Call Type: Proposals
Eligibility: Regional
City: Alexandria
State: Virginia
Fee: $0.00
Event Dates: 3/7/2015 – 4/3/2015
Entry Deadline: 4/3/16
Number of Applications Allowed: 3

The City of Alexandria’s Office of the Arts invites artists and artist teams living and/or working in Virginia, Maryland and the District of Columbia to submit proposals for participation in a Community Supported Art initiative.

Community Supported Arts (CSA) will provide a unique way for collectors to acquire original art from regional artists.

Six artists/artist teams will be selected to participate. Each artist will be required to create 50 pieces of original art for the program. All visual arts mediums will be considered, including, but not limited to, ceramics, textiles, photography, printing/letterpress, metal work, carved/turned wood, glass, paper arts, painting, etc. All artwork must be original, handcrafted by the artist. No giclees will be accepted.

Application Deadline:  Sunday, April 3, 11:59 p.m. (MST)

Each selected artist or artist team will be paid $1,500 to create fifty (50) original pieces of art. Each piece must be identical or similar in quality and design.