“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!

“Size Doesn’t Matter” Group Show

 

“Size Doesn’t Matter” Group Show
Two night event!
February 19th & 26th from 6-9pm
 
Here’s your chance to snag art from some of Houston’s finest artists! To us, its not the size of the art, but the emotion behind the creation 😉
 
Participating artists:
 
Adriane Wiltse
Alex Barber
William Gilstrap
Charrell Bradshaw
Abby Winn Photography
Kara Timmons
Ronaldo Zulueta
Kenneth Pierson
Lisa Ramirez
Dorothy Colp-Serrano
George Tipsword
Lauren Whitted
Heather Gordy
Mike P
Third Eye Covering – Lauren Naquin
Taylor Clendennen
David Anderson
SierraAnn Forester
MKStallings Photography
Sheridan Original
Just2Artists
Lin Cyrus
Lauren Boulden
Sarah Cloutier-Houston
Lizbeth Ortiz
Blue 130
Modern Girls
Cynthia Vela
Betty Liz Voh
Ramya Raj
Chelsea Carroll
 
Artist call:
It’s $25 for a 3′ X 10′ section of wall space, which covers both nights. One artist per 3X10 space. 40 spots are available. Requirements: Art must be no larger then a square foot (including frames if applicable), and cannot cost more then $100. All mediums welcome but must be wall hung. You are responsible handing all sales, must attend both nights, and stay for the entire duration of the show. Please bring change and a way to process credit transactions. You can add/remove work as you sell items. You are responsible for hanging your own work and we will not provide hanging hardware/tools. No double sided tape (unless its the 3M removable tape that leaves the wall clean) or any tape that leaves a residue (i.e duct, packing, etc). No screws, unless approved as needed for a shelf or heavy piece. You will be required to fill the nail holes after the final show. You can decorate your space, but cannot paint or write on the walls. Send paypal payment to eestudiogallery@gmail.com. Make sure to include “Size doesnt matter show” and the name you want listed on the event in the description. If you do not have PayPal you can process your fee by clicking on the following link: http://mkt.com/eestudiogallery/size-doesn-t-matter-show-entry-fee. Make sure to add a note with the name you want listed on the event page! Hanging dates: Wed 2/17 from 12p-6:30p and Thursday 2/17 from 4p-8p. Sections are assigned on a first come/first serve basis. All entry fees are non-refundable

“La Reina Selena” 2nd annual Selena Tribute Show

Selena Quintanilla-Pérez (April 16, 1971 – March 31, 1995), known by the mononym Selena, was an American singer, songwriter, spokesperson, actress, and fashion designer. Called the Queen of Tejano music, her contributions to music and fashion made her one of the most celebrated Mexican American entertainers of the end of the 20th century as Hispanics elevated her into sainthood. She was named the “top Latin artist of the ’90s” and “Best selling Latin artist of the decade” by Billboard magazine, as well as the “Mexican equivalent” of Madonna.
EESG invites you to share how you remember Selena through art.
Opening: March 4th, 2016 6-9pm
Closing: March 11th, 2016 6-9pm

 

“Major Tom’s Life on Mars” A David Bowie Tribute Show


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East End Studio Gallery proudly presents, “Major Tom’s Life On Mars”.
An art event celebrating the life and talent of David Bowie.
Curated by David Pilgrim & Iris Contreras.

Opening: Saturday March 12th 6 – 10 pm
Closing: Saturday March 19th 6 – 9 pm

Call for Artists:

Any medium welcomed! We are looking for original work that pays tribute to David Bowie. NO entry fee to participate, 25% commission on sold work.

Please email entries for review to eestudiogallery@gmail.com with subject title “David Bowie” by Wednesday March 9th, 2016. Include size, medium and any specific instructions or details that we would need to consider for installation. All work must be READY TO HANG. All paper or flat canvas art must be framed with either a single saw tooth hanger for ligher pieces or wired for heavier pieces. Frames must be secure. Drop off is Thursday, March 10th, 5:30 – 8pm.

Vendors: Please submit an example of you work to eestudiogallery@gmail.com for approval. $35 vendor fee. We will provide table and 2 chairs.

