BLUEBIRD ART HOUSE AND ART&ARTISTS LA are pleased to announce the 1st INTERNATIONAL JURIED COMPETITION 2009.
Open to all artists in all fine arts media we seek to recognize outstanding quality and diversity in the arts.
The 2009 IJC is open to all artists worldwide, age 18 and older. All works must be original. Entries in the following medias will be accepted: Painting, Drawing, Mixed media, Printmaking, Watercolor, Ceramics, Sculpture, and Photography.
Entry Deadline February 15th 2009.
A solo show next winter 2009 at Bluebird Art House and $1500 to the winner. 1 work in the show for each one of the 3 runner up.
INSTITUTE OF PUERTO RICAN ARTS & CULTURE PRESENTSBAF08 (BARRIO ART FEST 2008)Visual artists, performers, authors, filmmakers andarts educators showcase and demonstrate their work ata FREE community arts educational festival in HumboldtPark. WHAT: Puerto Rican, Latino and local Humboldt Parkpainters, graphic designers, printmakers, craftmakers, musicians, author/poets, actors,video/filmmakers and arts educators will showcasetheir artwork at BAF08 (Barrio Art Fest 2008).Different to most art festivals, BAF08 is amultidisciplinary educational art exhibit and festivalwhere artists interact with the public through artdemonstrations, workshops, and performances. Presentedat Chicago’s Humboldt Park Field House, visitors canexplore art installations, experience live theatricaland musical performances, participate in artseducational workshops, observe artisans’ craftdemonstrations, and enjoy the latest work of media andfilm Puerto Rican/Latino artists in the screeningroom. BAF08 is an arts and cultural experience for allages through presentations of traditional craft to themost engaging conceptual and experimental art forms.BAF08 is a FREE event for the whole Chicago community. WHEN: Saturday, August 16, 2008 - 11 a.m. – 6 p.m. WHERE: Humboldt Park Field House - 1440 N. Sacramento(Humboldt Blvd) Chicago, IL. 60622 - FREE parkingacross the street at the Boathouse. All facilities andparking are wheelchair and handicap accessible.
hey, you should join my group on artreview called Chicago Artist Union. we keep each other updated on upcomming shows and talk about work we have seen. we hope in the future to curate shows within our group members.