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This project was made possible, in part, with funding by the Arts & Science Council and the North Carolina Arts Council, an agency of the Department of Cultural Resources, and the National Endowment for the Arts, which believes that a great nation deserves great art.


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June 2017 Show: Binders-Mint Hill Arts Judged Competition

Mint Hill Arts is pleased to present our Fifth Annual Binders-Mint Hill Arts Judged Competition.
The Show Sponsor is:
Binders Artist Supply
Cotswold Shopping Center
284 S. Sharon Amity Rd.
Charlotte, NC 28211
704.442.2608
www.bindersart.com



Open To:
Members and non-members of Mint Hill Arts.

Categories:
No categories; any medium.

Intake:
Friday, May 26, 4:00PM - 6:00PM
Saturday, May 27, 10:00AM - 12:00PM
at the gallery at 11205 Lawyers Road, Mint Hill, NC

Pickup:
Friday, June 23, 4:00PM - 6:00PM
Saturday, June 24, 10:00AM - 12:00PM

Opening Reception:
Friday, June 2, 7:00PM to 9:00PM at the gallery at 11205 Lawyers Road, Mint Hill, NC.
Judging will be announced at 8:00PM.

Sizes:
>2D work cannot exceed 60" x 60".
>3D work cannot exceed 36" footprint by 7" in height. It must fit through the door, be easily transportable, and be displayed appropriately.

Fees:
MHA Members: $10 per artist, for up to 2 pieces.
Non-members: $30 per artist, for up to 2 pieces.

Rules:
> Each artist may enter up to two individual pieces in any 2-D or 3-D discipline, including, oils, watercolors, acrylics, pastels, pencil, ink, dyes, fabric, wood, metal, glass, plastic, chalk, charcoal, paper, mixed media, foam, cardboard, plaster, ceramics, welding, casting, resin, photography [conventional film or computer enhanced or generated], lithographs, serigraphs, batiks, paper mache', or any other material.
> All work must be original. No giclees. We understand that photography is, by nature, a print and will be regarded as original art.
> Students may enter but only if the instructor has not touched the artwork. All work must be done by the artist. Reproductions of work done by other artists will be disqualified from the judging.
> All 2D artwork must be properly framed and wired (see below for more information). If your 2-D work does not require a frame, hanging must be thought out so it is ready to be displayed. 3-D work that is designed to hang should also be ready to be displayed.
> All artists must fill out our Gallery Registration Form and affix our Intake Labels. See our website to access these forms. Completing them ahead of time is recommended, but they will be available at Intake for those who choose to fill them out in the gallery.
> Mint Hill Arts reserves the right to turn down any artwork that it deems as inappropriate, unsafe for public display or too difficult to install.
> Entering artists must be 18 years old or have written permission from a parent/guardian.

Prizes:
Best of Show: $200 Binders Gift Certificate
First Prize: $150 Binders Gift Certificate
Second Prize: $100 Binders Gift Certificate
Third Prize: $75 Binders Gift Certificate
Honorable Mentions (4): $25 Binders Gift Certificate

Judges:
A team from Binders, headed by Chad Cartwright, will serve as our judges.

Commissions:
Mint Hill Arts requires a commission (20%) on all work sold through our gallery. All sales are run through the gallery and checks are made payable to Mint Hill Arts. Artists are paid within 30 days of the sale All proceeds from sales go to Mint Hill Arts, an all-volunteer non-profit art organization. You do not have to put your work up for sale; whether to sell, and the price of your work, is determined by you. Sold work can be taken from the gallery at the time of the sale.




Mint Hill Arts is located at 11205 Lawyers Rd, Ste. A, Mint Hill, NC 28227
Phone: 980-226-5532

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