Sunday, March 29, 2009

FRESHER! Call For Female Artists -YOUNITY

It's that time of the year...as you may know, I'm part of a NYC-based female art collective, YOUNITY, founded by super talented artists Toofly and Alice Mizrahi. We've been working on planning this year's show, which will focus on MOTHER EARTH. Check out the call for entries and don't hesitate to submit your work!

Younity Presents FRESHER!
Re-Create, Re-Design, Re-Shape a new YOU!
DEADLINE: June 1st, 2009


This year Younity’s 3rd exhibition entitled FRESHER! will host 40 female urban artists who will participate on an exhibition indoors and outdoors dedicated to bringing community awareness to environmental issues like; recycling, consumerism, global warming, pollution, health and renewable energy. Along with the exhibit YOUNITY will self publish it’s second collectors book series that will help keep the message alive. Throughout the exhibit YOUNITY will host youth workshops, mural projects, and panel discussions to help educate the community about the importance of living GREEN.

FRESHER! CALL FOR ENTRIES - ( WORLDWIDE )
10 -15 new artists will be chosen to showcase their work at the Younity FRESHER exhibition in the fall of 09′. Each artist is asked to create a piece based on one or more of the environmental issues listed below.

* Please note that if your work is chosen each artist will be responsible for shipping to and from YOUNITY NYC studio. Zip Code: 11104
* Please be conscious of size, weight, and fragile artwork.
- recycling
- consumerism
- global warming
- pollution
- health
- renewable energy

REQUIREMENTS
- Entry Fee: $10.00 per submission ( limit 3 submissions per artist )
- Paypal: contribute@theyounity.com
- For Checks or Money order payments please email us at: info@theyounity.com
- e-mail your JPG submission to: info@theyounity.com with the subject heading: FRESHER SUBMISSION
- Please include the following:
Artist Name // City // Website link and/or myspace link // Size // Title // Medium // Short Bio DEADLINE JUNE 1st


RE-FRESH THE STREETS! - ( WORLDWIDE )
Artists / crews worldwide are asked to participate in a street art/mural project entitled “RE-FRESH THE STREETS” using one or more of the following environmental issues below. The street art/mural created must include Younity’s FRESHER! stencil logo provided (download it here) to be able to unite and identify the project worldwide. We will select 10-15 images from various cities/ streets/ communities which will be included in the 2009 “FRESHER!” exhibit.
- recycling
- consumerism
- global warming
- pollution
- health
- renewable energy

REQUIREMENTS
- ENTRY FEE: $10.00 per street art/mural submission ( limit 3 submissions per artist )
- Paypal: contribute@theyounity.com
- For Checks or Money order payments please email us at: info@theyounity.com
- e-mail a JPG submission to: info@theyounity.com with the subject heading: RE-FRESH THE STREETS SUBMISSION
- Please include the following:
Artist or Crew Name // City // Website link and/or myspace link // Size // Title // Short Bio


WEBSITE: www.theyounity.com
BLOG: www.theyounity.wordpress.com
MYSPACE: www.myspace.com/younityspace

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