2019 National Legal Aid & Defender Association Art Auction | Washington, D.C. Eligibility: United States
Entry Deadline: April 1
Innovative Justice: Celebrating Transformational Leadership Exemplar Awards Dinner. June 12, 2019.
DESCRIPTION: National Legal Aid & Defender Association (NLADA) is America’s oldest andlargest nonprofit organization devoted to the excellence in the delivery of legal services to those who cannot afford counsel. Each year, NLADA hosts an annual awards dinner celebrating a strong commitment to equal justice by top legal leadership from America’sbiggest companies and law firms.
This year we will be hosting our first-ever art auction during the event to highlight the important connection between art and the law in the pursuit of equal access to justice for all. Donatedworks will be sold at auction, with all proceeds supporting NLADA’s mission. Artists will havethe opportunity to have their art showcased to a national audience of legal professionals and will be instrumental to continuing the work of the NLADA’s mission. Artists with a social justice background or whose art reflects topics related to justice are strongly encouraged to participate.
MEDIUMS: All mediums that can be shipped by the artists are welcomed: paintings, photography, sculptures, etc.
All work becomes the property of NLADA and will not be returned to the artist. All submissionsmust be original and from the artist submitting, no reproductions of other artist’s work orpublished art. In the case that a piece cannot be used in the auction, NLADA will contact the artist to determine appropriate next steps.
Art can be sent to: 1901 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Suite 500, Washington DC, 20006 and inquiries/questions can be sent to [email protected]
For more information on NLADA, please visit www.nlada.org.