Jerome Artists Cooperative LLC (JAC)
Jerome, AZ 86331 (928) 639-4276 www.jeromecoop.com
MEMBERSHIP APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS
About the Jerome Artists Cooperative LLC: Our gallery was founded in 1996 to provide a needed venue for local artists and is still owned and operated by the artists who show here. Our cooperative gallery does business democratically and to make it work best requires having motivated individuals which do their part. The day-to-day business of the gallery is handled by various committees that take on everything from advertising to housekeeping. Active participation by all members in one or more committees is essential to the continued success of our gallery and a requirement.
What we are looking for: We continue to accept applications and every application is reviewed by our Jury Committee. If you are an artist, permanently residing in Jerome, Sedona, Verde Valley, Prescott, Prescott Valley or live within a 50-mile drive to the Jerome Artists Cooperative Gallery, you are eligible to apply for membership.
The Jury Process: Prospective members must return this completed Membership Application with 5 high quality photographs of their work. Do not submit original artwork. Applications without photographs or a signed & dated Membership Application Form will not be considered.
No student work or manufactured items are allowed. No work is accepted that uses "blanks" (i.e. T-shirts, mugs, key chains that are mass printed on ready-made forms All work must be of top quality and no studio "seconds."
Here are some of the criteria used by our jurors when reviewing artwork: Mastery of media Professional presentation Originality Different from other work already showing
If your application is approved, the Jury Committee will then notify you by mail of the next available date and time for a personal interview. Please bring original artwork ONLY when you come for this final stage of the jury process.
All applicants will be notified by mail within one month as to the Jury Committee's decision. Applicants who are not accepted may re-apply after 12 months.