Online Application for Arvada Center Fine Art Market
The 2013 Fine Art Market is scheduled for Dec 12 - Dec 22, 2013.
The Gallery Division’s annual fundraiser provides a unique and convenient shopping experience for patrons during the holiday season. The show and sale features more than 100 acclaimed Colorado artists working in a vast majority of media, including jewelry, ceramic, painting, print making, drawing, metalwork, woodwork, photography, fibers and mixed media. Participating artists are invited and juried in. The Arvada Center staff oversees all of the displays and artist’s sales. The Arvada Center will retain a 40% commission for all artwork sold during the show and sale.
Art Market Applicants:
There is a $25, non-refundable jury fee. If selected to participate in the Art Market, an additional $20 participation fee is assessed. Applications are juried by Arvada Center staff and community members.
Application Deadline: All applications must be received by 9am, Monday August 19, 2013. Applications that are received after the deadline will not be viewed.
August 19 Deadline for applications
September 20 Notifications emailed to applicants
December 3 & 4 Artwork Dropoff 10 am – 4 pm
December 12 Art Market Opening Reception, 5 - 9 pm
December 22 Last Day of Art Market
December 26 & 27 Pickup unsold artwork 10 am – 4 pm
Please note, you are not able to save your application and revisit it. We recommend you gather the following information before starting:
• Contact information
• Up to 5 digital images of 5 different pieces (300 dpi, JPG format)
> Each image should be labeled with your last name and #1-5, so: JohnDoe_1.jpg, JohnDoe_2.jpg etc.
> These images do not need to be the actual works that will be available in December, they should however represent your work very closely. The Arvada Center reserves the right to refuse work that has been misrepresented.
• Technical information for each image that should correspond with the image
> Title or description
> Size (inches)
> Sale Price
• Artist Resume/statement (optional)
> This is not required, you may also include a website where we can view more work
• Credit Card information
> You will be directed to PayPal after you finish your application and hit “Submit.” You do not need a PayPal account to apply, you can select “DONT HAVE A PAYPAL ACCOUNT? / Pay with A Debit Card or Credit Card" option instead of “Pay with PayPal.”
View Terms and Conditions of Applying for 2013 Fine Art Market
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