CALL FOR ART | Print by Print: A Virtual Art Print Show
November 2-30, 2020 | Deadline to Apply: Oct 23 by 5pm
River Arts Inc (RAI) presents a call for art to enter our first ever virtual art print exhibition. This juried, virtual exhibition will take place from November 2 – 30, 2020. Artists from anywhere in the US are invited to apply.
Eligibility: Artists may submit art prints such as screen prints, woodcuts, linocuts, etc, and also high quality giclee reproduction prints. Open to professional and amateur artists from anywhere in the US. Must be 18 years of age or older. Artwork must be handmade by the submitting artist or a reproduction of the original made by the artist. Framed and unframed pieces are eligible; please indicate frame status and size in your application materials.
Submissions: Artists may submit up to three pieces. Submissions must include title, media, dimensions, retail price, and shipping cost. An artist statement is also required.
Entry fee: FREE. There is no fee to enter this show
Images: Artists may submit up to three photos per piece. Images must be high or professional quality as it is the sole representation of your artwork. Images must be provided in either .jpg or .pdf file and be a max of 10MB in size. 300 dpi preferred for press releases; lower resolution will be posted online to protect your images.
- Protecting Your Artwork Online: RAI will make an effort to protect your images and intellectual property. This includes only uploading 72 DPI images and a statement of copyright protection. Artists may choose to include a watermark with their images
- Entry to the show will constitute an agreement to use images of your work for publicity or catalog production
Sale of Works: Artwork must be for sale to enter the show. Artists retain 65% of retail sale price with 35% retained by RAI. Artists must also provide a shipping cost upon applying to the show. This amount will be added to the retail price upon purchase, and RAI will include this in the artists’ payment. Shipping costs are not subject to 35% commission and cannot be changed once sale is made. Upon receipt of full payment, RAI will direct the artist on shipping the piece directly to the customer.
Local artists can also choose to provide a local pick-up option in addition to shipping. Artists would bring any sold pieces to River Arts on Water Gallery within three days of the exhibition closing. Customers can choose this option to pick up their purchases instead of paying for shipping.