deadline: February 15, 2017
stARTup Art Fair San Francisco is a contemporary art fair for independent artists.
This three-day fair will run April 28-30, 2017 at the Hotel Del Sol in San Francisco’s Marina District, and takes place at the same time as the Art Market SF gallery fair at Fort Mason. Participating artists will have a fantastic opportunity to expose new work to a myriad of collectors, curators, gallery owners, art consultants, and writers who will be coming to the city for a weekend of contemporary art.
The core missions of stARTup Art Fair is to provide a marketplace that gives artists the power to present and sell work on their own terms. All sales proceeds belong 100% to the artists.
Applications for stARTup Art Fair SF will be accepted through February 15th, 2017. Those selected from the open application process will each take over a hotel room for the course of three days to present a solo show of their work. Through its democratic, online application, stARTup Art Fair gives artists the opportunity to have their work reviewed by an impressive, influential Selection Committee with a diverse range of art world professionals that includes:
Jonas Almgren CEO, Artfinder.com
Trish Bransten Director, Rena Bransten Gallery, San Francisco
Christine Duval Independent Curator, Principal, Duval Contemporary
Amy Ellingson Widely exhibited San Francisco-based artist
Max Presneill Director/Curator, Torrance Art Museum
Catherine Wagner Widely exhibited San Francisco-based artist
There are application and exhibitor fees. For more information please visit: www.startupartfair.com/SF/artists