Located at 1300 Gendy Street, the FWCAC is part of the most architecturally significant museum districts in the United States. The striking modern Herbert Bayer building (with a later O’Neil Ford addition) opened to the public in 1954 as home to one of the most prestigious and oldest collecting organizations in the state of Texas, the Modern Museum of Fort Worth. When, in 2002, the Modern moved down the street, the Fort Worth Community Arts Center opened. The building has exhibited world class art and supported the performing arts for more than half a century. The Arts Council manages the FWCAC, provides leadership and funding to local arts organizations through our competitive and administers the Fort Worth Public Art program.


Fort Worth Community Arts Center

1300 Gendy Street

Fort Worth, Texas 76107

Giovanni Valderas

Exhibition Manager

817.298.3021

gvalderas@artscouncilfw.org

The Fort Worth Community Arts Center is now accepting submissions for works to be sold in the ARTshop on a consignment basis. Pieces accepted will remain in the ARTshop for 3 months with an option to extend the time based on sales.  There are no limitations in what can be submitted but we favor smaller pieces since the space is small. You will not receive an acceptance or decline letter. We keep all submissions on file and may request pieces at anytime.

ABOUT US: Located at 1300 Gendy Street, the FWCAC is part of the most architecturally significant museum districts in the United States. The striking modern Herbert Bayer building (with a later O’Neil Ford addition) opened to the public in 1954 as home to one of the most prestigious and oldest collecting organizations in the state of Texas, the Modern Museum of Fort Worth. When, in 2002, the Modern moved down the street, the Fort Worth Community Arts Center opened. The building has exhibited world class art and supported the performing arts for more than half a century. The Arts Council manages the FWCAC, provides leadership and funding to local arts organizations through our competitive Grants Program and administers the Fort Worth Public Art program.

SUBMISSION: Proposals will be viewed from images submitted only through the gallery’s online submission. Images must be JPEGs with minimum width/height of 800 pixels, maximum size as 2MB. Do not use spaces or special characters (!@$, etc) in image file names. 

REMOVAL: All hand delivered work must be picked up on the date specified. Works not removed on these days will be placed in storage and released at gallery’s convenience. Any work left for 60 days after the assigned pick up date becomes the property of the Arts Center.

USE OF IMAGES: Any image submitted may be used for non-commercial, marketing or promotional purposes directly related to this show. This use may include in any publications, printed materials, advertisements, or electronic media. Copyright and all other rights remain that of the artist.

CONTACT/QUESTIONS: Please direct all questions to:

Marla Fleischmann Owen

Arts Center Director 

1300 Gendy Street Fort Worth, TX,  76107 

direct: 817.298.3026

marla@artscouncilfw.org 

By submitting your work, you agree to all of the following terms. The party who is granting the right to sell its Artwork will be referred to as the Consignor, and the other party who is receiving the right to sell the Artwork will be referred to as "Fort Worth Community Arts Center" (Consignee).

The parties agree as follows:

     I.               RIGHT TO SELL. Consignor owns the item(s) identified in Exhibit “A” (the “artwork”). In accordance with this Agreement, Consignor grants the Fort Worth Community Arts Center (FWCAC), of 1300 Gendy Street, Fort Worth, Texas 76107, an exclusive right to sell under the terms of this Agreement.  

Consignor agrees to deliver to the FWCAC, on consignment, the Artwork five (5) business days prior to the Agreement’s Effective Date. The FWCAC agrees to devote its best efforts to the sale of the Artwork.  All sales prices and terms of sale shall be determined by mutual consent of the parties prior to the date the contract becomes effective. 

As of May 1, 2014 the FWCAC will be adding a temporary satellite gallery in the South 7th Shopping Area.  This space may move locations throughout the shopping area.  Items on consignment to the FWCAC may be displayed at either location at the discretion of the FWCAC.

      II.            LEGAL AUTHORITY. Consignor is the sole owner of the Artwork, and possesses the legal authority to consign these items.

    III.            LENGTH OF AGREEMENT. Terms of this Consignment Agreement are for a 90 day period from the Effective Date.  Upon conclusion of the 90 days Consignor has 10 days to pick-up or otherwise arrange the removal of any and all unsold Artwork. At the end of that 10 day period all remaining Artwork becomes the property of the Fort Worth Community Arts Center to dispose of as it deems appropriate.  This Agreement may be renewed under the same terms and conditions for an additional 90 days if both parties are in agreement.

