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Artist Call- Napa Valley Museum Call for Artists

Deadline: 09-01-2012

For Northern CA artists
Napa Valley Museum is now accepting applications from artists in the San Francisco Bay Area for a 2013 juried exhibition of new work connected to a performance of Igor Stravinsky’s masterpiece, The Soldier’s Tale.(L’Histoire du Soldat). Based on the legend of Faust, the man who sold his soul to the Devil in exchange for riches, power, youth, wisdom, the legend takes various forms. The Soldier’s Tale reminds us that who we are is ultimately defined by the choices we make. Artists are asked to interpret this story in any medium (three dimensional/sculpture will not be accepted) and create new work for the exhibition.

Submission Deadline: September 1, 2012

Exhibition Dates: August through October 2013

Submission Fee: $25 per artist (check made payable to Napa Valley Museum)

To apply: Complete a Call for Entries form and submit a CD with four (4) samples of their work. Acceptance into the exhibition will be based on your previous work.

The application is  available for download at or by

Deadline: 09-01-2012
Napa Valley Museum
Yountville, CA

Contact: Kristie Sheppard
Phone: 707.944.0500 x110

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