By: Jane Holahan, LancasterOnline (1.3.17)

GoggleWorks Center for the Arts has announced an open call to all professional artists 18 and older to enter the 11th Annual Juried Exhibition. Artists must design and produce their own work. The Goggle Works is located in Reading, at 201 Washington St.

The exhibit will run from April 29 to June 4, 2017 and will be supplemented with a published catalog.

The show is being juried by Lisa Trember Hanover, Director & CEO of the James A. Michener Art Museum since 2012. She has served as President of the Association of Academic Museums & Galleries, Pennsylvania Federation of Museums & Historical Organizations, and has juried more than 85 art exhibitions and public art commissions.

Deadlines for entries is Feb. 28 by midnight. Acceptance or rejection emails will be sent on March 31. For those accepted into the show, work is due at Goggle Works by April 25. An opening reception will be held April 28 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.

The work must have been created within the last three years and may not have been previously shown at GoggleWorks Center for the Arts. All media is welcomed, but video artists must supply their own equipment. All work must be for sale.

There is a $35 application fee per submission, which may include up to three artworks. Submission is online only. Images must be in .jpg format – max. 1500×1500 pixels, at 300dpi. Video submissions must be uploaded as MP4. All applicants must submit a 75-100 word artist statement. Entries will be disqualified for failure to follow the submission guidelines/instructions.