Kaleidoscope 2016

Kaleidoscope 2016
Coordinator: Joanna Muckle

Want to exhibit your prize images? Have an opportunity to both showcase and sell your work framed and unframed? Then don’t miss out on participating in Kaleidoscope of the Arts, a creative art show and sale, one of Arts Burlington’s premiere events, being held in the Art Gallery of Burlington (AGB) April 22, 23 and 24.

Exhibit dates and show times:
Friday April 22, 4 to 7:30 p.m., Saturday April 23, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday, April 24, noon to 5 pm
Works from members of AGB’s seven Guilds will be on exhibition, showcasing many one-of-a-kind pieces. Open to the public, we have the unique opportunity to not only exhibit our works but sell them as well.
Members are invited to participate in AGB’s and Arts Burlington’s Opening Ceremonies on Friday April 22nd from 5 to 7 p.m. Kaleidoscope studios and galleries will be open to those people attending the opening ceremonies prior to and during the Opening Ceremonies from 4:00 pm to 7:30 pm.

The All Guilds Juried Show will be happening the same week in the Lee Chin Gallery. For that reason our Guild will be using multi venues for showcasing our works:
 The Lakeshore/Rotary Room shared with other guilds for exhibiting a portion of our members framed photography.
 The Perry Gallery for framed photography.
 The Latow studio for framed photography on easels – this is a separate initiative by Latow open at the same time as Kaleidescope.
 The Children’s Studio for unframed photography.
 The Latow darkroom for the children’s hands-on Program - do it yourself photograms.

Intake dates and times:
 Framed photography: Wednesday, April 20 from 6 to 9 p.m. in the Perry Gallery
 Unframed photography: Thursday, April 21 from 6 to 9 p.m. in the Children's Studio.The displays and setup should be completed that evening! Please note if you are going to participate in the Unframed Photography Studio you should register with Joanna Muckle to ensure space requirements, as well as equipment needs are noted with the Kaleidoscope Committee.
 Latow Dark Room (for the Latow Children’s Hands On Activities): Thursday, April 21 from 6 to 9 p.m. Setup, with the exception of chemicals, should be completed that evening.
 Latow Photography Studio: setup will take place Thursday, April 21 from 4 to 8 p.m. Setup should be completed that evening.
Latow Photography Studio
This area is for all Latow members who want to sell their photographs. They must be framed or on canvas and suitable for hanging. The AGB will provide some easels for displaying prints. Extra easels will be available from Studio 3 at Fred Oliver's home (only 5 minutes from the AGB). Anyone using those easels must arrange ahead of time at gjones76@cogeco.ca to pick them up and return them after the show.
Each member can submit up to 3 prints. There is no entry fee. Ensure that you have a label with your name, the print title and sale price for each piece that you are submitting.
Please note that the prints in this room will not be part of Kaleidoscope 2016 Juried Show.
2016 Latow/Kaleidoscope Juried Show: Will be judged on Friday April 22.

Hanging Committee dates and times:
 Perry Gallery: Thursday April 21
9:00 am
 Shoreline/Rotary Rooms: Thursday April 21
2:15 pm to 3:30 pm
Please note the following requirements
 Elegibility: All those submitting art work must be a paid member of both the AGB and Latow for 5 months prior to the submission date.
 Submissions per photographer: 1 framed print, canvas or metal suitable for hanging.
 Fee: The submission fee is $10 and/or $10 per table in the unframed photography.
 Hanging requirements: All prints must be suitable for hanging.

 Labels: Each print must include the following
 Your Name
 Print Title
 Sale Price or NFS (Not for Sale)
 Appropriate gallery hanging wire on the back
 Commission: The commission on sale of your work will be 15% of your sale price. The Commission will go to Arts Burlington.
 Required volunteer hours: Submitting members have to complete or have committed to 10 hours of volunteer time to our Guild to be eligible to enter this show.
 Pickup: All prints and artwork can be picked up between 5:00 – 5:30 pm Sunday April 24th or have someone do so on your behalf.
Please note: There are new standards for the display of art work at shows & sales at AGB. Please refer to the New Standards as attached to the March 17 eblast from our President.
Looking forward to seeing you there!