The LeMoyne Chain of Parks Art Festival Call for Entries
The LeMoyne Chain of Parks Art Festival Committee is pleased to offer three scholarships to area Emerging Artists for participation as exhibiting artists!
Three select student artists will have the opportunity to sell their work, meet other artists, and participate in a nationally recognized festival with all fees being waived by the Festival Committee.
The emerging artist program is designed to encourage students just beginning in their careers to participate in the world of outdoor festivals. Through this opportunity, these Emerging Artists experience the application process, selection and venue logistics of exhibiting at art festivals.
To qualify as an Emerging Artist, you must be a currently enrolled student in an area university or college. Prior to final invitation, the Festival Committee will validate current student status.
- Online application must include school name and art instructor in your artist statement
- Booth shot requirement is waived and we request a head shot that can be used in Festival marketing of Emerging Artists program
- Use coupon code 2016EA at checkout to be exempt from application fee
- Emerging Artists applications mirror the jury selection process to be chosen to exhibit their work at the Festival
- Invitation to participate includes the loan of basic equipment needed to exhibit; 10×10 white tent, one 6’ folding table and one chair
- Student will be responsible for method to present works for sale and enough completed artwork to exhibit and sell over a two-day period
- Emerging Artists are not eligible to compete in Festival Awards program
Application Deadline: November 30, 2015
Show Dates: April 16 & 17, 2016
To apply online, get more information about artist guidelines, and Festival details visit www.ChainOfParks.com