Regina Artist Trading Cards Call for Submissions

Regina Artist Trading Cards Call for Submissions

February 1, 2019 at 12:00am

ATCs 2019: YES!

Regina Artist Trading Cards Global Call for Submissions: A call to action—

Make and share art that empowers, art that celebrates, art that says YES!” In 1966, Fluxus artist Yoko Ono challenged the world with a ladder. If you climbed up to the top, you could use a magnifying glass to read the text in a painting attached to the ceiling. If you climbed that perilous ladder, the word you read was: yes.

Simple. Powerful. Affirming. “Yes”

Regina ATC is proud to celebrate our 16th anniversary year with a call for submissions to an exhibition and exchange of artist trading cards. Times are tough; don’t let that get you down. Let’s reach out and share our stories, what we are fighting for, what we are proud of, what makes us happy. In 2019 we challenge artists around the world to share your best self.

As ATC founding artist m.vänçi stirnemann says: “have fun making cards, freely trade cards you have made, and communicate with others while you do it.”

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Send 6 ATC size cards for display and trade that share your story, your best self, things that affirm you, comfort you : Send us 6 of your best ATC Art cards!

Deadline for submissions: Saturday March 23rd, 2019

Send 6 ATCs to:

Regina ATC c/o MacKenzie Art Gallery, 3475 Albert St., Regina, SK Canada S4S 6X6

 

Please include in your submission:

1. Six original (6) ATCs = a set of 6, or 6 versions of your work Size: 2.5” x 3.5” inches

2. One page about you and the way you made your work-- tell us a little about yourself, your techniques and tools, and your image content.

3. Your contact information, including e-mail (if possible)

4. A return address label and postage stamps (after the exhibit closes in September 2019, you will receive six ATCs from other artists in the exhibit). (Note: it may take up to seven weeks after the display comes down to process and mail your return cards)

5. Please indicate if you do not want your work on posted on the web; and please document your work BEFORE you send it; we are not able to provide scans.

 

Your ATCs will be displayed at the MacKenzie Art Gallery for Spring/Summer 2019, and then we will send you 6 ATCs in exchange for your work.

*Everyone is invited for the opening reception on the evening of Thursday April 25th 2019, at 7 pm*

 

For more information, see us on Facebook at Regina Artist Trading Cards ATC Collective, email artisttradingcards@hotmail.com or call MacKenzie Art Gallery, Nicolle at 306 584 4250 ext. 4291