5) ENTRY FEE
The entry fee is $50 for VAA members - for up to 4 entries.
If you'd like to become a VAA member, click HERE.
Artwork may be created from any media, in both 2-D and 3-D with the exception of video works. Work must not have been previously included in a VAA exhibit. A diptych or triptych is considered a single work. 2-D works must be suitably framed or edge-finished and may not be larger than 88" (including frame). All works over 60" must be installed and deinstalled by artist. Drywall anchor bolts is not allowed. Only conventional picture hanging hooks will be allowed. Works must be framed and appropriately wired. Complete exhibition requirements and guidelines are available HERE.
7) SUBMISSION GUIDELINES
Titles and prices must be included on your entry form and cannot be changed after submission.
READ CLOSELY: Image filenames should be "Last Name, Entry #1, title.jpg", Last Name, Entry #2, title.jpg", etc.
Failure to name files in this way will result in disqualification without a refund.
For example, Bill Jones' first entry entitled Starry Night would look like the following (commas and all): Jones, Entry #1, Starry Night.jpg
Notifications are done by phone call followed by email. Make sure the phone number and email address you enter are correct and messages from Exhibitions@VisualArtsAlliance.org do not go into your spam/junk box.
8) DELIVERY OF ACCEPTED WORKS
Hand deliver works to Spring Street Studios (1824 Spring Street , Houston, TX 77007) on Sunday, October 29 from 9-10am. Works not delivered by 10am will not be included. All works must remain on view until the close of the exhibit - no exceptions. VAA reserves the right to reject any work that is misrepresented or unsuitably framed, wired, etc. Works requiring special hanging or installation must be done by the artist.
9) PICK-UP OF ACCEPTED WORKS
Artists must pick up their work on Sunday, December 3 from 10am - 11pm. Work not claimed at that time will be discarded.
VAA does not require a commission on sales of this exhibition. Sales are handled directly by the artist.
This juried exhibition is open to VAA members aged 18 and over.
EVERY PRECAUTION WILL BE TAKEN IN HANDLING ARTWORK, HOWEVER, NEITHER VAA NOR SPRING STREET STUDIOS WILL ASSUME ANY RESPONSIBILITY FOR DAMAGE, LOSS OR THEFT DURING THE EXHIBITION, OR AS A RESULT OF SHIPMENT. VAA reserves the right to photograph work or use submitted images for publicity purposes. Entering this competition will constitute agreement with all conditions set forth within this prospectus. VAA is a 501(c)3, non-profit organization.
Please direct questions to VAA Exhibition Committee at Exhibitions@VisualArtsAlliance.org.