Open Imagination
 January 22, 2024
Maryland Art Place - Zeke's TOONES: Cartoons and Comics

Calling all cartoonists and graphic book artists, Zekes’ Coffee Shop and Maryland Art Place (MAP) are seeking artworks related to cartoons and comics for TOONES, an upcoming exhibition celebrating the joy of illustration. We’re seeking artists inspired by the nostalgia of Saturday nights spent watching your favorite show(s). Submit your artwork to be considered for this opportunity, paying homage to the art form that has brought joy and excitement to audiences of all ages. TOONES is a celebration of the rich and captivating world of cartoon and comic book art. The exhibition will run February 6 - April 25, 2024 and on view at Zeke’s Coffee located at 4719 Harford Rd. Requirements: - Artwork must be 20 x 20 or under. - Please deliver any selected artwork ready to hang. - Artwork must be related to the theme: TOONES. - Selected artwork must be delivered to Maryland Art Place located at 218 West Saratoga St. Baltimore, MD 21201 beginning Thursday, February 1, - Saturday, February 3, 2024. TIMELINE: Release Call to Artists: Week of December 21. Application Deadline for Breakfast Work: Monday, January 22 by midnight. Notice of Acceptance: Friday, January 26th. Artwork Drop off: Thursday, February 1 - Saturday, February 3, 2024. Exhibition on View: February 6 - April 25, 2024. Opening Reception: TBD.