ART GALLERY OF BANCROFT

10 FLINT AVENUE, PO BOX 398

Bancroft, ON K0L 1C0

613 332-1542

 

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35th ANNUAL JURIED INVITATIONAL EXHIBITION 2017

Show sponsored by Boyer Chevrolet Buick GMC Bancorft

Show runs from May 3th to May 27th, 2017

 

Exhibition Rules:

* Entry fee is $10 per entry.

* Original and current work only, completed in the last 18 months, not previously shown in an AGB show, and not completed under instruction. Artist may enter up to two works in a category to a maximum of three categories.

* Work is not to exceed 40 inches in any direction, including frame. Frame is optional but if unframed, edges of canvas must be finished/painted. All work must be finished, properly labeled, ready to hang or ready for presentation, or it will not be accepted for the show. Label to include artist name, title of work, medium, price (or Not for Sale) address and telephone number, and the Category number work is entered into.

* If a piece needs special lighting, the artist is responsible to provide it.

* All artwork sent by delivery system will be crated by the artist to ensure protection against damage, and will be checked on arrival at the Gallery. All delivery and return costs are the responsibility of the artist. Label packing material clearly to ensure work is returned in its original packaging.

* 35% commission on all sales is retained by the Gallery.

* The Gallery reserves the right to exclude any work for any reason.

* All work is insured while it remains in the possession of the Art Gallery of Bancroft.

* Entries should be brought to the Gallery between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. from Monday April 24th to Saturday April 29thNo work will be accepted for jurying after 4 pm on Saturday, April 29th.

* All work not accepted must be picked up between noon to 4 p.m. from Tuesday, May 2nd to Saturday, May 6th.

* All exhibited work must be picked up at the close of the show during Gallery hours between Monday May 29th to Saturday, June 3rd 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Gallery is not responsible for work not picked up by specified dates.

 

Dates to remember:  

Delivery of work to Gallery: April 24th - April 29th, 2017

Show openings to public: Wednesday, May 3rd

Opening Reception and Awards presentation: Friday, May 5th, 2017 at 7:30 pm.

Show ends Saturday, May 27th

Pick up after show closes: during regular gallery hours, by Saturday June 3rd.

 

Juror: Gesina Laird-Buchanan

 

Awards:     Best in Show: David B. Milne Award - $500

                 $100 Awards for Best in Each Category

                 $50 Awards for Honourable Mention in Each Category

 

Categories for Judging

#1 – Oil                                                                                  

#2 – Acrylic  

#3 – Watercolour                                                   

#4 – Pastel (soft or oil, can be under painted with other media), drawing and printmaking        

#5 – Two-dimensional, mixed media, fibre art

#6 – Three-dimensional - sculpture                                                        

#7 – Video art (Artist’s own set-up, with earphones), and Computer-generated art (no digital photography)

 

Full details and rules, application form and submission labels are available from the AGB or by downloading the file here: Invitation Submissions Form

 

       Boyer Chevrolet Buick GMC Bancroft is the sponsor of the Annual Juried Show.

Contact Details

Art Gallery of Bancroft
10 Flint Avenue
P.O. Box 398
Bancroft, Ontario
K0L 1C0

Phone: (613) 332-1542
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