woven - celebrating juneteenth
& honoring traditions
Thank you! We are looking forward to the 2024 WOVEN: The Juneteenth Juried Art Exhibition 2024.
Please see the 2023 prospectus below and click the link to apply.
Once again, the Artists’ Guild of Spartanburg seeks to highlight the work of outstanding BIPOC (Black, Indigenous, and People of Color) artists in the southeastern region through their upcoming juried exhibition, WOVEN.
Artists working in all mediums are invited to apply.
Woven is an exhibition that will highlight works of creatives such as quilters, weavers and visual artists from the southeast region. This exhibition seeks to celebrate and commemorate the visual storytelling and traditions in conversation with the African Diaspora. Through this presentation of visual storytelling and craft-based works we seek to broaden intergenerational narratives of BIPOC experiences and creative practices.
Accepted works will be exhibited in the Artists' Guild gallery, located within the Chapman Cultural Center in Spartanburg, SC from June 7th through June 30th. This first-floor gallery space receives high foot traffic and is open to the public Tues-Sat. An artists' reception will be held on June 17th to celebrate all participating artists and announce prize-winning work.
Eligibility: BIPOC artists residing in or from AL, FL, GA, KY, LA, MS, NC, SC, and
Eligible works: 2D and 3D mediums, with an emphasis on Folk Art and Craft.
***This is an in-person exhibition. Artists are responsible for the delivery of accepted works to the gallery by Tuesday, June 6th, 2023.
Artists can submit up to two works.
Artists should submit one high-quality image (300 dpi) for each 2D work.
Artists may submit up to 3 images for each 3D work.
Images should be 300 dpi and no larger than 5 Mb each.
Application Fee: $10.00 (non-refundable)
Application Deadline: Friday, May 19th by 11 pm
Notification of Acceptance: Monday, May 22nd
Drop-off of accepted works: June 6th 12:00-5:00 pm