FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
CCAA 2017-05
May 15, 2017
CONTACT:
Judy Crawford
CCAA Office
301-392-5900

Call for Artists
Waldorf West Library Gallery Summer Show

Waldorf West Library
Deadline to Submit: May 26
Delivery Date: July 8; Show Runs until October 14, 2017
"Meet the Artists" Public Reception: July 22

The Charles County Arts Alliance is now accepting submissions for the Summer Art Show, a multi-media public exhibit, to be held at the Waldorf West Library, 10405 O'Donnell Place, Waldorf, MD, from July 8, to October 14, 2017. The Library consists of four separate gallery spaces on two floors. 

Current members of the Charles County Arts Alliance are invited to submit a maximum of two works of 2-dimensional or 3-dimensional art on any subject for consideration (there is no submission fee). Non-members are encouraged to join and be eligible to submit their art. Click 
HERE  to download a Membership Form.
 
Artwork entries must be submitted electronically as digital images (jpegs) attached to an email sent to waldorfwestgallery@gmail.com. Please reference "Waldorf West Summer Show" in the subject line.

The email must include:
  • Artist's name
  • Artist's mailing address
  • Artist's email address
  • Artist's phone number
  • Artist's biography (half-page max, in MS-Word)
  • Artist's headshot (jpeg)
  • Title of artwork
  • Medium/materials used
  • Size/dimensions
  • Year created
  • Price, if applicable
Arts Alliance members who have previously shown in the gallery are invited to submit new work for consideration. Selections will be made by the Gallery Committee and the artists will be notified in June. To be included in the show, art must be delivered on Saturday, July 8, between 9:00 am and noon, at the Waldorf West Library.  All 2-dimensional artwork must be wired and ready to hang at time of delivery. 

On Saturday, July 22, a "Meet the Artists" Public Reception will be held from 2:00 to 4:00 pm, at the Waldorf West Library's Main Gallery, to honor all the artists participating in the summer show. 
 
For more information, contact the CCAA office at 301-392-5900, or info@charlescountyarts.org.  
  
The mission of the Charles County Arts Alliance is to stimulate, promote, encourage and provide recognition of the arts and the creative spirit in Charles County.  The CCAA is an IRS 501(c)(3) nonprofit charitable organization.  All membership dues and donations are 100 percent tax deductible.  For more information, contact the Arts Alliance at  301-392-5900 , info@charlescountyarts.org, or  www.charlescountyarts.org .