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Visual Art ,
submitted by
Kate Vrijmoet

One Hot Inch: Tiny Exhibit and Pin Exchange Social Event

Curator Kate Vrijmoet invites you to apply for Hot One Inch Action, a tiny exhibit and big art event. Chicago artists are invited to submit artwork to be reproduced on a 1” pin.

How it Works:

  • Artists submit their 1080 x 1080 ppi jpg CMYK artwork along with a 300 character artist bio and statement by July 20th, 12 pm CTD
  • Curator Kate Vrijmoet will select artwork for the exhibition
  • Selected artists will be contacted with all the necessary information regarding the next steps
  • necessary & sufficient coffee®will take care of printing the selected artworks on the pins!
  • Hot Inch Pins will be on display for 3 weeks
  • Each selected artist will receive 20 pins of their artwork!
  • Curator Kate Vrijmoet will select 2 additional artists and their exceptional artworks for exciting exhibition opportunities at the café

One Hot Inch Collectors event:

One Hot Inch collectors event will take place in August 2024 at necessary & sufficient coffee, Printers Row. For one-night only buy and trade the tiny art of different local artists reproduced on one inch buttons. These limited edition buttons are displayed on the café wall and the audience is offered the opportunity to buy randomly selected buttons in mixed bags of five for $5. Didn’t get the button you wanted? Trade with the people around you. How bad do you want that button?!?That’s when the hot action starts.

When: Selected artists will be contacted with all the necessary information!

Where: necessary & sufficient coffee, Printers Row - 728 South Dearborn Street, Chicago, IL

Submission Instructions:
 Google Form: CLICK HERE


Download the template to make sure the primary object of your work fits within the visible area




For more information feel free to reach out to

Sponsored by: Brick City Button Makers
7726 Michigan Ave
Saint Louis MO 63111

Name: Giulia
Address: 728 S Dearborn Street, 60605, CHICAGO, IL
Phone: 3127765477