How to become a Secret ArtWorks Artist

That you for being interested in participating in Secret ArtWorks. Without talented artists like you this event wouldn’t be possible. Follow the steps before and look for you artists packet in the mail. And mark your calendars to come to Secret ArtWorks at The Banks on November 16, 2018. Artists admission is free and includes a discounted guest ticket. Artists are also invited to the special VIP hour before the event.

  1. Submit your Intent to Participate. We will then send you a packet if you do not have one.

We are no longer accepting Secret Artists applications due to an overwhelmingly, and amazing, large quantity of Artists applying. Thank you all for your interest! Check back in starting October 22 for a preview.

Sorry. This form is no longer available.

  1. MAKE WORKS OF ART BEHIND CLOSED DOORS
    • Pieces must be 5×7 inches made on or attached to the archival paper we provide
    • Sign the back of your Secret work(s) of art, not the front. Fill out the form to keep your identity under wraps until after it is purchased.
    • Any medium is acceptable (drawing, painting, prints, photos, collages, etc.) as long as it is an ORIGINAL work of art. Photocopies or photos of original works will not be accepted.
    • Relief work should be no more than 1 inch in depth
    • Submit no more than 5 secrets
  2. SEND IN YOUR SECRET(S)
    • Return your piece. Don’t worry, your secret is safe with us. All Secrets should be submitted to ArtWorks by October 15, 2018 deadline extended to November 1, 2018

ArtWorks
20 E. Central Parkway
Cincinnati, OH 45202
ArtWorksCincinnati.org
(513) 333-0388

  1. KEEP THE SECRET, SECRET
    • Bite your tongue; don’t spill the beans on which Secret work(s) of art is yours until after the main event on November 16.
  2. MARK YOUR CALENDARS
    • Monday, October 15 Deadline extended to November 1, 2018
      • All Secrets are due to ArtWorks for cataloging and processing.
    • Monday, October 22
      • Images will be added regularly to our website until all are online. This will serve as the preview for art lovers who want to plot which piece of art to purchase ahead of time. They will be kept in the dark in regard to your identity, but can determine which presentation board to visit once they enter the venue.
    • Friday, November 16, 2018
      • The big reveal will be at the Bank at the old Howl at the Moon!
      • Artists who submit a secret will enjoy free admission, your plus one will receive a discounted ticket at just $35.00 to the party of the year.
    • Saturday, November 17
      • Artists identities will be announced on our website.

Questions? See our FAQ blog post.

JUST A LITTLE BIT OF FINE PRINT
While highly unlikely, ArtWorks reserves the right to withhold art from exhibition as deemed necessary.
By submitting art, Artists grant ArtWorks the right to reproduce the work for marketing purposes. Artists retain all intellectual property rights.

Return to Secret ArtWorks Homepage

A BIG THANKS TO OUR
ONGOING FUNDERS

2018 Season Sponser