Open call to artists of all trades to exhibit at The Space Gallery during our largest event, the South End Art Hop in September 2017!
Showcase your work on the Space Gallery and The Soda Plant Walls; You will receive a wall space to suit your needs with an average size of 4' wide (or larger based on registration) x 8' tall minimum (or larger depending on the wall). Once you register, we will work with you to find the perfect fit for your work on the walls and pedestals available, during designated drop off timeframes between August 28 - September 5, 2017. Please make arrangements to arrive during the specific timeframes.
Drop Off Dates & Times:
During Special Drop Off Hours:
Monday, August 28th from 3-6pm
Tuesday, August 29th from 3-6pm
Wednesday, August 30th from 3-6pm
During Open Gallery Hours:
Thursday, August 31st from 12-5pm
Friday, September 1st from 12-5pm
Saturday, September 2nd from 12-5pm
Final Special Drop Off Hours Week Of Event:
Monday, September 4th from 3-6pm
Tuesday, September 5th from 3-6pm
Exhibition duration from September 8 - 30, 2017
NOTE: All work must be ready to hang or install, you will be guided to install the work yourself in the chosen wall space and/or pedestals. The gallery is available for assistance, hanging supplies and hammers. If specialty hanging equipment is needed, please bring that with you.
All work must be labeled on the back with your name, title, medium, and price if applicable. All artists must provide a full inventory of this work typed on a separate paper and the gallery will handle all labeling.
All sales, sales tax, and cc fees will also be handled by the gallery. Artists will recieve a check for 60% commission of all work sold during the month of September within 30 days of the closing of the exhibition. Please price accordingly, and enjoy the freedom of walking around the event while we handle your sales and promotion!
Art Hop takes place during the following dates/times;
September 8th, Friday from 5pm - 10pm (or later! usually midnight)
September 9th, Saturday from 10 am - 10pm
September 10th, Sunday from 11am - 4pm
Main exhibition areas will be open for public viewing Thursday - Saturday from 12-5pm through September 30, 2017.
Pick Up Dates & Times:
During Special Hours:
Saturday, September 30th from 5-8pm
Sunday, October 1st from 3-6pm
Monday, October 2nd from 3-6pm
NOTE: There is a quick turnaround time for pick up and no artwork may be left at the gallery after Tuesday, October 3rd. Please make arrangements to pick up work during the specified 9 hours of pick up or clear alternatives with the gallery.
But Wait! There's more; The Space Gallery Membership Program is in full swing, you may become an artist member of the gallery today for a $5 discount off the annual rate of $45, ($40 in addition to your Art Hop registration).
OPTIONAL GALLERY MEMBERSHIP:
Membership includes a listing on our website (your name and web links), discounts on specific exhibition fees, first notifications on Call to Artists and opportunities, access to advice and critiques on your artwork from gallery director, Christy Mitchell, and inclusion in an annual member exhibition set for 2018! You will receive emails from the gallery with information on the above opportunities, be sure to include a web link to your work if applicable in the form above for online promotion!
The Space Gallery is looking forward to hosting you and your wonderful artwork! Enjoy!