Alumni on 5
Call for Submissions
The 2012 fall exhibition looks at the various disciplines that Columbia Alumni work in to create art. This year’s Alumni on 5
in the library seek to attract as many disciplines as possible. From
fine art, photography, art and design, to music, performance, film and
video, fashion, new media, writing, and many more; we hope to show how
diverse Columbia’s alumni are within their arts practices. What is your
Any of the varieties
of painting or drawing as determined by the material or technique used.
Hence more widely: any raw material or mode of expression used in an
artistic or creative activity.
All submissions must be made electronically to submitalumni@ colum.edu and received by midnight August 31, 2012. Download submission form here.
All Alumni on 5 work can be seen on the 5th floor of the library at 624 S. Michigan Ave.
(subject to change)
- August 31, 2012, Submission Deadline
- September 7, 2012, Jury’s decision
- October 1, 2012, Drop-off work
- October 1-4, 2012, Installation
- October 5, 2012, Opening Reception
Eligibility, Restrictions &
¥ All Columbia
College Chicago alumni are welcome to submit their original work.
Collaborations are welcome. By submitting your
work, you acknowledge
that you are the sole creator and copyright owner of the work.
Submissions in all mediums are welcome. Any accepted works that
requiring special installation equipment or materials, the artist(s)
must be prepared to supply what is necessary for the duration of the
¥ All submissions must be made electronically to firstname.lastname@example.org by the midnight August 31, 2012 deadline.
¥ All accepted works must be available for the duration of the installation and exhibition, October 1- Spring 2012.
What to Submit
¥ Up to five works may be submitted. Works which are made up of multiple components will be counted as one entry.
¥ Image files should be 7 inches on the long side with a resolution of 150 ppi and saved as a jpeg.
¥ Each image must be labeled in the following format:
example = JohnDoe_01
¥ The completed submission form (see attachment above).
¥ Please save the completed form using ‘Save As’, ‘PDF’.
¥ Submissions will be accepted only electronically and must be emailed to email@example.com by midnight August 13, 2012.
¥ The jury will review all submissions and notify artists of their decision by August 17, 2012.
All work must be delivered, ready to install, including any special
installation hardware or equipment on the scheduled drop-off date,
October 1, 2012. Accepted works can be shipped with proper reusable
packaging and return postage.
Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.