2015 Biennial Exhibition Call for Entries

Date: 10.21.2015 - 10.21.2015

Time: 08:30 AM - 05:00 AM

Location: New Hampshire Institute of Art, French Building Rotunda, 148 Concord St, Manchester, NH

The New Hampshire Institute of Art is please to announce the 2015 Biennial Exhibition, a national juried exhibition for artists working in photography, printmaking, painting and drawing.

JUROR: Sarah Montross, Associate Curator at deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum in Lincoln, MA
Sarah Montross is Associate Curator at deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum in Lincoln, MA. From 2012-2015, she was the Andrew W. Mellon Post-doctoral Curatorial Fellow at the Bowdoin College Museum of Art where she organized exhibitions including Past Futures: Science Fiction, Space Travel, and Postwar Art of the Americas (exhibition catalogue published by MIT Press, 2015) and Breakthrough: Work by Contemporary Chinese Women Artists (2013). She earned her M.A. and Ph.D. in Art History from the Institute of Fine Arts, New York University. Her dissertation focused on the work of Chilean Juan Downey and Argentine Jaime Davidovich, two new media and performance artists from Latin America who li
ved and worked in NYC from the 1960s onward.


$35 entry fee for up to three pieces

Important Dates

Deadline to Enter: October 21, 2015
Acceptance Notification: October 30, 2015
Delivery Deadline: November 18, 2015 (Local and National)
Opening Reception: December 3, 2015 5-7pm
Exhibition Dates: December 3, 2015 - January 11, 2016 (French Building)
Return of Work Deadline: January 18, 2016 (Local and National)

Legal Agrement

By entering your work to “New Hampshire Institute of Art: 2015 Biennial Exhibition,” the artist agrees to have their work available November 18, 2015 - January 20, 2016 for the duration of the exhibition. The artist grants the organizers permission to use works for publicity, educational and reference purposes.

Accepted work that is shipped must be packaged securely in a sturdy reusable box. Contents should be protected by 'bubble wrap' or other secure method. No 'popcorn' or paper shavings. Artists are encouraged to insure their work adequately. New Hampshire Institute of Art will handle each piece with the utmost care, but declines any liability for loss or damage from any cause.

Where to Submit


***You will need to set up an account which is free. When your account is set up, simply search for "New Hampshire Institute of Art:  2015 Biennial”, and follow their instructions.

All questions, please email Gallery Director Andrew Lucas.