Call for Artists

Chair Art in the Park: A Youth Art Contest Benefiting The Dallas Children's Advocacy Center


CALL FOR ARTISTS

Chair Art in the Park is an initiative of the Leadership Arts Institute Class of 2012-2013. This project is a youth art contest and auction to be held at Klyde Warren Park on May 11, 2013, benefiting the Dallas Children’s Advocacy Center.

News ARTIST DROP OFF OF COMPLETED CHAIRSChair Art in the Park has received a fantastic response for entries. Thank you to all who are participating.

Please drop off your finished chair at Business Council for the Arts on Saturday, May 4 (between 9:00 am and noon) or Sunday, May 5 (between 1:00 pm and 3:00 pm).

Then come to the event at Klyde Warren Park on Saturday, May 11 between 4:00 and 6:00 p.m. to see your chair exhibited and auctioned to support the Dallas Children’s Advocacy Center. Be sure to invite your friends and family to the event!

If you have questions, please contact: Logan Smith at (214) 727-8499 or mlogansmith@att.net 


Materials: Application and Rules (pdf) or Word documentPromotional Flyer

If you are interested in submitting your work, please download and complete the application (pdf or word). If you have any questions, or would like more information, please contact: Logan Smith at (214) 727-8499 or mlogansmith@att.net.

How to Enter: Listed below are steps for entering the Chair Art in the Park art contest.

  1. Fill out pages 2, 3, and 4 of this packet and submit these to the Business Council for the Arts offices by March 15, 2013.  Keep the other pages for your reference.
  2. We will let you know by April 2, 2013 if your art chair will be entered in the show at Klyde Warren Park.
  3. If you are accepted, create your art chair!  You will have approximately one month to complete it, and you can use a chair of your own or one of ours.  You can work alone or with a team!
  4. Bring your finished chair to the Business Council for the Arts offices by May 5, 2013.      
  5. Come to the event at Klyde Warren Park with your friends and family on May 11, 2013 to see your art chair exhibited and auctioned to support the Dallas Children’s Advocacy Center.
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Submit applications by:

(a) mail to Business Council for the Arts (BCA) at 8687 North Central Expressway, Suite 2131, Dallas, TX 75225
(b) email to bca@ntbca.org
(c) fax to 972-991-8320

Event and Auction:

All finalists must display their chairs during the Chair Art in the Park Event and Auction held at Klyde Warren Park, on May 11, 2013 from 10:00 am–6:00 pm.

Awards:

Cash awards will be given to an overall winner and to 1st and 2nd place winners in each division. 

The chairs submitted by all finalists will be included in the auction on May 11, 2013 at Klyde Warren Park. All proceeds from the auction will benefit the Dallas Children’s Advocacy Center.  All finalist chairs are intended to be auctioned and will not be returned to the artists.

 


Please feel free to share the Call for Artists with other students. We look forward to seeing your work!

Leadership Arts Institute, Class of 2012-2013
c/o Business Council for the Arts
8687 North Central Expressway, Suite 2131
Dallas, TX   75225
email:  bca@ntbca.org

If you have any questions, or would like more information, please contact:
Logan Smith at (214) 727-8499 or mlogansmith@att.net .

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