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, Invitations by email and print, online and social media exposure, listings in NY art publications, inclusion in a 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 $5450, 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. For samples of 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 - 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