The Broken Lantern Art Project:
Broken Lantern is a new venue, bar and restaurant showcasing large scale artworks by New Zealand Artists through our Art Project. The 100-year heritage building in the heart of Ponsonby Road features a brick interior inspired by New York's with Lower East Side and Melbournes artful Laneway's. Our space has been designed especially to display three major artworks. These art walls are a central focus the venue , given prime position and gallery lighting.
Overseen by our Designer and Art consultant, The Broken Lantern Art Project aims to display and promote a single artist or three artists each season - influenced or by different place or culture . This inspiration will also be incorporated by our chefs and mixoligists into our with our menu, cocktail and wine list.
The selected artists are exhibited for 3-6 montns, supported with an upfront payment as well as the opportunity to sell the work. Through our business networks, website and social media channels, we will promote our selected artists to the wider public.
SUMMER / AUTUMN 2022 " A Catalan Experience " SPAIN
Artworks by Brendan Ryan @snakefinger
NEXT EXHIBIT - Apply now
WINTER 2022 The Brief:
" Winter "Dreams of Norse Tales"
Artworks inspired by the Scandinavian culture, stories and landscapes. You might find reference from classical norse mythology, viking lore, or contemporary / modern Scandinavian art. Alternatively, you may have a personal connection to the region. We would love to hear about your unique take on this theme.
Our Chefs will create a special menu, heavier in the style of northern European fare, aquavit drinks, berries, winter spices etc.
Three artists will be selected to create / exhibit one artwork each , lit and hung on our gallery walls by our experienced art curator, and publically promoted by us. We are also open to one artist exhibtiing a series of three works.
NOTE if you are interested but the above breif doesnt work for you - please contact us now to register for future spaces in our calendar - email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Applications for this project should be made no later than 20 May 2022.
This means filling out the below form with some examples of your work, bio etc. These dont have to be the actual work created. Think of it more of a profile of you !
Works will need to be completed by 15 June 2022
Selected artists to finish artworks ready for hanging.
We invite submissions by artists to create a single work for Winter 2022
1100 x 2000mm landscape format.
If selected you receive :
Your artwork will be exhibited on public display for a period of up to 6 months .
For each selected large work you will receive a $1000 upfront payment toward the creation of the artwork and materials, consisting of payment of $750 inc GST plus a $250 credit for Food or Beverages at Broken Lantern.
There may be an opportunity for one artist to exhibit all three works if interested
We will provide a substrate / board which will fit into our display frame
( framing not required )
The artist and artworks will be promoted on our website and on our social channels and include an artist bio and link to your website, social media
The artworks will be available for sale via set price or auction with proceeds to the artist less a commission fee of 40% to the the Broken Lantern Art Project
The original artwork will remain yours unless sold. Unsold works will be returned to the artists after the exhibition period. See our terms and conditions below.
Who can submit work:
Emerging and Aspring Artists & Illustrators
Professional / Exhibiting Artists
Street / Graffiti Mural Artists
Each individual may submit up to 6 artworks or images to show either your range of previous work, your concept ideas for this theme or a combination of both. It is not a requirement to create visuals or a concept if you are submitting a range of your previous work, we just need to get an idea of what you do. Biography text may be sent as a doc or pdf file. Entries must be received online no later May 20th 2020 .
Terms & Conditions:
You must have personally created the images, work or concepts submitted.
You must own the copyright to any work you submit or create for the project in the future - it must not have been commissioned and paid for by a third party.
If selected, you agree to grant Broken Lantern the right to Exhibit the work for a period of up to 6 months.
Copyright to the artwork remains with the artist. If selected, you agree to grant Broken Lantern the right to reproduce the selected image for promotional purposes ( ie website, posters etc) for the period of 12 months.
The original artwork will remain yours unless sold. Unsold works will be returned to the artists after the exhibition period.
You are entitled to keep 60% of the profit from any sale of the original artwork that may result from participation in the Broken Lantern Art Project
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Questions call or email our art co-ordinator Hayley Brown 021339889 email@example.com