A string quartet, a lullaby, Motown on the radio, rapping in
the rain…expression of joy, of hope, of pain, the soundtrack to our lives …
The TIC Gallery welcomes submissions for Music: Muse
exhibit running from October 27 to February 23, 2013.
Just a block from the Broad Art Museum, the Technology
Innovation Center (TIC) is housed in a 7,000-square-foot space on the third
floor above the former Barnes & Noble in downtown East Lansing.
The TIC, which opened in 2008, provides
office space to a growing number of entrepreneurial businesses, from producers
of documentary films to high-tech startups. With its colorful walls and modern
industrial layout, the TIC is an ideal display venue for art.
Wed., October 24
submission of information to Kelly Boyle
TIC, drop off artwork, photos, and artist information
Declined artwork notification: noon
Show will be hung when jury process is
Opening Reception date to be determined
(weekend of Nov. 2-4)
Saturday, February 23:
Pick up artwork
All media suitable for hanging will be considered for the exhibit,
including professionally produced, limited-edition Giclee prints, hanging
sculpture, and fabric pieces. About 40 pieces will be selected for the
Most pieces will be hung in
hallways and should not exceed 48” in either dimension.
You may submit up to four
pieces; however, this
number may be reduced to two
if we receive an excessive number of
entries. If this is the case you will be notified prior to October 27.
All work should be equipped for hanging, with a wire
stretched across the back (no saw tooth hangers.) The hanging system has a
weight limit of 80 lbs. per piece.
Deadline for Submission of Information: Wednesday, October 24.
Information on each piece of artwork you plan
to exhibit must be RECEIVED by this date.
Include title, medium, dimensions, price or NFS.
Mail or e-mail to:
Deliver artwork to the Technology and
Innovation Center (above Barnes & Noble, accessible from 2nd
level of parking ramp) between 9 and 10am on Saturday, October 27.
All works selected must remain until the end
of the exhibit unless sold, in which case you may contact Kelly and arrange to
put in a replacement piece.
Declined Artwork: Pick up any declined artwork by noon on Sat. Oct.
27. If you cannot pick up your work, please arrange to have someone do it for
There will be a 20% commission on sales. Kelly
Boyle (through the TIC) will be the contact for prospective buyers.
Artists will be notified when a sale has
taken place and will be paid when the sale is final.
Artists will have the option of bringing in a
replacement piece after a sale.
See Waiver of Liability and Release
Kelly Boyle plus 2-3 volunteers.
Please contact Kelly if you’d like to help
with hanging on October 27.
Exhibitors’ Responsibilities at Check-In:
All artists will provide:
to four pieces of artwork that follow the guidelines given above.
label securely fixed to the back of each piece giving the artist’s name, title,
medium, and price or Not For Sale.
good-quality 4x6” photograph printed on photo paper of each work submitted for
, up-to-date, bio/statement including telephone number, address,
Use narrow margins – the page will
be displayed in a sheet protector.
5.One page of photographs showing a
representative selection of the artist’s work.
6. Several business cards to
display in the card holder of the exhibition book.
Sign Technology Innovation Center’s Waiver and Release Form