+ Internet Visual AIDS’ Postcards from the Edge
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International Deadline: November 23, 2020 – Visual AIDS is transitioning their beloved Postcards from the Edge benefit art sale to an online format in January 2021. Support Visual AIDS by creating a 4 x 6″ original artwork in any medium.
Postcards from the Edge is Visual AIDS’ most popular and successful annual benefit event. It is not only a highlight of the art world each year for artists and collectors, but also provides essential funding to help Visual AIDS carry out their mission and programming. Postcards from the Edge will transition to a virtual event this year, and the sale will be online in January 2021.
Your artwork submission will help Visual AIDS generating the necessary income to support their work using visual art for HIV/AIDS education and advocacy and supporting artists living with HIV.
The Postcards from the Edge benefit will include the sale of postcard-size (4×6″) works, each displayed and sold anonymously for $85. The artists name is only revealed to the buyer after their purchase.
Artists such as Marilyn Minter, Julie Mehretu, Catherine Opie, William Wegman, Robert Longo, Hans Haacke, Louise Lawler and many other will contribute their work along with emerging and mid-career artists.
Visual AIDS is a New York-based arts non-profit with a growing national and international reach. Founded in 1988, Visual AIDS is the only contemporary arts organization fully committed to HIV prevention and AIDS awareness through producing and presenting visual arts projects, while assisting artists living with HIV and AIDS. We are committed to preserving and honoring the work of artists with HIV and AIDS as well as the artistic contributions of the AIDS movement. Visual AIDS’ office is located in Chelsea, NYC and we are growing to a staff of five.
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