Wednesday, May 23, 2007

All American X-Mas--Altered Esthetics Gallery

Deadline: October 15, 2007

All American X-Mas

Altered Esthetics Gallery
1224 quincy st ne
minneapolis mn 55413
(612) 378-8888

Buy buy buy, consume consume consume. Merry Chrisma-Hannu-Quanza… and BAH HUMBUG! Americans sure do have a unique way of ringing in the jolly, don’t they? Join us for our December exhibition, "All American X-Mas," as we view Artists' perspectives on the crazy holiday season.


* There is no fee for the submission of work.

* Accepted artists are responsible for their own postage and shipping to and from the gallery.

* All submissions must be received midnight on the day of the deadline to be considered.

* Entries can be submitted by mail or e-mail to the addresses listed above.

* Do not send originals - dvds, cds, photos, slides will not be returned.

* Entries must be related to the gallery theme. Unrelated works will not be considered.

* Suites of work, series, and sculptures will be considered. Please provide images/documents of all works .

* Accepted artists are asked to pay a $25 exhibition fee before displaying work. The exhibition fee goes towards covering the cost of printing, website services, distribution and other promotional costs of the show. No artist will be turned away due to lack of funds. Artists unable to contribute an exhibition fee can contact the gallery for exhibition fee waivers. Alternatives to fees include: helping with gallery set-up, use of alternative additional promotional means, trade of prints for gallery fees, etc.

* All unsold artwork must be retrieved within one month following the closing reception. Altered Esthetics makes a concerted attempt to aid the prompt pickup and retrieval of hosted artwork. However, particularly in the case of negligent or absent artists, Altered Esthetics cannot be held responsible for the security of abandoned work. Un-retrieved artwork will be moved, stored, or sold as needed.

* Show sales will be divided as such: 30% Gallery Compensation, 70% Artist Compensation

* Altered Esthetics reserves the right to use submitted work for promotional and display purposes. Artist credit by name will be given in every possible case.

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