Terms & Conditions
By submitting your work to The Prime 8 Art League, you agree to all of the legal terms and conditions listed below.
HOW THIS WORKS
Submit your best representative artwork and information via the online forms. Upon conclusion of judging, 5 winners will be selected to produce new original artwork, or works, to outfit the walls of Gorilla Group. Selected artists will receive the following for being a submission winner:
∙ $750 Cash Reward
∙ $500 Gift Certificate to Blick Art Supplies
∙ Free Table Space at Renegade Craft Fair
∙ Online and In-Store commerce Opportunity at Chicago Truborn Gallery
∙ Membership to The Prime 8 Art League
This competition is open to legal residents of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia who are 18 years or older as of the date the competition begins. International submissions will be considered as well but shipping work to the United States will be the responsibility of the artist.
Submission process begins April 3, 2017 at 9:00am CST and all entries must be received by April 14, 2017 at 5pm CST to be considered. The Prime 8 Art League reserves the right to modify the deadline for submissions due to circumstances beyond its control. Electronic files submitted to The Prime 8 Art League will not be returned and may be retained by The Prime 8 Art League.
JUDGING CRITERIA & PRIZE WINNER SELECTION
Judging will be done by a panel of The Prime 8 Art League members and advisors. The curating process will occur April 15, 2017 to April 21, 2017 and The Prime 8 Art League reserves the right to modify the deadline due to circumstances beyond its control. Curators and The Prime 8 Art League will be responsible for selecting five artists worthy of the following criteria: subject matter, command of medium and originality. Winners will be announced April 24, 2017. All works should not contain references to religion, politics or be explicitly pornographic. The decisions of the judges are final and binding.
All work(s) must be ready to hang. The Prime 8 Art League is not responsible for framing, stretching or printing works. The Prime 8 Art League will not accept any work from submission winners that does not have the proper hardware, wires, hooks etc and can be sent back to the artist if deemed not ready to hang work. Winners must send their finished work to a location to be named later by June 9, 2017.
All commissioned work will be owned by the Prime 8 Art League in its entirety. Prime 8 Art League will not in any way reproduce or sell the piece(s) for financial gain. The Prime 8 Art League may use photographed imagery of the work to help promote future submission contests and events.
Once a user submits they will automatically be added to The Prime 8 Art League newsletter. This newsletter will only be sent in moderation and will provide the individual with the proper channels to unsubscribe. The Prime 8 Art League may use also submission information (email & name) to use as Marketing data for targeted advertising.
LEGAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS
This juried call for artists is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations.
It is your responsibility to demonstrate that you are eligible to enter and to comply with the entry instructions and other rules set forth herein. Any violation of the competition rules may result in your disqualification, in the sole discretion of The Prime 8 Art League. The Prime 8 Art League reserves the right to disqualify you if, among other reasons, you breach the warranties you are required to make, your entry is lost, late, misdirected, incorrect, or incompletely received, for any reason whatsoever. The Prime 8 Art League further reserves the right to disqualify you, and to seek damages against you to the fullest extent permitted by law, if you intentionally or recklessly damage The Prime 8 Art League web site or tamper with the entry process or operation of the web site or otherwise undermine the legitimate operation of the competition, or attempt to do so. Such actions may violate criminal and civil laws. In the event that The Prime 8 Art League cannot complete the juried selection as planned, The Prime 8 Art League reserves the right to cancel, terminate, modify, or suspend the terms of this call for artists. This could be due causes beyond the control of The Prime 8 Art League. By entering your artwork, you agree to release The Prime 8 Art League and its affiliates, and their officers, directors, agents, attorneys, employees and representatives, from any and all liability for any claims, demands, causes of action, damages, judgments or settlements, or for any losses or injury to earnings, profits, or goodwill, or for any direct, indirect, special, punitive, incidental or consequential damages, including attorney’s fees and court costs, other than entrants out-of-pocket expenses (if any) associated with entering the competition.
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