Call for Art: Season 44 Cover Art, Juneau Arts & Humanities Council
The JACC needs you, artists!
Background: The Juneau Arts & Humanities Council will soon present Season 44 of the Performing Arts & Culture Concert series, special fundraising events, free community events, and annual grant, scholarship, gallery, and festival opportunities. While Season 44 events officially begin in September of 2017, and runs through August of 2018, the projected construction date for the New Juneau Arts & Culture Center (New JACC – www.newjacc.org) is July 2018. To commemorate ten years of vibrant arts & culture programming in the “Old JACC”, the Arts Council is hosting a district-wide call for art for the Season 44 brochure cover & prints.
Call for Art:
All interested Juneau and Douglas artists and art groups may apply. Deadline for artwork submission is 5:00 PM, July 21, 2017. Artwork must be original, and reference the Juneau Arts & Culture Center. Any representation of the JACC building as a whole, rooms within the building, or events and programming within the building are acceptable. Artwork should not violate any city, state, or federal laws. Applications link can be found at www.jahc.org/ or https://jahc.submittable.com/submit/88376/call-for-art-jahc-season-44-brochure-prints-featuring-the-jacc-building
Artist Award & Artwork Usage:
The winning artist will receive $500 cash prize, and artwork will be used for the cover of the JAHC Season 44 Brochure. Note that the graphic designer of the Season 44 Brochure retains the right to use either/both partial or detail views of the piece, or the full piece. If it has not been digitized, the JAHC will work with the artist and a local printer to scan / digitize artwork, and will sell prints of the winning artwork in the JAHC Lobby Shop to fundraise for the New JACC.
About the Juneau Arts & Humanities Council:
The Juneau Arts and Humanities Council (JAHC), incorporated in 1973, is the formal arts agency for the Capital City of Juneau, Alaska. It operates the Juneau Arts and Culture Center (JACC) a vibrant community center. The Juneau Arts and Humanities Council cultivates arts and cultural opportunities and is a leader in building a strong, prosperous community where creativity and innovation thrive.