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July 17-24

Arts Festival 2021 Members Show
July 17 - 24, 2021

 

Due to lingering concerns and restrictions re: COVID-19, South Shore Art Center has restructured our annual Arts Festival as a hybrid event again in 2021, combining online and onsite art exhibitions. We have also delayed festivities by one month to run the week of July 17-24, 2021. What does this mean?

 

We will host three Festival exhibitions - the Festival Juried Show, the Members' Show and the Young Artist Show -

all will be hosted online on the SSAC website.

 

We will reproduce images of the 40 award-winning works on large-scale (24 x 36 inch) weather-resistant banners which we will install throughout Cohasset's Town Common. We will have a series of in-person events in our courtyard and on the Town Common, including an Award Ceremony. In lieu of cash awards, prize winners will receive the banner featuring their work and prize honorific.

 

 

The Festival Members' Show will have its own page on SSAC's website which will be live July 17-24. Every SSAC member is invited to submit one work, and that work is guaranteed to be included on the webpage along with a PayPal button to inspire purchases. Members can choose to designate works NFS. Entry constitutes works will remain available for sale until the end date. Membership must be current through July 2021 to submit.

 

 

Entry DEADLINE: Monday, June 21. Only one entry per person. All work must be original, have been completed within the last three years, and have not been previously exhibited at South Shore Art Center (SSAC) or at the Arts Festival. Work that is copied or done under the guidance of an instructor is not eligible. Members may choose to list work as NFS (not for sale) but must list value.

 

CATEGORIES: Media categories are oil, acrylic, drawing and pastel, watercolor, printmaking, mixed media /3D, photography and digital media.

 

FEES: There is a nonrefundible $15 fee per entry (one submission per member).

 

JPEG SIZING: Image size for entry on Smarter Entry: Images should be at least 1280 pixels in the longest dimension at 72 ppi, file size not to exceed 2 MB.

 

SALES: The artist will receive 60% of the purchase price. Please indicate price at the time of submission. No POR (price on request) listings will be accepted. No pricing changes will be allowed after receipt of entries. As noted earlier, artists may choose to designate a work NFS.

 

SPECIFICATIONS: It is in your best interest to submit high quality images.

 

NOTIFICATION: Every SSAC member is invited to submit one work to the Members' Show. Your work is guaranteed to be accepted so there will be no formal notification of acceptance. Exhibition awards will be posted on SSAC's Competition page by end of day June 30.

DELIVERY / RETURN OF ACCEPTED ARTWORK:

If artwork is purchased, shipping to SSAC is the responsibility of the artist. Delivery instructions will accompany email notification of sale.

 

LIABILITY:
Submitting to this exhibition reflects an understanding that South Shore Art Center will insure work accepted to the extent of 60% of the artist’s stated value while the work is in the Art Center’s custody and control.

 

AGREEMENT
Submission to The Arts Festival Members' Show 2021 constitutes an agreement with all conditions of this show. South Shore Art Center reserves the right to photograph or use a submitted image for publicity purposes. South Shore Art Center reserves the right to reject any work not resembling the submitted entry or work that is not ready to be shown according to the aforementioned specifications.

 

PRIZES:

Members Grand Prize

Awards of Excellence (4)

Farbush COLOR Prize

Lis Koopman-Wyman Faculty Award

 

To Submit Works for the Members' Show:
Click here for Smarter Entry

 

 

To Submit Works for the Young Artists Show:
Click here to submit

 

 

 

 

Arts Festival 2021Juried Show
July 17 - 24, 2021

 

Due to lingering concerns and restrictions re: COVID-19, South Shore Art Center has restructured our annual Arts Festival as a hybrid event again in 2021, combining online and onsite art exhibitions. We have also delayed festivities by one month to run the week of July 17-24, 2021. What does this mean?

 

We will host three Festival exhibitions - the Festival Juried Show, the Members' Show and the Young Artist Show

all will be hosted online on the SSAC website.

 

We will reproduce images of the 40 award-winning works on large-scale (24 x 36 inch) weather-resistant banners which we will install throughout Cohasset's Town Common. We will have a series of in-person events in our courtyard and on the Town Common, including an Award Ceremony. In lieu of cash awards, prize winners will receive the banner featuring their work and prize honorific.

 

 

The Festival Juried Show will have its own page on SSAC's website which will be live July 17-24. Entry constitutes works will remain available for sale until the end date.

 

Entry DEADLINE: Monday, June 21. All work must be original, have been completed within the last three years, and have not been previously exhibited at South Shore Art Center (SSAC) or at the Arts Festival. Work that is copied or done under the guidance of an instructor is not eligible. Living artists only. All work in the Juried Exhibition must be for sale.

 

CATEGORIES: Media categories are oil, acrylic, drawing and pastel, watercolor, printmaking, mixed media /3D, photography and digital media.

 

FEES: There is a nonrefundible $15 fee per entry (no limit on number of submissions).

 

JPEG SIZING: Image size for entry on Smarter Entry: Images should be at least 1280 pixels in the longest dimension at 72 ppi, file size not to exceed 2 MB.

 

SALES: All WORKS MUST BE FOR SALE: The artist will receive 60% of the purchase price. Please indicate price at the time of submission. No POR (price on request) listings will be accepted. No pricing changes will be allowed after receipt of entries. Please submit only work that will be available for sale at the time of the exhibition and will be available through July 24.

 

SPECIFICATIONS: It is in your best interest to submit high quality images.

 

NOTIFICATION: Accepted works will be posted on SSAC's website by end of day, June 30.

DELIVERY / RETURN OF ACCEPTED ARTWORK:

If artwork is purchased, shipping to SSAC, is the responsibility of the artist. Delivery instructions will accompany email notification of sale.

 

LIABILITY:
Submitting to this exhibition reflects an understanding that South Shore Art Center will insure work accepted to the extent of 60% of the artist’s stated value while the work is in the Art Center’s custody and control.

 

AGREEMENT
Submission to The Arts Festival Juried Show 2021 constitutes an agreement with all conditions of this show. South Shore Art Center reserves the right to photograph or use a submitted image for publicity purposes. South Shore Art Center reserves the right to reject any work not resembling the submitted entry or work that is not ready to be shown according to the aforementioned specifications.

 

PRIZES: In lieu of cash prizes, winners will receive (24 x 36") weather-resistant banners featuring their work at the close of the exhibition

 

Best in Show

In each category, First Prize, Second Prize, Third Prize will be awarded.

 

To Submit Works for the Juried Show:
Click here for Smarter Entry



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