This show celebrates the visual images, and symbols that identify and represent Mexico’s culture and traditions.
One night only!
Friday, September 26, 2014 6-10PM
Promotional Artwork by Lizbeth Ortiz
Call for Artists:
Mexican Icons, culture and traditions themed art.
Some examples are contemporary artists; Diego Rivera, Frida Kahlo, Alfredo Ramos Martínez, Remedios Varo and Miguel Covarrubias to name a few. Religious icons like Baby Jesus, Saints and the Virgen Mary. “Cine de Oro” (Cinema from the Golden Age) with movies stars like Maria Felix, Cantinflas, Pedro Infante, Dolores Del Rio, Silvia Pinal, etc… And of course the wonderful world of Luchadores and Day of the Dead!
All mediums welcome!
Entry fee to cover hanging and promotion is $20 for 4 pieces (not exceeding 3′X3′), $5 for each additional piece. Size limit 3′ X 3′. Gallery will handle all sales and will take a 25% commission. Artist approval required. Please email email@example.com a sample of your existing work, or link to your art page. Once approved, you will be sent back payment information.
Artist outside of Houston and surrounding areas can submit without an entry fee, but they are responsible shipping the work to the East End Studio Gallery. Commission from sold work will be 30% Gallery, 70% for the artist. If work is not sold EESG will be responsible for sending art work back to artists.
All work must be READY TO HANG. This means proper hardware must be on your framed piece if it is a wall piece. Loose art/prints will not be accepted.
Vendors: Please submit an example of you work to firstname.lastname@example.org for approval. Must be able to create some merchandise within the theme. No art or prints. All art/prints to go through East End Consignment. $25 vendor fee. EESG to provide table.
Drop off dates are Tuesday, September 23 & September 24, 5:30 – 8 pm. NO EXCEPTIONS! All work mailed must arrive no later than Wednesday, September 24th.