Calling all artists!
About the Art Show
The Collier County Neighborhood Stories Project will be hosting its first ever art exhibit series showcasing the work of socially conscious artists from Florida and beyond. This show will serve as a fundraiser for our community bail and service fund.
The art exhibit will be a series of shows across the Naples and Immokalee area that will start in November. The shows are themed “Our Immigrant Communities” and artists are to connect their pieces to interpret the meaning of that phrase.
Details on the Submission of Art Pieces
We are calling all artists, far and wide, to submit and donate art pieces using any type of medium. Be it painting, photography, sculpture, digital graphic, drawing- we want to showcase it! The pieces will be sold with all proceeds going to our community bail and service fund to establish immediate financial support for families that cannot afford bail for their loved ones in detention.
We humbly ask artists to donate their pieces in order to make this fundraiser a success. Please contact Alicia at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have questions regarding the submission of pieces.
Theme: Our Immigrant Communities
All pieces should tie back to the main theme and artists should expand on their own interpretation of images that show opposition to the unjust deportations of individuals in our community and that also show hope for a new future by fighting back. All artists will be showcased for their work with the possibility of possible reproduction of any digital works or paintings that have uplifting and positive undertones. Organizations in the state will be invited to bid on some of the works for possible poster reproduction.
Types of mediums (not an exhaustive list). Whatever you submit must be your own creation:
- Poetry/Spoken Word
- Wood Work
You can enter anything you created with your own two hands and that stands for something. We are open to anything!
All pieces must be submitted by October 15th. They should include your full name, a description of yourself, the name of the piece, a description of the piece, why you made it and the medium you used. If you wish to remain anonymous, please email us.
*If you have any, send us some of your personal business cards so that we can have that as part of your piece exhibit.
Email digital work to Alicia at email@example.com or Rommy at firstname.lastname@example.org
Mail other types of work to Collier County Neighborhood Stories Project at 15275 Collier Blvd #201-152 Naples, FL 34119. Please notify us prior to mailing in order to make sure there are no problems.