Art in the Mart

We offer Geauga Arts Council Members a unique opportunity to showcase their work in public spaces. We work with locations like Gyms, Wellness Centers and Hospitals to display local artwork on a quarterly rotation. 

Apply to showcase your work by emailing us at geaugaarts@gmail.com

Meet the Artist:

On display through June 2021 at UH Geauga Medical Center, patients, staff and visitors get to enjoy original artwork by Brittany. All pieces on display are currently for sale. You can purchase her artwork directly from this page.

 

Brittany is a local artist from Chardon, OH who paints scenes of nature inspired by her surroundings. She works in oil and watercolor, large and small. Her work is displayed at MC Art Studio, has been featured in Hopkins Airport, and adorns the pages of a book series titled, “Inspired Birth”.

Venue rules for Art in the Mart

  • Any member of the Geauga Arts Council may apply to exhibit his or her work through Art in the Mart.

  • Please email the Council to describe your work and tell us why you would be a good fit for this opportunity. Please send high quality images and details to geaugaarts@gmail.com

  • You will be contacted when an opportunity arises at any of the venues.

  • You will be expected to hang your own pieces with the help and direction of the venue coordinator.

Signing up:

  • Any member of the Geauga Arts Council may apply to exhibit his or her work through Art in the Mart.

  • Please email the Council to describe your work and tell us why you would be a good fit for this opportunity. Please send high quality images and details to geaugaarts@gmail.com

  • You will be contacted when an opportunity arises at any of the venues.

  • You will be expected to hang your own pieces with the help and direction of the Council and venue coordinator.

  • Any member of the Geauga Arts Council may apply to exhibit his or her work through Art in the Mart.

  • Please email the Council to describe your work and tell us why you would be a good fit for this opportunity. Please send high quality images and details to geaugaarts@gmail.com

  • You will be contacted when an opportunity arises at any of the venues.

  • You will be expected to hang your own pieces with the help and direction of the venue coordinator.

Prepare your Art:

  • Most venues are unable to take three-dimensional art at this time. 

  • Hanging art MUST be secure in a frame or gallery-wrapped canvas, and with a wire hanger.

  • All art should be clean and in the best condition possible, including frames.

  • All art is required to have the artist's name and piece title somewhere on it. Preferably on a label affixed to the back of the piece.

  • You will fill out a form that listsyour name, all artwork titles, mediums and sale prices. 

  • The Council will prepare tags that will be affixed to the wall with a non-damaging product. To the lower right if possible. 

  • Individual items may be excluded at the discretion of the Council or the venue.

  • No image should violate any copyright laws.

  • You will be notified if there are any additional restrictions at any venue.

  • Any member of the Geauga Arts Council may apply to exhibit his or her work through Art in the Mart.

  • Please email the Council to describe your work and tell us why you would be a good fit for this opportunity. Please send high quality images and details to geaugaarts@gmail.com

  • You will be contacted when an opportunity arises at any of the venues.

  • You will be expected to hang your own pieces with the help and direction of the venue coordinator.

Hanging your Art:

  • There are no hanging supplies available at the venue, and your work may be refused if not wired or secure. 

  • We will work with you to arrange with the Venue Coordinator for a time that is convenient for install. 

  • You or someone you designate MUST deliver your art at the day, time and location specified.

  • Whenever possible, The Venue will host an opening reception at the start of a new exhibition. Details will be arranged between the Council and the Venue Coordinator.

  • Artwork will be on display a minimum of three (3) months.

  • Following the exhibit you will be responsible for taking down your work on the day and time specified with the Venue Coordinator. 

  • Any member of the Geauga Arts Council may apply to exhibit his or her work through Art in the Mart.

  • Please email the Council to describe your work and tell us why you would be a good fit for this opportunity. Please send high quality images and details to geaugaarts@gmail.com

  • You will be contacted when an opportunity arises at any of the venues.

  • You will be expected to hang your own pieces with the help and direction of the venue coordinator.

Sale of your Art:

  • At least 75% of your pieces entered must be offeres as For Sale.

  • The Venue does not handle the sales.

  • Show tags will display a link to the Arts Council website where sales can be completed online. A phone number will also be provided for the Council to handle the sales.

  • The item will stay on display until the end of the show and may then be delivered by you to the purchaser. Sold items will be clearly marked. 

  • If delivery is not pre-arranged, pickup dates and times will be arranged following the online purchase, artwork can be picked up at MC Art Studio located at 1208 Bell Rd. Chagrin Falls, OH. 

  • The artist receives 70% of any sale, the Council 15%, and the venue 15%. 

  • Online sales will handle all collection of Sales Tax, and a credit card processing fee will apply.