Shock Print (reminder): Due Nov. 15th

Shock Print

About the Exhibition:

Shock Print is a national printmaking juried exhibition surveying contemporary printmaking in the United States. The exhibition will showcase both traditional and contemporary prints. The Wichita State University Printmaking Department in collaboration with the Ulrich Museum of Art hopes to build on the vibrant printmaking community in Wichita, Kansas, by presenting prints being made by both established and emerging artists.

About the Juror:

Juergen Strunck is Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Art at the University of Dallas and is a practicing printmaker. Juergen has exhibited his work in more than 80 solo exhibitions and 500 invitational and juried exhibitions both in the United States and abroad. His work can be found in notable collections and institutions around the world including: Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore, MD, Library of Congress, Washington, DC, Museo Nacional de Belas Artes, Rio De Janeiro, Brazil, and the Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY

Ulrich Museum of Art:

The Ulrich Museum of Art was established in 1974 with a mission to “expand human experience through encounters with the art of our time.” Over the past four decades the Ulrich has built a national reputation as a leader in innovative and engaging contemporary arts programming. Located within the School of Art, Design and Creative Industries on the campus of Wichita State University, we serve the wider Wichita audience of 650,000+ people with this state’s most progressive calendar of visual arts programming activities.


Best in Show Award: $250
Purchase Award: up to $750
Merit Award: $100


Deadline: 11/15/2014
Notification: 12/01/2014
Accepted Work Due for Installation: 12/19/2014
Exhibition Dates: 01/24/2015-04/19/2015
Exhibition Reception: 01/24/2015


Artist 18 years of age or older presently residing in the United States are eligible to apply. Work must have been completed within the last two calendar years prior to entry into the contest.

Entry Fee:

A non-refundable $30.00 fee will be instituted at the time of entry. Entries will be accepted through SlideRoom at

Files cannot be larger than 2 Megabits and should measure 800 pixels at it longest side. Entry fee will

allow the artist to submit images of three artworks for review.


Works accepted for this exhibition need to be shipped to the Ulrich Museum of Art at the address below and be received no later than 19-Dec-2014.

Address for Shipping:

Ulrich Museum of Art
Wichita State University
1845 Fairmount
Wichita, KS 67260-0046

Return of Work:

Work will be returned through the artist prepaid shipping labels after close of the exhibition. Please allow 4-6 weeks for the return of work.


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