OPEN CALL! – Let’s Take A Walk




Event Details


LET’S TAKE A WALK
Group Exhibition

You can also check the details on our website!
https://artforthepeoplegallery.com/exhibitions/lets-take-a-walk

ACCEPTING SUBMISSIONS:
– Monday, Sept. 3rd – Monday, Sept. 17th (ends at midnight)

EXHIBITION:
– Wednesday, Oct. 31st, 2018 – Saturday, January 26th, 2019

OPENING RECEPTION:
– Friday, Nov. 2nd, 6:30-9:00pm

SUBMISSION GUIDLINES:

** PLEASE PAY ATTENTION TO GUIDELINES.

** IF YOUR SUBMISSION DOES NOT FOLLOW THE GUIDELINES IT WILL NOT BE REVIEWED.

** The sooner you submit, the better. Spots will be filled as art comes in and is accepted. Please submit properly and follow guidelines. **

THEME: Let’s Take A Walk
– Have fun with the theme! How does your creativity connect with it? Explore and let loose!

OPEN CALL FOR ALL MEDIUMS: VISUAL & FUNCTIONAL ART
– Visual & Functional Art
– 2D art & 3D art
– Painting, photography, printmaking, mixed media, fiber, sculpture, ceramics, jewelry, etc.
– You create it! Fits the theme? Send it in!

HOW TO SUBMIT:
** PLEASE READ ALL GUIDELINES TO PROPERLY SUBMIT **
– Send email submission to Lynnie Goodman, Creative Director & Artisan Market Maven
– Email: Lynnie@artforthepeoplegallery.com
– Subject line: Let’s Take A Walk – Artist Name
– Body of the Email: Artwork information
– Attachments: photo/s of artwork/s
** REFER TO GUIDELINES BELOW FOR PROPER FORMAT **

MAXIMUM SIZE OF ARTWORK & TIME FRAME ARTWORK IS CREATED
– Maximum size of the artwork is 24″ x 24″ as a complete piece.
– If framed, size needs to include frame.
– Artworks needs to have been created in 2017-2018

PRICE RANGE:
– $600.00 or below
– If your artwork exceeds $600, please email Lynnie Goodman at Lynnie@artforthepeoplegallery.com to discuss.
– 50% goes to the artist / 50% goes to Art For The People

WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS OF EXHIBITING AT ART FOR THE PEOPLE & WHY WE RECEIVE 50% WHEN YOUR ARTWORK IS SOLD……
– Your art is beautifully curated in our gallery with an art tag that has detailed information about you and your artwork.
– Gallery staff that is educated & knowledgable about art and “how” to sell art!
– Hundreds of eyes on your artwork each week when Art for the People is open regular hours (Wed. thru Sun. (12N-6pm) and for private events.
– 24/7 access to your artwork via our online store!!
– Special events created to showcase our current exhibition

HOW MANY PIECES CAN YOU SUBMIT?
– Maximum of 10 pieces, minimum of 3 pieces
– Submit one photograph per art piece.
– Attach all images as an ATTACHMENT to the email (not in the body of the email)
– Refer to instructions below for proper labeling & attaching of photos.

IMAGES:
– Attach all images as an ATTACHMENT to the email submission. (not in the body of the email)
– Attach one high resolution photo of each artwork submitted.
– Crop & edit each photo before attaching to email submission.
– Label each photo as: 1_First Name_Last Name_Title of piece_Austin Art
– Example: 1_Hallie Rae_Ward_Firefly_Austin Art_Austin Artist_Austin Gifts
– Example: 2_Hallie Rae_Ward_Neon Grasses_Austin Art_Austin Artist_Austin Gifts

ARTWORK TAG INFORMATION:
(SUBMITTED IN THE BODY OF THE EMAIL)
– Submit the following artwork information, in this order, in the body of the email. (single space, not bullet pointed)
– Title of artwork
– Artist’s Name
– Medium
– Dimensions
– Price (50% – artist / 50% – Art For The People)
– Meaning/inspiration of art piece
– GET TO KNOW THE ARTIST (please include minimum of 3 sentences about you! It can be serious or fun/whimsical, you can be wordy!)
– Please coordinate the artwork information and the photo attached with matching numbering.

IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS, PLEASE CONTACT:
– Lynnie Goodman (Creative Director & Artisan Market Maven)
Lynnie@artforthepeoplegallery.com

WHEN WILL WE LET YOU KNOW IF YOU WERE ACCEPTED OR NOT?
We will let you know by the latest by Tuesday, Sept. 18th, the day after the last day of the open call.

IF ACCEPTED:
– We will send you an acceptance email.
– Artwork drop off: Friday, June 15th – Sunday, June 17th, 12:00-6:00pm
– Please send email to Lynnie Goodman letting us know when you will be dropping the piece/s off.

– Please have your artwork wired or some type of hardware so it’s ready to be installed.

LET’S HAVE SOME FUN!
If you want to connect via Facebook, we will have an event up soon!