ART + STROLL Call To Artists

A Call to Artists

Business for the Arts of Broward (BFA) is seeking entries from established and emerging artists for our 3rd annual ART + STROLL event.   Work must be original in concept, design and execution. Works will be selected based on originality, creativity, workmanship and artistic distinction.

BFA is seeking 2D work, no larger than 30” wide by 60” high.  3D art such as sculpture, ceramics, fashion, or other free-standing artwork may be submitted but accepted artists are responsible for providing pedestal to display and will have to set up/deliver their art themselves. ART + STROLL will be held on Wednesday, November 17 from 5pm – 8pm in downtown Fort Lauderdale in the lobbies of buildings 401, 301 and 201 E. Las Olas Blvd. See entry form for more info.

This is an open call to all artists. The theme and medium are open including but not limited to photography, painting, drawing, print making, paper art, fiber art, wood, clay, metal, glass, sculpture, fashion or mixed media. Works should not exceed 30 lbs

SUBMISSION:

All work(s) must be submitted as 300 dpi jpegs via online submission at:    https://www.bfabroward.org/programs/art-stroll/art-stroll-artist-entry-form/

Artists may submit up to two (2) different works for consideration that they personally have created.  Submit one (1) jpeg of each piece of artwork and Artist’s Entry Form. Please save/send your images/jpegs with Artist’s Name & Title.

One artwork will be chosen from the entries for the ART + STROLL poster to be sold at the event. The chosen artist will receive a $1,000 cash prize for the use of their artwork in the poster.

Deadline for art submission is September 17, by midnight.

ACCEPTANCE:Accepted artists will be notified in early October.  Accepted works may be used for marketing purposes.   The ART + STROLL committee has final decision on acceptance of work.  Selection will be based upon quality, originality, craftsmanship and artistic distinction.  Accepted artists will receive two (2) complimentary tickets to the event.  Accepted artists’ work will be featured online and pre-event advertising.  Artists will have the opportunity to showcase and sell their work to our attendees from the business community and several key sponsors.

COMMISSION/PRICING:
BFA will keep 25% commission of sold artwork. Add 25% to your artwork price when submitting your minimum sale price.
There is no fee to enter your work.  Artists are responsible for delivery of work to buyer, if sold.

Contact: Robyn Vegas, Director of Programs rvegas@bfabroward.org | 954.940.5344.