PALMDALE – The Palmdale Playhouse and Legacy Commons for Active Seniors are calling for artists to participate in a special juried art exhibition titled “The Generations.”
Artists may submit up to three pieces by photo or DVD/CD art of any subject matter (excluding nudity and adult-themed content) in any format, not larger than 18″x 24″, with the application.
The deadline is Sept. 6 at 5 p.m. There is no fee to enter.
Artists may download an application at www.cityofpalmdale.org or pick one up at the Palmdale recreation and culture office, 38260 10th Street East in Palmdale, between 7:30 a.m. and 6 p.m.
Artists will be notified if their submitted work(s) are accepted/approved for showing no later than Sept. 12.
If selected for showing, the artist’s name, title of the piece and any additional information about the painting must be on the back of the artwork and be delivered to the Palmdale Playhouse framed or unframed and ready to hang on Monday, Sept. 19, between 2 p.m. and 7 p.m.
Artwork will be juried and judged by a panel of noted members of the community. First, second and third place prizes will be awarded in three age categories: 55 years and older, 19 through 54 and 17 years and younger.
The winners will be announced at a reception held at both the Playhouse and Legacy Commons on Sept. 23 from 6 to 9 p.m.
Selected pieces will be displayed at Legacy Commons and the Palmdale Playhouse from Sept. 23 through Nov. 7.
For information, call the Palmdale Playhouse at 661-267-5684.
[Information via news release from the city of Palmdale.]