June 30 – August 7, 2020
SUBMISSIONS OPEN: April 1 – May 15, 2020
The Florence Regional Arts Alliance is pleased to partner with University Place Art Gallery in downtown Florence for Small Works 2020. University Place Gallery is a visual art gallery on the first floor of the newly renovated Rainwater Building. The University Place Gallery is an extension of Francis Marion University and is located at 142 N. Dargan Street, Florence, SC. (https://www.fmarion.edu/universityplace/)
RULES: All entries must be submitted at http://www.florenceartsalliance.org. Up to four entries may be submitted. 2-D maximum size restrictions are 12” x 12”, excluding framing. 3-D maximum size restrictions are 12” x 12” x 12”.
ENTRY FEE: Non-refundable entry fee: $15 per entry payable to the Florence Regional Arts Alliance.
AWARDS: Three cash prizes will be awarded: First Place $500, Second Place $250, Third Pace $100 and Honorable Mention.
JUROR INFO: (TBA)
NOTIFICATION: Accepted Entries will be posted on the Florence Regional Arts Alliance’s website by 5pm on June 1st.
ELIGIBILITY: All artists 18 and older living in South or North Carolina may submit work for this show. Only original work, not previously shown with the Florence Regional Arts Alliance within the last two years are eligible. 2-D and 3-D works may be in any medium including photography. All works must be professionally framed and if subject to damage, framed under Plexiglas or glass. No clip mounting. If works are not framed properly or exceed size requirements or are significantly different from the digital image, they will be withdrawn.
SALE OF WORK: All works must be for sale. A 30% commission on all sales of exhibited work is retained.
SUBMISSION GUIDELINES: Artwork maybe submitted April 1st to midnight May 15th through the Florence Regional Arts Alliance’s webpage http://www.florenceartsalliance.org/smallworks/
Accepted works must be delivered to University Place Gallery located at 142 North Dargan Street in Florence, beginning June 9th and deadline June 13th at 3pm.
Drop off times are Tuesday – Friday: 10am – 6pm, Saturday: 10am – 1pm.
The following identification information should be included on the back/bottom of any accepted works prior to delivery. (Title of the piece, artist name, street address including city, state and zip code, phone number and price of the work)
ACCEPTED WORKS MAY BE SHIPPED TO:
University Place Gallery
142 North Dargan Street
Florence, SC 29506
By June 16th at 5pm
A return prepaid postage label must be included.
April 1: Submissions Open
May 15: Submissions Close at 12 mid-night
June 1: Notification of accepted works
June 9 – 13: Delivery of accepted works (during drop off hours)
June 29: Opening Reception
August 7: Awards Reception 6pm – 9pm / Show Closes
August 7: Pickup of Accepted work (after show closes 9pm)
FLORENCE REGIONAL ARTS ALLIANCE
University Place Gallery