Information for Artists

THE ART OF FLORA AND FAUNA

Start: 03 October 2020

End: 25 October 2020

Artistic work in a variety of mediums celebrating the wonderful plants and animals of our world. Opening reception October 3, 2020, 10 am to 4:00 pm. Work will be accepted September 26 and 27. There will be an entry fee for non members of BAI of $10 per submitted work of art.


GUIDELINES FOR SUBMISSION and ACCEPTANCE:

Images of artwork for consideration can be submitted via email to gallery@borregoartinstitute.org

Accepted art (up to three pieces of any size) must be ready for display in a professional manner. We hang wall art from hooks on cables so work must have a suitable wire for the hook. Work may be framed and matted or just framed. Unframed work must have finished edges.

Borrego Art Institute takes 45% of the selling price with the balance of 55% going to the artist. Price work accordingly. Over- priced work that doesn't warrant a high price does not sell so be realistic. We will not accept work that is not for sale or is greatly over-priced.

Inventory sheets to fill out and bring in with your work can be requested by going to gallery@borregoartinstitute.org

We also request a biography from each artist in either a Word Document or PDF. 

WORK MUST BE PICKED UP AT THE END OF THE SHOW.


EXPRESSIONS IN THE ABSTRACT

Start: 31 October 2020

End: 29 November 2020

An invitational show of abstract art by several prominent artists. Opening reception October 31, 2020, 10 am to 4:00 pm. Work  accepted October 24 and 25. 

GUIDELINES FOR SUBMISSION and ACCEPTANCE:

This show is by invitation only.


ART GUILD SHOW

Start: 05 December 2020
End: 27 December 2020

Annual show of art by members of the Borrego Springs Art Guild. Will exhibit in conjunction with the Crafted Works of Art Show. Opening reception to be held December 5, 2020, 10 am to 4:00 PM. Work accepted November 28 and 29. There is an entry fee for non members of THE BORREGO ART INSTITUTE of $10 per submitted work of art.


GUIDELINES FOR SUBMISSION and ACCEPTANCE:

You must be a member of the Borrego Springs Art Guild to enter this show. Information on Membership can be obtained by calling 760-767-5303. 

Images of artwork for consideration can be submitted via email to gallery@borregoartinstitute.org

Accepted art (up to three large pieces) must be ready for display in a professional manner. We hang wall art from hooks on cables so work must have a suitable wire for the hook. Work may be framed and matted or just framed. Unframed work must have finished edges. We have pedestals and tables for freestanding art. Work needs to be brought to the gallery November 28 or 29, 10 am to 3:30 pm.

Borrego Art Institute takes 45% of the selling price with the balance of 55% going to the artist or consignor. Price work accordingly. Over- priced work does not sell so be realistic. We will not accept work that is not for sale or is greatly over-priced.

Inventory sheets to fill out and bring in with your work can be requested by going to gallery@borregoartinstitute.org 

We also request a biography from each artist in either a Word Document or PDF.

ALL UNSOLD ART MUST BE PICKED UP AT THE END OF THE SHOW


CRAFTED WORKS OF ART

Start: 05 December 2020
End: 27December 2020

A variety of selected items finely crafted by talented artisans. Opening reception December 5, 2020, 10 am to 4:00 pm. Work will be accepted November 28 and 29. There will be an entry fee of $15 per artist to enter. Members of BAI will not be charged an entry fee.

GUIDELINES FOR SUBMISSION and ACCEPTANCE:

Images of artwork for consideration can be submitted via email to gallery@borregoartinstitute.org

Accepted art (up to three large pieces or five smaller pieces) must be ready for display in a professional manner. We hang wall art from hooks on cables so work must have a suitable wire for the hook. Work may be framed and matted or just framed. Unframed work must have finished edges. We have pedestals and tables for freestanding art.

Borrego Art Institute takes 45% of the selling price with the balance of 55% going to the artist. Price work accordingly. Over- priced work that doesn't warrant a high price does not sell so be realistic. We will not accept work that is not for sale or is greatly over-priced.

Inventory sheets to fill out and bring in with your work can be requested by going to gallery@borregoartinstitute.org

We also request a biography from each artist in either a Word Document or PDF. 

WORK MUST BE PICKED UP AT THE END OF THE SHOW.


A SHOW OF CONTEMPORARY LATIN AMERICAN ART 2021

Start: 02 January 2021
End: 31 January 2021

Selected works of art by artists of Latino heritage or art that has been strongly influenced by the Latino culture. Opening reception with Mariachi music, January 2, 2021, 2 to 4 pm. Work accepted for selection December 26-30. 


GUIDELINES FOR SUBMISSION and ACCEPTANCE:

Images of artwork for consideration can be submitted via email to gallery@borregoartinstitute.org

Accepted art (up to three large pieces or five smaller pieces) must be ready for display in a professional manner. We hang wall art from hooks on cables so work must have a suitable wire for the hook. Work may be framed and matted or just framed. Unframed work must have finished edges. We have pedestals and tables for freestanding art.

Borrego Art Institute takes 45% of the selling price with the balance of 55% going to the artist. Price work accordingly. We will not accept work that is not for sale.

Inventory sheets to fill out and bring in with your work can be requested by going to gallery@borregoartinstitute.org 

We also request a biography from each artist in either a Word Document or PDF.

WORK MUST BE PICKED UP AT THE END OF THE SHOW.


