Thursday, July 24, 2008

Prospectus for National Juried Digital Art & Photography Show


Kent Lacin – Digital Photography

Kent Lacin, photographer and owner of Kent Lacin Media Services, has been a photographer since he was eight and a half when he got an Asahi Pentax for Christmas. After receiving a BA in Fine Art and MFA in Photography/Fine Art from UCD, he made movies and videotapes for a while, then created Kent Lacin Media Services in 1978 specializing in commercial photography for businesses. He has won many awards, both national and local for his work, judged local and statewide shows, exhibits, teaches, and actively shoots both fine art photography and commercial photography currently. He is an avid bicyclist.

Marcelle Wiggins – Digital Art

Marcelle Wiggins is a Sacramento based artist, who is currently working in the medium of digital art and painting. She received a Bachelor's Degree in painting from Sonoma State University, Master of Arts Degree in painting from California State University Sacramento and Master of Fine Arts Degree in painting from San Francisco Art Institute. She has exhibited throughout the Northern California region since 1982, and has lectured and taught studio art since 1986 at Yuba Community College, San Francisco Art Institute, Sierra College, Cosumnes River College, and California State University Sacramento. Marcelle teaches Drawing, Figure Drawing, Digital Painting & Drawing, Watercolor, Acrylic and Oil Painting at Cosumnes River College and Drawing, Watercolor Painting and Electronic Art at California State University, Sacramento.


September 25, 2008 – Entry Received Deadline

October 14, 2008 - Notifications e-mailed

November 5, 2008 - Accepted work due

November 15, 2008 – Opening Reception

December 8, 2008 – 2nd Saturday Reception and announcement of winners

December 21, 2008 - Exhibition closes


$100 – Grand Prize Winner

$50 – 2nd Place Photography

$50 – 2nd Place Digital Art


All digital artists in the US are eligible to enter. Entries are limited to original digital art and photography. We will not consider offset reproductions, or reproductions of artwork originally produced in another medium. Submitted work may not have been exhibited in any other Asylum Gallery exhibition.

Entry Procedure

For Digital Photography: Fill out entry form and mail with your check made out to Asylum Gallery along with three 8 x 10 prints of the work and a list of work submitted.

For Digital Art: Fill out entry form and mail with your check made out to Asylum Gallery along with a CD with three JPG images of the work and a list of work submitted.

To Apply

Entry Fee: $30 - The fee is non-refundable and entitles the artist to submit up to 3 works. Please make checks out to Asylum Gallery and mail along with either your CD with JPG images or 8 x 10" prints to Digital Show c/o Ann Tracy, 170 Southgate Rd., Sacramento CA 95815.


A 30% commission will be charged on all sales. Artists must assume the expense and responsibility of supplying to purchasers any additional prints which may be sold.


Every precaution will be taken in handling entries. Asylum Gallery assumes no responsibility in case of loss or damage to submitted or accepted works. If work is not representative of the sample (either print or jpg), we reserve the right to disqualify it from the show.


Work accepted must be sent prepaid, ready to hang. No saw tooth hangers please, if work is framed and matted. Accepted artists are responsible for enclosing a check made out to Asylum Gallery for return shipping. If your work sells, we will return this amount to you with your payment.


Sending an entry to this exhibition constitutes an agreement on the part of the entrant to all conditions set forth in this prospectus. Asylum Gallery reserves the right to reproduce work in the exhibit for promotional or educational purposes, and to show accepted work on our web site and/or blog.

Official Entry Form

(Yes, you can copy and paste it into Word)

Name: _______________________________________________________________

Address ______________________________________________________________

Email ___________________________________________________

Telephone __________________

Please list works for submitted prints and/or jpg images on CD

Title Date Size Medium Software

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