Apr 17–May 28

White Black Monochrome Competition

April 17–May 28
White | Black | Monochrome

OPENING RECEPTION: Friday, April 21, 6–8PM
Open to all media–Juried by Beth Urdang


South Shore Art Center seeks entries of distinctive work within the theme of "White | Black | Monochrome."

To Enter: Click here or paste this link into your url:

Important dates:
March 1: Deadline to enter.
March 15:
Accepted entries notified by email and posted on website.

April 7: Work must be delivered at SSAC

June 2: Work returned

JPEG SIZING: Image size for entry on Smarter Entry: Images should be at least 1280 pixels in the longest dimension at 72 ppi, file size not to exceed 2 MB.


FEES: $25 for up to 3 entries, $35 for 4, $45 for 5


First Prize $500
Second Prize $300
Third Prize $200
Four Awards of Merit @ $50 each


ALL WORKS MUST BE FOR SALE. South Shore Art Center receives 40% of the purchase price. Please submit only work that will be available at the time of the exhibition and will remain for its entirety. No accepted entry may be withdrawn prior to the close of the exhibition. No pricing changes will be allowed after acceptance. Living artists only. Work that is copied or done under the guidance of an instructor is not eligible. Entries must not have been previously exhibited at SSAC or the SSAC Arts Festival. If the work does not fully reflect what is represented on the jpeg, South Shore Art Center reserves the right to eliminate it from the exhibition.


Two-dimensional work must be professionally presented and firmly wired. No sawtooth hangers, no sandwich frames. 3-D work should include a sturdy pedestal.


Accepted entries will be notified by email and posted on the website by March 15. If for any reason you do not receive your notification by the notification date, please check the junk mail folder in your email account. Shipping instructions will be sent by email.


DELIVERY and return of accepted artwork
Shipping, return shipping and a handling fee for shipped work are the responsibility of the artist. Delivery instructions will accompany email notification of acceptance (Delivery by April 7, 2017–Work returned by June 2 , 2017). A handling fee of $25 is required for shipped artwork.


I understand that South Shore Art Center will insure work accepted to the extent of 60% of the artist’s stated value while the work is in the Art Center’s custody and control.


Submission to White | Black | Monochrome constitutes an agreement with all conditions of this show. South Shore Art Center reserves the right to photograph an accepted work for publicity purposes. South Shore Art Center reserves the right to reject any work not resembling the submitted entry or work that is not ready to be shown according to the aforementioned specifications.