Call to Artists

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~ Call to Artists ~

*Drop Off from Nov 21 to Nov 28*

Holiday Shop

River Arts

A special holiday show will fill the galleries.

All original fine art and fine craft including painting, drawing, printmaking, photography, sculpture, ceramic, jewelry, fiber, multimedia, pastel, glass, wood, collage and more will be accepted for this holiday exhibition.  All artists are invited to participate in this non-juried show.  This is an open show without a pre-determined theme.

Works must be delivered from Saturday to Saturday: November 21 to November 28 during regular gallery hours.  NO EXCEPTIONS!  DO NOT DELIVER WORK EARLY!

The show opens on Dec 2.  Show runs until Saturday, January 2, 2021.

Rules of Entry:  Artists may enter up to 4 pieces.  All works must be priced for $100 or lower.  Forms are available in the gallery when work is delivered.  Holiday Shop labels are provided in the gallery to be completed by the artist.

Entry Fee: River Arts is reducing the standard entry fee for this show.  Fee for entry is $10 for members and $20 for non-members.

Commission: Artists make 65% of sales and River Arts retains 35%.  Artists are invited to replace sold works with no additional entry fee.

Submission Guidelines for River Arts Exhibitions:

Artwork submitted for display in shows at River Arts must be for sale and gallery ready.  All work must be labeled on the back with artist’s name, phone number and title.  Wall pieces must be securely wired with picture wire.  Please do not use string, fish line or floral wire.  Saw tooth hangers are not recommended. Works should be clean.  No wet paint allowed. 

Drop off:  Works may be delivered in person during the week up to the deadline date. 

Pick up: All Pick up is during regular gallery hours: Tues through Sat 10 am to 4 pm and Sunday 11 am to 3 pm. 

Unaccepted work may be picked up immediately following notification. 

Accepted work should be retrieved as soon as possible after a show is over.  Works may be picked up a few days before a show ends or on the final day of the show.

Works may not be left over the winter in our storage rooms.  Please remove all work before you leave for the season.

River Arts does not accept jpeg submissions to juried shows.  All submitted artwork must be in the gallery for the juror to see.  River Arts does not accept work sent in the mail for our shows.  Works must be delivered by the artist or the artist’s representative to the gallery during regular business hours.

All work must be original artwork River Arts does not sell nor show reproductions of any kind.  Please do not re-submit work that has shown in a River Arts juried show previously.

All submitted work must be for sale and artists should refer potential buyers to River Arts if inquiries are made about a piece in a current show.  River Arts retains 35% of the sale price as commission.  Checks to the artists are sent promptly in the week after the show closes. 

Gallery Hours: Tuesday through Saturday 10 am to 4 pm and Sunday 11 am to 3 pm.  closed Monday.

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