Annual Student Art Show

School of Art
81st Annual Student Art Show

February 19 – March 16, 2016

Atrium Gallery, AJ 101
Art and Journalism Building
Ball State University
1101 N. McKinley
Muncie, IN, 47306
Phone: 765.285.5838
Hours: Monday-Friday 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Saturday 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Closed Sunday and Ball State University Spring Break: February 5 - March 13, 2016
Admission is Free

The Ball State University School of Art Annual Student Show showcases artwork produced by students during the past year and gives students the opportunity to participate in a professional exhibition where a qualified juror selects artwork and artistic awards of distinction.
Opening Reception: Saturday, February 27, 2016, 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Juror: Anthony Stellaccio is a freelance scholar and artist trained in both fine art and folklore. He is a member of the International Academy of Ceramics, the American Ceramic Circle, and the American Folklore Society.  His past appointments include the Smithsonian, the National Museum of African Art, and the Lithuanian Art Museum in Vilnius. 

Be sure to download the full version of the PROSPECTUS.  

The following two forms must accompany the actual artwork when brought to AJ 121 on Wednesday, February 10, 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
1. Bursar Permission Form 2016 ($5.00 fee per entry will be charged to your Bursar account)
2. University Libraries' E-Publication Rights Release Statement Form (You may put more than one work on your form, just add as many titles as you are submitting.)


Tuesday, February 9
Online submission of your entries: By 11:00 PM on Tuesday, February 9, 2016.

Wednesday, February 10
Delivery of artwork: 10:00 a.m.­ - 4:00 p.m., AJ 101, Atrium Gallery.
Forms must be attached and all guidelines met.
Late work will not be accepted, including work set up outdoors or in other areas of the building.

Wednesday, February 10
Juror’s talk: 6:15 p.m. in AJ 175, Art and Journalism Building.

Thursday, February 11
Jury of submitted artwork by Anthony Stellaccio.
List of accepted artworks posted by entry number outside the School of Art office, AJ 401.

Friday, February 12
Non-Accepted work will be returned to the studio classroom of that medium (e.g., drawings will be returned to the drawing studios, etc.). Please retrieve non-accepted work promptly. Work not picked up will be turned over to the School of Art for disposal.   

Saturday, February 20
Atrium Gallery open for School of Art Portfolio Day.   

Saturday, February 27
Opening Reception and Awards Ceremony.
6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. at the Atrium Gallery, AJ 101, Art and Journalism Building. 
Business Casual/Professional Attire.   

Wednesday, March 16
Exhibition Closes.   

Thursday, March 17
Pick-up of work from the Atrium Gallery, 1:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.
BSU ID is required.
Work not picked up will be turned over to the School of Art for disposal.    

School of Art
Art and Journalism Building (AJ) Room 401
Ball State University
Muncie, IN 47306

Phone: 765-285-5838
Fax: 765-285-5275
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