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“Art on the Hill” Sculptures, Paintings & Blacksmithing Exhibition

Hi Fellow Artists,

This is a call for entries for the “Art on The Hill” exhibition.

The exhibition will be held at the Historic Mont De Lancey Homestead Gallery (https://www.montdelancey.org.au/), located at 71 Wellington Road, Wandin North, from the 7th to the 8th of August from 10.00am to 4.00pm. 

Up to 2 sculptures and another artwork (painting/print/photograph) or two artworks (painting/print/photograph) and a sculpture can be accepted. There is a $20.00 charge per entry but there is no commission on sales. Both indoor and outdoor sculptures will be considered. Outdoor sculptures must be able to be manually installed as we have no vehicle or forklift access to the area.

The success of the exhibition will be dependent on how well we use our social media to draw in a crowd. I have attached a promotional flyer and a list of hash tags.

There is a café/restaurant on site called Two Peas in Their Pod (https://www.facebook.com/twopeasintheirpod/) who serve great food and drinks and have an excellent following. They will also be using their social media to promote the event.

The title for the event is “Art on The Hill” Sculptures, Paintings and working Blacksmiths. 

Sculptors will need to provide plinths and labels with the following information:

1. Title of Sculpture/Painting
2. Name of Artist
3. Price

The labels will be attached to the underside of the sculptures and to the back of the artworks.

All entries to be emailed to Paul Cacioli (cacioli@netspace.net.au)

Entry Information:

1. Name of Artist
2. Title of Sculpture/Artwork
3. Image of Sculpture/Artwork
4. Dimensions
Sculptures: (Height, width, and depth in cm)
Paintings: (Height and width in cm)
5. Medium/media and approximate weight
6. Price (including GST if applicable)
7. Bank details (money from sales will be deposited within a week of the closing date of the exhibition)
8. Any assistance with bump-in or bump-out will be welcome.

Key Dates:

Entries close: Monday 19th of July
Acceptance email: Wednesday 21st of July
Bump In: Friday the 6th of August 
Exhibition: Saturday the 7th and Sunday the 8th of August
Bump out: Wednesday the 11th of August

All sales will be managed by myself and Oskar Huecherig, Head Blacksmith.

Any queries please feel free to email (cacioli@netspace.net.au) or call me (0429575299)

Looking forward to your support.
Best wishes
Paul

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