4th Annual Portage Community Art Award Call for Artists

Posted by City of Portage Parks & Recreation ; Posted on 
Calls for Artists - DEADLINE :  
4th Annual Portage Community Art Award Call for Artists
    Website
/

   

  

The City of Portage is calling for artists for the 4th Annual Portage Community Art Award in conjunction with the Kalamazoo Institute of Arts (KIA) annual West Michigan Area Show (WMAS). WMAS is a juried exhibition of the visual arts that includes paintings, prints, photos, mosaics, ceramics, jewelry, sculptures, and mixed media from talent spanning a 14-county region.

The 2021 WMAS juror is New York-based curator, Larry Ossei-Mensah. To be eligible for the $1,000 Portage Community Art Award, the winning artist must be a resident of the Portage. Artwork submitted must reflect the city’s theme, A Natural Place to Move!

After display at the KIA, the winning piece must be available for display in Portage City Hall Lobby for one year beginning with installation on Wednesday, September 8, 2021. The winner must submit 10 to 12 additional works of art (of any medium) for display in City Hall for an exhibition from September 9 through October 29, 2021. Artists may submit entries per the guidelines available at kiarts.org by March 31, 2021.

For answers to questions about the Portage Community Art Award, please call Portage Parks & Recreation at 269-329-4522.

Facebook Here

Thank you for your generous support of the Arts Council.

Artsopolis Network Members: Akron OH | Austin TX | Bainbridge Island WA | Birmingham AL | Boston MA | Cape Cod MA | Cincinnati OH | Cleveland OH | Colorado Springs CO | Columbia SC | DuPage County IL | Durham NC | Essex County MA | Flagstaff AZ | Flint MI | Fort Lauderdale FL | Indianapolis IN | Kalamazoo MI | Kansas City MO | KeepMovingOKC | Macon GA | Main Line Area PA | Marin County CA | Marquette County MI | Mendocino County CA | Middlesex County NJ | Milwaukee WI | Montgomery County MD | Napa Valley CA | Nashville TN | Niagara County NY | Oklahoma City OK | Orange County CA | Orlando FL | Ottawa IL | Panama City FL | Pittsburgh PA | Providence RI | Quito, Ecuador | Richardson TX | Sacramento CA | San Antonio TX | St. Cloud MN | St. Croix Valley MN/WI | St. Johns County FL | Stillwater MN | Tallahassee FL | Tampa Bay FL | Utah | Ventura CA | York County PA