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Steam at Harpers Ferry makes call for artists

By Staff | Aug 3, 2012

Steam at Harpers Ferry announces a call to all artists to submit work for selection for its next exhibit “Steampunk Leisure” in Harpers Ferry Sept. 22 Nov. 19. Artists may submit up to three works for selection. There will be a $25 administration fee if selected.

Artists must be from West Virginia, Virginia, Maryland, Pennsylvania or the District of Columbia.

Requirements include that the works must be related to the theme; the artist must be over 18 years of age and must reside in West Virginia, Virginia, Maryland Pennsylvania or the District of Columbia. There is a $25 administration fee for up to three art pieces. The art must be available for sale and the art must be original.

Accepted artwork may include paintings, drawings, printmaking, sculpture, wood or metal work, handmade books, photography, digital art and mixed media. Please contact if unsure about whether work would fall into one of these categories. Work must be original and ready to be displayed, clearly labeled with the artist’s name and contact information. No substitutions of

accepted work.

Students must not present work for consideration if assisted in any way in arrangement or execution.

Please contact Steam at Harpers Ferry to ensure submission was received.

Please submit the following for consideration: Artist’s resume; images in *.jpg or *.pdf format (no more than three; and a description of the work submitted with title, size, medium and

creation date (preferably embedded in the file).

Steam at Harper’s Ferry is open on Saturdays and Sundays from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m.

Submission deadline is Sept. 7 with Sept. 12 set as the date of notification of artists. The exhibit will run from Sept. 22 through Nov. 19.