Exhibit Guidelines

Works will be accepted in numerous media including, but not limited to, painting, drawing, print-making, collage, mixed media, photography, mosaics, sculpture, fabric, and glass (stained and fused).


Eligibility: 

This exhibition is open to all artists over the age of 18. 

All entries must meet the following criteria:

  • Original work; no reproductions

  • created within the past three (3) years

  • has not been in a previous judged or juried exhibit at BCA

  • Artwork may not be removed before the end of the exhibit.

 


Entry Fee: $25 for up to 3 works

 

A completed entry form is required of all artists. Correct spelling and accuracy of all information is the responsibility of the artist. Missing or illegible information may result in entries not being accepted. In the case of conflicting information, the entry form will be considered to be correct.

 

Sale

Artist is responsible for providing correct pricing, entry lists, and identification labels. Bower Center will retain a 30% commission from the sales of the art for this exhibit. 

 

 

Delivery

Art shipped to BCA must be received at least (3) days before the start of the exhibit and include a UPS or FedEx prepaid return shipping label for returning purposes if the piece does not sell.
 Please do not use packing peanuts or shredded paper as packaging. Shipping containers must be sturdy and reusable for returning artwork to the artist. BCA will not be responsible for any damage incurred during transit. 

 

Upon delivery, all artwork must be labeled on a business-sized card on the front* and back of each entry of work. Include the following information: Artist name, phone number or email address, title of art work, medium, price.

When there is conflicting information, the entry form is considered to be correct.

 

Liability

Although care will be taken to protect all artwork, BCA cannot be responsible for any damage or loss. 

 

Use of Images in Exhibit

BCA has the right to use images of any art in this exhibit to promote the exhibition. Whenever possible, artist credit lines will be given. However, BCA is not responsible for an omission in any publication. 

 

To be considered to early publicity submit entries as electronic files to d.stone@bowercenter.org prior to the entry deadline. Enter the Exhibit name in the subject line and title file name as follows: Artist last name, first, title of art
 

Files should be JPG or TIF and 2400 pixels on the longest dimension.

Immigration_title in red.jpg

HOURS: Tuesday-Saturday, 11am-4pm

Gallery admission is always free.

305 N. Bridge St. Bedford, VA 24523

540-586-4235 ​​​​    Contact Us

  • Facebook Social Icon
  • Instagram
  • Amazon Social Icon