The Vermillion Area Arts Council Announces a Call for Visual Art and Poetry
“River, Mound, Prairie, Sky: Visual Art and Poetry Celebrating Our Natural Environment”—Saturday Dec. 4 and Sunday, December 5, 2010
Opening Reception, Saturday, December 4, 2010, 6-9 p.m. introducing the artists and featuring drinks, hors d’oeuvres, desserts, and jazz.
Viewing and Poetry Reading Sunday, December 5, 1-4 p.m including light refreshments.
Deadline for submissions: October 15, 2010
Maximum: 4 works per artist.
Submit Visual Art in any Media in digital form or in person at Washington Street Arts Center, 202 Washington St. Vermillion. Deadline: October 15, 2010. Art submitted in person should arrive at the Arts Center between 4 and 6 p.m., Friday, October 15: paintings, prints, sculptures, photographs, drawings, films. Contact Janet Beeman (605-253-2195), Norma Wilson (605-624-9279, Norma.Wilson@usd.edu) or Rebecca Gehm (Becca@gmail.com).
Submit poetry formatted for Folio size (11” x 17”) to Norma Wilson (Norma.Wilson@usd.edu) or Rebecca Gehm (BeccaGehm@gmail.com).
Exhibitors must be current members of the VAAC: Submit your $15 Artist Membership fee to Rebecca Gehm, Membership Chair, VAAC, Box 284, Vermillion, SD 57069.
The VAAC will provide labels, publicize, print a program and loan frames (for 11” x 17” poems or visual images). Artists may name a price to include on the labels.
We will set up the exhibit December 2 and 3, 2010.
Sponsored by Vermillion Area Arts Council, Living River Group Sierra Club and Spirit Mound Trust