Monday, February 03, 2014

Art Fair on the Square 2014

Two Deadlines: (ONLINE)

March 1, 2014 [early]
March 12, 2014 [late]

Art Fair on the Square 2014
Madison Museum of Contemporary Art (MMoCA
Madison, WI
July 12 - 13, 2014

MMoCA presents the 56th annual Art Fair on the Square. With its mix of music, entertainment, and outdoor dining, as well as more than 450 artists exhibiting paintings, prints, photographs, sculpture, jewelry, handmade clothing and accessories, and fine craft, the fair is expected to draw nearly 200,000 visitors to Madison's Capitol Square.

RULES (truncated)
• Art Fair on the Square is open to all artists 18 years of age or older.
• All exhibited work must be original in concept and must have been created by the accepted applicant. No work made with commercial kits, molds, patterns, plans, stencils, or prefabricated forms may be exhibited. No buy/sell. Offset reproductions of original art may be sold, but must not comprise more than 20% of exhibited work or occupy more than 20% of a booth space.
• Each exhibitor's work may be screened by Art Fair jurors during Art Fair on the Square. Artists whose work does not comply with the rules, or differs from the images submitted, will be asked to leave. The judgment of the jury will be final, and no refunds will be given.
• Artists must be present to exhibit and manage their displays during Art Fair. Artists are limited to the booth space(s) they were assigned; booth spaces are non-transferable. Any artist who has not been juried into Art Fair, or has not paid the jury and booth fees, will not be allowed to exhibit.
• All sales will be conducted between the artist and the purchaser. Participating artists must obtain a State of Wisconsin seller's permit prior to Art Fair and must collect and pay Wisconsin sales tax on all sales made during the fair. Accepted artists will not be permitted to exhibit until this permit number has been recorded.

• Digital Art
• Ceramics
• Fiber/Leather
• Furniture
• Glass
• Jewelry
• Metal-Works
• Mixed Media 2-D
• Painting
• Photography
• Printmaking, Graphics, and Drawing
• Sculpture and 3-D Mixed Media
• Wood

PLEASE NOTE: You must submit a separate application, set of images, and jury fee for each category. You may only exhibit work in those categories for which you are invited. For example, if you apply in Painting and Ceramics, but are only invited to exhibit in Painting, you may not show ceramics at your booth.

Jury Fee: $35
Late Jury Fee: $45

Single Booth Fee: $495
Upon invitation, the deadline for booth payment is April 4, 2014. Please do not send a booth fee payment until you have been invited to the show.

Double Booth Fee: $1050
Double booths are available on a first paid, first served basis. Quantity is limited.

Commission: None

Cancellation Fee: $50
Artists must provide written notice of cancellation by 11:59 PM central standard time on Friday May 2, 2014, to receive a booth fee refund minus a $50 cancellation processing fee. Artists canceling after May 2, 2014 will not receive a refund. No exceptions will be made.

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Online Application via ZAPP