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Special Call for Artists

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Tuesday, April 4, 2017

Arts Alliance "Special Call for Artists"

Summer Art Show

Charles County Government Building

DEADLINE TO SUBMIT:  June 30, 2017

THEME:  "Artists Without Limits"

The Charles County Arts Alliance is now accepting submissions for a Special Summer Art Show, a multi-media public exhibit, to be held at the Charles County Government Building, 200 Baltimore Street, La Plata, Maryland from July 12 to September 5, 2017. The gallery is adjacent to the front lobby entrance. The exhibit will recognize local artists with disabilities. The month of July is Americans with Disabilities month. Celebrate with Charles County Arts Alliance, The Charles County Commission on Individuals with Disabilities and the Tri-County Council for this event.

Local artits with disabilities are invited to submit a maximum of two works of art on any subject, to The Charles County Commission on Individuals with Disabilities for consideration (there is no submission fee). Artwork entries must be submitted electronically as digital images (jpegs) attached to an email sent to emilyferren2014@gmail.com. Please include Special Summer Art Show 2017 in the subject line.

The email must include:

  • Artist's name
  • Artist's mailing address
  • Artist's email address
  • Artist's phone number
  • Artist's biography (half-page max, in MS-Word)
  • Artist's headshot (jpeg)
  • Title of artwork
  • Medium/materials used
  • Size/dimensions

Selections will be made by The Charles County Commission on Individuals with Disabilities. The artist's will be notified in early July.

On Monday, July 17, 2017, a "Meet the Artists" Public Reception will be held from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., at the Charles County Government Building to honor all the "Artists Without Limits" participating in the summer show.

For more information about the Gallery, contact The Charles County Commission on Individuals with Disabilities at (301) 848-1273 or emilyferren2014@gmail.com.