Creatures of the Sea

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“O, train me not, sweet mermaid, with thy note, / To drown me in thy sister’s flood of tears.” —William Shakespeare, The Comedy of Errors

East End Studio Gallery presents “Creatures of the Sea” a Sirens, Mermaids and Sea Creatures Group Art Show. Theme includes Sirens, Mermaids, Sea Creatures, Mythical Sea Creatures, Krakens and Sea Monsters. FLYER ART by Robert W. Walker.

Opening: Friday, August 5, 2016 ~ 6pm to 9pm and
Closing: Friday, August 12, 2016 ~ 6pm to 9 pm

Curator: Cynthia Vela

ALL MEDIUMS ACCEPTED! 3D art (example: sculpture, repainted vinyl toys, etc.), 2D art, and photography!

ARTIST CALL:
The art must must reference the shows theme. Please submit one email application with images of all completed work at one time (even if you have previously shown at EESG) to eestudiogallery@gmail.com by JUNE 17, 2016. All approved artists will be notified via email by JUNE 24, 2016 with payment instructions. You will be added to the artists list once payment has been received. EESG reserves the right to reject any submitted work without explanation.

Entry fee to cover hanging and promotion is $15. Size limit 3′ X 3′ (unless otherwise approved). Gallery will handle all sales and will take a 25% commission. Prints of work submitted to the show can be sold through the East End consignment shop for the same commission. There is no limit on the amount of work you can submit for consideration.

Artist outside of Houston and surrounding areas can submit without an entry fee, but are responsible for all shipping. Must include return shipping label in parcel. Gallery will handle all sales and will take a 30% commission.

All work must be READY TO HANG. All paper or flat canvas art must be framed with either a single saw tooth hanger for lighter pieces or wired for heavier pieces. All unframed canvas/wood pieces must also have either a single saw tooth hanger for lighter pieces or wired for heavier pieces. Loose art/prints that are unframed on clips or any other type of hanging hardware not listed above will not be accepted. Frames must be secure. No Poster style frames or clip frames will be accepted. Artists with sculptures or other 3D work must provide either a shelf that extends no further than 3″-6″, or a sturdy pedestal that is no deeper then 12″. The Gallery has limited table space for smaller sculpture submissions. Should you wish to submit a sculpture to be displayed in the limited table space, please indicate same in your email application submission.

INSIDE VENDORS::
Please submit an example of your work to Cynthia Vela, Vendor Director/Co-ordinator at eestudiogallery@gmail.com for approval by JUNE 24, 2016. You will be notified via email of acceptance into the event by JUNE 27, 2016 along with payment, load in and load out instructions. Must be able to create some merchandise within the theme. No original art (photography/paintings, drawings, sculptures, etc) or prints will be permitted on tables. $25 vendor fee covers both opening and closing. EESG to provide 6′ table, vendor must provide floor length cloth table cover.

“Buena Conmigo ✋” Loteria fundraiser night

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Saturday, August 13, 2016 from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM (CDT)

Join us for a fun night of playing traditional Loteria, Mexican Bingo! Help us raise funds for AC repairs and to continue our programming.

Packages available:

$10 – One card, play all night
$25 – Two cards, play all night, 2 drinks
$30 – One card, all you can drink
$40- Two cards, all you can drink
Buy at the door on or Eventbrite!

Extra individual cards will be available at $5 each.

Children 10 and older are welcome with the purchase of a card.

Drinks & snacks will be available for sale.

Come for the Prizes; original art, prints, local vendor merchandise, and other surprises! Stay for the fun! If you’ve never played and always wondered what the hype was all about, come find out! Costumes encouraged and receive a free drink!

*alcoholic beverages for 21 & over only

Doll Partz

13244091_1041578622588343_8488723961874808335_o“Doll Partz” Group art show

I am eyes, I am skin, I am arms, I am legs, I am broken and fragile coming to life in new art and creativity, I am doll partz….

East End Studio Gallery brings you “Doll Partz,” a one weekend group art show. Theme includes the use of doll parts, old and new, doll art, broken dolls and other doll part mediums to create a new life of its own. FLYER ART by Sue Donaldson.

