“Looking Among Us: Cross Cultural Connections”
The Missouri Immigrant & Refugee Advocates (MIRA) is seeking two to three Missouri artists to participate in its’ 4th Art Exhibit which opens at the Community Center at Old North on Friday, November 6, 2015, with a reception from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. The show will be open to the public without charge for three weeks. The exhibit is anchored by Saint Louis visual artists Dail Chambers and Sukanya Mani. Chambers addresses her African roots. Mani, a first generation immigrant, showcases art forms from India.
MIRA seeks additional artists whose work connects with the nation’s multi-cultural heritage, whether by addressing the social, economic, and political obstacles that different groups in our country have faced or by celebrating the diversity that forms us. Selected artists will produce 15 to 30 pieces, ranging in price from $25 to $350, for exhibition. MIRA will retain 30 percent of all sales, and selected artists will receive 70 percent of all sales.
Artists interested in participating are asked to submit a completed entry form and a maximum of four (4) jpeg images or slides by the close of business on Friday, July 3, 2015.
The jurors reserve the right to make all decisions regarding eligibility of work. There is NO entry fee for this show. Each slide or digital image submitted should indicate artist’s first and last name, title, medium, and dimensions. Digital images or slides will be accepted with a completed entry form. Selected artists will be notified no later than Friday, July 24, 2015.