13 Mar 2017

Competitions Transformation: Social

Re ArtisteNew York, New York, United States

Opportunity Description

International Deadline: March 31, 2017 – Re:Artiste announces  a call for artists for its upcoming international juried exhibition. Open to everyone, 18 years and older, professional and amateur artists alike.

Change and transformation is the only thing we cannot avoid. We live in a world that is transforming even faster than ever in many different ways, either positive or negative. Therefore, our society is and has been transformed in many ways as a result of globalization; wave of immigration, both voluntary and involuntary; environmental transformation; and human rights transformation (including racial inequality, feminist movement, and LGBT social movements).

Artists of all career levels, 18 years and older, are welcome to show all kinds of social and political transformations you’re witnessing or taking part in. The following media are accepted:

  • Photography (including documentary)
  • Painting
  • Illustration
  • Drawing
  • Installation
  • Digital Art

The art competition is evaluated by Maureen Burns-Bowie and Jayanthi Moorthy.

Maureen Burns-Bowie is a director of the United Nations Program at Women’s Caucus for Art and a representative to the United Nations, where she facilitates art events relating to social and environmental activism. Maureen is an active artist and a social activist… see more here

Jayanthi Moorthy is an exhibiting mixed media artist and painter, art educator, member of A.I.R Gallery, NYC. Ms. Moorthy provides teaching and creative workshops for folks of all ages and ancestries. She collaborates with performance artists and Indo-American Arts Organization. Jayanthi Moorthy also curates her own art community project which celebrates creative energy and promotes Indian cultural heritage… see more here

Selected artists (from each category) will be invited to participate in the visual art exhibition “Transformation” to take place in Winter 2017-2018, Gallery MC, New York. The project features selected artworks in three categories: Social Transformation, Personal Transformation, Beauty Transformation.

The winners will be announced on the RE:ARTISTE website by 08/30/2017. The winner and the finalists will be personally notified via email.

The entry fee is $35 for the first five images and $10 for every additional image.

Entries must be in JPEG format, no larger than 1400 x 1800 pixels, and under 2MB.

“The Only Thing That Is Constant Is Change.” Heraclitus

RE:Artiste is an international art society exposing amateur and professional artists, of all media, to curators, buyers, and art enthusiasts. Our goal is to expose artists to the world via various art competitions, juried exhibitions, shows, educational workshops and networking groups.

Opp Categories: + Open to Multi-Media. Opp Types: Competitions. Opp Tags: Deadlines 03 March thru April, Open to Artists Worldwide, and Special Opportunities. Income: Exhibition – Group. Opportunity expires in 5 days.

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