EXHIBITION OPPORTUNITY | CALL FOR ENTRIES

by | 6 Jan 2021 | Blog post, NEWS

Contemporary Art Society of Victoria

EXHIBITION OPPORTUNITY | CALL FOR ENTRIES

A4 Art Australia 2021
CAW members are invited to participate in Victoria’s Contemporary Art Society’s eighth annual A4 Art Australia exhibition — showing from 6 March to 5 April 2021.
The exciting news is that the exhibition will be open to the public at the Herring Island Art Gallery for an extended period of 5 weekends including Labour Day 8 March, Good Friday, 2 April, Easter Monday, 5 April.
Each year this exhibition has grown and proven to be popular with the public, with high visitor numbers over the exhibition duration and many sales. This year we will be adding an online ‘e-shop’ for artwork sales, making it even easier for art-lovers to buy your work! Artworks will be held by us and available for online sales for 3 months after the end of the physical exhibition. The exhibition is widely promoted with printed invitations, advertisements in Art Almanac, public signboards, and social media — FacebookInstagramTwitter.
What is A4 Art Australia? 
A4 Art Australia is an exhibition of A4-sized artworks, hence the title. This exhibition showcases A4-sized artworks by both established and emerging contemporary artists and offers all participating artists the opportunity to gain exposure for their art at low entry cost. By having a theme of A4 sized artworks, artists from all over Australia have an opportunity to submit works via Australia Post. All 2D artworks will be framed for the exhibition (see conditions) and entry is only $13 per artwork. All exhibited artworks will be photographed and exhibited on the CAS website.
Contemporary artists are invited to submit up to four (4) A4-sized artworks for the exhibition.
Note: Both 2D & 3D works may be submitted.
See the CAS website for all details at http://www.contemporaryartsociety.org.au/exhibitions
NOTEDeadline for receipt of entries and Artworks: Friday 19 February 2021.
Please pass on this information to any other artists you know who might be interested in participating.
Kind regards and thanks,
Cressida Fox
Secretary, Contemporary Art Society of Victoria Inc.
Phone: (03) 9428 0568
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More info:
A4 Art Australia is run by the Contemporary Art Society of Victoria Inc. The Society is a non-profit organization, run on a voluntary basis by artists for the benefit of artists and those interested in the arts. It is based in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, and was founded in 1938.
A4 Art Australia will be held in the Gallery on Herring Island (Richmond) as part of the Herring Island Summer Arts Festival 2021 in Melbourne. Herring Island is a unique island in the middle of the Yarra River, between Richmond and South Yarra, only 3km from the Melbourne CBD.
The exhibition (and gallery) will be open to the public 11.30am – 4.30pm on the following dates: 6, 7, 8, 13, 14, 20, 21, 28 March & 2, 3, 4, 5 April.
Entry cost: Entry is AU$13 per work…
Plus a fixed $10 postage, packaging & parcel tracking (by Australia Post) charge for return of your unsold 2-D works (refundable if you sell all your work).
Additional size/weight-related postage charges apply for 3D works.
Note: Entry fees can be paid by PayPal / cheque / money order / credit card / EFT.
How to enter: ENTER ONLINE via our website.
All 2D entries and entry payments must be received by us by Friday 19 February 2021.
Any further questions?
See the CAS website www.contemporaryartsociety.org.au for the FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions), or email us at [email protected]