As we enter into summer looking to escape & indulge we invite artists to submit to
“Decadent Distractions” exhibition!
Submissions: Delivered to the gallery starting
May 18th-June 4th, Monday-Friday, 9-4 p.m.
Opening Reception: Friday June 8th, 6-8 p.m.
Artwork Pickup: August 17 – August 31st
Requirements & Paperwork:
PACIFIC NORTHWEST ART SCHOOL GALLERY
STANDARDS FOR DISPLAYING ART
(You must be a PNWAS member the member gallery. Click HERE for more information)
Please fill out both documents below and bring them in with your work. (1) Gallery Agreement and (2) Inventory Submission Forms
Content of Work:
Work must be completed by the exhibiting artist.
Work must have a minimum of 51% artist’s content (no copying)
Signature and artist’s identifying marks are required on all pieces
Each piece should be one you are proud to sign
All reproductions must be clearly marked
Series must be numbered and limited
Open edition prints should be so marked
The process of reproduction must be noted in the description
Presentation of Work:
The presentation of work should clearly identify the media in all particulars, either individually or by statement accompanying the pieces
Remove sharp edges from 3-D work
Sign and date pieces
REQUIREMENTS FOR WALL ART:
Wall pieces with metal prefab frames must be backed with foam core or similar material. Wall pieces with wooden frames must be backed with paper dust covers. Oil paintings are the exception. Visible tape is unacceptable. Wall pieces must have hanging wire neatly attached by ring hangers and screws (for wood frames) following gallery standards of 1/3 height of frame and 1”-2” clearance of wire from top edge of frame. Glass must fit the frame, no gaps, and is clean and scratch free. Mats must fit the frame and be neatly cut with no gap. There must be no dirt or smudges inside the frame or under the glass. Scratched, dented or gauged frames may not be displayed unless a distressed format is part of the art presentation (this will be obvious to the viewer)
UNFRAMED ART AND PRINTS:
Protection: Any such art must be wrapped and sealed in plastic sleeves. Archival quality prints are preferred, any other reproduction must state the kind of reproduction on the label on the back of the print. All mixed media, cards and other work, which depends on glued attachments, must be neatly and completely glued.
NO SUBSTITUTIONS FOR THE DURATION OF THE SHOW
The PNWAS is not responsible for any damage to unsold art work that is not picked up within the pick up period.
(There is a limit of three pieces per member.)