You are cordially invited to submit your application for the 47th annual Art-A-Fair Festival, one of
three premier art shows held each summer in beautiful Laguna Beach, California.
Art-A-Fair is a membership organization and an artist cooperative. As an exhibiting artist/member you will
become an integral part of the show operations. Artists work a designated six-hour work shift per
week and must attend a training session for the shift. There are three or four mandatory meetings
throughout the year.
JuryingA jury entry will be judged for eligibility based upon quality, originality and presentation. Anonymity is maintained during the jury process. The jury consists of professional fine artists and master crafts-persons. They look for excellence in conception, execution and presentation, with the expectation of high levels of creativity and technical competence. An appropriate balance for the entire show is considered when determining the number of artists invited for each medium. All decisions regarding the selection process are made by Art-A-Fair, Inc. All such decisions are final.
FeesA non-refundable jury fee of $40.00 per medium (3 physical pieces or 3 slides/digital /images) is required for each submission. Artists with 3-dimensional work may submit up to 3 slides per each piece.
NotificationArtists who have hand-delivered their work on Jury Day will be given their jury scores and Notification of Acceptance or Non-Acceptance at Pick up, which is between 4 and 4:30PM. Art-A-Fair will not be responsible for artwork left after 5PM, and there is a $10 charge for late pick up. Mail-in submissions will be notified in writing within two weeks after Jury Day.
Accepted ArtistsA non-refundable booth deposit of $200.00 and a $35.00 membership fee are required within 30 days for accepted new members. Balance of booth payments are made monthly. Artists accepted on Jury Day may reserve their place in the show by paying the required deposit and membership fees at that time.