Terms & Conditions
1.1 Entry fee $45 per artwork (RQAS Brisbane Branch Members $30)
1.2 Completed entry forms are to be returned, with the entry fee to: email@example.com or Unit 3, 162 Petrie Terrace Brisbane Wednesday 23rd June
1.3 The successful completion and submission of this form and payment will be considered as receipt of payment and entry form – the gallery will NOT contact you to confirm your place in the exhibition. We will only contact entrants if we need further information about your entry or if your artwork is not accepted for exhibition.
1.4 Entry fees are not refundable.
1.5 Artwork must not have won a prize in any other competition. Artwork must not have been entered in an RQAS sponsored competition in the last two years.
2.1 Artworks to be delivered to the Gallery at 3/162 Petrie Terrace, Brisbane, QLD, 4000, on Tuesday 6th July, 10am – 12pm.
2.2 If you are not able to deliver at this time please contact the gallery to make alternative arrangements once your entry form has been submitted.
3.1 Entries must be the original work of the exhibitor.
3.2 Exhibitors agree to images of their work being reproduced in print and online for promotional purposes, to this end please include a digital jpeg file with your online entry or email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Save file as “yourname_artworktitle”
3.3 All works need to be easily carried by 1 person.
3.4 Each artwork must not exceed 1.5 m in width.
3.5 Entries are accepted, displayed, and returned at the owner’s risk. Freight and insurance are also the owner’s responsibility. All care will be taken, but no responsibility accepted for loss or damage.
3.6 Any questions artists have during installation must be addressed to the gallery director or their representative.
3.7 Should any dispute arise where no specific ruling is laid down the committee’s decision is final.
4.1 The work must be suitably presented and ready to be safely displayed with the appropriate hardware.
4.2 Framed artworks and works on canvas (or otherwise mounted) must be ready to hang on the wall using “D” rings placed approximately 5 to 10cm from the top of the frame. Wire or string is not required.
4.3 Label placement for 2D artwork: place the artwork label on the back but hanging below the edge on the lower right-hand side, as seen from the front.
4.4 Label placement for 3D artworks: place label so it can be seen without lifting the work.
4.5 Clearly mark the artist’s name, contact details, title of work, and price on this artwork label.
Example of Artwork Label:
Art of Imagination 2021
4.6 Artworks MUST be dry and clean.
4.7 Artworks will only be displayed at the discretion of the Gallery, we will not display artwork deemed unsafe, offensive, or unsuitable.
5.1 Artwork must be for sale, please allow for RQAS commission and any applicable GST when setting price.
5.2 The gallery will charge 27.5% commission (including GST) on all sales.
5.3 We offer 3-month lay-by options for buyers. Any lay-by not finalised within this time will have the artwork returned to the Artist.
5.4 Artists will be paid for any sales after the end of the exhibition OR when any lay-by is paid in full.
Pick up/Bump Out
6.1 Entries may ONLY be picked up at the end of the exhibition. Bump out is Monday 2nd August 10am-12pm.
6.2 Works not collected within three months of the exhibition closing date may be disposed of at the discretion of the RQAS Management Committee.
Events & Prizes
7.1 Opening Night is Wednesday, 14th July 7pm. All entrants and their guests must book in to opening event.
See prizes tab for details of prizes