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Call for submissions for "60 Artists in 60 Spaces"

    Event Information

  • Event Category: Art/Culture/Historic
  • Event Website: Visit
  • Date and Time

  • Jul 04th All Day
  • Location

  • Venue Name: Artsco
  • Venue Address: Central Okanagan
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Arts Council of the Central Okanagan’s ‘60 Artists in 60 spaces’ Call for Submissions! The Arts Council of the Central Okanagan (ARTSCO) is pleased to announce a call for submissions for ‘60 artists in 60 Spaces’ The Arts Council of the Central Okanagan is celebrating its 60th year of supporting the arts in the Central Okanagan. To mark its 60th Anniversary the Arts Council will for this special occasion expand its ever-popular Artscape Program by showcasing the art of "60 Artists in 60 Spaces". "60 Artists in 60 Spaces" will consist of 60 artists encompassing a variety of disciplines including: installation art, performance, poetry, painting, sculpture and photography. The 60 artists will be showcased throughout Kelowna, West Kelowna, Peachland and Lake Country. ‘60 Artists in 60 Spaces’ will kick off in July (TBA) and run until September 2013 Admissions to the event will be free or by donation, and will give the community the opportunity to experience art in unexpected ways in unexpected places. This celebration will provide brilliance to community engagement and a sense of community pride to all that experience it! How to apply: Interested artists please submit up to 5 jpg examples their art, an up-to-date CV and a statement regarding: the impact the Arts Council of the Central Okanagan has had on the community or how art is important to the Okanagan. Deadline: July 9th 2013 Please email submission to: memberservices@artsco.ca Artists selected for 60 Artists in 60 Spaces, will have the opportunity to showcase their work, receive an honorarium and will have the opportunity to be a part of ‘60 Artists in 60 Spaces’ catalogue. Successful applicants will be contacted with further information regarding participation as an artist in 60 artists in 60 spaces. If you have any questions or concerns please contact: Nicole Ensing, Project Manager Arts Council of the Central Okanagan Email: memberservices@artsco.ca Phone: (250) 861-4123 Web: www.artsco.ca