Applications are being accepted for our third annual pin-up show, Summer Hang Ups!



Roswell Visual Arts Center

10495 Woodstock Rd, Roswell, GA 30075


Show dates:
Friday, August 11th, 5 - 8 pm
Saturday, August 12th, 10 am - 4 pm



All work must be handmade by the artist represented and original. No prints are allowed at this show.

Acceptable Mediums: Any.

Subject matter: Any subject or theme, except those violent and pornographic, will be considered. 


There will be two gallery areas: A large pin-up area of unframed works and a gallery-ready area for framed and ready-to-display fine art. 


Pin-up area only: Fee $25 

There are no individual show spaces; all work will be shown together in the pin-up area. There is no limit to the number of unframed works you may bring to the show. Acceptable substrates: All work must be unframed on paper, board, panel, or other flat substrates. Stretched canvas is not allowed in the pin-up area, although loose canvas is acceptable. Not all works will be pinned up; In addition to the pin-up walls, we will have tables for easy viewing. 


Gallery-Ready only: Fee $25

Part of the Visual Art Center will feature ready-to-hang Fine Art. (Acceptable media: Framed Fine Art, Professional gallery-wrapped canvas (1.5" or deeper), Sculpture, Assemblage Art.) The number of paintings hung will be limited and at AVE Gallery's discretion. 


Artist attendance for either display area is recommended but not required. Attendance always makes a show!


You may apply to both areas. You will only be charged if accepted. All sales go through AVE Gallery. Artists will receive their commission the week following the show, no later than August 21st, 2023. Artists will receive 80% of their sales; AVE Gallery's commission is 20%.


Artists must email a detailed inventory list to the gallery before the show. The deadline to email inventory is July 28th by 3 pm. Failure to email inventory may result in a forfeit of their show fee.


The deadline to apply is June 15th, 2023. Please email images of your work to Rebecca with your request to participate at You may also use the Contact Form to send over website and social media links in lieu of emailing images.


Art Drop off and set-up dates:

Thursday, August 10th, 12-3 pm

Friday, August 11th, 11:30-1:00 pm 


All Artists or representatives will need to be present to assist in pinning up their art.

AVE Gallery will hang the gallery area.


Once the show closes at 4 pm on Saturday, artists can remove their work. Art cannot be removed before the end of the show. No exceptions!


AVE Gallery, the Roswell Visual Arts Center, and the City of Roswell sponsor this show. AVE Gallery, The Roswell Visual Arts Center, and its affiliates take no responsibility for missing or damaged artwork during the show.