UPDATED: CALL FOR ARTISTS “Stomping Ground” VALA Volunteers Exhibition
Exhibition Dates: February 8 – 26, 2017
Artist Reception: February 10th 6 – 8 pm
**New** Submission Deadline – January 27th
VALA Eastside invites our VALA volunteer artists, stewards, staff, board and RASP volunteers to participate in a group exhibition “Stomping Ground” that will include multi-media visual arts and performance art at the VALA Art Center opening January 18 – February 11, 2017. The “Stomping Ground” theme underscores that VALA is home to many amazingly talented artists, and this is an opportunity to celebrate and support our volunteers on our home turf! This show will be a fun way to start the 2017 New Year; so get your art, poems, performance pieces and music ready. All visual artists will have at least one entry accepted for the group show, entries limited to three per person. If you would like to price your artwork for sale, the price will be included on the label. Performance artists have a choice of one of two dates to perform at VALA Art Center, either during the opening reception February 10th or February 24th.
Visual Artists Submission Information:
Please email Marlene Katz at firstname.lastname@example.org, if you plan to participate and include an idea of what you are going to show by January 27th.
Please drop off artwork (No Application Required) along with contact info and label info to VALA Art Center – date TBD.
Contact Information Should Include:
Name, Address, Phone Number
Please place required details on the back of artwork.
Title, Medium, Date and Price (if for sale)
VALA Eastside [Venues For Artist In The Local Area] A 501c3 non-profit organization “Connecting artists to artists, artists to the public and the public to art.“
Performance Artist Submission Info: February 10 or February 24
For performance art, including spoken word, music and theatrical performances, please provide the following information by [EXTENDED] January 27th:
- Title of performance, duration of performance
- Number of people involved
- Space needed and any other requirements for the performance
- Date you would prefer to perform – Feb 10 or Feb 24
Fees and Commissions: There is no fee to apply to this call and no commission will be taken on pieces sold. Artists are responsible for handling their own sales.
Qualifications / Important Details
- Artists may apply as a single visual artist or a visual artist paired with an artist of another discipline.
- Artists must be a current volunteer, steward, staff or board member to participate OR an artist who has collaborated with VALA in the past year on a community art project or public art activity
- Limited to three pieces per visual artist