Wednesday, April 6, 2011

Call to Artists: River Arts 3rd Annual Open Studio Weekend, Morrisville

Contact: Dominique Gustin
(802) 888-1261
Call to Artists - River Arts 3rd Annual Open Studio Weekend
May 28-29th, 2011
River Arts Center, 74 Pleasant Street, Morrisville, VT

River Arts is putting out a call to artists for its' 3rd annual juried Open Studio Weekend event May 28 - 29th, 2011, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Lamoille Valley visual, craft, and design artists in all media are invited to exhibit and sell their work, with the goal of bringing an anticipated 16 artists under one roof! Open Studio Weekend is a statewide celebration of the visual arts and the creative process in which Vermont artists and craftspeople invite the public to visit them in their studios during Memorial Day Weekend, May 29 - 30. More than 236 sites will be open during this event, with more than 300 artists and artisans participating. The River Arts space provides an opportunity for artists without a suitable studio to participate in this statewide event.

Interested artists should mail at least 5 samples of their work to: and/or send a link to their website. Spaces are limited, exhibitor fee of $45. All submissions must be received by April 25, 2011. Name, address, media and a short bio for jury purposes should be included. Call River Arts at 888-1261 for more details about participating in the River Arts hosted site.

River Arts is a nonprofit organization dedicated to enriching our community life through the arts by continuing to provide high-quality arts classes and creative events programming to the residents of the Lamoille Valley and beyond.