Deadline:
Dec
06
2004
Call for Proposals:

Art Interactive - Call For Exhibition Proposals

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Art Interactive in Cambridge, MA, invites curators to submit exhibition
proposals for the 2005-06 season. Art Interactive's mission is to provide a
public forum that fosters self-expression and human interaction through the
development and exhibition of art that is contemporary, experimental, and
participatory. Previous exhibitions have included Engaging Characters
(Kathy Brew, Curator), Do-It-Yourself Fluxus (Midori Yoshimoto, Curator),
and eVolution (Christiane Paul, Curator).

The following call can also be found at:
http://www.artinteractive.org/curatorial_call.

Questions: contact proposals@artinteractive.org

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Call for Exhibition Proposals
Art Interactive in Cambridge, MA, invites curators to submit exhibition
proposals for the 2005-06 season. Art Interactive's mission is to provide a
public forum that fosters self-expression and human interaction through the
development and exhibition of art that is contemporary, experimental, and
participatory. Previous exhibitions have included Engaging Characters
(Kathy Brew, Curator), Do-It-Yourself Fluxus (Midori Yoshimoto, Curator),
and eVolution (Christiane Paul, Curator). To review these and other Art
Interactive exhibitions, please visit:
http://www.artinteractive.org/show_previous.php.

Art Interactive encourages proposals that presents works in any media, but
each proposal must address the goals described in the curatorial mission
statement. Please note that Art Interactive discourages artists who are
acting as curators from submitting proposals that include their own work.
To read the curatorial mission statement, please visit:
http://www.artinteractive.org/curatorial.php.

Jurors
Proposals will be reviewed by Art Interactive's Curatorial Committee,
comprised of Rachael Arauz, Independent Curator, Sharon Matt Atkins,
Assistant Curator, Currier Museum of Art, George Fifield, Director, Boston
CyberArts Festival and Adjunct Curator of Media Arts, DeCordova Museum,
Joseph Ketner, Director, Rose Art Museum, Jeff Talman, Artist, Emanuel
Lewin, Director, Art Interactive, Catherine D'Ignazio, Associate Director,
Art Interactive, Winnie Wong, Director of Curatorial Planning, Art
Interactive.

Gallery Space
Art Interactive is located in the Central Square neighborhood of Cambridge,
MA. The exhibition space is approximately 2,000 square feet with 16-foot
ceilings. Two glass walls provide extensive natural light, and the space can
be partitioned by four movable modular wall panels. Visits to the space
during gallery hours are encouraged, and a floor plan is available upon
request.

Support
If accepted, Art Interactive provides the following resources to assist the
Curator:
1) Exhibition Coordinator, Exhibition Designer and Graphic Designer to
assist in these aspects of exhibition planning.
2) Press and marketing support, Event Coordination, and Education and
Outreach are handled primarily by Art Interactive.
3) Technical support and labor for construction and installation.
4) Printing and design of posters, postcards, press releases, mailings, and
an exhibition brochure.
5) A host of high-end equipment including computers, projectors, cameras,
etc. A detailed specification list is available upon request.

In addition to these resources, Art Interactive will provide total
additional support of $2500. This is typically used for stipends, travel,
shipping, purchase of special construction materials or equipment. If the
budget for the proposed show exceeds $2500, please provide a detailed plan
for how and when additional funds will be raised. Art Interactive is able to
provide some administrative support, planning and strategy for raising
additional funds for a compelling curatorial project.

Deadline
Proposals must be received at Art Interactive no later than February 1,
2005.
Notifications will be sent by email to proposers on March 15th, 2005.

Submission Guidelines
Submissions must include 8 copies of the following:
1. Curator's CV (please include name, address, email address)
2. Proposed exhibition title (maximum 10 words)
3. Exhibition Abstract (maximum 500 words)
4. Exhibition Checklist (maximum 1 page)
5. Proposed Budget (see above, "support")
6. Supporting visual materials

Supporting visual material can include DVDs, CD-ROMs, websites, and printed
photographs.
A self-addressed stamped envelope may be included in the submission for the
return of these materials.

Please send all submissions by mail to:
Curatorial Committee
Art Interactive
130 Bishop Allen Drive
Cambridge, MA, 02139

Questions
For more information, please visit:
http://www.artinteractive.org/curatorial_call.
For additional inquiries, please email proposals@artinteractive.org

Link:
http://www.artinteractive