Clatskanie Bloom Gallery Submission

Welcome to Clatskanie Bloom Gallery and thank you for your interest in our Gallery. 

Clatskanie Bloom Gallery is a non-profit gallery which has a mission of providing a space for local artists to show and sell their work, mentor other artists in the community and to partner with other organizations to promote the visual arts.

To submit works for consideration to exhibit or consign, please read these submissions instructions and return completed submission to:

By Email: bloomshowmyart@gmail.com

By Mail: Clatskanie Bloom Gallery, P.O. Box 275, Clatskanie, Oregon 97016

In Person: During gallery hours. The gallery is located at 289 N. Nehalem | Clatskanie, Oregon.

Eligibility

All professional, emerging, and student Artists living or working in the Lower Columbia Region: Columbia, Clatsop, Cowlitz, Wahkiakum and Pacific County.

Jury/ Selection Process

All submissions will be reviewed by the Bloom Jury and will evaluated on:

  • Artistic excellence

  • Originality

  • Ability to relate to the community

All submissions will be kept on file for consideration of future opportunities. Artists will be notified once submissions are reviewed.

We are here to help! Phone Amanda Garrett, Jury Committee Chair, at 212-380-7739 or email bloomshowmyart@gmail.com if you have questions about the Gallery or Submission Process.

Exhibition/Consignment

All works should signed, dated and numbered if appropriate. Hung works should be framed and hung with wire hanger. No saw tooth hangers. Paintings with gallery wrapped edges will be excepted without frame. Exhibitions will be for a 2 month period beginning with an opening reception. Exhibition artists need to attend the reception. All works should be reasonably current and for sale.

The Gallery will provide:

  • Art Tags

  • Hanging/Display

  • Reception Food & Non-Alcoholic Beverages

The Artist will provide:

  • Wine for reception (optional)

  • Title, Medium & Price of submitted pieces

Digital Submission Instructions

Digital submission preferred. Please submit Art Resume/CV or Biography, Artist Statement, and Image List in PDF format. Submit Images in JPEG format. Email submission to: bloomshowmyart@gmail.com. Agreement with Gallery is to be read and signed prior to exhibition or consignment of works.

  1. Art Resume/CV, (3 page max) or Biography (1 page max) (PDF) You can alternatively include a link to your artist website if available.

  2. Artist Statement (1 page max) (PDF)

  3. Up to 6 images of relevant work in JPEG format. Each image should be sized with maximum dimensions of 1024 x 1024 pixels and minimum dimensions of 720 x 720 pixels and a file size maximum size of 3 MB. Please title each image LastName/TitleOfWork.jpg. You can alternatively include a link to your artist website if available.

  4. Image List of submitted images must correspond with order of images and include the following information: artist's name, title of work, medium, size, and date of artwork completion. (PDF)

Analog Submission Instructions

Have a problem with digital submission? If so, please mail or hand deliver the completed form below accompanied by:

  • Biography (1 page max)

  • Artist Statement (1 page max)

  • Up to 6 images of realivant work in JPEG format on CD or thumb drive. Submitted JPEG images should be titled Lastname/Titleofwork.jpg. Agreement with Gallery is to be read and signed prior to exhibition or consignment of works.

Deliver Analog Submission to:

By Mail: Clatskanie Bloom Gallery, P.O. Box 275, Clatskanie, Oregon 97016

In Person: During gallery hours. The gallery is located at 289 N. Nehalem | Clatskanie, Oregon.

Upcoming Session Start Dates for 2019

  • Session 2 - May 17, 2019

  • Session 3 - July 19, 2019

  • Session 4 - August 16, 2019

  • Session 5 - September 20, 2019

  • Session 6 - November 15, 2019