Abstract Detritus

Start: 02 January 2021

End: 31 January 2021

A show of mixed media using discarded and found artifacts, reclaimed objects to creat abstract works of art. Opening reception, in conjunction with the Latino Show, January 2, 2021, 2 to 4 pm.  Work will be accepted December 26-27, 2021. There will be an entry fee for non members of BAI of $10 per submitted work of art, limit of 3 pieces per artist unless other arrangements are made. Work will be displayed in the North Wing of the Gallery at BAI.


GUIDELINES FOR SUBMISSION and ACCEPTANCE:

Images of artwork for consideration can be submitted via email to gallery@borregoartinstitute.org

Accepted art (up to three pieces of any size) must be ready for display in a professional manner. We hang wall art from hooks on cables so work must have a suitable wire for the hook. Work may be framed and matted or just framed. Unframed work must have finished edges. We have pedestals for free standing art. 

Borrego Art Institute takes 45% of the selling price with the balance of 55% going to the artist. Price work accordingly. Over- priced work that doesn't warrant a high price does not sell so be realistic. We will not accept work that is not for sale or is greatly over-priced.

Inventory sheets to fill out and bring in with your work can be requested by going to gallery@borregoartinstitute.org

We also request a biography from each artist in either a Word Document or PDF. 

WORK MUST BE PICKED UP AT THE END OF THE SHOW.



CELEBRATING EARTH'S ELEMENTS: CLAY, GLASS, WOOD, METAL and Fiber 

Start: 06 February 2021
End: 28 February 2021

A show of selected works in ceramic, glass, wood, metal or fiber featuring artists from throughout the west. Opening reception February 6, 2021, 5 to 7:00 pm. Work accepted January 30 and 31. There will be and entry fee for non members of BAI of $15 per artist. 


GUIDELINES FOR SUBMISSION and ACCEPTANCE:

Images of artwork for consideration can be submitted via email to gallery@borregoartinstitute.org

Accepted art must be ready for display in a professional manner. We hang wall art from hooks on cables so work must have a suitable wire for the hook. We have pedestals and tables for freestanding art. However, if you have your own pedestals and/or risers, please bring them. 

Borrego Art Institute takes 45% of the selling price with the balance of 55% going to the artist or consignor. Price work accordingly. All work must be for sale.

Inventory sheets to fill out and bring in with your work can be requested by going to gallery@borregoartinstitute.org. We also request a biography from each artist in either a Word Document or PDF. There is a $15 per artist entry fee for non-members of BAI. Members pay no fee.

WORK MUST BE PICKED UP AT THE END OF THE SHOW.


15TH ANNUAL PLEIN AIR INVITATIONAL

Start: 01 March 2021
End: 28 March 2021

Plein Air starts with a weekend long event featuring 15 invited artists to paint en plein air culminating in a judging of work and awards. Reception and Awards to be held March 6, 2021, 5 to 7:30 pm. Work will continue to hang in the gallery through the month of March. 

Artists participating in this event are by invitation only. If you would like to get on the list to be considered for future Invitationals, call Shannon O'Dunn, 619-251-8074, or email shannonodunn@gmail.com


THE ART OF Photography

Start: 3 April 2021

End: 2 May 2021

A show of photographic art depicting a wide range of subjects. Opening reception April 3, 2021, 5 to 7:00 pm. Work will be accepted March 25 and 26. There will be an entry fee for non members of BAI of $10 per submitted work of art. Limit of 3 pieces per artist.


GUIDELINES FOR SUBMISSION and ACCEPTANCE:

Images of artwork for consideration can be submitted via email to gallery@borregoartinstitute.org

Accepted art (up to three pieces of any size) must be ready for display in a professional manner. We hang wall art from hooks on cables so work must have a suitable wire for the hook. Work may be framed and matted or just framed. Unframed work must have finished edges.

Borrego Art Institute takes 45% of the selling price with the balance of 55% going to the artist. Price work accordingly. Over- priced work that doesn't warrant a high price does not sell so be realistic. We will not accept work that is not for sale or is greatly over-priced.

Inventory sheets to fill out and bring in with your work can be requested by going to gallery@borregoartinstitute.org

We also request a biography from each artist in either a Word Document or PDF. 

WORK MUST BE PICKED UP AT THE END OF THE SHOW.


SUMMER SHOW and SALE

Start : 08 May 2021

End: 3 October 2021

Art of all subject matter and mediums will be accepted.  We will only accept art that has not been shown in the gallery before. Work to be received on May 1 and 2 and there is a limit of three pieces per artist. There will be an entry fee for non members of BAI of $10 per submitted work of art.

GUIDELINES FOR SUBMISSION and ACCEPTANCE:

Images of artwork for consideration can be submitted via email to gallery@borregoartinstitute.org

Accepted art must be clean, in good repair and ready for display in a professional manner. We hang wall art from hooks on cables so work must have a suitable wire for the hook. We have pedestals and tables for freestanding art. However, if you have your own pedestals and/or risers, please bring them. 

Borrego Art Institute takes 45% of the selling price with the balance of 55% going to the artist or consignor. Price work accordingly. All work must be for sale.

Inventory sheets to fill out and bring in with your work can be requested by going to gallery@borregoartinstitute.org We also request a biography from each artist in either a Word Document or PDF. 

WORK MUST BE PICKED UP AT THE END OF THE SHOW.

Check website for gallery days and hours.

 

Borrego Art Institute

665 Palm Canyon Drive

P.O. Box 2383

Borrego Springs, CA  92004

760-767-5152

gallery@borregoartinstitute.org

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