UWSP Student Emerging Artist Booth

For UWSP Art & Design Students only.

The Festival of the Arts Council is looking for one 2-D art student and one 3-D art student to exhibit and sell their work among 48 of the finest working artists in the Midwest.

 

WHAT THE FESTIVAL WILL PROVIDE FOR STUDENT ARTISTS…

  • Waived $30 jury fee
  • Waived $130 booth fee to be shared between a 2-D and 3-D artist. Display material will be provided by UW-SP Art and Design department.
  • Real world experience for 2 students to sell their art to serious art buyers.
  • Guidance from an UW-SP Art and Design alumni on how to sell work at art festivals.
  • Complimentary dinner on Sat. April 6 & complimentary breakfast and lunch on April 7th.
  • Networking with professional artists.

 

HOW UW-SP ART STUDENTS CAN APPLY FOR A BOOTH

  • Send the following to PointFoA@gmail.com with subject line 2019 UWSP Emerging Artist:
  • A  paragraph on why they want to be part of the Festival of the Arts.
  • An Artist Statement.
  • 3 images of work representative of what they would exhibit.
  • Image requirements: Jpeg size under 5MB with sRGB color space
  • Deadline is Monday February 25, 2019
  • Notification of invite or not invited to the festival by email on Friday March 1st, 2019.
  • Accepted artists must meet with the FoA Council prior to March 8th  for rules and regulations of the event, as well as guidance from the council members.
Download information here:2019 emerging artist.pdf

Please contact Jessie Fritsch, Chair of the Festival for the Arts Council at

pointfoa@gmail.com or call 715-252-4125.