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Artist Call – Los Angeles Art Association’s 2013 Open Show

Deadline: 10-11-2013

Los Angeles Art Association’s 2013 Open Show – LAAA’s signature survey exhibition featuring the very best in emerging art – runs from December 14, 2013, to January 10, 2014.

Juror: Jenny Gheith, Assistant Curator, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art

Exhibition dates:
December 14, 2013, to January 10, 2014

Opening reception:
Saturday, December 14, 2013, 6 to 9p

Admission:
Free

Location:
Gallery 825
825 N. La Cienega Boulevard
Los Angeles CA 90069

IMPORTANT DATES

Deadline for entries:
Friday, October 11, 2013, 5p

Delivery date of accepted work:
Tuesday, December 10, 10a to 5p

Pick up of unsold work:
Saturday, January 11, 2014, 10a to 5p

CALL FOR ARTISTS
Open to all artists of any media

PLEASE READ ALL GUIDELINES AND APPLICATION FORM CAREFULLY

ELIGIBILITY:
Competition open to all artists of any media. Entries must be work created within the last three years.
Media: All media. No craft or functional pieces.

Video: Please send DVD and make sure disc is cued. Accepted video artists must provide their own equipment/monitors, projectors, DVD player, etc. Discs must be set up for continuous play.

FEES:
Non-members: $45 for up to 3 entries; each additional entry is $10.
LAAA Members: $20 for up to 3 entries; each additional entry is $5.
Limit of five (5) entries per person. Details of work limited to two (2) per entry.

Make checks payable to LAAA. Do not send cash. Entry fees are non-refundable.

(Learn about membership information or call 310.652.8272. LAAA’s next artist screening will take place in early 2014.)

ENTRY:
DEADLINE FOR ENTRIES: FRIDAY, OCTOBER 11, 2013, 5P.
Juror will review only digital images of artwork on CD. NO ACTUAL ARTWORK WILL BE REVIEWED BY THE JUROR prior to the selection process.

Entries must be submitted on CD in jpg format – digital images should be NO larger than 6″ in any direction. NO FILES SHOULD BE LARGER THAN 1MB.

IMPORTANT – DIGITAL IMAGES MUST BE NAMED AS FOLLOWS:
-Please name each image with your last name followed by title. For example: Smithson.bird.jpg, Smithson.landscape.jpg, etc.
-All information including artist name, contact information, title, date, price, medium and dimensions must be included on a clearly printed entry form or document to accompany the CD.
-Improperly labeled entries may be rejected.
-LAAA is not responsible for lost or damaged entries.
-Do not send resumes, bios or artist statements.
-ENTRIES MUST BE ACCOMPANIED BY REGISTRATION FEE AND COMPLETED ENTRY FORM.
-All entries become property of LAAA. No entry materials will be returned. Submitted images of accepted work may be used by LAAA for press and promotional materials.
DELIVERY OF ACCEPTED WORK:
Accepted work must be available: December 10, 2013, to January 11, 2014.
Work delivered to the gallery: Tuesday, December 10, 2013, 10a to 5p.

Pick up of unsold work: January 11, 2014, 10a to 5p.

All work must be properly framed and/or ready to hang (no saw tooth or clip-on hangers – no exceptions). Works requiring specific hardware must be provided when work is delivered. Glass may not be used in metal frames exceeding 48″.

Work must be unwrapped by artist upon delivery. LAAA will not store any packing materials.

At the juror’s discretion, work that is dirty, in disrepair or otherwise deemed unfit for display may be excluded from the show. All decisions of the juror are final.

SALES:
All work will be offered for sale. All work must be priced to include LAAA’s 40% commission. Artists will receive 60% commission on artwork sold.
Payment for sales will be sent to artists 30 days after the close of the show.

LIABILITY:
Neither LAAA, its staff, Board nor anyone connected to the exhibition is responsible for any loss, damage, breakage or theft of artwork while at the gallery. Your entry into this exhibition constitutes agreement with these terms and conditions as set forth herein.

Download the Open Show entry form.

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