OCTOBER 12 – NOVEMBER 2
S.I.GNS: STATEN ISLAND’S VISUAL MESSAGES
Photographs by Edward Coppola
Artist Reception: Saturday, October 12th, 2-4 PM
ART LAB PHOTOGRAPHY STUDENT’S ANNUAL SHOWCASE
All Art Lab Photography Students over the last year are eligible to
show. Up to 3 Pieces, there is no fee, drop off dates, 10/5-10/8,
during regular business hours.
Artist Reception: Saturday, October 12th, 3-5 PM
ARTIST’S TALK for “S.I.gns: Staten Island’s Visual Messages – Photographs by Edward Coppola.”
Please join us on Saturday, Oct. 26, 2 – 4 pm, in the Art Lab Gallery for an informal talk by Edward Coppola on the creation and process of his current show “S.I.gns: Staten Island’s Visual Messages.” The talk will include visual references from his earlier work as well as influences from the history of photography, painting, and more. A question-and-answer session follows, plus light refreshments. Event is free and open to the public. The exhibition runs through November 2, 2019.
[This Artist’s Talk and exhibition is made possible (in part) by a DCA Art Fund Grant from Staten Island Arts, with public funding from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs.]
NOVEMBER 9 – 30, 2019
OPEN CALL/ THEME: COLOR
Drop off 11/2 -11/5, during regular business hours. $35/2 pieces.
Opening Reception: Saturday, November 9, 2-4 PM
RICH PEROTTA: MY SEQUENTIAL JOURNEY; FROM PENCIL TO PAPER… MAY 11 – JUNE 1, 2019. ARTIST RECEPTION MAY 11, 2019 2-4 PM.
Art Lab Summer Invitational 2018
PRINTS: Here & There Prints and Photographs
by Wendy Beth Jackelow and Ann Dreiker
July 14 – August 19
Face to Face Redux: How Do You See Thyself? June/July 2018
Curated by Elaine Mendez, this open call exhibit has sculpture, painting, en-caustic, and photo. Click link below for a preview.
Art Lab’s 16th Annual Open Show
Two pieces accepted per person, $30 hanging fee
Art Lab’s Annual Student Show
Students from 2017 and 2018 may submit 3 works.
GENERAL GALLERY INFO
Art Lab offers artists exhibition space in the Art Lab Gallery. Art Lab is dedicated to providing opportunities for exhibitions of the work of students, faculty, emerging artists, established artists and community groups.
Art Lab seeks community involvement in the gallery and typically hosts 2-3 open call shows per year where members of the community are invited to participate regardless of student status or artistic level of skill. One standing show is our Open Show which recently celebrated it’s 10th year.
CALL TO ARTISTS
Below are the specifications for those interested in showing in Art Lab’s gallery space. The gallery committee typically meets twice a year in the spring and fall on a needs basis to fill our calendar of shows; but we accept proposals all year round. Please send proposals ATTENTION GALLERY COMMITTEE.
Art Lab is dedicated to providing opportunities for small exhibitions of the work of students, emerging artists, established artists and community groups. Although open to any suggestions, the school is particularly interested in showing work that pertains to the classes offered and can therefore be used to supplement classroom activities. It will also consider less traditional media and approaches. The gallery contains about 75 running feet of wall space and a good lighting system. Interested artists should send a written proposal or exhibition idea with digital file submission, resume(s) and any special requirements to email@example.com or Art Lab, Inc., 1000 Richmond Terrace, Staten Island, NY 10301. Attention: Gallery Committee.
If you are submitting digital files, please see following specifications. READ CAREFULLY. Files that the gallery committee is unable to review will result in proposal being denied.
Digital Submission Criteria:
1. File must be a JPEG file. No other visual file format will be accepted.
2. Dimensions of image: 720 pixels= 72 dpi resolution
3. Image must be RGB – Grayscale or CMYK will not be accepted.
4. Image must be submitted on a CD-R disk, thumb drive or vial email. CD-RW or DVD-R(RW) are NOT acceptable. Do NOT submit a PowerPoint presentation.
Call the Art Lab for more information at 718-447-8667. Download Call to Artists Guidelines