Friday, August 14, 2015

Call to Artists (Wayne Akers Ford dealership)


Wayne Akers Ford dealership located in in Lake Worth. They are looking to display artwork in their space with the goal of rotating art in the space.  The partners also owns an art gallery in Wynwood  District in Miami and has a similar business model for their Dade County artists.    They are in the final process of renovating and upgrading to a more tech style dealership. They recently had a write up in The Wall Street Journal.

Eligibility: Open to artists residing in Palm Beach County
                  Approximately twenty five 2D artists of all disciplines
                  One 3D artist
                  The work must be available for sale
                  If accepted must be available to deliver the art

Restrictions: No Nudes
                       No Political Subject Matter
                       No Religious Subject Matter
                       Nothing larger than 3’ in Width  5’ in Length

Fee: None

Commission:  The dealership is not collecting a personal commission.  If your art sells, in lieu of commission to the dealership, they are asking if you could donate 20% of your earnings to one of the following charities
1.       Autism Speaks
2.        Susan Komen
3.       Cystic Fibrosis

Time for Submissions: ASAP
Deadline:  Until the dealership has what they need for the exhibition

All artwork must be display ready.  Must be framed, have hanging devices, be gallery wrapped and edges treated and painted. No cracks, sloppy edges incomplete work will be accepted.

Artists must submit a CV & 3 images for review of current work  that you would consider being on display.
Work will be reviewed via e-mail ONLY (JPEG, TIFF, or PDF). Images should be no larger than 1M.

Please email your information to Rose Young @