Open Imagination
 August 04, 2024
Santa Clarita Arts - Call for Art: Body & Presence

"Body and Presence" Juried Exhibition: The City of Santa Clarita (City) is inviting artists to submit artwork for consideration for our upcoming “Body and Presence” juried exhibition, which will be on view at the Canyon Country Community Center during our annual Business for Artists Conference. We are calling for original artwork in any medium that investigates the essence of physicality and existence in the modern world. We are seeking artworks that explore the relationship between the body and its environment, emphasizing the significance of presence and absence. This exhibition aims to delve into themes of identity, corporeality, and the sensory experience, prompting viewers to reflect on their own presence and the impact of their physical form in the space they inhabit. DATES AND DEADLINES: Deadline to Apply: August 4, 2024 Exhibition Dates: Sept 12, 2024 – December 11, 2024 Artwork Drop-off: Sept 12, 2024, 10:30-11:00am Artwork Pick-up: Dec12, 2024, 10:30-11:00am Location: Canyon Country Community Center, 18410 Sierra Hwy, Santa Clarita, CA 91351. Artists will be notified of juried results roughly two weeks after the deadline. The City's Arts and Events reserves the right to change the project timeline. ELIGIBILITY: All hanging artwork must be properly wired; Maximum size 40” x 50” (including frame); Maximum weight: 20lbs; Artwork previously exhibited with the City will not be considered; Mailed artwork will not be accepted; Artists must physically hand-de...