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Black Heritage Through Visual Rhythms Juried Art Show Call for Artist Entries

June 25, 2018 8:00 am @ 8:00 am - 11:30 pm

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An event every week that begins at 8:00 am on Monday and Thursday, repeating until June 29, 2018 12:00 am

The National Afro-American Museum and Cultural Center (NAAMCC), the Ohio History Connection (OHC), The King Arts Complex Columbus, and the African American Visual Artists Guild (AAVAG) are presenting the fifth annual Black Heritage Through Visual Rhythms National Juried Art Show. Artists from across the United States are invited to submit their work to the juried art exhibit: Best of Show; Social Justice; Identity; and Surroundings (includes still life and landscape). The show is open to all artists, however, all submissions should emphasize themes and perspectives related to the African diaspora and/or African American culture, history or experience.

Winning prizes:
Best of Show: $3,000.00
1st Place- Surroundings: $1,000.00
1st Place- Identity: $1,000.00
1st Place- Social Justice: $1,000.00

Selected artists and winners will be recognized at the Artists’ Reception and Awards Ceremony at the Ohio History Center, 800 E. 17th Avenue, Columbus, Ohio on Sat., Oct. 13, 2018. The exhibit will be on display at the Ohio History Center in Columbus from Sat. Oct. 13, 2018 until Mon., Jan. 21, 2019. The deadline for art submissions is June 29, 2018. Go to the web link to download the Call for Entries. All entries are to be submitted by U.S. mail using the format and instructions in the Call For Entries. For more information email [email protected] .

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National Afro-American Museum and Cultural Center
1350 Brush Row Rd
Wilberforce, OH 45384 United States
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