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.
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
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.
direct all questions to:
Jonathan Mark Levy, Program
and Exhibition Manager
1300 Gendy Street
Fort Worth, TX, 76107
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"
The parties agree as follows:
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
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
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.
LEGAL AUTHORITY. Consignor is the sole
owner of the Artwork, and possesses the legal authority to consign these items.
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.
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
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
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