Information for Artists

THE ART OF FLORA AND FAUNA

Start: 14 October 2017

End: 7 November 2017


Artistic work in a variety of mediums celebrating the wonderful plants and animals of our world. Opening reception October 14, 2017, 5 to 7:30 pm. Work will be accepted October 7 and 8. There will be an entry fee for non members of BAI of $10 per submitted work of art.


GUIDELINES FOR SUBMISSION and ACCEPTANCE:

Images of artwork for consideration can be submitted via email to borregoartinstitute@gmail.com.

Accepted art (up to three pieces of any size) must be ready for display in a professional manner. We hang wall art from hooks on cables so work must have a suitable wire for the hook. Work may be framed and matted or just framed. Unframed work must have finished edges. We have pedestals and tables for freestanding art.

Borrego Art Institute takes 45% of the selling price with the balance of 55% going to the artist. Price work accordingly. Over- priced work that doesn't warrant a high price does not sell so be realistic. We will not accept work that is not for sale or is greatly over-priced.

Inventory sheets to fill out and bring in with your work can be requested by going to borregoartinstitute@gmail.com

We also request a biography from each artist in either a Word Document or PDF. 

WORK MUST BE PICKED UP AT THE END OF THE SHOW.

 

EXPRESSIONS IN THE ABSTRACT

Start: 11 November 2017

End: 28 November 2017

This is a new show to BAI and is a show of abstract art by three prominent artists. Opening reception November 11, 2017, 5 to 7:30 pm. Work will be accepted November 6 and 7.  

GUIDELINES FOR SUBMISSION and ACCEPTANCE:

This show is by invitation only.



THE ART OF PHOTOGRAPHY

Start: 02 December 2017

End: 31 December 2017


A show of photographic art that will be held in conjunction with our Crafted Works of Art Show.. Opening reception December 2, 2017, 5 to 7:30 pm. Work will be accepted November 25 and 26. There will be an entry fee for non members of BAI of $10 per submitted work of art.


GUIDELINES FOR SUBMISSION and ACCEPTANCE:

Images of artwork for consideration can be submitted via email to borregoartinstitute@gmail.com.

Accepted art (up to three pieces of any size) must be ready for display in a professional manner. We hang wall art from hooks on cables so work must have a suitable wire for the hook. Work may be framed and matted or just framed. Unframed work must have finished edges.

Borrego Art Institute takes 45% of the selling price with the balance of 55% going to the artist. Price work accordingly. Over- priced work that doesn't warrant a high price does not sell so be realistic. We will not accept work that is not for sale or is greatly over-priced.

Inventory sheets to fill out and bring in with your work can be requested by going to borregoartinstitute@gmail.com

We also request a biography from each artist in either a Word Document or PDF. 

WORK MUST BE PICKED UP AT THE END OF THE SHOW.

CRAFTED WORKS OF ART

Start: 02 December 2017
End: 31 December 2017

A variety of selected items finely crafted by talented artisans. Opening reception December 2, 2017, 5 to 7:30 pm. Work will be accepted November 25 and 26. There will be an entry fee of $15 per artist to enter. Members of BAI will not be charged an entry fee.

GUIDELINES FOR SUBMISSION and ACCEPTANCE:

Images of artwork for consideration can be submitted via email to borregoartinstitute@gmail.com.

Accepted art (up to three large pieces or five smaller pieces) must be ready for display in a professional manner. We hang wall art from hooks on cables so work must have a suitable wire for the hook. Work may be framed and matted or just framed. Unframed work must have finished edges. We have pedestals and tables for freestanding art.

Borrego Art Institute takes 45% of the selling price with the balance of 55% going to the artist. Price work accordingly. Over- priced work that doesn't warrant a high price does not sell so be realistic. We will not accept work that is not for sale or is greatly over-priced.

Inventory sheets to fill out and bring in with your work can be requested by going to borregoartinstitute@gmail.com

We also request a biography from each artist in either a Word Document or PDF. 

WORK MUST BE PICKED UP AT THE END OF THE SHOW.


A SHOW OF CONTEMPORARY LATIN AMERICAN ART

Start: 06 January 2018
End: 30 January 2018

Selected works of art by artists of Latino heritage or art that has been strongly influenced by the Latino culture. Opening reception with Mariachi music, January 6, 2018, 5 to 8 pm. Work accepted for selection December 27-31. 


GUIDELINES FOR SUBMISSION and ACCEPTANCE:

Images of artwork for consideration can be submitted via email to borregoartinstitute@gmail.com.

Accepted art (up to three large pieces or five smaller pieces) must be ready for display in a professional manner. We hang wall art from hooks on cables so work must have a suitable wire for the hook. Work may be framed and matted or just framed. Unframed work must have finished edges. We have pedestals and tables for freestanding art.

Borrego Art Institute takes 45% of the selling price with the balance of 55% going to the artist. Price work accordingly. We will not accept work that is not for sale.

