2018 Artist REGISTRATIONpdf icon

Artist and Venue Hosting Agreement

Grand Haven Main Street

Phone: (616) 935-3216  ghmainstreet@gmail.com

519 Washington Ave.  Grand Haven, Michigan 49417

 

Event Information

Same as previous years – you may enter 1 piece in each of 5 categories.  Registration for each piece is also the same at $25.  You can enter one piece per category – painting, photography, drawing, mixed media, and sculpture(3D). So, upwards of 5 entries total, as long as each one is in a different category. An individual artist can only WIN a prize in one category in the popular vote competition.

See below for further information on categories and awards.

The list of businesses who expressed an interest in participating this year can be viewed via the following link:

link to follow soon

As in previous years, ArtWalk will NOT match businesses and artists. It is the Artists responsibility to arrange for their work to be displayed at a participating venue.  It is the Venues responsibility  to provide the names of artists that will be displaying in their space.

Important Grand Haven ArtWalk Dates, 2018:

September 2, 2018 – Deadline for Artist Registration

September 8, 2018 –  ArtWalk Kick-off with Art in Motion (TBD)

September 22 – 24, 2018  – Deliver, set-up art for display at venue(s), per agreement w/venue

September 26 – October 6, 2018 – ArtWalk Event

September 29 & 30, 2018 – Artists Meet & Greet Concert & Artists’ Market (optional)

October 4, 2018 (Thursday) – ArtWalk Awards Ceremony & Reception

October 7, 2018 (Sunday) – Clean up /Remove art (at 5 p.m. unless other arrangements are made)

ART CATEGORIES

Category 1 – Drawing/Collage/Print/Print Media

Basic Definition: Implying volume, space and color with the use of line.

Category 2 – Painting

Basic Definition: Artwork would include any paint or any mix of paint media.

Category 3 – Photography

Basic Definition: Traditional photo process, digital, and computer enhanced.

Category 4—Sculpture (3-D)

Category 5 – Specialty Media

Basic definition:  Any media that cannot be defined by the other four categories.  Inclusive, but not limited to jewelry, fabrics, fiber, etc.

ARTIST FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

When can I begin contacting venues?

As soon as you are registered.

How do I find out which venues are participating?

A complete list of participating venues can be easily found at  www.ghartwalk.com under Artists & Venues in the  Venues Seeking Artists Tab or by clicking the following link.

link coming soon

How many pieces can I enter in ArtWalk?

You can enter one piece per category – painting, photography, drawing, mixed media, and sculpture(3D). So, upwards of 5 entries total, as long as each one is in a different category. An individual artist can only WIN a prize in one category in the popular vote competition.  There is a $25 registration fee for each piece entered.

 

Can I sell my work during the event?

Yes, you are allowed to sell your art during the event. However, ALL artwork must remain in the venue until the close of the event.

 

 

 

 

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