Call for Entries

For “LGBTQ+ Youth Art Exhibition” 
April 2 to April 5, 2018

“Love who you are, love who you want”

Exhibition Description
The LGBTQ+ Youth Art Exhibition is a juried pop up art exhibition that features LGBTQ+ youth and allies in the Taos community. The Exhibition is hosted by students from the Gender Sexuality Alliance of Taos High, DreamTree and the Taos Center for the Arts. The jury is seeking works of art that express the artists feelings about loving yourself, loving others, identity, diversity, and the LGBTQ+ community as a whole.

Jurors will be students from the Gender Sexuality Alliance and members from the TCA Art Committee

Conditions of Exhibition:
1. Exhibition is open to youth up to 19 years of age.
2. Artists may submit up to 3 works of art.
3. Exhibition is open to all 2-D media forms.
4. Art must be professionally mounted or framed, ready to hang.
5. If selected, support for framing is available by contacting Irene Loy <>. (As soon as possible after acceptance)
6. Art should be no wider that 30” framed.
7. All works of art must remain on exhibition for the length of the show
8. Works may be for sale - 80% to artist; 20% TCA
9. TCA reserves the right to use any image of accepted works for publicity and documentation.
10. Artists are encouraged (but not required) to attend the closing reception Thursday April 5th, 4-6pm
11. Closing Reception will feature poetry readings and other performance art.

Important Dates:
1. Deadline for submission - Monday, March 5, at 5pm
2. Friday, March 9 - Notification of acceptance.
3. Monday April 2 at 10am - Delivery of art to Taos Community Auditorium.
4. Thursday, April 5- Closing reception, 4-6pm
Submission Requirements:
1. Digital images are the only accepted form of submission.
2. File format: JPEG only.
3. File dimensions: 600 to 900 pixels on the longest side of the actual print image,
4. File Resolution: 72 ppi/dpi (standard web resolution)
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