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Reflections Open call submission invite

REFLECTIONS –
An Exhibition Opportunity

Following on from our successful ‘ArtEscape’ Open exhibition last October we are offering Kent-based 2D & 3D artists the opportunity to show their work at ArtSpring Gallery in this year’s Open exhibition in September on the theme of ‘Reflections’.


SUBMIT YOUR RECENT WORK
We were inviting Kent-based 2D and 3D artists to submit images of art created over the course of the last year, reflecting on how this past year and the pandemic as a whole has affected their lives and that of their wider community.

SUPPORTED CHARITY:
10% of sales from this exhibition will be donated to the Frontline19 charity offering free & confidential psychological support services for all people working in the NHS & frontline services in the UK.


GENERAL INFORMATION

DATES:
SUBMISSIONS CLOSE:
Midnight on Sunday 1st August

NOTIFICATION OF RESULTS:
Monday 16th August

DELIVERY OF SELECTED WORK:
Sunday 5th & Monday 6th September
Exact arrangements will be finalised nearer the time.

EXHIBITION DATES:
8th September – 28th September

EVENTS:
We are planning to hold two Private Views on Saturday 11th and 18th of September. Details to be confirmed nearer the time.

SIZE OF DIGITAL IMAGE:
Up to 1MB – format can be jpg, jpeg, tif or png

ARTIST STATEMENT:
Please include a short artist statement (up to 100 words) about each piece you are submitting.

COST:
There is no entry fee. Work selected for display must be for sale and a 40% commission will be charged by the gallery. 

NOTIFICATION:
Successful entrants will be notified by email on MONDAY 16th August

EXTRA BENEFITS:
Your work will be featured on our website and promoted by our social media. It will also be available for sale in our on-line store.

Exposure to our Selection Committee could lead to a guest artist opportunity in 2022 (Gallery & Government guidelines permitted).

BEFORE YOU APPLY:
Before filling in the entry form, please have the following ready:
1. Images of the work you are submitting, named in the following way:
Your Name, title and size of works
e.g. JohnSmith_Sunset over the Medway_60x35cm.jpg

Size of Image up to 1MB
Format: jpg, jpeg, tif or png

Find advice on how to photograph your artwork on these links: video or website

2. Your artist statement about the work, what inspired it or anything else you wish to share.


ANY OTHER INFORMATION

ORIGINAL ART WORK:
All work MUST be original artwork. This includes original prints but not giclee reproductions.

PRESS PHOTOGRAPHS:
All work may be used for press purposes during the exhibition.

COPYRIGHT:
Copyright remains the property of the artist.

NOTIFICATION OF SALE:
Exhibitors will be notified of any sales by e-mail within 3 working days

PAYMENT TO ARTISTS:
Payment for any sales (minus 40% commission) will be made in early October.

ANY OTHER QUESTIONS:
Please email: gallery@artspringgallery.co.uk


GDPR:
We will comply with all GDPR regulations and only hold your details for the purpose of this submission and will delete all details when this event has finished.

Submissions for the REFLECTIONS show are now closed

 

Thank you to everyone who submitted work for this upcoming exhibition at the gallery.

We are looking forward to selecting the final entries and will be in touch by email on Monday 16 August with the selection results.

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