Special Invitation to Participate in International Exhibition!

Special Invitation to Participate in International Exhibition!

 

 

This is a cultural information from the

MUSEUM OF THE AMERICAS

 

 

The Mural for the Peace

 

Traveling show:

EXHIBITION IN DUBAI

and

PRESENTATION IN HOUSTON (Texas)

 

This exhibition will take place at the Auditorium of the ALLIANCE FRANÇAISE OF DUBAI from March 16 through March 20, 2015, during the ART DUBAI Art Week and our 5th Official Museum Trip to Dubai.
The preview will take place at the INSTITUTE OF HISPANIC CULTURE OF HOUSTON, Texas, from January 10 through January 24, 2015.
The Museum of the Americas with partnership with several associations, museums and galleries invites all artists to be part of THE MURAL FOR THE PEACE whose Rules of Participation follow this photo:

This is not the real Mural which will be formed by participants only.

 

RULES OF PARTICIPATION:

 

Registered Artists for this show can dismiss this mail.

 

1. The Mural is formed by 4 files of 20 artworks each with a total of 80 works. According the final number of participants the Mural can be formed by less or more works.

 

2. SIZE OF WORKS: Size of each work will be 8×8 inches (approx. 20×20 centimeters) exactly.
The canvas must measure 10×10 in. or 25×25 cm to fix the stretcher. Cost of stretcher is INCLUDED in the contribution expressed in pt. #10. Do not send works framed.

 

3. THEME: The theme is absolutely free and must be respectful. No religious, racial or sex themes will be accepted. No nudes, please. If you have sent the work and contains any of these themes, let us know to change it on time. If you need to print the work, the Museum can do it for you.

 

4. SHIPPING: All works must arrive ROLLED UP to the address mentioned hereunder. Cost of sending on a tube by mail is really cheap. Sorry: no paper and no wood works. Send them to:

 

c/o RAUL OYUELA (Director)
(MURAL)
17826 OAKFIELD GLEN LN
CYPRESS, TX 77433
U.S.A.

5. TECHNIQUE/MEDIA: The technique is free but we do NOT accept giclees or reproductions.

Artists in photography, digital art, textiles, sculptures or graphic art must print their works on canvas and certify on the back that the work is original and there is one of a kind. Please ask for canvas copies we can do for you.
6. TRAVELING SHOW: The Mural will start to be exhibited previously in HOUSTON Texas, with an official presentation for the main exhibition which will take place in DUBAI. At the moment of sending this mail we have three different offers from Dubai and we will decide the best on time.

It will ne two shows at the cost of one.

 

7. CATALOG. A catalog will be printed with the mural illustration and all names and countries represented by participants. The copy of the catalog will be sent to each artist.

 

8. WORLD WIDE PRESENTATION: We will publish a Presentation which will be sent to all participants and social media.

The Presentation will also be sent to thousands of mails in our mailing list, museums, galleries, institutions, etc. all over the world. Each participant may also forward it at his/her criteria.

 

9. SALES: It will not be possible to sell individual pieces. If we receive a reasonable offer for the full artwork we will split the total amount among the participants with no commission for the Museum.

 

10. CONTRIBUTION: The contribution per work is $395.00 dollars or €315 Euros for E.U. residents. Payments must be done to the order of the Museum of the Americas with check, credit card or bank transfers in dollars or Euros. Transfers in dollars from outside USA and Puerto Rico require $16 dollars extra to cover the bank debit. Transfers in euros have no extra charge. Personal transfers by Western Union or Moneygram will be only accepted from countries with currency restrictions. This contribution includes both shows, stretcher and shipping for Houston and Dubai. Artists can participate with more than one work.

 

11. RETURN OF WORKS:  We do not return works. We suggest to leave the works on file at the Museum of the Americas for future exhibitions in other countries.

12. DEADLINE: A deadline has not been established since the the registration will be closed when the 80th artist sends the work and contribution. Each artist receives a number at registration once we receive the contribution expressed in pt.#10. Please do not delay your registration. At today there are artists from Peru, Germany, Spain, Brazil, Austria, Croatia, Uruguay, Argentina, France, Venezuela, Unite Kingdom, Morocco, Italy, Sweden, Hong Kong, Colombia, Hungary and Israel.

Participants represent their countries and the Mural allows more than one per nation.

 

13. TRIP TO DUBAI: If you are interested in traveling to DUBAI, the Museums of the Americas organize a wonderful trip from March 13 through March 22. Please contact Americasmuseum@aol.com (DUBAI TRIP) for further information. This will be the 5th Official Museum Trip to Dubai and is open to every person interested. It is not required to be an artist not an exhibition participant. ONLY 5 SPACES REMAIN.

 

14. ARTISTS’ CD FOR DUBAI: Artists can participate in group or individual CDs for a free distribution in Dubai. Artists who will be part of our tour will get a FREE PARTICIPATION on the group CD. All artists -travelers or not- are invited to be part of this marvelous promotion.

