Art in the Garden 2013 is our sixth annual exhibition for works by regional artists and is part of Fort Worth’s Fall Gallery Night on Saturday, September 7, 2013. Shown in the incomparable setting of the Fort Worth Botanic Garden, Art in the Garden provides a venue to attract new visitors to the Botanic Garden and support the local art community. The Fort Worth Botanical Society, the Fort Worth Garden Club and the Fort Worth Botanic Garden appreciate your participation.
Art in the Garden is a juried show, and selections made will be at the sole discretion of the jury. No artwork over 2 years old or completed under instruction may be entered. Subject matter of entries is not limited to those related to gardens. Framed or gallery-wrapped size is limited to 42" maximum in any direction. Submit up to 3 works.
All works submitted must be available for sale. If an accepted work is sold prior to the show, a substitute work must be presented to Art in the Garden to be juried.
Images of accepted entries will become the property of AIG to be used for the catalogue and other printed material, archives, website and for educational purposes.
If your work or works are accepted by our jury and you do not return a signed copy of the Acceptance Letter/Contract notifying you of such acceptance, we will assume that you have withdrawn your entry.
All entry fees and 20% of every sale will be retained by Art in the Garden to be used for improvement and maintenance of the Fort Worth Botanic Garden.
July 8, 2013 Artist’s entry form, fee and image(s) are due
August 9, 2013 Printable Acceptance Letters/Contracts are emailed/mailed
August 23, 2013 Artist’s Acceptance Letters/Contracts are due
Digital image files should be 1200 Pixels minimum and 1800 Pixels maximum and should be in JPEG format. An example would be a 4"x6" photo at 300dpi. Submitting image files with your camera’s numbering system or any other system will not be accepted.
Each .jpg file should have the artist’s last name and first initial as well as the corresponding entry number on the entry form. For example, Smith, A1 would represent the first submitted image for Ann Smith.
Images should ONLY show the work of art. Please refrain from including mats, frames, easels and backgrounds of any kind). Submissions for jewelry may show multiple pieces and angles.
1. Upload image(s) and complete entry form.
2. Entry fee in the amount of $35 by credit card or check mailed or delivered to the address below. Make check payable to: Fort Worth Botanical Society. This is a non-refundable entry fee.
Delivery or mailing address for entry fee (Rock Springs Building where the Restaurant is located):
Art in the Garden
Fort Worth Botanical Society
3220 Botanic Garden Blvd.
Fort Worth, TX 76107