14th Annual Venus Envy
Saint Louis 2013
SHOW- August 16th and 17th @2720 Cherokee
RULES AND REQUIREMENTS:
The 14th Annual Venus Envy Saint Louis 2013 (VE13STL) exhibition is a multi-media, juried showcase of visual art by women in the Saint Louis and surrounding areas. It spans two days and will also feature female musical performances.
Eligibility: All women* artist 18 years or older, living within 300 mile radius of St. Louis, MO are welcome to submit. (*Must have the anatomy of a female)
Requirements: Artist wishing to exhibit work for Venus Envy 2013 must submit by 5pm July 25th. Any applications received after the deadline will not be considered.
Application: Complete the application on the website and email to Linda or mail to Venus Envy 2013 c/o Linda Kurdi, 1834 10th St., 63104, along with images of work.
Artwork Images: An image of each piece, up to three pieces of artwork for each artist submission, in .JPEG format (3”x3” @ 300dpi, 2.3 MB or 1024×768 @72dpi, 2.2MB) can be emailed or mailed on a CD, with application to email or address above. Do not submit original artwork. The image for each piece must include title, media, dimensions, and year of completion. VE will retain application, images, and proposal of selected artists for exhibition and PR purposes.
Proposal: Please include no more than 300 words about the work you intend to exhibit at VE 2013 STL. The proposal must include title, media, dimensions, a statement detailing the concept behind the work, and any instructions on how the artwork should be hung. To be considered, the artist must be available to drop off their own work and available to attend the event dates.
Requirement for Presentation: Artist will be responsible for having framed work or canvas with finished edges and must include all hardware needed for complete presentation, under the direction of the Exhibition Committee. Once your piece has been selected we will contact you with dates to install and take down work. If the artist is not available, they must make someone else available.
Bio: Please include no more than a one page resume or bio about the artist for exhibition purposes. The Bio is in addition to the Proposal but this will not be seen by jurors. The Bio is used for marketing purposes.
Processing Fee: Each Application must be accompanied by a $25 processing fee in the form of a check or money order (do not send cash) made payable to Venus Envy.
Artist Assistance: If you are not able to afford the $25 processing fee or, if selected to exhibit, unable to volunteer your time, please contact VE we would be happy to make alternate arrangements.
Sales: VE will manage the sales of artwork at the exhibition. A 20% donation fee will be deducted. VE will manage and collect payment for artwork and pay artists after the closing of the exhibition.
Volunteer Time: All artists must be in attendance during the opening exhibition dates.
Agreement: The artist submission of application and signature on this form constitutes an agreement to all conditions stated in this document. Any breach of this agreement or failure to meet submission requirements may result in disqualification and/or removal from the exhibition.
Venus Envy is a non-profit 501c3 organization. Support is provided by donations from individuals as well as private and public agencies. All contributions are gratefully acknowledged. Thank you for your volunteered time and donations.
CONTACT VENUS ENVY ST. LOUIS
Please email any questions to Linda Kurdi at Lkkurdi@yahoo.com.