The Arlington Artists Alliance and The 296 Project announce “Visions of Service,” a juried art competition exclusively for U.S. Veterans in Arlington County, Virginia and/or within 100 miles of Arlington, VA. Veterans working in all-media 2D & 3D artists: painters, sculptors, and photographers are invited to create visual works that portray, reflect and express their experience of their service or that of other veterans, either literally, figuratively, or metaphorically, in addition to scenes from their time in the service or unit activities. The Arlington Artists Alliance and the 296 Project seek artwork that reflects their service to the United States via portraits, landscapes, cityscapes, abstract concepts, works depicting warfare and peace building, modes of transportation, and people met along the way. $500 in cash prizes awarded.
Entry fee:$10 for one digital entry or $15 for two2 digital entries.
The Arlington Artists Alliance announces “The Blues,” a juried art competition. Arlington Artists Alliance members are invited to submit works of any subject that are enhanced by the use of the color blue. The subject can be interpreted color-wise (a single large spot of blue or a completely blue image, or any piece using the color), or via a figurative scene (a jazz band, or someone in pensive repose).
Deadline to enter was midnight Wednesday June 15, 2016.
Opening Reception: Friday, August 5
August 1 - 26, 2016 (Gallery Underground)
Sept. 18 - Oct. 16, 2016 (Cassatt's)
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