For all you artists out there applying to shows, here’s our suggestions:
Pyramid Atlantic Juried Show-This deadline has been extended to March 1. There is no cost to submit for current members. Not a member? No problem $40 gets you a year of membership and the opportunity to submit. All prints, works on paper, and book arts considered. Details are here.
Public Arts-DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities seeks an artist or artist team with significant 3-dimensional experience to design, fabricate and install a permanent public artwork for the new Unity-Parkside Community Health Center, in the Kenilworth-Parkside neighborhood. Based on the submitted qualifications, 3-5 artists or artist teams will be shortlisted and awarded an honorarium of $1,000.00 to create a site-specific proposal that outlines their artistic design and vision. Shortlisted artists will be invited to visit the site and engage with the community for additional insight. You can read more about the project, and submit your qualifications, here. Hurry, entries are due March 4.
2013 National Cherry Blossom Festival Youth Art Contest–Finally, for the young (K-12) artists in DC Public and Charter Schools, DCCAH is holding their annual contest. Students are invited to create and submit an artwork that will inspire others to respect and celebrate the Cherry Trees. This deadline is February 25, so get your student’s work in today! Email info(at)dccollaborative(dot)org for an entry form.