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Virginia Beach Public Library looking for gallery entries

Posted at 5:51 PM, Oct 08, 2017
and last updated 2017-10-08 23:31:08-04

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – Virginia Beach Public Library is accepting applications from individuals and groups for its exhibit at the Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library gallery.

Following a competitive juried process, winning applicants will display their art for one month between March 2018 and February 2019.

To be eligible, the artwork must be:

  • Two-dimensional wall art (painting, photography, collage, etc.), framed (or photos on metal) and ready for hanging
  • Original work by the applicant and suitable for display in a public library
  • Of sufficient number to fill the gallery space

Applicant portfolios must include:

  • Brief letter of application describing applicant’s artwork and art experience
  • Contact information, including email and phone number
  • Eight or more sample digital images (email attachments preferred).  Include the framed size or, if unframed, image size of each artwork in inches (height by width).
  • Portfolios must be received by midnight on Saturday, Dec. 10, 2017.

For more information, email or call Central Library at (757) 385-0110.