How to Join the Artists Page!!!

Dear Current Student or Alumni,    

                          

We are inviting you to our new NEIU Art + Design Community website artist page. This website is made by students for the students and alumni. Here you will be able to get to know a little bit about other current students, alumni, and faculty. There will also be announcements about events, talks, exhibitions, and club happenings. We also plan to have some useful resources for artists, as well as a blog. We would like to know if you would like to be featured on our Artists’ (current student/ alumni) page​.

You are always welcome to join the artist page. There are no due dates for this.

*Please view this page on a computer to see the interactive items.

An Artist Section Includes!

Banner

Your art work here!

A rectangular banner of your art/graphic design!

*(this can be a single art work or you can make a collage)

Banner size 2290 x 490 pixels

Example

Artist Bio

  • A brief artist bio *(written in third person)

  • ​And anything else you would like to share about yourself or your art/graphic design.

  • Gender pronouns

Your

Portrait

Here

Picture or self portrait

Your Name

Or perfered name

Art Work

  • One picture of your work that you would like to show off :)

  • Graphic Design, Gif, Painting, Drawing, Photograpgy, etc.

  • No videos, but you can screen shot a video.

  •  *(Include title, medium, date, size)

Links

  • You can also provide us with links to any social media you would like others to check out.

  • *(your art website, linkedin, Instagram, your shop, youtube, blog, etc)

Check list

Your Name

Portrait (Photograph or Self Portrait)

One Art Work (Include title, medium, date, size)

A banner (one work or a collage of your works)

*Banner size 2290 x 490 pixels

Artist Bio

Optional - Links to any social media

How to Submit Your Items

Submissions:

Email: neiuartanddesigncommunity@gmail.com

Please include all your stuff in one email. 

Subject the email “Artists Page Submission”​

If you have any questions please let us know via email.

Frequlently asked Questions

Can I change stuff in my section?

Yes, you can always update or remove things from your section, by letting us know via email.

When is it due?/ Is it to late to join?

No it is not to late to join and there are no deadlines. Feel free to join whenever you have time :)

What email should I send it to?

neiuartanddesigncommunity@gmail.com

I don't know how to write an artist bio...?

If you need help writing your artist bio feel free to email us a draft and we can help give suggestions.

Or ask a friend to give suggesions since they are more familar with you and your work.

Or a professor to read over your draft.

Why should I join the artist page?

Joining the artist page can help other students get to know you and your work.

You can get to know who our alumni are and what type of work they do.

Have links for your social media and artist website for others to check out and possibly follow.

Other NEIU students, professor, and community members can come check out our Artists and Designers great work!

What is the banner size?

The banner size is 2290 x 490 Pixels

 

​If you have any questions let us know.

​Best Regards, Jackie & Kellie

Examples

Need more examples before you submit your items?

Check out what other students and Alumni have on their artists sections.