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Asian Art Show @ The Pepper Tree Gallery

The Pepper Tree Gallery in Fresno, California, would like to invite artists to submit their artwork to the “Asian Art @ The Pepper Tree Gallery”, an exhibition of work representing Asian art of any kind. This is a juried art show so submitted work will be judged by a panel of individuals in high regard among the media and artistic community on August 8th, 2011. All chosen works will be featured at a special “Asian Art @ The Pepper Tree Gallery” exhibition as part of Art Hop, August 18, 2011, from 5pm – 9pm, and will be widely publicized and open to the public. This event will feature live performers, appetizers and wine served, and a chance to mingle with prominent local artists. Works will continue to be displayed in The Pepper Tree Gallery until September 18, 2011. For a complete prospectus go to website listed below.

Theme: Asian Art

Eligibility:

-Original art done by the artist submitting.

-Prints of original art done by the artist submitting.

-Acceptable mediums are oil, watercolor, acrylic, pastel, pen and ink, graphite, color pencil, charcoal, photography, digital art, mixed media, hand pulled printmaking, and sculpture.

-Work must be framed and wired ready to hang.

-Each piece must be clearly labeled with the artist name and contact information, title, medium, size, and price.

-All work must be for sale, and will remain on display for the duration of the exhibition.

Calendar:

-Submissions and submission fees must be received on or before August 6, 2011.

-All those who have entered will be judged on August 8 and receive a response by August 9, 2011.

-All chosen artists work must be delivered to the gallery no later than August 15, 2011.

-All chosen artists will be featured at a special “Asian Art @ The Pepper Tree Gallery” exhibition as part of Art Hop, August 18, 2011, from 5pm – 9pm.

-Unsold art is to be picked up by September 18, 2011.

Best of Show Prizes:

1st Place – 3 months free gallery space.
2nd Place – 2 months free gallery space.
3rd Place – 1 month free gallery space.

Jurors: TBA

ALL SUBMITTED IMAGES MUST ACCURATELY REPRESENT THE ARTWORK TO BE DISPLAYED. IF ARTWORK TO BE DISPLAYED DOES NOT MATCH THE IMAGE SUBMITTED YOUR ENTRY MAY BE DISQUALIFIED FROM THE SHOW.

Online Submission Guidelines

-Submit up to 5 images in .JPG format

-Label the image using first and last name and the number that corresponds to the entry form image (e.g. josephsmith1.jpg for first image).

-Send e-mail to: thepeppertreegallery@gmail.com

-Be sure to include “Asian Art Show Submission” in the subject line and the following information for each entry:
-Image File Name (e.g. josephsmith1.jpg)
-Title of Work
-Medium

-Size of Work (framed size for 2-D or dimensions for 3-D)

-Price of Work

-Indicate whether you prefer to pay via Paypal or by regular mail.

-Paypal users will receive an email invoice requesting payment.

-By mail send a check or money order payable to: The Pepper Tree Gallery – 3146 W. Roberts, Fresno, CA. 93711

-Online applications that have not paid the submission fee by submission deadline will not be reviewed.

Acceptable Mail-in Submissions:

-All mail-in submissions must include a self-addressed stamped envelope or submission will not be returned.

-Please submit up to 5 images on CD in .jpg format or prints no larger than 8×10 or photographs no larger than 8×10. Prints should be clearly labeled on the back with the artists name, title and medium of work.

Submission Fee & Commission Agreement:

-There will be a $25 submission fee for up to 5 images to be considered for exhibition. The fee must be paid before August 8, 2011.This is a non-refundable fee.

-Chosen artists work will remain on display for sale and any art sold will be commissioned by The Pepper Tree Gallery at a percentage of 30% to the gallery, 70% to the artist.

Checklist:

-Completed entry form (Accessible through http://www.fresnoarts.net/classifieds/asian-art- the-pepper-tree-gallery)

-Images

-Biography or artist statement

-Self-addressed, stamped envelope for return of non accepted submissions. NOTE: Envelope must be large enough to return submissions.

-A non-refundable check or money order made out to: The Pepper Tree Gallery – 3146 W. Roberts, Fresno, CA. 93711

Deadline: 08-06-2011
The Pepper Tree Gallery
Fresno, CA

Contact: Maria Contreras
email: thepeppertreegallery@gmail.com
Phone: (559) 224-4364
Website: http://www.fresnoarts.net/classifieds/asian-art-the-pepper-tree-gallery

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