Opening Night Party - May 16, 2019Art Show & Sale - May 17 & 18, 2019

OUR TOWN CALL FOR ENTRIES

 ELIGIBILITYThis all-media show and sale is open to all Michigan artists 18 years and older. Artists may submit a maximum of 3 pieces of art, with the exception of jewelry, where 5 pieces may be submitted. Submissions may NOT have been shown in any previous OUR TOWN show. All works must be for sale and may not be removed for the duration of the show. The Community House Foundation, a nonprofit organization, retains a 35% sales commission.
ENTRY PROCEDURE
  • Emailed entries must contain the artist’s first and last name in the subject line.
  • The image file name(s) should include artist’s first name, middle initial, last name and the title of the artwork as listed on the entry form.
  • Digital images are to be submitted by email or on a CD as high resolution JPEG files with a maximum size of 1.5MB and 300dpi.
  • If mailing a CD, it must be labeled with the artist’s name, contact information, and email address.
  • Entries postmarked or emailed after February 11, 2019 will not be accepted.
LIABILITY & INSURANCEEntries will be handled with all possible care. The Community House and The Community House Foundation will not be responsible for loss or damage from any cause while works are in our possession or in transit.
PRESENTATIONAll two-dimensional pieces must be framed and ready for hanging with a wire or hook, and may not exceed 48” in width including frame. The jurors reserve the right to remove any artwork not accurately represented by submitted digital images. To ensure the highest quality and clarity, images of entries will be projected on a large screen during the jurying process. That being said, we recommend art not be under glass when being photographed.
ENTRY CHECKLIST
  • Completed entry form (keep a copy for your records)
  • $35 non-refundable entry fee payable to The Community House
  • JPEG files of 3 works or 5 jewelry pieces
Submit all of the above before July 20 to:MAIL: OUR TOWN, The Community House Foundation, 380 South Bates Street, Suite 223, Birmingham, MI 48009EMAIL: callforentries@communityhouse.comONLINE: www.communityhouse.com/our-town-entries/
• February 11 Deadline for OUR TOWN entries
• March 18 Artists notified by e-mail of jury action.
*If no email is provided, artists will be notified by mail.*
• April 15 Deadline for return of paperwork for accepted artists
• May 12 Receive hand-delivered art (4PM-6PM)
• May 13 Receive hand-delivered art (9AM-noon)
• May 16 Opening Night Party (6PM-9PM)
• May 17 & 18 Show open to the public (free!)
• May 19 Work picked up by buyers and artists (9AM-Noon)
2019 OUR TOWN Art Show & Sale Entry Form

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Send images as
high resolution JPEG attachments. Max Size 1.5MB per image.

 

The Community House Foundation380 South Bates Street, Suite 223Birmingham, MI 48009248.644.5832www.communityhouse.com
Form Image Element
Submission to the OUR TOWN Art Show & Sale shall constitute an agreement to comply with all conditions set forth in this entry form. By signing below, you agree to the following: I have read and understand the terms and conditions of my entry, and I waive any claim against The Community House (TCH) and/or The Community House Foundation of any loss or damage that may occur. I give permission to TCH to use photos of my work for catalogue, educational and publicity purposes.