From 2nd May to 30th May 2010
DONATIONS OF PHOTOGRAPHS AND ARTWORK NEEDED!
Artists receive 25% of sale price
All other proceeds go towards the creation of an Education Centre
at the United Reformed Church
PLEASE READ THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION CAREFULLY
Introduction | How to donate artwork or a photo | Donations from schools |
Download or fill and fill in the form | Donate up to three items | Photo size | Artwork size
Sculpture size | Labelling donations | Where to bring your donation/s | Donation dates
Receipt of your donation/s | How the exhibition will work | Reserve prices | Sold pieces
Unsold pieces | Contact information
Welcome to Simply Saltaire, an exhibition and sale of artwork and photography to the benefit of the proposed Education and Visitor Centre at the Saltaire United Reformed Church.
Approximately 2,000 school pupils visit the Church every year to learn more about Saltaire history, and improved facilities are needed to accommodate them. The English Heritage Lottery Fund supports a new Education Centre here and is likely to fund part, but not all, of the Project. The aim of the “Simply Saltaire” Exhibition is contribute to this funding.
HOW TO DONATE ARTWORK OR A PHOTOGRAPH
All donations should have an obviously demonstrable link with Saltaire, and portray an image which shows some aspect of the physical environment or of life here. The must own the copyright of the work you donate. The event is open to anyone, and we are requesting donations of work in 2 main classes –
- artwork in any medium
DONATIONS FROM SCHOOLS
Schools may also submit the work of a number of children/students or of an individual child or young person, and any type of school, children’s centre or children’s or youth group can contribute.
FILL IN THE FORM
Every donated item should be accompanied by a separate filled-in form. Donation forms can be downloaded from this website and when completed it/they should be brought with you when you deliver your work to the Church. If you are unable to download the form, please email Roger Clarke and request a form to be sent to you.
- Download the Donation Form
- Download the School Donation Form
- Download the guidelines for donations
- Download the poster
DONATE UP TO THREE ITEMS
Each donor may contribute up to three items. The organisers may have to restrict the number of exhibits dependent upon space available, and if so the best of your work will then be selected. If all your work is not shown at the start of the exhibition, it may be shown later as other items are sold.
Bring your donation/s and form/s to:
United Reformed Church
The Church is situated on Victoria Road, Saltaire, close to the railway station and opposite Salts Mill. Its iconic tower will enable you to identify it very easily.
All dates between 2pm and 4 pm – PLEASE NOTE – more dates have been added.
- Wednesday, 20th January
- Saturday, 23rd January
- Saturday, 30th January
- Wednesday, 3rd February
- Saturday, 6th February
- Wednesday, 17th February
- Saturday, 20th February
- Saturday, 27th February
- Wednesday, 3rd March
- Saturday, 6th March
- Wednesday, 10th March
- Saturday, 13th March
- Wednesday, 17th March
- Saturday, 20th March
- Wednesday, 24th March
- Saturday, 27th March
- Saturday, 3rd April
- Wednesday, 7th April
- Saturday, 10th April
You will receive a receipt for your donation. While we will take every care to ensure the safe storage and exhibition of your work, Saltaire United Reformed Church and its representatives cannot be held responsible for any damage or loss which may occur whilst in our care.
HOW THE EXHIBITION WILL WORK
This is not a competition. Your work will be on display and on sale over a month period in May, 2010. Donations will be removed as purchases are made. Any donations remaining at the end of the month will be sold at auction on Monday, 31st May.
Please email Roger Clarke if you wish to make other arrangements.
Thank you for your donation and your interest.