Fall Open Call
FALL OPEN CALL
Open call for 2D and 3D artists to show at the AWE Gallery at the Palace Center, 915 State St., Erie, PA. Deadline is September 9, 2019. Notification of acceptance September 11, 2019, and delivery will be September 14, 2019, between 10-4. Show will open on September 20th, from 6-10pm. There will be poets and musicians as well as refreshments. Celebrated during the Erie Art Museum sponsored brochure, and gallery night, along with participating galleries in the downtown Erie area.
Eligibility and Requirements:
Open to artists 18 years old and older, artwork must be submitted through AWE website with form filled out in its entirety, and jpeg images attached. Recommended size is around 1240 pixels. Please label your jpegs with Last name underscore title. (ex. Cutri_Acrobat)
Any media considered, included but not limited to; painting, collage, mixed media, assemblage, drawing, sculpture, ceramics, jewelry, etc. Critera for sculpture and jewelry, must have own portable locked cases to be displayed on high counter in main gallery. Limit to size of 2d work 4’ in width and weight limit for both 2d and 2d work is 50 lbs.
Artwork must be framed and wired (no sawtooth hangers). Unframed stretched canvas is acceptable if sides are finished.
This gallery is new with one artist doing all the work. I do not have any pedestals to display sculpture yet. If sculptors have pedestals for their work, that would be greatly appreciated. Title cards to the right may be printed and used to put on the back of each work, or you may do your own, as long as all the information is there.
With acceptance letter, I will ask you to send an artist statement and brief bio. Combined, it should not be more than one page, 12 pt. times new roman type, in a 1.5 spaced format. Please deliver your work on the designated date, unless otherwise arranged with the curator. Have them ready to hang or display with title cards attached.
Gallery will take care of any sales, with gallery receiving 20% and artist receiving 80%. Most sales are through credit card and artists will be given checks within a week of the sale after the payment clears. Any questions?
The Submit button below will take you to the next page in the shop section. click on the image similar to the image above and hit the button add to cart. There you will fill out the form and add your images.