February 11, 2014 > Call for ÒWomen in IslamÓ art entries
Call for ÒWomen in IslamÓ art entries
Submitted By Nabeela Sajjad
Entries for the ÒWomen in IslamÓ art exhibit are now being accepted. The exhibit is year-long and happens at local public libraries. Fremont Main Library will host the exhibit in June and July. Other venues are still being finalized at this time.
The theme has been selected to highlight the rights, status, and accomplishments of Muslim women through visual arts. The artists are required to compose their artwork without depiction of facial features and/or human forms. Abstract depictions and outlines of human forms are acceptable.
All mediums of fine arts, calligraphy, photographs, ceramics, quilting, mosaic, metal and woodwork, digital art, bead work, and any other unique ideas are welcome.
The deadline to submit artwork for consideration is March 22. Submission Fee: $30 until March 15. After March 15, fee is $40. Artwork should be submitted on March 15, from 11 a.m. Ð to 4 p.m. at the South Bay Islamic Association, 2345 Harris Way, San Jose.
To schedule later submissions, please call (510) 676-5357. Updated information can be accessed at the website: islamicartexhibit.com or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.