Art buckhead
Opportunity Type
Calls for Artists
Discipline
Visual
Location
Atlanta, GA
Published
Sep 10, 2019
Closes
Sep 20, 2019

Art Buckhead Pop-Up Show

Art Buckhead Pop-Up Show

ART BUCKHEAD - A Pop-Up Show of Exceptional Contemporary Art
@ Park Studios
690 Miami Circle NE
Suite #600
Atlanta, GA  30324

DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION:  September 20, 2019
EVENT DATES:  10/25/19 - 10/26/19
INVITE-ONLY PREVIEW HOUR:  October 25, 2019 4pm-5pm
OPENING RECEPTION:  October 25, 2019  5pm-8pm
ADDITIONAL GALLERY HOURS:  October 26, 2019  10am-2pm

REQUIREMENTS:

IMAGES:  Minimum 3, Maximum 10
ENTRY FEE  (up to 3 images):  $35
MEDIA FEE (per sample over the minimum):  $2  (3 works = $35, 4 works = $37, 5 works = $39, etc.)

DESCRIPTION:  Established, mid-career, and emerging artists are invited to submit original works of art for the 2nd annual exhibition "ART BUCKHEAD - A Pop-Up Show of Exceptional Contemporary Art".  Thought-provoking, opinionated, mysterious, reflective, witty...if your work demonstrates your unique artist's voice, then it's eligible.  

Held in Atlanta's prestigious Buckhead community, Art Buckhead's mission is to provide a curated exhibition of contemporary artworks to the thriving community of Atlanta, Georgia; America's third fastest-growing metropolitan area.  *Due to the success of last year's exhibition, the 2019 show will be expanded to feature more great artists! 

ELIGIBILITY:  This is a National call, open to all artists over 18 years of age to the extent that their participation is allowed under law.  

CATEGORIES ACCEPTED:  Drawing, Painting, Photography, Printmaking, Assemblage, Collage, Mixed Media, Fiber Art, Sculpture, Ceramics, Pottery, Wood.  This exhibition does not accept video, film, performance art, or installations.

All work must be original.  Reprints or work found to be copied from copyrighted work will not be accepted.  Reprints from non-copyrighted work are also not permitted.  2D artwork must be wired and ready for hanging with the appropriate hardware included.  NO SAW TOOTH HANGERS OR GALLERY CLIPS.  No screws, molly bolts, lag bolts, or other anchors will be permitted for displaying artwork.  Works that do not adhere to these guidelines will not be exhibited.

SIZE REQUIREMENTS:
2D WORK:  At least 1 work with a maximum size of 24" x 24".  Additional works should not exceed 48" x 48" maximum.
3D WORK:  Maximum 18" x 18" base size x 36" tall (all works to be displayed on a table unless otherwise specified by artist and accepted by show organizers).

All entries must be for sale.  Art Buckhead's organizers will charge a 35% commission on all sales.  Price determined by artist must be inclusive of the 35% commission.  All accepted work MUST remain in the gallery durig the duration of the exhibition unless sold.

PLEASE DO NOT CALL OR COME INTO THE GALLERY, any questions or concerns MUST be sent via email to artbuckhead@gmail.com

JURY
Carl Linstrum:  Artist, Educator, SCAD Professor
Sabine Luz:  Art Instructor, Artist
Connie Imler Zerden:  Independent Curator, Artist, Former Entertainment Executive


Jury will be looking for technically competent work in all genres and styles.

IMPORTANT TIMELINE DATES:

  • 9/20/19    Deadline for entry
  • 9/30/19    Notification of Acceptance (by email)
  • 10/22/19  Deadline for receipt of SHIPPED artwork
  • 10/25/19  10am - 1pm   In-person delivery of artwork
  • 10/25/19   4pm - 5pm   Invite-only preview hour
  • 10/25/19   5pm - 8pm   Opening Reception
  • 10/26/19  10am - 2pm   Gallery hours
  • 10/26/19   2pm - 3pm   In-person pick up of unsold works
  • 10/28/19  Unsold artwork shipping begins (packing and shipping drop off to not exceed 7 business days)

VENUE:  Park Studios, Atlanta, Georgia

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