Wednesday, September 15, 2010

Call for Artists- The Sound of Peace Art Exhibit

PUEBLO VIEJO INTERNATIONAL ART GALLERY
3103 Mt. Pleasant Street NW
Washington, DC 20010
(202) 328-4480
CALL FOR SUBMISSION OF ARTWORK
THE SOUND OF PEACE: PALESTINIAN, ISRAELI & US ARTISTS PAINTING HOPE
Milagros Phillips, Curator
Entry Deadline: October 1st, 2010
Open to: Palestinian, Israeli & US artists in the DC, MD & VA
Location: PUEBLO VIEJO INTERNATIONAL ART GALLERY
Address: 3103 Mt. Pleasant Street, Washington, DC
Entries: THE SOUND OF PEACE: PALESTINIAN, ISRAELI & US ARTISTS PAINTING HOPE is an art exhibition that asks participants to come together in a single voice expressing peace through paintings and sculptures. The opening is Sunday October 24th at 6 PM. Selected artists should be available on Sunday, October 24th to speak about their chosen artwork. Artists must also be available on Monday, October 18th and Tuesday, October 19th to transport and install their work at the gallery. Chosen artists will be notified of specific installation times. All artwork must be framed and presentable. Sculptures no larger than 4’ x 2’ will be accepted. All artwork will be for sale with prices determined by the artist with 60% going to the artist and 40% to the gallery to cover administrative costs, promotions, processing of payments, exhibit management, and other costs and expenses. The show will run through December 12th, 2010. During the show running time, the gallery will offer a series of events, including musical performances, lectures and discussions to stimulate the imagination and advance the cause of peace.
Applicants, please provide a zip file with the following information:
- Country you are representing
- Jpeg images of each peace you are submitting for consideration (max 5 images)
- Title, dimensions, medium & sale price
- A 1-paragraph bio of artist
Please compress all files into one folder.
All application materials should be sent in one e-mail to: puebloviejoart@yahoo.com
Subject line should contain the following code: PA-IS-US ART SHOW
Participation Artists will be notified by October 15th.


Questions please call: Milagros (301) 332-5782

Call for musicians to participate
We will be offering opportunities for musicians to jam. Come co-create music as peace.
Israeli, Palestinian, US musicians are invited to participate in creating MUSIC FOR PEACE. Call the number above for details.