Call for Artists

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Thank you for your interest! Please see below for out Current Call for Artists.

Call for Artists

Call to Artists “No Artist Left Behind”

                               May 3-26, 2017

 

Charlotte Art League (CAL) Gallery

1517 Camden Road, Charlotte, NC, 704-376-2787

 

THEME – “No Artist Left Behind” – Express yourself and show your art to the world.  Speak your mind, try a new medium, paint new subject and show us what you got!

The theme is suggested and not mandatory to exhibit your work.

 

ELIGIBILITY

All artists eighteen (18) years and older are invited to participate.

Join CAL today and receive discounted entry fees throughout the year.

General membership begins at $60 a year.

 

ENTRY FEES (Entry fee is non-refundable)

CAL Members: First two (2) entries $25. Additional entries are $6 each.  (six entries maximum)

Non-Members: First two (2) entries $35. Additional entries are $15 each. (four entries maximum)

 

This show is not juried.  There are no awards.  Entry fee is non-refundable

 

CALENDAR    NOTE DATES to DELIVER ART

Deliver Art Work:        Sun April 30, 1 p.m. – 5 p.m.

Opening Reception:  Friday, May 5, 6 – 9 pm

Last Day of Show:          Friday May 26

Pick up exhibited work:   Sat May 27 – Sun May 28

(during gallery hours)

 

SPECIFICATIONS

All work must be original (subject matter must be your own and not a copy of any other work or picture) and not previously exhibited in a Charlotte Art League judged or juried show.  Only work created in the last three (3) years is eligible.    Works on paper must be protected by glass or Plexiglas and framed.  All work must be properly framed or gallery wrapped (sides properly finished), and wired for hanging (no saw-tooth hangers).  Mats must be neat and clean.  Maximum size for two-dimensional work is 72” in any direction.

Three-dimensional must not exceed 30”x30”x72” or weigh more than 50 pounds.  Display stands/pedestals for three-D work must be provided by the artist.  Larger pieces (both 2-D and 3-D) may be accepted depending on gallery space. 

All work must remain for the entire duration of the exhibit.

 

The following will NOT be accepted:  wet paint or inks, classroom work, duplicates, giclees, reproductions or copies.  Unacceptable framing includes: clip frames, saw-tooth hangers, staples or tape.  All work must be securely wired on the back for hanging.

 

Note:  No late entries will be accepted without permission of exhibits committee.  Please arrange to have your artwork picked up on the scheduled dates.  Artwork left for more than 5 days beyond pick up date will become the property of CAL. CAL reserves the right to photograph and reproduce any entry for educational or publicity purposes in any format, digital, print, film or video. Exhibit labels are made from your entry form.  Print clearly.

 

Charlotte Art League reserves the right to decline any entry or withdraw any entry from the exhibition at its discretion. Art requiring special installation may be declined.

 

SALES and PRICING 

CAL will retain 25% Commission on all sales from Members, 30% from Non-members.

Art must be priced for sale.  No POR’s (price on request) will be accepted. 

 

GALLERY HOURS

Tues–Thurs 11 am – 3 pm, Fri 1 pm – 8 pm, Sat 12 – 4 pm, Sun 1 – 5 pm. 

Closed Mondays and major holidaysPlease call to confirm gallery hours

Questions: 704-376-2787 or email  exhibitscharlotteartleague@gmail.com                                          Rev. April7, 2017

 PLEASE PRINT OUT THE FOLLOWING AND BRING COMPLETED WITH YOUR WORK:


“No Artist Left Behind”    May 3 –26, 2017

 Charlotte Art League Gallery 1517 Camden Road, Charlotte, NC  28203  ph. 704-376-2787

 

Artist Inventory and Consent Form for CAL Book        

 

Exhibit Labels and Prices are made from information given belowPlease write clearly.

 

Artist Name  __________________________________________ Member (Y/N) ___

 

Address   _________________________________________________________

 

City/state/zip  ______________________________________________________

 

Phone  ___________________________ Phone  _________________________

 

Email Address _____________________________________________________

 

(please write clearly!!)                                                                                     (by CAL personnel) Entry No.

 

Title 1: ___________________________________________________________________________   ______

Medium:  ______________________________________________________ Price: ______________

 

Title 2: ___________________________________________________________________________   ______

Medium:  ______________________________________________________ Price: ______________

 

Title 3: ___________________________________________________________________________   ______

Medium:  ______________________________________________________ Price: ______________

 

Title 4: ___________________________________________________________________________   ______

Medium:  ______________________________________________________ Price: _____________

 

Title 5: ___________________________________________________________________________   ______

Medium:  ______________________________________________________ Price: _____________

 

Title 6: ___________________________________________________________________________   ______

Medium:  ______________________________________________________ Price: _____________

 

COMMISSION:  CAL will retain 25% Commission on all Member sales, 30% from Non-members.

 

PRICING:  All work must be available for sale.  No POR’s (price on request) will be accepted.

 

LIABILITY:  CAL (Charlotte Art League) will take every precaution in the handling of your artwork in the exhibition.  However, CAL accepts no responsibility for any loss, theft or damage of artwork.   Concerned artists should provide their own insurance coverage.  Entries must remain for the duration of the exhibit and be picked up on the scheduled dates.  Artwork left 5 days beyond pick up date will become property of CAL.

CAL reserves the right to decline any entry or withdraw any entry from the exhibition at its discretion.  CAL reserves the right to photograph and reproduce any entry for educational or publicity purposes in any format, digital, print, film or video.  CAL is not responsible for misspellings or errors taken from artist’s information.

 

ARTISTS AGREEMENT:  My signature on this consent form indicates that I have carefully read this agreement, fully understand its content, and agree to the terms stated above and in the accompanying prospectus.

 

 

Artist Signature: ___________________________________________________ Date:  _________________

 

Rev April 6, 2017                                                                                                                     Paid by _______ Amt________