CALL FOR ARTISTS
Public ART Exhibit at the Chris Sorensen Gallery July 2013
This Exhibit Supports the Sorensen $1000.00 Mural Competition
Multi artist all media exhibition
This is a juried and judged exhibition and the guidelines are as follows
Opens July 4th and runs through July 25th
Gallery hours: Monday -Friday 9am-4pm
Reception Art hop: Thursday, July11th, 5pm- 8:00 pm
At check in you will fill out an entry form, be prepared to provide:
Artists name, address, email and phone number
Read rules carefully, by entering, you agree to abide by these rules.
All media will be considered, painting, drawing, sculpture, photography, etc. Entries for the main gallery should support concepts for art in public places such as murals, sculptures, graffiti art, etc. The art entered may also be the work of the competitors in the Sorensen $1000 Mural Competition.
Original work only must be submitted by the artist or group of artists who wish to exhibit it or sell it in the gallery. Art for sale in the main gallery will be priced by the Artist(s).
A nonrefundable entry fee of $10 per piece.
All work shown is at the risk of the Artist. There is no insurance.
A 25% commission on all sales goes to Chris Sorensen.
All wall art must be ready to hang from one wall fastener. No claw hangers.
All work must be complete and dry before entry.
All wall art can be up to 48” x 48” maximum dimensions, including frame.
All sculpture must be easily moved through a standard door.
All work must be labeled on the back or bottom with name and current contact information, title and price.
Check in and checkout times and dates will be strictly enforced, no exceptions.
Do not go in early and ask Chris to accept your work. Work left before check in date will not be accepted for jury. If you can’t make check- in you may get someone to go for you.
The studio will not be responsible for work not picked up; we do not have storage space. Work left will become property of the studio and can be discarded.
Wall mural competition is based on space available and entries are on a first come basis. Artist(s) must submit drawings as part of their entry. Entries that are not maintained by the artist(s) may be taken over by another artist(s). See separate rules on entry form.
Non-compliance of any guideline will result in non-acceptance of work.
These are important dates that you will need.
Receiving submissions: Saturday, June 29th, 11am – 4pm Only
Pick up non-accepted work: Monday, July 1st , 9am – Noon Only
Reception Art Hop: Thursday, July 11th, 5pm – 8pm
Pick up exhibited work: Friday, July 26th, 9am – 3pm Only
Chris Sorensen Studio and Gallery
2223 S. Van Ness, Fresno, CA 559-237-4934
Kerby Smith, Curator, HYPERLINK “mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org