Call for Entries:
FOR THE LOVE OF PRINTMAKING
Annual Members Prints Show 2018
February 3rd 2018 - January 3rd 2019
Deadline for Exhibition: February 1, 2018
Rubber City Prints is a 501 C(3) non-profit fine art print shop dedicated to maintaining an educational printmaking facilities and helping art thrive in Akron, Ohio. We are currently seeking new members from anywhere in the world to join us in an exciting new printmaking collection. To enter, you must choose which annual membership best suits your skills, level, and professional taste.
We have a team of directors, professionals, instructors, and interns ready to help sell your art at local festivals, vendor stands, public pop-ups, and weekly art hops all year long in and around NE Ohio. Become part of our annual members prints show, For the Love of Printmaking that will take place every year in our print shop and get chances for other future members shows around our surrounding Ohio Cities. Follow your inner printmaker and enter our show with member benefits for an entire year!
DATES TO REMEMBER:
In house Drop OFF Dates: January 2018, Mondays 4-8pm
Prints Arrival Deadline: February 1, 2018.
Opening Reception: February 3rd, 2018.
Exhibition on view: February 3rd - March 3rd
On view for SALE: ALL YEAR in Artists Racks, Vendor Stands, and in-house shows until January 2019. ALL SHOW ENTRIES INCLUDE A YEAR LONG MEMBERSHIP TO Rubber City Prints.
CRITERIA FOR INCLUSION IN SHOWs & RACKS:
*ONLY FLAT WRAPPED PRINTS - NO FRAMES
*All Inclusive, no judging but only accepting fine art printmaking.
*All Prints must be flat wrapped. Backed with larger or equal to the print size foam core/mat board, and clear plastic wrapped with durable tape. Prints may or may not be matted depending on preference.
*Prints must display an excellent use of printmaking processes and techniques.
*Selected prints will encompass artistic diversity in size, orientation and location
throughout the World.
*Max size is 36” X 48”
*All prints must have been created within one year of our submission deadline.
*Only original fine art prints are eligible; reproductions of other artwork in the form of digital prints are not acceptable.
*All flat wrapped prints must include labels visible on back with Title, Medium, Artist, Pricing with attached contact information.
*All Must Include contact information form, business card, and address. Everyone must fill out a pricing list.
*Prints in Show will be at Rubber City Prints for an entire year.
*ALL pricing Must include a 6.75% Tax fee. Artists get 70% and RCP Gets 30%.
ENTRY FEES & WAYS TO PAY
*Annual Student Membership Entry: $25 for 2 flat wrapped prints
*Annual Individual Membership Entry: $35 for 3 flat wrapped prints
*Annual Professional Membership Entry: $75 for 4 flat wrapped prints & limited promotional materials.
*Annual Sponsorship Membership Entry: $250 for 8 flat wrapped prints, stack of postcards, and unlimited promotional materials.
*Annual VIP Membership Entry: $500 for 12 flat wrapped prints, stack of postcards, unlimited promotional materials, VIP WALL SPACE & DISPLAY with SOCIAL MEDIA
*See all member benefits HERE
ALL MEMBERS WILL BE INCLUDED and asked to exchange new works by deadline and receive a year long membership at RCP with discounts and member only show notifications. View membership benefits here. Renewal of membership every year includes you into the show with your newly submitted art rotation.