Love Works Art Exhibition & Competition Terms and Conditions
DATES + DETAILS
August 1-August 31 - Exhibition
August 8 – Awards Ceremony and Reception
ELIGIBLE WORKS: Original fine art paintings in acrylic, watercolor and oil, sculptures a minimum of 10” tall, digital art and high quality photography. Stretched canvas or matted and framed paintings only. Wire hanging backs are required. Any piece larger then 16” x 20” that is framed must be plexiglass not glass.
All artists (18 years and older) are eligible to enter up to three works. All submissions must be new work that has been created this year 2020.
Submissions must embrace the theme and fall into one of the three categories of entry.
CATEGORIES AND THEME: Your submitted work must display the emphasis of love, kindness or equality. This can be submitted in three different categories.
1. Literal - Must include a visible heart in your submitted imagery
2. Living Emotion - Imagery of living embrace, emotions of love or acts of kindness and equality between living things
3. Interpretive - A creative expression either surreal or abstract promoting love and/or equality
COST TO ENTER: Non-Members will be charged $20 per entry. Members will be charged $10 per entry. Up to three entries per artist.
A. Complete online form which includes payment, category selection and sample image upload
B. Await a response of submission by jury which will be provided within 8 business days
C. If accepted you will be required to deliver your work to the Art Gallery of Viera by July 28, 2020
EXHIBITION SALES POLICY:
CONSIGNMENT SALES. The Art Gallery of Viera is operated on consignment. The Art Gallery of Viera will retain a 25% commission fee from non-member artists for work that is sold from the LOVE WORKS exhibition. A 20% commission fee will be retained from member artists for work that is sold from the LOVE WORKS exhibition. Artists are responsible for determining the price of the work and should factor the commission rate into the final selling prices.
PAYMENT. Payment to the artist is made by the 15th of the current month for all work sold during the previous month. A list of items sold will be attached to the paycheck so that artists can easily update their inventory.
NO REFUND OR EXCHANGE. All sales are final; however every effort should be made to attain customer satisfaction with items sold.
THEFT OR BREAKAGE. While every effort is made to keep work safe while in our care, the Art Gallery of Viera does not insure consigned gallery items and is not liable for loss or damage due to any cause. It is the artists' responsibility to insure his or her work.
ARTIST INVENTORY. Artists’ inventory will remain in the Art Gallery of Viera shop until the end of the exhibition. The Gallery will have sole responsibility for hanging and displaying all artists’ works, but will work with the artist on any special handling needs. All artwork must be complete and ready for display.
TAGGING. Artwork should be labeled with the artist’s name and title of the work, and the submission form should be filled out in full.
STORAGE. Any artists' work not picked up at the end of an exhibition will be stored at the Art Gallery of Viera for a period of one (1) week. If at the end of that time the artist has not picked up their work and has not provided any notice, the item(s) will become the property of the Art Gallery of Viera.