ART CALL: NO FEE    Deadline: September 10, 2016

ACTIVISTARTISTA BAY GATES MURAL PROJECT
“PORTRAITS” Famous Men and Women in the Arts!
Attention: Open All Professional Artists in Florida

Be a part of the ongoing collaborative effort to promote art and culture in the Palm Beaches, the ActivistArtistA Gallery presents this year’s theme for the murals…. 
Portraits: Famous Men and Women of the Arts wearing the signature aqua glass from #ShadesOfCulture and include the hashtag #ShadesOfCulture. In a united effort to support the ongoing vision to

SEE THE ARTS THROUGH A DIFFERENT LENS”

#ShadesOfCulture campaign was created by the Cultural Council of Palm Beach County.

ActivistArtistA Bay Gates Mural Project is an outdoor curated/juried mural exhibition that began in 2011 and is located at The Boynton Beach Art District, 404-422 West Industrial Avenue, Boynton Beach, Florida 33426.

The Palm Beach County Cultural Council has agreed to promote this event and will be there on Sunday, October 9 to photograph attendees against their backdrop and post photos and videos to our website pages and social media.
The ActivistArtistA Gallery will be accepting submissions for “Portraits” murals through September 10, 2016. 
All submissions will be juried by ActivistArtistA Gallery and the Cultural Council of Palm Beach County.
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Submission Guidelines and dates:
August 15 Art Call Issued
September 10 Artist Application Deadline
September 15 Submissions Reviewed
September 17 Artists Notifications
September 18 Artists Selected are Announced
October 8 Mural Painting Begins
October 9 Murals Completed: artists must be present to be photographed with their work. 
PROJECT DETAILS:
11 artists/artists group will be chosen-Open to all professional artists-

Only (1) application per artist individual or artist team

Your “Portrait of Famous Man or Woman in the Arts” must be wearing the signature aqua glass from #ShadesOfCulture campaign and Include the hashtag #ShadesOfCulture. You will be provided with the aqua paint for the glasses on Sunday, October 9, 2016. 

Artist will be responsible for all other paints, ladders, scaffolds, safety equipment, etc.

All work to be completed on site by October 9, 2016. Mural must be well conceived, expertly executed, and professionally presented.

All work should reflect the style and individuality of the artist or group presenting.

Notification of acceptance to the exhibition will be sent via email on or before September 17, 2016.

Please, double check to make sure you have entered an up-to-date email address, phone number, and mailing address on your submission.
ENTRY RULES
The images submitted must fully reflect the mural to be created.
IMAGES and FOLDERS VIA DropBox.com
Drop Box Link should be emailed to: RolandoBarrero@mac.com
Drop Box Folder Must Be Labeled in this manner:
MAIN FOLDER: BayGatesMural_YOUR NAME
3 SUB FOLDERS: IMAGES, LINKS, ARTIST INFO

IMAGES FOLDER
All image files must be labeled with: artist name_title.jpg or they will not be considered.
Each individual or group may submit a max. of 3 separate works for consideration.
File format: JPEG only
File dimensions: No smaller than 1920 pixels on the longest side
File resolution: 300 dpi
File size: no larger than 5” x 7”

LINKS FOLDER
PDF with links and Support Materials
ARTIST INFO FOLDER
C.V.
Artist Statement
Your photo- High Resolution
Bibliography of reviews and press
Curator’s selections are based on the level of technical skill, quality of workmanship, and originality of design as represented in the images submitted.
Murals are completed on October 9, 2016 as part of the GOLDEN Celebration: The 5 year anniversary of the Boynton Beach Art District.

Site: 
10 Bay Gates approx. 11′ w x 13′ h
 1  Production Walls 13’H x 80′