Call for Art : Around the World Holiday Traditions

ArtsinSCV

Newhall, CA

The City of Santa Clarita is seeking artwork for consideration for an upcoming exhibit at Newhall Community Center. The exhibit “Around the World Holiday Traditions” will showcase the artistic depictions of different cultural holiday celebrations and traditions that fall between November 1 and January 7. Examples include Las Posadas, Hanukkah, Kwanza, Christmas (Santa), Chinese New Year, Dia de Los Muertos, Ramadan, and more. Applicants may submit artworks in the medium of their choosing as long as it is WIRED. The City of Santa Clarita utilizes a special wiring system that requires all artworks to be brought WIRED in order to safely hang. This includes but is not limited to paintings, drawings, printmaking, photography, and textiles.
This exhibit is in collaboration with Newhall Community Center's holiday programming.

Mailed artwork will NOT be accepted. Artwork must be physically dropped off on the agreed upon date. This call is open to LA County, surrounding areas, and those willing to drop off.

Artwork exceeds 25 pounds in weight is not accepted.

IMPORTANT DATES

Deadline to Apply: October 1, 2021

Art Drop Off/Installation: November 1, 2021 at 10am

Exhibition Closes/Art Pick Up: January 7, 2022 at 10am

Apply here: https://www.cognitoforms.com/CityOfSantaClaritaArtsAndEvents/aroundtheworldholidaytraditions

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