ArtSlant - http://www.artslant.com/ny/Articles/show en-us 40 CALL FOR ARTISTS <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px; font-family: Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif; font-size: 16pt;"><strong>BECOME A MEMBER today to participate in</strong></p> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px; font-family: Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif; font-size: 16pt;"><strong> Berkeley Art Center's <em>Annual Artists Exhibition</em>. </strong></p> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px; font-family: Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif;"><strong> </strong></p> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px; font-family: Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;"><strong>Open: All Berkeley Art Center Members</strong></p> <div style="font-family: Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;"> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px; font-family: Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;">Media: All</p> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px; font-family: Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;">Exhibition Dates: December 6, 2012 through January 27, 2013 </p> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px; font-family: Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;">Drop Off Artwork: November 28 - 29  </p> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px; font-family: Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;">Reception: December 6, from 5:30 to 7:30pm</p> </div> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;"> </p> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px; font-family: Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;">The Artists Annual highlights the wide range of work from Berkeley Art Center's diverse community of artist members. Presented salon-style, this is a non-juried and inclusive exhibition that will include works in a variety of media. In the past, over 250 works have been exhibited in dynamic curatorial arrangements in the center's remarkable gallery space in North Berkeley.  </p> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;"> </p> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px; font-family: Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;">This year, we invite artists to consider consider the theme WONDER and submit one small work (18"x18") in order to provide space for an appropriate presentation.</p> <div style="font-family: Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;"><strong> </strong><strong><br />Please download our <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?e=001DKrLwohL3KXEPRHdOSKpS92vxjj7R_TdWOXbCUYZD0-YSgL4ntKhR-IVhM2P80v1qww6Hs8CWtXdvTE_dG21zCQVUjHGQt_dMr0-NUZOXxrt3PtmPsKq52akRQblkzKYRlFqflzk-GCuO4LeH_Ch20qSav5Rw7AJLE4oNTL5aTXkaZZXOMYFIyQW8l_VWi0Y" rel="nofollow" shape="rect" target="_blank" style="color: blue; text-decoration: underline;">GUIDELINES</a> and <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?e=001DKrLwohL3KXEPRHdOSKpS92vxjj7R_TdWOXbCUYZD0-YSgL4ntKhR-IVhM2P80v1qww6Hs8CWtXdvTE_dG21zCQVUjHGQt_dMr0-NUZOXxrt3PtmPsKq52akRQblkzKYRlFqflzk-GCuO4LeH_Ch239Ewy_kr8oDD18C0XuVPq4=" rel="nofollow" shape="rect" target="_blank" style="color: blue; text-decoration: underline;">LOAN FORM</a> for more information.  <br />If you are unsure of your current membership status please <a href="mailto:annw@berkeleyartcenter.org" rel="nofollow" shape="rect" target="_blank" style="color: blue; text-decoration: underline;">email us </a>.  </strong></div> <p></p> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;">In addition to participation in the <em>Artists Annual</em>, membership at the Artist Level ($55/year) gives you free admission to lectures and artist talks, discounted admission to other special events, and free submission privileges (up to five images) to BAC's annual juried exhibition. Memberships provide an important source of revenue for our private non-profit organization. Your support is critical to our livelihood! Thank you! <a href="http://www.berkeleyartcenter.org/membership.html" rel="nofollow">Visit our website for more information</a></p> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;"></p> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;"></p> Thu, 15 Nov 2012 22:49:19 +0000 http://www.artslant.com/ny/Articles/list http://www.artslant.com/ny/Articles/list Upcoming Programs and Exhibitions <p align="left" style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px; text-align: left; font-family: Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif; font-size: 16pt;"><span style="text-decoration: underline;"><strong>Artist Lecture Series: RICHARD SHAW</strong></span></p> <p align="left" style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px; text-align: left; font-family: Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif; font-size: 16pt;">Saturday, November 17, 4pm<strong> <br /></strong></p> <p align="left" style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px; text-align: left; font-family: Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif; font-size: 16pt;"><strong><img src="http://dbprng00ikc2j.cloudfront.net/userimages/222530/9jet/20121110215531-Shaw_person_logskull_lores.jpg" alt="Richard Shaw, Person, Log, Skull, 2011, glazed ceramic with over glaze decals, 18 x 9 x 7.5 inches" style="float: right; margin: 10px;" /></strong></p> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px; font-family: Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;"></p> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px; font-family: Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;"></p> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px; font-family: Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;">Taking clay and transforming its perceived nature, Richard Shaw also transforms the perception and meaning of object and use as these elements build to expand our associations and challen<strong></strong>ge our assumptions. Join us as Richard shares his work and process with us! </p> <p align="left" style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px; text-align: left; font-family: Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif; font-size: 16pt;"><strong></strong></p> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px; font-family: Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;"></p> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px; font-family: Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;">All programs and lectures are free for members and $10 general admission. </p> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px; font-family: Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;"></p> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px; font-family: Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;">Coming soon: Visit www.berkeleyartcenter.org to hear podcasts and view clips from our lecture series! </p> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;"> </p> <p align="left" style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px; text-align: left; font-family: Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif; font-size: 16pt;"><strong> </strong></p> <p align="left" style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px; text-align: left; font-family: Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif; font-size: 16pt;"><strong></strong></p> Sat, 10 Nov 2012 21:58:22 +0000 http://www.artslant.com/ny/Articles/list http://www.artslant.com/ny/Articles/list