thegallery8680: will open its doors at 7pm Friday September 11 2015 forPLAY
PLAY: spontaneous and joyful, subversive or amusing play can take many forms in daily life as well contempory art.
This letter is a call for artists to submit work for this show titled Identity this show is open for all medians and must be the artists original interpretation of PLAY ourdesire is to create a space for emerging artists of a visionary nature. Whether self-taught or raised within the disciplines of art, we believe that the essence of true artistic expression comes from an earnest desire to say something. We aim to facilitate the artist by promoting the exhibition and sale of art to the general public and the local art population, while hoping to create a hub for an emerging art community.
All artists are encouraged to submit work for consideration of this upcoming exhibit. all exhibits will be curated and not all work submitted will be exhibited; it is our preference to only exhibit original pieces.
To submit work:Email images in 300dpi digital format; please keep files well organized and manageable. List the size, media and description of works. An artist statement is required with the submission. All submissions should be in jpg files. I do not accept cloud, web pages or drop box submissions.
Fee: Submission of 1>3 $12 > 3 $5 for each piece
To meet gallery requirements:
Ready-to-hang: with secure wiring. Secured wire that does not stretch: [eventually appearing above the work]. Hanging apparatus attached that supports the weight of the piece. 1“– 2” stretcher frames are acceptable; edges should be cleaned, painted or finished in some manner if not framed. Saw hook hanging is not acceptable. If artwork includes multiple pieces, submit a diagram for hanging [including desired dimensions for spacing]. Work not in appliance with requirements will not be hung.
Timeline of show: Submissions due: 5pm Friday August 14 2015 Acceptance: Monday August 21 2015 Drop Off: 4-6pm Monday August 31 2015 Artists and guests reception: 7-9pm Friday September 11 2015 Closing Reception ; 2-4pm Sunday September 27 2015 Pick-up: 4-6pm Monday September 28 2015
Contact:firstname.lastname@example.org p214 -585-8175 [please leave voice message if I do not pick up] e email@example.com The gallery is located: @ 8680 main street suite e1 Frisco Texas 75034.
Robyn Parker Feehan creative director the gallery8680