CALL FOR ARTISTS FOR THE ART OF SOUND EXHIBIT AT THE CHESAPEAKE ARTS CENTER

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Chesapeake Arts Center will be presenting the “Art of Sound” exhibition with artist Tom Pearce at the Hal Gomer Gallery located at the Chesapeake Arts Center at 194 Hammonds Lane Brooklyn Park, Maryland 21060 from August 2-August 31, 2017. Proposal is reviewed by the Chesapeake Arts Center’s Gallery Coordinator and must be turned in by Friday, July 21, 2017. Closing Reception on August 31, 2017 from 6-8PM.

Theme of the Exhibit:  MUSIC

SIZE OF ARTWORK ALLOWED

11X17-20X24  Photography pieces MUST be framed in Black Wood OR Metal Frames only! Canvas will be accepted. Artists frame own artwork with wire on the back.

How many can you submit? Artists can submit up to 5 pieces. Artwork will be selected by the Chesapeake Arts Center’s Gallery Coordinator. Only 15 pieces will be selected for this exhibit.

EACH PROPOSAL MUST BE INCLUDE THE FOLLOWING:

IMAGES OF YOUR WORK

The work should be no more than five years old, no nudity, violence or foul language allowed.

DIGITAL IMAGES: Send 5 images in jpeg format- no larger than 1024 pixels in any direction at 300 dpi for review. All image files are to be titled. Email to Nicole Caracia at Ncaracia@chesapeakearts.org by Friday, July 21, 2017.

IMAGE LIST

A numerical listing including artist’s name, title, dimensions, medium, and file name of each jpeg sent with digital images.

CONDENSED BIO

One or two short paragraphs- A condensed informative statement with your artistic highlights.

CONTACT INFORMATION

Name, address, phone number(s) email address of the artist, and website information.

 

Only complete proposal package including all the information listed will be reviewed.  If accepted into the art show, all artwork will be due to the Chesapeake Arts Center by Friday, July 28, 2017 between office hours of 10:00am-6:00pm.Artwork will go on display in the

Hal Gomer Gallery from Wednesday, August 2-Thursday, August 31, 2017.

SEND ENTRIES TO

Nicole Caracia at Ncaracia@chesapeakearts.org .

FOR MORE INFORMATION PLEASE CALL 410-636-6597 or visit www.Chesapeakearts.org

About Chesapeake Arts Center: The Chesapeake Arts Center (CAC) is a 58,000 sq. ft. multi-discipline arts facility located in Northern Anne Arundel County, just inside the Baltimore beltway. Our facility houses a 752-seat Hammonds Lane Theatre, a 120-seat Studio 194 Theatre, gallery space, ceramics lab, dance studios, music room, maker-space and classrooms.

Chesapeake Arts Center will use the arts to excite, educate, engage, inspire and grow this community’s people, it’s artists and the region through performances, exhibitions, classes, and collaborations with artists, educators, business and community leaders and organizations.

 

 

NOW HIRING: ART-ENTERTAINERS (ARTist, INstructor, and ENTertainers) and Assistants

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NOW HIRING: ART-ENTERTAINERS (ARTist, INstructor, and ENTertainers)  and Assistants

We are looking to hire a part-time or on-call ART-ENTERTAINERS (instructors and assistants) who are fun, outgoing, and ready to make our customers feel welcome as soon as they come in!  An Art-Entertainer is an artist, instructor and entertainer all in one package.  Our model: Uncork’d Art teach a group of customers step-by step through the same piece of  simple artwork, as they drink wine and paint on canvas and listen to cool & groovy music during a fun night out!  This is not a serious painting class, but we believe that anyone can be an artist, and we still require quality instruction. We usually paint on 16×20 canvas with mid-grade acrylic paint.

Primary Instructor role (not limited to):

        Instruct and lead a group of 30+ beginner-level customers through the featured painting for the day/night.

        Create paintings that customers can personally execute in 1 Hour in order to ensure completion within 2 to 2.5 hours in front of a class.

        Balance between entertaining customers and instructing

        Follow all guidelines for instructing

        Be paired with an assistant for each art session.

        Assist with set-up and breakdown

        All other details upon hiring..

 Primary Assistant role (not limited to):

        Lead set-up and break-down

        Assist customers during session

        Assist instructor when needed

        Balance between entertaining customers and assisting

        Register customer at the beginning of the class

The required qualifications for all positions are:

     Artistic abilities (acrylic-medium)

     Instruction and leadership abilities

     Animated and Fun personality

     Entertainment background or the ability to entertain the crowd

        Comfort in large crowds and able to control the atmosphere

     Flexible Schedule

     Ability to create your own instructional piece (instructors only)

        Willingness to follow directions and teach according to our guidelines but able to add your own contributions

        Customer service

        Reliable transportation

 

When is hiring taking place?  We are recruiting now, to have all instructors or assistants in place by Mid October

When will the work be?  Work can be from one session a week to 5 sessions a week. Great for those who need extra cash, exposure, or want to fulfill their passion in art and working with people.

Where will I be working?  At the Chesapeake Art Center

 What is the pay rate for this work? Instructors will be paid $15/hr for each session worked .  Assistants will be paid $10/hr for each session worked.

PLEASE EMAIL RESUME TO Uncorkdart@gmail.com