Registration Information for Artists

Applications for Artists are now being taken for the 13th Annual Manawatu Art Expo presented by the Feilding & District Art Society (FADAS). If you are interested in displaying and selling your original work, please read the information below and download a registration form to take part in this popular celebration of local and regional art!


REGISTRATION CLOSES SUNDAY, MAY 31 2020


There are three categories for registration:

NON-BAY
Artists may hang a maximum of five artworks.
Non-Bay Artists must return their Artwork Submission Form by June 21, 2020

SMALL BAY
Approximately 1.95m x 3m
You are encouraged to man your bay. Demonstrations are permitted.
Artwork Submission Forms are not required for Bay Artists.
You will be required to fill in labels (supplied by the Expo) neatly in black pen, with identical details to the swing tags on the back of each work.

Up to two artists may share a Small Bay.

LARGE BAY
Approximately 4.3m x 3m
You are encouraged to man your bay. Demonstrations are permitted.
Artwork Submission Forms are not required for Bay Artists.
You will be required to fill in labels (supplied by the Expo) neatly in black pen, with identical details to the swing tags on the back of each work.

Up to three artists may share a Large Bay.

The accepted mediums for this show are:

Watercolour • Oil • Acrylic • Ink
Pastel • Pencil • Charcoal
Mixed Media
Sculpture

All artwork must be able to be hung, or if sculpture, be freestanding and not exceed the artists bay area. All work MUST be original and for sale. The Manawatu Art Expo is a cash and carry sale. A 30% commission fee applies to ALL sales.

Regretfully we can not accept the following:

Composite paintings which span multiple frames
Photography • Prints • Cards
Functional Utilitarian 3D work
Computer Generated work
Art Class or School works

All artworks are subject to a scrutineer team who may reject any work not meeting desired standards of quality, presentation or other criteria. All decisions are final.

LOCATION

Located in the centre of the city of Palmerston North, next to Te Manawa Art Museum, Square Edge Art Space and the great cafes and restaurants of George Street and The Square.

Palmerston North Convention Centre
354 Main Street
Palmerston North
4410

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DATES

Friday, 10 July 2020
Saturday, 11 July 2020
Sunday 12 July 2020


Please download the 2020 Manawatu Art Expo Registration Form below: