Event Dates

July 1 - October 1, 2021

Calling all members to our 2021 State of Craft entries:

108|Contemporary is proud to represent our innovative members by hosting a juried survey exhibition of their newest artwork. The State of Craft, is open to all 108|Contemporary members and will feature the broad media utilized by our members such as fiber, wood, ceramics, glass, metal, installations, and more. This exhibition will present the diverse work of the contemporary artistic talent in Oklahoma.

Exhibition Dates: December 3, 2021 – January 23, 2022


-All applicants must be a current member of 108|Contemporary. To join please visit our website, 108contemporary.org/membership
-All artwork must be considered contemporary fine craft. 108|Contemporary defines fine craft as all mediums besides painting, drawing, or photography. Examples include ceramics, jewelry, metal, wood, fiber, etc.
-All artwork submitted must be brand new and never before exhibited in the Tulsa area.

How to Apply
-All applicants please use the submission page below to submit up to three objects.
-Be sure to label images “last name, first name, object title.”

Submission Link: https://108contemporary.submittable.com/submit/198008/call-for-the-state-of-craft-2021

For more information, please contact Jen Boyd Martin, Exhibition Director, at jen@108contemporary.org

About the Juror,

Jennifer Scanlan is an independent curator focusing on public art, contemporary art and design. She has worked in exhibitions and programming in organizations and museums across the country, most recently overseeing the opening of the new building for Oklahoma Contemporary Arts Center as Curatorial and Exhibitions DirectorFrom 2013 through 2015 she was a New York-based independent curator organizing exhibitions at a number of institutions including the Museum of Arts and Design in New York City the National Museum of Women in the Arts in Washington, D.C.; the Brattleboro Museum and Art Center in Vermont; the Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art at SUNY New Paltz; and the Museum of Biblical Art in New York.   

Prior to working independently, for twelve years she was Associate Curator at the Museum of Arts and Design in New York CityShe has taught at Courtauld Institute of Art Summer School in London, England, and at Parsons The New School for Design in New York She has a BA in art history and Italian from Vassar College, Poughkeepsie, New York, and an MA in the history of decorative arts, design, and culture from the Bard Graduate Center, New York, New York.