call for artists: film/video
June 13, 2007 § Leave a comment
CALL TO ARTISTS: MOCA SEEKING FILM AND VIDEO SUBMISSIONS FOR UPCOMING OPTIC NERVE IX SHOWCASE
Deadline: June 22, 2007 Screening: July 28, 2207
(North Miami) – The Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA) is seeking film and video submissions for the ninth annual Optic Nerve, the museum’s popular film and video showcase featuring the work of emerging South Florida artists and filmmakers.
Rules: Submissions must be on VHS or DVD, no more than 6 minutes in length, contain original material and has been made within the last 2 years. All applicants must include the artist’s resume, contact information, a brief description of the work, a biographical statement, price of work and number of edition. Submissions must also include a $10 entry fee for MOCA members, $20 for non-members, payable in check or money order to Museum of Contemporary Art. Entries are limited to two submissions per person. A separate entry fee applies to each submission. Films will be selected by a jury of film and art professionals, and will be screened at MOCA during Optic Nerve on Saturday, July 28, 2007 at 7PM. One of the films will be purchased for MOCA’s Permanent Collection.
Deadline: Submissions must be postmarked no later than June 22, 2007. Only those submissions accompanied by a stamped, self-addressed envelope will be returned. All artists will be notified early July via mail if their work has or has not been selected for the July 28th screening.
Optic Nerve is sponsored by Starbucks Coffee Company.