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"Call for Pop Icons and Elvis Art"
2002-05-01 until 2002-06-15
USA United States of America
Artists are invited to enter "Visions of Elvis, and other Pop Cultural Icons of the 50's, 60's and 70's"; an international, all media, unjuried exhibition to take place July 26 through August 26,2002, being sponsored by Gallery 218/ Walker's Point Artists Association, Inc., Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA. The exhibit is open to all professional artists throughout the world,18 years or older.
The Deadline for delivery of work at the gallery is June 15, 2002. Any media may be entered. Video or film artists must provide their own viewing equipment.
Entry Fee is $35 for two pieces under 4x4ft. each additional piece is $10. Fee for work 4x4 ft.and larger is $35 with limit to one per show. All 2D work must be framed and wired for hanging. No clip frames or screw eyes. All 3D work must have their own black or white pedestal
Shipped works must be in sturdy, reusable cartons. Please use bubble wrap, not peanuts, -plus a wooden or cardboard box. All shipping costs, including insurance, is the responsibility of the artist.
"Elvis and other Pop Icons..." will open on "Gallery Night", July 26, 2002, 7-10pm, featuring a LIVE Elvis Performance by the LV James Show, along with a special guest performer, as well as a People's choice award. Visitors are encouraged to wear their Pop Icon inspired attire and populux foods will be served.
In addition, a free Retro-Music karaoke night will take place August 15, 8pm.
A prospectus (required) is available at Gallery 218, 218 South 2nd Street, Milwaukee WI. 53204 or email firstname.lastname@example.org, or print out an entry form from the website: www.gallery218.com/Elvis.
Walker's Point Artists Association, Inc. is committed to providing exhibition opportunities to local artists. WPAA sponsors membership and open shows, art fairs, open mikes, performances, participates in community service projects, and operates its own gallery space; "Gallery 218". Every artist who enters contributes to the survival of WPAA/Gallery 218. Regular Gallery Hours are: Wed/Thurs: Noon-5pm, Fri: 5-9pm, Sat/Sun: Noon-5pm