Call to Artist

Chris Bubany and Friends Gallery is currently considering local artists of all mediums for permanent membership, Artist in Residence, and Pop-Up Exhibit Participation.

If you have questions about joining our creative collaborative in any of these capacities, please email phillipsmith0690@comcast.net with your name and phone number with the message title: “Call to Artist.” You can preview the application for each participation option with the following links:

Participation & Membership Guidelines:

All artists considering membership, exhibition, or consignment in the Gallery must have their artwork juried by the membership. Juries once a month at full-membership meetings on the last Monday of the month.

Pop-Up Artist

Pop-Up Artists are invited to participate in one to three day exhibitions at the Chris Bubany & Friends Gallery. This special exhibition format is an opportunity to prominently curate your fine work in a beautiful and friendly environment with easy customer parking. 

Gallery hours: Tues - Sat 10 am - 5 pm; Thanksgiving - Christmas, Tues – Sat, 10 am - 5 pm, Sun. 10 am - 3 pm; Summer, Tues – Sat, 10 am - 4 pm

 

As a Pop-Up Artist, you:

  • display your work for one to three days in the most prominent section of the Gallery

  • process your own sales 

  • will have your event included in all our social media promotions, upcoming events calendar, and other Gallery publicity

  • will always have a Gallery member with you for support and guidance

Requirements for consideration

  • Online Application, including images of work [Download a Hardcopy of the File if you have trouble or Google requests you to sign in & you do not have a Google Account. Mail hardcopy.]

  • Email phillipsmith0690@comcast.net a message titled "PopUp Application Submitted" (click the email address)

  • Recommendation from an existing member of Chris Bubany and Friends

  • Agreement to be present with your artwork through the entirety of your exhibit and conduct all your own sales

  • Pop-Up Artist Agreement mailed to the Gallery with payment

  • Cost: One Day ($50), Two Days ($80), Three Days ($115)

Group Pop-Up Exhibitions may be discussed by contacting phillipsmith0690@comcast.net 

 

Full Membership

A collaborative membership with the Gallery requires completing this application and presenting your work to a member who will bring it to be juried at a General Membership Meeting.

  • Cost: A one-time NON-REFUNDABLE $600 membership fee, $200 per month for rent & expenses.

  • There is no commission or consignment fee.

  • As a member, you pay your own sales tax and all credit card charges are assessed a 3% bank fee.

  • As a member, you have access to the classroom at no fee and have the great resources of knowledge, experience, creativity and charisma of a dynamic group of endless talent.

  • Membership requires adherence to the Gallery Operating Agreement, which includes commitment to work in the Gallery for 1-3 days per month, conduct and record sales, attend monthly membership meetings, participate in Gallery events and serve on at least one committee related to Gallery operations.

  • The member, or a proxy, must be able to come to the Gallery within a few days to refresh and replenish displays.

 

Requirements for consideration​

  • Online Application, including images of work [Download a Hardcopy of the Application file if you have trouble or Google requests you to sign in & you do not have a Google Account. Mail hardcopy.]

  • Email phillipsmith0690@comcast.net a message titled "Membership Application Submitted" (click the email address to send from this site)

  • 3-5 Original artwork pieces to be shared at Member meeting, delivered at least one day prior

  • Agreement to the Gallery Operating Agreement, which includes agreement to work the front desk of the Gallery for 2-3 days per month, participation in Events & at least one committee related to Gallery operations

Consignment

For questions about the opportunity to consign your work with us at  please contact chrisbubanyart@gmail.com

 

Chris Bubany and Friends Gallery is a dynamic collaborative community of talented, generous, creative members. Thank you for your interest and we welcome the chance to meet you and enjoy your art.

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