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      March 1, 2019

      Friday   9:00 AM - 5:00 PM (daily for 2 times)

      805 University Ave, Suite E
      Los Gatos, California 95032

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      Call for Artists: Very Very Rare Affordable Art Fair

      Emerging, established, and under-represented artists are invited to show their work at JCO'S Art Haus' upcoming art extravaganza:
      The Very Very Rare Affordable Art Fair!
      NO application fee. NO exhibitor's fee.
      We showcase previously-exhibited works by established artists and new works by emerging talent, in an unpretentious environment, for one weekend only.

      We are interested in artists working in ALL mediums, including / not limited to: works on paper, mixed media, florals, seascapes, original paintings, small sculpture, ceramics, abstracts, photography, still life, unique (!!) landscapes.... I mean, you get the idea.

      All #artists will first apply via email. Selected artists will meet with our curatorial team (Julie Coconate Jenkins // owner & Bridget McMahon // Art Haus director) at the Art Haus to share their work in person.

      A B O U T
      The Very Very Rare Affordable #ArtFair, formerly known as "Got Art? The Affordable Art Show", has been seeking the best under-represented artists and promoting affordable art since 2001. With only two (!) shows (!) per (!) year (!!), each features different emerging, established, and under-represented artists working in all sizes, mediums, and styles.
      Our mission is to create new #artcollectors by exciting them with accessible #art presented in an unpretentious environment, showcasing previously-exhibited works by established artists and new works by emerging talent.

      T I M E L I N E
      Entry deadline: Wednesday, February 27
      Artist auditions: Friday, March 1 —Saturday, March 2
      Notifications to artists by: Friday, March 8
      Closing Reception (artist's presence requested, not required): Sunday, April 28
      Affordable Art Fair: Thursday, April 25 - Sunday, April 28

      R E Q U I R E M E N T S
      • Original artwork should cost $5,000 and under
      • Gallery pricing and studio pricing must be consistent
      • Open to possibly (!) discounting between 5% — 25% for one weekend only

      S A L E S / F E E S
      • NO exhibitor's fees
      • NO application fees
      • Sales are split 50% artist / 50% Art Haus

      A P P L Y
      To apply, please email fineart@jcosplace.com with the following:
      1. IMAGES
      • 5 — 10 high-resolution images of your work
      • Files must* be titled as: LastName.Title.Size.Medium.Price.jpg // (example: Jenkins.Anticipation.30X30.OilOnCanvas.2500.jpg)
      *we will receive thousands of image files as we curate this show; your upfront effort in preparing your images is invaluable!
      2. AVAILIBILITY
      • Indicate three preferred, available, 30-minute time slots for your audition: jcosplace.com/apply/appointments
      3. YOUR ARTIST'S STATEMENT and / or C.V.
      4. PORTFOLIO WEBSITE (if applicable).

      ON THE DAY OF YOUR “ARTIST AUDITION”, PLEASE BRING:
      1. 8 - 10+ original works of art
      2. C.V. / Curriculum Vitae
      3. Artist’s Statement— a cohesive statement which ties your work together
      4. Inventory Sheet: Image, Title, Medium, Size, Price
      5. Your unique personality & enthusiasm for your work

      L E A R N M O R E
      jcosplace.com/apply
      jcosplace.com/art-fair
      bit.ly/VeryVery-Spring19

      C O N T A C T
      Bridget McMahon // Art Haus Director
      fineart@jcosplace.com
      JCO’S Art Haus
      805 University Avenue, # E • Los Gatos, CA 95032

      Cost: Free - NO application fee. NO exhibitor's fee. NO staffing requirement!

      Categories: Art Galleries & Exhibits | Sales & Retail

      This event repeats daily for 2 times: Mar 1, Mar 2

      Event details may change at any time, always check with the event organizer when planning to attend this event or purchase tickets.
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