ENTRY INSTRUCTIONS

 


YOU ARE INVITED TO SHOWCASE YOUR WORK
AT THE GLOBAL REFLECTIONS EXHIBIT
DURING THE 2021 INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL


This exhibit features the work of Plano Art Association members. The fifty-plus works are a global reflection of the vision of this group of very talented artists. PAA artists are pleased to showcase their art in the exciting celebration of the international confluence of Plano.

Hours of the exhibit at Gallery@Courtyard are Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

EVENT DETAILS

WHAT

This is an art exhibit featuring 2D artworks (including photography) that reflect the universal language of art. It is part of the 2021 Plano International Festival. More than 20,000 people are forecasted to attend the Festival.

WHEN

The exhibit will open on Wednesday, September 15, and close on October 21. The gallery is open Monday through Friday, from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

KEY DATES FOR PARTICIPANTS

  • Call for entries: Week of August 16
  • Entry Deadline: Thursday, September 2
  • Artist Drop Off: Monday, September 13 (12 - 4 PM)
  • Show Opens: Wednesday, September 15
  • Gallery remains open Monday – Friday, (12 - 4 PM)
  • Awards Reception: Friday, September 22 (7 - 8:30 PM)
  • Show Closes, Friday, October 22, at 4:00 PM
  • Artist Pick Up: Saturday, October 23 (12 - 4 PM)

PARTICIPATION

  • Open to members of Plano Art Association
  • Artists may submit up to three pieces.
  • Acceptance will be based on number of total submissions and space available for exhibiting, on a first come first serve basis.
  • Artists will be notified of the number of pieces that are accepted to be exhibited.
  • Exhibit space is limited to approximately 50 pieces.
  • This exhibit is for 2-dimensional artwork only
  • Maximum width for artwork is 40 inches including the frame
  • No nude subject matter will be accepted.
  • All pieces must be ready to hang with wire; no eye hooks or saw tooth hangers allowed.

AWARDS

Juried Awards will be presented: 1st $300, 2nd $150, 3rd $100 and three Merit Awards for $50 each will be presented Each winner will also receive tickets to Dancing with the Symphony

ENTRY FEES

PAA MEMBERS - Members may enter up to three pieces for a total fee of $30

SALES

Exhibiting artists may sell their work during the show. A 30% commission
will be retained by Plano Art Association.

ENTRY PROCESS

  • Click below to register and upload up to three images of your work. You will be able to fill out necessary entry information and pay entry fees online through our online form.
  • Have your credit card information handy.
  • Artists will be notified about how many of their works can be included in the exhibit along with a reminder of hanging regulations, key times for drop-off, reception, pick-up, etc., etc.