Opening: Friday, August 19, 2016 ~ 6pm to 9pm and
Closing: Saturday, August 20, 2016 ~ 6pm to 9 pm

Curator: Cynthia Vela
Co-Curator: Yolanda Ordonez

ALL MEDIUMS ACCEPTED! 3D art (example: sculpture, dolls, repainted vinyl toys, etc.), 2D art, and photography!

ARTIST CALL:
The art must must reference the shows theme. Please submit one email application with images all completed work at one time (even if you have previously shown at EESG) to eestudiogallery@gmail.com by AUGUST 1, 2016. All approved artists will be notified via email by AUGUST 5, 2016 with payment instructions. You will be added to the artists list once payment has been received. EESG reserves the right to reject any submitted work without explanation.

Entry fee to cover hanging and promotion is $15. Size limit 3′ X 3′ (unless otherwise approved). Gallery will handle all sales and will take a 25% commission. Prints of work submitted to the show can be sold through the East End consignment shop for the same commission. There is no limit on the amount of work you can submit for consideration.

Artist outside of Houston and surrounding areas can submit without an entry fee, but are responsible for all shipping. Must include return shipping label in parcel. Gallery will handle all sales and will take a 30% commission.

All work must be READY TO HANG. All paper or flat canvas art must be framed with either a single saw tooth hanger for lighter pieces or wired for heavier pieces. All unframed canvas/wood pieces must also have either a single saw tooth hanger for lighter pieces or wired for heavier pieces. Loose art/prints that are unframed on clips or any other type of hanging hardware not listed above will not be accepted. Frames must be secure. No Poster style frames or clip frames will be accepted. Artists with sculptures or other 3D work must provide either a shelf that extends no further than 3″-6″, or a sturdy pedestal that is no deeper then 12″. The Gallery has limited table space for smaller sculpture submissions. Should you wish to submit a sculpture to be displayed in the limited table space, please indicate same in your email application submission.

INSIDE VENDORS::
Please submit an example of your work to Cynthia Vela, Vendor Director/Co-ordinator at eestudiogallery@gmail.com for approval by August 5, 2016. You will be notified via email of acceptance into the event by August 8, 2016 along with payment, load in and load out instructions. Must be able to create some merchandise within the theme. No original art (photography/paintings, drawings, sculptures, etc) or prints will be permitted on tables. $25 vendor fee covers both opening and closing. EESG to provide 6′ table, vendor must provide floor length cloth table cover.

Artists CALL! Hispanic Heritage Month Art Show: “Diversity is what makes us great!”

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Opening Reception:  Friday, Sept. 16, 2016, 6-9PM
Closing Reception: Friday, Sept. 23, 2016, 6-9PM

Join us in celebrating how Latino-Americans have helped shape the United States and make it into the diverse and dynamic nation it is today. From native born to immigrated, whether you crossed the border or the border crossed you, Latino Americans bring rich culture, traditions and values to the American experience. Come celebrate a nation of pride, diversity, and a rainbow of skin colors. We will have artists sharing their experiences of being a Latino-American.

We will also be featuring vendors during this event. Each artisan has unique, hand-made merchandise and will have themed items available.

Music by DJ Twinkle-Toes and refreshing cocktails made with Jarritos will keep you dancing!

Thank you to our wonderful sponsors at Jarritos for helping us celebrate our Latino diversity! Jarritos sodas and merchandise will be available!

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ARTIST CALL INFO:
DEADLINE IS TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 13, 2016.
You do not have to be of Latin decent to participate, but your art must reflect the pride and culture surrounding Hispanic/Latino cultures. ALL MEDIUMS WELCOME! Please email an example of your work to eestudiogallery@gmail.com. DEADLINE IS TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 13, 2016. You will be sent a payment invoice via PayPal. You will be added to the artists list once payment has been received. EESG reserves the right to reject any submitted work without explanation.

Entry fee to cover hanging and promotion is $15. Size limit 3′ X 3′ (unless otherwise approved) for 4 pieces. Gallery will handle all sales and will take a 25% commission. You can sell prints of work submitted to the show through our East End consignment for the same commission.

Artist outside of Houston and surrounding areas can submit without an entry fee, but they are responsible for all shipping. Must include return shipping label in parcel. Gallery will handle all sales and will take a 25% commission.

