Call for Entries – The RI Center for Photographic Arts Member’s Holiday Show & Sale
Entry Deadline: 11/1/18
The Second Annual Holiday Members Exhibition: Open Exhibition and Holiday sale open to members at every level. Entry is Free for Exhibiting Members and above, $20 for Community Members, membership is required. See the entry fee payment section below. Memberships may be purchased at the time of entry on our website at https://www.riphotocenter.org/membership-info/
Photography: in any style, process or subject
Maximum: 2 pieces per member
Exhibition: Thursday, November 15th, 2018, thru Friday, December 14th, 2018
Registration Deadline: November 1st, 2018
Reception and Awards: November 15th 5:00 – 9:00 p.m.
Download the entry form, Loan Agreement November 2018 Members Holiday Entry Fill out the form and email to Gallery@RIPhotoCenter.org with jpegs of your entries by November 1st. Everyone will have at least one photograph included in this Holiday Member’s showcase.
The Rhode Island Center for Photographic Arts, RICPA 118 N. Main St. Providence, RI Located in the heart of Providence, RICPA was founded to inspire creative development and provide opportunities to engage with the community through exhibitions, education, publication, and mutual support. RICPA exists to create a diverse and supportive community for individuals interested in learning or working in the Photographic Arts. We strive to provide an environment conducive to the free exchange of ideas in an open and cooperative space. Members should share a passion for creating, appreciating, or learning about all forms of photo-based media. We work to provide a platform for artistic expression, that fosters dialogue and drives innovation in the photographic arts.
The Gallery at the Rhode Island Center for Photographic Arts is a member of Gallery Night Providence
Eligibility: Members of all levels who are at least 18 years or older are invited to enter.
Artwork: Open to all forms of photographic image-making in any process or technology, current or historical. Work must be your original creation. All work must be exhibition ready, no saw-tooth hangers, please. Work that does not follow the guidelines, or is deemed not to be a faithful representation of the image submitted, will not be exhibited.
Community and Student Members, please pay the entry fee below to complete your submission.
Submission indicates your acknowledgment of the terms and conditions of the exhibition.
Print Service: Save on shipping fees and take advantage of our professional print service complete with frame rental for the duration of the exhibition. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information, available for accepted entries for $40 Want to become a RICPA Member? Membership brings many benefits and discounts, for more information and to find the membership level that fits you, visit our website at https://www.riphotocenter.org/membership-info/
Size Limit: Maximum size 48” including the frame. Artists may have multiple pieces (diptych, triptych etc.) to make up one work.
In-Person Delivery of Accepted Work: In-person deliveries will be accepted November 10th, noon till 5:30 or by appointment. The RICPA Gallery is located on the 2nd Floor at 118 North Main Street Providence, RI 02903
Shipment of Accepted Work: Shipped deliveries should be scheduled to arrive by November 12th Shipped work must be accompanied by a prepaid, return label. Please make sure that you label your work on the back with your name or name on the shipping label if different. Here is a robust label idea.
Return of Work: For artists who delivered their work in-person pickup will be on December 15th, noon till 5:30 or by appointment. Shipped art will be returned in the packaging in which it was sent using the provided prepaid return shipping label. The artist is solely responsible for any charges that may arise from inadequate packaging, or redirected shipments.
Sales & Commissions: The Rhode Island Center for Photographic Arts retains a 20% commission on works sold for current members.
Liability – Legal Agreement & Participant’s Waiver: Submission of work automatically waives any claim for damage or loss against RI Center for Photographic Arts, including the officers, members, and employees. RICPA will exercise all reasonable care in handling entries, but will not assume any liability for loss or damage while in RICPA’s possession or in transit. Work should be independently insured by the artist.
Usage Rights: The artist retains all copyright to the images submitted. By submitting images you are giving RICPA the right to use the images for the purpose of marketing the exhibition and for reproduction online. Artists grant the use of their image(s) as stated without further contact or compensation from RICPA. Artist’s recognition is provided with any use. Submitting artists will be added to RICPA’s email subscriber list. They may opt out using a link on each email at any time. RICPA reserves the right to adjust any deadline(s) as the result of causes beyond its immediate control. Payment of the submission fee indicates acknowledgment of all terms and conditions.
Questions: Contact email@example.com To learn about other RICPA exhibits and programs, visit https://www.riphotocenter.org/.