Call for Artists

Exhibit Duration: August 11 - September 23, 2017

One of Olive Hyde Art Gallery's most popular exhibitions, the Annual Textile Exhibit features works of both traditional and contemporary artists who uses textiles and fibers to create unique artwork and designs.

An art reception is hosted by the Olive Hyde Art Guild, held opening night on Friday, August 11, 2017  from 7-9 pm.  The City of Fremont provides show postcards and sends to a mailing list of approximately 2000 patrons.  Artists are also provided with postcards for their guests.

Submission Deadline: Friday, July 14, 2017

Submit the following to olivehydecurator@fremont.gov :

            •Artist bio, resume, and/or artist statement.

            •List of images, including title, dimensions, year, and medium. Work must be from 2013 or later. Submissions may include sculpture, weaving, quilt making, basket making, paper making, wearable art, bookmaking, and mixed media.

            •Up to 5 images in JPEG format. (Image must be at least 300 dpi in order to be considered.)

Upon Acceptance:

            •Accepted artists will be notified by July 21, 2017 via email.

            •Please turn in a $25.00 entry fee by check, Visa/Mastercard, or exact cash amount on art delivery day: July 30, 2017 from 12-2pm.

            •All work must be ready to install. Any shipping fees are the responsibility of the Artist.