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Artists' Breakfast Group
Sunday, January 20, 2013
Exhibit Opportunities at the Cornelia Arts Buildiung
Guest Artists at the Cornelia Arts Building 3/22 & 5/10 Open Studios
The Cornlei Arts Building - Where Art Works
The Cornelia Arts Building allows two premium guest artists to show and sell artwork during the 2013 March 22 and May 10 Open Studio Events.
FINE ART artists can apply for one of two Juried locations at either or both of ourFriday Night Open Studio Events on March 22 and May 1.
Building's Open studio events regularly receive from 350 - 750 visitors. The spring open houses wlll feature open studios of many or the 40+ resident artists in the building, and as live music on our front porch, as well as a food truck outside.
We offer two premium hall-way spaces where artists can present work and sell directly to the public.
The Front Lobby Space, includes a 12' wall as you come in, and two walls forming an L - 6'8" wide and 8' wide, all in the newly refurbished front lobby. This space is $165 for the night. Artists handle and keep 100% of all their sales.
The Mid Lobby Space includes a 14' wall in a center location on the ground floor., plus a 7' wall facing it.Space is $125 for the night. Artists handle and keep 100% of all their sales.
PROMOTION AND MARKETING:
Both shows are heavily promoted through on-line sources and through the building's and resident artist's extensive lists.
The Building is a paid advertising lister in both the Print and On-Line versions of theChicago Gallery News .
Selected Artists names will be listed on most on-line listings, including the ArtSlant on-line Slideshow listing.
Selected Artists can receive Postcards and Posters which advertise show dates to help promote; postcards have space to add your own information for your patrons.
Artists are juried based on the quality of their work, and the match to the building's other resident artists in pricing and professionalism.
If interested, please indicate which space(s) you would like to be considered for in an email to JasonMessingerArt@gmail.com
Please include a link from your web site of the art work you'd like to show, (with price ranges) and put "GUEST ARTIST JURY" in Subject line of message.