FWCAC and ART 7 Gallery are proud to present: Small Works Show
DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION: February 9, 2018
EXHIBITION DATES: March 3 – March 31, 2018 RECEPTION: Saturday, March 3, 2018
CALL TO ARTISTS: FWCAC and Art 7 Gallery are proud to present a SMALL WORKS SHOW. Open call to all artists in the DFW Metroplex and surrounding areas - Tarrant, Dallas, Collin, Cooke, Denton, Ellis, Grayson, Hill, Hood, Hunt, Jack, Johnson, Kaufmann, Navarro, Palo Pinto, Parker, Rockwall, Somervell and Wise. Open to artists over the age of 18 with no theme. All mediums will be accepted including oils, acrylics, pastels, watercolors, prints, drawings, mixed media, sculpture, installation, photography, and digital art. All artwork must be original and must not infringe upon any copyright or the rights of any person.
ABOUT US: Located at 2831 W 7th St, Fort Worth, TX 76107, Art 7 Gallery is a satellite gallery of the Fort Worth Community Arts Center. It is in the heart of the arts and entertainment district, situated between Fort Worth’s renowned art museums and a thriving downtown. The FWCAC has exhibited world-class art and supported the performing arts for more than half a century. The Arts Council manages the FWCAC, provides leadership and funding to local arts organizations through our competitive Grants Program, and administers the Fort Worth Public Art program.
SUBMISSION: FINISHED WORK MAY BE NO LARGER THAN 15 INCHES including framing. $25 submission fee for up to 5 pieces.Images must be JPEGs with minimum height/width of 800 pixels, maximum size as 3MB. The file name of the image submitted must be the title of the piece. FWCAC reserves the right to reject inaccurately represented work, or incomplete submission.
PRESENTATION: Work must be suitably framed (or sides cleanly finished or painted) and ready for hanging. D-rings are preferable. Drawings, prints, watercolors and pastels on paper must be under Plexiglas.
SALES: All work will be for sale unless the artist informs the gallery to the contrary. 25% of proceeds from sales will go to FWCAC and the remainder to the artist.
DEADLINE: All applications must be submitted before midnight (CMT) on February 9, 2018.
REMOVAL: All hand delivered work must be picked up from the gallery on April 3, 2018 between 1:00pm – 7:00pm.
February 9, 2018 – Deadline for submission
February 13, 2018 – Notification e-mailed to artist
February 27, 2018 – Delivery of artwork, 1 – 7 pm
March 3, 2018 – Opening reception, 6 – 8 pm
March 31, 2018 – Closing
April 3, 2018 – Pick up artwork, 1 – 7 pm
USE OF IMAGES: Any image submitted may be used for non-commercial, marketing or promotional purposes directly related to this show. This use may include any publications, printed materials, advertisements or electronic media. Copyright and all other rights remain that of the artist.
CONTACT/QUESTIONS: Please direct all questions to:
Karen Fulton, Art 7 Gallery Manager
2831 W 7th St
Fort Worth, TX 76107
LIABILITY: This document represents a contract between the Fort Worth Community Arts Center and the person(s) named on this document. Acceptance of this contract is a specific acceptance of the terms listed. Objects exhibited at Art 7 Gallery will be given great care. Unless the artist wishes to provide his/her own insurance coverage, the FWCAC will insure all exhibitions under its existing insurance policy, which covers up to $500,000, against all risks of physical loss or damage while on the premises, during the period of exhibition. If the exhibitor(s) wish to provide his/her own insurance, such actions constitute the release of the FWCAC from any liability in connection with the exhibition. Coverage is not authorized past the exhibition and artwork may not be stored unless prior arrangements have been made. The FWCAC allows visitors to photograph works of art. Artists are required to contribute 25% from work sold in the exhibition. By submitting your artwork, you are agreeing to the terms above.