As part of our continued commitment to support our membership, 126 is pleased to announce that one of our members shows for 2015 will be taking place off site at The BCA Gallery, Ballyvaughan, Co. Clare in March. 126 is grateful for the financial and moral support of its members and each year offers various opportunities to exhibit their work.
126 invites members to submit work in any medium. This members show will be curated by the board. The brief for submission is open. However, applicants are asked to consider the gallery space and its surroundings. Submissions are by email only to email@example.com. The deadline for submissions is Thursday the 8th of January 2015 at 4pm. Please title the email “MEMBERS SHOW @ BCA” and include a description of proposed work (Max 500 words), images of proposed work, an artists statement and CV in ONE PDF FORMAT ONLY.
The financial contribution of our membership is invaluable to the running of 126. One year’s membership costs €10 to students/unwaged or €20 to those with a wage. You can also support us further by becoming a ‘Friend of 126’ for €50 or ‘Patron of 126 for €250. To join, drop in to the gallery to join up or you can use paypal through our website here www.126.ie. Membership is open to anyone over the age of 18 that supports our aims and is not exclusively for visual artists.
We also encourage members to make exhibition proposals throughout the year. In addition to this, 126 members will have access to discounted rates on a number of events throughout the year including, workshops, seminars, screenings and limited edition merchandise. Invitations and opportunities to take part in 126 projects and collaborations throughout the programme year are offered to current 126 members only. Members can also avail of listing a link to their website from the 126 website. Members are also entitled to a vote at the 126 AGM, which will be held this year on the 17th Dec. at 7pm.