward was born in Barnsley, England and trained in painting and printmaking in the UK before relocating to NYC where he worked with Sol LeWitt on a major installation in lower Manhattan in 2000. He has also worked at the Whitney Museum doing installations and in the Museum’s archives. Ward has completed commissions in London, Dublin, Stockholm, Moscow and Chicago. He has exhibited in New York City, Philadelphia… see more

Minimum entry of 3 pieces $45; each additional entry $5 up to a maximum of 6 pieces ($60). The juror may select one, several or none of your submissions.

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All accepted works must be framed and ready to hang from a wire.

All pieces must be for sale. The gallery will retain a 30% .


  • Entry Deadline: Friday, July 19th 2019. All entries must be made via online
  • Receipt of Work: all shipped work must be received no later than Friday, August 2nd.
  • Local Delivery: If you are local, work must be received at the Gallery on Monday, August 5th from 10am to 2 pm.
  • Show opens Thursday, August 8th.
  • Artist’s Reception: Sunday, August 11th 2-5 pm
  • Last Day of show: Sunday September 1st.
  • Local Artists pick up work Sunday after 5 pm or Monday Sept. 2nd.

Since 1991 Upstream Gallery has been a unique community of arts professionals. Upstream is a venue for experimentation, mutual support and artistic growth. The gallery embraces all fine arts media and all styles from realism to abstraction. Upstream is an established resource for new or experienced art collectors, as well as area curators, designers and art consultants.

Upstream Gallery
8 Main Street
Hastings-on-Hudson, NY 10706


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Opp Categories: + Open to Multi-Media. Opp Types: Competitions. Opp Tags: Deadlines 07 July thru Aug, Open to U.S. Artists Only, Participant Reviewed Opps, and Special Opportunities. Income: Exhibition – Group and Sales.

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