Call for Artists: Art of The Blues

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Name: Call for Artists: Art of The Blues
Date: March 7, 2018 - May 1, 2018
Event Description:
Call for Artists: “Art of The Blues” at Water Street Studios
Batavia, IL— Water Street Studios is conducting a Call for Artists to enter a juried exhibition of 2-D and 3-D art inspired by or relating to blues music.
The timing of the gallery exhibit will correspond to the annual Chicago Blues Festival (the largest free blues festival in the world) and the 3rd Annual Blues & Roots on Water Street Festival held on June 9, 2018 attracting 300+ blues enthusiasts to Water Street Studios.
  • Deadline to submit: midnight at May 1, 2018
  • $25 entry free
  • Notice of acceptance: May 11, 2018
  • Opening Reception: Friday, June 8, 2018
  • Exhibition on display until Sunday, July 8, 2018
  • $500 Best of Show Award
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About Water Street Studios
WaTER STrEET StUDIOS is a 501(c) 3 nonprofit art center in Batavia, IL. Our mission is to make the arts accessible to the Fox Valley region and beyond. Our vision is to be a cultural hub in the Midwest. We offer high-quality programs that include art education classes, workshops, subsidized artist studios, monthly gallery exhibitions, events, and community outreach. 
Statement of Inclusivity: Our organization is aims to include and recognize all regardless of race, age, culture, ability, ethnicity or nationality, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, marital status, religious affiliation, and socioeconomic status. We are wheelchair accessible. We offer a gender-neutral restroom. 
Water Street Studios
160 S. Water Street
Batavia, IL 60510
Date/Time Information:
Deadline to Submit: Midnight, May 1, 2018
Contact Information:
Danielle Hollis
$25 Entry Fee
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