Please contact us at Americasmuseum@aol.com (DUBAI CD). In 2014, 83 galleries from 31 countries received a copy of the CD. A total of 167 copies have been distributed. The CD is an independent promotion not related with the Mural nor with the trip.

 

Please ask all necessary questions BEFORE registering.

 

Thank you and

kind regards,

 

MUSEUM OF THE AMERICAS
2500 NW 79th AVE. #104 – DORAL, FL 33122 – U.S.A.- Tel.305.599.8089
www.museumamericas.org – Americasmuseum@aol.com
Texas Office and Media Department: 281.861.7146

 

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Artists Alive & Well

November Meeting, Nov. 11, 7PM at 2121 Pinegate, Building #3, Upstairs

Artists Alive and Well will meet on Tuesday, Nov. 11, 7PM at 2121 Pinegate, Building #3, Upstairs. This meeting is free and open to all area artists. Come see what AAW is all about!
This month we are pleased to welcome Summer Winston, a local artist with great vision. Summer will share ideas for art marketing in Houston and beyond with an “ART TRUCK”! See http://www.isoism.com/ for more information.
November is also a great time to join or renew your AAW membership!
This is also our membership drive month. New and Renewing members will get a membership discount. Join or Renew now for only $35. Your membership will be good until the end of 2015. Additional family members are only $10.
See you at the meeting!

Artists Alive & Well

Artists Alive and Well are currently in the process of reorganizing and need members to volunteer for the following positions: Programs Chair, Exhibitions Chair, PR Chair, and Fund Raising Chair. If you are interested in filling one of these positions, please contact Suzanne Buckland at confident_realm@yahoo.com for more information.
 
WE NEED YOU!!!
December End of the Year Celebration!!!
On Dec. 9 at 7PM we will meet at JoMar Visions for our end of the year celebration. AAW invites all Houston area artists to come and BYOB and food to share. If you have never been to this beautiful art space and want to see it, this is your opportunity. Every year, AAW celebrates another year of participating in the Houston Art Scene with a party.

End of the Year Celebration!!!

On Dec. 9 at 7PM we will meet at Jomar Visions for our end of the year celebration. AAW invites all Houston area artists to come and BYOB and food to share. If you have never been to this beautiful art space and want to see it and pick out your wall space for the Dec. 20 show, this is your opportunity. Every year, AAW celebrates another year of participating in the Houston Art Scene with a party.

Sincerely,

Suzanne Buckland
Artists Alive & Well

Save $5
AAW Membership Drive
Membership is now $35 + $10 for each additional family member.
Offer Expires: Dec. 31, 2014

November Meeting

November Meeting
 
AAW will meet in November at 2121 Pinegate, Building #3, Upstairs (Our regular meeting place). Nov. 11 @ 7PM. All members are asked to attend. We are currently in the process of reorganizing and need members to volunteer for the following positions: Programs Chair, Exhibitions Chair, PR Chair, and Fund Raising Chair. If you are interested in filling one of these positions, please contact Suzanne Buckland at confident_realm@yahoo.com for more information.
 
Our guest will be Summer Winston, who has a new concept to share with us called an Art Truck. This will be of interest to all artists. For more information click here

Call to Artists!!!!

 

Artists Alive and Well is pleased to announce our next exhibition and sale at JoMar Visions. NO theme. You get 6′-7′ of wall space to put up anything you want… sort of an end-of-the-year clearance sale. You can also bring prints and a display table if you wish. Pedestals are available for 3D artwork as well. We need 25 artists to fill the space. This event is in conjunction with Nance & Hardy St. Studios Third Saturday Open Studios Event.
This is also our membership drive month. New and Renewing members will get a membership discount. Join or Renew now for only $35. Your membership will be good until the end of 2015. Additional family members are only $10.

click here for more info.

Artists Alive & Well

last weekend for Artists Alive and Well’s “Small Works

This is the last weekend for Artists Alive and Well’s “Small Works” at St Luke’s United Methodist Church Rotunda Gallery. All artwork is original and local. 2D pieces 24″ X 24″ or smaller. 3D pieces in glass and metal. All priced to sell. Proceeds from this benefit partially support St. Luke’s art program.
This exhibition closes on Monday at 9AM.
The Rotunda Gallery is open 8AM – 8PM Daily. Get there now. Pieces with a red dot are already sold!
* Please park in the back of the church and inquire at the church office for directions to the gallery. Or call Monica Griffin 713-402-5110 to purchase artwork.
Participating Artists include:
Jim Adams
Suzanne Buckland
Ziba Bastani
Shida Rad
Rona Lesser
Carol Simon
Yasim Rassadi
Marilyn Balke-Lowry
Julio Ramirez
Kerry Ramirez
Suzette Schutze
Marlo Saucedo

Artists Alive & Well