***Please read this document carefully and note the drop off and pickup dates before submitting.***
TRYST Gallery is accepting submissions for the FIRST SHOW in our New Series, Tryst FM! The "Chill Pop Exhibition" opens on August 2nd and the deadline for submissions is on July 19th.
Our new show series will be based on fun combinations of musical genres. The same non-rules apply, submit your best work, whatever you like.
For this series, if you prefer to have some musical inspiration, feel free to use our Curated Playlist to paint to! Click here for the playlist https://tinyurl.com/chillpopexhibition
Some people may use the name of the show or our playlist for inspiration and some may submit something new that they've just completed. We welcome all of your art! Happy Creating!
Entries are made online through Submittable. A submittable account is free and easy to create. Submissions are limited to three items per Artist. Again, you may submit work of any theme or style. Questions may be directed to Kris Loya at email@example.com. We will make every effort to provide a prompt response. Please read all of the following information for our acceptance criteria.
Submissions begin Tuesday, June 18th 2019
Deadline for Submissions is midnight Friday, July 19th 2019
Accepted work will be announced on Sunday, July 21st 2019
Please check your junk mail by end of day on Sunday, July 21st 2019
Drop-Offs are Friday, July 26th 10 am- 4 pm and Saturday, July 27th 10 am- 2 pm ( Absolutely no Artwork can be accepted after July 27th at 2 pm)
Premier reception will be Friday, August 2nd 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM. The exhibition runs through Friday, September 27th
Art pick-up, after the run of Chill Pop Friday September 27th 10 am- 4 pm and Saturday September 28th 10 am- 2 pm
It's easy to submit work but PLEASE adhere to ALL of the guidelines.
Please note drop off and pick up dates carefully before submitting. We are not able to store artwork that has not been collected.
Artists must reside in the Virginia, West Virginia, DC and Maryland region.
Artists must be 18 years of age or older.
Tryst Gallery can only accept 2D work or 3D work that can be hung.
There is no size limit but note that we can only accept a few very large pieces per show.
All artwork must be original art of the artist’s own creation.
All accepted artwork must be dry and equipped to be hung.
A note on hanging, Please make sure that your frames are dust and grease free, in good condition and your wires don't come up over the frame. D hooks are preferred but not required. if using anything other than D hooks please make sure that they will not cause the piece to tilt or protrude off of the wall.
Artwork must have been completed within the past 12 months.
All submissions will be approved by jury process. These Jurists participate on a rotating basis, ensuring the gallery exhibits a variety of Artists that are representative of the work produced in our region.
Gallery personnel will hang the exhibition.
You may upload a maximum of 3 works; each by separate submission. Please take great care in filling the submission form. If submitting more than one piece, please copy and paste your bio into EACH entry. ***There are no bios or contact information kept on file***
If you are submitting a Diptych or Triptych please submit as one submission.
Accepted Artwork Artists shall pay TRYST Gallery a fee of $15.00 for each accepted item.
Entries must include:
One (1) image per submitted artwork jpg format.
Please fill out all fields of the form including your bio. (failure to do so may result in your piece not being juried).
Delivered work must be dry, ready to hang, include Artist’s name, title of work, media and price marked on the back of each item.
Artists must pay costs of delivery and return and accept liability (if shipping).
It is possible that a piece of accepted art may not be hung due to the combined volume of all accepted works. Tryst Gallery will make every effort to hang every accepted piece of art. The Tryst Gallery hang fee will be refunded if any accepted piece can not be displayed due to space limitations.
Gallery Agreement By submitting work, Artist accepts the following terms: This agreement is part of the submission form. PLEASE READ CAREFULLY before submitting your art work. The Artist grants Tryst Gallery (Gallery) an exclusive right to sell any submitted/accepted art work while the work is on display at Gallery. Tryst Gallery charges a fee of $15.00 to hang each accepted work. Gallery will retain a 25% commission of all art sales of any accepted work while it is on display at Tryst Gallery. Disbursement of the Artist's portion of sales proceeds will occur within 5 business days after the end of the calendar month during which the work was sold. During the exhibition of accepted art work, reception or event, Artist shall retain ownership and risk of loss for their respective art work until sale or artist retrieves unsold work. Artist expressly agrees to allow Gallery to photograph and reasonably use a limited number of images of Artist’s art work for Gallery advertising of exhibitions, receptions or events. Such images Artist’s work shall not be reproduced by Gallery as prints, copies or other forms of reproduction for sale by Gallery, its employees, contractors, agents or business affiliates. All images of art work and art originals shall remain solely and absolutely the property of the original Artist until such time as the original art or reproduction is purchased or Artist otherwise transfers ownership by trade, financial transaction or by written agreement signed by the original Artist. This Agreement shall be governed by the laws of the Commonwealth of Virginia and local jurisdictions having authority. Declined Artwork questions may be directed to Jim Sisley at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 571-215-5561. We will make every effort to provide a prompt response.