Are you an Artists by passion or career? Do you have an alternative job to pay the bills but create art to feed your passion and/or supplement your income? The new co-working space @1403 and the Law and Entrepreneurship Clinic in partnership with Absolutely Art is seeking artists to display their work April 7 – June 8, 2016. There will be an Artist Reception in May, date TBD. We are exploring the varied talents and many hats of artists. We know many artists have to hold a steady job to pay the bills. We want to highlight how their professional career influences their art and vice versa. Artists of all disciplines are encouraged to submit.
Please include (deadline 3/31/16) : Name Business Name Email Address Phone Number Website/social media site Artist bio 3 to 5 photos of your work
This will be a group exhibit. Each artist will have 5-10 pieces in the show. You do not have to submit an image of every piece you would like to submit for the show in this first round. If your work is a match for the space you will be sent a catalogue to complete.
For questions or to submit your work please contact Meghan Blake-Horst, Owner Absolutely Art at 608-347-0267 or firstname.lastname@example.org . About @1403 (1403 University Ave.): At the Intersection of Innovation & Entrepreneurship Nestled in the heart of the UW-Madison campus, @1403 isn’t your average building. In fact, it’s not just a building, it’s a COMMUNITY of talented, innovative folks who are actively engaged in Madison’s entrepreneurial movement. As part of the world-class University Research Park, @1403 offers state-of-the-art facilities and co-working, networking, and mentoring opportunities to help turn big ideas into businesses. So, who’s @1403? gBeta – A UW-Madison campus-based offshoot of gener8tor, a renowned startup incubator Madworks Accelerator – Provides resources and mentorship to help select early-stage companies succeed Madworks Coworking (PDF) – Similar to its westside location, Madworks Coworking offers a fully loaded workspace and social and networking opportunities UW-Madison Discovery to Product – Provides resources to early stage projects conceived by UW faculty, staff, and/or students UW-Madison Law & Entrepreneurship Clinic – Provides free legal services to entrepreneurs and early stage companies About Absolutely Art: Absolutely Art stated in 2005 as an art gallery featuring fine art and affordable gifts from over 200 local artists. In 2014 Absolutely Art closed its retail location yet continues to work with many local businesses to connect local artists to these community minded businesses. We partner with offices, libraries, and coffee shops to install art shows on regular intervals. We work closely with each business to place art that is appropriate for the needs of each location. Exhibit length ranges based on the needs of the business. This dynamic rotation of art provides each business with an opportunity to keep things fresh and exciting. Customers love to see what is new each time they visit. We also work with individual artists and galleries who want to grow their art business. We provide one on one consulting. We provide guidance on pricing, display, marketing, social media, presentation, connecting with galleries, budgeting and much more.