Title: I Am The Blood
Dimensions: approx. 11 in. X 22.5 in.
Media: Acrylic paint and wire on canvas
The event is called Hammered & Nailed:
NLUV (Now Let Us Vindicate) presents:
H A M M E R E D & N A I L E D:
Free Creative Open Call to Artists @
ArtSpace Hartford Gallery-
555 Asylum St. Hartford, CT
BRING A HAMMER AND NAILS! [maybe also a level and a measuring tape just to be on the safe side :)] and hang it up on the wall, install it in the space provided (bring your own specific tools), propose performance art pieces, play some music, dance, screen a film/multimedia work (check out the space before hand in your free time to get a feel for it) and BOOYAH! ...your art, music, poetry, dance, performance is ready to show the world.
Now aint that something?
*NO ENTRANCE FEES!
*NO QUANTITY LIMITATIONS!
*NO SIZE LIMITATIONS!
*NO SPECIFIC MEDIUM REQUIREMENTS!
*ANY WORKS SOLD IS PURE PROFIT FOR ARTISTS! [BUT DONATIONS TO NLUV ARE ALWAYS WELCOMED ;) ]
FIRST-COME! FIRST-SERVED! There will be limited wall space and installation space.
*DROP OFF FOR ARTWORK/PERFORMANCE PROPOSAL: MAY 25TH & 26TH
(PLEASE HAVE PRE-REGISTRATION FORM FILLED OUT AND READY TO MAKE REGISTRATION AND HANGING PROCESS EASIER FOR EVERYONE, HAVE YOUR OWN WALL LABELS READY, AND ANY BUSINESS CARDS YOU WANT TO DISPLAY)
I decided to bring two paintings -- the one I completed on Wednesday, and one I had done a couple of years ago, All Loveliness is Anguish:
I'm glad I got there early. Space was filling up really fast!
Here is a slideshow of the rest of the pics I quickly snapped today.
I'll take a lot more pics at the opening reception on Saturday night.
(If you are unable to view the embedded slideshow, click here)