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Open Call for Artists Exhibition "Utopia" (Expired)

OPEN CALL FOR ARTISTS EXHIBITION "UTOPIA". ART from HEART calls all Artists working in any medium to join the upcoming exhibition "Utopia", inspired by the theme of ECOFeminism, exploring the relationship between nature and women. A utopian world where Nature and Women are not mistreated. The aim is to inspire and support equality in communities.

We welcome new artistic interpretations in the Ecological side, Feminist side, and/or the relationship between them. We also welcome artworks made in early decades responding to the first ECOFeminist movement that started in the 1970s.

The ECOFeminism Festival 2020 is a unique exhibiting opportunity not to be missed! The Festival encompases a full programme of workshops, performances, concerts, a short-films festival, a conference, and an artist-in-residence, over 2-weeks.

Artists working in any style and medium 2D, drawing, painting, printmaking, collage, photography, 3D, sculptures, ceramics, installations, video, new media, etc. are welcome to apply.

Please read carefully the Terms & Conditions before submiting the artworks. Thank you!


ARTWORK: Any media, maximum size of each Artwork is 2.50m x 2m

SUBMISSION FEE: There is a non-refundable administration fee of £10 for your submission for up to 4 artworks in any media, either individual or a series. 

FRAMING: All artworks on paper must be framed unless they are very large. Paintings are not required framed -if the canvas is in good condition. All Artworks must be ready for hanging.

EXHIBITION HANGING: The Gallery provides the hanging system. Drilling is not allowed. If needed, you can use white tac. Artists will be asked to volunteer to help hang their own work. 

EXHIBITING FEES: Successful Artists will be requested to pay an exhibiting fee of £40 towards cost of hiring the Art Pavilion Gallery.

ACCEPTANCE OF PLACES: Confirmation is made by payment of exhibiting fees in full by Online Bank transfer BACS. Please inform us immediately if you are unable to take up your place - so that we may offer it to another Artist. The deadline for receipt of all exhibiting fees is Monday 24th February 2020.

ART DELIVERY DATES: Monday 23rd & Tuesday 24th March 2020 from 9.00 - 19.00pm.

ART COLLECTION DATE: The main collection of works will take place on Sunday 5th April 2020 from 20.00 -21.30pm -after the Exhibition Closing. Exhibiting Artists must ensure prompt delivery & collection within the timings stated unless special arrangements have been previously agreed with the Curator.

PUBLICITY AND MARKETING: The Festival will be advertised in the local press. Flyers and Posters will be circulated nearer the time.Please share this callout with friends & colleagues on social media channels: 

Facebook Instagram @artfromheart_uk 

INVIGILATING THE EXHIBITION: All exhibiting Artists will be expected to volunteer some time for invigilating the Gallery, Pop-Up Shop and Bar at Events. An invigilation rota will be circulated. 

SALES: The Exhibition will have a Pop-Up Shop where Artists can sell postcards, prints, crafts, books, etc. free of commission. However, ART from HEART charges 20% commission for sales of exhibited artworks only. All sold artworks must remain in the exhibition until the close of the show on Sunday 5th April after 20.00 pm. Artworks may be collected by the buyer or delivered by the Artist.

EXHIBITION INSURANCE: ART from HEART will provide Public Liability Insurance only. We advise participating Artists to insure their artworks.

ALL GENERAL QUERIES: Questions about applications, Installations, Experimental works, Video: Please contact the curator by e-mail, giving some indication of the nature of your query and remember to include your contact phone number:

 Best wishes,

ART from HEART Team


Tuesday 4 February, 2020
Monday 17 February, 2020
The Art Pavilion, Mile End Park
Venue Address
Clinton Rd

London , London

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