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Vernal Equinox





Eclectica! Art Gallery is a retail gallery housed in an historic building in Midlothian, VA -- an affluent suburb of Richmond, VA. Eclectica! provides a colorful, eclectic collection of fine art and contemporary crafts. 

Artists are invited to apply for "Vernal Equinox," a group exhibition that will take place March 19 - April 11. 
Minimum # of images to submit:  1
Maximum # of images to submit: 5

The Equinox occurs when night [nox]  is equal [aequus] length to day. 
Although Easter falls just after this time period, this show is not just about pastels, bunnies or eggs.
Images that represent a WIDE interpretation: Spring. Flowers, Trees, Seasons, New Growth. Animals of all kinds, including insects, sea life, etc. Sacred Symbols, The Moon, The Sun, Planets, traditions of Ostara, pagan festivals of spring. 

An opening reception will be held the evening of the Equinox, March 19th, and the show will continue through April 11th. 

2-D and 3-D fine art and craft will be exhibited.
2-D may not exceed 66" in width and 40" in height and a weight of 15 pounds.

Original Work in the following mediums is invited:

Paintings -Acrylic -Oil -Watercolor
Drawings - [Etchings - Lithography are allowed]
Mixed-Media 2-D
Mixed-Media 3-D
Sculpture **
Textiles / Surface Design
Clay - Ceramic - Pottery - Polymer
Jewelry [sorry, no watches]
Fiber Art
Glass -including Stained Glass - Fused Glass - Blown / Lampwork
Recycled / Upcycled

**the building is not ADA certified; all work must fit in through a regular door that does not require a ramp.
Please note: no open edition prints, giclee reproductions or photography [for this call only], and no work that requires electricity.

Retail prices must not exceed $3000.00 per item. 

Artists are invited to submit up to 5 works.

The artist is required to ship or deliver selected works to arrive on select days. Additional information will be sent with acceptance.


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$30 per 5 entries
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Love Shack!





All you need is love!

Eclectica! Art Gallery is celebrating everything peace, love and rock and roll! This show salutes "hearts in art."

Love Shack! offers an opportunity to display your work during this promotion, running February 7 - 15th.

Work will be on consignment only. Artists receive 60% of purchase price [set by the artist]. 

1. You may submit only one of a kind, hand made work in the following categories: paintings, collage, ceramics, sculpture, glass, metal, jewelry, wood, functional & decorative objects and accessories. All wall art works must be finished, wired and ready to hang. Other work must be able to be hung from the ceiling, displayed on a pedestal, table or shelf. Jewelry will be placed in a locked vitrine or case.

Work must feature hearts or the themes of peace, [romantic] love or rock and roll. No erotica, please. Keep it clean, kiddies!

Eclectica! Art Gallery is a unique little gallery in an equally unique setting — an historic gazebo in the heart of the Village of Midlothian, just southwest of Richmond. 



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All In




VashtiDance Theater is excited to present, All In, a concert of contemporary and traditional, live music and dance at the Grace Street Theater in Richmond, VA and the PSI Theater in Durham, NC. We are looking to add diversity to our performance by inviting local accomplished choreographers to present work in the concerts on the theme of commitment and perserverance. All styles are encouraged to apply. Works should be 5-7 minutes long and the work presented in concert must be the same work submitted. There is a $20 non-refundable application fee that can be submitted online at through PayPal. Participants will receive 40% of the ticket sales that they make and photo and video of their performance. 



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Making Marks; Art on the wall - Summer show



Call for Open Art - A collaboration of artists to take part in Unit 6 Studio & Gallery's summer show. Any art, any theme, any medium!

This is a call for a collaboration of artists to take part in Unit 6 Studio & Gallery's Summer show. *Open them and style*


Please read the listing carefully.

Please read the FAQs!

Please research the Gallery and the space available.

A unique opportunity to be part of a collaborative exhibition. Based in Richmond, North Yorkshire, Unit 6 studio is an open studio and gallery who offer workshops, art sales space and exhibition opportunities. The Resident artist and curator is Lou Gilmore-George. 

