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Portico Gallery and Studios Call: Pride LGBTQ Exhibition

Courtesy of Portico Gallery and Studios.

Deadline: April 5, 2020
Deadline (Extended): May 8, 2020

Updated information:

Call for artwork EXTENDED
Submission deadline May 8 notifications May 15
Portico Pride Exhibition, TBD, 2020

Portico Gallery will host an exhibition by artists who self-identify as LGBTQ for a PRIDE exhibition. Portico has extended our current exhibition until we can have a closing reception and the PRIDE exhibition will be scheduled then.

All artistic perspectives are welcome and not need to be explicitly LGBTQ-focused.

Artwork requirements: 2D Artwork no larger than 48 inches (vertical) x 36 inches (horizontal), weight restricted to 40 pounds. Our gallery is narrow, so we are limited to the sculpture we can show. ( please email me for any particular clarification)

Please include with submission first and last name; preferred pronouns (optional); mailing address; phone number; email address, and a brief statement about yourself or the work.

Please Submit up to three images of artworks and include the title of work, year of creation, medium, dimensions (h x w x d in inches), and any additional notes about the work.

There is NO submission fee, (Artists are responsible for all shipping costs.)

Email submission to John Paradiso at portico3807@gmail.com please put “LGBTQ Pride Submission” in the subject line. If you have any questions call 202-487-8458 or email John at portico3807@gmail.com.

 


Dated information

Portico Gallery will host an exhibition by artists who self-identify as LGBTQ but the artwork does not need to be explicitly LGBTQ-focused. All artistic perspectives are welcome.

Artwork requirements: Artwork no larger than 48 inches (vertical) x 36 inches (horizontal), weight restricted to 40 pounds.( please email me for any particular clarifications portico3807@gmail.com)

Please include with submission first and last name; preferred pronouns (optional); mailing address; phone number; email address.

Up to three images of artworks and include the title of work, year of creation, medium, dimensions (height x width in inches), and any additional notes about the work. There is NO submission fee, submission deadline April 5th. Notification of submission results by April 8th, 2020( COB)

There will not be an opening reception, but the first day of the show, May 9th, is The Annual Gateway Open Studio Tour and the Portico will be open from 11:30 am to 5:30pm, they expect a large turnout throughout that day. The exhibition will have a closing party on June 20 to celebrate pride.

Email submission to John Paradiso at portico3807@gmail.com please put “LGBTQ Pride Submission” in the subject line. If you have any questions call 202-487-8458 or email John at portico3807@ghmail.com.