Artists' Guide

 

Selling your art has never been so easy! 

1. Register and upload your artwork on www.harngallery.com.
2. Ship the artwork to the buyer.
3. 7 days the art is recieved by the satisfied collector you receive 80% of the selling price*

*Commission based on world wide shipping. All prices are in $US Dollars. Our site will convert the display price to local currency for convenience.

                                         

                                         


Harn Gallery offers a low commission rate to all our artists.

You keep 80% of the selling price if you deliver world wide.
There are no start-up, listing or monthly fees. The only extra cost to you is for shipping.
See some examples of costs and profit.


FAQs

Note: If you sell your artwork elsewhere you may keep in on site as it may attract buyers to your porfolio. Just write SOLD in the description.

I am having trouble registration application. It says my email address is already in use. What should I do?
How do I apply to exhibit my artwork at Harn Gallery?
Can artists living outside of the United States apply?
What does the application entail?
Is there an application fee?
What kind of artwork do you show?
How will you market my art?
What is your commission structure?
Who covers the costs of packaging and shipping the artwork to the Buyer’s address?
Where is Harn Gallery based?
If I exhibit my work at Harn Gallery, may I seek other gallery representation?
How do I know when my artwork is sold? What do I do once it is sold?
When and how do I get paid for sold artwork?
Who owns the rights to my artwork once it is sold?
Can clients living outside of the United States purchase my art on Harn Gallery?
How do I submit more art if I am already exhibiting my work at Harn Gallery?
What is a Curator's review?
Do I need to sign my artwork?
Does Harn Gallery sell framed artwork?
May I place a link on my Harn Gallery profile page to my personal website?
Who should I contact with additional questions?

 

I am having trouble with the registration application. It says my email address is already in use. What should I do?
You cannot use the same email address for both a collector and an artist account. If you have already registered your email address as a Collector and would like to open an Artist’s account please use a different email address.

How do I apply to exhibit my artwork at Harn Gallery?
Please click the "Register" link at the top right of this page.

Can artists living outside of the United States apply?
Yes. Our application is open to artists from around the world.

What does the application entail?
The application is a simple, two-step process that takes about 5 minutes. Register as an Artist from the home page. An email will be sent to your nominated email address to complete the procedure. The first page is for your contact information and artistic background. The second page asks that you upload five sample images of your artwork. Your application will then be reviewed within 2 days.

Is there an application fee?
No. Registration is free.

What kind of artwork do you show?
We exhibit art in every genre, style, size, and media.

How will you market my art?
We promote our artists' work in a number of ways. We manage a large online advertising campaign and we do a lot of search engine optimization. We have a large email list, twitter account and a popular Facebook page. We promote beyond our followers and some promotions can reach up to a million people!
 
What is your commission structure?
If you select “Worldwide” as the shipping option in the registration page, Harn Gallery will pay you 80% of the selling price.  Pay for shipping and get your profit!

Example 1:
You live in New York City.
A buyer from New Orleans purchased one of your artworks.
Selling price: $850.
You keep 80% of this amount: $680. This is the amount you will receive from us.
You pay the shipping costs: $34 (based on Fedex rates in February 2014 for a 2kg or 4.5lbs weight artwork).
Your profit: $646.


Example 2:
You live in London.
A buyer from Philadelphia purchased one of your artworks.
Selling price: $1,500.
You keep 80% of this amount: $1,200. This is the amount you will receive from us.
You pay the shipping costs: $168 (based on Fedex rates in February 2014 for a 2kg or 4.5lbs weight artwork).
Your profit: $1,032.

If you want to ship your art to buyers located only in your country, you can select “My country only” in the registration page. In this case we will pay you 65% of the selling price. You would still be responsible for the shipping cost in this instance.

Who covers the costs of packaging and shipping the artwork to the Buyer’s address?
You (the artist) cover the cost of packaging and shipping the artwork to the Buyer.

Where is Harn Gallery based?
Our office has moved from Hong Kong to Sydney Australia, our gallery is on-line. 
 
If I exhibit my work at Harn Gallery, may I seek other gallery representation?
Yes.

How do I know when my artwork is sold? What do I do once it is sold?
Once your art is sold, you will receive an email notifying you of the sale. We will advise you of what you will need to do. This includes shipping the artwork to the buyer by courier, providing us with confirmation your payment details so we can tranfer your funds to you.

When and how do I get paid for sold artwork?
We pay by Paypal or bank transfer 7 day after artwork is delivered to the client.

Who owns the rights to my artwork once it is sold?
You retain the rights to your art after it is sold.

Can clients living outside of the United States purchase my art on Harn Gallery?
Yes! We have many international customers.

How do I submit more art if I am already exhibiting my work at Harn Gallery?
You can upload your artwork through your artist profile page using a quality JPEG or PNG file. The image must be in focus, true to the color of the art, and at least 770 pixels wide.

What is a
A curator's review is a professional’s opinion on your work. You will get more sales by adding a curator’s review next to your artwork.

Why?
More people tend to buy artwork with curator’s reviews. For collectors buying art online, it is often valuable to get a professional’s opinion.

Who?
The reviews are written by our curation team.

How?
The purpose of each review is to highlight the positive aspects of your work. The review will emphasize its originality, the mastering of a technique, the use of light, movement, and emotions; it will link your artwork to famous artists and will explain how it relates to the history of art.

Where?
Below is where the curator’s Review will be added next to your artwork.




Do I need to sign my artwork?
All art should be signed. It is important in identifying you as the creator. In addition, many collectors prefer to purchase signed artwork with a separately signed certificate of authenticity.
 
Does Harn Gallery sell framed artwork?
We prefer to sell artwork unframed as our clients tend to like to frame their purchases themselves. That said, if you'd like to sell your art framed please let the visitors know by checking the “Framed” box when you upload the artwork.

May I place a link on my Harn Gallery profile page to my personal website or other sites?
 No. We would ask that any communication with our buyers is conducted through the web site. If someone has a question about your work we will contact you for a response.
 
Who should I contact with additional questions?
Please use the contact form. Dont forget to follow us on twitter and face book to keep up to date with our promotions.