The Northville Art House presents this open juried exhibition to showcase contemporary artworks on a diminutive scale, limited to 12 inches in any direction, in all types of media including painting, drawing, ceramics, metalwork, photography, sculpture, mixed media and more.
Location: Northville Art House, 215 W. Cady Street, Northville, MI 48167 www.northvillearthouse.org
Gallery Admission and Hours: Free public exhibitions on view Tuesday - Friday 12 – 5 pm and Saturday 12 – 4 pm.
Prizes: $650 in cash awards for 1st– 4thPlace: $300, $200, $100, and $50; Honorable Mention Awards.
Opening Reception: Friday, November 1, 5:30 – 8:30 PM with Awards Presentation at 7 PM.
Eligibility: Artists, 18 and over, may submit a maximum of 6 works of art created in any media, excluding electronic and digital, within the last 3 years, and not previously exhibited at the Art House. The maximum size of all artwork is 12” in any direction. All Artwork is required to be for sale.
PLEASE NOTE: THE FRAME MAY BE LARGER THAN 12 INCHES, WITH A MAXIMUM OF 16 INCHES. This is a change from initial posting and in past years.
Entry Deadline: All entries MUST be submitted by Sunday, September 15, 11:59 PM EST.
Entry Procedures: Artists may submit up to 6 works of art. Enter title, medium, image size, and price for each piece; enter 0 (zero) for works not for sale. Only one image for 2D pieces and up to two images for 3D pieces may be submitted. Accepted works that differ dramatically from the submitted images may be refused.
Entry Images: Submit digital images in jpg or jpeg format less than 4MB labeled as LastName-ArtworkTitle.jpg.
Entry Fee: Non-refundable fees of $35 for non-membersand $25 for Northville Art House members, entitles each artist to submit a maximum of 6 works of art.
Notification of Acceptance: Artists will be notified by email on or before Friday, September 27. A label will be supplied to temporary affix to the back of the artwork.
Delivery: All costs, including packing, shipping and liability for damage, are the artist’s responsibility. A pre-paid return label for shipped artwork must be included as well as instructions for special installations.
Pre-paid shipped artwork should arrive by Monday, October 28. Hand-delivered artwork drop-off times are Sunday, October 27 and Monday, October 28, 12 – 2 pm.
Presentation: Artwork must be in excellent condition, ready for secure installation, and properly labeled before delivery. All 2D work must be framed and ready for hanging with hooks and a wire. Sawtooth hangers are not accepted. Canvases may be framed, wrapped or have painted sides. All 3D work must be free standing, stand on a pedestal, or hang securely with wire or rod. Unsuitably prepared, hazardous, unstable, or extremely fragile work will be declined.
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Artists who deliver artwork that does not meet these standards will be given up to 24 hours to rectify the issue.
Art Sales: A 35% commission will be charged on all art for sale. 65% will be paid to the artist. Art may not be removed during the exhibition.
Pick-Up: All artwork must remain in the exhibition through November 30. Artwork may be picked-up on December 1 – 2, 12 – 2 PM, andafter during regular gallery hours. Artists may call or email ahead to authorize a representative to pick-up their work. Return artwork will be packed in the same or similar materials and shipped by December 6. Artwork not picked up 30 days after the exhibition will be considered abandoned and become the property of Northville Art House.
Terms and Conditions: Submissions to the exhibition shall constitute an agreement to comply with terms and conditions set forth in the call for entries, entry form and in the Art Exhibition and Sales Agreement.
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