The gallery being legit, though completely unprofessional, is the front of the business, everything else is dodgy, especially Jazz Jade. Maybe I will try the same. I wanted EAP to see that their plan is not working and that more and more people are complaining. It isnt a scam? The platform has her money and right now I am asking them for turning it back to her. Advice from Michael About An Email Scam We support all device platforms. It was just beginner art. Your answer is very rude and not professional at all. I have done a sale and they didt even notify me. I told them to calm down as i am working. Thank you. I am self taught artist, if I can call myself this way. i have had much better experiences with keeping myself fully on instagram and etsy as a sales platform. I see the comments that have been posted but I think they are real? They make false promises. I also didnt look for negatives someone willingly sent me that link si of course I would ask your opinion as you are a representative of the company. Thanks God I found this chat ! SCAM SCAM SCAM. After paying the fee, however, I was unable to reach Lauren. I did not sign an debit order agreement or even agree in any way to on going yearly payments so Im pretty sure what they are doing is ilegal. We should let everybody know they are scammers. Shes vile. But should be better to include all this messages in their IG profile. Once money is paid it is usually (virtually) impossible to get hold of them, or diverse excuses are given. It seems there are many many artists that are unsatisfied with the service or the lack of it. With the rising awareness of device security, people attach great importance to personal data. When I ask them How they proceed the shipping, they told me i ask too many questions and do not to worry about !! Super fast download and conversion speed. Thank you for sharing your experiences. Please provide a full refund and I will be spreading the word in how poor and unprofessional this has been, It took around 6 weeks to get my page set up with many mistakes along the way. I have been trying to contact them for the last month because I want to cancel my membership, but there has been no response so far. 1,080 Likes, 34 Comments - Plogix Gallery (@plogixgallery) on Instagram: "Absolutely incredible painting and abstract talent @w_abstract Untitled" https://www.emergingartistplatform.com/karinawestfall, I think its so reassuring to read this. We were fooled! I will be seeking legal action against them. Art Gallery Online and Physical NFT Marketplace TikTok Upload Log in For You Following LIVE Log in to follow creators, like videos, and view comments. Got Jazz written all over it. Ive also lost 50 to them. It looks really great, and Ive had exposure as well. Dont let her intimidate you. They started out really nice, messaging me on instagram, as soon as I paid the 30 pounds communication went downhill. To my dismay, I get home and unwrap the print and it had scratches and dry splotches of some substance. How does this work if we do not live with n the UK. Again no answer. if so, for how much, if I my ask? Ive directly emailed & sent an online chat message to the Hanford & Sons website. There was nothing to worry about. They seem to retain work online even after the yearly subscription finished, which adds to the concern that they are committing art theft. Ive had nothing but great experiences and feedback so far with EAP and I was starting to worry after reading this. I had a video call with one of the girls and spoke to another and they were really helpful. I am reading your blog . My advice is to stay away this whole thing. I would love to see it. More of the conversation from Jazz at EAP and myself this morning, Ok Slick Rick. They seem to do exhibitions there but Hansford&Sons have no London presence and are unknown as investors or experts in the art market. These kind of contradictions added with for example the information that has been shared in this forum does make the company look a bit shady. Hi, could you please share your webpage or Instagram I would love to see your work. Fast and flexible. Not enough information. I too have had problems with them. People are not writing these reviews for fun. I asked them to not set my page up and instead refund me but I was completely ignored and they still went ahead a creating the page and I have received no guidance on how to fill out that form. Not in LinkedIn or elsewhere what so ever. Showcasing your work to thousands of collectors with Online Galleries like Plogix Gallery. I hope you have a pleasant evening and at some point calm down and take a step back and realise this isnt how you treat customers. Got home, unwrapped it and an aluminium print was damaged and acrylic prints had smudges and cleaning marks. (Except Jazz who has been mentioned in this chat before and who is the only person I know from the EAP who has actually posted videos in IG with her own face). I would simply like to make sure other artists do not get duped into this and also wnd up receiving unnecessary abuse from them. If everything was great you wouldnt be reading this, right? Have u spoken face to face with them. At least one of them is an actor not an art specialist. The service is totally clean with no virus under intense supervision based on security database. I am relieved to know that I wasnt going crazy and that I am not alone in this disgusting scam..I never received any exposure with their scam and despite cancelling my second year they still deducted it from my account. Friendly floor personel Forklift Operator (Current Employee) - Mechanicsburg, PA - June 19, 