All work must be READY TO HANG. Drop off is Wednesday, September 14, 5:30-8PM. All paper or flat canvas art must be framed with either a single saw tooth hanger for lighter pieces or wired for heavier pieces. All unframed canvas/wood pieces must also have either a single saw tooth hanger for lighter pieces or wired for heavier pieces. Loose art/prints that are unframed on clips or any other type of hanging hardware not listed above will not be accepted. Frames must be secure. No Poster style frames or clip frames will be accepted. Artists with sculptures or other 3D work must provide either a shelf that extends no further then 3″-6″, or a sturdy pedestal that is no deeper then 12″.

Vendors: (opening and closing shows only)

Inside vendors:
Please submit an example of you work to eestudiogallery@gmail.com for approval. Must be able to create some merchandise within the theme. No art/prints will be permitted on tables. $25 vendor fee (covers opening and closing). EESG to provide table, you must provide the table cloth.

JUST INK 6

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6th annual “Just Ink” show.

A one night party for inkers.
Friday September 30th 6-9pm!

JUST INK 6…call for artists.

Here are the rules.
These are simple rules.
Please read the rules.
Please follow the rules.

The exhibit name explains the show…
Just Ink, Pen & ink, India ink, ink markers, ink pens…ink. just ink.

_Open call, open theme. your fee gets you a 3 foot wide wall space, floor to ceiling
_One night only. Artists are required to hang their own work during the date / time posted (TBD) no exceptions.
_Artists are required to attend the show, represent and sell their own work.
_Artists keep 100% of all sales, no commission
_Artists are required to take down art at the end of the event. Art not removed at the end of the evening will be considered abandoned.
_Artists are asked to clean their area, remove all nails, tacks, tape, trash etc.
_Artists are encouraged to have a lot of fun.
_Fee: $35.00 Paypal funds to robinbakerart@gmail.com
_Fees are non-refundable so don’t whine if you change your mind.
_Call is closed once all walls are sold…this event sells out fast so don’t dilly dally.
_See? That wasn’t so hard now was it

“Crazy Reality” Tim Burton Tribute Show- Call To Artists

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“One person’s craziness is another person’s reality.” – Tim Burton
 
Tim Burton’s vision has influenced and challenged our imaginations for decades. He made us believe that there is magic at your fingertips. Please join us in celebrating his genius in film, art, and animation.
 
Opening night reception: October 7th 7pm -11pm
Closing reception: October 22nd 7pm – 11pm
 
Regular Gallery viewing hours will be announced as they become available
 
Art Curator: Blue One Thirty
Vendor Curator: Cynthia Vela
 
ALL MEDIUMS ACCEPTED! 3D art (example: sculpture, repainted vinyl toys), photography, and 2D art!
 
Artist call:
The art must must pay tribute to Tim Burton in style or reference Tim Burton’s films art, or animation. Please email all completed work at one time (even if you have previously shown at EESG) to crazyrealitysubmission@gmail.com by September 19th, 2016. All approved artists will be notified via email by September 23rd, 2016. You will be sent a payment invoice via PayPal. You will be added to the artists list once payment has been received. EESG reserves the right to reject any submitted work without explanation.
 
Entry fee to cover hanging and promotion is $15. Size limit 3′ X 3′ (unless otherwise approved). Gallery will handle all sales and will take a 25% commission. You can sell prints of work submitted to the show through our East End consignment at 20% commission. There is no limit on the amount of work you can submit for consideration, but please do not send multiple emails with submissions as they are completed. Please submit just ONE email to the gallery.
 
Artist outside of Houston and surrounding areas can submit without an entry fee, but they are responsible for all shipping. Gallery will handle all sales and will take a 25% commission. 
 
All work must be READY TO HANG. All paper or flat canvas art must be framed with either a single saw tooth hanger for lighter pieces or wired for heavier pieces. All unframed canvas/wood pieces must also have either a single saw tooth hanger for lighter pieces or wired for heavier pieces. Loose art/prints that are unframed on clips or any other type of hanging hardware not listed above will not be accepted. Frames must be secure. No Poster style frames or clip frames will be accepted. Artists with sculptures or other 3D work must provide either a shelf that extends no further then 3″-6″, or a sturdy pedestal that is no deeper then 12″.
 
