Art Roundhay Park Leeds Winter 2019

Deadline: 21/01/2019  |  Published: 08/01/2019  |  Venue: Art Roundhay Park, The Mansion Conservatory, Roundhay Park, Mansion Lane, Leeds LS8 2HH.  |  City: Leeds  |  Region: West Yorkshire  |  Country: United Kingdom  |  Catriona Moore

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The English Art Co. hosts Art Roundhay Park at The Mansion Conservatory within the beautiful surroundings of Roundhay Park, Leeds, showcasing new original art, prints, stationery, gifts, homewares, fabric and wall coverings by regional artists and producers. We're here until 17th March 2019.

We're looking for a variety of original art, mediums and artists to supply original art, art prints and ceramics. 

Venue: The Mansion Conservatory, Roundhay Park, Mansion Lane, Leeds LS8 2HH.

Tone/Themes

  • Nature, floral, wildlife, landscape, landmarks, any connection to Roundhay Park.
  • Floral and natural - woods, floral, rivers, lakes...
  • Wildlife – swans, deer, herons, ducks, birds...
  • Roundhay Park – its landmarks and architecture - Waterloo Lake, Upper Lake, Barran's Fountain, bandstand, The Mansion...
  • Leeds/Yorkshire/Local interest


One panel per artist

  • Panel size: 1981 high x 838 wide x 35mm deep 
  • Two pieces on one panel
  • Each piece to be framed and ready to hang*


Business Model: 

  • Sale or return basis
  • 30% commission (+vat) 
  • plus £30 (+vat) per calendar month
  • No charge if volunteering 2 x shifts** per calendar month
    **Shift: 10am - 1pm or 1pm - 4pm


Commission charges to include:

  • Promotional material and signage 
  • On going advertising, PR and promotions to local media, press and social media
  • We'll supply pdf files to artists to email to all guests/databases/customers


*Delivery requirements

All items/works of art to be supplied with D Rings, strung and ready to hang, labelled and packaged up securely and supplied with consignment note.


Insurance

We're not covered by contents insurance but are for public liability. Everything will be manned during the period, and we will do our upmost to take care of your art.

Kindly supported by The Garden Room at The Mansion.

 

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Who is eligible for this opportunity?
Artists from Leeds, Yorkshire, born or now living and practising in the region.
When is the deadline?
Submission deadline: 21.1.19.
How many works can I submit?
Four
When is the delivery date?
29.1.19.
When do I need to collect my work?
18.3.19
How much does it cost?
Sale or return basis
30% commission (+vat)
plus £30 (+vat) per calendar month
No charge if volunteering to man up to 2 shifts a month
Shift = 10am - 1pm or 1pm - 4pm
Are there payments to artists?
Yes if sold, minus 30% commission (+ vat)
Is there a private view / opening?
1st February 5pm - 7pm
What are the exhibition opening hours?
10am - 4pm daily
Does the location have disabled access?
Yes
What publicity will be provided as part of the opportunity?
Advertising, social media (twitter, Facebook and Instagram), press releases to local press, leaflet drop and posters distributed locally; banner displayed and local signage.
Do I need to be present?
No, unless you wish to volunteer
Where will the exhibition be listed?
Eventbrite, Roundhay Park website, Leeds Inspired, Local press, The English Art Co website, partner websites

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