Art League News

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Call to ArtistsFoundApril 2010 This exhibit is intended to explore the creativity of found objects. A found object can be described as a natural object or an artifact not originally intended as art that is found and considered to have aesthetic value. Artists are encouraged to explore the uses of materials that are not Read more →

Patricia Uchello show at ArtSquare

ArtSquare’s monthly gallery openings will continue to showcase original fine art by the area’s leading artists. On Friday, March 12, ArtSquare will host its first gallery exhibition, featuring paintings by Waterford artist Katherine Riedel and guest artist Patricia Uchello from Alexandria. Live music and refreshments will be served, and the public is invited to Read more →

34th Annual Philadelphia Museum of Art Craft Show

34th Annual Philadelphia Museum of Art Craft Show The application deadline is April 1, 2010. The non-refundable fee for electronic applications is $40.00, payable online by credit card. This prestigious annual show draws 23,000+ attendees; purchases totaled $3 million in 2009 from the participating exhibitors. Prizes for each category are given – $1,000 each. Read more →

Hamilton Artists Fellowship Program

Hamiltonian Artists Fellowship Program is Now Accepting Applications for 2010-2012 Term. Deadline: Tuesday, March 2, 2010 Hamiltonian Artists, a 501(c)3, is pleased to announce its third annual open call to new, emerging artists to apply to our two-year Fellowship Program, aimed to aid in the professional development of visual artists. Please refer to the Read more →

Torpedo Factory Artist Jurying

Call for Torpedo Factory Artist Applicants! We are looking for innovation artists, aged eighteen or older, in the fields of painting, sculpture, jewelry, ceramics, printmaking, collage, glass, filmmaking, photography, and fiber art. The Torpedo Factory Art Center is committed to actively pursuing a diverse membership. Jury Dates: April 5 – 8, 2010. All application Read more →

Help Alexandria City Public Schools

Help the Alexandria City Public Schools: Alexandria City Public Schools are working hard to re-open as soon as possible (Tuesday they hope) and need volunteer help today and tomorrow.Even though City employees have performed in nothing short of a heroic manner these past nine days, with the snow emergency we are having, many students Read more →