55th ART SHOW & SALE 2013
Darien Arts Center Weatherstone Studio
Behind Darien Town Hall
Two Renshaw Road
EXHIBITION DATES & TIMES
Saturday, June 1 thru Saturday, June 8, 2013
Open daily 12 to 5 PM
RECEIVING OF ARTWORK
Sunday, May 26, 12 – 4 PM
Tuesday, May 28, 4 – 8 PM
ARTISTS PICK UP ARTWORK
Saturday, June 8, 4 - 6 PM
Sunday, June 9, 12 - 4 PM
DARIEN ARTS CENTER
DAC Weatherstone Studio
Behind Town Hall
Two Renshaw Road
Darien, CT 06820
NEW! A SPECIAL "PRIVATE COLLECTORS' NIGHT"
Tuesday, June 4, 5:30pm – 7:30pm
Featuring adult prize winners
Best in Show winner will be given a solo show at Town Hall in the spring of 2014.
Baywater Properties * Ben Larrabee Photography * Bling * Darien Sport Shop * Everything is Rosey * Flowers & Flowers * Grove Street Plaza * Halstead Property * Dr. David Osherow, Orthodondist * Palmer’s Market * SBD Kitchens, LLC * Severed Ties * The Sugar Bowl * William Taufic Photography * Wilson Avenue Loft Artists
Care will be taken to assure the safety of all works of art. However, neither the Darien Arts Center nor the committee will be responsible for any loss or damages.
All sales will be handled by the Darien Art Show Committee, and a 25% commission will be taken on the sale of each piece to benefit the Darien Arts Center.
Artists who reside, work, are presently enrolled in an art class at the Darien Arts Center, or who have made a minimum contribution of $35.00 to the Arts Center are eligible to enter.
- Adults: $20.00 per piece (maximum two pieces)
- Students Grades K-12: $10.00 per piece (maximum two pieces; no sculpture K–8 please)
- Adult artists submitting two works of art must designate at least one of them for sale.
- All art work entries must be recent, original, framed, and affixed with wire ready for hanging.
- Mixed Media/Printmaking
- Color Photography
- Black & White Photography
Artwork should not exceed dimension of 40" x 40" including frame. Sculpture may not exceed 50 lbs., and a pedestal must be provided by the artist. The Art Show committee reserves the right to reject any work they determine to be unsuitable for The Darien Art Show.
Please make arrangements if you are unable to pick up your own work. A $5.00 per piece per day fee will be charged for work not removed by June 9 at 4 PM.
OPENING RECEPTION and
Friday, May 31 from 7 to 9 PM
All entrants, sponsors and donors are invited. Awards and the Ginny Wright Scholarship winner will be announced.