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Icebreaker 7: National Juried Exhibition

January 7 – 30, 2016

Icebreaker 7 is an annual juried exhibition sponsored by Ice Cube Gallery, a contemporary artist-run gallery located in the River North Arts District of Denver.

Congratulations to the accepted artists!

Ben Alderman

Fawn Atencio

Suzanne Bates

Denise Bearden

Christi Bechmann

Kevin Bell

Terri Bell

John Bonath

Zel Brook

Cedric Chambers

Jodie Cooper

Deborah Davis

John Dickinson

Brooks Dierdorff

Christian Espino

Nicholas Fedak II

Priscilla Fowler

Megan Gafford

Dylan Gebbia-Richards

Sarah Gjertson

June Glasson

Elizabeth Graehling

Jeremy Grant

Kathleen Greco

Susan Hopp

Kristina Key

Philippe Hyojung Kim

Mary-Ann Kokoska

Helios Lucida

Zachary Miller

Ryan Morse

Colin Ruff

Dannon Schroeder

Hayden Senter

Stephen Shugart

Alice Stone Collins

Kristin Stransky

John Troy

Kaitlin Tucek

Philip Williams

Laura Sharp Wilson

Lauren Yandell

JUROR: Ivar Zeile is one of Denver’s pre-eminent cultural citizens, leading and participating in many art events and projects that have contributed to highlighting Denver as a strong and blossoming arts community. Ziele has also committed his time to mentoring and sponsoring young and emerging artists, helping them become established and recognized regionally and nationally.

Ivar Zeile is the owner and director of Plus Gallery, in operation since 2001 and one of Denver Colorado’s most reputable programs for contemporary art exhibitions and artist representation. Plus Gallery had the honor of being named “Art Space of the Year” in 2009 by the Denver Post. Zeile served as a member of the Denver Mayor’s Commission for Cultural Affairs from 2006 though 2011, and in the last decade has served as a board member for a variety of art-related groups including PlatteForum, the Denver Art Museum’s DAM Contemporaries, RedLine and the Invisible Museum. In 2009 Zeile was appointed the Creative Director for the Denver Theatre District and has since been curating motion-based art programs as well as billboard projects that engage the general public on a daily basis. In 2011 Zeile initiated Denver Digerati as an ongoing platform for supporting digital animation and motion-based artworks through public display on the DTD’s collection of outdoor LED screens. Prior to opening Plus Gallery, Zeile worked independently in film and video alongside a variety of diverse design platforms including graphic, furniture, trade-show and interpretive museum design.

IMPORTANT DATES
Submission deadline: October 31, 2015
Accepted Entries Notified Via Email: November 18, 2015
Artwork received: by December 19th by 5pm
Exhibit dates: January 7-30, 2016
Opening reception: January 8, 6-9 pm
Artwork pick-up: January 31, 10am- 3pm, February 1, 9am-12pm

Ice Cube Gallery retains a 25% commission on works sold during the exhibition.
Artwork must be ready to hang or display. Installation or works of multiple pieces must be accompanied by a detailed diagram. Artists submitting time based media must be able to provide their own equipment. Artists may be asked to install complex works. Maximum weight is 50 lbs.

Artist is responsible for costs of shipping. Return shipping label is to be included with work.

Shipped works can only be received during the following times: Thursdays: 12-5 pm, Fridays: 12-5 pm, Saturdays: 12-5 pm

Juror has the right to reject any work that does not meet quality standards for the exhibit, or is not identical to work juried from digital images.

All artworks must remain on display in the gallery during the entire show for the period of 1/7/15 – 1/30/15.

Questions?  icebreaker@icecubegallery.com

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