Call for ARTISTS / ENTRIES for 2010 Divine Debris & Glorious Trash Art Exhibit - Arts at St Johns, Miami Beach Botanical Garden and Artshare LLC Creative Arts Group

ARTS AT ST. JOHNS, MIAMI BEACH BOTANICAL GARDEN
and ARTSHARE LLC creative arts group

PRESENT

"DIVINE DEBRIS & GLORIOUS TRASH" ART EXHIBIT
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Theme: Miami Beach

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CALL FOR ENTRIES/ PROSPECTUS

Deadline for Entries: June 1, 2010

 

Exhibit Dates:

June 14, Monday – June 17, Thursday, 2010

Title:

DIIVINE DEBRIS & GLORIOUS TRASH - Featuring artwork about Miami Beach or made by Miami Beach artists!

Co-Sponsors:

Arts at St. Johns, Miami Beach Botanical Garden and ArtShare LLC creative arts group

Venue/Location

Miami Beach Botanical Garden, 2000 Convention Center Drive, Miami Beach, FL 33139

Judges:

Paula Turk and Dr. Carol Hoffman-Guzman

Sponsors/Funders of art exhibit:

This exhibit is funded in part by grants from Miami-Dade County Dept. of Cultural Affairs and City of Miami Beach Cultural Affairs Council.

Vision of Exhibit & Eligibility:

Media:

Two and three-dimensional art made from recycled materials, debris, or trash.  The work must be about Miami Beach or you must be an artist living or working in Miami Beach.

Painting, photography, graphics, fiber art, sculpture, multi-media art and more.

 

MORE INFO:

E-mail:

 

 

artsatstjohns@bellsouth.net

Phone:

305-613-2325

Website:

www.artsatstjohns.com

Fees:

$20 for 1-3 entries.  Entry fee not refundable.

The $20 entry fee helps support the work of Arts at St Johns and the Miami Beach Botanical Garden.

Prizes:

To be announced

Commission:

15%

Insurance:

The Miami Beach Botanical Garden has a Fine Arts clause in their insurance.

E-mail:

artsatstjohns@bellsouth.net

Phone:

305-613-2325

Website:

www.artsatstjohns.com

 

 

Eligibility:

• Open to all styles and genres in any recycled medium, as related to Miami Beach or by
.....Miami Beach-based artists.

• Original works in any recycled material, debris or trash

• Work must be ready to hang, and clearly labeled with the artists name and contact information.
.....
Limited number of pedestals will be available.  Most art will be hung on the walls.
.....Artists can supply their own easels.

• No substitutions of accepted work, unless OKed by the judges.

• All work will remain on display during the duration of the exhibit.

 

Calendar:

• Submissions must be emailed on or before June 1, 2010

• All those who have entered will receive a reply by May 21, 2010.

• All chosen artists work must be delivered between 9 am and noon on June 14, Monday,
.....the opening day of the show.

• The reception is 7-9 pm, Tuesday, June 15, 2010. The reception will be publicized and
.....open to the public

• Unsold art is to be picked up Thursday, June 17, 2010 between 2-4 pm.

 

Online Submission Guidelines - NO SUBMISSIONS BY MAIL

Prepare images for online submission as follows:

1. A digital image of each art piece in .jpg JPG or similar format.
.....Please limit file size to 1MB (no more than 8 inches x 8 inches at 72 resolution)

2. Label the image using first and last name, title of art piece, medium, size of artwork, and price.

    Send e-mail to: artsatstjohns@bellsouth.net. Include "DIVINE DEBRIS app" in subject line.

3. Include a bio and artist statement, some of which will be used in promotional material.

4. Entry fee is easily paid online – just click here for PayPal link.
.....Or send a check payable to: Arts at St. Johns, 4760 Pinetree Drive, Miami Beach FL 33140.

Online applications that have not paid the fee by June 1 will not be reviewed.

 Application Fee & Commission Agreement:
There is a $20 application to submit up to 3 digital images to be considered for the exhibition

 

The Exhibition will include advertising, marketing, and the opening reception with refreshments.

 

Any art sold during the exhibit will be commissioned at a percentage of 15% to sponsor and 85% to artist. Purchases will be paid directly to the artist, by the purchaser.
.....Artists will be responsible, on the honor system, to pay 15% of the sales price to the
.....Arts at St. Johns.

 

Please complete and email the following form with images of art to:
artsatstjohns@bellsouth.net

NOTE: a Google Docs editable version of this form is also available HERE

 

Name_________________________________________________________________

Address________________________________________________________________

City_______________________State_______Zip ______________________________

Country________________________________________________________________

Email__________________________________________________________________

Telephone______________________________________________________________

 

List of Artist’s Works - Title * Medium * Dimensions * Price

1 _________________________ _______________ _______________________ __________

2 _________________________ _______________ _______________________ __________

3 _________________________ _______________ _______________________ __________

4 _________________________ _______________ _______________________ __________

 

____ I HAVE READ AND UNDERSTOOD THE ABOVE TERMS AND CONDITIONS AND I AGREE TO ABIDE BY THEM.

BY COMPLETING THIS APPLICATION YOU GIVE ASJ & THE MIAMI BEACH BOTANICAL GARDEN PERMISSION TO USE SUBMITTED IMAGES FOR ADVERTISING PURPOSES.

 

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Please indicate where you saw the contest posted

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update May 4, 2010 www.artsatstjohns.org