CALL FOR ART: Dia de los Muertos: Altars and Shrines

October 13 – November 30, 2012

The dA Center for the Arts presents
an open call to artists for…

Dia de Los Muertos: Altars and Shrines | October 13 – November 24, 2012
Opening Reception: Saturday, October 13, 2012, 3:00 pm -10:00 pm

The dA Center for the Arts is proud to present Dia de los Muertos: Altars and Shrines. The show calls for submissions exploring the beloved holiday tradition that brings together family and friends to remember loved ones who have died. For this year’s exhibition, we are encouraging artists to collaborate on the production of altars to honor their deceased loved ones.

REQUIREMENTS:
This is an open group exhibit and all forms media are accepted. Limit 2 pieces per artist.

ENTRY FEES:
Entry fee is $25 per piece; $40 for 2 pieces. $5 discount for dA Members. A $5 discount is available for students and first time exhibitors at the dA. Entry fees help produce the opening reception. Note: The dA helps support itself through art sales. Any work labeled NFS (not for sale) and over-sized (4’x4’ or larger) will be charged a $50 per piece entry fee. Gallery commission is 35%.

ART DROP OFF:
The dA Center for the Arts, 252-D Main Street, Pomona
Wednesday, October 3, through Saturday, October 6, noon-4pm; Thursday, October 4, 6pm to 9pm
(or by appointment before drop off dates)

READ THE FINE PRINT:
PLEASE, deliver your pieces clean, dry, and ready to hang (no exceptions). Smaller works must have wire on the back to hang from. Larger canvases must be on suitable stretchers, trimmed and edges painted. The dA will not accept work that is not presentable and/or difficult to hang.

PICK-UP:
Wednesday, November 28, through December 1st, noon to 4pm; Thursday, November 29, 6pm to 9pm.
A form of ID is required when picking up work. If you cannot pick up your work, please designate someone to pick-up the work (you must authorize this at drop-off). We don’t have room to store your art; therefore you will be charged $5 per day for any late pick-ups.

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