In preparation for the NE9 set to open on Thursday, December 13th the deadline for the Call For Works will be extended by one week, ending on Sunday, August 26th, given several recent developments which positively impact the call and its mission.
We are thrilled to reveal the jury for the NE9– “The Fruit and the Seed”–which includes Mr Derek Rolle, the deputy governor of the Central Bank of The Bahamas; Mr. John Cox, Former Chief Curator at NAGB and current Artistic Director at The Current Studios at Baha Mar; and Mr. Allan P. Wallace, local artist and instigator. Joining them will be NAGB Chief Curator, Holly Bynoe and two international curators, Naima J. Keith, Deputy Director, Exhibitions and Programs at the California African American Museum and independent LA-based curator former associate curator at the Pérez Art Museum Miami Diana Nawi. Keith and Nawi were recently named joint curators of Prospect.5, the next edition of the New Orleans Triennial.
The call for works seen here with set requirements invites all artists to submit proposals and works by the deadline of Sunday, August 26th, 2018 at 11:59pm. Late entries will not be acknowledged.