neo: in partnership with Bolton Council Art Gallery invite contemporary visual artists to submit works in any media for the forthcoming neo:artprize 2019. The exhibition is open to all artists over the age of 18 worldwide.
Must be over the age of 18.
Must register, pay the non-refundable entry fee of £15 for up to two submissions and submit online, no later than midnight Sunday 26thMay 2019.
May enter two (2) artworks maximum. Substitutes will not be accepted.
Undertakes that the work submitted is of his or her own origination, and that he or she holds all moral and intellectual property rights in that work.
Must register and submit their online entry by the stated deadline, or the entry will be invalid.
Will be advised by email of the outcome of Stage 1 of the selection process by the 8thJune 2019.
Accepts responsibility for the transportation of the artworks to and from the designated delivery address if shortlisted for Stage 2. The organisers will not be liable for any loss or damage, however caused in transit to and from the exhibition. When artworks have arrived safely and undamaged, they will be insured whilst in the gallery for the full duration of install, exhibition and uninstallation and packing.
Will be advised by email of the outcome of the Final selection by the 25thAugust 2019.
If not selected for the Final Exhibition, agrees to collect their work from the specified address within the allotted time frame (19th– 22ndSeptember 2019). Works delivered by courier/postal service can be repacked in the original packaging and returned at the artist’s expense. If artworks are not collected by the allotted deadline, and there is no communication from the artist by the same deadline, Neoartists Studios CIC reserves the right to add it to the neo:Collection or dispose of it.
If selected for the Final Exhibition, agrees not to remove any artworks before the close of the Exhibition on 27thOctober 2019.
Accepts that, if a final exhibitor, all sales of exhibited work must be undertaken by Neoartists Studios CIC during the exhibition period.
If selected for the Exhibition, agrees to the reproduction of the submitted work or a detail of that work (at no fee) to be used in association with the exhibition, including press, publicity, catalogues and postcards.
Is aware that their details will remain confidential and not be disclosed to third parties. By submitting an email address, you are consenting to receive future emails from Neoartists Studios CIC relating to our exhibitions and events. Details will be kept for future exhibition opportunities with neo:. The artist can unsubscribe at any time, pressing the UNSUBSCRIBE button at the bottom of any email received from neo:.
Must represent the submitted artwork(s). The artwork shown on the image must be available, if shortlisted, for Stage 2 of the competition and the exhibition itself. Substitutes cannot be accepted.
Must be the original work of the artist named on the registration form.
Must, if shortlisted for Stage 2, be the same work as that submitted as an image at Stage 1 and be available for Stage 2 of the competition and, if selected, for the exhibition itself.
2D wall mounted work should measure no more than 2m high x 3m wide. Work made up of more than one piece, such as a diptych or triptych, must also be no larger than 2m high x 3m wide when displayed on a wall.
3D and installation size limitations are according to available space. If shortlisted, instructions for assembly of installation and 3D work must accompany work at Stage 2 delivery.
The judges’ decision will be final and binding and no correspondence will be entered into.
Work sold from the exhibition is subject to a 30% commission charge. This charge will be made by Neoartists Studios CIC upon completion of the sale and the remaining amount will be paid to the artist, after the close of the Exhibition. Please be advised to include the 30% commission within the sale price stated during the process.
Where the artist is registered for VAT, the sale price will, for commission purposes, be the price exclusive of the VAT charge.