Wilmington Art Association in Wilmington, NC, is Calling for Artists for Its “34th Annual Juried Spring Art Show and Sale” – Poster Art Contest – Deadline Nov. 28, 2015


The 2016 Spring Show Committee of the Wilmington Art Association in Wilmington, NC, announces the Poster Art Contest for the “34th Annual Juried Art Show & Sale” (Show). The winning artwork will be featured on:  a framed poster to be auctioned off at the Show; posters available for sale at the Show; smaller posters, cards, and invitations; and other publicity material for the Show.

Entry requirements:
Current membership (2015) in the WAA
Artwork in any 2-D media and on any non-offensive subject
*New Submission Option High quality resolution images of 3-D work.
One piece of artwork per artist

Submission requirements:
Entry must be e-mailed to (bcarter.art@outlook.com).  Your entry should include artwork in .jpg format as well as artist’s name, address, phone number and e-mail address.
Signature on the artwork must be blocked.
Submittal of entries opens Oct. 1, 2015
Deadline to receive entries is 8pm Eastern Standard Time, Saturday, Nov. 28, 2015.

The Show committee will select the winning artwork on Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2015. The winner will be contacted immediately and announced on Thursday, Dec. 10, 2015 at the WAA Holiday Banquet.

Selected Artwork:
The selected artwork may not be entered into the Show.  The artwork will be displayed at the Show and may be offered for sale; however, it is not required to be for sale.  If the artwork is sold either prior to or during the Show, the standard 30% commission will be due WAA.  A framed poster will be on display and auctioned off at the Show with proceeds to benefit WAA. The artist will be asked to sign posters during the Show reception on Thursday, Apr. 7, 2016. All proceeds from poster sales will benefit WAA.

Information is available on the Wilmington Art Association webpage at (Wilmington-art.org).


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