Call for Entries to Emerge 2012

Call for Entries to Emerge 2012

October 2011

Bullseye Glass Company of Portland, Oregon, invites submissions to its biennial kiln-glass exhibition for emerging artists, Emerge 2012. The international juried competition offers prizes as well as representation in a full-color catalog. Finalists’ artworks will be installed at Bullseye Gallery from April 4 through June 23, 2012. Award-winning submissions will then travel to the New Mexico Museum of Art in Santa Fe and to Bullseye’s new facility in the San Francisco Bay Area. Applications for Emerge 2012 were accepted online from October 1 to December 7, 2011. Students and artists who are not represented by major galleries were encouraged to apply. To learn more about the exhibition, please visit the the Bullseye Gallery website.

The jurors for Emerge 2012 are:
Laura Addison, Curator of Contemporary Art, New Mexico Museum of Art
Silvia Levenson, Artist
Klaus Moje, Artist

The finalists: 

Miri Admoni, The Four Elements brooch

Racquel Austin-abdullah, this is another place

Rhoda Baer, Philtre

Joe Bartholomew, Girth Extended, Source Spiral

Orion Becker, Control of the Politico Beast

Karen Bexfield, Oropendola Clara

Cortney Boyd, Tell Me Your Sorrows

Victoria Calabro, yellow frame, yellow frame 2, yellow frame 3 (collection)

MalPina Chan, Circumstances I-IV (collection)

Sukyung Chung, Deconstruction III

Julie Dean, 

Julie Dean, S-21 Boy: Losing you is no loss

Clark DeCapite, Jr., Hook Torsion

Karina Del Savio, Every girl is born a Princess

Thomas Donaldson, Translucent

Haman Emilie, Once upon a time

Janet Foley, Strata #1

Elizabeth Fortunato, Not a Family Man

Christopher Gibson, Blanket

Claudia Golzman, Breath

Jennifer Halvorson, Thirst

Carole & William Hutchison, Dangerous Toys elements (collection)

Sacha Janzee, Three Chapels (collection)

Mikyoung Jung, the still city

Saman Kalantari, Silk road III

Marzena Krzeminska, lenses

Ester Luesma and Xavier Vega, Leaves (collection)

Karen Mahardy, folded 1a and folded 1b (collection)

Shandra McLane, Untitled vessel and vitreography print, #2

Rita Neumann, My Sticker Album

Alyssa Oxley, Second Wind

Denise Pepper, Punto in Aria collection

Steven Ramsey, Mauve Fetch, Stock and Fetch, Yellow Seed (collection)

Luisa Restrepo, Medallion Scroll

Cathryn Shilling, Wear & Tear - Duality 2

Amanda Simmons, 21 Causeymire (collection)

Sayaka Suzuki, Harvest Day

Aleph Taller, Eduardo Nieto, Avionet

Sarah Vaughn, House of Cards

Amy Westover, Code

Melinda Willis, Familiar Space

Damee Yu, Hollow City