Exhibitions & Events

MRAA SHOW SCHEDULE 2018 to May 2019


NOVEMBER 2018
MRAA ANNUAL JUDGED SHOW 2018
Date (Drop Off): 11/10/2018 at meeting, artist fee $10.00 for one, $5.00 for second piece, space permitting.
Mail checks to
MRAA
Melissa Holly
14117 Ridge Creek Rd.
Midlothian, VA 23112
Venue: Crossroads Art Center, Gallery One
Opening, Awards Reception Friday 11/16/2018.
15% commission applies.
(Gallery Rental Fee paid by MRAA is $600)
Pick Up: Tuesday 1/8/2019 or Wednesday 1/9/2019 by 11 a.m.
Show Chairman: Susan Fisher
photos needed by 8-15-18
$300 bal due 9-15-18

Mail checks to
MRAA
Melissa Holly
14117 Ridge Creek Rd.
Midlothian, VA 23112


NOVEMBER 2018


CELEBRATE RICHMOND / Black American Artists Alliance of Richmond and Metropolitan Richmond Artists Association Joint Show in Celebration of Richmond

$25.00 per piece to show. One or, space permitting, Two.
Venue: Main Street Train Station
Opening: November 30, 5–9 pm

Reception is Grand Illumination night, think bus or Uber!
Show Chairman: Paul Candido
Secured Hanging by professional installer with gallery repair required.
No Commission or Rent, but hanging is several hundred.

IMPORTANT DATES—DETAILS BELOW

November 15 – Deadline for artwork/artist information

November 29 – Drop-off at Main Street Station, by noon

November 30 – Show’s opening reception, 5–9 pm

January 31 – Pick-up artwork at Main Street Station

SHOW

“Celebrating Richmond”—all works have to identify with the city in some way.

Works from artists of the MRAA and the Black American Artists Alliance of Richmond (BAAAR)

Show opens November 30 and closes January 31

Opening Reception 5–9 pm on November 30

*Please plan on attending the reception—it is also the night of the illumination in Richmond*

http://www.thejamescenter.com/grand-illumination/

INFORMATION NEEDED FROM YOU

Please send this info ASAP, but no later than November 15, to Jowarnise Caston (BAAAR member) at Jlwcaston@gmail.com

It will be used for both a PowerPoint presentation to run during the show and a book.

  • Cropped photo (jpg) of each piece submitted
  • Title
  • Artist Name
  • Medium, Size
  • Price
  • Contact Info
  • A statement of its relevance to Richmond
  • An artist statement

ARTWORK—THEME, SIZE, QUANTITY, and FEE

All works have to identify with Richmond in some way.

There is no longer a size limit on the pieces you submit*

Artists can submit up to 2 pieces

$25 per piece

*Members who submit rather large artwork are requested to submit only one piece in order to allow as many other members to exhibit

DROP-OFF

Before noon on November 29 at the Main Street Station

Artists can submit up to 2 pieces

Fees paid by check, payable to MRAA, for $25 per piece

Mail checks to

MRAA
Melissa Holly
14117 Ridge Creek Rd.
Midlothian, VA 23112

SALES

All sales are made by contacting the artist directly

No commission

Sold pieces will remain hanging in the show until January 31

PICK-UP

January 31 at Main Street Station

More details TBA

QUESTIONS?

Contact Paul Candido at pcandido@msn.com


FEBRUARY 2019
MRAA WINTER SHOW 2019

Date (Drop Off): Tuesday, February 19, 2019, 3-4pm
Corner Gallery. (Note new gallery location for MRAA)
$5.00 per piece. One or, space permitting, two pieces accepted.
Artists are asked to attend opening and bring candy for the table.
Venue: Artworks (Hull Street, Richmond) (35 % commission applies to sales) Gallery Fee to MRAA is $150
Reception Friday evening 7 to 10 pm, February 22, 2019
Pickup: Tuesday, March 16, 2019
Show Chairman: Lorraine Meade, Paul Candido
NOTE: in 2020, MRAA will have the opportunity to lease the Center Gallery


JUNE 2019
CAPITAL ONE SHOW 2019

Date (Drop Off): June 2019 tbd
To Be Confirmed
Venue: Capital One
Show Chairman: Susan Fisher, Paul Candido


NOVEMBER 2019
MRAA ANNUAL JUDGED SHOW 2019

Date (Drop Off): 
Nov 10, 2019, at our meeting, fee per piece $, to be announced
Confirmed
Venue: Crossroads Art Center, Caboose Gallery
Awards Reception Friday 11/16/2018.
15% commission
Gallery Rental Paid by MRAA = $600
Pickup: Tuesday Jan 8, 2019 or Wednesday Jan 9, 2019 by 11 a.m.
TBD
Advanced deposit due on 9/15/2019
Photos due 8-15-2019
Final half due at signing in 2018, Second 9/15/2019