Phenomenal: Call for Artwork Created by Women of Color

Opportunity

 

Call for Art: The American Indian Community Housing Organization (AICHO) arts program is hosting an exhibit titled "Phenomenal" to honor phenomenal women of color. For this exhibit, we want artists who identify both as women and individuals who are Indigenous, Black, Latinx, and/or Asian.  Artists who fit this criteria are asked to submit artwork inspired by women of color, representations of womanhood as related to their culture, and/or equity in feminism within communities of color. 

To participate, please submit the following:

Up to two (2) pieces of visual art that fit the above thematic criteria, artwork may be 2-D, sculptural, textile / beadwork, mixed media, photography, or any visual art medium that can be physically displayed (no performances or printed poetry / spoken word, please)
1-2 sentence description of each work
Dimensions of work in inches
A brief artist bio and photo

Submissions are accepted via this form: https://goo.gl/forms/uLOFzkayzttgggWB3 

Selected artists will be notified prior to the drop-off deadline. Artwork must be ready to hang and dropped off by March 5 at AICHO (202 W. 2nd Street, Duluth, MN). Artwork will be curated based on the following criteria:

Overall artistic quality
Connection to show theme 
Diverse representation of artists from different backgrounds

Selected Artists Notified: Artists will be notified on an ongoing basis before drop-off deadline
Drop-Off Deadline: Monday, March 5
Opening: Saturday, March 10 (Dr. Robert Powless Cultural Center, 212 W. 2nd Street, Duluth MN)

Closing: Monday, April 9

Opportunity Opens

Tuesday, Jan 2nd 2018

Opportunity Closes

Monday, Mar 5th 2018, 11:45pm

Application Location

External Site
MN Artists