REQUEST FOR SUBMISSIONS TO EXHIBIT AT FRESNO CITY HALL
The Fresno Arts Council (FAC) is accepting submissions from artists, art groups and art organizations to exhibit artwork at Fresno City Hall for next year from January 1, 2014 to December 31, 2014. The time-period for exhibition is approximately one month. Please mail/or deliver your proposal to FAC, 1245 Van Ness, Fresno, CA 93721. The submission deadline is October 10, 2013, which must include the following:
1. Letter of Intent (one page): requesting consideration to exhibit at City Hall and include your contact information: name, address, telephones (cell, work & home), your e-mail and website addresses. Description of artwork: media, style, dimensions and general subject matter (no more than two paragraphs).
2. Artists resume detailing previous exhibitions. For art groups/art organizations submit a detailed background description of organization and the resume of one contact person.
3. Five to ten photographs and/or color laser copies of artwork to be considered for exhibition. For art groups/art organizations submit one example of artwork from each artist.
4. Enclose a large stamped self-addressed envelope to return your materials, or they become the property of FAC.
Open Entry: All working artists, art groups and art organizations are eligible to enter (with preference given to artists of local or regional residence). The letter of intent and supporting materials will be reviewed by the Exhibit in Public Places Review Panel (Panel). The decisions of the Panel and FAC are final. The results will be sent via e-mail; the accepted applicants will also receive an agreement to be signed and returned within 30 days. If not received in 30 days, we will assume that you are no longer interested in exhibiting at City Hall and another proposal will be selected.