Emerge/Evolve 2016 is the ninth in Bullseye’s biennial series of exhibitions. Awards in this international juried competition include a total of $22,000 in Bullseye Glass gift cards, as well as recognition at an awards ceremony and representation in a full-color catalog. Selected award winners will be included in Emerge/Evolve 2016, a national tour culminating in an exhibition at the Bellevue Arts Museum.
Students and artists who are not represented by major galleries are encouraged to apply. Works will be judged on excellence of craftsmanship, design, and creativity, and must be made of Bullseye glasses.
Past exhibition catalogs are available for purchase.
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Emerge Jurors

  • Stefano Catalani
    Curator, Bellevue Arts Museum
  • Kim Harty
    Assistant Professor of Crafts – Glass, College for Creative Studies
    Editor, GASnews
  • Sue Taylor
    Professor of Art History, Portland State University
    Contributing Editor to Art in America


  • December 1, 2015 to February 26, 2016: Applications accepted online
  • March 31: Finalists notified by email
  • June 25: Awards ceremony/exhibition opens at Bullseye Projects in Portland
  • October 2016: Exhibition closes in Portland, national tour begins (dates/locations TBA)

Questions? Email [email protected].
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