CALL OUT .
Artists are invited to apply for this Summer’s York River Art Market .YRAM was established in 2015 and is situated in a riverside , city centre location in York .Artist’s showcase and sell their creative makes in this well established , award winning arts market for £40 per day (no commissions taken )
This years dates are as follows =All times are -10am -5.30pm Sat 26 JUNE
Sat 3 JULY Sat 24 JULY
Sun 25 July Sat 31 JULY Sun 1 Aug Sat 7 AUG Sat 14 AUG Sat 21 AUG Sat 28 AUG
* Pitches cost £40 per day and are non – refundable (other than in the instance of another full lockdown situation).
Your £40 (credit) covers –Admin /correspondence , Advertising on YRAM social media platforms , (this includes a weekly events page on the YRAM fb for each date where EVERY artist will be advertised with images , details of work and any details included of places where shoppers can purchase your work ie insta, etsy , website etc. ) Advertisement of the events in the Visit York brochure /festivals section and website ,Contributes towards Flyer/poster printing & distribution advertising the events Contributions towards Finger Poster fees (these are positioned in the direction sign posts & there are 8 x all around the city centre in prime locations including the Train Station, Coppergate . Parliament Street & outside Betty’s )Other costs such as wages , site rental fees and public liability insurance. Last but not least , your pitch fee covers the opportunity to show and sell your work in a beautiful city centre , riverside location to a local and an international audience , after all people visit York from all over the world. Also no commision is taken on any sales .Please note – Fee does not include tables. Each artist has a pitch which is around 8/9ft wide and 4ft high along the railings along Dame Judi Dench Walk .Artists bring their own tables and chairs or / and hang work on the railings.
What next ?Send over the following info .
* 3 quality images of your current work.
* A few sentences about your work
* Links to digital platforms that you sell/show your work (if you have any/if not don’t worry)
*Preferred choice of dates.
Should you require further info , please just ask .
Thanks, and I look forward to receiving your submissions .