Although I sell to several stores in Pennsylvania i have never heard
of them, so curious as usual, I checked out the website that you
sent. Lol...lol...lol...they have got to be kidding?
On the "opportunities", page, I especially liked the part about
applying to shows, where not only is there a very large $50
application fee, for a solo show, (such fees are unusual but not
unheard of for a simple gallery show with no jury awards, however
usually it is for jurying into a group show, never for a solo show
and the jury fees are much less), but you will be the one paying for
the cost of printing their post cards with no artistic control
whatsoever over content. Ooooh...but: "design of cards-free!" Lucky
If that wasn't bad enough, there is a "reception fee", "determined by
artist and gallery". Sorry, I just burst out laughing. Where the heck
do these places spring up from?? Kind of a come one come all....and
pay for it concept. Wonder if it will work for them?
I read further and they have a "rental and leasing collection of
artists"....Aaaaaaakkkkkk!!!!! SO...you give them your lovely
original handmade work, and they rent it out for use...?? I am
ROTFLMAO!!! What next? The "Use it as a frisbee collection of
Ok...their web site is very pleasantly designed, but you wouldn't
catch me dead showing in this kind of joint...ok..well maybe dead.
In any case, "Moxie" is a good name for this "gallery", as they
appear to have loads of it...and not in a good way. "artist
If you're taking votes, my vote is nope.
Lisa, (Acorn Woodpeckers have appeared,suddenly addicted to my bird
feeders. boy are they cute...and they scare the crud out of the
jays...aka...tree sharks...a good thing.) Topanga, CA USA