Tuesday, September 30, 2008

Plan Your Next Event at 1708 Gallery

1708 Gallery provides a creative atmosphere for events for up to 200 people. The Gallery is available for rent in the evenings throughout the week. Wedding receptions, corporate meetings, or anything in between. Surround your guests with contemporary art by emerging and established artists. Contact us to find out more at 643-1708.

Wednesday, September 17, 2008

Light House _1: Jackson Ward, Richmond VA

Winner of the Juror's Prize and People's Choice Awards,
InLight Richmond, September 5, 2008

photography by Andrew Montgomery
copyright: Spatial Affairs Bureau 2008

It Happened: InLight

Call for Entries
“It Happened: InLight”

Submission Deadline: September 24, 2008
Creative response and documentation of InLight Richmond

1708 Gallery and Capital One invite photographers and video artists working in all mediums, styles and schools of thought to submit work for our online album and exhibition at Capital One. Traditional, contemporary, avant-garde, creative and experimental works that document the installations, videos, performances and general spectacle of the InLight Richmond event held on Sept. 5th 2008 from 7pm-midnight are encouraged. The album will be linked to our website and will be curated by our InLight Curatorial Committee. The highlights of the album will be selected for an exhibition in the Town Center Gallery on the Capital One campus in Richmond, VA.

Eligibility: The exhibition is open to all professional and amateur, domestic and international photographers working with digital or traditional photography, film/video or combinations of both.

Jurors: InLight Curatorial Committee:

Awards: All artwork chosen for the exhibition will be printed and framed by 1708 Gallery. 1708 Gallery will retain the framed copy for promotional, marketing, print and exhibition purposes. A second print will be made and sent to the artists chosen for the Capital One site exhibition. However, if you have any specific parameters/requests for either printing or framing YOU will need to provide the printed/ and framed image to 1708 Gallery by Friday Oct. 10. The work will be returned at the end of the exhibition.

Important Dates:
• Entries due September 24, 2008
• October 1, 2008: Notification of acceptance
• October 16, 2008: Exhibition opens in Town Center at Capital One West Creek campus
• TBD: Reception for artists and kick-off of InLight Richmond 2009!!

Submitting Entries for Jurying:
Submit a CD or DVD of your top ten photographs or film/video (9 minute max.) by Sept. 24, 2008
Please print and complete the entry form and include with your submission. Entries may be submitted on CD/DVD in person to: 1708Gallery, 319 W. Broad St Richmond VA 23220 or by mail: 1708 Gallery PO Box 12520 Richmond VA 23241 (postmarked no later than September 22, 2008)

Sales and Commission: 1708 Gallery will administer all sales during the Exhibition. The Gallery will retain a commission of 35% of the sales price of all artwork sold during the Exhibition. Artist will be paid 65% of any sales price by 1708 Gallery no later than 45 days following the conclusion of the Exhibition or the Gallery’s receipt of payment whichever is later. Sales tax will be collected as required by Virginia state law. The artist will remit to 1708Gallery a commission of 35% of the sales price of exhibited artwork sold within 60 days of the conclusion of the Exhibition if such sale results from or is otherwise attributable to the Exhibition

There is no entry fee but all artists accepted into the 1708inlight album and/or exhibition grant 1708 Gallery the following Use Rights:
By submission for jurying, artists grant 1708Gallery the right to use their images for the purpose of marketing the exhibition, marketing the gallery’s programs and subsequent display on the gallery’s website of past exhibitions. Artists grant the use of their image(s) as stated without further contact or compensation from 1708Gallery. Artist’s recognition is provided with use.

It Happened: InLight
A juried exhibition of creative photography and video documentation of InLight Richmond 2008

Entry Form





Submission Format: Photo Video (include duration)

Title (Your FirstInitialLastName_number_Title.jpg)
Ex. RStewart_1_bright.jpg











Any questions call 804-643-1708 or e-mail Jolene Giandomenico jgiandomenico@1708gallery.org or
Rob McAdams at Richmonddirector.yav@gmail.com

>>> Please retain for your information until after announcement of the jury selection. <<< downloadable entry forms are linked below


Sunday, September 07, 2008

from Darkness to InLight

photography: Amie Oliver
copyright 2008

Flashbacks from InLight Richmond

Jay Paul Photography
copyright 2008

Wednesday, September 03, 2008

InLight on MashUp

Check out MashUp on inRich.com featuring Inlight RICHMOND!