    IV.            PROCEEDS OF SALES. The Fort Worth Community Arts Center will pay to the Consignor a portion of the sales proceeds which shall be calculated as follows: 75% of the pre-tax proceeds from the sale of the Artwork.  The amount determined in the previous sentence shall be paid in full to the Consignor in fourteen (14) business days after the termination of this Agreement.  With each payment, the Fort Worth Community Arts Center will submit to the Consignor a written report summarizing all transactions involving the Artwork that sets forth, but is not limited to, the calculation of the amount of the net proceeds payment and the extent of current/remaining inventory.

      V.            STATE AND LOCAL TAXES. The Fort Worth Community Arts Center shall be exclusively liable for, and shall indemnify Consignor against such liability for, all applicable state and local sales taxes and fees related to the sale of the Artwork.

 

    VI.            INSURANCE.   The consignor may provide his/her own insurance coverage, the FWCAC insures all art under its existing insurance policy, which covers up to $500,000, against all risks of physical loss or damage while on the premises during the period of the contract. If the artist wish to provide his/her own insurance, such actions constitute the release of the FWCAC from any liability in connection with the Artwork.

FORT WORTH COMMUNITY ARTS CENTER IS PROUD TO PRESENT: 2021 TAC Small Works Show

DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION – February 12, 2021; 12am central standard time

ARTIST NOTIFICATION - February 17, 2021

ART DROPOFF – February 22 - 26, 2021; 10am - 5pm

EXHIBITION DATES: 3/05/2021 – 4/10/2021



CALL TO ARTISTS: The Fort Worth Community Arts Center is proud to present "2021 TAC Small Works Exhibit". This call to artists is open to all active, Texas Artists Coalition members. Active members of the TAC are encouraged to submit both 2-D and 3-D works for exhibition. To learn more about TAC or become a member, please visit https://www.texasartistscoalition.org/join.  WORK MAY BE NO LARGER THAN 15 INCHES ON ITS LONGEST SIDE not including framing.

ABOUT US: Located at 1300 Gendy Street, the FWCAC is part of the most architecturally significant museum districts in the United States. The striking modern Herbert Bayer building (with a later O’Neil Ford addition) opened to the public in 1954 as home to one of the most prestigious and oldest collecting organizations in the state of Texas, the Modern Museum of Fort Worth. When, in 2002, the Modern moved down the street, the Fort Worth Community Arts Center opened. The building has exhibited world class art and supported the performing arts for more than half a century. The Arts Council manages the FWCAC, provides leadership and funding to local arts organizations through our competitive Grants Program and administers the Fort Worth Public Art program.

SUBMISSION: Work will be juried from images submitted only through the gallery’s online submission. A $15.00 submission fee for up to five (5) pieces. Images must be JPEGs with minimum width/height of 800 pixels, maximum size as 3MB. The title of the image file should be the same as the title of the artwork. Video and audio files can be submitted through links but artist must supply their own equipment. FWCAC reserves the right to reject inaccurately represented work, or incomplete submission.

PRESENTATION: Work must be suitably framed (or sides cleanly finished or painted) and ready for hanging. D-rings should be used for heavy works, wires for works under 5lbs. Drawings, prints, watercolors and pastels on paper must be under Plexiglass.

SALES: All work will be for sale unless the artist informs the gallery to the contrary. 30% of proceeds from sales will go to FWCAC and the remainder to the artists.

RECEIVING: Work must arrive by February 26, 2021 between by 5:00pm. Substitutions and late arriving work will not be exhibited. Work must remain for the duration of exhibition.

DEADLINE: All applications must be submitted before midnight (CST) on February 12, 2021. FWCAC will notify accepted applicants only by February 17, 2020.


REMOVAL: All hand delivered work must be picked up from gallery on Sunday, April 11, 2020 between 10:00am – 3:00pm. Works not removed on this day will be placed in storage and released at gallery’s convenience.

IMPORTANT DATES:

 ·         February 12, 2021 - Deadline for submission

 ·         February 17, 2021 - Notifications emailed to artists

 ·         February 22 - 26, 2021; 10am - 5pm – Delivery of artwork

 ·         April 10, 2021 - Last day of exhibit

 ·         April 11, 2021; 10am - 3pm - Pick up artwork



USE OF IMAGES: Any image submitted may be used for non-commercial, marketing or promotional purposes directly related to this show. This use may include in any publications, printed materials, advertisements, or electronic media. Copyright and all other rights remain that of the artist.



