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5TH Bronx Latin American Art Biennial Call for Participation, September – December, 2016 DEADLINE: JULY 1ST 2016

5TH Bronx Latin American Art Biennial Submissions Guidelines


Open to all Latin American artists residing in any part of the world, submit artworks for consideration in every fine art category: paintings, drawings, prints, sculpture, photography, video, computer-generated images, performance, and site-specific installations will be considered. Artists included in the Bronx Latin American Art Biennial 2014 are not eligible to participate. Any submission by such artists will not be considered.


-Bronx Museum of Art
-Andrew Freeman Home Galleries
-Hebrew Home at Riverdale
-Poe Park Visitors Center Exhibition Space
-Clemente Soto Velez Cultural Center (Abrazo Interno Gallery and LES Gallery)
-Loisaida Center

Only original works of art completed after January 2014 are eligible. No artwork measuring more than eight feet in any one direction or weighing more than 100 pounds can be accepted without prior written permission from the curator. Artwork should be ready to install and properly identified with the provided label securely attached. Canvases with wet paint and frames in fragile condition will not be accepted. To submit video work, put a link to YouTube, Vimeo, or similar online service platform. The curator’s decisions are final. No substitutions will be accepted. Submissions deadline JULY 1ST 2016.

Accepted artists are responsible for all shipping arrangements and expenses. Round-trip shipping expenses must be pre-paid. Those sent C.O.D. will not be accepted. Please allow two weeks for shipment. All packing material must be sufficient for safe return. Do not use glass on artwork to be shipped.

Original artwork accepted for exhibitions must be delivered no later than two month prior to the exhibition the artwork have been selected and picked up no later than February 2017, following the conclusion of the exhibition. No work that has been accepted as part of the exhibition will be permitted to be withdrawn before the close of the exhibition. Artwork will not be released to any person other than the artist without written authorization from the artist to the Bronx Latin American Art Biennial. Any artwork not retrieved by March 1, 2017 will be considered a donation to be sold in a fund-raising auction to benefit the Center. Artists will be liable for all additional expenses, including packing, transportation, insurance, and off-site storage.

By completing the application form you are agreeing with the terms of these Guidelines.
After reading and understanding all rules and provisions, click below to begin your submission.


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Photos l-r 2014 Biennial, Karen Macher, Alejandro Duran