Lou has successfully exhibited nationally and internationally and has been a practicing artist for 12 years. 

The space is in a busy trading area and Lou, the resident artist and Director, has a strong following with links to art galleries, other artists, community interest and charitable organisations. Her portfolio includes working with East Atreet Arts, Skippko and Empty shop (Durham).

The emphasis of this exhibition is 'open' and we welcome and form pf art form. All successful artists are required to pay a fee of £35 to cover advertising and promotional costs as well as covering the curators time. Payment to be made via Paypal friends and family.

The exhibition will run from 10th June until 26th June. 11am-2pm weekdays. Saturday upon request.

International and national artists can apply but please be aware that it is the artists responsibility to get the artwork to the curators and postage back after the exhibition. 

There is NO COMMISSION taken on sales. If a piece of work sells then there is no fee to replace that piece of work with a new item. The fee is a one off payment. All artists should have Public Liability Insurance in place and are responsible for the delivery and collection of their work to the venue. Unit 6 does have its own insurance in place.

They may be a small fee for sales made with debit and credit cards of 2%


Whatever marks you make in art, whether its digital, photographic, textile, paint or pencil ...we want you


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DEADLINE EXTENDED Small Plates Choreography Festival - Richmond, VA





Hosted by KrasH!Dance Productions
June 28 and 29 at 8:00
Dogtown Dance Theatre
109 W. 15th Street, Richmond VA, 23224


Applications are open for Small Plates Choreography Festival, a curated dance performance series to be presented on June 28 and 29, 2019 at 8:00 p.m. at Dogtown Dance Theatre in Richmond Virginia. Any choreographer interested in presenting work in an intimate venue in RVA is welcome to apply.

Dogtown Dance Theatre performance mainstage can seat approximately 100+ seats with additional floor seating available if needed. The dimensions of the performance area are approximately 33' wide x 32' deep with the use of wings and Marley floor. The performance is low-tech and somewhat informal to create a more intimate connection with the audience.

Ensemble dance works no longer than 10 minutes long will be considered, solos works no longer than 8 minutes. If your work is longer than our time limits, please edit your video to show how the work will be adjusted to fall within the constraints. Work that is over time will not be considered. Completed work will be given priority over works-in-progress or proposed work.

The Friday performance will include student dance work, either created by student choreographers, or by professional choreographers performed by students. Student choreographers should be at least 15 years old by March 1, 2018, and student dancers should be in high school this year. A limited number of slots will be reserved for professional companies in the Friday show.

Saturday's performance will mainly feature professional artists with limited space for student work. All companies should indicate their availability in the application form.

Small Plates creates a growth environment by making space for feedback sessions with the audience after each performance. All performers and choreographers are expected to remain on-site to participate in the Q&A. Local dance and artistic professionals are encouraged to attend as audience members and bring their voices to this conversation, and to provide choreographers with valuable feedback and networking opportunities. This artist/audience interface is what makes Small Plates truly special.

Please submit your video by uploading it to YouTube, Vimeo or another video service online, and include the link in your application. Do not email your video to Small Plates. Applications without a video link will not be considered.

An application fee of $20.00 per piece is required. Please pay via PayPal using the following link:
We are not able to accept other forms of payment. Your fee must be paid before your work will be considered.

Choreographers who have their work chosen will be given one complimentary ticket to each performance, and are expected to help populate the audience by bringing at least two paid patrons to each performance in which their work appears. Choreographers will receive a video and photographs of their work after the show.

Dancers and choreographers must be available for technical rehearsal at 4:00 on performance days - please be prepared to plan accordingly, especially for the Friday performance.

The deadline to apply is APRIL 1. You will be notified by email on or before April 15 with our decision of acceptance or rejection. If your piece is accepted, you will have one week after you receive our email to submit your program information, technical information, publicity photos, and sound file.

To apply, please complete the entire form on this page and pay the application fee. Incomplete or unpaid applications will not be considered.

All work will be adjudicated by a panel of career choreographers and dance professionals holding BFA's/MFA's from university dance programs across the nation, and experienced in Dance, Production and Mixed Media Arts.

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