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Taking Shape: Call for Works

Presented by Creative York at Creative York, York PA

Feb 15 2022
Apr 08 2022
Taking Shape: Call for Works

‘Taking Shape: Stories Through Sculpture’ is a juried exhibition with an open call for works running now through April 8th, 2022.


­Every sculptor has a unique way to tell a story through their chosen medium- be it stone, clay, metal, wood, textiles, or found objects; freestanding or hanging.  What story do you want to share?



WORK MEDIA:  Sculpture in any medium (suitable for hanging on a wall or freestanding)

WORK SIZE:  able to get through a standard door


Artist bio/statement
2 sculptures can be submitted (recent work from last 5 years)
Up to 4 jpgs per piece (minimum 300 ppi), different angles

Examples of how to name jpg files:  FirstName-LastName-Title-View1.jpg



Links to website and/or Instagram account (optional)


April 8th- Deadline to email jpgs and artist bio/statement
April 18th- Juried by Creative York Gallery Committee
April 20th- Susan Korsnick, Gallery Coordinator notifies artists of decision
May 23rd, 24th, 25th- Sculpture drop off with completed Consignment Form and Gallery Guidelines
June 2nd- Opening reception 6-8pm
June 23rd- Exhibit ends 2pm
July 25th, 26th, 27th- Pickup sculptures


SELECTION PROCESS:  Juried by Creative York’s Gallery Committee.  Artists will be notified via email.

ACCEPTED ARTWORK: Art must be ready to hang (if wall art).  Freestanding art can set on floor or pedestals (Creative York has pedestals or contact Susan if you plan to bring your own).

PUBLICITY: Creative York’s website, social media platforms, press release, postcards, & banner.  Sculptors are encouraged to share exhibit information on their social media platforms.

COMMISSION:  Commission to the gallery on sales is 30% for Members, 35% for Non-Members. Our Artist Membership includes many year-round benefits such as a variety of exhibition, educational, and networking opportunities, reduced exhibit fees and commissions, no fee for submitting a proposal for The Art Lab, and a quarterly artist-focused e-newsletter. For more information visit: https://creativeyork.org/membership/

CONTACT:  Susan Korsnick at skornsick@creativeyork.org or 717-848-3200


FREE, open to the public


Additional time info:

Please send submissions with correct information to Gallery Coordinator, Susan Korsnick, at  skornsick@creativeyork.org or by calling 717-848-3200.

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


Creative York

10 N. Beaver St., York, PA 17401


Metered street parking is available near our galleries. There are also two public parking garages near us on Philadelphia Street.


    • Wheelchair Access

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Protocols

Info regarding how this event is being affected by the Coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis.:

If you are coming into our gallery, you must wear a mask correctly for the duration of your visit.

Face masks required: Yes
Proof of vaccines required: No
Reservations required: No
Social distancing: Yes
Limited capacity: Yes
Indoor or outdoor activity: Indoor

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Jessica Lee

Visual Arts: Constructions/Collage, Mixed Media, Painting, Printmaking, Visual Arts Instructor, Works on paper