Call for Entries YUNOMI: Tea Bowls 2017
Juried Show | Open Call
June 3-25, 2017
Deadline for submitting is May 15
Yunomi: a form of teacup, typically made from a ceramic material, being taller than wide, with a trimmed or turned foot. Unlike the more formal chawan tea bowl which is used during the Japanese tea ceremony, the yunomi is made for daily (or informal) tea drinking.
By May 15 submit work By May 28, 2017 Deliver work
June 3, 2017 TEXAS YUNOMI FESTIVAL 5-10pm NIGHT MARKET
June 25, 2017 Show closes
June 26 – 30, 2017 Pick up work (mon-wed by appt)
Eligibility and Media
This exhibit is a juried call to entry for all ceramic artists. Work must be made within the last 2 years.
This juried exhibition that will run the month of June 2017. Visit Houston’s First Saturday Art Market on 19th Street on opening night, celebrate art in the Heights with artists, fun, food trucks and live music outside our doors.
$20 entrance fee. Each entry can include up to 6 yunomis. Prizes: Best of Show will receive $125.00.
High quality JPEG images will be accepted for review. Please submit only JPEG format images, 180 – 300 DPI. [Tea+Art] has permission to use any digital images for publicity purposes.
All artists should submit an artist statement.
[Tea+Art] will take great care in handling all work. The artist is responsible for insuring individual pieces.
All pieces accepted in the show must be for sale. The commission rate is 50%. All entries must quote retail price. Checks for work sold in June will be mailed on or before July 15th.
All works must remain at [Tea+Art] for the duration of the show.
[Tea+Art] reserves the right to photograph work for publicity purposes.
Accepted work may be hand delivered (appointment required) or shipped (prepaid) to arrive between on or before May 28, 2017. Deliveries should NOT be scheduled for Mondays, Tuesdays or Wednesdays. Insurance while in transit is the artist’s responsibility. Unsold work will be shipped back at the artist’s expense. Please include prepaid return forms or payment for return shipping with your work. [Tea+Art] will not return work that does not include payment for return shipping.
The Display Committee of [Tea+Art] will determine acceptance to the show.
Please feel free to contact [Tea+Art] with any further questions at 832-955-1767 or email@example.com.