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Visual Art ,
submitted by
Erin Rehberg

Side Street Studio Arts' 8th Annual Something Wicked... (OPEN CALL FOR VISUAL ART)

Side Street Studio Arts' 8th Annual "Something Wicked..." exhibition seeks a variety of arts media whose subject matter is meant to instill a combined sense of wonder, awe, and perhaps a little dread, in the City of Elgin's art scene.

Submissions are $10 PER PIECE, and are due by Friday, September 25 at 11:59pm. No late submissions will be accepted. Submissions will be limited to 3 works per artists, including sets or triptychs. Each submitted work requires a separate submission/payment which may be made HERE.

​This exhibit is open to the public October 9 - November 1, with an Opening Reception Friday, October 9 from 6-9pm.

​This exhibit will be juried. You will be notified of your acceptance by Wednesday, September 30. Artwork drop off is Sunday, October 4 from 11am to 3pm. Artwork must be dropped off at this time.


All work must include proper installation hardware, i.g. cleats, wire, hooks, etc. Side Street reserves the right to reject any work at submission or drop off for any reason. 

SALES POLICY: SSSA does NOT take commission for art sales. Based upon our experiences with our cliental, we encourage you to provide lower-cost companion pieces (prints, matted prints, etc.) along with your selected exhibited works that we will keep available for purchase throughout the duration of the exhibition. *Please note, sales tax and credit card fees, if necessary, will be taken out of the total sale amount. Please price works accordingly. The current Kane County tax rate is 8.25%. SSSA continues to remain in contact with artists and patrons following our exhibitions. If SSSA facilitates the sale of any work from an artist previously featured in a SSSA exhibition, we follow a separate commission structure: 70% to the Artist/30% to SSSA. Additionally, we are happy to offer pick up and delivery services, if necessary, for a small fee depending on the location(s) of pick up and delivery. Please contact SSSA for a list of delivery fees. By agreeing to show your work at SSSA you agree to the above sales policies. Once work is signed in at SSSA, prices cannot be changed, additional works may not be added (unless requested by SSSA), and work may not be removed by the artist prior to the end of the exhibition (unless approved by SSSA).

Deadline: 09.24.2020
Name: Tanner
Address: 15 Ziegler Court, Elgin, IL 60120
Phone: 8474292276