Be a part of the 22nd Annual Art Slaves Show & Sale – An Official Artown Event!

Art Slaves is now accepting submissions for its 22nd Annual Show and Sale, July 1-31st, 2018 with an artist reception on July 12th, 2018, from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m at Renaissance Reno Downtown Hotel in Reno.

What is Art Slaves?

The Art Slaves Show and Sale is a group exhibition put on by the American Advertising Federation of Reno (AAF Reno) featuring fine art created by communications professionals from the Reno-Tahoe area. This show allows professionals who are slaves to their work come together once a year and display their artwork for the community to see.

The Show and Sale benefit the AAF Reno Scholarship Fund, which gives scholarships to local students every year.

Who can submit artwork?

All artists in the fields of Public Relations, Marketing, Advertising, Journalism, Graphic Design, Social Media and related fields of media and communications are invited to submit their artwork to the show.

About the Show

Artwork will remain on display for the entire month of July when Reno is Artown.

The public will be invited to view, and also to purchase, all displayed artwork during the July 12th reception and throughout the month of July. The theme of this year’s event is to pushing the boundaries of art, culture and expression through various media and unmasking your creativity.

Submission Rules

All submissions must be original, and all flat pieces must be wired for hanging.

Artists may submit multiple pieces to the Show and Sale, pending exhibition space. All submissions must be accompanied by an Art Slaves entry form and must include the size of each piece.

Cost of Submission

$25 per entry

*All pieces will be included in the art sale. The Renaissance will collect a 20% commission of any artwork sold. If your artwork sells, Art Slaves will reimburse you the submission fee.

All artwork must be delivered to the Renaissance Reno Downtown Hotel on June 30, 2018 between 9:00am and 10:30am.

Submit your artist application below and join the Art Slaves Show and Sale! All professionals in the marketing, communications, advertising, public relations, and related industries are welcome to submit their artwork to the show.

For more information visit the Art Slaves Show and Sale Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/artslavesshow

Contact Information

For more information about helping out with the event or to submit your art for viewing, contact:

Frank Haxton

775 741-1375


We invite you to Unmask Your Creativity at this this year’s 22nd Annual Art Slaves Show & Sale, which will be held in the Passage Gallery at the Renaissance Reno Downtown Hotel! Art Slaves is an official part of ArTown!

The Artist Reception will be a great chance for professionals to network, meet the artists, and purchase artwork! Wine & canapés will be provided with $10 admission.

Artist submissions are open now thru June 30th! Find out how to submit online: http://www.aafreno.com/art-slaves-show-sale-artist-application/