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ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR ONLINE PROMOTION AND WEB LISTING

WEB LISTING & PROMOTION AGREEMENT                                                                             ARTISTS AND CONSIGNORS                                                                                                             

                                                                                                                                                                                              Beginning January 2021, The GALLERY OF WISCONSIN ART, LLC (GOWA) operates online only. Continuing its mission, the gallery will promote and sell Wisconsin Art of all periods by offering web listings to estates/descendants of Early Wisconsin Artists as well as contemporary artists.  

This opportunity is available only to Artists /Consignors who have mutually respected, trusted, flexible, drama-free, and low-maintenance working relationship with the Gallery owner. Application is required, and quality is critical. Gallery owner reserves the right to discontinue representation when demands become excessive and unreasonable.

BENEFITS OF THE PROMOTIONAL LISTING OPPORTUNITY INCLUDES: 

  1. ENDORSEMENT by the Gallery of Wisconsin Art at www.GalleryofWisconsinArt.com 
  2. NATIONWIDE EXPOSURE ON WEBSITE - www.masterpieceonline.com (check it out). 
  3. ARTIST PAGE – Includes artist bio, statement, etc. Awards and past exhibition records allowed but not current or upcoming exhibitions, shows, or fairs. Updates to the web listing allowed once per year
  4. ARTIST PHOTO - featured in listing
  5. ARTWORK SAMPLES – Up to 14 pieces of artwork on your page. Artist to provide photos. Artwork should be available for purchase. Listings to include title of work, short description, dimension, price. 
  6. ARTIST’S DIRECT CONTACT INFO (unless contact through Gallery is preferred)  Artist’s direct web address, email address and phone number. For privacy, no street address. 
  7. NEWSLETTER FEATURE – As time allows, gallery owner will invite artists to be featured in the Gallery Newsletter “WI ART NEWS”. Artists will supply information, photos, and help write articles. 
  8. NEWSLETTER LISTING - When possible, all artists will be listed and/or promoted in the Newsletter “WI ART NEWS” which has circulation to over 3000 contacts! 
  9. SEARCH ENGINE OPTIMIZATION – Visitors will find you on the internet near the top of their search!

FEES AND COMMISSIONS 

  1. Promotional /listing fee is $50 per year – for all/any portion of a year. Fee covers software expenses and time to maintain the website, update images, create newsletters, etc. 
  2. If you handle all communications, and aspects of a sale, there are no other fees or commissions!
  3. If you want the gallery to handle communications and negotiate a sale, there is a 25% commission.

HOW IT WORKS 

  1. If a web listing interests you, complete agreement and mail $50 check to address listed.
  2. If you want to be contacted directly to purchase artwork, your contact info must be listed. You will negotiate the sale directly with the customer including all terms, price, shipping, pickup, delivery, insurance, returns, costs, etc. No gallery commissions are charged if you do this.
  3. If you want the gallery to handle communications and the sale your personal contact information will NOT be listed on the website. If you prefer this arrangement a 25% commission is charged. After the sale, the gallery will send your payment less 25% commission.
  4. No Inventory will be held by the gallery, so you always retain art and coordinate shipping with buyer.
  5. If you are NOT interested or do not respond, all of your information will be removed from the GOWA website. Thank you for your involvement and continued success in the future. Stay in touch!
  6. See agreement attached for other terms and conditions.  Thank you! 
 DOWNLOAD ONLINE PROMOTION AND WEB LISTING AGREEMENT HERE