Open Call for Lost/Found Biennial

OPEN CALL – Lost/Found Biennial, 2017

Corner Projects, Chicago | W. Sunnyside and N. Narragansett Ave, Chicago, IL 60630
Dates: Sunday, October 1, 2017 – Saturday, October 14, 2017

About the exhibition:

In accordance with its mission statement , CornerProjects, Chicago invites visual artists to submit explorations of loss through the genres of comedy, tragedy, mystery, etc, with an emphasis on the visual aesthetic of the common neighborhood lost and found flyer. Depending on available space, all submission will either be displayed simultaneously or rotationally. No entry fee. All submissions that meet the submission guidelines listed below will be exhibited.

Submission guidelines:*

Lost and Found flyer content and design must be the intellectual property of the individual or group submitting the flyer. Flyers must be no larger than a standard sheet of paper, 8.5 x 11 inches. PDF or JPEG submissions should be either emailed or mailed to the main offices. Artworks will be tied (as opposed to stapled) to trees on the exhibition site. Specific hanging instructions will be considered but may not be adopted. One entry per individual/collective. Deadline: 12:00 AM (CST), September 29, 2017.

Please email PDF or JPEG submissions to: or mail originals to: CornerProjects, Chicago, 4501 N Narragansett Ave, Chicago, IL 60630.

Include artist/collective contact information (name, email, mailing address).

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*CornerProjects in an outdoor public art space and cannot guarantee the safety of any art objects placed on display. All artworks will not be insured and may be subject to severe weather conditions, public interventions, and/or removal. Original artworks mailed in will not be returned and will be promptly discarded. Hard copies and digital submissions will not be re-displayed in future exhibitions unless authorized by the artist(s). All artworks are subject to the curatorial discretion of CornerProjects and as such maybe rejected if deemed inappropriate for a neighborhood setting.

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Friday, September 29, 2017
Contact Information
Contact Name: 
Marielos Kluck, Director
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United States