Leach Library Featured Artist
Apply to be the featured artist
Following are the program details. We encourage artists to apply using the form at the bottom of this page.
When responding to this request, please included:
Be sure to include “LIBRARY EXHIBIT” in the subject line of any email correspondence.
ORIGINALS ONLY – No giclees or other reproductions.
ASSIGNMENTS – Assignments for all 12 months in 2019 will be issued on response to this writing. You may request a specific month but priority will be given to Londonderry residents and artists that have not exhibited in the library in the last calendar year.
NUMBER OF PIECES – Each month, the featured artist will have the opportunity to exhibit on the nine (9) easels available that are located throughout the adult section in the library.
SIZE – Please note that the library will not allow pieces larger than 4 feet tall, as the easel clamps must be engaged to secure your art.
All work must be completely dried.
LABELS – Print labels with the title of artwork, artist name, artist contact information and medium may be placed visible to the public (prices will not be allowed on these labels).
BUSINESS CARDS & RESUMES – Artists may leave business cards on each of the easel for patrons to pick up. Artist may also leave a resume at the front desk as patrons often request more info on the artist.
INVENTORY – Exhibiting artist will supply the library with an inventory sheet (available at the library and attached above).
SALES & COMMISSION – Artist will handle the sale. A small percentage of the sale donated to the library would be appreciated.
LIABILITY – Artist will be required to sign a release of liability statement with the library.
PICK-UP – Artist must pick up artwork on the last day of each month. Library is not open on Sunday so if last day of the month falls on Sunday, artwork must be picked up on Saturday, unless other arrangements have been made with the entering exhibitor for the following month. Library hours: Mon. - Thurs. 9-8; Fri. and Sat. 9-5. These times may change seasonally so check with the library to be sure they are open. For security purposes, Artist must show proof of identity when picking up paintings.
Artists, please send us a message using the form below to be considered for this program.