Seeking artists for 2024 exhibit: THE IMAGINATION MENAGERIE

Deadline June 01, 2023

Right now students across Oregon and beyond are drawing imaginary animals and submitting them to the Lake Oswego Festival of the Arts.

We are looking for artists of all mediums who would like to join in our 2024 celebration of the imagination by applying to become one of the IMAGINATION MENAGERIE artists.

If selected, you will be required to:
-Select one imaginary animal drawn by a student
-Recreate that animal in your chosen medium
-Photograph your work by April, 2024.
-Bring your finished work to Lakewood Center for the 2024 Festival (dates are pending, but it will likely be on Father’s Day or just before).
-Price the finished piece for sale. The Festival will retain a 40% commission, so please price your work accordingly!

We’re Starting Early: Please note we’re accepting applications for this exhibit in 2023 for the Festival of the Arts in 2024.

What we need from you now:
Please head to the link below and fill out the form with as much detail as you can to give us a good feel for your art and your process.

Dates to know:
Artist Selection Date: April 1-June 1, 2023
Artist Animal Jury Dates: August 1-15, 2023
Notification Date: August 17-21 2023
Show Opening: Friday, June 21 2024
Show Closing: Sunday, June 23 2024
Reception: Saturday, June 22, 2024 5:00 PM
Location: Lakewood Center for the Arts in Lake Oswego, the City of Arts (Location)
Exhibit Hours: Friday: 8am-6pm | Saturday: 8am-6pm | Sunday: 8am-5pm
Social media: #artsinlo Instagram: @artsinlo Facebook: LOFOTA

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Lake Oswego Festival of the Arts