CALL TO ARTISTS - Wood n Arts Exhibition

Call to Artists and Artisans!
BBAC Wood n Arts Exhibition - November 4th - 26th
The Baggage Building Arts Centre invites Artists and Artisans who work with wood or bark to submit pieces for our first ever Wood N Arts Exhibition. This is an open call to Thunder Bay and regional artists to submit artwork including wood carving, basket making, painting on or mixed media using wood or bark.
Submission Deadline: Sept 30th, 2017
- Each person/group may submit multiple pieces, the pieces chosen will depend on space availability we will take at least one piece from each artist/group
- Submissions including the following information may be sent email to
- An image of the work
- Artist Name
- Contact email and phone #
- Title or Name of the artwork
- Type of design & materials used
- Size
- Price or "Not For Sale"
- We do have a limited amount of lockable display cases for smaller works of art.
- Wall hanging artwork must have wire or appropriate hooks to be hung with our security hanging system.
- The exhibition curator will work with artists to achieve creative ways to hang or display artwork.
- the following criteria will be considered when selecting work for the exhibit: • Originality • Artistic merit and interest • Creativity of expression and medium/s used • The ability to display the work of art
- Artists will be notified by email on or before Oct 10th, 2017 of the selected pieces

- All artwork will be displayed by the exhibition curator and staff of the BBAC
- Each piece must have a label attached to the back or bottom with the following info:Name/Title of the work, Type of materials, Artist's Name, Price or not for sale.
- Artwork may be priced for sale or marked not for sale, the BBAC takes a 20% commission on all sales be sure to price accordingly
- All works must be finished and ready for display, please be sure the work is clean and dust free

Drop Off Dates: Oct 29 & 31st
Sunday 29th--------12pm-4pm
Tuesday 31st-------11am-5pm

Pick Up Dates: Nov 28th & 29th
Tuesday 28th--------11am-5pm
Wednesday 29th ---11am-5pm

• If drop off or pick up times do not work with your schedule please contact me closer to the date to make other arrangements Angie at the BBAC - 684-2063