For Immediate Release July 21, 2016
Abstract Concrete is a an annual aerosol art event that will be held Saturday, August 20th, 2016, 11:00am-3:00pm at Bancroft Street Market, 2702 South 10th Street, Omaha, NE.
The Theme of this year’s show is artist’s choice, but there may be no depictions of sex, gangs, violence or drugs.
Artist Call is as follows:
- Artist need to submit 2-3 jpg sample photos of their aerosol artwork of at least 4’ – 5’ to the Face book Page “Abstract Concrete”.
- Artists need to be at least 18 years of age (16 years with parent/guardian consent).
Along with your submission we need your name, school (if applicable), and age.
This will be a juried selection for 7 final artists. Artists may paint in teams of 1-3.
- You will be notified by August 13th, 2016 if selected. However, “likes” on Face Book will boost your chance of being selected and will justify a potential tie breaker.
- Each artist selected will be required to sign a release before painting.
- If selected, you will need to pay a $40 TAG fee due by August 17th.
- Each artist will be given an 8’ x 12’ section of wall to paint. The Wall section will be on a first come, first serve basis starting at 10:30am.
- Each contestant will be given 10 cans of Montana Gold Aerosol Paint and are allowed to use additional cans of their own paint.
- Painting will begin at 11:00am and must be completed by 3:00pm on August 20th, 2016.
- The completed work will be judged at 3:05 and awards will be handed out at 3:30.
1st Place – $300.00
2nd Place – $100.00 Blick Gift Card
For additional information, contact: Hugo Zamorano 402-709-3428