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Artist Call – We Are Spiritual Machines

In conjunction with Mike Saijo’s exhibit at Porch Gallery Ojai, this May/June, Soft Machine Project and Porch Gallery Ojai are holding a call for entry. Accepted artists will be featured in a show at the Porch Gallery, June 15 – June 29, 2014 and become part of the Soft Machine Project.


-Accepted Art: Artists are invited to submit work(s) based on their personal experiences with spirituality within the Ojai Valley.
-Each piece must be created on a 7″ hexagon. Download hexagon template.
-Accepted media includes: painting, drawing, assemblage, collage, photography. Click here to view samples of the process
-Artists can either download a hexagon template or request foam core hexagons in the mail ($2 shipping and handling fee).
-Artists can submit up to 3 pieces.
-The Submission fee for each piece is $5.
-Selected artists can either drop off their artwork at the gallery or email print-ready digital files.
-Porch Gallery is not responsible for damage caused in transit.
-For hand-delivery, please call 213.321.3926 to setup an appointment.
-All accepted submissions will become part of Soft Machine Project’s permanent collection.

Juror: Heather Stobo, Director of the Porch Gallery Ojai will jury the call

Important Dates: June 1, 2014 – Deadline for entries

June 5, 2014 – Notification of jury results
June 10, 2014 – Accepted artwork must be received by the Porch Gallery
June 29, 2014 – Show closes
Please email the Porch Gallery with any questions:

Website link for more detailed information, submission guidelines, link to entry:

Deadline: 06-01-2014
Porch Gallery Ojai
Ojai, CA

Lisa Casoni

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