California Arts Council

State of California

Artist Call Detail

Anthropocene/Climate Change
For International artists

Title of Show: Anthropocene

Description: Climate change and its effect on the world’s ecosystems is one of today’s greatest collective challenges. This exhibition will explore the impact of a changing climate and the acknowledgement that humans are the major cause of the earth’s current transformations. We are seeking artists’ creative responses to climate change and the resulting effects on our environment. We are looking for works exploring themes of extreme weather events: flooding, tropical storms, droughts, desertification; acute resource shortages; vanishing species and human pollution.

Open to sculpture, fiber arts, paintings, drawings, ceramics, site-specific installations, mixed media, photography and printmaking.

Shipping:All works must arrive in reusable packaging and include a prepaid return-shipping label.

 Fee: Free

Deadline: Week of February 10, 2018

Exhibition Opening: February 24, 2018

Exhibition Closes: April 25, 2018

Acceptance: Everyone who enters will receive a personal email notifying them if they are accepted or not within 2 days receiving the submission.Additional info: Please submit the following materials: five jpeg images of work, artist statement and website link to: with ANTHROPOCENE in the subject line.Questions or for more information, contact: or call (845)) 784-1146.

Deadline: 02-10-2018
Ann Street Gallery
Newburgh, NY

Contact: Virginia Walsh
Phone: 845.784.1146

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