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THE EGG POP-UP

February 9, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

 

THE EGG POP-UP
Business Incubator & Gallery

OPPORTUNITY FOR ARTISTS


 

 FRIDAY

5:00 PM
to
8:00 PM

*Opening night reception.

SATURDAY

10:00 AM
to
6:00 PM

SUNDAY

1:00 PM
to
5:00 PM

 

  THE EGG Gallery is searching for Creatives and ARTrepreneurs to submit their exhibition proposals!  Located in Kansas City’s Historic Northeast at 2659 Independence Blvd., THE EGG POP-UP Business Incubator & Gallery space consists of a generous 30 ft. x 30 ft. art gallery with four 10 ft. x 10 ft. lockable Suites.  We welcome proposals from artists of all disciplines and career levels seeking to exhibit and sell their work during weekends in 2018 – including a Friday opening.

  THE EGG Gallery is an ideal venue for group exhibitions providing individual display “booths” and off-street parking.  We especially encourage proposals geared towards artists wanting to exhibit and market cohesive and CULTURAL artworks or creative pieces.  Reserve your spot now!  Event space is limited and available on a first-come, first-serve basis!

 

2018 WEEKEND ART EVENT DATES:

February 9th – 11th
“Love is in the Air”
Featured Artists Include:

Alter Images Studios / Amy Fisher
Poured Acrylic Paintings & Photography
 
SEE MORE AT:
  Alter Image Studio Official Website
  Facebook

Prairie Primitives / Kevin Callahan
Handmade Artistry
  SEE MORE AT:
  Prairie Primitives Official Website
  Fine Art America
  Pictaram

Soap Fury / Jennie Wilson & James Browne
Original Soaps & Accessories
  SEE MORE AT:
  Facebook

Scentsy / Tammie Roundtree
Scented Candles, Natural Oils & Fragrances
  SEE MORE AT:
  Facebook
  Scentsy Official Website

“That’s A Dorie” / Dorie Muzquiz
Mixed Media, Acrylic on Canvas Original Artwork
  SEE MORE AT:
  Facebook
  Pinterest
  LinkedIn

 

March 2nd – 4th
“Culture Show & Sale of Greater KC Artists”

April 6th – 8th
“Fashionista Weekend”
*First Fashion show of the season!

April 13th -15th
“Spring Time Fun”

May 4th – 6th & 11th – 13th
“Mayhem Month”
*Workshops as well as outside tents provided!

June 1st – 3rd & 8th – 10th
“Farmer’s Market”
*Outside tents provided!

July 6th – 8th & 13th – 15th
“Celebrating Independence on Independence Boulevard”

August 3rd – 5th & 10th – 12th
“The Harvest”
*Second Workshop provided!

September 7th – 9th & 14th – 16th
“Fashion & Food”
*Second Fashion Show & First Food event!

October 5th – 7th & 12th – 14th
“Christmas in October”

November 2nd – 4th & 9th – 11th
“Thankful for Community”
*Third Workshop provided!

December 7th – 9th & 14th – 16th
“Holiday Showcase and Sale”

 


PROPOSAL SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTS:

– A written proposal of 100 to 200 words describing your work.
– A short bio of the artist.
– Presentation parameters within a 10 ft. x 10 ft. space.
– Estimated number of pieces to be shown, including any special presentation requirements.
– Preferred 2018 exhibition weekends.
– A resume/biography of past works.
– Artist contact information.
– Link(s) to your online portfolio or web site.

 

  Please, inquire if you are interested in booking single or multiple dates in THE EGG POP-UP Business Incubator & Gallery space.  A proposal would be required in writing as well as an interview to discuss fees and space reservations.  A signed contract/proposal is required to participate.  Participant must submit all materials with artist name, contact information and mediums.  Please, type “Opportunities for Artists 2018″ in the email subject line.

 

SEND YOUR REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS TO:
Amy Fisher
EGG2659GALLERY@gmail.com

FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION CONTACT:
Rebecca Koop
Events Director
Northeast Kansas City Chamber of Commerce
(816) 231-3312 (ext. 100)
NEKCCHAMBER@aol.com

 


 ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

*Proposals can be submitted up to 45 days prior to that month’s event for dates not filled by the deadline.  Upon acceptance of your proposal, artist is required to pay a $75 non-refundable program fee for one exhibition reservation 45 days in advance.  There is no commission on sales and artist/vendor is required to collect an 8.6% Missouri sales tax on HER/HIS sales.

*Set up begins at 10:00 AM on Friday’s.  Park on the west side or in front of the building to unload.

*NEKC Chamber staff is not responsible for manning an artist booth or suite, or collecting any sales or sales tax.  Artists must be present or provide a representative at their display booth the entire weekend during open hours.  Artists are to provide their own displays and lighting, and are encouraged to use social media as well as other marketing platforms to promote themselves as well as the weekend group of artists participating.  Artists are also requested to provide hospitality snacks or drinks for the Friday opening night reception from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM.

*Artist agrees to hold harmless landlord form all loss, liability, cost or damages that may occur or be claimed in or about the premises.  Tenant should carry their own insurance on product or possessions while in leased space.  A separate contract will be issued to accepted Creatives/ARTrepreneurs.  Fees due at time of contract signing.

*Set up begins at 10:00 AM on Friday’s.  Park on the west side or in front of the building to unload.

*NEKC Chamber amenities include gallery space, wi-fi, tables (limited), chairs (limited), art screens (limited), easels (limited), pedestals (limited) as well as a break room with restroom, sink and microwave.  NEKC Chamber also provides marketing in the form of online (social media, NEKC Chamber website) and print (bill board, event space signage, sandwich sign, yard sign).  NEKC Chamber also provides TITAN Security – responsible for patrolling 3.2 miles of the Independence Boulevard / Avenue corridor.

 

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Organizer

Northeast Kansas City Chamber of Commerce
Phone:
(816) 231-3312
Email:
nekcchamber@aol.com
Website:
http://nekcchamber.com

Venue

Northeast Kansas City Chamber of Commerce
2657 Independence Avenue
Kansas City, MO 64124 United States
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Phone:
816-231-3312
Website:
nekcchamber.com

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