Call for Entries
Hidden Treasures: Enveloped Metalwork
March 29 – May 12, 2019
Craft Alliance Center of Art + Design’s Delmar Loop Gallery
Don Friedlich, Juror
$500 Juror Award
Functional and non-functional works, created within the last 2 years. All work must be for sale.
Artists must be 18 years of age.
Entry Deadline December 1, 2018
Notifications Mailed January 30, 2019
Delivery Deadline March 2 – 15, 2019
Exhibition March 29 – May 12, 2019
Reception Friday, March 29, 6-8pm
Return of Artwork Week of May 13th
· A non-refundable entry fee for up to 3 entries: Members of Craft Alliance or Midwest Metalsmiths fee is $30 and non-member fee is $50.
· Apply on line at craftalliance.org/exhibitions
· Up to three images may be submitted per entry.
· A brief narrative could be included with the entry to reference the placement of the hidden treasure for the juror.
DITIGAL IMAGES ONLY
Artist may submit up to 3 images per entry. Photos should be at least 3 megapixels = approximately 2000 x 1500 pixels. Images must be in JPEG or TIFF formats. RAW and other formats will not be accepted. Each JPEG/TIFF must be labeled with artist’s last name and entry number.
Mail in entries must email images to firstname.lastname@example.org.
All artwork must be installation ready and MUST fit through a standard door. Craft Alliance reserves the right to reject any artwork due to inadequate preparation for installation, or for security or public safety concerns. After installation, no artwork may be removed from the exhibition until the close of the show.
SHIPPING & INSURANCE
Artwork admitted into Hidden Treasures must be received no later than March 15. Artists are responsible for all shipping costs to and from Craft Alliance Delmar Loop location. Works may be hand delivered or shipped via UPS or FedEx and must be sent with return postage and return mailing labels. Insurance of works in transit is the sole responsibility of the artist, and Craft Alliance will not accept any artwork damaged in transit. Craft Alliance insures artwork once it has arrived on the premises and during the exhibition for 50% of the retail value.
All artwork must for sale. 50% commission of the retail selling price established by the Artist shall be retained by Craft Alliance. Craft Alliance absorbs all discounts given to collectors and does not pass that cost along to the artist.
RIGHT TO REPRODUCE
Craft Alliance Gallery reserve the right to photograph exhibited work and use either these photographs or the artist provided image for reproduction in both printed and electronic materials for publicity purposes.