Art Show Brochure and Application

May 2018 artSHOW panorama

APPLICATION FACTS AND FORMS FOR ARTISTS

Dear Artist,

The artist application for the October show is open!  The deadline to apply will be July 17, 2019; it is coming up fast!  The Fall 2019 artSHOW will be held on October 19 & 20, 2019.

If you are interested in applying to the October show please quickly review the general information immediately below.  Then, on the website for Juried Art Services, you can get started.  You can: 1. REGISTER/CREATE YOUR PROFILE, 2. CREATE A PORTFOLIO, and 3. APPLY.

We ask all artists to be thoroughly aware that this show is carefully juried by a panel of fine art professionals.  There are always many more applicants than space allows, so not all artists will be accepted.  An outside panel (which changes from show to show) selects the artists for every show.

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PART A - Four application items are needed to apply.

We require from any artist, for each show application, the following FOUR ITEMS:

1. 8 distinct photos of 8 separate pieces of art within one single, specific category.  The 11 categories are: painting | watercolor | traditional printmaking and/or drawing | photography | digital art | 2-D mixed media | 3-D mixed media | sculpture | ceramics | glass | jewelry.  Please submit artwork that is no older than 4 years.

2. 1 photo or drawing of your display at the show (PLEASE CLICK HERE TO SEE BOOTH DISPLAY SAMPLES).  Bear in mind that your space will be a minimum of 12.5 feet wide x 10 feet deep, on a flat lawn area, so use this information when photographing, drawing or otherwise creating your display image.  Photographs preferred to drawings, but accurate drawings are accepted.  You may request a larger space when you fill out the form, but no advance guarantees!  The fee is the same for every space in the show and there are no "double spaces".  (Overhead structures like canopies cannot be larger than 10' X 10', even though all of the spaces are larger; wall units cannot be taller than 8'.)

3. An application fee of $35.00.

4. An acceptance fee of $415.00 will be required, only if accepted.  Parking for the accepted artist, at designated city facilities throughout the show weekend and during set-up and breakdown, is included in the acceptance fee. 

(We suggest that you select the 8 artwork photos you want to show the jury, along with one (1) photo or drawing of your display.  Then gather those photos together in one convenient, easy-to-find place within your computer.  Make sure they are all high-resolution photos.)

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PART B - Read this JURIED ART SERVICES information.

We partner with Juried Art Services to bring you a simple application, along with a complete brochure describing the event for artists.  Right BEFORE you log on, please READ the 3 steps which correspond to the 3 SEPARATE SECTIONS of Juried Art Services listed here.

1. If you are new to Juried Art Services, the 1st step should be to Register Now (command on upper right side of page) and CREATE A PROFILE.  This simply includes your professional contact information, along with a user name and password.

2. Then CREATE A PORTFOLIO.  Name your portfolio something simple like: BHartSHOW-Fall2019.

Now you'll upload at least 8 high resolution photos of your art and 1 booth display image to your portfolio, but not yet to your application - uploading photos DOES take time.  Rules for the digital sizes of your photos are on the JAS website.

3. APPLY.  Fill out the application form for this show.  Then SELECT 8 photos of 8 individual artworks and 1 photo or rendering of your anticipated display. The early application deadline fee is $35 and you can pay when you complete the application.  You can edit or change your application after you apply.

When you have read this over and are ready to create your profile, portfolio, and application, click here -  www.juriedartservices.com.

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 If you have more questions about applying, you may also call us at 310.285.6836, or email Karen - kmclean@beverlyhills.org.  You may also let us know that you would like to be on our artists' list for information on future art shows by emailing us at artshow@beverlyhills.org.

The fall show will be held on October 19 & 20.  (The shows are held always twice each year, during the third full weekend of May and the third full weekend of October.)

Thank you very much for your interest in The Beverly Hills artSHOW, and good luck! 

 

 
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