Call for entries: "Trees I Have Known"


  • Ongoing: until Saturday, February 7, 2009
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  • Where: Lawrence Percolator, Lawrence
  • Cost: Free
  • Age limit: All ages

Exhibition at the Lawrence Percolator March 14 – May 3, 2009From the Percolator: "Trees I Have Known" will feature artwork and ephemera made by and collected by a diverse group of artists, thinkers, and neighbors whose work, narratives, and meditations reflect upon the tree as subject, metaphor or inspiration.Inquiries and directions considered for the exhibition may includeFamily Tree, Rope Swing, Tree Stump, Climbing Tree, Tree House, Tunnel Tree, Carved Seeds, Pits or Pods, Chainsaw Art, Unknown Specimens, Cataloged Specimens, Invented Specimens, Research, Lumberyard, Wooden Nickel Collection, Arboretum, Sap, Espalier, Germination, Totem Pole, Tree as LandmarkAcceptable Media/Work 2-D and 3-D works will be considered for the exhibition. (Woodcuts encouraged!). If selected, work must be delivered ready to hang or install. Please note that the Percolator is a 600 square foot space with eight foot ceilings. The idea for this Percolator exhibition was borne from a discussion with the curator of Trees & Other Ramifications: Branches in Nature & Culture. The Spencer Museum of Art at the University of Kansas will be showing Trees & Other Ramifications: Branches in Nature & Culture during the course of this exhibition. Trees I Have Known CalendarSaturday February 7, 2009 submit work via email (deadline)Monday February 16, 2009 notification of selectionFriday March 6, 2009 work must arrive ready to hangSaturday March 14, 2009 exhibition opensSubmissions will be accepted via emailSubmit digital images (jpg or png) of up to three different works to with brief description (including size, date, medium) and price of work (if for sale) with contact information, including name, mailing address, gallery representation (if applicable), email, website url, and telephone.Please limit each image sizes to 1mb; with file name: lastname_firstname_001.jpg

This event was posted Jan. 11, 2009 and last updated Sept. 16, 2014


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