Exhibition: Looks and Likeness

Friday, May 27, 2022

Farmington Valley Arts Center
25 Arts Center Lane
Avon, CT 06001

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Entries may include 2-D or 3-D work capturing a portrait of either an individual, group, or yourself in various styles and media, including drawing, painting, sculpture, photography, and mixed media.

2D artwork must be ready to hang and pedestals will be provided for 3D pieces. If your work is not framed it must be matted and in a clear sleeve. Please label each piece with Name, Artwork Title, Medium, and Sales
Price. All pieces must be for sale and are subject to a commission fee of 40% if sold.

The submission limit is two pieces - cash or check upon delivery.

Entry fees:
Small (no larger than 10" in any direction) $5
Large (no larger than 24" in any direction) $10

Delivery: Work must be delivered to Fisher Gallery by May 4th, during regular business hours. Unsold pieces can be collected between 5/31 and 6/4 in Fisher Gallery.

FVAC is a non-profit 501(c) 3, and all donations will be used to underwrite exhibition costs.

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