FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Luis M. Martínez - 407. 246.4128
Cassandra Lafser, 407.246.2182
Open Call for Hispanic Artists to
Display Art During Hispanic Heritage Month at Orlando City Hall
The City of Orlando is seeking local Hispanic/Latino artists to display
their artwork during Hispanic Heritage Month in The Terrace Gallery at
Orlando City Hall. The art exhibit will be unveiled at a ribbon cutting
ceremony during the City of Orlando’s Hispanic Heritage Month kickoff on
Thursday, September 5, 2013 at 5:30 p.m. The exhibit will run from
September 5 to October 15, 2013.
Interested artists should submit the following to City of Orlando Public
Art Coordinator Paul Wenzel at firstname.lastname@example.org:
Bio or resume of the artist including where they are from
Five pieces of artwork related to Hispanic culture (JPG format, small
Statements about each artwork
Title of each art piece, the medium and measurements
Deadline for submissions: Friday, July 26, 2013
Selected artists should deliver their pieces to City Hall on Saturday,
August 24th between 10:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m.
Appropriateness: Artists are selected based on the appropriateness of
their proposal to the project.
Communication: The artist must have the ability to clearly communicate
concepts both visually and through clearly written materials.
Performance: The artist must have a good professional history of being
able to work cooperatively and finish projects on time.
Paul Wenzel, Public Art Coordinator
Luis M. Martinez, Director of Multicultural Affairs