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Call for Entry: Under $500 2019

CALL FOR ENTRY: Have your work noticed and purchased by area buyers & collectors, just in time for the holidays! Maryland Art Place (MAP) is seeking artists for “UNDER $500”,our upcoming winter benefit exhibition. On Friday, December 13 and Saturday, December 14, 2019, this two-day event will promote the sale of artwork by artists in the Maryland region.

The exhibition will include 1-3 works by each artist with each individual piece retailing for$500 or less. Participating artists will receive one free ticket to the opening event on Friday, December 13. Selected artists will be issued an UNDER $500 profile form in an effort to simultaneously promote the artist during the event. Proceeds from the sale of artwork will be split 50/50 with each artist. NOTE: Proposals should be emailed to [email protected] no later than Friday, November 1, 2019 at Midnight. Subject line: Under $500 Application.


September 20 – Call For Entry, 5pm

November 1 – Call For Entry Deadline

Week of November 18 – Artists Notified of Selection

Tuesday, December 3 – Saturday, December 7 – Artwork Drop Off – 11am-4pm

Friday, December 13 & Saturday, December 14, 2019 – Under $500

Submission Guidelines: To apply please submit the following information to [email protected], subject line UNDER $500 Application before Midnight on Friday, November 1, 2019 and pay the $10 application fee. Please Note: there is no application fee for current MAP members.

1. Complete contact information:

a. Name

b. Address

c. Phone number

d. Email

e. Website

2. Resume or CV (2 page maximum)

3. One paragraph artist statement

4. 1 to 3 images (label each image with LastName_Title_Medium_DateCreated.)

Example: Carter_Untitled#1_oiloncanvas_2019.jpeg

4. Image List including the artworks dimension.

5. $10 Application fee.

Submit your fee by clicking on “Get Involved”, “Donate” on MAP’s website and simply adjust the fee to $10. Please attach your payment receipt to your application –OR–mail check to: Maryland Art Place | c/o UNDER $500 |218 West Saratoga St. Baltimore, MD 21201

QUESTIONS/INFORMATION: 410.962.8565 or email [email protected].

Full application can be found HERE.

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