Times End Submission

As our world evolves, we see changes that inspire awe and fear in what is to come. With speculative fiction, afrofuturism, dystopian and utopian visions, artists are often the creators of society’s imagined future. Times End seeks artworks that offer futurist views for our society, culture and planet.


Entry deadline: December 8, 2018
Exhibition dates: January 17 – March 9, 2019
Submission fee: $25 for 4 works


Times End is juried by Alisha B. Wormsley. www.alishabwormsley.com


Alisha B. Wormsley is an interdisciplinary artist and cultural producer. Her work is about collective memory and the synchronicity of time, specifically through the stories of women of color. Wormsley’s work has been honored and supported with a number of awards and grants to support programs: The People Art the Light, afronaut(a) film and performance series, Homewood Artist Residency (recently received the mayor’s public art award), the Children of NAN video art series, There Are Black People in the Future body of work. These projects and works have exhibited widely. Namely, the Andy Warhol Museum, Octavia Butler conference at Spelman University, Carnegie Museum of Art, Johannesburg SA, HTMLES in Montreal, Project Row House, the Houston Art League, Rush Art Gallery in NY, and the Charles Wright Museum in Detroit. Currently, Wormsley is working on a number of public art projects and exhibitions, namely, The People Are the Light Publication, August Wilson Part, ArtUp South Africa at the Mattress Factory, and Pittsburgh’s Market Square. Wormsley has an MFA in Film and Video from Bard College.


Open to artists who reside in the continental US who are 18 years of age or older. All two dimensional and wall hung works considered. Three-dimensional works must be smaller than 20” x 20” x 20”. All media accepted. All video and new media submissions email awatrous@sweetwaterartcenter.org directly.


To submit complete the form below and upload your images as .jpgs and your image list as a PDF.

Please name your images as your initials_number of entry_title of work. Example: (GO_1_Black Iris.jpg, GO_2_The Lawrence Tree.jpg, etc.)

On your image list include your name, entry number, title of work, media, image size, size of framed/finished work, and price.

You will be redirected to paypal for payment after you click submit.

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