“The Boom Boom Room” Explicitly Chingona VI

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“The Boom-Boom Room” Explicitly Chingona VI


EESG presents the 6th edition of Explicitly Chingona Group exhibition “The Boom Boom Room”

Step into our Boom Boom Room for an evening that explores and pushes the boundaries of sexual taboos. Mature and adult subject mature will be displayed and only 18 and over will be allowed in the gallery.

VIP opening Saturday Jan. 30th 7 – 11 pm.
$25 pre sale tickets $35 tickets at the door. Click link to purchase advance tickets: “The Boom Boom Room”
Entries include free drinks, erotic hors d’oeuvres and a private presentation (18 and over).

Be sure to include “VIP Preview” in the notes section with your payment if paying by Paypal

Opening and free to the public (18 and over) Friday Feb. 5th 6 – 9 pm

Closing Friday Feb. 12th 6 – 8 pm.

CALL TO ARTISTS: 

Any medium welcome. We are looking for art work that explores various sexual fetishes and taboos. $35 entry fee for 4 pieces. All work must be ready to hang with proper hardware. Entry fee includes 2 free tix for the VIP. 25% commission will be taken for all work sold. No entry fee for out of town artists and 30% commission on sold work. Artists are responsible for cost of shipping work to and from gallery. Please email sketches are pics for consideration to eestudiogallery@gmail.com with subject title “Explicitly Chingona“. Deadline for submissions is 1/25.

Call for vendors

We are looking for vendors with original and handmade items with an erotic theme. Please email us to eestudiogallery@gmail.com with a brief description and or images or your items for consideration with the subject title “Explicitly Chingona“. Deadline for submissions is 1/25.

“XI Annual Frida Festival” group show

XI Annual 

Frida Festival 2016

 Come celebrate the life and legacy of one of Latin America’s most important artists…

~Frida Kahlo~

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Promotional Art by Maria Kane
(posters available at the show)

 

Opening Friday April 8th 6 – 9 pm. (adult look-alike contest @ 8 pm)
Closing Friday April 22nd 6 – 9 pm. (children’s look-alike contest @ 7:30 pm)

Friday, April 8, 2016, 6-9pm
Spoken Word, Vendors, Adult Look Alike Contest (8:00 PM), 
Performance Artist & Art Exhibition inspired by Frida Kahlo
Friday, April 22, 2016 6-9pm
Kids Frida look-alike contest (7:30 pm)
Get your unibrows ready!  Winner will receive a “Frida” inspired prize!! 

Join us for a “Frida” inspired arts market.  Featuring vendors from around Houston with that something special and unique.  You will find paintings, photography, sculptures, jewelry, accessories, clothing, toys, metal art and so much more!  Visitors will have the opportunity to talk one-on-one with the artists about their work while enjoying the market’s lively atmosphere!

 

Call for artists Information:

All mediums welcome!

Entry fee to cover hanging and promotion is $25 for 3 pieces (each piece not exceeding 3′X3′), $5 for each additional piece. Gallery will handle all sales and will take a 25% commission. Artist approval required. Please email eestudiogallery@gmail.com a sample of your existing work and or sketches or pieces proposed. Once approved, you will be sent back payment information.

Application deadline is April 1st, 2016.

Artists 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 and back if not sold. Commission from sold work will be 30% Gallery 70% 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.

Drop off date is Tuesday April 5th 5:30 – 8 pm ONLY!!!

Vendors: Please submit an example of you work to eestudiogallery@gmail.com for approval. $35 vendor fee. We currently only have patio space available but it is covered. Vendors need to bring one 6 foot long table an any extra chairs they may need. We will provide 1 chair.

“Spring POP!” CALL TO ARTISTS

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“Spring Pop!” group show.CALL TO POP ARTISTS.Opening Friday April 29th 6 – 9 pm.
Closing Friday May 13th 6 – 8 pmCurator: Blue One ThirtyArtist call:

Must submit art within theme. ALL MEDIUMS WELCOME! Please email an example of your work to eestudiogallery@gmail.com by April 8th, 2016. All approved artists will be notified via email within 7 days of submission. 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 for the same 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. 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. 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. (8 spots available)