Call For Entry: UNDER $500
MAP’s Second Annual Affordable Art Sale
Application Deadline: November 24, 2014 @ 5PM
CALL FOR ENTRY: Maryland Art Place (MAP) is seeking artists for “UNDER $500,” MAP’s annual affordable art sale. Scheduled for Friday, December 12 and Saturday, December 13, 2014. The exhibition will include 1-3 works by each artist with each individual piece retailing for $500 or less. WHAT IS UNDER $500?
UNDER $500 was established to promote & support, working, emerging and mid-career artists. UNDER $500 will feature artists from around the region with works listed at a retail price point of five hundred dollars or less. UNDER $500 is a first-come, first-served opportunity to purchase affordable, original works of art just before the holidays.
UNDER $500 is a great opportunity to get your work noticed and purchased by area buyers & collectors just in time for the holidays! Participating artists will receive one free ticket to the opening event on Friday, December 12. Selected artists will be issued an UNDER $500 Profile Form in an effort to simultaneously promote the artwork and artist during the event. There is a $10 dollar application fee for non-MAP Members to submit. This fee can be paid on here Click&Pledge.
*Proceeds from the sale of artwork will be split equally between artist and MAP. Proceeds directly benefit MAP’s, helping to maintain MAP’s free & open to the public policy in addition to upcoming annual programs and exhibitions such as Young Blood – a recent Masters of Fine Art graduate exhibition, Curators’ Incubator – a mentorship program for aspiring curators, our annual Speaker Series, IMPACT – MAP’s new public art initiative and IMPRINT, MAP’s annual artwork replication project.
Week of November 4, 2014 –Call For Entry
November 24, 2014 – Call for Entry Deadline
December 3, 2014- Artists Notified of Selection
December 8, 2014 10am-5pm – Artwork Drop Off