We are currently accepting submissions from artists for 2014-2015 Exhibition dates.
We accept submissions only via email in .jpg (JPEG), or .pdf (Acrobat) form. Please include 5-10 digital images (INCLUDE IMAGES IN THE EMAIL TEXT VS. ATTACHING FILES IF POSSIBLE*) along with resume and artist statement & bio - or give us a link to your WEBSITE. Allow up to two months to be contacted.
Email submissions and questions to: firstname.lastname@example.org
For exhibits, the gallery receives a 40% commission on sold works, and we ask artists to contribute a $65 gallery fee, towards designing/printing promotional postcards, hours for installing the show, and towards food and beverages at the opening reception.
Want to rent the gallery for a One Night Art Show?
Non-Commission Option (100% of sales to the Artist or Curator*) :
1 Night/Day Show (7 Hours, 115ft wall space) - $1350 (Price includes a gallery assistant to help install show). This time allows for 2 hours installation & setup, 4 hours for Reception, and 1 hour for breakdown/load-out. Also includes bartender for 4 hour reception. $100 per extra hour*
(There is no extra fee to bring in free alcoholic beverages or food during the Opening Reception – as long as they are not for sale)
*Artists or Curators renting our space are solely responsible for the promotion and advertising of their exhibit. If provided with online promotional materials by the curator, Gallery Black Lagoon will post information on the website, social media websites, and send out a press release to our email list.
Some interesting Articles that we have found for some tips/opinions on showing in a gallery setting:
- Make the Most of Your Art Gallery Shows and Exhibits: How to Work with Gallery Owners- http://www.artbusiness.com/osantvt.html
- Get Your Art Into a Gallery – http://www.learntoart.com/index.php/archives/promotion-and-exhibition/get-your-art-into-a-gallery/