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.