Media Release

 

Friday, December 21, 2007
For Immediate Release

Contact: Jace Radke
Telephone: 229-2205

 

City Of Las Vegas Issues Call For Art Exhibition Proposals

 

The city of Las Vegas' Office of Cultural Affairs invites the submission of proposals for individual and group exhibitions for its 2009/2010 gallery season. Exhibition proposals will be reviewed for programming at the Charleston Heights Arts Center Gallery, located at 800 S. Brush St., and the Reed Whipple Cultural Center Gallery, located at 821 Las Vegas Blvd. North. Images and floor plans of these gallery spaces can be downloaded online .

Artists/curators must submit a letter of intent in regards to the exhibit with 15-20 supporting images (slides or JPEGs on compact disc) with an identification list, artist statement and artist resume. In addition, other suitable supporting materials may include color prints, exhibition cards and press clippings, all of which are optional. Please include a self-addressed stamped envelope for return of materials. All visual art practices suitable for gallery installations lasting between 10 to 12 weeks will be considered.

Submissions must be received by April 1, 2008, to be included in the screening. All applicants can expect notification regarding their proposal via mail by Aug. 1, 2008. Address submissions to Jeanne Voltura, Office of Cultural Affairs, 300 E. Charleston Blvd., Suite 109, Las Vegas, NV 89104. Call (702) 229-1012 or e-mail jvoltura@lasvegasnevada.gov for more information.

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