HWD, or Height x Width x Depth, established in 2007, is a juried exhibition celebrating three-dimensional artwork by artists from Ohio and surrounding states.
HWD is the region’s only gallery exhibition focused exclusively on sculpture.
- Must agree to Group Liability Agreement
- Artwork must be able to fit through the 79 x 34 inch gallery entryway
- All three-dimensional mediums are accepted
- Artwork must have been created within the last 4 years
- Artists must be residents of Ohio, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, Pennsylvania, or West Virginia
The jury proccess is done from digital files. Please submit images via CD or email to amy.Anderson@ketteringoh.org. Digital files should be in JPEG format and be no larger than 900 ppi (72 dpi) at the largest measurement and must be names as follow: LASTNAME_A.jpg. If emailed, you must put “LASTNAME_HWD ENTRY” in the subject line. Each artwork may include up to three images to show dimension and detail to the juror.
All notifications, BOTH ACCEPTED AND DECLINED, will be sent via email unless a SASE is provided. A non-refundable entry fee of $20 for up to three artworks must accompany the Entry Card; multiple entries are accepted. Checks must be made payable to the City of Kettering or payments can be made with credit card over the phone by calling Rosewood Arts Centre at 937-296-0294.
ACCEPTED DROP-OFF DATES:
Saturday, August 16 – 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Monday, August 18 – Noon to 7 p.m.
ACCEPTED SHIPPED DATES:
Between August 12 – 19
PICKUP OF EXHIBITED WORK:
Saturday, September 27 – 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Monday, September 29 – Noon to 7 p.m
AWARDS AND SALES
The United Arts and Education Awards (a total of $1,000 are presented at the discretion of the juror) will be held at 3 p.m. during the opening reception, August 24th (all are invited 2-4 p.m.)
Sales are encouraged and a 30% commission will be retained City of Kettering Parks, Recreation and Cultural Arts Department, sponsor for Rosewood Gallery.
Every precaution is taken in handling entries. All work is insured during the installation process and while the work is on display in the Rosewood Gallery. Shipping insurance is the artist’s responsibility. The Gallery Coordinator reserves the right to reject work if it differs from the work presented in the original application, violates any conditions set forth in this prospectus, or is unsafe to display for any reason. Artists who are shipping their work are responsible for shipping charges both ways. Return shipping must be pre-paid with a pre-paid label through UPS or FedEx. If no such arrangements are made, the artwork will not be returned. All wall pieces must include proper hanging materials or instructions. Participating artists must agreed to be bound by the Rosewood Gallery Group Exhibition Agreement.
Return of Work
Work must be picked up by the artists themselves, unless specific arrangements have been made with the Gallery Coordinator. Pick up times include Saturday, September 27, 2014, from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m., and Monday, September 29, 2014, from noon – 7 p.m.
All shipped artwork will be returned in its original container with a pre-paid label. Rosewood Gallery will not be responsible for artwork remaining on the premises after October 30, 2014.
Submission of an entry to the HWD: Regional Sculpture Competition constitutes an agreement on the part of the entrant to all the conditions set forth in this prospectus. The Rosewood Gallery reserves the right to reproduce accepted entries for publicity purposes.
For any additional information or questions please contact any of the following:
The Rosewood Gallery HWD website
Coodinator, Amy K. Anderson – firstname.lastname@example.org
Rosewood Gallery –
2655 Olson Drive
Kettering, Ohio 45420
Phone: (937) 296-0294