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Monday – Saturday, 11am – 4pm
Open until 7pm on Thursdays

March 29 - April 27, 2019

Various Artists

YOUNG CONTEMPORARIES 2019

March 29 - April 27, 2019

Various Artists

YOUNG CONTEMPORARIES 2019

In what has become a venerable tradition at the College of Charleston, the Halsey Institute of Contemporary Art presents Young Contemporaries 2019. Now in its 34th year, the exhibition features work by College of Charleston students selected by a nationally prominent juror. The exhibition reflects the strength and diversity of practice in the School of the Arts’ rigorous programs. Featuring a wide range of media—including paintings, sculpture, photography, and prints—the exhibition showcases the talent of the student body at the College. More information on the juror will be released shortly.

Concurrent with Young Contemporaries will be the Salon des Refusés exhibition, showing in the exhibition space of the Simons Center for the Arts. The works in the Salon were chosen by Studio Art faculty. The origin of the Salon des Refusés dates to Paris in 1863, when artists who had been rejected from the official Salon caused such a protest that Emperor Napoleon III ordered another exhibition held for them. Among the painters in the original Salon des Refusés were Camille Pissaro, Henri Fantin-Latour, James M. Whistler, and Edouard Manet.

Various Artists

YOUNG CONTEMPORARIES 2019

March 29 - April 27, 2019
Opening Reception
Halsey Institute
Friday, March 29, 5:00 - 7:00 PM

Images from Young Contemporaries 2018

 

Submission guidelines

SUBMISSION DEADLINE

Friday, March 8, 10am-7pm

Works must be dropped off at the Halsey Institute (in Cato Center for the Arts, 161 Calhoun Street) during this time. You must be present with your artwork in order to sign off on the Conditions for Submitting contract.

WHO IS ELIGIBLE?

CofC Fall 2018/Spring 2019 Students including December 2018 graduates.

HOW TO REGISTER

Original artwork completed between April 2018 – March 2019. Students may submit up to three pieces per artist, per medium (prints, sculptures, etc.).

Students must obtain yellow labels from the Studio Art Office (Simons Center, 4th Floor) or by downloading it from our website here.)

Fill out labels legibly and attach to the back of EVERY artwork submitted.

Indicate on the label if there are any special installation instructions.

Bring eligible work to the Halsey Institute on Friday, March 8, 10am-7pm. You must bring your own work yourself.

Oversized work must also be registered at this time, even if it will be delivered later. Indicate on the registration form if you have oversized work, where it is located, and attach a picture or photocopy of it.

ALL WORK MUST BE DRY!

IMPORTANT DATES

SUBMISSION DEADLINE

Friday, March 8, 10am-5pm, Halsey Institute

JUROR’S LECTURE 

Wednesday, March 13, 6pm, Simons Room 309

Free and open to the public

ACCEPTED WORKS ANNOUNCED

Thursday, March 14, Halsey Institute

OPENING RECEPTION AND ARTIST AWARDS CEREMONY

Friday, March 29, 5-7pm

Artist awards ceremony at 6pm

EXHIBITION DATES

March 29 – April 27, 2019

QUESTIONS?

Contact Bryan Granger, Director of Exhibitions and Public Programs, at grangerbw@cofc.edu.

For labels to affix to your artwork, click here.

Free For All
GALLERY HOURS (during exhibitions)
Monday – Saturday, 11am – 4pm
Open until 7pm on Thursdays
843.953.4422


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