East End Studio Gallery presents Frida Festival 2015. Come celebrate the life and legacy of one of Latin America’s most important artists…
~ Art Exhibition ~ Vendor Booths ~ Children’s Activities ~ Frida Look Alike Contest~
We excited to bring you the 10th Annual Frida Festival! This festival unites the community through creative expression by collaborating with local artists and businesses to celebrate the life of one of Latin America’s most highly respected and influential visual artists – Frida Kahlo!
Opening: Friday April 10th 6 – 9 pm (adult look-alike contest @ 8 pm)
Closing: Friday April 24th 6-9 pm (children’s look-alike contest @ 7:30 pm)
Call for artists:
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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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 6th.
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 7th 5:30 – 8 pm ONLY!!!
Vendors: Please submit an example of you work to email@example.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.