2014 No safety requirements followed. They really werent interested in our art but our money. You seem to I am below you sweetheart, like a piece of dirt underneath your shoe and I am certainly not. Oh hun I dont need to be spiteful. I can only agree with the previous comments. I thought Id share my experience because Im quite new to all of this. Plogix Gallery is one of the best online galleries for abstract art for several reasons. As a one last thing I want to share that one other representative from the EAP that originally invited me, a girl called Misha, has always been very nice and polite to me. It makes its money from the artist NOT from sales of their art. So so aggressive. So, maybe no money spent but depressing for that reason that its fake. They have had other companies in the past that have been the same. No opportunity for further advancement. Lauren contacted me on instagram offering me the artist platform. A fast-growing online art gallery based in the Netherlands, internationally known for its rich art culture, prominent design and expertise. (Same situation with Plogix but there I at least did not pay the fee and declined). A company established a year ago, minimum capital, claiming to be a leading specialist on the market with odd organization structure and multiple fake ids Sounds curious and worth investigating for sure. You steal peoples money and you bully and speak to people horrifically. There is NO gallery in Great Portland Street. Im ashamed to say that I used to work for this company. She threatened to take legal actions towards me because I had told here about my (and my collectors) experience with the EAP. blog.emilybarroso.com. The only way to stop the yearly payments coming off your account is to block your card and request a new bank card (with a new card number) since they have your card number when you first sign up they just use that again and again, year after year. I think too that this company is worth investigating for. The points of the criticism were that. Who is exactly behind this mess ???! Her team are two very young girls with fake profile pic ; they put blond californian girl pic to be more attractive !! I feel as if I am under investigation by the police! I will not be spoken down too, or grilled over utterly ridiculous questions. They told me to hurry to send them all the documents. I feel like a fool. Same here. Exactly the same as me, they never promoted or added anymore of my work when I sent it in yet debited for an extra year, I tried to contact them and the bank. There are many things going on this world and negativity and your attempts to try and discredit hard work that you dont even know if is good or not puts you in a really bitter light. Theyre opening the gallery again on 12th April! If you have any doubts please read all the reviews here and online including the companies house information. It seems to me there is something seriously wrong with this organization. In the meantime I found this page here unfortunately a bit too late for me. Jazz and Lucien create fake digital personas to scam social media users into signing up for a direct debit to their service and in return, users are given nothing for their money. I too have been contacted by Lauren. Here too: https://www.insolvencydirect.bis.gov.uk/externalonlineforms/CompanyComplaint.aspx?fbclid=IwAR3O9yCpTfbyX6nGe8g2epzO3oceqPtLHwW_oLlrj8wIDJ7svWOvSXlQ0zQ. Let me remind you this entire chat is being shared online. I was told by Kelley today that my page is now live on the site emergingartistplatform however looked I saw it is not under the featured artists section. She has caused so much inconvenience for the buyer and we have now cancelled the sale and refunded the buyer his money.. THEY ADVERTISE ON THEIR OWN INDIVIDUAL ART PAGES. I just have my profile. The reason for this is that they set up annual payments in advance (when you initially pay) BEFORE I changed my card which gives them annual access to the new cards details. They paid us through PayPal- nothing was professional. https://reporting.actionfraud.police.uk/login. I have been dealing with my bank , however it seems we all need a lawyers opinion. Giu 1, 2022. deutsches kaiserreich regierungschef. Plogix Gallery Artist Summer day - TimTaj. I signed up last month after being approached by a young girl called Lauren, great and chatty. Just post it anywhere you can. I am an artist in Stony Stratford and Ive heard nothing but good things about Luke and Ive had great dealings with him myself too. If so, I want to clarify a few things. They told me to hurry to send them all the documents. You should be ashamed! The downloaded file is safe and does not contain viruses. Dont fall for this and dont advise your collectors to buy from them. I also confronted EAP with the link to that page. Please provide me with contact details of your manager or someone more senior/professional. Are you aware that you also have a responsibility to speak professionally? They probably didnt pay the last lot like they didnt pay us for our sales! Your page has been created and hard work has gone into it, you will NOT be provided with a refund for this reason. Jazz is a very disturbed and hateful woman. I received that same link from Lauren but Im not even able to fill out the Instagram/Facebook Handle section. The director of the company attacks artists who complain. I was simply fooled by this company. So Im hoping they dont again. Palogix is a great place to work. 3) we will let you know when your page will be featured, 4) this is all explained to you when you had your initial email. It feels embarrassing to admit to the