DEADLINE JUNE 05, 2015
Visaural: Sight, Sound and Action
Calls for Submissions
- Art Organization
Gutfreund Cornett Art seeks activist-themed art paired with a song that is inspired by the work or was played as part of the artistic process and tells a compelling story combining sight and sound. Selected works will be displayed with QRC to listen to the song in the gallery. Exhibition in concert with Honk! Festival of Activist Street Bands. Venue: Nave Gallery Annex, Somerville, MA from October 8-31, 2015 to benefit Boston City Singers. Artists are invited to submit works around themes of social, cultural, economic, human rights, women’s rights, political and social justice activism that combine visual art with music in order to tell a compelling story and, by doing so, affirm the many bonds between sight and sound. Artists are asked to choose a song to which to pair their art – a song that is directly linked to the theme of the work, a song that inspired the work or that was played as part of the artistic process. Selected works will be displayed next to QR codes, which will take viewers to iTunes, YouTube,Vimeo or other link, where the paired music may be heard.Exhibition Venue: Nave Annex Gallery, 53 Chester Street, Somerville, MA. Dates of Exhibition: October 8 to October 31, 2015. Artist Reception: Friday, October 9, 2015. 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Jurors: Susan Berstler, Mary Curtin and Cecily Miller will choose the top 3 works for awards. Non-Refundable Entry Fee: Payment of $30 per entry; $15 for full-time students.
Gutfreund Cornett Art, Nave Gallery Annex
53 Chester Street, Somerville, Massachusetts, 02114, United States
Posted : 2015-04-14