WMG 2015 - 18th International Open - March 2015

WMG 2015 - 18th International Open
March 13 – April 23, 2015
Juror: Gil Gatfield

CHICAGO - Woman Made Gallery (WMG) is pleased to announce its 18th annual International Open, a juried group competition and exhibition featuring works by 33 women artists whose works encompass a wide range of contemporary media, subjects and approaches. This year’s International was selected by New Zealand artist Gill Gatfield. 
Women artists worldwide are invited to submit artwork to this annual juried exhibition. Widely advertised and open as to style, media and theme, the call for entries generates submissions from across the spectrum of art practice. For the 2015 International Open, a total of 734 entries were received; Gatfield selected 33 artists for the exhibition. Represented media includes video, photography, drawing, painting, printmaking, collage, fibre, sculpture and installation.

Woman Made Gallery, 685 N. Milwaukee Avenue, Chicago, IL 60642
Website: www.womanmade.org ; Phone: 312-738-0400
Gallery Hours: Wed-Fri 11am-6pm | Sat-Sun noon-4pm, Admission: Free

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