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ARTIST CALL: Reflections 2012: A Charity Art Exhibition to Benefit North Beach Citizens

Deadline: 03-01-2012
North Beach Citizens
San Francisco, CA


Reflections 2012: A Charity Art Exhibition to Benefit North Beach Citizens


North Beach Citizens’ Creative Events Committee is pleased to announce Reflections 2012, an art exhibition taking place from March 31, 2012, through April 26, 2012, at The Cannery located in Fisherman’s Wharf. This exhibition benefits North Beach Citizens, a non-profit organization that utilizes the talents of the North Beach community to innovatively address the needs of its homeless and low-income citizens in an atmosphere of trust, integrity, and respect.


Artists must utilize a mirror (maximum size of 3 feet x 4 feet) as their medium for artist expression and base their work on the theme of self-reflection, self-realization, or transformation. All media is eligible including photography, collage, painting, drawing, mixed media, sculpture, stenciling, carving, printmaking, video, and digital media. Featured artists include: Lawrence Ferlinghetti, Genea Barnes, Jack Hirschman, Amanda Lynn, Winston Smith, MOMO


Mirrors must be delivered to The Cannery (2801 Leavenworth Street, Suite 111) between 10:00 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday, March 27, 2012, through Thursday, March 29, 2012.


Thursday April 5, 2012 – Opening Reception 6:00 to 9:00 p.m.Thursday


April 26, 2012 Closing Reception 6:00 to 9:00 p.m.Friday


April 27, 2012 Pick up unsold artwork from The Cannery 10:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.


Submission Guidelines:


* There is no submission fee.
* All artwork must have a hanging wire or rings on the back. Work without hanging hardware will not be accepted
* Sculptors must provide a pedestal for their work.
* A completed application form must accompany each submission.
* Artwork must be labeled on the backside with the artist’s name, title of work, contact information, medium, and value.
* 100% of the proceeds from each sale will go to North Beach Citizens.
* All artwork must be for sale.
* The artist allows North Beach Citizens to use images of the work for marketing, publicity, and other similar purposes.
* The artist is responsible for insuring his or her work and holds harmless North Beach Citizens, their directors, and representatives for any loss or damage to their work.
* Only two submissions per artist.
* Artwork not picked up by April 27, 2012, will be the property of North Beach Citizens.
* For participation, artists submission form must be submitted by March 1, 2012.


Contact: Ethel Jimenez; Alex Neidenberg
Phone: 415.772.8274

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