CONTACT/QUESTIONS: Please direct all questions to:

Giovanni Valderas, Exhibition Manager

 1300 Gendy Street

 Fort Worth, TX,  76107

 direct: 817.298.3021

gvalderas@artscouncilfw.org



LIABILITY: This document represents a contract between the Fort Worth Community Arts Center and the person(s) named on this document. Acceptance of this contract is a specific acceptance of the terms listed. Objects exhibited in the FWCAC will be given great care. Unless the artist wishes to provide his/her own insurance coverage, the FWCAC will insure all exhibitions under its existing insurance policy, which covers up to $500,000, against all risks of physical loss or damage while on the premises during the period of the exhibition. If the exhibitor(s) wish to provide his/her own insurance, such actions constitute the release of the FWCAC from any liability in connection with the exhibition. Coverage is not authorized past the exhibition and artwork may not be stored at the FWCAC unless prior arrangements have been made. The FWCAC allows visitors to photograph works of art. Artists are required to contribute 30% from work sold in the exhibition. By submitting your artwork, you are agreeing to the terms above.

The Exhibition Advisory Panel (EAP) of the Fort Worth Arts Center (FWCAC) is seeking exhibition proposals from artists and curators for all art forms for our 2022 season.



The mission of the EAP is to exhibit contemporary art with a focus on regional artists in Texas, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Arkansas, and Louisiana.  We are looking for artist submissions for solo shows and curated proposals for group exhibitions of professional level, innovative art.  Proposals should demonstrate a consistency of vision and exhibitions will span from 4 - 8 weeks.



Proposals from Artists need to include:




  •  Exhibition Summary


  •  CV & Artist Statement


  • 10-20 images of artworks: All files must be labeled : Title, year. medium, dimensions


  • Image list - All works must be labeled : Title, year. medium, dimensions







 Proposals from Curators need to include:




  • Exhibition Summary


  • A curator’s statement (no more than one page in length)


  • Resume/CV


  • List of artists, including brief CV/bios


  • List of works proposed, including approximate number of art works and estimate of space needed - linear or square footage


  • samples art works, mock ups or plans - JPG (clearly labeled with an matching image list)



 Submissions will be reviewed in October. If you are selected to exhibit, you will need to provide precise specifications of what you plan to display. This is necessary so that we can place you in the appropriate gallery. While we will respect your original artistic vision, we retain the final right to edit the exhibition.



ABOUT US: Located at 1300 Gendy Street, the FWCAC is part of the most architecturally significant museum districts in the United States. The striking modern Herbert Bayer building (with a later O’Neil Ford addition) opened to the public in 1954 as home to one of the most prestigious and oldest collecting organizations in the state of Texas, the Modern Museum of Fort Worth. When, in 2002, the Modern moved down the street, the Fort Worth Community Arts Center opened. The building has exhibited world class art and supported the performing arts for more than half a century. The Arts Council manages the FWCAC, provides leadership and funding to local arts organizations through our competitive Grants Program and administers the Fort Worth Public Art program.

SUBMISSION: Images must be JPEGs with minimum width/height of 800 pixels, maximum size as 3MB. Do not use spaces or special characters (!@$, etc) in image file names. Video and audio files can be submitted through links. FWCAC reserves the right to reject inaccurately represented work, or incomplete submission.

PRESENTATION: Work must be suitably framed (or sides cleanly finished or painted) and ready for hanging. D-rings should be used for heavy works, wires for works under 5lbs. Drawings, prints, watercolors and pastels on paper must be under Plexiglass.

SALES: All work will be for sale unless the artist informs the gallery to the contrary. 30% of proceeds from sales will go to FWCAC and the remainder to the artists.

DEADLINE: All applications must be submitted before midnight (CMT) on September 19, 2021. FWCAC will notify accepted applicants by late October.



USE OF IMAGES: Any image submitted may be used for non-commercial, marketing or promotional purposes directly related to this show. This use may include in any publications, printed materials, advertisements, or electronic media. Copyright and all other rights remain that of the artist.



CONTACT/QUESTIONS: Please direct all questions to:

Giovanni Valderas, Exhibition Manager

 1300 Gendy Street

 Fort Worth, TX,  76107

 direct: 817.527.8033

gvalderas@artscouncilfw.org



LIABILITY: This document represents a contract between the Fort Worth Community Arts Center and the person(s) named on this document. Acceptance of this contract is a specific acceptance of the terms listed. Objects exhibited in the FWCAC will be given great care. Unless the artist wishes to provide his/her own insurance coverage, the FWCAC will insure all exhibitions under its existing insurance policy, which covers up to $500,000, against all risks of physical loss or damage while on the premises during the period of the exhibition. If the exhibitor(s) wish to provide his/her own insurance, such actions constitute the release of the FWCAC from any liability in connection with the exhibition. Coverage is not authorized past the exhibition and artwork may not be stored at the FWCAC unless prior arrangements have been made. The FWCAC allows visitors to photograph works of art. Artists are required to contribute 30% from work sold in the exhibition. By submitting your artwork, you are agreeing to the terms above.

Fort Worth Community Arts Center