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ART ATTACKS CANCER - ART FAIR AND FUNDRAISER

 

CALL FOR BAY AREA ARTISTS - DEADLINE MARCH 25th

The Kids & Art Foundation invites Bay Area artists to submit work for an Art Fair and Fundraiser being held at Art Attack SF’s new Castro location from April 21-23, 2017. The theme is "Art Attacks Cancer.” Artists are asked to submit work that evokes a feeling of strength, confidence, resistance, resilience, or hope through various media. Every day, 43 children are diagnosed with cancer. The Kids & Art Foundation provides free art workshops to children battling cancer to find healing through creative expression.

There is no fee to participate, but 50% of the proceeds from any work sold will be donated to The Kids & Art Foundation. This money will be used to provide stipends and art materials to volunteer artists who lead weekly and monthly workshops.


SUBMISSION GUIDELINES

  • The theme is "Art Attacks Cancer.” Artists are asked to submit work that evokes a feeling of strength, confidence, resistance, resilience, or hope through various media.
  • Eligible media includes oils, acrylics, pastels, watercolor, mixed media, drawing, printmaking, photography, collage and sculpture. Sculptors must provide own pedestals. Please no video or installations.
  • There is no fee to submit/show work at the fair.
  • All artists will keep 50% of proceeds and donate 50% of proceeds to The Kids & Art Foundation.
  • Only one work of art may be submitted. Unframed prints/posters can be shown in a print rack. Work will also be shown on the The Kids & Art Foundation website.
  • All work must be labeled with artist name, title, medium, size, price and year.
  • Size of work limited to 24" x 24" framed or unframed for each piece. Framed work must be ready for hanging.
  • All artists may bring a statement or cards to leave at the gallery.
  • All work displayed must be for sale.
  • All artists must sign a release for their artwork to be photographed and shared on The Kids & Art Foundation social media.
  • DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSIONS: MARCH 25, 2017
  • All work must be delivered on April 18,10-1pm or April 19, 5-7pm.
  • All work should be delivered to Art Attack SF, 2358 Market Street, San Francisco.

HOW TO SUBMIT

Please send your name, bio or a link to your website, and an image of the work you would like to sell to Ethel Jimenez at Etheljimenez@gmail.com by 3/25/2017. Please provide high resolution jpg files, at 150 dpi, and maximum 1280 x 960.

Note: The fair is not a curated exhibit, however, the artwork must be suitable for a general audience. The Kids & Art Foundation retains final approval of all artwork. Artwork considered inappropriate will not be included.


FUNDRAISER

  • LOCATION
  • Art Attack SF Gallery, 2358 Market Street, San Francisco CA
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  • HOURS
  • Friday, April 21: 6pm - 9pm | Private Preview (Invitation Only)
  • Saturday April 22: 12pm - 7pm
  • Sunday April 23: 12pm - 7pm
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  • PRICE
  • Free

Interested in sponsoring this event or submitting artwork to sell? Contact Valerie Greene at events@kidsandart.org