Frequently Asked Questions (Artists)

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1. How do I apply to exhibit my artwork at The Artologist Gallery?

Email your letter of intent to exhibit, artist profile, photos of your available works with complete details such as Title of the Artwork, Size, Medium and Artist Price to: [email protected]. We will review and reply as soon as possible.

Please note:

All artwork must come with a Certificate of Authenticity by the artist and must be delivered together with the artwork. You must have this ready when you bring your artwork.

2. Can artists living outside the Philippines apply?

Yes. We do exhibit international artists, however, due to shipping logistics, Shipping, Taxes, Duty applies. You are responsible for all the fees and cost associated with transporting of your artwork

3. What kind of artwork do you show?

We exhibit original, contemporary art in every genre, style, size, and media.

4. How will you market my art?

We promote our artists’ work in a number of ways. We manage three retail stores and manage an online advertising campaign. We have a public relation strategy, a thriving email list, and an ever-expanding social media accounts following. In addition, we maintain a physical presence at art fairs and organize our own events. If you exhibit with us, you may be invited to show in our galleries, or booths at art fairs. We are very hands-on with the select group of artists we represent.

5. How long has The Artologist Gallery been in business?

We opened our doors in 2013 and just kept growing. We sell art to clients around the world.

6. Where is The Artologist Gallery based?

The Artologist Gallery is based in Manila, Philippines. We have our main gallery located at #81 Xavier St, Unit 203, Greenhills, San Juan City, another at G/F Tiendesitas Bldg A, Pasig City, and recently opened at The Art Plaza, Level 4, Shangri-La Plaza Mall Main Wing, Mandaluyong City.

7. If I exhibit my work at The Artologist Gallery, may I seek other gallery representation?

The Artologist Gallery has the exclusive right to the artwork displayed in any of its galleries and on the website. This prevents the risk of selling the same piece of art to two different parties. We pursue physical gallery representation while exhibiting on our site. This increases the exposure of your work as well as of our gallery.

8. Can clients living outside of the Philippines purchase my art from The Artologist Gallery?

Yes! We have many international customers.

9. What happens if an artwork is damaged in transit?

We ship all artwork in custom-built art boxes lined with high density foam to ensure safe transit. In the rare case of damage, we work directly with the shipping company to file a claim on your behalf. We insure every artwork we ship. However, we also promote good customer service and offer free minor repair services to our clients. All repairs are subject for review and approval by the gallery and artist.

10. How do I submit more if I am already exhibiting my work at The Artologist Gallery?

You can send us photos of your works using a quality JPEG file, together with the Title, Size, Medium, Artist Price. The images must be in focus, true to the color of the art, and at least 1500 pixels wide.

11. 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.

12. Does The Artologist Gallery sell framed artwork?

We prefer to sell framed artwork unless client prefers to frame their purchases themselves. That said, if you’d like to sell your art unframed we are certainly willing to consider it. Please email us high resolution images of the unframed pieces and we will let you know if we think they are the right fit for the website or the gallery.

13. May I place a link of The Artologist Gallery portfolio page to my personal website?

Currently, there is no option to link from The Artologist Gallery to your personal website.

14. Who should I contact with additional questions?

Email us at [email protected] or call 63 (2) 634-0100 or 63 (916) 567-3351 and we will be glad to assist you.