PIG DAZE Artist Ale Label

40 North and the Blind Pig Brewery are thrilled to present a new exciting opportunity for local artists! One artist will have their artwork selected to be featured on approximately 6600 bottles of a new Blind Pig brew to be released at the new annual event PIG DAZE, kicking off early summer 2018!

SUBMISSIONS ARE DUE FEBRUARY 28, 2018

ELIGIBILITY

  • Established and emerging artists are welcome to apply
  • Original artwork must fit appropriately within the format outlined below
  • Existing artwork is suitable and preferred 
  • Details of existing artwork are also permitted due to format restrictions 
  • No additional text or logos are required - please submit image only 
  • Artwork must not contain any nudity
  • All genres, styles, and media will be considered

SELECTION PROCESS

A small jury will review all submissions and select the featured artist by the end of February 2018. The specialty brew will be developed, bottled, and released June 2018 (exact date TBD). Selelected artist will receive:

  • name on bottle 
  • case of specialty brew 
  • $50 gift card to Blind Pig Brewery
  • Bling Pig apparel
  • recognition at Pig Daze event
  • promotion in combination with Pig Daze Summer Festival where new brew will be officially released including tagging in preferred online presence and promoted posts with name/website/social media account/etsy store tagged
  • additional promotional items TBD
  • $100 cash stipend provided by 40 North

SUBMITTING IMAGES FOR REVIEW

EMAIL SUBMISSION:  

  • jpeg format
  • each artist may submit up to 3 images 
  • please name each file as follows “lastname_firstname_01.jpg” - i.e. “smith_jane_01.jpg” 
  • images should be 306 pixels wide x 270 pixels high (300 dpi)
  • please complete the online application form and send digital images to kwhite@40north.org 

If you are unable to provide a digital submission or have difficulty with the formatting listed above, please contact Kelly White at 217.351.9841 or kwhite@40north.org to make alternative arrangements.