PAGUS Gallery’s Annual Call for Artists (Norristown, PA)
This Deadline Expired: Wednesday, February 28, 2018
Pagus Gallery’s Annual Call for Artists is looking to select work for the 2018 Calendar Year. Selected artists will generally receive one entire gallery for a solo exhibition, unless chosen for a group exhibition. Artists are responsible for transporting or shipping their work to the gallery. Installation will be at the discretion of the Gallery Director. Pagus Gallery coordinates and promotes the each artists’ reception.
Entry Deadline: 2/28/2018
Media Images – Minimum: 3, Maximum: 20
Digital Images should be scaled to 8 x 10″ @ 100 dpi
Entry Fee: FREE
PROPOSALS | PAGUS Gallery will review proposals for the 2018 exhibition roster. Artists chosen through this call will be further evaluated and considered for either a solo exhibition or inclusion in a group exhibition.
ABOUT PAGUS Gallery |
Pagus is located in the Norristown Arts Building, a beautiful loft building that was once a costume factory. Since 1996 we have been a 501(c)(3) non-profit showing high quality work by artists from across the United States. It is our aim to be a vital resource for the local community and to expand our audience and exhibition schedule.
EXHIBITIONS | Exact exhibition lengths will vary from 4 to 6 weeks.
Featured artists are invited and encouraged to attend receptions.
ACCEPTED ARTWORK | Painting, Printmaking, Drawing, Sculpture, Fiber, Photography, Installation, mixed media and proposals are acceptable for entry.
SPECIFICATIONS | All work must be original and currently unsold. Frames, mats and wiring must be professional quality in good condition. Wiring must be secure and able to support weight of the artwork. All accepted work MUST remain for the duration of the exhibit—NO Exceptions. 2D Artwork selected for exhibition MUST BE READY TO HANG. Artwork that is meant to be seen unframed/unmounted will be considered only if specifications are included in the submission.
Every artist will be able to exhibit a sizable body of work so that they are well represented in the exhibition. The number of pieces can vary considerably.
SHIPPING | Artists are responsible for round-trip shipping & insurance (during shipping) of artworks. All shipments must include a prepaid UPS OR FED EX return label & be shipped in a container suitable to re-use for return shipping.
COMMISSION | Pagus Gallery retains a 40% commission on all exhibition sales
SALES | All sales payouts are distributed after the close of the exhibition. Payment to the artist will be provided within 30 days after the exhibit concludes.
NOTIFICATION | Notifications will be sent via email to artists who have been chosen to exhibit at out venue. Artists selected for an exhibition will be given instruction to make shipping or delivery arrangements.
Early applications are encouraged as exhibition considerations are made monthly. Questions regarding this call are welcomed and should be directed to: firstname.lastname@example.org