DUE: May 9, 2014
Call for Art: Art of A Woman- Art, Fashion and Philanthropy – A Charity Art Postcard Pop-Up Exhibit
The Artinista Art Advisory is pleased to issue a Call for Artist participation in this non-juried, invitational postcard exhibition. The 4×6 Art of A Woman: Art, Fashion and Philanthropy Charity Art Postcard Pop-Up Exhibit will feature original artwork created and donated by artists, 18 years and older from Virginia, West Virginia, Maryland and Washington, DC areas only. Each artwork will be postcard sized at 4×6 inches.
All of the postcard-sized artworks will be for sale to the public at $25 each for a fundraiser Pop Up Art Exhibition event entitled Art of A Woman: Art, Fashion and Philanthropy at Gossip on 23rd, a unique and trendy women’s clothing boutique located in Crystal City, Virginia to benefit the Space of Her Own (SOHO) Creative Mentorship Program, based in Alexandria, Virginia. SOHO’s mission is to provide girls in need with social, emotional, academic and creative enrichment through mentorship and visual arts instruction. The program aims to reach girls in local communities and prevent juvenile criminal involvement. Founded in 2003 by Linda Odell of the City of Alexandria’s Court Service Unit and Alice Merrill of The Art Legue. Space of Her Own, Inc. received nonprofit status in 2011.
For more information visit SOHO’s website at http://spaceofherown.org. The artwork will be on display at Gossip on 23rd, located at 566 23rd Street, S, Arlington, Virginia.
We invite artists from Virginia, West Virginia, Maryland, and Washington, DC to participate by sending artwork that is sized at 4×6 or 6×4 inches, unframed and light enough to be hung with T-pins or Velcro depicting how art influences fashion or how fashion influences art. All artwork submitted must be donated by artist who created the work, available for the duration of the show, and available for sale at $25 each with all proceeds donated to Space of Her Own. Unsold artwork will be the property of The Artinista Art Advisory or will be returned to the artist with a self-addressed envelope with proper postage.
Please download the Prospectus at www.theartinista.com/artists All submissions are due via mail to The Artinista Art Advisory by May 9, 2014. There is no fee for submitting work.