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Arts In The Park 2018 – Call For Artists

Arts In The Park 2018 – Call For Artists

Brainerd Community Action announces a call for artists for their Arts In The Park 2018 event to be held July 1st in the spacious, tree lined grounds of Gregory Park in Brainerd, MN. AIP is widely known and respected as one of central Minnesota’s finest arts presentations. Artists are individually juried into Arts In The Park 2018 to ensure the highest possible quality of wares.

Click here for the application / registration

Deadline: 13 Apr 2018

It is important that all artwork be of original design and produced and displayed by the artist. No copies or kits will be accepted. The selection jury will choose an unlimited number of participants by anonymous photo or CD view. Photos or CDs must be of quality, sufficient enough to show artwork at its best and be representative of the work to be displayed. All works should be well-conceived, executed without technical faults and show the integrity of the design.

Artists may enter one item for judging. If you wish to enter the competition, the entry form will be in the registration booth packet. Artwork piece should be prominently displayed at the booths (on a pedestal or piece of cloth, separated in some way from the rest of your display) with your booth number placed prominently. The judges will start visiting booths promptly at 10 am.

Cash and medal awards will be given for first and second place in nine categories and Best of Show.

Arts In The Park 2018 prizes are as follows

  • Best of Show…..$300
  • First Place…..$200 (per category)
  • Second Place…..$125 (per category)

Prizes are awarded in the following categories:

  • Mixed Media
  • Drawing
  • Naturals
  • Jewelry
  • Textiles/Fiber ~ Painting
  • Sculpture – Glass, Metal ~ Photography
  • Pottery

This event is hosting by local nonprofit, Brainerd Community Action. It is their largest fundraiser and a part of the community 4th of July celebration. These combined events bring in 10,000 people into the community.

About Brainerd Community Action

The mission of Brainerd Community Action is to provide support with structural design, financial consulting, and fiscal agency to new and existing non-profit entities that serve the Brainerd Lakes Area. Paralleling this is Community Action’s commitment to orchestrating many community/celebration events.

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