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May Exhibition

Some of the entry conditions have changed. Please read the attached carefully before submitting your entry forms.

MAY 14TH/15TH 2022

Please read the exhibition rules BEFORE completing this form.
By entering you are agreeing to do at least 4 hours duties during the exhibition
All forms should be completed and given to the Exhibition Secretary no later than 2ND MAY
Handing in of paintings is on Friday evening 13TH MAY between 6.30 AND 7.30PM NOT BEFORE

TWO OF YOUR THREE works submitted to be hung should not have been exhibited at any previous Menston Arts Club exhibition or elsewhere. Any item over 24”(60cm) in either dimension should be advised to the committee in advance and handed in as early as possible.

Works can be in any recognised medium and must be original and executed by the artist named.

Lithographs and Etchings: each print must be numbered with the edition and its place within it expressed as a fraction, eg 11/25. If only one print exists, or each print is a unique image it should be marked ‘artist’s proof’.

Images which include ‘borrowed’ material must not infringe copyright and must display originality.

All works should be of good standard (with regard to the artist’s abilities) and framed to a professional standard with cord secured about 1/4 distance down from top edge. (Guidance sheet available). The back of the all entries should be marked with the title, artist’s name, medium and price.

Selling price should take into account 15% commission towards exhibition expenses. Two items hung must be available for sale, one may be not for sale. Please leave a stamped addressed envelope with the Treasurer for any payment to be posted to you after the exhibition.

Three paintings will be hung for the opening of the exhibition, two further paintings may be submitted as reserves which will be hung following sales over the weekend.

In exceptional circumstances entries may be accepted by email, please send to both Exhibition Secretary and Treasurer and ensure entry acknowledged before the hand in deadline.

Entry forms will be available from beginning of April.