Call To Artist

Inclusion In Art Opportunities

Are you an emerging artist or junior/senior level art student in college? Inclusion in Art is currently seeking visual artists indentifying as racial/ethnic minorities to participate in our 2019 Mentorship program. The selected artist(s) will work with our art committee throughout the next year to expand upon their body of work and exhibit this work at Little D Gallery in the Paseo arts district August 2019. The process will be documented and shared through our website and social media to promote the artist and exhibition. Our goal is to give the selected artist the opportunity to expand their professionalism by working with our artists of varying backgrounds.

Our group is dedicated to promoting racial and cultural diversity in Oklahoma’s visual art community and encouraging those at the early stages in their artistic career to become more involved.

Please email all requirements from the list below to InclusioninArtSubmissions@gmail.com with the subject line as follows: AMA2019 – First and Last name.

The deadline to apply is 1/31/2019. There is no fee to apply.
Requirements:

Bio (Include ethnicity/race)
Resume
Artist Statement
5 – 10 Images/Video Samples
(Images/Samples must be numbered and labeled by first and last initial. ex. “IA003”)
Image List (Number, Title, Medium, Dimensions)

Other Opportunities

Call for Artists: FRESH Oklahoma 2019

Submission Deadline: Friday, January 18, 2019 at midnight

Artists Announced: Monday, January 21, 2019

Drop off Date: January 25-30, 2019 during business hours
Exhibition Dates: February 1 – March 1, 2019 at Landon Thomas Designs, Tulsa, OK
Opening Reception: Thursday, February 7, 2019, 6p-9p

Curators: Gabriel Rojas

Submissions/Questions: Gabriel Rojas, grojas317@gmail.com, 918-381-5353

This call is an invitation to emerging artists exploring abstract themes and painting to submit work for possible inclusion in the upcoming exhibition FRESH Oklahoma 2019. All work submitted must be 2D, already completed, and ready for display. There is no fee to apply. Please send your submissions to grojas317@gmail.com with the following:

Artist Bio

Artist Statement

Artwork Images (up to 4 pieces)

Artwork Information (Title, Date, Medium, Dimensions, Price)

Curator Statement:

“I want to gather a group of local, young, and underrepresented emerging artists in the category of contemporary painting. I enjoy and encourage new and interesting approaches to materials; work that comes from improvisation, experimentation, and abstract methods. My aim is to present fresh perspectives on painting and to highlight the variety of abstract styles by local emerging artists.”

Selected artwork may:

-experiment with materials/process

-exploration of abstract themes/new visual experiences

-reinterpretation of current trends in contemporary painting

No piece larger than 48in. width.

Works on paper must be framed behind glass

Work must be ready to hang with D-rings and wire.

Venue:

Landon Thomas Designs is located on Brookside at 3517 S Peoria Ave, Tulsa, OK, 74105

Owned and operated by Landon Thomas, who specializes in custom jewelry.

Landon Thomas Designs takes a 35% commission on every piece sold.

Hours are Mon – Sat 10AM-6PM

The exhibition is free and open to the public