MEMBERSHIP AND EVENT REGISTRATION INFORMATION
In a nut shell
EVENT DATES 28TH APRIL – 13TH MAY 2018
TAKING PART IN THE EVENT
HOW MUCH DOES IT COST?
Event Fee $300
Membership Fee $120
Compulsory Insurance* $75
Are required to apply in writing. Email: [email protected]
Groups are defined as affiliated art groups, student groups, schools and clubs only.
*NOTE: 3rd PARTY PUBLIC LIABILITY INSURANCE IS COMPULSORY
An Insurance rebate is available if you send a copy of your own pre-existing Public Liability insurance cover to Julien Sanderson: [email protected]
AM I ELIGIBLE TO PARTICIPATE IN THE EVENT?
The Open Studios ethos is one of inclusiveness. Professional, established, emerging and hobbyist artists or af liated groups working in any medium are invited to open their art studios, workshops and homes to the public over the event period each autumn. Venues can also extend to wineries, cafes and community premises as long as you can set up a mobile workshop and offer an interpretive experience based on your art practice.
YOU ARE ELIGIBLE TO PARTICIPATE IF YOU ARE:
- A practicing visual artist or artisan residing or working within the Open Studios event region
- An affliated art group, a student group, school or club residing or working within the Open Studios event region
- All participants must be a current member of Margaret River Region Open Studios (annual membership 1st November – 31st October)
- Your registration for the event will be confirmed upon payment of the ARTIST EVENT FEE, MEMBERSHIP FEE AND INSURANCE
FOR ARTISTS WANTING TO OPEN THEIR STUDIO AT THE 2018 OPEN STUDIO EVENT…
- Every artist who wishes to participate in the Open Studio Event needs to register online
- If you participated in previous Open Studios Open Studio Events you are required to re-register each year
- Registration opens on 1st September and closes strictly on 31st October 2017 (Financial penalties will apply for late registrations, which may include exclusion)
- Event Registration will work on a first in basis so be quick as limited spaces are available
If you need any assistance completing the membership forms or have any questions, please email us at: [email protected]