Call for Entries: Faith in Art, Salisbury, NC

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  1. brofkand

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    Aug 9, 2008
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    Copied from an email I received from the local art gallery.

    Call for Artists

    Waterworks Visual Arts Center is seeking submissions from artists who express their personal relationships to their faiths through art, including Judaism, Islam, Buddhism, and Christianity.

    Deadline for Submission: August 30

    Submissions should include:
    a current resume
    an artist's statement
    5-10 digital images of current work available for exhibit; all mediums acceptable

    Mail submissions to:
    Waterworks Visual Arts Center
    123 East Liberty Street
    Salisbury NC 28144
    ATTN: Exhibitions

    About the exhibition:
    This winter concludes Waterworks Visual Arts Center's series, Art of Faiths - Religions of the World: Diversity and Tolerance. Through a selection of photographs, paintings, and mixed media works, curated in house, artists express their personal relationships to their faiths including Judaism, Islam, Buddhism, and Christianity. The exhibition investigates the breadth and complexity of ideas visually portrayed by the selected artists as they communicate acceptance and social inclusiveness.

    Exhibition dates: November 26, 2012 through February 9, 2013
    Public Opening Reception: Friday, November 30, 2012, 6-8pm
    Proposed programming will include a public forum led by a panel of artists, theologians, and laity who will discuss how art has always interacted and supported religion presently and throughout history.