Spring Print Competition, June 2nd
Submission deadline for the 2018 Spring Print Competition is quickly approaching. Entries are due at the May 8th meeting between 6 and 6:30pm.
The competition is open to the general public, so encourage friends and family to check the rules and submit their entries on May 8th.
Questions? click on the Contact Us tab and ask a board member.
The City of Santa Clarita is seeking art entries for an exhibit titled “DONUTS.” This show will be displayed in the First Floor Gallery at Santa Clarita City Hall and is open to artists located in Los Angeles and Ventura Counties. This exhibition will be displayed in conjunction with the City’s annual exhibits program at City Hall. They are looking for art that features, highlights, or uses donuts as a design element in the piece. All types of art are encouraged including: paintings, photography, sculpture, etc.
The exhibit will be on display from June 5, 2018 to July 10, 2018.
Art must be submitted for consideration via email by May 16, 2018.
If you're interested in being considered, please visit the City website and fill out the submission application. http://santaclaritaarts.com/callsforentries/donuts
If you have any questions, please contact Jeff Barber, Arts and Events Supervisor, at email@example.com
Focus on the Story International Photo Festival
June 7-10, Washington DC
Celebrate the art of photography and the stories behind the images. Join a community of photography lovers for a series of outstanding keynote presentations, panel discussions, workshops, exhibits, portfolio reviews, photowalks and community events. Whether you are a professional, amateur, enthusiast or curious, here is your chance to spend four days celebrating, learning, seeing, living and breathing photography.
Early Bird registration now open.
Focus on the Story
The Thursdays@Newhall event series will be hosting a FREE, self-guided Art Walk that will occur on May 10 and August 9, 2018. The event will feature the first ever photo meet in Old Town Newhall. Street photographers, models, and performers will come together for this special event. Local photographers are encouraged to come and collaborate, network, and share their love of photography.
Contact: Pablo Cevallos, Arts and Events, (661) 290-2255
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Arts Week Proclamation
The City of Santa Clarita City Council has proclaimed April 16 to 22 as Arts Week, as part of an advocacy initiative instituted by Arts for LA across the county. Mayor Laurene Weste will be presenting a proclamation and Arts Commission Chair Susan Shapiro will be acknowledging the local arts organizations, such as SCVPA, that make such a huge impact on the Santa Clarita Valley. The proclamation will be at the beginning of the meeting. Members of the arts community will also be speaking in the Public Participation section of the agenda, with a theme of the important contributions that arts and cultural organizations make to a community. Here are the meeting details:
City Council Meeting
April 24, 2018
Council Chambers (1st Floor of City Hall, 23920 Valencia Blvd., Santa Clarita, CA 91355)
Theme of the Month - Members only