Call for Artwork for the Arts & Culture Alliance Annual Members Show, December 2017
Join this fine line-up of artists from previous Members Shows and plan to submit work for the annual Members Show at the Emporium! Follow these handy tips for a great experience:
1) Delivery dates
Please bring up to two original works to our office at the Emporium on Sunday, November 26, between 1:00-3:00 PM or Monday, November 27, between 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM. All artwork should go downstairs into the lower gallery. Set it against a blank wall or on a table.
2) Show requirements
*The show is open to INDIVIDUAL members of the Arts & Culture Alliance only. (Not a member? Join now!)
*There is no fee to participate for current individual members.
*One or two works from each member will appear in the show, depending on space. Every member who submits work will have at least one piece included!
*Works must have been created within the last two years and not shown previously in the Emporium galleries. Original works only; no giclées. We’re also reserving the display case in the front window for jewelry and smaller sculptures/works.
*2-D works must be wired to hang.
*Please prep work by including your name and artwork title on both the back of the piece as well as on a scrap piece of paper taped to the FRONT of your work. This will help with minimizing handling during installation.
3) First Friday reception on Friday, December 1, 5:00-9:00 PM
Join us for this fun evening! We’ll have light hors d’oeuvres, sweet treats, live music, and more!
*Remember that the WIVK Santa Claus Parade starts at 7:00 PM along Gay Street. Come early and stay late!
4) Parking/unloading options
Visit https://www.knoxalliance.com/visit-the-emporium/ for detailed information on the parking spaces available surrounding the Emporium.
5) Show dates
December 1-22. Gallery hours are Monday-Friday, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM. Please note: the Emporium is officially closed from December 23 – January 1 for the holidays.
6) Pick up at end of exhibition
Please plan to pick up your works on Tuesday, January 2, between 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM.
For more information, contact: Suzanne Cada at (865) 523-7543 or firstname.lastname@example.org.