"Art Local" Art Show Presented By ArtsConnect™
The art show will kick off on Friday, August 23th with an evening artist reception. Light appetizers, live music, silent auction, raffle and a "People's Choice" award will fill the evening and give neighbors a chance to mingle and enjoy the art. There will be artistic performances and a few added surprises. ArtsConnect will provide an update on plans for the renovations to our arts center and we will celebrate the artists who have their work on display. Most of the artwork will be available for sale.
The gallery will reopen on Saturday, August 24th from 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. for art lovers to take a closer look and enjoy the art at their leisure. Workshops and artist education session are being scheduled. (Check here for details as they become available)
Admission to the art show is free.
Friday, August 23, 2019
Artists Reception, Gallery and Wine Tasting open to all.
110 Compton Road
7:00 - 10:00 p.m.
• Live Music
• All Galleries Open
• Meet the Artists
• Split the Pot
• Silent Auction
• Complementary hors d’oeurves
Saturday, August 24, 2019
Gallery Open 10:00a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Class and Workshop Schedule TBA
ArtLocal Committee Members Needed
Are you an expert in running art shows, advertising, set design, graphic design, or gathering silent auction donations? We need all hands on deck for this exciting, fun-filled community event and YOU are what we are looking for! Volunteers are needed for everything from event planning to set up. If you have a skill to share and have time to give, please call Kim at 728-4262.
Volunteers For Art Show Needed.
Call To Artists:
REGISTER AS AN ARTIST HERE
3 pieces of Artwork
$30 When You Enter Before July 1
$40 When You Enter On Or After July 2nd
No Entries After August 12
I am an artist:
Have you ever wanted to show your artistic talent, but have been too intimidated to try? We want to take that fear away by inviting all artists in the community to show up to three pieces of art in the ArtLocal art show. This is a non-jurried show that will celebrate art in all levels of ability. Your art will be on display for two days and you may sell your work.
Submitting Art to ArtLocal:
When registering, artists will first need to set up an ArtsConnect Account. Second, click on "Register Here". Artists will need to know what they plan to show, the medium used and the selling price, if applicable. These questions will be asked at the checkout.
Artwork is not required to be on sale. All sales will be handled by ArtsConnect and paid to the artist in full. - A 4% fee will be retained by ArtsConnect for credit card transactions. ArtsConnect does not collect a commission from sold works. A donation to the silent auction is greatly appreciated.
Categories of art include: original clay or porcelain ceramics, digital art, drawing, fiber, glass, jewelry, metal works, mixed media, painting, photography, print making, sculpture and wood. All art should be prepared, ready to hang. Unframed drawings, prints or photographs (etc.) can not be accepted. If any artwork is deemed inappropriate for a child, we will NOT display it. Please submit a photo of your artwork to firstname.lastname@example.org after you have registered.
POWER OF HER Call To Artists: In partnership with ArtsWave, ArtsConnect is holding a special Call to Artists for artwork that draws inspiration from the Centennial of the 19th Amendment and women voting. A section of the ArtLocal art show will be dedicated to the art submitted with this theme. Please review the video below that shares the history of voting rights for women to provide additional inspiration for creative works. *When registering your art, check the box for POWER OF HER for any entries you would like entered into this special exhibit.
The entry fee for artists registering before JULY 1st is $30. A On July 2, the fee will be $40. No submissions will be accepted after August 12th. The fees collected support advertising the event and offset the costs associated with the program. Artists may submit up to 3 original works under their entry fee. The entry fee and a photograph of the art should be mailed or delivered to the Springfield Township Administration office at 9150 Winton Road, Cincinnati OH 45231.
DELIVERY& PICK UP OF ART:
Artwork should be delivered to the Centennial Barn Wednesday, August 21 between the hours of 10am - 3pm. We will take every effort to ensure the safety of the art submitted. We do require artists to sign a hold harmless agreement. Any unsold artwork will need to be picked on August 24th between the hours of 2:00 - 4:00 p.m.
HOLD HARMLESS AGREEMENT STATES THE FOLLOWING: I understand that the Springfield Township Arts and Enrichment Council will only generally supervise the location in which submitted artwork is displayed and that no security or personnel will be provided to particularly safeguard the artwork submitted. I understand that there is a possibility that the artwork I submit may be damaged or stolen during this event, and I hereby voluntarily release and hold harmless The Springfield Township Arts and Enrichment Council, Springfield Township, Centennial Barn, and the officers, employees, agents, and volunteers of each of them from any and all liability for any damage to, or loss of, any of my accepted artwork, whether such damage or loss is foreseeable or unforeseeable.
Program advertisements help support this event and the Springfield Township Arts and Enrichment Council activities. For program advertisement information, please call 522-2108. Silent auction donations are also needed. Call Kimberlee Flamm at 728-4262 for additional details.
$25 Name in the Program
$50 Quarter Page Advertisement (5.5"W x 2"H)
$75 Half Page Advertisement (5.5W" x 4"H)
$150 Full Page Advertisement (5.5"W x 8.5"H")
All ads are color
200 printed programs
Event sponsorships of $250 include a full page ad, logo placement within the framed art area, support listed online.