artists' guild spartanburg 
 juried show prospectus 
 2022 

This year's Juror is Margaret Curtis, who has permanent collections throughout the United States and was recently honored by the Joan Mitchell Foundation with a prestigious Joan Mitchell Fellowship. Curtis taught painting at The School of Visual Arts in New York for several years and has been on the boards of The Flood Gallery in Asheville, NC, and The Upstairs Gallery in Tryon, NC, where she currently resides.

 

ELIGIBILITY

  • Applicants must be Artists’ Guild of Spartanburg Juried members.

Not a member? Join the Guild on our website:

www.artistsguildspartanburg.org

 

ENTRY GUIDELINES

  • Artists must identify entries as either 2-D or 3-D.

 

  • Two (2) pieces of original art may be entered.

 

  • Artists must submit only ONE image for 2-D entries but may submit TWO for 3-D entries.

 

  • Artists must designate the medium/media of each piece.

 

  • Art must be 20x30 or less and weigh less than 60lbs.

 

  • All works to be hung must be securely wired and framed. No plastic frames, wired according to size and weight, acrylic should be free of scratches if using instead of glass.

 

  • Stretched canvas without a frame should be a gallery-wrapped canvas 1.5 inches in depth or deeper with professional, clean edges. Any canvas less that 1.5 inches should be framed. **Any work not meeting the requirements will be returned until requirements are met**

 

  • All art must be for sale. A 30% commission will be charged, with the artist retaining 70% from a sale.

 

  • Only digital entries will be considered. Entries will be submitted to ccaldwell@spartanarts.org from Feb. 9th-March 11th 2022. No hand-delivered or mailed entries accepted.

 

LIABILITY

• The Artists’ Guild will use the utmost care and respect in handling the artwork; however, it is the artist’s responsibility to insure the art during the show as well as while it is being transported to and from the exhibition.

• The Artists’ Guild does not assume liability for damages resulting from broken glass or improperly prepared work, or loss or damages incurred up to the point of acceptance or after pick-up.

• For publicity purposes, the Artists’ Guild reserves the right to photograph and reproduce any entry.

• Receipt of an entry into the juried exhibition constitutes an agreement by the artist with all conditions set forth in this prospectus.

• Sponsors and affiliates are not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by any equipment or programming associated or used in the juried exhibition or by any human or technical error which may occur in the processing of submissions in the juried exhibition, including, but not limited to, misprints or typographical errors.

 

 

 

IMPORTANT DATES TO REMEMBER

 

  • Entries accepted Feb. 9th- March 11th

  • Chosen artists will be informed on Monday, March 21st

  • Art Drop off will be Friday, March 25th between 2-4 or Saturday, March 26th between 2-3.

  • The show will hang from April 1st until April 28th.

  • An Artists Reception will be held and winners will be announced April 21st between 5-8.

  • Art Pick up Friday, April 29th or Sat., April 30th.

 

 juried show 

 application 

Join now at the Juried level and enjoy member benefits such as promotion on our social media pages, invitations to join pop up art shows. For consideration in JURIED shows, please fill out application below. Watch for SOLO Show Applications in September.
Juried Show Application
*Please submit examples of your work below.
Images must be jpg format, no larger than 5mbs ea., with a minimum 350 dpi resolution.
If files are larger, please email files to ccaldwell@spartanarts.org.
Artists must submit only one image for 2-D entries but may submit two for 3-D entries.
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