MLA CAROLE JAMES’ OFFICE

Location: 1084 Fort Street, Victoria BC, V8V 3K4

Hours: Mon – Thurs, 10:00am – 4:00pm

Display Space

  • Artwork is placed on various walls throughout the office area, including reception and meeting room.
  • Artwork is hung on nails on the wall.
  • This venue is suitable for 2-D artwork only by an individual artist.

General

  • Exhibitions run for three months and up to 20 works can be displayed.
  • All artwork is subject to approval for a family-friendly, culturally diverse facility.
  • Artists must sign a standard contract before installing art.
  • If a piece is sold you must arrange to install a replacement piece.

Fees

  • No fees for VAC members,  $40 per show for future members, administration fee to be paid in advance.
  • 20% commission on all sales payable to VAC.

Installation

  •  A predetermined time will be established for hanging and striking the show.
  • Please bring your own hammer and nails, sticky gum for your title cards and any other supplies you may need to hang your work.
  • Artists will hang their own work. Artists must attach a wire on the back of artwork as close to the top of the back as possible to avoid work falling forward.
  • VAC volunteer help is dependent on availability.

Promotion

  • VAC will promote the exhibition through our e-newsletter, website, and social media.
  • Artists are required to provide their own art labels, which must include contact information, medium, and title of work and price, business card sized on white card-stock or of a consistent nature.
  • Artists are expected to create an artist statement or bio (8.5” x 11”) for display & promotion and two images for promotional purposes.

Sale of Artwork

  • All sales are the responsibility of the artist, so be sure to include contact information on labels.

Available Bookings

Please email us at arts@vicartscouncil.ca if you would like to book this venue, or if you have any questions.

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