September 23, 24, 25, 2016
at Forrestal Village - Princeton, NJ
Application Deadline: 08/30/2016
About The Show
To Benefit the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia "CHOP"
70 CraftsWomen & a few good men is a contemporary art experience showcasing our best women American makers
& designers, with up to 20 booths available to "the good men." This show will be benefiting The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP), the nations first hospital devoted exclusively to the care of children.
We are asking that artists donate 10% of FRIDAY sales to CHOP.
AAM will donate a portion of the gate revenues for the weekend to CHOP.
Who May Exhibit?
All work must be hand made in the USA or Canada by the exhibiting artist. All media of fine craft are accepted.
A limited number of 2D artists will be also accepted - Original art ONLY. No giclees, prints or reproductions of any kind.
The Selection Process & Criteria
Richard & Joanna Rothbard, the show's producers and also the owners of An American Craftsman Galleries in NYC, will be selecting artists based on originality of design, technical expertise, overall aesthetics as well as presentation.
All categories of fine craft will be considered and in balance so that a cross section of all media will be represented.
Thursday September 22: Move- In 7pm-12am
Friday September 23: Set up 7am-9am
Friday September 23: 11am-7pm
Saturday September 24: 10am-7pm
Sunday September 25: 10am-4:30pm
Application Fees & Deposits
$35 application fee. Application fees are non-refundable.
Upon acceptance a $150 deposit will be automatically charged and credited to your booth fee.
Please note, deposits are non-refundable.
All booths include:
• Electricity (500W)
• Carpeted Ballroom
• Assisted load-in & out
• Free coffee & snacks during set up
• Access to booth day & night
• Booth Sign
• 24 Hour Security
• Promotional Post Cards
• Online Artist Listing with Image & Link to Website
• Show Catalog Listing
• Show Catalog Advertising Opportunity
• Free Parking
•Deluxe Hotel Amenities- (indoor pool, Starbucks, fusion cuisine, ex.)
WE MUST COMMIT TO A MINIMUM OF 80 ROOMS IN ORDER TO HOLD THE SHOW.
Room Rate is $119 + 15% tax =$137 per night Three nights required: Check in Thursday, Check out Sunday. You may also stay and check out Monday morning. Room Options Single Room, Double Room, King Size, and Queen.
BEFORE YOU BEGIN
To complete the online application,you will need the following:
Images: 5 Professional quality hi-res jpeg images under 10MB in size: 4 images of your work, 1 of your booth. Images must be under 10MB each & in jpeg format. Please see Image Formatting Guidelines for more details.
Artist Statement or Description of Process & Brief Bio
FOR COMPLETE SHOW DETAILS: 70craftswomen.com/FOR INFO ON OUR OTHER SHOWS: americanartmarketing.com