Calls for Fashion and Fiber Artists


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Below are a few opportunities that might appeal to WT readers…

1.)
All media juried exhibition-Orange County Center for Contemporary Art-Due Jan 31

“Fashion is a seductive powerhouse in contemporary culture, worthy of celebration and critique. From the earliest days of civilization to the modern moment, we’ve been obsessed by decorative creations that adorn and define out beings. Madly inspired garments, bravura sketches, elaborately finished works and experimental art in all media including video and installation will be accepted for judging to showcase the edge where adornment meets art. All media accepted.”

Judge:
Claudia Grau, L. A. Fashion Designer.
Exhibition dates:
March 6 – April 18. Catalog of accepted entries will accompany exhibition. Entry fee.
For prospectus and complete details:

Orange County Center for Contemporary Art
117 N Sycamore
Santa Ana CA 92701
714-667-1517
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2.)
Artist residency-Including Fiber artists-Lux Center for the Arts

“Available for 3 months or up to 2 years scheduled to begin May 1, 2009 for most areas. An MFA is preferred but not necessary. Residency is granted based on quality of work and community-mindedness. Residents are provided with private or share studio spaces and most materials necessary to produce work. Year-long residents receive a solo show at the end of their residency and all residents receive representation in the Lux Center’s sales gallery throughout their residency. Residents have 24 hour access to facilities. Residents are responsible for studio management and maintenance, approximately 10-12 hours per week. Residents are expected to assist with opening receptions and special events. No stipend is offered but residents with MFA have the opportunity to teach for Doane College at an average of $300 per month and all residents have opportunities to teach community classes for adults and youth for pay. Entry fee.”

Contact:
Jenni Brant
Lux Center for the Arts
2601 N 48th St
Lincoln NE 68504
402-466-8692
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