Call for Art- Open Theme

  • Deadline / Program Start: 2020-12-11
  • Organization: Cultural Center of Cape Cod
  • Organization Type: None of the Above
  • Location: South Yarmouth, MA
  • Recurring: Array
  • URL: Link

THEME
Open theme, anything goes.

CALENDAR
Show runs from January 13-February 28, 2021
JPEG’s due by Friday, December 11, 2020
Notification of acceptance by Friday, January 1, 2021
Local drop-off of work on Monday, January 11 between noon-5pm
Work being shipped must arrive by Monday, January 11 and no sooner than Monday, January 4, 2021
Open House on Saturday, January 16 from 2-5pm
Pick up unsold work on Monday, March 1 between noon-5pm
Work being shipped back will during the week of March 1, 2021

ENTRY FEE
$20 for first entry/$5 for each additional entry, you may enter up to 20 total. Payment is non-refundable and does not guarantee acceptance.

ELIGIBILITY
This call is open to artists worldwide, both amateur and professional. All fine art media will be considered except film.

RULES
Work that is copied or done under the guidance of an instructor is not eligible. Please submit only work that will be available at the time of the exhibit and will remain for its entirety. If the work does not fully reflect what is represented on the jpeg the Cultural Center reserves the right to eliminate it from the exhibition.
FRAMING
Framed work must be fitted firmly in frame with wire for hanging. No loose glass over mats. Gallery wrapped canvases are permitted. Poorly presented work will not be hung.

ARTWORK DELIVERY
Shipping, return shipping and a handling fees are the responsibility of the artist. Delivery instructions will accompany email notification of acceptance. Purchase of return shipping labels is the responsibility of the artist. All artwork must arrive by the scheduled receiving date.

JUROR
Director’s choice. Please note, there is no personal feedback given by jurors.

NOTIFICATION
Notification will be done by email. If for any reason you do not receive your notification by the notification date, please check the filters in your email account.

ENTRY BY WEBSITE UPLOAD ONLY
Entry is done through CaFÉ, a web-based service that allows artists to upload images and organize their artwork for submissions to galleries. To apply for a call, you must leave our website and go to the CaFÉ website at www.callforentry.org where you can create a FREE artist account. You will add your details and upload your images to CaFÉ and then you can submit work to Open Theme.

FORMATTING
All images must be in JPEG or JPG format using CaFÉ guidelines. The image size must be 1,200 pixels or greater on the longest side. Maximum file size is 5 mb.

SALES
All works should be for sale. Members of the Cultural Center are charged a 30% commission on all sales, non-members a 40% commission.

REGULATIONS
By submitting images, you agree that the images are your own work, you own all rights to the images, and you take full responsibility for the content of all images, including the likeness of recognizable individuals. The actual artwork will remain the property of the artist. The artists will grant copyright to the Cultural Center for display and promotional use. By entering our calls for art through Cafe you are agreeing to be added to the Cultural Center of Cape Cod’s email list for forthcoming artist opportunities.