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Nude Tin Can

125 Hatfield Road

St Albans

Hertfordshire

AL1 4JS

01727 569291

Our St Albans Art Gallery is Open for Art Submissions for New Art exhibitions Happening in 2019

 

 

  • 'NUDE OR FULLY CLOTHED 2019 '

CALL FOR ARTISTS - IS NOW OPEN!!!

DEADLINE: Midnight 10 Dec 2018

Exhibition Dates: 11 January - 29 January 2019

Private View Friday 11 Jan 6.30pm - 9pm

 

Drop off: Wed 9th Jan 12noon - 7pm.

Collection: Wed 30th Jan 12noon - 7pm

 

We invite submissions from artists to submit original art of a human

figurative nature possibly nude or maybe fully clothed.

Open to all mediums and styles.

Professional standards in presentation will be expected.

All photography must be C-Type/Ink Jet

Digital art must be limited editions and printed to archival standards.

Wall art must be framed. Unless the artwork is genuinly presented to be unframed such as box canvas.

Sculptures must be privided with appropirate height plinths

Artwork should be no later than 2017

RRP should not exceed £2,000.

 

Exhibition cost per artist is £45. Payable only if accepted to exhibit.

Commission on sales 25%

 

Please read submission guidelines details first before submitting.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Call for Artists.

Art Exhibitions

for 2019

 

SUBMISSION GUIDELINES

 

To Submit:

Send a maximum of 6 jpegs (items). No larger than 500kb each please.

 

To the subtincan email address:

EMAIL SUBJECT HEADER MUST BE

"FULLY CLOTHED 2019"

 

Include:

  • Name
  • Title
  • Medium
  • Size (cm)
  • RRP of each piece
  • Website. (Ensure your website is up-to-date)

 

The gallery will chose and curate from the selection you have submitted. Depending on size and items selected the number of items may vary per artist.

 

SUCCESSFUL SUBMISSIONS.

The gallery will contact successful applicants by return email and discuss the chosen items and will offer a slot in that exhibition. Once accepted by the artist, the gallery will send a PayPal invoice for the Exhibition fee. Please ensure the details you send and your website are up-to-date before you submit. Please ensure you are aware of the drop off and collection dates.

Unfortunately we are unable to give feedback to unsuccessful applicants.

 

PUBLICITY.

We will use one of the participating artists images for publicity - one that represents the exhibition well. We will add participating artists to the events email list in order to share the publicity and invites to the event. The gallery includes events within it's print and online material throughout the year. A print poster and online poster are produced for exhibitions for the Gallery A-Board and social media. The exhibitions will be held at: Nude Tin Can Gallery, 125 Hatfield Road, St Albans, Hertfordshire AL1 4JS. Any additional marketing and cost involved are at the descretion of the gallery.

 

PRIVATE VIEW

Clients love to meet artists at private views, please attend the private views you are exhibiting when possible. Refreshments for group/themed art exhibitions will be provided.

 

HANGING/DISPLAY.

The gallery has an installed hanging system. All wall art is hung from adjustable hooks that can move up and down the wall. All wall art must be fitted with d-rings and picture wire. Nothing is screwed into our walls.

Picture wire must be professionally used - taught with no frayed wires protruding. Ensure wires and our hooks will not stick out at the top once your picture is hanging with its full weight.

 

ART PROTECTION.

All wall art must be supplied in a Silver jiffy bag. Clearly labeled and unsealed. This helps protect during set up and take down.

 

SIZE RESTRICTIONS.

  • Wall Art/Sculpture Height Max 200cm.
  • Wall Art Width MAX 250cm.
  • Sculpture Width Approx Max 100cm

 

(it does not mean we expect to exhibit artwork of this size, but we can)

 

Items larger than 90cm x 90cm must be delivered by the artists and all packing removed at the time of delivery (accept for a jiffy bag)

 

Electrics must be freshly PAT tested. We cannot exhibit any items with electrics unless they have been PAT tested.

 

PRESENTATION.

All art, frames, sculptures and photography must be professionally presented and gallery ready. Sculptors will need to supply their own plinths if needed.

 

LABELS

Participants must supply his or her own labeling. Simple thin white card 12pt:

eg:

 

Its Not Me, It's You

by Molly Lightly

Oil on canvas

50cm x 30cm

£600

 

DELIVERY/COLLECTION

Artists are responsible for the delivery and collection of their art items to and from the gallery on the dates listed. Any artist delivering by courier is responsible for arranging his or her own courier to and from the gallery.

 

INSURANCE

Artists must ensure they have adequate insurance cover for their own items during any exhibition at the gallery and any transit. The gallery covers public liability only. Any risks of loss or damage to artwork no mater how caused or by whom will be the responsibility of the artist and not the gallery.

 

COMMUNICATION

We run a full time gallery dealing with customers in person and organizing future exhibitions. We are open 7 days a week. Please respect our time and allow us to run the exhibition efficiently and quietly without interuptions. Our time is better spent dealing with sales, customers and planning. We don't have time for accessive social media converstaions. If you need to discuss or enquire about anything important - the best way to do this is call during opening hours 01727 569291.

 

 

CANCELLATION

Once the exhibition fee has been paid, this will be non-refundable. Please ensure you have checked the dates of drop off and collection etc. and that you are certain you can commit to the exhibition before you submit.

 

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PLEASE CHECK CAREFULLY THE DATES YOU HAVE CHOSEN WHEN BOOKING OR APPLYING FOR OUR EXHIBITIONS WITH CONSIDERATION OF SETTING UP AND PRIVATE VIEW AND COLLECTION AND DELIVERY TO AND FROM THE GALLERY.

 

For queries please telephone the gallery on 01727 569291. Telephone is the best way to deal with queries.

 

 

 

 

 

Copyright (c) Nude Tin Can Ltd. All Rights Reserved. Registered England Company 09718791

125 Hatfield Road, St Albans, Herts AL1 4JS

Tel: 01727 569291