audience that the wonderful new gallery connection in London and the leading specialist of the field was a total scam. EAPs explanation was that this page is being written by only one person a liar named Anonymous. They also owe months and months of rent to the landlord of the establishment in Milton Keynes where they had a gallery (which was only open to create a facade of integrity for their scam business). No sales or anything. I know I wont get my 30 pounds back. Over the past year, nobody messaged me even once. I too received abusive text messages. They are very hard to reach even with email. INCLUDING MYSELF. Sounds like the artist was describing this exact scam. I was supposed to contact Jazz and informed EAP at the same time that I no longer wanted my site to be published by them because I didnt want to ruin my name. Jazz rarely goes to the art gallery and it is mainly 1 young woman in there. I wish people would see through all the lies they put up on their social mediawhat an amateur bunch trying to steal peoples money. They have damaged work of mine in the gallery and have not replied to my questions and others have complained that they have kept money from their sales. Ever. 6.4K Fans. My beautiful page is all good and running and the link works. I dont see how they can do that if they are fake? Doesnt seem like anyone there wants to as the messages have been seen. It appears to be a scam. They just take the money and leave it there. International artists report not being paid for work sold, and buyers not receiving work. You have save me from a lot of trouble and upset. What happened to you? If you are an artist, and youve read this stream, then sorry, but go ahead, and chuck your money away. Read through this chain and you will see you have been very rude and defensive when I have simply asked questions and supplied an article which was sent to me asking your opinion. At least it was not a lot of money to join, but is this how they make some of their money? Also, they stopped responding to my emails and messages and their chat is always offline. They abuse anyone who questions them. EAPs explanation was that this page is being written by only one person a liar named Anonymous. Plogix Gallery is an online art gallery and art group made up of the finest modern artists. But heres an example of one of her milder ones, on the subject of my 49.99 refund request: Darling your 50 wouldnt even pay for my dog food let alone my petrol. this is a forum that protects users identity, therefore asking for instagram account will likely not get an answer. I am as high as it gets Im afraid Rick. As a young artist you are unfortunately a bit clueless and maybe a bit naive. Please share this information widely. If a petition is created, then I will participate. I also have been invited down to showcase my work in their gallery in Buckinghamshire. And obviously im not alone ! Money grabbing vulture. this chat should serve as an aid! I was busy with school and did not contact them as well. I have mixed feelings bc some people here had bad experiences and some others had good experiences. Maybe an (art) journalist would like to investigate this? Ive had all sorts of abuse and threats shes audio messaged me, she mentioned my children, vilified mocked and generally bullied me. I was contacted by someone who wasnt paid for work sold. Hi, I have the same problem with them. She accosted me and told me she was going to seek legal action against me. London addresses are paid for messaging services and phone numbers dont work. Someone should look into the team that has been introduced on The Hansford and Sons Fine Art website. This feed has me now v anxious!! Will happily report them to Trading Standards for not delivering what was outlined in email upon signing up. They are very difficult to get hold of. No one messaged me so far so maybe everything is ok. I know for sure that I have sold work through there outlets and as yet I havent been paid. Stay away from EAP Scammers! This is an artist that cancelled the delivery we payed 150s for. Its very clear that we have provided you with a page with your artwork on and all of the paper trail to go with it. Ok Jaz. is plogix gallery legit. Both myself and the buyer has been able to get answers as to what to do next. There might be some sort of activities within the EAP but at least to me only advertising the company being one of the leading specialists on the market seems dishonesty from a company which has just recently been founded and which no one has ever heard of including many of the actual leading specialists. Now I will send a letter to my credit card, in order to avoid payment. They did the usual to me, took my money and then I never heard back from them until finally getting this Jazz character for a brief back and forth. Its infuriating!! Planning to have my credit card company deal with getting reimbursed for services not received. At the same time, these galleries can also help artists to gain exposure on . https://howsmydealing.com/2020/07/20/the-emerging-artist-platform/. Shes very bitter and twisted and has been on a rampage for some time now. Im not giving up even after all the threats, Everyone needs to CANCEL THEIR SUBSCRIPTION so that they dont automatically get paid and re new another year with them. Mr Luke McDonnell. 1) why is this not mentioned when getting people to pay and sign up, 2) why are artists pages on rotation instead of always appearing under the featured artists section (no one will search my name to find my paintings as I am not famous), 3) if this works in rotation when will my page appear under this section.