Bellevue Arts Museum is seeking artists, craftsmen, and makers in the Northwest (AK, BC, ID, MT, OR & WA) working in the medium of metal to apply to the BAM Biennial 2016: Metalmorphosis (September 2, 2016 – late January, 2017).
Entrants are invited to take a creative approach to the medium and pursue the Biennial as an opportunity to push the boundaries of their vision and skill. Proposals for new work are encouraged.
|>||John & Joyce Price Award of Excellence
$5,000 cash, plus solo exhibition at BAM
|>||Samuel & Patricia Smith People’s Choice Award
|Lloyd E. Herman||Founding Director and Director Emeritus, Renwick Gallery, Smithsonian Institution|
|Jennifer Navva Milliken||Curator of Craft, Bellevue Arts Museum in Bellevue, WA|
|Suzanne Ramljak||Editor of Metalsmith magazine and curator at the American Federation of Arts, New York, NY|
|Cindi Strauss||Assistant Director, Programming and Curator for Modern and Contemporary Decorative Arts and Design, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX|
The BAM Biennial focuses on work by Northwest artists and craftsmen with an emphasis on current and new work. It is a juried exhibition, occurring every 2 years with a new theme. Check out the artists and award winners of BAM Biennial 2014: Knock on Wood!