SPOTLIGHT ON LOCAL ART

Bringing local artists to the forefront within our community!

ALL MEDIA AND SKILL LEVELS ARE INVITED

WHEN /

MAY 24

TO

JULY 9

WHERE /

3930 CHARLESTON MARKET ST UNIT B6
SUWANEE, GA 

ABOUT THE EXHIBITION

North Gwinnett Arts Association invites all artists to apply for the upcoming exhibition.

"Spotlight on Local Art" is an open theme juried exhibit.

ACCEPTED MEDIA

2D fine artwork will be considered for acceptance. All artwork must be original and not previously exhibited at NGAA. Craftsmanship and presentation of artwork will be criteria for acceptance into the exhibit. NGAA reserves the right to refuse any submitted work which is deemed inappropriate, offensive, or improperly presented.

CRITERIA

  • Accepted 2D media - oil, watercolor, acrylic, charcoal, pastel, colored pencil, pen & ink, mixed media, and printmaking.  (NO photography)

  • Artwork must be ORIGINAL. NO crafts, classroom/workshop directed pieces, reproductions, or giclee’s will be accepted. ENTRIES MUST NOT VIOLATE COPYRIGHT LAWS.

  • Artwork must be for sale. NGAA retains 30% commission of all works sold during the exhibition.

  • 2D artwork maximum size 36” W x 36” H including frame. All 2D work must be properly framed or at least 1 1/2” deep gallery wrapped with no visible staples and painted edges, wired to hang (no saw tooth hangers).

  • All accepted artwork must be hand delivered to NGAA Art Gallery with legible identification label affixed. Label must include: Artist’s name & email address, Title, Medium, and Price.

AWARDS

Ribbons and sponsored cash prizes will be awarded.

INSURANCE AND LIABILITY

Each artist is responsible for insuring his or her own artwork. While all care will be taken while art is being exhibited in the NGAA Art Gallery, NGAA and its members or anyone working on the exhibition, assumes no responsibility for any damage to the artwork during delivery, installation and de-installation. NGAA will not be liable for artwork not claimed after specified pick-up dates and time.

PUBLICITY

Images of works may be used for NGAA marketing and publicity purposes.

ASSISTANCE

Contact the Art Center Director - Aggie Nivilinszky 678-878-2818.

ENTRY FEE AND APPLICATION

Entry fee is $35.00 (non-refundable) and entitles the artist to submit 3 pieces. You may enter up to three (3) pieces that meet the above criteria. Images must be in jpg. format and smaller than 3MB.  You will receive an email from ngaa4arts.com confirming your submission has been processed.

PROSPECTUS CHECK LIST & CALENDAR

 

Tuesday, May 7

Online Submission Deadline received by midnight

 

Thursday, May 9

Notifications emailed to accepted artists

 

Tuesday, May 14

Artwork hand delivered to NGAA 11 - 5 pm

 

Friday, May 24

Awards and opening reception 6:30 pm

 

May 24 - July 9

"Spotlight on Local Artists" open to the public

Tuesday - Saturday 11 - 5 pm

 

About the Juror

ANNE LABAIRE FINE ART

THANK YOU TO

OUR SPONSORS

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