Competitions & Contests

UU Art Fair & Bazaar 2019

Entry Dates 2019-09-06T23:59:00 - 2019-07-11T00:00:00 51 Days Left

Description

We invite you to apply to this juried art fair at the 61st Unitarian Universalist Art Fair and Bazaar!

30 artisans will be invited to participate
Media considered include: Glass, Ceramics, Jewelry, Textiles, Wood, Painting, Photography and Mixed
$10 to apply and $90 for a booth
Applicants will be notified of the jurors' decision by October 4th

Acceptance is needed by October 11th, which includes payment of the $90 booth fee

Application:

Each application shall include 3 photographs of original work by the artisan.

Choose only 1 media for your application
Pick your best works for your photographs
Size of at least 540 x 540 pixels and no larger than 4800 x 4800

A minimum of 1920 x 1920 is recommended
Each photo will be resized to 100 and 1920 within Artcall for use by judges
Formats include: JPEG, PNG and PDF.

Include a title for each photograph

All works must be original, made by the artisan
Submissions will be judged on:

quality of composition
originality and creativity
overall impression of the art work as a whole

Jurors will only see the Title, Category/Media and photographs for each submission.

Jurors will not know the artist's name during the judging
Artists will not know the jurors' names during the judging

Accepted and wait listed applications

Artisans will be notified by October 4th of the jury's decision
The decision of the jury is final
Accepted artisans must send in their $90 booth fee by October 11th

If an accepted artisan declines to participate, offers will be made to those on the wait list

Booths will be determined based on the accepted artists

each media type will be spread out in different areas
you may request a specific booth in your application, see the booth map

Application material may be used for publicity of the UU Art Fair & Bazaar

You may optionally include artisan's picture, biography and website/social media sites

Art Show:

At Unitarian Universalist Church of Bloomington, 2120 Fee Ln on Dec 6-7

Includes Bazaar with Gourmet Galaxy, Cookie Walk, White Elephant Sale, Used Books, and UU groups

Setup from 4 - 9pm on Thursday Dec 5

Booth includes 1 electrical plugin and a chair
Each artist is responsible for booth walls, tables, displays, lighting and so on
Free wifi in the building.  Should work for credit card transactions.

There will be booth sitters for lunch and other breaks
Free lunch and coffee, 1 per booth each day
Soft background music during the show 

User Entry Process Tutorial

This video gives an overview of how to create a submission in Artcall.

For help, send email to artfair@uubloomington.org