Call for entries: 'Earth, Fire and Fibre'
April 26, 2011
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April 26, 2011
Contact: Sarah Henning, 929-9231 (w), 250-3352 (c) firstname.lastname@example.org Janet Asaro, (907) 929-9229 (w), (907) 351-5053 (c) email@example.com
Museum announces ‘Earth, Fire and Fibre’ call for entries
The Anchorage Museum is seeking art submissions for “Earth, Fire and Fibre XXVIII,” the museum’s prestigious biennial juried craft exhibition. The exhibition will be on view Nov. 4 through Jan. 31, 2012 at the Anchorage Museum.
This exhibition is open to Alaska artists working in traditional craft media including fiber, clay, wood and ivory. Deadline for digital submissions is July 29. Entries will be juried by Andrew Wagner, editor-in-chief of ReadyMade magazine and former editor of Dwell and American Craft magazines.
Interested artists can download the prospectus at www.anchoragemuseum.org. For more information, contact Exhibitions Director Dave Nicholls at (907) 929-9249.
This exhibition is funded in part by the Alaska State Council on the Arts, CIRI and the National Endowment for the Arts, a federal agency.
The Anchorage Museum is the largest museum in Alaska, and one of the top 10 most visited attractions in the state. The museum’s mission is to share and connect Alaska with the world through art, history and science. General admission is $12 adult, $9 senior/student/military, $7 ages 3 to 12, free ages 2 and younger. Learn more at www.anchoragemuseum.org.