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Stamford Art Festival at Harbor Point, Stamford, CT

July 29 - 30, 2017

Saturday 10 – 5, Sunday 10 – 5 StamfordArtFestival.org

Newly developed and renovated Harbor Point is a mecca of shops, restaurants and living space overlooking the beautiful Stamford Harbor. The venue is stunning and impressive. This will be the premier year for the Stamford Art Festival and will follow the weekend after the Westport Fine Art Festival and be based on the Bruce Museum shows in Greenwich, CT.

As a museum quality juried Fine Art and Fine Crafts Festival, all works exhibited must be hand made and created by the artist. The Artist must be present to represent their artwork for both days of the two day Art Festival. Stamford Art Festival is a free community arts event. Bios, education and demos are strongly encouraged and free art materials made available to inspire new artists and patrons.

Bruce Museum Festival, Norwalk Art Festival and Saratoga Arts Celebration exhibitors are invited, jury exempt to participate.  All media categories will be limited for a well balanced show and a fair art market. This is an artist-friendly show with an enthusiastic audience.         

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Stamford Art Festival   -  2017 Artist Application

July 29 - 30, 2017 at

Harbor Point Park

1 Harbor Point Street

Stamford, CT

Saturday 10 - 5 Sunday 10 - 5

StamfordArtFestival.org      Gordonfinearts.org

 

APPLICATION (please print)

Name(s)________________________________________________________________________________

Address________________________________________________________________________________

_____________________________________________________________________Zip_______________

Phone____________________________________Cell__________________________________________

E-mail________________________________Web site___________________________________________

CT State Sales Tax Number_________________________________________ Will Apply________________

Category ______________________________________________________________________________

Briefly describe your work _________________________________________________________________

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Bio Highlights and recent shows____________________________________________________________

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Space Request _________________________________________________________________________

Additional Name Tag_____________________________________________________________________

The undersigned does hereby forever discharge, release and hold harmless Building and Land Technologies, and its Officers, Agents and Assigns, The People of the State of Connecticut, Executive Department, Gordon Fine Arts,LLC., Sue Brown Gordon, Show organizers, employees, volunteers and the city of Stamford, CT, of and from any and all manners of actions, suits, damages or claims what so ever arising from personal injury and loss or damage to the property of the undersigned while in the possession or supervision of the art show at Stamford Art Festival, Show fees will not be refunded due to cancellation of the show. Show fees will not be refunded 45 days before show. I agree to personally exhibit July 29 & 30, 2017. The work I show will be handmade by me.

Date____________________________Signature(s)_____________________________________________

Please return this form with:

__ Email 5 JPG  Images, 4 + 1 of display booth to:  Suebg.art@gmail.com    date emailed______________

__  or CD, 4 JPG  images plus one of your display .(CD preferred, slides accepted)

__ Use my images from Bruce Museum/ - send only 1 disc for both. __use my images from Saratoga __Norwalk__Westport

__ Jury fee $30

__ SASE - self addressed stamped envelope for notification.

__ Booth fee of:

__ $365 10' x 10' outdoor space ___ $100 corner preferred

__ $730 24' x 10' double outside

Deadline: April 20, 2017

 Categories will be limited and balanced

Make all checks payable to:

Sue Brown Gordon

Mail to:

Sue Brown Gordon

Stamford Art Festival

26 Yew Street

Norwalk, CT 06850

 

cell (518)852-6478

e-mail:  suebg.art@gmail.com

www.gordonfinearts.org

www.StamfordArtFestival.org

 

Stamford Art Festival at Harbor Point,  Stamford, CT

            

             July 29 - 30, 2017             

Saturday 10 – 5, Sunday 10 – 5                                                                                                          StamfordArtFestival.org

 

Newly renovated Harbor Point is a mecca of shops, restaurants and living space overlooking the beautiful Stamford Harbor.  The venue is stunning and impressive.  This will be the premier year for this event and will follow the weekend after the Westport Fine Art Festival and be based on the Bruce Museum shows in Greenwich, CT. 

 

As a museum quality juried Fine Art and Fine Crafts Festival, all works exhibited must be hand made and created by the artist. The Artist must be present to represent their artwork for both days of the two day Art Festival.  Stamford Art Festival is a free community arts event. Bios, education and demos are strongly encouraged and free art materials are made available to inspire new artists and patrons.

 

Bruce Museum Festival exhibitors are invited, jury exempt to participate.

 

           All media is acceptable. Categories will be limited to ensure a

           well balanced show and a fair art market.

 

Prints are allowed but must make up less than 15% of work exhibited and be clearly marked.

No photography on canvas.

All works must be juried in the category you are applying for.

Jewelry must be handmade and not mainly imported or manufactured components. No straight beaded jewelry or buy/sell is allowed. Violators will be asked to remove any unjuried work and may be asked to leave. Please do not show jewelry if you did not jury for that category as well.

Displays must be attractive and crowd proof. Each exhibitor is responsible for providing their own display and all exhibit equipment. As we are Harbor side and it is breezy, all tents must be properly weighted.  Bring WEIGHTS. Seriously, bring weights to this show.

There are sprinklers on site, so there can be NO STAKING DOWN.  You will be displaying on a flat pristine lawn or flat boardwalk overlooking the harbor.

 

        There will be Friday and Saturday Set-up.

        You will be able to park nearby but you may wish to bring a hand truck.

 

Security is provided from Friday and Saturday nights, you are at your own risk.

Do not leave valuables in your booth over night.

Overnight vehicle parking is allowed on site.

 

The show is pet friendly to friendly pets.

 

If you have any questions please contact us.

Thank you for your application and for sharing your art with us.

         Sue Brown Gordon

Festival Director,  Gordon Fine Arts 

Suebg.art@gmail.com

518-852-6478