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Wet, Wild, & a Wee Bit of Whimsy!

OPEN CALL: Monday, April 23rd - Monday, May 7th (ends at midnight)

EXHIBITION: Friday, July 13th - Saturday, Sept. 8th

OPENING RECEPTION: Friday, July 13th, 6:30-9:00pm

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This is our first open call! Hooray!

Join us in the fun of Wet, Wild, & a Wee Bit of Whimsy!!!

ACCEPTING SUBMISSIONS:

Monday, April 23 - Monday, May 7th (ends at midnight)

EXHIBITION DATES:

Opening Reception: Friday, July 13th, 6:30-9:00pm

Exhibition runs: Friday, July 13th - Saturday, Sept. 8th

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: WET, WILD & A WEE BIT OF WHIMSY

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!

MAXIMUM SIZE OF ARTWORK?

  • Maximum size of the artwork is 36” x 24” or 24” x 36”

PRICE RANGE:

  • $900 or below
  • If your artwork exceeds $900, please email me at Lynnie@artforthepeoplegallery.com to discuss.
  • 60% goes to the artist / 40% goes to Art For The People

HOW MANY PIECES CAN YOU SUBMIT?

  • Up to 10 pieces
  • Submit one photograph per art piece.
  • Attach all image/s as an ATTACHMENT/S to the email (not in the body of the email)
  • Refer to instructions below for proper labeling & attaching of photos.

IMAGE/S:

  • Attach all image/s as an ATTACHMENT/S 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
  • Example: 2_Hallie Rae_Ward_Neon Grasses_Austin Art

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 (60% - artist / 40% - 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.

HOW TO SUBMIT:

  • Send email submission to Lynnie Goodman, Creative Director & Artisan Market Maven
  • Email: Lynnie@artforthepeoplegallery.com
  • Subject line: Wet, Wild, & A Wee Bit of Whimsy - Artist Name
  • Body of the Email: Artwork information
  • Attachments: photo/s of artwork/s

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, May 8th, 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!

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