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CALL FOR ENTRIES | Women in Art at Women in Kind


  • Women in Kind 3899 Jackson Street Denver, CO 80205 (map)

Call for Entries for the First Annual Women in Art at Women in Kind

Women in Art at Women in Kind is the first of an annual exhibition series to be timed concurrently with International Women’s Day (IWD). The exhibit will showcase women artists and their creative exploration of issues around gender equality, empowerment and innovation in keeping with the 2019 IWD theme of Think Equal, Build Smart, Innovate for Change.

Twenty-percent of all proceeds will be donated to Mi Casa Resource Center to provide education, training and support for local families. The event will also feature an opportunity to donate directly to Mi Casa Resource Center.

CALL FOR ENTRIES IS OPEN UNTIL MIDNIGHT, MT ON SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 10, 2019.

ELIGIBILITY
Submissions will be accepted from women and those who identify as women. There is no entry fee. Artists may submit up to 3 works of art.

o All works of art must be 2-dimensional.
o All hanging works of art must 25 lbs or less.
o Digital media will only be shown during the opening reception unless otherwise agreed upon prior to the exhibit.
o Any approval is dependent on a signed Terms and Conditions sheet.

HOW TO ENTER
Email one high-resolution image of each work of art (maximum 3) in jpg format to womeninart.wink@gmail.com. The deadline is midnight MT, February 10, 2019.

Please include the following with digital submission:

• Name, address, phone number, email
• Images labelled with artist name, title of artwork, size, medium, retail price
• Preferred method of payment and any related details
• Signed Terms and Conditions statement (available at https://bit.ly/2BVLNNB or by emailing womeninart.WINK@gmail.com)

UPON ACCEPTANCE
Please deliver work to Women in Kind, 3899 Jackson Street, Denver, Colorado on Thursday, February 21, 10 – 4 p.m. on Friday, February 22, 10 - 4 p.m. All work must be identified with the artist’s name, title of artwork, size, medium, date, retail price. Artwork must be framed, wired and ready to hang for installation.

Every artist chosen for the show will receive two (2) tickets for the opening exhibit at no cost.

SALES
All submissions must be for sale. Artists and exhibitors must agree to donate a 20% commission fee on all works sold to the Mi Casa Resource Center. Any tax benefit derived from the donation is to belong to the artist / exhibitor. The price included in your submission will be the retail price of the artwork, so please price accordingly.

ENTRY DEADLINE
Sunday, February 10, 2019

ACCEPTANCE EMAIL NOTIFICATION
Monday, February 18, 2019

DELIVERY OF ACCEPTED WORK
Thursday, February 21, 10 – 4 p.m. at Women in Kind
Friday, February 22, 10 – 4 p.m. at Women in Kind

EXHIBITION
February 27 – March 29, 2019

OPENING RECEPTION
Friday, March 8, 6 – 9 p.m.

PICK UP
April 1, April 2 and April 3, 10 – 4 p.m. at Women in Kind, 3899 Jackson Street, Denver, CO