Call for submissions: Food to Go…

Project Ability presents Food to go… an exhibition celebrating food, plenty, production and food related items.

This is a call for submissions to all artists working in all media inspired by FOOD. Food to go… is a one stop Christmas shop. Enter the gallery, browse the shelves, select and purchase, pay at the till, pack and go.

Painting, drawing, textiles, print, ceramics, or sculptures can all be submitted, just as long as it relates to food.

Food to go… is a cornucopia of gooeyness, gluttony, beauty and abundance, classical and comforting, still and effervescent. 

Food to go… is presented by Project Ability as an inclusive platform for artists with different lived experience to come together to celebrate their creativity and their love of food.  Selected works will be exhibited impartially alongside art produced in Project Ability’s studio by children and young people with disabilities, people with mental ill-health and people with learning disabilities.

Submission process and regulations

Exhibition dates and times:
Opening reception Saturday 28th November, 1 – 3pm
Late night opening and evening reception Thursday 3rd December 6 – 8pm. 
Exhibition 28th November – 22nd December, Tuesday – Saturday 10am-5pm

Timetable for submitting entries
Artists working in all media are invited to submit up to three artworks.  Email submission form to submissions@project-ability.co.uk.  Submitted jpegs will be used for an online catalogue and for press and publicity purposes.
The closing date for submission is Friday 23rd October and the selection takes place on Wednesday 28th October. 

Important
Attached to every item must be an identification label with title and artist contact details.

Times for Handing in and Collecting
Selected work must be delivered to Project Ability, Trongate 103, Glasgow, G1 5HD in person by Friday 13th November. 
The artist will be notified when work is sold and unsold work must be collected from Project Ability between Tuesday 5th and Friday 8th January 2016, 10 – 5pm.

Artwork permitted
Artists are invited to submit up to 3 pieces of work, number 1 to 3 in order of hanging preference.
2d and 3d work in all media is permitted, all works submitted must be unique original works.  2d work must be securely framed and of a good standard.  3d work must be stable and in a safe manner.

Sales
Project Ability’s Christmas sale is our annual fundraiser and the artist agrees to donate to Project Ability a minimum of 40% from the sale of each item submitted.  Sales will be banked by Project Ability with the agreed percentage due to the artist to be paid as soon as possible after the exhibition.

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