Call for Entries: 125 Show 2018 – extended deadline May 31

EXTENDED DEADLINE  
THURSDAY, MAY 31 ! 

Call for Entries
Plano Art Association
125 Show 2018
Exhibited this year at the
the Eisemann Center.

Online entry deadline is
midnight, May 31, 2018.

The 125 Show 2018 is open to all artists living
in a community within 125 miles of Plano.
Judges will select the top 60 works for the show in the
Eisemann Center located at 2351 Performance Dr.
Richardson, TX 75082
First, second, and third monetary prizes will be awarded
in each of 3 categories (2D, 3D, and prints/photography)
as well as a Best of Show award.
A special Peoples’ Choice Award will be presented,
along with Certificates of Merit to three finalists
in each art genre category.
Non-PAA members may enter up to 3 works at $35 per work.

A 25% discount is available to
Plano Art Association members by
entering this discount coupon code on each item
(up to 3) when you apply through CaFE:

PAA2018

 


Here are all the details:
Categories for Acceptance and Awards
* 2-D Artwork (Two-Dimensional Artworks)
* 3-D Artworks (Three-Dimensional Artworks)

* Printmaking/Photography (Traditional & Digital)

Awards

The 2-D, 3-D, and Printmaking/Photography categories will each be awarded first ($500), second ($300), and third place ($150) awards and certificates.  Best of Show will receive $1,000 and a certificate. A special Peoples’ Choice Award will also be presented, along with Certificates of Merit to three finalists in each art genre category.

Exhibit Dates
The show runs from Wednesday, June 20, 2018 through Friday, July 30, 2018,Reception and Awards Presentation is on Friday, July 13, 2018
(7:00 – 9:00 p.m.) at Eisemann Center, 2351 Performance Dr. Richardson, TX 75082

Key Schedule Dates
* Online submission Deadline – MAY 31, 2018 (11:59 p.m. MDT)
* Notification of Acceptance or Non-acceptance into Show – Friday
June 8, 2018
* Delivery of Artworks to the Eisemann Center – MONDAY, JUNE 18,
2018 (2:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.)  Please contact PAA at
info@planoartassociation.org
if you must make a different
arrangement.

      Delivery address is Eisemann Center,
      2351 Performance Dr, Richardson, TX 75082
(The Mezzanine Gallery)

* Show Opens – Wednesday, June 20, 2018

* Reception & Awards Presentation – Friday, July 13, 2018
(7:00 p.m. – 9 p.m.) at Eisemann Center, 2351 Performance Dr,
Richardson, TX 75082.

* Show Closes – Monday, July 30, 2018

* Art Pick-up – Monday, July 30, 2017 (2:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.) – Pick-
up address is Eisemann Center, 2351 Performance Dr, Richardson,
TX 75082. You must pick up your artwork during this period. If you
are personally not able to pick it up, please make arrangements for
someone else to pick it up. The Eisemann Center has no facilities to
store your work.
* The Plano Art Association does not provide shipping or cover any
shipping expenses.
Entry Requirements

For Non-PAA members the entry fee is $35, which includes your first entry. There is a fee of $35 for each additional work you enter up to 2 more entries (making a total of up to 3 entries).

For PAA members the entry fee is discounted 25% with a coupon code, which covers entry fee and the first work you enter. The same 25% discounted rate is available to PAA members via the coupon code for second and third work you enter. The member coupon discount code is

PAA2018

Remember you must enter this coupon code for each entry you submit. Here’s steps to use the coupon code discount:

* Review application – make sure all entries are correct
* Go to Checkout page
* Select orange check box next to the name of call to which you are
applying

* The page will then show a box for the coupon code

* Enter coupon code into the coupon box (PAA2018)

* The discounted total should show lower on the page

* Choose a payment option
* Proceed to Check out
Application is open to all artists living in a community within a
125-mile radius of Plano, Texas.
Artwork Requirements

Three Categories

* 2-D Artwork (Two-Dimensional Artworks)
* 3-D Artworks (Three-Dimensional Artworks)

* Printmaking/Photography (Traditional & Digital)

Sizes

Maximum 3D dimension must be able to fit through the standard doorways; 2D frame size can be maximum of 36.” (Please contact PAA at info@planoartassociation.org if you have an exception to discuss.)

Hanging
All wall-hanging works must be wired with screw eyes or D-rings, ready to  hang. WARNING: The gallery is unable to accept or hang works not so equipped such as with saw tooth hangers. Each piece must be labeled with the name of the artist and title of the work.
Miscellaneous

      * Submitted artwork must be original and not entered in a

   previous 125 Show.
* Works must not be copies of another artist’s work (including

photographs).

* PAA reserves the right to reject any work not meeting eligibility

requirements or deemed inappropriate to hang in the gallery,
even after the image has been accepted by jurors and delivered
to the gallery.

Sales

If your exhibited work is available for sale, identify the price. For insurance purposes, identify the value of your exhibited work whether it is for sale or not. All sales from this show will be handled through the Plano Art Association. A commission of 30% will be retained by the Plano Art Association. Artist will need to make arrangements to ship works that are sold.

Jurors
Three noted art professionals will be judging the show. Their names and credentials will be published shortly.
If you need assistance, please provide a phone number and we will get back to you.

Submitted by PLANO ART ASSOCIATION. Email: info@planoartassociation.org

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