Calls for Art


Call for ART for 2017 schedule

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Submit your Art! BridgeMakerARTS is looking for Artists, Art collectives, and curators to submit proposals for our 2017 schedule.

In the last two years we have shown a tremendous amount of work – including paintings, sculpture, photography, installation, video, historical cultural retrospectives and more. We are excited about the future and are seeking emerging to professional artists for solo and group shows. Additionally we would love to hear from curators who have ideas for exhibitions.

We welcome proposals from the following genres: painting, photography, sculpture, film/video, installation and performance. Artists and curators may submit proposals for solo, two, or three person shows.

GALLERY SPECS: The gallery is 1265 sq. ft., the short ends of the gallery are glass with doors. Available wall space consists of two walls that are 10 ft. tall x 55 ft. long. The floor space is open and there are no obstructions like pillars or dividers, thus any floor layout can be accommodated. The lighting system is ceiling mounted and can be configured in a wide variety of layouts. Additionally there are skylights even placed on the ceiling allowing for a large amount of natural light. The floor is smooth cement.
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To propose an exhibition, please go to our Submit ART page and use the form provided. In the case of multi-artists shows information on all the artists should be included in the proposal.


Call For Art 2016 : Under $100 Holiday Exhibition

BridgeMakerARTS will be accepting art works for our: 2016 Holiday Exhibition Under $100. Start making your work now and be a part of this annual event!

Open to All Bay Area Artists!

Dates TBA

DETAILS:

• Open to all bay area artists

• Just drop the work off at BridgeMakerARTS on any of the following days:  TBA

• Our address:
BridgeMakerARTS
23 Maine
Richmond, CA. 94804

• Artists are welcome to bring up to three pieces (no larger than 20” x 20”). If your work is three dimensional, please submit up to three pieces, but be certain to work within these parameters.

• If you submit work that requires a pedestal please provide your own support structure.

• Artwork can be any media including, but not limited to painting, sculpture, glass-work, ceramics, drawing, and assemblage.

• Artists must identify their work with a label attached to the front of the art with the following information to be used for wall labels and promotion:
Name, Title of the art piece, Medium, and Retail Price.

• All wall mounted work must be wired and ready to hang, matted and framed, or edges gallery wrapped and finished. No special installation requirements and no ceiling mounted works are eligible.

• You will need to fill out an inventory sheet with the same information as above, and a signed contract when you deliver your work.

•  BridgeMakerARTS does not provide art insurance on your work.  The Gallery will take every precaution to ensure the safety of your pieces, however, we cannot be held responsible for theft or damage to your work while on the gallery premises.

• BridgeMakerARTS will keep a 30% commission of the retail price on any sale of artwork, but the artist may elect to donate more of the sale in support of the Gallery.

•Art Pick Up on the last day of the show which is Sunday, January 3rd. 11:00am – 3:00pm

Thank you, and we look forward to having you be a part of this Holiday Show!