NOVADO GALLERY Announces First Annual International Juried Art Exhibition: "Artfirst"
Novado Gallery, LLC
Jersey City, NJ
Call for Entry/Open Call
All Visual Arts
Call for Art: "Artfirst" focus is on the quality, maturity of vision, and freshness of the artwork, regardless of the artist's religion, gender, sexual orientation, politics, education, exhibition history, economic status, or country. Exhibition runs September 13 - November 2, 2019. Submission deadline is August 8, 2019.
NOVADO GALLERY is Hudson County's largest contemporary retail art gallery located across from Manhattan. Artists across the globe are invited to submit up to 3 works for possible inclusion in the juried show: "Artfirst".
Two artists will be selected for an exhibition in 2020.
Jurors: Anne Novado and Eleazar Sanchez
Application Instructions / Public Contact Information
Full prospectus with Payapal payment information available at: www.novadogallery.com
Eligibility for "Artfirst" at NOVADO GALLERY:
*All artists 21 years or older may submit works for this show. Artists must have an active email account.
*Only original works of art not shown previously at the Novado Gallery and created within the last three years are eligible. Email up to 3 total submissions via jpg or PDF, and up to 3 detail shots per work.
* Email high res jpgs (1.5MB to 5MB) or PDF files to email@example.com. Label attached files:
Last Name_First Name_(Entry #)_Title_.(jpg or PDF)
*Works in the following categories may be submitted: painting, drawing, mixed, collage, sculpture, photography, fibers and print making.
*All accepted works to be hung must be ready to install with included D-Rings, picture wire, cleat, or Wallbuddies, or to be hung from canvas stretcher bars or cradled wood back supports (no screw eyes). If works are subject to damage, they must be framed under Plexiglas or glass with acid-free materials (no cardboard backing). No glass clip mounting will be accepted. Three-dimensional work must sit solidly on a flat surface or be properly mounted for hanging. If works are not adequately prepared for display, are dusty or dirty, or have insects in the framing, they will be withdrawn from the exhibition.
*Accepted shipped works must include return shipping, return address label, and artists are responsible for insuring works in transit both ways. Use of styrofoam peanuts in packing is strictly prohibited in shipped and delivered works and will not be accepted. See shipping address on prospectus on NOVADO GALLERY'S website.
*Size restrictions for 2D work up to 48" in height and 40" width including frame. Sculpture up to 48"h x 36"w & depth. Weight restriction on all art up to 35 lbs.
*Selected artists will need to supply an artist statement and their CV.
*Accepted works must be for sale. Novado Gallery commission rate is 50% of full retail. Payment is Net 30 from close of exhibition for commissions on sold work.
*Novado Gallery allows clients the option on art purchases through the global financier, Artmoney. Novado Gallery bears half of cost the 10% financing fee with the other half off of the artists commission on works sold using Artmoney.
*Price of works must be consistent with the artist's other venues. We will convert price to USD if you are unsure of the current exchange rate.
*Submissions must include application fee of $35 in order to be reviewed. Payment also accepted by emailing credit card number, expiration date, security code, name on the account and billing address.