Monday, July 18, 2011
Call for Artists: Lancaster Avenue Arts
LANCASTER AVENUE ARTS OPEN CALL:
PROPOSALS FOR ART IN AND ON VACANT STOREFRONTS ALONG LANCASTER AVENUE IN WEST PHILADELPHIA.
We are accepting proposals for art in and on vacant storefronts along Lancaster Avenue for display from September 30th to November 30th. Think creatively! Proposals will be judged on artistic merit, how they use the space and integrate with the surrounding neighborhood, and how well thought out and practical the project is from concept to installation.
This opportunity is open to artists working in any medium. We are interested in showing work that is responsive to the site.
Before applying, please refer to the full application guidelines.
Click an address to see property details. Some sites may have restrictions. A site visit is strongly recommended. Submit by filling out the submission form on the page of your chosen site.
Bonnie MacAllister is a multimedia performance artist. She has performed at the New York Foundation of Arts and the Cat Cat Club in Paris, and her plays have been staged at the Shubin Theatre, Adrienne Theatre, and the Philadelphia Fringe Festival. Her artwork has been exhibited internationally including in Galeria 6 in Mexico, the Utopia Library in Italy, and the Delaware Art Museum. She curates the multimedia label Certain Circuits Media (www.certaincircuits.org) which is currently accepting submissions. Her twitter: @BonnieMacArt