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“In Dreams and Fairy Tales”

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Opening Friday May. 20th 6 – 9 pm.
Closing Friday June. 3rd 6 – 9pm
Free to the public
 
Art Curator: Blue One Thirty
Vendor Curator: Cythia Vela
 

A Tejano Icon – an Emilio Navaira Tribute Art Show

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Emilio Navaira Tribute Art Show ~ :
FRIDAY, JUNE 10, 2016
6PM – 10PM
~ONE NIGHT ONLY~
~FREE EVENT~
~FAMILY FRIENDLY~
~ART, VENDORS, MUSIC~

Emilio Navaira, (August 23, 1962 – May 16, 2016) a Latin Grammy-winning american singer, songwriter and musician know for his mix of traditional Mexican music, accordian-based polka known as Tejano and country music was laid to rest Monday. East End Studio Gallery mourns the loss of this Tejano Icon and pays respects, saying goodbye in this one night only art show tribute to a legend gone too soon. Let his music reign and live forever in our hearts.

Curator: Cynthia Vela
Sponser: 1 Stop Shop

ARTIST CALL:
EESG invites you to share how you remember Emilio through art, photography, 2D and 3D art. ALL MEDIUMS ACCEPTED. The art must must pay tribute to Emilio Naivara in style or reference. Please email entries for review to eestudiogallery@gmail.com (even if you have previously shown at EESG) by JUNE 1, 2016. All approved artists will be notified via email by JUNE 3, 2016. There is no limit on the amount of work you can submit for consideration, but please do not send multiple emails with submissions as they are completed. Please submit just ONE email to the gallery. EESG reserves the right to reject any submitted work without explanation.

NO ENTRY FEE. Size limit 3′ X 3′ (unless otherwise approved). Gallery will handle all sales and will take a 20% commission. You can sell prints of work submitted to the show through our EESG Consignment Shop for the same commission.

Artist outside of Houston and surrounding areas can submit without an entry fee, but they are responsible for all shipping. Must include return shipping label in parcel. Gallery will handle all sales and will take a 20% commission.

All work must be READY TO HANG. All paper or flat canvas art must be framed with either a single saw tooth hanger for lighter pieces or wired for heavier pieces. All unframed canvas/wood pieces must also have either a single saw tooth hanger for lighter pieces or wired for heavier pieces. Loose art/prints that are unframed on clips or any other type of hanging hardware not listed above will not be accepted. Frames must be secure. No Poster style frames or clip frames will be accepted. Artists with sculptures or other 3D work must provide either a shelf that extends no further then 3″-6″, or a sturdy pedestal that is no deeper then 12″. Photography must be framed.

INSIDE VENDOR CALL:
Please submit an example of your work to Cynthia Vela, Vendor Director/Co-ordinator, at eestudiogallery@gmail.com for approval by JUNE 1, 2016. You will be notified via email by JUNE 3, 2016 of acceptance into the event. Must be able to create some merchandise within the theme. No original art (photography/paintings, drawings, sculptures, etc) or prints will be permitted on tables. $25 vendor fee. EESG to provide 6′ table, you must provide floor length cloth table cover.

Thank You Houston Group Show II

13235579_1040690256010513_2267128791780356074_oIn March EESG turned six! It’s hard to believe how much we’ve grown and how many artists we’ve shown and grown with in the process! In return we’d like to give back by having a one night show with no themes or restriction on work shown.

40 spots available at $30 for 3 ft. wide and 10 ft tall.
Artists are responsible for hanging and selling their work.
All sales go to the artists!

7 Vendor tables are available for $30 each.
EESG provides 1 standard 6 ft. long table and two chairs.

To participate please email EESG at eestudiogallery@gmail.com with examples of your work.
***Please include “Thank You Houston Group Show” in the subject of your email.***

All spaces and acceptance emails will be sent on a first come first serve basis, along with rules and hanging dates

“Punch a Higher Floor” a tribute to the Purple Prince

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FRIDAY, MAY 13TH 6PM – 10PM ~ ONE NIGHT ONLY

Can you picture this? One night only group art show in tribute to the icon and legend Prince. How did Prince’s four decades of music, talent, persona and outfits inspire you?

DJ Twinkletoes will be spinning and help us celebrate this thing called life. ART, MUSIC. PRINCE LOOK-A-LIKE CONTEST, PRIZES, VENDORS, DANCING AND MORE!