Venice Institute of Contemporary Art

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Art in Place.

Curated by Juri Koll, Director ViCA

Location: Newberry Lofts, 433 Pine Ave., Long Beach California

Opening Event: Saturday, November 4, 2017 3 to 6pm. Exhibition continues through December 2017, by appointment.

Eligibility: Open to all artists in the Southern California region.

ViCA and partners Engel & Völkers representing the Newberry Lofts are seeking artwork for more than 7000 sq. ft. of exhibition space in several newly completed condominiums at the Newberry Lofts located on historic Pine Ave. in downtown Long Beach, CA. This art fair format is an incredible opportunity for both seasoned veterans and emerging talent in Southern California to exhibit and network with peers, showcase new work to clients and patrons. Artworks must be delivered, deinstalled and picked up by the artist or their representative. Installation dates shall be scheduled with selected artists and begin Monday October 23 through Wednesday, November 1.

Opening Event Saturday, November 4, 2017, 3 to 6pm.

Competitive opportunities include:
• 1 one-person show
• 6 multi-work or series opportunities
• 50+ individual artworks 
•  A catalog will be published by ViCA about this exhibition featuring an image of each selected artwork along with a short artist biography.

All work shall be for sale and 50% of proceeds go to the artist. Application fees shall support production of the show catalogue and opening event marketing to the public, collectors and patrons. You may submit up to 5 images or files of recent work and/or exhibition examples for consideration. All media accepted, including video and multi media installation.  

Time is short so applications shall be reviewed and considered upon receipt. Apply now for consideration for the best opportunities.