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Art in the Park Festival 2019 (Brighton, CO) – Call For Artists

Art in the Park Festival 2019 (Brighton, CO) – Call For Artists

The City of Brighton announces a call for artists for the fourth annual Art in the Park Festival 2019, to be held Saturday, June 22, 2019, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Carmichael Park, 650 Southern St. Brighton, CO. This one-day festival will give artists the opportunity to display and sell their work. Art can be any medium. The festival features an artist market, performance stage, children’s activity zone, children’s interactive art activities, popular food trucks, and a beer/wine garden.

Click here for the application / registration

Deadline: 17 May 2019

Art in the Park Festival 2019 is the City of Brighton’s annual outdoor celebration of the rich and diverse artists in and around our community. It is marketed utilizing press releases, local, and regional print media and social media. These resources are used to publicize the event. KBRI Ch. 8 TV films the event. It can be viewed on Channel 8, YouTube, and the arts and culture website.

Art in the Park Festival 2019 Artist Benefits

Customer service is a priority throughout the day. The planning committee provides volunteer driven golf carts for the artists to assist in unloading and delivery to their booth area. The City of Brighton will help load-in/load out and provide lunch. Event committee members are on site all day providing water, handing out lunch vouchers, and to meet any needs of the artists. Cash prizes awarded for booth presentation.

About The City of Brighton

The City of Brighton and the Office of Arts and Culture support the art community with the Art in the Park Festival, The Brighton Summer Concert Series, Fourth of July, City Barbecue, Flix and Kicks Concert/Movie Series, ARTfest art shows/receptions, pARTy Bus, Artist Salons, Brighton Excellence in Arts Awards, Fiber Arts Showcase and Play, and Summerfest.

The City of Brighton values diversity, whether it is types of interests, cultural or age related differences. Examples of these efforts include:

  • Posters created in English and Spanish for our Aurora Symphony Concert that featured the music of Latin America.
  • Three of the four elementary schools in the after school arts program are classified as Title 1 schools.
  • The Brighton Concert Series clearly illustrates the inclusiveness of our community. Main stage entertainers feature quality and diverse performers ranging from jazz to Mariachis to big band.
  • Many concerts are free, removing economic obstacles.
  • Special accommodations are provided for those needing assistance/accessibility (ramps, elevators, portable restrooms, parking, seating).
  • Advertising and promotion of events in the Brighton Connection, a bi-lingual publication.

For more information, contact dgallegos@brightonco.gov.

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Brighton Art in the Park – Call for Artists

The City of Brighton, Colorado, announces a call for artists to participate in the Brighton Art in the Park Festival to be held June 25, 2016.

Call for artists application / registration

Deadline: 7 May 2016

Best of Show Booth Displays for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd will receive up to $300 in cash awards.

Brighton is dedicated to promoting and supporting the arts in Colorado. This groundbreaking event is intended to bring attention to the fabulous artists that bring focus to the arts in Colorado.

For more information, contact lmaier@brightonco.gov.

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Olympic Spirit – Call for Artists

Unbound Visual Arts is looking for artwork that is about passion and determination. It does not need to relate directly to sports or the Olympics. We are also looking for manifestations of commitment, cooperation, courage, inspiration, and perseverance. An international perspective is encouraged.

Call for artists application

Deadline: 23 Aug 2015

The opening reception on Oct 1st is an official ArtWeek Boston event so there will be lots of extra publicity. There will be live music and refreshments from Whole Foods. Selected work will be delivered to UVA’s new convenient base of operations at the WGBH Brighton Landing building in Brighton, which has free parking for visitors.

Unbound Visual Arts manages the complete exhibition. Artists are never asked to hang or sit. Unbound chooses qualified curators (never the artist) and interesting educational themes and is interested in sharing contemporary art that has a purpose and meaning.

For more information, contact info@unboundvisualarts.org.

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