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Entry forms are under the Participate/Register header

ELIGIBILITY

Entrants from the following counties are eligible to participate in the exhibition:

  • Defiance
  • Erie
  • Fulton
  • Hancock
  • Henry
  • Lucas
  • Ottawa
  • Paulding
  • Sandusky
  • Seneca
  • Williams
  • Wood

 

ENTRY FEES

  • 16 - 18 years of age: $15.00 / 19 years of age and older $30.00 
  • Volunteer and reduce your entry fee! Entry fee is non-refundable. Pay by credit card online or make checks payable to BGSU Galleries. 


VOLUNTEERING DISCOUNTS

Volunteer for... 

  • 3 hours and reduce your entry fee by $5 
  • 6 hours and reduce your entry fee by $10 


SIZE/REQUIREMENTS

You may submit up to three original pieces that were completed in the past two years. All work that meets show rules will be exhibited. Artists of all skill levels and experience are encouraged to participate!

Accepted media include: 

  • ceramics
  • design
  • drawing
  • digital imaging
  • fibers
  • glass
  • jewelry
  • painting
  • printmaking
  • photography
  • sculpture
  • mixed media

No installations, time-based productions, kits, or commercial work will be accepted. Each piece may not exceed five feet in length or width, six feet in height or weigh more than 150 pounds. Works on paper must be framed under glass or acrylic. Wood frames must have inside mounted screw eyes with sturdy wire securely attached. Metal frames must have wire attached to hangers on each side of the back of the frame. Tape must be placed around the ends of the wire. No saw-tooth hangers or single loops at the top of the frame. 


DROP OFF

Artwork must be checked in on Saturday, July 8th between 11:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. Payment may be made at this time. Register on line by July 1 and you will save time in line!


SALES

A 30% commission will be deducted from the stated sales price of any work sold during the exhibition. Sold pieces will be released to the buyer following the close of the exhibition. Work may not be removed prior to the closing of the show.


PICK UP

Artwork must be picked up on Sunday, July 30th, between 1:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m. All artwork left after pickup time will be charged a storage fee of $5 per day; to pick up a piece, the artist will need to pay the storage fee. Unclaimed work becomes property of BGSU on August 18, 2017.

2017 CALENDAR

ONLINE ENTRY                May 20th - July 1st
DROP OFF                       Saturday, July 8th, 11 - 3 p.m.
JUROR’S TALK                 Friday July 14, 7:00 p.m.
OPENING RECEPTION     Friday, July 14, 7:30 - 9 p.m.
SHOW                              July 15 - 30, 2017
GALLERY HOURS            Thursday, 6 - 8 p.m.
                                        Friday - Sunday, 1 - 4 p.m.
PICK UP                           Sunday, July 30th, 1 - 4 p.m.

CONDITIONS & LIABILITY

Bowling Green State University, NoWOH, BGSU Fine Arts Center Galleries and its affiliates, hereinafter referred to as “The Gallery” together make the following conditions applicable for all artists entering work in the NoWOH Art Show: 

  1. The Gallery reserves the right to photograph exhibited art work for publicity purposes; 
  2. All art must remain on exhibition throughout the designated show schedule; 
  3. A Gallery commission of 30% will be deducted from the stated price on all sales; 
  4. The Gallery will collect and report sales tax; 
  5. The Gallery reserves the right to reject work that is too fragile, oversized, or does not meet conditions of eligibility; 
  6. The Gallery does not assume responsibility for loss or damage of submitted works during or after the exhibition; 
  7. The Gallery reserves the right to make all final decisions regarding eligibility of the work.