[GBW] Calls for Art Minneapolis

Susan Hensel susanhensel at yahoo.com
Tue Aug 14 12:59:16 EDT 2007

It seems that Internet Explorer users are having a
hard time with the new website.  So, while we work
like fiends to find the conflicts, below are the
complete calls for art:

It's time to begin considering shows for 2009. Solo,
group, all media...send in your proposals.

November/ December

A Leap of Faith:

Calling for artwork from all traditions and attitudes
that deals with the concept of faith. ( Submit for
2007 by September 20, 2007. Show dates: November 9-
December 29, 2007. Thank You.)


A Reader's Art 8: handmade with care

Reader's Art is a survey show of artists books with a
slightly different focus each year. For 2008 I am
seeking artists books/bookobjects that have the
emphasis on the mark of the hand, with special weight
given to submissions using handmade paper. I will be
showing a few artists in greater depth. Send up to 10
jpgs or slides for consideration by January 15, 2008.

Send accurate slides ,photos, MAC compatible CD-ROM of
the work you plan to show, with SASE for return, or
Email high quality jpg's. Written explanation of the
work is welcomed. Appointments may be made for
in-person viewing of work. 

2-d and 3-d, all media are welcome. Video and sound
may require your own equipment site-specific
installation for the gallery and gallery windows are

Accepted artists will be expected to provide a resume
and artist's statement about their work and any
available press clippings. Accepted artists will be
asked to provide client lists as well.


• slides, jpg's, photos for up to 3 works, w/ SASE

• A resume and/or artist statement is advisable. Tell
me what you want me to know about you and your work.


1000 postcards will be distributed local, area and
national press kits will be sent email and fax
publicity web publicity before, during and after the
show and your help planning guerrilla marketing.


All work is sold on consignment. The gallery keeps 40%
of the sale price. 
The artist receives 60% of the sale price.


Susan Hensel Design carries a basic loss policy that
will pay the artist 60% of the sale price in the event
of theft or total loss. The gallery building also has
a security system and residential occupancy. 

All shipping costs are the responsibility of the
artist. Accepted work must be sent with return UPS or
FedEX barcoded shipping label enclosed; You can set up
an online account at UPS or FED EX. No charges accrue
until your package is shipped. If a piece sells,
return shipping is not charged as the box will not be
shipped. All return shipping MUST be by FEDEX or UPS.
No exceptions. No COD's.

Susan Hensel Design
3441 Cedar Ave S
Minneapolis, MN 55407
612 722-2324

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