Listed below are the current
applications available for upcoming Center events
including gallery exhibitions and seasonal craft shows.
Call to Artists: Contemporary Knife Smithing, A Juried and Invitational Exhibition
Bladesmithing is a thousands-year-old craft practiced in diverse cultures across the world. It has survived as an art form despite modern industrialization, with artisans dedicated to preserving and expanding traditional techniques. This exhibit will explore and highlight the artistry of the contemporary hand-crafted knife, as an object with both functional and aesthetic value.
• Click here for details (PDF)
Call for Artists: Craft Expo 2013
Show dates: July 18-21, 2013
Entry deadline: January 7, 2013
Entry fee: $40 per 5 images; $60 late entry fee
Guilford Art Center invites artists to apply for participation in Craft Expo 2013, one of the oldest and finest outdoor craft shows in the northeast. Works must be handmade in the USA or Canada by an individual and/or with help from a limited number of assistants/apprentices. Artist work is juried from digital images, and must be of high quality, be well-designed, and convey artistic originality and vision. Event benefits Guilford Art Center's educational programs. See www.zapplication.org for details.
• 2013 Expo Application
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Call for Artist for shopSpace at Guilford Art Center
Guilford Art Center announces a call to artists to submit their work for
consideration to the Center's shopSpace, which features a lively selection
of handmade fine craft and art by American artists. Submissions of work in
all media are welcome.
• shopSpace Application
Teaching positions are available for semester long
classes and weekend workshops. Consideration is given
to those with prior teaching experience and to curriculum
that complements the programs at the Center. If you
are interested in joining the faculty of the Guilford
Art Center, please submit a cover letter and resume
to: Executive Director, Guilford Art Center, 411 Church
Street, Guilford, CT 06437. For more information,