Inventory sheets to fill out and bring in with your work can be requested by going to borregoartinstitute@gmail.com 

We also request a biography from each artist in either a Word Document or PDF.

WORK MUST BE PICKED UP AT THE END OF THE SHOW.


ART GUILD SHOW

Start: 03 February 2018
End: 28 February 2018

Annual show of art by members of the Borrego Springs Art Guild. Opening reception to be held February 3, 2018, 5 to 7:30 PM. Work accepted January 27 & 28. There is an entry fee for non members of THE BORREGO ART INSTITUTE of $10 per submitted work of art.


GUIDELINES FOR SUBMISSION and ACCEPTANCE:

You must be a member of the Borrego Springs Art Guild to enter this show. Information on Membership can be obtained by calling 760-767-5303. 

Images of artwork for consideration can be submitted via email to borregoartinstitute@gmail.com.

Accepted art (up to three large pieces) must be ready for display in a professional manner. We hang wall art from hooks on cables so work must have a suitable wire for the hook. Work may be framed and matted or just framed. Unframed work must have finished edges. We have pedestals and tables for freestanding art. Work needs to be brought to the gallery January 27 or 28, 10 am to 3:30 pm.

Borrego Art Institute takes 45% of the selling price with the balance of 55% going to the artist or consignor. Price work accordingly. Over- priced work does not sell so be realistic. We will not accept work that is not for sale or is greatly over-priced.

Inventory sheets to fill out and bring in with your work can be requested by going to borregoartinstitute@gmail.com 

We also request a biography from each artist in either a Word Document or PDF.

ALL UNSOLD ART MUST BE PICKED UP ON MARCH 3...NO EXCEPTIONS


ABF ANNUAL PHOTO CONTEST exhibit

Start: 03 February 2018
End: 28 February 2018
Contact www.theabf.org for information regarding entry into the contest.
Opening reception and awards presentation to be held February 3, 2016, 6 to 8 PM.


11TH ANNUAL PLEIN AIR INVITATIONAL

Start: 04 March 2018
End: 02 April 2018

Plein Air starts with a weekend long event featuring 15 invited artists to paint en plein air culminating in a judging of work and awards. Reception and Awards to be held March 10, 2018, 5 to 7:30 pm.Work will continue to hang in the gallery through the month of March. 

Artists participating in this event are by invitation only. If you would like to get on the list to be considered for future Invitationals, call Shannon O'Dunn, 619-251-8074, or email shannonodunn@gmail.com



CELEBRATING CLAY, GLASS and TEXTILES 

Start: 07 April 2018
End: 30 April 2018

A show of selected works in ceramic, glass or textiles featuring artists from throughout the west. Opening reception April 7, 2018, 5 to 7:30 pm. Work accepted March 31-April 2. There will be and entry fee for non members of BAI of $15 per artist. 


GUIDELINES FOR SUBMISSION and ACCEPTANCE:

Images of artwork for consideration can be submitted via email to borregoartinstitute@gmail.com.

Accepted art must be ready for display in a professional manner. We hang wall art from hooks on cables so work must have a suitable wire for the hook. We have pedestals and tables for freestanding art. However, if you have your own pedestals and/or risers, please bring them. 

Borrego Art Institute takes 45% of the selling price with the balance of 55% going to the artist or consignor. Price work accordingly. All work must be for sale.

Inventory sheets to fill out and bring in with your work can be requested by going to borregoartinstitute@gmail.com. We also request a biography from each artist in either a Word Document or PDF. There is a $15 per artist entry fee for non-members of BAI. Members pay no fee.

WORK MUST BE PICKED UP AT THE END OF THE SHOW.


SUMMER SHOW and SALE

Start : 06 May 2018

End: 8 October 2018

Art of all subject matter and mediums will be coming in all summer, replacing art that is sold. We will only accept art that has not been shown in the gallery before. Work will start to be received on April 28 and 29 and will be accepted all summer long. There will be an entry fee for non members of BAI of $10 per submitted work of art.

GUIDELINES FOR SUBMISSION and ACCEPTANCE:

Images of artwork for consideration can be submitted via email to borregoartinstitute@gmail.com.

Accepted art must be ready for display in a professional manner. We hang wall art from hooks on cables so work must have a suitable wire for the hook. We have pedestals and tables for freestanding art. However, if you have your own pedestals and/or risers, please bring them. 

Borrego Art Institute takes 45% of the selling price with the balance of 55% going to the artist or consignor. Price work accordingly. All work must be for sale.

Inventory sheets to fill out and bring in with your work can be requested by going to borregoartinstitute@gmail.com. We also request a biography from each artist in either a Word Document or PDF. 

WORK MUST BE PICKED UP AT THE END OF THE SHOW.

Check website for gallery days and hours.

 

Borrego Art Institute

665 Palm Canyon Drive

P.O. Box 2383

Borrego Springs, CA  92004

760-767-5152

borregoartinstitute@gmail.com

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