The Georgetown Arts and Culture Program is accepting applications for 5 artist booths at Grace Plaza in the Downtown Georgetown Cultural District during Georgetown’s Autumn Art Stroll, the inaugural district art stroll.
Application Deadline: August 31st, 2021
PROJECT DESCRIPTION: Beginning August 1st, 2021, the City of Georgetown’s Arts and Culture Board will invite artists to submit their applications for booth space during the Autumn Art Stroll on October 21, 2021. The Stroll will take place in Downtown Georgetown from 4-8pm and is an opportunity for patrons to view art and purchase art in Grace Plaza, as well as local arts businesses and arts and culture organizations. The Georgetown Arts and Culture Program will provide an opportunity to engage in a public art project, and local arts businesses and arts and culture organizations will offer unique opportunities to engage in arts and culture programming. Please visit arts.georgetow.org for more details on participants and programming during the Autumn Art Stroll.
Please click here for guidelines to submit your portfolio: Full Submission Guidelines – Artist Booths for Autumn Art Stroll
ELIGIBILITY: This opportunity is open to all professional artists over the age of 18.
EVENT DATE: October 21, 2021; 4-8pm
APPLY: Applications will be submitted through Submittable.com between August 1st and August 31st, 2021: https://artsgeorgetown.submittable.com/Submit
SELECTION: From the applications submitted by the deadline, the Events Subcommittee of the Arts and Culture Board will select 5 artists to recommend to the full Arts and Culture Board for acceptance. Artists will be notified of the final selection by September 24, 2021.
APPLICATION FEE: None
BOOTH FEE: None
Questions: Contact Amanda Still at 512-930-8471 or Amanda.firstname.lastname@example.org
The City of Georgetown's Arts and Culture Board invites entries for the 2021-2022 Annual Georgetown Sculpture Tour - a juried, year-long outdoor exhibition in Georgetown's historic Downtown Cultural District. Please click here to view the full submission guidelines, project schedule, and other info: Call for Artist Entries_Georgetown Sculpture Tour Entries 2021-2022
Sculpture Tour applications will be accepted June 1 – August 1, 2021 for the 2020-2021 tour. Each sculptor may submit up to three sculptures for consideration. Please provide two or three photographs of each piece, showing different angles.
From the applications submitted by the deadline, the City of Georgetown Arts & Culture Board will select up to (18) 2021-22 Sculpture Tour pieces. All applicants will be notified of the board’s decisions in September.
All sculptures selected for the 2021-2022 Sculpture Tour will receive a cash prize awarded by the City of Georgetown Arts & Culture Board. Judging will occur in December 2021, and checks will be mailed in January 2022. Artists will be required to sign a Sculpture Tour contract, which includes a 25 percent commission to the City on any sculpture sold during the exhibit period.
$1,500 First Prize (one will be awarded)
$1,000 Second Prize (one will be awarded)
$750 Honorable Mention (up to 16 will be awarded)
Sculptures will be installed by appointment in November 2021 and remain on display until October 2022. Delivery is the artist’s responsibility; sculptures will be installed by City of Georgetown Parks and Recreation staff working with the artist.
If you have questions please contact Amanda Still, Arts & Culture Coordinator, at email@example.com or 512-930-8471.