Membership Application



 PHANTOM GALLERY CHICAGO NETWORK MEMBERSHIP


Welcome to the Network,

The Phantom Gallery Chicago Network is registered under both the Charitable Trust and the Solicitation for Charity Act and is assigned a registration number CO#- 01063500. 

Building Better Charities October 5, 2012 approval letter sent by the Illinois Attorney General's Office.



What do I get for becoming a member of the Phantom Gallery Chicago Network?

Your membership gives you many perks.

· Looking for art gallery space, need insurance? The Phantom Gallery Chicago Network provides gallery COI's for all card packing artist who has submitted an application fee and has elected to be curators of their own space, our insurance is through the CHUBB Insurance Company.


· Free online resources, the Phantom chief curator, will profile you as a featured artist on our social networks: ArtSlant, the Blogger, facebook group page, Idealist.

· Build a contact creator, we use MailChimp. In our network, you can share your stories, and make new sources to exhibit your art. Tell the world about your successes and challenges.

· Near North West Arts Councilfind out about fiscal sponsorships, and other resources.

· International Art Adventures summer art tours, discounts for active curators who attend to monthly artist salon held by the International Art Group.

Referral to Professional Development Trainings

· Annual group exhibition no hanging fee for card members
Alpha Bruton,

Chief Curator

SUBJECT LINE: ARTIST APPLICATION
Name of Project:
Name of Artist/Organization: 
Contact Name:
Address:
City/State/Zip: 
Telephone: 
E-mail: 
Website:


How did you hear about Phantom Gallery Chicago?
Artist(s) Bio/Statement (write a statement about your work in general and your process in 250 Max)


PROJECT DESCRIPTION
Please provide a detailed description of your proposed use of a Pop-Up exhibit site.


TECHNICAL REQUIREMENTS
How much space (Wide x’ deep x’ high) does your installation/work require? What are your electrical needs? Do you have any additional needs or requirements?

 SUPPORT MATERIALS
· Curriculum Vitae please include your name, address, phone number and email address along with exhibition and educational background.)
·         Please include a Web site links of your work along with 5- 10  or JPG.
·         For installations: description to clearly convey your concept
·         For video work: For curatorial previewing, please supply Quicklime data files on either FLASH drive,  CD or DVD (non-encoded). Video segment should be no longer than 3 minutes and cued to the appropriate segment for the panel to view. Time-based media, video art or documentation of performance art, should be submitted. Please do not submit videos of documentation of the artistic process.
·         For live art: website links that document previous work; title, and a description of the content and concept of proposed work.
·         For artists outside of Chicago: Please include a brief statement showing your means to get to Chicago and availability to assist with staffing of the gallery.



 Membership fee of $40 can be sent by paypal.me/phantomgallerychi, mailed by check to Phantom Gallery Chicago Network, 440 E. 47th Street, Room 205, Chicago IL  60653 direct deposit to PNC Bank, to Phantom Gallery Chicago Network.