Have you ever wanted to enter your urban sketches into an art show? Here is your opportunity! Blick Art Materials of Lincoln Park has generously offered to host a Holiday Plein Air Art Fair and Holiday Showcase for the members of Urban Sketchers Chicago and the Plein Air Painters of Chicago.
First, submit your artwork for a chance to be featured in a special Holiday Showcase, running 11/19-12/13, with participation prizes for all artists submitting*.
On 11/21/15 from 12pm-5pm artists are invited to display prints and original artwork for sale to the public during the Plein Air Art Fair**. To apply, email (3) images or website, group affiliation, and contact info to firstname.lastname@example.org
A reception for all artists to follow from 5-7pm, including door prizes.Artwork must be submitted ready to hang, framed as necessary. Artwork must be at least
12”x12”, reproductions accepted. Urban Sketchers and Plein Air Painters create their work on location. All art submissions for showcase must have been created on location.
No studio work allowed. Limit (3) entries per person, as space allows. All pieces to be
shown must be received in-store no later than 11/15/15.
* Submissions accepted as space allows and at management discretion. Participation
prizes available while supplies last.
** As space allows. 10 total slots offered, distributed evenly between group affiliations.
First come, first served. Artists must provide all necessary display equipment and payment
options. Store cannot participate in artwork transactions. Artists need not be part of art
show to participate in art fair. See store management for full details.SEE FULL CALL FOR ART HERE:
Questions? Email Andrew Banks at Andrew@AndrewBanksIllustration.com
First time preparing for a show? Read Alex Zonis's TTT post "Showing Your Sketches at an Exhibition."