Call for Art: Tuscan Art Auction

Call for Small Works

Providence Art Club “Piccola”

Silent Auction

Artworks with an Italian Theme for an Evening in Tuscany
Open to Artist and Arts Professional Members

Details:
The Providence Art Club seeks small works in all media by Exhibiting Artist Members or Arts Professional Members with Italian themes (EG: Tuscan landscapes, still life, or works inspired by Italian masters), for a special mini silent auction fundraiser to coincide with its Evening in Tuscany event on June 10, 2021. The goal of this event is to both celebrate the inspiration Italy has provided for artists over the years and to raise funds for the Club’s public educational programming. Works will be subject to a base commission of 40%. Artists are welcome to donate 100% of the proceeds if they wish. Works must be original, framed, and may not exceed 16” x 20”.
Submission information is due online by Monday, May 17.
Works should be delivered to the Club no later than Monday, June 7.
Late submissions will not be accepted.
Specifications:
Submissions may be submitted by Exhibiting Artist Members or Arts Professional Members of the Art Club. Works in all media are welcome. Works should not exceed a size of 16” x 20” and all submissions should be framed and properly prepared for presentation.
Photography and Information Form:
Participating artists must fill out our online submission form and provide a hi-res JPEG image of their submission to participate. Gallery staff are not available to photograph submissions, this is the responsibility of the artist. You can find the form by CLICKING HERE.
Pricing and Sales:
This sale is intended to be a fundraiser for the Art Club. Works that sell will be subject to a 40% commission for the Club with 60% returning to the artist. Artists are welcome to donate 100% of the proceeds if they wish. Artists may designate their own starting price when submitting. Bid increments will be a percentage according to the base price. Submitted works will be online for a period prior to the June 10th event for online bidding. Depending on the response, a number of works will be displayed during the event.
Due Dates:
The online submission form and photographs of the submitted work are due by Monday, May 17. Works should be delivered to the Club in-person no later than Monday, June 7 for the June 10 live event.
For questions about this project, contact Gallery Manager Michael Rose at michael@providenceartclub.org or at 401-331-1114 x 5.
  • Tuesday, April 20, 2021 - Monday, May 17, 2021
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm