Washington Project for the Arts
CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS:
Contain, Maintain, Sustain Curated by Welmoed Laanstra, Sara Reisman, and Ernesto Santalla
DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSIONS: Monday, December 20, 2010, 5 PM
Exhibition location: Artisphere, 1101 Wilson Boulevard, Arlington, VA 22209
Exhibition dates: Thursday, May 19 – Sunday, July 17, 2011
Contain, Maintain, Sustain is a juried indoor and outdoor exhibition hosted by Artisphere in collaboration with Washington Project for the Arts (WPA) and Washington Sculptors Group (WSG). The exhibit will feature static and time-based artworks conceived to explore sustainability as it relates to contemporary sculpture and installation practices. Artists are encouraged to widely interpret this call for submissions so that the exhibition concept will reflect the concerns of artists living and working in the Washington DC area and beyond. Selected artists will receive a stipend of $250 to assist with the execution and transportation of works.Entry to the exhibition is open to all current members of Washington Project for the Arts (WPA), Washington Sculptors Group (WSG) and arlingtonarts.org directory members. Artists who are not already members should join either organization before submitting their entry to this exhibition online.
All media and application materials must be submitted online via the Arlington Slideroom site https://arlington.slideroom.com/.