Call to US based artists:
a call for 2D and 3D submissions from US based artists for group exhibition.
Receive deadline is May 5, 2008.
One artist from 3 finalists will be awarded a solo show at BECA gallery in New
Orleans to open October 4, 2008.
'Hybrids and Other Sorts'
- the offspring of two animals or plants of different breeds, varieties, species, or genera, esp. as produced through human manipulation for specific genetic characteristics.
- a person or group of persons produced by the interaction or crossbreeding of two unlike cultures, traditions, etc.
- anything derived from heterogeneous sources, or composed of elements of different or incongruous kinds
- a word composed of elements originally drawn from different languages
- bred from two distinct races, breeds, varieties, species, or genera.
- composite; formed or composed of heterogeneous elements.
- composed of elements originally drawn from different languages, as a word.
The world is full of hybridized peoples, cultures, places, ideas and things. We're interested in viewing your personal expression of these. Complete information and submission form may be found at: http://becagallery.typepad.com /my_weblog/call-to-artists.html
Melissa Roberts, co-director
Kurt Schlough, co-director
BECA gallery - Bridge for Emerging Contemporary Art
527 St. Joseph Street (across from the Contemporary Arts Center)
New Orleans, LA 70130
Hours: Wed.-Sun. (11am-4pm) and by appointment