Art of the Northern Lights
How can I participate in Art in Ootmarsum
From 29 January 2023, the application form will be online and you can apply for "Kunst in Ootmarsum". After this, a selection process will take place by the committee. Following your application, you will be notified whether or not you have been selected.
When does Kunst in Ootmarsum take place?
Kunst in Ootmarsum takes place on 25 August (12:00 to 18:00), 26 August (11:00 to 17:00) and 27 August (11:00 to 17:00).
Is it compulsory to participate on all three days as an artist?
Yes, this is a requirement. This cannot be deviated from.
What is the cost of participating in Kunst in Ootmarsum?
The standing fees are listed on the entry form. They should be transferred in good time (no later than 1 month after receipt of confirmation of participation) to bank account number: NL73 RABO 0305 9846 59.
- In the event of cancellation between 4 weeks and 1 week before the start of Kunst in Ootmarsum, 50% of the standing fee paid will be refunded.
- In case of cancellation before 4 weeks before Kunst in Ootmarsum, the entire amount paid will be refunded.
- In case of cancellation after 1 week before the start of the event, for whatever reason, the standing fee paid will not be refunded.
Failure to pay in full on time, i.e. no later than 1 month after receipt of KIO confirmation of participation, will automatically result in forfeiture of the right to participate.
What are the dimensions of the stalls/pagoda tents?
The stalls are about 4 metres long and about 1.5 metres deep. The pagoda tents are 4x3 metres and can be closed by a zip.
Where is my stall/pagoda tent located?
The format of Kunst in Ootmarsum will only be decided a few weeks before it starts. No information on this can be obtained in advance. Upon your arrival, you will be informed of your stand location and stall number at the information desk.
When will I hear if I can participate in Kunst in Ootmarsum?
Our selection process is expected to end at the end of May. Around this time, you will be informed whether or not you have been selected by the selection committee.
Can I choose where I stand at the art market?
No, due to the large number of participants expected, we will again make a selection in advance this year as to which artists will stand in which spot. Using a new walking route, we will guide visitors past each stall/pagoda.