HOLIDAY TRADITIONS

&

FINE ART SHOW

ALL MEDIA AND SKILL LEVELS ARE INVITED

WHEN /

November 12

through

January 7

WHERE /

3930 CHARLESTON MARKET ST UNIT B6
SUWANEE, GA 

ABOUT THE EXHIBITION

The Holiday Traditions & Fine Art Show will feature affordable artwork by North Gwinnett Arts Association member artists for holiday gift-giving. This Exhibition will encompass 2D and 3D art in a variety of media and themes, from paintings, photography, pottery, jewelry, mixed media, woodworking, and sculpture.  

ACCEPTED MEDIA

ALL MEDIA and skill levels are invited to submit three (3) entries. Artwork in the categories of 2D, 3D, and Photography, (including pottery, jewelry, woodworking, glass, fiber arts, handcrafted works made from thread, yarn, & rope, and fine crafts that are completely handmade) will be accepted and all works must adhere to guidelines. Craftsmanship and presentation of artwork will be criteria for acceptance into the exhibit. NGAA reserves the right to refuse any submitted work which does not adhere to the guidelines listed below, is deemed inappropriate, offensive, or improperly presented.

CRITERIA

  • Artwork must be for sale and there is a price limit of $500 for all art pieces. 

  • NGAA retains 30% commission of all works sold during the exhibition.

  • 2D artwork and Photography maximum size "40 x 30" including frame. All 2D artwork and Photography must be properly framed or at least 1 1/2” deep gallery wrapped (no smaller) with painted edges and no visible staples, wired to hang (no saw tooth hangers). Smaller framed pieces need to be supplied with a table easel by the artist.

  • 3D artwork must fit on a gallery pedestal. Artist needs to provide their own display for jewelry and craft pieces and have everything priced prior to drop off.

  • Boxed greeting cards must be a minimum of five cards per box. Individual cards must be displayed on a tabletop stand (not to exceed 30" tall) or floor stand (not to exceed 52" tall).

  • Ornaments may be displayed on either a tabletop or floor display (not to exceed 36" tall).

  • Entries must not violate copyright laws.

  • Artist will be asked to bring in more items as their artwork sells.

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

AWARDS

This is a non-juried show. People's Choice will be awarded at the opening reception.

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 Center Director, Aggie Nivilinszky - aggie@ngaa4arts.com or 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.

EVENT CALENDAR

NOVEMBER 4

Online Submission Deadline: uploaded images

and payment must be received by midnight

NOVEMBER 6

Notifications emailed to accepted artists

NOVEMBER 12

Artwork delivered to NGAA between 9 am - 5:00 pm

DECEMBER 5  

Opening Reception & Member Holiday Party, 6:30  pm

NGAA Center for the Arts in Suwanee Town Center

NOVEMBER 12 - JANUARY 7

Holiday Traditions & Fine Art Show open to the public,
Tuesday - Saturday 11:00 - 5:00 pm

JANUARY 14

Artwork pick-up between 11 - 5 PM

THANK YOU TO

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