Monday, September 17, 2007

Alleghany Craft Network (ACN) Exhibition

Deadline: May 15, 2008

Alleghany Craft Network (ACN) Exhibition
Artisans Center of Virginia (ACV) Gallery
July 17, 2008 through September 4, 2008
Opening Reception: July 19, 2008 from 2-4pm

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A special exhibition concerning the Alleghany Craft Network (ACN) is open to only those artisans located in Alleghany, Augusta, Bath, Botetourt, Craig, Highland, Roanoke, Rockbridge and Rockingham county regions.

The Exhibition will be held in the recently refurbished 3,500 square foot gallery

Restrictions apply: The grant focus is on the rural areas of nine counties. Entries will not be accepted from artisans residing within the city limits of Harrisonburg, Roanoke or Salem.

Submissions must be original in design and should be recent work completed in the last 2 years. “Heritage Craft or Reproductions” will be considered if information can be provided as to source and inspiration. Examples: traditional or ethnic quilt patterns, furniture designs, etc.

Up to three submissions will be accepted. Slides & Digital Images accepted.

Awards: Three $100 awards will be presented for Superior Craftsmanship

Jurors: Michael Dowell Executive Director - Artisans Center of Virginia
Elizabeth Moss Director of Programs and Exhibitions - Artisans Center of Virginia

Entry rules: All entries must be “show ready” and complete. The sales commission rate is 60% artist-40% gallery. All work should be for sale and is insured while on the premises for 60% of the retail price.

For complete details and the application download the Prospectus/application

Liz Moss