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September Group Art Show
Jones Gallery
1717 Walnut
Kansas City, MO 64108

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Call Type: Exhibitions
Eligibility: National
State: Missouri
Entry Deadline: 8/1/20
Application Closed
Images - Minimum: 3, Maximum: 5
Total Media - Minimum: 3, Maximum: 5
Entry Fee (September Group Art Show): $30.00

The Jones Gallery, located in the nationally recognized Kansas City Crossroads Arts District, invites you to apply for our September Group Art Show.

The Jones Gallery is in a 100 year old historically registered warehouse, having 9000 sq. ft. of display space, with original exposed brick. In business 10 years, and open full time six day a week.

This group art show is only open to 2D artists and photographers. No reproductions of original paintings or drawings are allowed. Gallery may select up to a maximum of 3 originals to exhibit during the group art show.

Group Art Show Dates
Wednesday, September 2nd to Thursday, September 24th, 2020

First Friday Artist Reception
September 4th, 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm

Commission on Sales
75% of sales go to the artist
25% of sales go to the gallery

Maximum Size Artwork
48" width x 72" height

Jones Gallery
1717 Walnut
Kansas City, MO 64108


Entry Fee
$30 for 5 entries

Entry Deadline
Saturday, August 1st

75% of sales goes to the artist. Patrons purchasing art during the month long art show will pay the gallery. The gallery will pay the artists by Thursday, October 1st.

Art purchased through the gallery may be taken by the patron at the time of payment.

Artists are notified by email of the sale and should have art ready to replace the sold piece at their earliest convenience. Out-of-state artists are not required to replace any sold art.

Artists must make up two tags for each piece, one to put on the back of the artwork and one to put up on the wall. Artists are welcome to provide 10 business cards to display at the gallery.

Both tags need to be no larger than 3.5" x 5" and labeled with the following:

  • Artist's Name
  • Title
  • Medium
  • Price
  • City
  • State

NOTE: Art MUST be wired on the back ready to hang.

We request that only local artists be present during the First Friday's artist's reception. If you are unable to do so we understand but try your best to be present.

Delivery Dates & Times

  • Friday, August 28th - (11:00 am to 5:00 pm)
  • Saturday, August 29th - (11:00 am to 5:00 pm)

Pick-Up Dates & Times

  • Friday, September 25th - (11:00 am to 5:00 pm)
  • Saturday, September 26th - (11:00 am to 5:00 pm)

Shipping Artwork

Artists shipping in their work may do it anytime after being selected up to the Saturday, August 29th due date.

Artists are responsible for round-trip shipping and insurance (during shipping) of artworks.


NOTE: FedEx is the gallery preferred courier although UPS and USPS will be accepted, all with included return labels.

We do not accept any wooden crates or boxes that can not be reused to return back the artwork. Artwork must be shipped in strong, reusable cartons or crates with no free-floating Styrofoam or popcorn packing. Packing material must be reusable for return shipping.

NOTE: Any artwork not wired on back and ready for installation WILL NOT be accepted.

Returning Artwork
Unsold artwork will be returned by the Jones Gallery to the artist within two weeks following the closing date of the exhibition in accordance with prepaid labels.

Jones Gallery will not accept postage stamps, credit card numbers, or shipping accounts for return of artwork, nor will Jones Gallery staff take artwork to the post office or anywhere else to be weighed, measured, or pay for shipping.

Jones Gallery is not responsible for return of any artwork if shipping label is not prepaid.

The Jones Gallery will exercise extreme care in handling all artwork, but does not assume any liability for loss or damage while on display in the Jones Gallery or during shipping. It is the artist's responsibility to independently insure their own work.

Artists accepted to the show give the Jones Gallery permission to use their submitted images or photographed images of their work on display in the gallery for promotional purposes.

Artists not delivering their art in the required time frame, without contacting the gallery, will be disqualified from this show with no refund.

NOTE:  Art work not picked up within 30 days from the shows closing will be donated to charity. It is not the responsibility of the Jones Gallery to contact the artist to come pick up their work.
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