STATE|meant 2020

Juried Exhibition, Competition and Fundraiser Deadline 10/5/20 STATE│meant is an opportunity for you to speak out on challenging subjects that are significant to you, with a powerful piece of statement jewelry. Two jurors will select a minimum of 30 pieces, in six categories: brooches, earrings, necklaces, bracelets, rings, and headpieces. The selected work is to be sold in our online gallery in support of the non-profit group of the artists’ choosing. Starting in mid-October, each piece will compete on Instagram for best in category and ultimately best in show. The competition will be by popular vote and with the winner announced November 4, 2020. No electoral college here… These are unprecedented times…got something to say about it? Now is your chance! Our esteemed jurors: Keith Lewis and Nancy Megan Corwin

Submit your entry HERE.

Rules: -One submission per artist -The object must be an original design created by submitting artist -The object must not exceed 8” x 8” x 8” -No restriction on the nature of material used, however it must be designed to wear. -The object must be for sale: 50% of each piece will go direct to the non-profit of the artist’s choice (must have a valid 501c3 U.S. tax ID. International non-profit equivalent accepted), 25% to the artist, 25% to the gallery. - All selected objects will be for sale in our online gallery for the duration of the event. Danaca Design Gallery will process all sales. - The retail price of the object must not exceed $1,600.00 USD. - Artists are responsible to provide professional quality images of the work for jury and for the online gallery. -Artists will be responsible to drop-ship sold work to purchasing party - Suggested entry fee of $10-$25   Deadlines: Submission Deadline: October 5, 2020 (applications here) Artist Notification Date: by October 15, 2020 Competition/Show Dates: October 15-November 3, 2020