A Frenzy and a Dream - Entry

Entry deadline: Saturday, February 19, 2022

Whether it is the "ecstasy of the mind" of Dharma Bums or the poignant description of hometown life in Maggie Cassidy, the words of Jack Kerouac, Lowell native son, tantalize and inspire. We invite regional artists to submit work in all media, inspired by specific passages of Kerouac's writing. This show is part of a city wide celebration of Kerouac's 100th birthday. All work must be submitted accompanied by the specific quote which inspired it. The quotes will be displayed along with the art work.
Please e-mail the show curator, Deb Ames (debames8@gmail.com) if you have questions regarding the theme.

Entry to this show is open to all artists working in any medium, active (dues up to date) ALL members as well as non-members. Submitted work must not have been shown previously at the Arts League of Lowell Gallery. Student work done under direct supervision is not eligible.

Please read the prospectus  for this show carefully  for details about work and size requirements of your entries.

Please e-mail Deb Ames, curator, (debames8@gmail.com) if you have questions about the suitability of your entry, or if you have special installation requirements.

You may enter up to 3 works for the show with one to three images per work submitted. Any ensemble works should be submitted as one entry. Please prepare your images before starting the application.

****Before starting this application, prepare and locate your images on your computer or device so that you can upload them easily.

  • Files must be .jpg or .jpeg format
  • File names should not include any spaces or any symbols other than underscores (do not include commas, apostrophes, dollar sign, slashes etc.).
  • Digital image should not exceed 1800 pixels for width or height..
  • Maximum file size is 2Mb (2,000 Kb). If you image is larger than 2Mb, scale the image to reduce the size of the file. Upload the highest resolution image file possible, as long as it is less than 2 MB.

If you need help reducing the size of your images, please contact roberta@mediapersecond.com.

There are three steps to this application:
1. Fill out the entry form with required information about you.SAVE ARTIST INFORMATION
2. Entries (up to 3) & image uploads (up to 3 images per entry).
3. Pay show entry fee (ALLmember or non-member fee) by credit card or PayPal account.

*****Do not close the browser until your submission is complete. If you need to re-submit, contact roberta@mediapersecond.com

To start, please fill out the form below and save it to contnue to your entries for this show.

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If you have any problem submitting this entry form, please contact Roberta@mediapersecond.com