Call for Entries : Seeing Red

Seeing Red Juried Show by Heavy Bubble websites for artists

Seeing Red

It's not just an expression.

We are pleased to announce our first Open Call of 2017 at ARTSPACE1241

In bullfighting, the matador beckons the bull with a red cape, which agitates the bull, and it charges for the cape.

key dates:

Saturday, February 4, 2017 through
Saturday, February 25, 2017

Saturday, February 4, 6:30 - 9:30 PM

Saturday, January 28, 2017
1 – 4 PM
Wednesday, February 1, 2017
1 – 4 PM
drop off location: 

Artspace 1241
1241 Carpenter Street
Philadelphia, PA 19147

submission rules

Entries must be on a Deep Profile Birch Wood Panel 6 x 6 inches 1 5/8 inch depth. Do not wire for hanging.

  • You can submit up to three pieces.
  • If a piece is not selected for the show your fee will be returned.
  • Artist pays shipping to and from. Provide a shipping label or prepaid package.
  • Heavy Bubble takes extreme care with artworks. Work however is not insured. 
  • Heavybubble does not take a commission.

Check the this page for updates or answers to questions.

entry fee: 
$5.00 hanging fee per piece payable in cash at dropoff.

Email us at with subject ‘seeing red’ if you intend to participate -- just so we have a ballpark number for planning.

Exhibition will be open Fridays from 1:30 - 4:30 PM or by appointment.

Download a label below.

Print it out, fill it out clearly, and attach it to the back of each entry.