Competitions & Contests

2nd Annual Art of Speed Exhibition

Entry Dates 2023-04-11T23:59:00+00:00 - 2023-03-08T12:00:00+00:00 12 Days Left


2nd Annual Art of Speed Exhibition
Gallery Forty-Two is now accepting entries for the second annual The Art of Speed juried exhibition.   The Art of Speed seeks to showcase a wide range of outstanding works of art encompassing the spirit of auto racing and the month of May in Indianapolis, Indiana. 

Open to artists in all media. Each entry must be the original concept and work of the artist. Final determination of what constitutes eligible work or inappropriate subject matter will rest with the judge and/or Gallery Forty-Two.  Submission of an entry to this exhibit constitutes agreement by the entrant to all conditions set forth in this prospectus.
Size limit on 2D work is no larger than 4ft on any side. 3D WORK: All 3D work must be able to fit through a door frame and any display method that accompanies the work. Work on paper must be framed and under glass or Plexiglas. Only wire hanging system accepted. D Rings are acceptable. No sawtooth or single eye hooks. No wet pieces will be accepted. Gallery wrap canvas is accepted. Work submitted without compliance to guidelines will be rejected.

Each entry must be accompanied by an entry fee.  You can submit up to 3 pieces of work for one $30 submission fee.  All entry fees are non-refundable and must be paid via credit or with debit card prior to entering.

All artists are responsible for ensuring their subject matter does not include any copyright infringements. The artist waives Gallery Forty-Two of all legal responsibilities if an artist is challenged by another party for copyright infringement. By submitting your artwork you are confirming you have secured any required releases and are not in violation of any laws.
Artwork must be hand-delivered to Gallery Forty-Two, 42. E. Washington Street, Indianapolis, IN 46204 Work will be accepted April 24 & 25, noon-4pm. Or shipped to 225 E. 10th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 and received no later than April 24, 2023
VIEWING:The Art of Speed Exhibition is open for viewing Wednesdays-Fridays (11am-6pm) and by appointment throughout the month of May 2023. In addition, First Friday, May 5, 2023 from 6-10PM, and for the Artists Reception on Second Friday, May 12 from 6-10PM.
All artworks must be available for sale. Artists can determine their own pricing or ask for guidance. Artists receive 60% of the sale and the gallery retains 40%. Gallery commissions go toward marketing, advertising of the shows, and generally maintaining the gallery. Artists are responsible for including the sales tax amount in the price of their piece, and for paying tax for their own art sales.
All payments will go out within 15 days after the CLOSING date of the show.  Checks will be mailed to you. The price you list when you enter your artwork is also the price that will be listed on your artwork title card and the price used to calculate the commission due to the artist.
All artists agree that if their work is shown in the gallery the gallery may use images of their work for event marketing & promotion on our website and social media outlets.
Unsold artwork must be picked up on Wednesday, May 31, 2023, or Thursday, June 1, 2023, from noon-4pm.

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