C A L L F O R A R T I S T S
Stonewall Through an Artist’s Eyes
Juried Competition & Exhibition
Opening Reception | June 16
Exhibit | June 9-July 13
Deadline to Submit (online) | Friday, May 25 – midnight
Awards | Cash | Equality Wall Exhibit | June 9-July 13
Call to Artist | Theme:
In remembrance of the 49th anniversary of the Stonewall Riots, we are seeking artist submissions that focus on the Stonewall legacy, equality and human rights for all. Artists are encouraged to “innovate and be creative” to submit artwork that speaks to the achievements of Stonewall and that is challenging and inspirational to future generations for the continuation of goal of equality and inclusion for the LGBTQA community. Artists may enter paintings, drawings, sculpture, and photography, within the format of a 6” x 6” canvas to create an “Equality Wall” exhibit.
Awards | Cash | Equality Wall Exhibit
1st place: $200.00, 2nd place: $150.00, 3rd place: $100, 2 merit awards: $25 each
The best entries will be selected to exhibit on the “Equality Wall” showing at Claudia Castillo ART studio from June 9 to July 13, 2018 | Opening Reception, Saturday, June 16, 6pm-12am
Juror | Andrew Martineau, Founder, Art Fort Lauderdale
Andrew Martineau is an award-winning creative that delivers progressive marketing, advertising strategies and executions that benefit the client by ways of notoriety, innovation and profit. With a 20+ year career in advertising, marketing and design, he worked for a host of local and multi-national advertising agencies, established companies and start-ups in industries ranging from upscale real estate and resorts to the beauty industry and shopping center marketing and regional director. Mr. Martineau has developed relationships with individuals in various creative communities including; film, art, music, technology and fashion.
Entry Criteria | Online submissions only:
Acceptance Notification | May 31
Artwork Intake | Sunday, June 3 – 11am to 3pm | Accepted Work Only
Exhibit Pick Up | Saturday, July 14 – 11am to 3pm
Claudia Castillo ART studio is a boutique gallery. A commission percentage will be added to artist’s price. Please note that although every care will be taken in handling all artwork submitted, Claudia Castillo ART studio will not be responsible in any way for any loss or damage to artwork submitted or displayed in this Call to Artist. Artists will be required to sign a waiver upon intake of the accepted piece.