ROLL NEWS
from the studio of Amy elizabeth Seltzer

Follow Me

PROSPECTUS
15th ANNUAL ROLL BIKE ART FESTIVAL
“BUFF•VELO EVOLUTION”

A fundraiser for Bike Colorado Springs

  ROLL BIKE in Colorado Springs, Colorado is hosting a juried national exhibit of artwork for the 15th ANNUAL ROLL BIKE ART FESTIVAL.  Artwork in all mediums and concerning any themes related to bicycles will be considered.  The 2019 theme is “BUFF•VELO EVOLUTION”.

EXHIBITION DATES:

SAT., MAY 18 - FRI., SEP. 6, 2019

OPENING RECEPTION:

SAT., MAY 18, 2019, 5 - 8 PM

AT THE BUFFALO LODGE
BICYCLE RESORT,
2 EL PASO BLVD.,
COLORADO SPRINGS, CO, 80904

  This exhibit will explore themes surrounding the visual appeal of the bicycle, its mechanical simplicity, the rotation of the wheel, the bicycle’s role in social intimacy, the evolution of bicycle form, personal expressions of the ride, association of the bicycle with the women’s movement, the risks of the road, fitness and health, decorative value, and the role of the bicycle in building community.

Collectible, historic, or custom bikes are welcome FOR ART BIKE, BUT MUST BE REMOVED BY MAY 25.

OPEN TO ALL MEDIUMS.

ENTRY FEE:

  Entry fee is $10 for up to four submissions.  Children under age 12 are free.  All entries must be completed and repurposed entries must be clean at the time of submission.  Incomplete or inaccurate entry forms may disqualify the artist from ROLL BIKE.

"Your artwork will be on display during the peak tourist season and will be viewed by bicyclists and tourists from all over the world."

  Each entry form must contain name, address, phone, media of work, dimensions, title, and price (or NFS) for EACH work submitted.  All work must be clean, sturdy, and wired to hang or it may disqualify the artist from ROLL BIKE.  Large, heavy, or delicate pieces will require extra effort to install.  The artist will be responsible for installation, to provide for the safety of their original artwork.

ELIGIBILITY:

  “BUFF•VELO EVOLUTION” is open to all artists, national and international, working in any media.  All forms of art are eligible.  ROLL is an all-ages exhibit and children are encouraged to apply and compete.

EMAIL ENTRIES TO:
amy3mt@gmail.com

 

POINT OF CONTACT:
AMY SELTZER (719) 471-ROLL

 

DATES TO REMEMBER:

EARLY BIRD ENTRY PREMIUM
Every artist who submits a completed entry on or before 

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 28, 2019

will have their name entered in a drawing for one free night stay at Buffalo Lodge Bicycle Resort.  There will be one winner for EARLY BIRD ENTRY.

DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION:
SATURDAY, MARCH 30, 2019

 
EXHIBIT WILL BE JURIED: 
SATURDAY, APRIL 6, 2019

 
ARTISTS WILL BE NOTIFIED:
SATURDAY, APRIL 13, 2019

 
EXHIBIT OPENS:
SATURDAY, MAY 18, 2019

 
EXHIBIT CLOSES:
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 6, 2019

 
DEADLINE FOR PICKING UP ART:
SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 2019


  Artwork left after the pick-up date will not be insured.  Work not retrieved within four months of the
pick-up date will become property of ROLL BIKE.

FORMAT FOR SUBMISSION:

  Artwork submitted may be represented by prints or digital images. 

PRINTS:  Prints may be up to 8.5” x 11” and may be digitally produced or photographic prints.  Artist name, title, size, media, and price should be on back of the print.

DIGITAL FILES:  Digital image files may be submitted in CD, CVD, flash drives or via email.  Images should be readable on Mac platform and .jpg is preferred, at least 500 K but no larger than 2 MB each.

  If your submission doesn’t conform to image guidelines, you will be asked to

re-submit.


  Reference sheets with artists’ name, title of piece, media, and dimensions are appreciated to assist the jurors.  PLEASE INCLUDE THE TITLE OF YOUR WORK ON THE REFERENCE SHEET OR IN THE FILENAME FOR EACH PIECE.

REQUIREMENTS FOR SUBMISSION:

• WORK MUST BE ORIGINAL.  No prints or copies.

• Artwork must not have been shown at ROLL previously.

• No clip frames or taped edges accepted.  Mats must be well cut and clean.  Frames must be in good    
   condition and equipped with wire (no saw-tooth hangers).  Glass must be clean and intact.

• Artist is responsible for shipping to and from the exhibition.

• ROLL BIKE will retain a 30% commission from sales.  BUFFALO LODGE WILL DONATE 10% TO
   BIKE COLORADO SPRINGS.

• Work cannot be withdrawn before end of show period.

 

SUBMIT ENTRIES TO:
AMY SELTZER
ROLLBIKEART.COM
2826 TREMONT STREET
COLORADO SPRINGS, CO  80907

OR EMAIL ENTRIES TO:

Amy3mt@gmail.com

 

Thank you for supporting ROLL 2019!

 

ARTIST INFO:

NAME_______________________________________

ADDRESS___________________________________

ADDRESS___________________________________

CITY_________________________________________

STATE____________   ZIP______________________

 I AM IN AGREEMENT WITH ALL CONDITIONS SET FORTH IN THIS PROSPECTUS AND ENTRY

FORM.  I UNDERSTAND THAT SUBMISSION OF AN ENTRY CONSTITUTES MY PERMISSION FOR

ROLL BIKE TO PHOTOGRAPH THE ENTRY AND/ OR DUPLICATE, REPRODUCE OR MODIFY

THE IMAGE FOR EDUCATIONAL OR PROMOTIONAL PURPOSES.

“The Lodge is staffed with a receptionist, is locked after business hours, and has a security camera, but will not be responsible for any stolen artwork."

  I AGREE THAT THE ENTRY LISTED ON THIS FORM WILL BE AVAILABLE FOR THE ENTIRE

DURATION OF THE EXHIBIT.  I UNDERSTAND THAT I AM RESPONSIBLE FOR INSURANCE FOR

MY ENTRY DURING TRANSIT TO AND FROM THE BUFFALO LODGE BICYCLE RESORT.

SIGNATURE___________________________________

 

ENTRY 1:

TITLE__________________________________________

MEDIA OF WORK_____________________________

LENGTH_______________________________________

WIDTH________________________________________

HEIGHT_______________________________________

WEIGHT______________________________________

PRICE___________________________(OR NFS)____


ENTRY 2:

TITLE__________________________________________

MEDIA OF WORK_____________________________

LENGTH_______________________________________

WIDTH________________________________________

HEIGHT_______________________________________

WEIGHT______________________________________

PRICE___________________________(OR NFS)____

ENTRY 3:

TITLE__________________________________________

MEDIA OF WORK_____________________________

LENGTH_______________________________________

WIDTH________________________________________

HEIGHT_______________________________________

WEIGHT______________________________________

PRICE___________________________(OR NFS)____

ENTRY 4:

TITLE__________________________________________

MEDIA OF WORK_____________________________

LENGTH_______________________________________

WIDTH________________________________________

HEIGHT_______________________________________

WEIGHT______________________________________

PRICE___________________________(OR NFS)____ 

 

 
Thank you for supporting ROLL 2019!