Star Wars – Prospectus

Prospectus – Star Wars – Juried Competition

Eligibility: Open to any 2D artist, 3D artist or Jeweler – you must be able to have your artwork delivered no later than October 20th, 2016 to be eligible.

Artists may enter up to four works of two-dimensional art: dry or wet mediums, 3D works and jewelry. All artwork must be submitted online, by compact disc, or usb flash drive. The final 40 selections must be delivered to the gallery by October 20th, 2016 and displayed for the entire exhibition period.

Works must:

1 Have been created in the last 2 years.

2 Be original work of the artist, who physically integrates/manipulates every component of the original concept and design.

3 Be installation ready, with mat, finished edges, cabled /wired frame (NO SAWTOOTH HANGERS OR HOOKS), glass or plexiglass, and hanging device in place where appropriate.

4 Not to exceed 36 inches in any direction and all work must be able to be carried and/or hung easily by two people.

5 All work submitted must be for sale. If accepted as one of the top 40 pieces to hang at Affaire d’Art there is a 30% commission on all artwork sold.

6 Adhere to the above criteria and the published dates and times. Works that do not meet these criteria will not be hung, even if inadvertently accepted into the show. If unable to make a scheduled pick up time, artists must arrange for someone to get the work and inform the gallery, or works become property of Affaire d’Art. Open to any 2D artist, 3D artist or Jeweler.

Online Entry:

Entry format is online, by cd rom mailed or delivered to the gallery or usb flash drive mailed or delivered to the gallery. All images must be digital format. Please follow the instructions carefully regarding the preparation of your images. If you are unsure of how to format your images, please contact Affaire d’Art for assistance.

1 Only jpeg image files will be accepted.
2 Image files must be named as follows: Lastname_FirstInitial_Titleofartwork.jpeg

How to Apply:

Each artist may submit 4 artworks for review. Only 1 image per piece of artwork is allowed.

Entry Fee is $25 total.

To apply, please visit our website: www.affairedart.com

Please pay via PayPal at the time of submission to Affairedart@yahoo.com or call Thursday-Monday 12-6 to pay by credit card. All payments must be received within 24 hours of artwork submission.

Important Dates:

October 12th – Submission Deadline.
October 14th – Email notification of the top 40 submissions to be displayed at the gallery.
October 17th, 18th, 19th and 20th -Artist drop off artwork from 12 to 6pm.
October 22nd to November 13th – Work to be displayed at Affaire d’Art-Fine Art Gallery.
October 22, 6 to 10pm – Artist Reception/Opening Reception. First, Second, and Third and Honorable Mention announced.
November 10, 11 and 12 – Artist will pick up any unsold artwork 12 – 6pm or by appointment.

Awards:

Prizes will be awarded by Judge Matt Farragher, on October 22nd during the artist reception. First, Second, Third, and Honorable Mention winners will receive ribbons and monetary prizes.
First Place – $200
Second Place – $150
Third Place – $50
Honorable Mention-Ribbon

Application:

To apply, please visit our webpage at http://www.affairedart.com and follow the link “Call to Artist”
Applications may be emailed to affairedart@yahoo.com or cd or usb may be mailed to Affaire d’Art, 2227 Post Office St, Ste B, Galveston, TX 77550
Please pay via PayPal at the time of submission to affairedart@yahoo.com or call Thursday-Monday 12-6 to pay by credit card.