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Studio Two Three Store & Vendor Markets

Program Description

Everything in our store is designed and printed in-house by staff, interns and freelance artists. We feature work by a rotating cast of talented local artists, providing an ongoing source of revenue for working artists. In 2018, Store sales totaled $57,000 and artists sold $81,000 of work in our store and vendor markets.

Program Address

3300 W Clay St. Richmond Virginia 23230

Classification

Arts, Culture & Humanities

Location

Richmond City

Primary Population Served

Adults

Success Stories

NUMBER: 6 days/week, 48 wks/yr, 5 markets/yr PARTICIPANTS: 8,500 visitors, 100 artists We have: · Worked with hundreds of community members to print Steamrolled RVA (2013), the largest map of Richmond ever created· Printed Steamrolled RVA (2013) for an audience of thousands at the RVA Street Art Festival · Created Steamrolled RVA (2014) and steamroll-printed it for an audience of over 4500 at the RVA Maker Fest · Exhibited the work of over 100 emerging artists to thousands of store visitors · Generated over $75,000 in revenue from retail sales of Steamrolled RVA maps and Studio Two Three retail goods, a sustainable source of mission-driven income · Generated $75,000 in sales from our Winter Print Fair, featuring work by over 40 local artists.  Survey responses from exhibiting artists include:"S23's print fairs are a really great idea and I was grateful to be a part of them." "I love the juried shows; Mixtape, Emerging Printmakers and annual portfolios are such an amazing opportunity for artists."  "S23's print fairs are collector events." "I really liked the intimacy & discussions of the S23 fairs"    

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