I think it is within the GNSI preview of educating artists on standards and practices, as well as
techniques, about how to conduct your self as an artist. As an educational organization, we are not
enforcing rules, but we are about educating our members and the science Illustration community about
what successful behavior looks like.
A journal article is a good way to focus the issue and use that to develop a statement/guideline
On 6/11/15 10:04 AM, Emily S. Damstra wrote:
> A GNSI journal article is a fine idea. On the other hand, an official statement or a list of
> guidelines from the GNSI as a whole would carry a lot more weight than an article written by one (or
> two) people, in my opinion.
> The question is: Is it within the GNSI's mandate to make an official statement or at least suggest
> guidelines on the issue of spec work/contests?
> And then: Do GNSI members support the idea of the GNSI having an official statement or suggested
> guidelines about the issue?
> It would be great to hear from our Board about the first question, and from everyone else about the
> Thank you,
> *Emily S. Damstra*
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