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Gallery Show Policies and Guidelines


Show Policies
a)    A show participant must be a member in good standing with the Pearl Ellis Gallery of Fine Arts Society.
b)    The art works in a show must not have been previously shown in the Pearl Ellis Gallery.
c)    The art works must be original, based on the artists’ own images or imagination.
d)    The artist must follow the guidelines for displaying and hanging art works.
e)    Ninety percent of art work must be for sale.
f)    The artist agrees to leave all art works for the duration of the show except those pieces sold to out-of-town patrons.
g)    The artist or group contact will prepare a press release with photographs, distribute promotional posters and hold a reception (note: no liquor allowed).
h)    The artist agrees to a gallery commission of 30% on sold art work.
i)    The total fee for an Established group, Collective or Solo show is $225. A $75 non-refundable deposit confirms the show in the annual schedule, with the balance of $150 payable five weeks prior to the show.
j)    By signing the consignment sheet, the artist agrees to not hold the Pearl Ellis Gallery of Fine Arts Society or any of their members, staff, or volunteers liable for any damage, loss or injury to person, persons or property sustained by reason of any accident or incident occurring in or about the Pearl Ellis Gallery of Fine Arts Society. Further, the artist agrees to waive the right to any claim for any loss or damage to the work listed on the consignment form. Any and all insurance coverage on exhibited work is the responsibility of the artist.

Version: July 18, 2018