Artistic Director applications for The Art of Life® 2014

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SHARE YOUR LOVE FOR THE ARTS AND MAKE A DIFFERENCE

The Art of Life® program is now accepting Artistic Director applications for The Art of Life® 2014.

We are eager to involve artists who are:

  • patient, flexible and have a special place in theirheart for cancer survivors
  • willing to think creatively on how a group might co-produce a piece of art representing life in a unique

    way

  • available in August/early September to share theirlove for art through this one-of-a-kind opportunity

HOW IT WORKS

  • Each artist will be linked with a group of 3 to 4 cancer survivors. As the Artistic Director, you will direct and oversee the creation of a triptych or tetraptych. You may specify your interest to work with a group of men, women or children.
  • The Artist determines 3-4 dates that they can meet with their group to collaborate on their art piece.
  • The artwork is about life, not about cancer.
  • The subject matter is open to interpretation and can be inanimate, animate, or abstract; the color palette should be rich and colorful.
  • Acrylic, collage or mixed media may be used on the canvas (no oil paints please).
  • The work will be displayed unframed for the next 12 months throughout the community.
  • The Art of Life Cancer Foundation provides the canvas and the Artist shares their supplies (paints and brushes) with the group. The size of the canvas will be 3 – 12”x24” or 4 – 14”x18”.

WHAT THE ARTIST WILL RECEIVE

  • A $200 honorarium per piece for the generosity of their time and supplies to bring life in a unique way to cancer survivors in this community.
  • Recognition on the plaque next to the displayed artwork and on the back of commemorative art cards.
  • Exposure to approximately 1,000 people expected to attend the unveiling including signage, podium recognition and program recognition for the artist.

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