VV CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS//SHOW YOUR FACE//JAN 2012
‘Show your face’
Cultivate,Vyner street, London, E2 9HE
Theme: Self Portrait. Medium: All
Last Thursdays: PV Thursday 26th January 2012
Exhibition runs: Friday 27th January-Wednesday 1st February 2012.
“I paint self-portraits because I am so often alone, because I am the person I know best.” Frida Kahlo (1907 – 1954)
Dear VV members,
We aim to provide a platform for emerging female fine artists; as they are a highly underrepresented and often over-looked group.
Our 2012 members showcase exhibition will therefore be centred on the theme-the self portrait. In so doing we aim to curate a show that not only highlights your artistic talents, but that also examines the way in which female artists perceive themselves.
We cordially invite you to SHOW YOUR FACE*.
Submission deadline: 12pm 11th December 2011
Notification of success: 8th January 2012
How to apply: Applications should be sent to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Subject heading: SHOW YOUR FACE
Attach a JPEG of the work(s) and a brief statement about the work(s) (max 150words)
Up to 30cmx40cm: £10**
Above 30cm x 40cm: £15**
Maximum size for a piece: 85cm x 75cm***
Applicants may submit more than one piece.
Payment will only be requested from successful applicants.
Place in exhibition only guaranteed once monies have been exchanged. Payment will be received via Paypal.
*This call for submissions is open only to VV members
If you are not yet a member of VV you should download the FREE membership form from our website (www.wearevv.wordpress.com) and return it via email with jpegs before making your submission.
**Please note a fee applies to successful applicants only – VV is a not for profit organisation and all monies go to the rental, invigilation and private view costs.
***Negotiable only in exceptional circumstances