April 21-22, 2018
23rd Street Armory - Philadelphia, PA
Application Deadline: 03/15/2018
23rd Street Armory, 22 S 23rd Street,
Philadelphia, PA 19103
Limited to 100 ExhibitorsDEADLINE MARCH 15TH. ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS UNITL SHOW IS FILLED.
The NEW Philadelphia Wearable Art + The Handmade Home Fair. This two-day event will present an extraordinary selection of Wearable Art + The Handmade Home, a special section presenting ceramics, glass, furniture, wood, metal, mixed media, painting, sculpture + decorative fiber by 100 of the nation's finest craft artists.
The 23rd Street Armory is located just minutes from Rittenhouse Square in central Philadelphia with bus, train and subway lines close by. There is an abundance of parking lots in the immediate vicinity. Load in is easy and just a short dolly run from street to booth.
Who May Exhibit?
All work must be handmade in the USA or Canada by the exhibiting artist. All media of fine craft and fine art are accepted.
Categories Accepted: Ceramics, Fiber-Decorative, Fiber-Wearable, Furniture, Glass, Jewelry, Leather, Metal, Mixed Media, Painting, Photography, Sculpture and Wood.
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 and fine art will be considered and in balance so that a cross section of all media will be represented.
Move In & Set Up
Friday, April 20 | 8am - 7pm
Saturday, April 21 | 10am - 7pm
Sunday, April 22 | 10am - 5pm
Application Fees & Deposits
$35 application fee. Application fees and deposits are non-refundable.
A Deposit Fee of $150.00 is due upon acceptance to confirm participation. Deposit fees are non-refundable and taken only upon acceptance. Full Booth Fee Payment is due as per invoice due date.
Notification: within 2 weeks of application submission.
Add firstname.lastname@example.org to your email contacts to ensure receipt of important communications.
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: wearableartfairphilly.com/
APPLICATION FORM - STEP ONE