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:
 15th Annual TAC Juried Exhibit Call for Entry
DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION - On Going
EXHIBITION DATES: TBA RECEPTION: TBA
JUROR: Benjamín Espino


CALL TO ARTISTS:

Only TAC members with active accounts may submit up to 3 artworks open to all disciplines with no theme. All mediums accepted including oils, acrylics, pastels, watercolors, prints, drawings, mixed media, sculpture, video, installation, photography, and digital art with no size restrictions. The show will occur in Fort Worth Community Arts Center’s premier, 3000 square foot, Front Gallery. All artwork must be original and must not infringe upon any copyright or the rights of any person. To see if your TAC membership is active, click here. To learn more about TAC or become a member, please click here.
 

PRIZE
The prize is a Solo Exhibition in one of our 700 sq ft galleries during Spring Gallery Night 2021, an event that occurs once a year during March. It is one of our most popular openings of year. We anticipate more than 3000 visitors in a single night. The winner will be announced at the end of the show.


ABOUT THE JUROR

Benjamín Espino was appointed General Manager of the Latino Cultural Center in November 2011. The Latino Cultural Center (LCC) is a division of the City of Dallas’ Office of Arts & Culture. Designed by internationally recognized Mexican architect Ricardo Legorreta, the Latino Cultural Center is one of Dallas’ premier architectural gems and serves as a regional catalyst for the preservation, promotion, and development of Latino and Hispanic arts and culture and home to various Latino/a performing arts organizations. Prior to that he worked at Jubilee Theatre in Fort Worth, TX in various capacities from 2000 to 2011, including Managing Director (2007-2011). Founded in 1981 by Rudy and Marian Eastman, Jubilee Theatre is one of the oldest and longest running African-American theater companies in Texas and the United States.

He received his Bachelors of Arts cum laude with a double major in English and History from Southwestern Adventist University in May 2000. He currently serves on the Cultural Tourism Committee of VisitDallas and has served on funding panels for the Arts Council of Fort Worth, the Texas Commission on the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts. He lives in the Oak Lawn neighborhood of Dallas. He is a graduate of the Dallas Regional Chamber’s Leadership Dallas Class of 2018. 


ABOUT FWCAC 

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. $25 submission fee for up to three pieces. Each additional submission will be $5 each. Images must be JPEGs with minimum width/height of 800 pixels, maximum size as 3MB. Make sure the file name corresponds with the title of the work and do not use spaces or special characters (!@$, etc) in the 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.
 

RECEIVING: Hand-delivered work must arrive May 17, 2020. Substitutions and late arriving work will not be exhibited. Work must remain for the duration of exhibition.
 

DEADLINE: On Going.
 

REMOVAL: TBA


IMPORTANT DATES:
 ·         TBA - Deadline for submission
 ·         TBA - Notifications emailed to artists
 ·         TBA – Delivery of artwork
 ·         TBA - Opening Reception, 6 -9 pm
 ·         TBA - Closing
 ·         TBA- Show comes down, pick up work


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 25% from work sold in the exhibition. By submitting your artwork, you are agreeing to the terms above.

FORT WORTH COMMUNITY ARTS CENTER IS PROUD TO PRESENT:
  15th Annual TAC Juried Exhibit Call for Entry
DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION - TBA
EXHIBITION DATES: TBA  RECEPTION: TBA
JUROR: Benjamín Espino

CALL TO ARTISTS:
Only TAC members with active accounts may submit up to 3 artworks open to all disciplines with no theme. All mediums accepted including oils, acrylics, pastels, watercolors, prints, drawings, mixed media, sculpture, video, installation, photography, and digital art with no size restrictions. The show will occur in Fort Worth Community Arts Center’s premier, 3000 square foot, Front Gallery. All artwork must be original and must not infringe upon any copyright or the rights of any person. To see if your TAC membership is active, click here. To learn more about TAC or become a member, please click here.

AWARD
 The award is a Solo Exhibition in one of our 700 sq ft galleries during Spring Gallery Night 2021, an event that occurs once a year during March. It is one of our most popular openings of year. We anticipate more than 3000 visitors in a single night. The winner will be announced at the end of the show.

ABOUT THE JUROR
Benjamín Espino was appointed General Manager of the Latino Cultural Center in November 2011. The Latino Cultural Center (LCC) is a division of the City of Dallas’ Office of Arts & Culture. Designed by internationally recognized Mexican architect Ricardo Legorreta, the Latino Cultural Center is one of Dallas’ premier architectural gems and serves as a regional catalyst for the preservation, promotion, and development of Latino and Hispanic arts and culture and home to various Latino/a performing arts organizations. Prior to that he worked at Jubilee Theatre in Fort Worth, TX in various capacities from 2000 to 2011, including Managing Director (2007-2011). Founded in 1981 by Rudy and Marian Eastman, Jubilee Theatre is one of the oldest and longest running African-American theater companies in Texas and the United States.
He received his Bachelors of Arts cum laude with a double major in English and History from Southwestern Adventist University in May 2000. He currently serves on the Cultural Tourism Committee of VisitDallas and has served on funding panels for the Arts Council of Fort Worth, the Texas Commission on the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts. He lives in the Oak Lawn neighborhood of Dallas. He is a graduate of the Dallas Regional Chamber’s Leadership Dallas Class of 2018.

ABOUT FWCAC
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. $25 submission fee for up to three pieces. Each additional submission will be $5 each. Images must be JPEGs with minimum width/height of 800 pixels, maximum size as 3MB. Make sure the file name corresponds with the title of the work and do not use spaces or special characters (!@$, etc) in the 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.

RECEIVING: TBA

DEADLINE: On Going

REMOVAL: TBA

IMPORTANT DATES:
  ·         TBA - Deadline for submission
  ·         TBA - Notifications emailed to artists
  ·         TBA – Delivery of artwork
  ·        TBA - Opening Reception, 6 -9 pm
  ·         TBA - Closing
  ·        TBA - Show comes down, pick up work

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 25% from work sold in the exhibition. By submitting your artwork, you are agreeing to the terms above.

Fort Worth Community Arts Center