Thursday, October 22, 2009

Number 8 Community Arts Centre Art and Craft Exhibitions

Deadline: Ongoing

Number 8
Community Arts Centre

Art and Craft Exhibitions
Pershore, Worcestershire

It is the aim of the gallery to promote high quality semi-professional and professional visual art work from within and beyond the county of Worcestershire. It also aims to provide the local amateur visual arts community with an opportunity to exhibit some of their work.

Number 8 programme art exhibitions every three weeks and craft exhibitions every six weeks.

We are calling for submissions from designer/craft makers who would like to exhibit their work in our Designer Craft Cabinets from January 2010 onwards.

Submission Information Sheet (truncated)

The exhibition space consists of 4 display cabinets in the new balcony and foyer area:
- 2 x 99cm (w) x 184cm (h) x 55cm (d)
- 2 x 100cm (w) x 100cm (h) x 23cm (d)

We will also be working with Pershore Heritage Centre at different times throughout the year to share their vast collection of historical artifacts with more residents and visitors to Pershore.

• 5 (minimum) – 10 (maximum) items that will feature in your proposed exhibition or are reflective of your work as a whole in either of the following formats: Photos, Postcards or Digital Pictures on a CD Rom

• An artist history or CV detailing your contact details, interests, hobbies, training, past exhibitions, etc.

• A Cover Letter

Timescales & Finance
The artist will pay a £60 for using the exhibition cabinets for a six week exhibition. Any sales will be subject to a 20% commission plus VAT.

Marketing & Sales
Number 8 will market the exhibition through its seasonal brochure and website.

Number 8 will handle all sales and the artist will receive any payments due within 7 days of the end of the exhibition (minus the commission charges).

Download: Submission Information Sheet

For further information relating to exhibitions at Number 8 please contact the Programme Manager on

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Number 8
Community Arts Centre
8 High Street
Pershore, Worcestershire WR10 1BG