Application Details

Application Details

San Francisco Hip Pop artists


A complete application consists of an application form and five images showing representative examples of the artist’s body of work. There is no fee to apply for Hip Pop.


Application deadlines for 2018 shows:

  • Baltimore (wholesale/retail & retail only): November 13, 2017
  • Atlanta: November 13, 2017
  • St. Paul: December 11, 2017
  • San Francisco: March 26, 2018

Jury Process

A curatorial committee will complete the jury process. The committee may elect to accept, reject, or waitlist an application. Committee members will review all applications for each show by:

  • Baltimore (wholesale/retail and retail-only): December 1, 2017
  • Atlanta: December 1, 2017
  • St. Paul: December 15, 2017
  • San Francisco: April 6, 2018

Application Image Requirements

The image files that are submitted as part of an application must be an accurate representation of the objects as they were originally photographed. Acceptable manipulations include: size of the file, background, lighting, shadows, contrast, color correction, and/or adjustments that do not affect the object itself.

Application images will be used by ACC’s marketing department to promote individual artists, the Hip Pop program, and the ACC shows as a whole. All images submitted must be high resolution (at least 300 dpi at 5 x 7 in. or larger).

Hip Pop artists' work

Left to right: Work by Amy KlainerBrian GiniewskiDouglas Bartholomew, and Celina Kane.

Contact Information and Publication

All information collected is used in printed show directories and online (name, partner name, company name, city, state, website). Please review this information carefully before submitting your application.

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For questions about the Hip Pop program, please contact program manager Lindsay Noble at [email protected].