We invite you to review the rules for submission, submission process, acceptance of artwork & venues where work will be shown. Accepted artists will exhibit their work in one of our downtown Rock Hill venues—historic settings in the first Cultural Development District of South Carolina that make the ART PARTY experience distinctive.
If your work is selected by our jurors, your work will be exhibited at one of our Old Town or Knowledge Park corridor businesses—“Venues”—from Monday, November 8 through Saturday, November 20.
ENTRY SUBMISSION DEADLINE: EXTENDED TO OCTOBER 4!
RULES FOR SUBMISSION
Make sure your artwork is prepared and submitted properly for entry.
DEADLINE: TUE, September 28, 2021 Artists must complete the online submission form, including high-resolution images (at least 300dpi/1MB), and pay a non-refundable entry fee through Paypal.
#1 SUBMIT a Google Entry Form
You will need to have images of your work ready to upload
#2 PAY Entry Fee
FEE: $30 PER CATEGORY
LIMIT 2 CATEGORIES
Once accepted, Artist & Venue Hosting Agreement must be completed to confirm your participation.
Artists will be notified of acceptance into the Juried Exhibition via e-mail by TUE, OCT 12, 2021.
All submissions will be reviewed by an independent juror/jury.
The top-rated artists will be invited to exhibit during Art Party, in Rock Hill, South Carolina. The juror/jury will also award prizes for 1st ($1500), 2nd ($1000) and 3rd ($500) place. Winners will be announced during Shindig! on Saturday, November 20, 2021 — the final Art Party event. (Artists need not be present to win.)
After being informed of acceptance, the artist will be informed of the Venue location to deliver their accepted artwork. Artists & Venues will be paired by Friday Arts Project. To confirm your participation, you’ll sign an Artist and Venue Hosting Agreement. Artist and Venue Hosting Agreement must be completed by THU, OCT 22, 2021. Artwork may be moved to another Venue at the discretion of Friday Arts Project.
DELIVERY & REMOVAL OF WORK
DELIVERY OF WORK – The artist is responsible for transportation and cost of transportation of the accepted artwork to, and removal of the artwork from, the Venue location. Artwork must be delivered no sooner than WED, OCT 27, and no later than FRI, OCT 9 (5PM). Artist is responsible for making arrangements with the Venue to drop off work. Site-specific and Installation works that have been accepted must be delivered, installed and removed by the artist by making an appointment with the Venue. Except for installation artists (see above), Artists are not required to install their work. Our team will be installing the artwork at each of the approved, selected Venues. REMOVAL OF WORK – Artwork needs to be removed no later than TUE, November 23 (5PM) Please see the Rules for Submission for complete guidelines.
THU, OCTOBER 15, 2021 Artist will be informed of the Venue location to deliver their accepted artwork via email.
WED, OCTOBER 22, 2021 Artist & Venue Hosting Agreement must be completed to confirm your participation.
FRI, OCTOBER 29, 2021 Artwork must be delivered by this date.
NOV 8 — NOV 20, 2021 Artwork will remain on display in the Venues throughout the Juried Exhibition.
TUE, NOVEMBER 23, 2021 Artwork must be removed by this date.