530 West 25th Street, New York, NY  Tue - Sat, 11am - 6pm
530 West 25th Street, New York, NY  Tue - Sat, 11am - 6pm
530 West 25th Street
Tue - Sat, 11am - 6pm

Frequently Asked Questions


GALLERY REPRESENTATION SERVICES

  • What are the promotional services that Agora Gallery offers?

    Agora Gallery, established in 1984, offers a wide range of promotional options to talented artists. If accepted, you will receive an official representation offer and a copy of our representation agreement which includes a number of promotional options you can select from.

    All of the options include participation in a collective exhibition, targeted public relations, email and print invitations to your exhibition, online and social media exposure, listings in NY art publications, inclusion in your exhibition catalog, assistance with pricing and selling artwork, aid with writing artist documentation, opening reception for the exhibition and more. For more detailed information you may click here to view a copy of our representation agreement.

REPRESENTATION COST

  • If accepted, what is the cost of the promotional services?

    We offer several representation options, starting from $3850, which can also be paid in installments.

  • Aside from the representation cost, will there be additional charges?

    Artists are responsible for all shipping and framing expenses related to their exhibition.

  • Is it possible to renew at the end of the representation period?

    Yes. We offer a substantial discount to artists who wish to renew their representation agreement.

SALE OF ARTWORK

  • What is the commission structure?

    The commission structure on the sale of art is 70% for the artist and 30% for the gallery. Sales occur at our exhibitions, through ongoing marketing, and on our website, www.ARTmine.com

  • Can you guarantee that you will sell my artwork?

    We promise that we will do everything that is outlined in the Representation Agreement; however, we cannot and will not guarantee that your artwork will sell. To see the latest artwork sales, please visit our Collectors' Pick page.

PORTFOLIO SUBMISSION

  • What are the portfolio submission requirements?
    • Artwork Images - at least 5 jpeg images with titles, mediums and dimensions
    • Your Biography and Artist Statement - tell us about yourself and your background

    You may also provide us with an online portfolio or a PDF version as long as it includes all of the above information.

  • How do I submit my portfolio for review?

    You can Submit your portfolio online or email your portfolio to submissions@agora-gallery.com.

  • Is there a cost to submit my portfolio for review?

    Yes, there is a $50 non-refundable processing fee per submission.

  • Is the fee deducted from my representation costs?

    Yes, If your work is accepted and you sign our representation agreement the $50 submission fee will be deducted from the fee. If you are accepted and, for whatever reason, do not sign the agreement the fee will not be refunded.

  • If not accepted, can I submit my portfolio again?

    Yes, you can submit a portfolio with new artwork 6 - 24 months after your original submission at no additional cost (you do not have to pay the submission fee again).

  • How long is the portfolio review process?

    The portfolio review process usually takes between 2-4 weeks.

  • Which media are acceptable for submissions?

    Painting, drawing, sculpture, photography, digital, printing, and mixed media are eligible.

  • Which media are not acceptable for submission?

    Video art, film, performance art, jewelry, and crafts are not eligible.

  • What methods of payment do you accept for submissions?

    We accept PayPal and the following credit cards: MasterCard, Visa, Diners, American Express, Discover, JCB, and UnionPay.


Agora Gallery
530 West 25th Street New York 10001 NY.
(+1) 212-226-4151 (+1)212-966-4380 Miki Stiles 1984