The Voice of Art
Call for Entry
The Voice of Art Virtual Gallery
August 21 – October 15, 2020
Litchfield West Hartford
August 28 – October 19, 2020
Submission Deadline: August 10, 2020
The Voice of Art is inviting emerging and mid-career artists to TVOA’s Virtual Gallery and select venues.
TVOA seeks artworks that speak to and share personal meaning or interpretation of any ideas
or themes through their artistic sensibilities, bringing their discoveries into light.
TVOA nurtures expanded viewership in the current art market through our 3D walk-through virtual gallery and business community venues around the state. TVOA is committed to enhancing viewers’ immediate experiences with our artists’ artwork in these unique, practical marketplaces. With this DOUBLED visibility and accessibility, our artists’ original artworks can reach a new potential clientele.
Up to FOUR 2D artworks of in ANY medium, style, and subject matter will be considered
by the TVOA Jury. The entries MUST be submitted in digital format via email.
SHOW DATES: August 21 – October 19, 2020
ONLINE SUBMISSION DEADLINE: Midnight (EST), August 10, 2020
EMAIL NOTIFICATION for VIRTUAL Exhibition: Midnight (EST), August 13, 2020
EMAIL NOTIFICATION for VENUE Exhibition: Midnight (EST), August 15, 2020
ENTRY FEE: :
Members: Complimentary up to 2 works; $15 for 3 works; $25 for 4 works
Non-Members: $35 for 2 works; $45 for 3 works; $55 for 4 works
Sign up for the TVOA Associate Artist Membership with this entry!
ELIGIBILITY: Artists must be 18 years of age to submit artwork for consideration by TVOA. Works must be current and created in January 2016 or after. Original works of art only (no reproductions). Maximum frame size should be no longer than 60” in either direction. Must be wired and ready for hanging.
VIRTUAL Exhibition: ALL accepted artwork will be displayed at TVOA’s Virtual Gallery.
VENUE Exhibitions: ALL accepted artwork will be automatically reviewed for venue exhibitions. However, the final selections will be determined at the discretion of the venue administration upon each venue’s availability and agreement.
SPACES, Blue Back Square, West Hartford CT
There are over 75+ tenants at this location. They range from therapists, marketing companies, financial companies, law group companies, and more. That's just to name a few
More than 200 employers/employees all together. Also a lot of foot traffic as well as large downstairs events.
The benefit for a lot of these artists would be the guaranteed exposure of their artwork.
Litchfield Inn, Litchfield CT
More than 300 room reservations per month.
There are many weddings, other private parties and special events.
Great exposures to many regular visitors from NY, across states and overseas who highly appreciates art.
Online payment only: Credit card or PayPal
Please note that any submission without the Entry Fee won’t be considered.
ONLINE SUBMISSION GUIDELINES:
In the Subject Line of your email, please include: "NEW VISION Submission: Your Name"
Submit up to FOUR images via email to: TheVoiceofArtOrg@gmail.com
Image Format & Size: a high-quality jpeg, 72 dpi, image size about 1000 -1500 px in any longer direction, file size about 1 MB. The digital photo images must not include any borders or frames unless they are part of the original artwork.
Please Name your files accordingly: (Artist’s LAST NAME)_(Number)_(Title).jpg (i.e. Smith_1_Lilies)
Please do not send zip files
ENTRY FORM: via email to: TheVoiceofArtOrg@gmail.com
If you need help with digital images of your work, please contact us for our service.
SALES: Submitted artwork must be available for sale. THE VOICE OF ART will retain a 35% commission for works sold during the exhibition. In the event an artwork sells, TVOA will handle the payment process with the buyer. Once payment is made, the artist will be liable for shipping & handling directly. Artists will be paid no later than 30 days after the payment is completely made.
LIABILITY: Neither THE VOICE OF ART nor any participating venues is responsible for loss or damage to any Artwork before, during, and after the exhibition. All accepted artists will be required to fill out the form, Hold Harmless Agreement provided by TVOA. Artwork will be handled with all possible care. We recommend that artists should carry their own insurance.
ARTIST'S CONSENT: By submitting your work to this exhibition, all artists agree to allow reproductions of their digital files and/or photographs taken of their art for any educational, marketing, archival, publicity and public relations purposes by THE VOICE OF ART management.
RESTRICTIONS: By submitting your artwork, you acknowledge that you are at least 18 years of age and the original creator of the artwork. You may NOT submit any artwork that is currently under exclusive representation agreement or contract by any other gallery or entity.
IMAGE CONTENT: THE VOICE OF ART GALLERY is open to visitors of all ages. As such, we ask that submitted artwork be suitable for viewing by all ages. Fine art nude artwork cannot be accepted for THE VOICE OF ART GALLERY contests or exhibits. It is not our intention to censure any artwork but THE VOICE OF ART GALLERY management reserves the right to determine suitability of any artwork submitted. We ask artists to respect this limitation regarding image content.