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Call for Art & Craft Vendors -|--|- A City Divided -|--|- Deadline April 1st
Chicago Creatives:We invite you to apply to show your artwork or host a table with us at our upcoming event, A City Divided!We encourage artists to share work that unpacks divisive issues that Chicago faces, why they divide us, and what can help us overcome them. 100% of profits will benefit nonprofits that address issues that divide us.There are many issues that divide us… Race, Class, Gender, Segregation, (Gun) Violence, Gentrification, (Quality) Education, (Public) Housing, Recycling, Graffiti, Priorities for Improvement, (Use of) Budget, (Access to) Employment, Displacement, TIF Districts, (Machine) Politics, Food Desserts, Rent (Control)…Some that seem to divide us, actually unite us… Cubs vs Sox, Parking Meters, Best Pizza Spot, Chicago(land), Dibs, Sweet or Hot Peppers, Sears Tower, Construction, Most Iconic Food Item, Pot-holes, Best View of the Skyline, Hot vs Mild…Deadline April 1stEvent is May 18thArtistsArtists have a 4’x4’ space available to submit artwork for. We also have some space for sculptures. Table Hosts: Artisans, Businesses, Nonprofits6' tables spaces, $10 to rent a table while supplies last. You may submit with someone else to share a table. Musicians & PerformersWe are always looking for more talent to work with!Click here for more information on all of the events coming up and their applications.A City DividedArt Gallery showcasing local artistsFull Bar with Beer and SpiritsArts and Crafts tables at our Creative CornerThemed Photo BoothA marketplace featuring local Craft Artisans and BusinessesVenue: Hairpin Arts Center (2810 N Milwaukee)Event Date: May 18thApply here by April 1st: A City Divided Submission FormCheck us out at http://www.echoesofchicago.org and http://www.facebook.com/echoesofchicago for more information, as our events are not traditional art shows. Please forward this call for art to your contacts who might be interested.