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May 2-3, 2023
Manhattan, NYC, USA
IKSAD Institute's Fine Arts Gallery in partnership with the Online Picasso Project by Sam Houston University, seeks entries for a juried art exhibition, May 2-3, 2023.

Deadline: January 1, 2023. More info (PDF).
Apply online.
Contact: email or call 314-889-1431

Accepted by jury works will be exhibited at

- Riu Plaza Hotel Times Square and open air Central
Park festive 
cocktail and opening ceremony
- Digital Format on website

Exhibiton Program
May 2, 2023 (Riu Plaza Hotel Times Square)
10:00 - 10:30 : Opening ceremony of NYLights Art Exhibition
10:30 - 16:30 : Artist Reception for special visitors and invited guests

May 3 , 2023 (Central Park, Colombus Circle Entrance)
10:00 - 13:00 : Public Exhibiton -Festive

Works Considered by Board
This exhibition is open to all local, national or international artists.
All local, national and international artists, professional and amateur and multiple art mediums will be considered in this call for art.
Acceptable mediums include Acrylic, Airbrush, Bronze, Ceramic, Charcoal, Collage, Color Pencil, Computer Art, Digital Art, Digital Photography, Drawings, Encaustic, Fiber Arts, Glass Art, Graphite, Gouache, Illustration, Mixed Media, New Media, Oil, Pastel, Pen and Ink, Photo Assemblage, Printmaking, Sculpture, Traditional Photography, Video, or Watercolor.​
Note: All artists who submit to this show will be accepted and have at least one of their submitted works posted and promoted on our website...

- Painting, Printing, Photography, Calligraphy: 50cm x 70cm
- Ceramics or Tile: should be fit in box  30cm x 30cm x 30cm and max 1500gr
- Carpet or Kilim: 60cm x 40cm  o
r 90cm x 60cm
- Textile: up to 200cm x 200cm and max 2000gr

How to Apply
- Send your application form and your work's image to until April 10, 2023 via email
- Image should be in JPEG format with 300 DPI resolution and at least (2200x 1700) pixels
- Each applicant can send maximum 2 works
- After evaluation if your work is seleceted for exhibiton we will send you an exhibiton acceptance letter
- After receiving your acceptance please make your payment via credit card until April 15, 2023
- If you want us to exhibit your work in New York Riu Plaza Hotel, Central Park in person, please  ship your works to our address in New York.
- For physical exhibiton of painting, printing, photography, calligrapy you don't need to ship. We print and frame your works for exhibition
- Physical exhibiton will be live broadcasted (broadcasting link will be shared on web site), video recorded and video records will be uploadad on web site
- Online exhibition is also will be oploaded on web site
- Art Exhibition Catalogue will be published (with ISBN) by Liberty Publishing House

In person Exhibiton Participation: 200 USD (without shipment costs)
Online Exhibition Participation: 50 USD
No entry fee for visitors
Application Form click 


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