At 87, artist Fay Colmar has an exhibit at Cal State Fullerton and can’t wait to get back to work

As Fay Colmar moved around the Leo Freedman Gallery at Cal State Fullerton, there was a certain bounce in her step.
Colmar, a CSUF alumna, showed the highlights of her life as a prominent Orange County artist in her exhibit, “Full Circle: The Art of Fay Colmar” at the one of the college’s galleries. The gallery is up until June 30.

“I feel like I’ve had a wonderful year,” Colmar, 87, said addressing friends and family members. “I’ve made a very good living from it. I’ve gained a lot of exposure. And this is my swan song.” Continue reading At 87, artist Fay Colmar has an exhibit at Cal State Fullerton and can’t wait to get back to work

CALL FOR MAIL ART!

CALL FOR MAIL ART! – HUDDLE at Shoebox Projects

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CALL FOR MAIL ART

HUDDLE

 

The #equalityforall mail art show

Hosted by Shoebox Projects and Art and Cake

Curated by Kristine Schomaker
Sponsored by Shoebox PR

(submission details below)

From womensmarch.com…

“First, we marched. Now we Huddle. We will gather together in our neighborhoods all over the world to define our next steps, and envision how to transform the energy we saw at Women’s Marches into local and national action.

Huddle (n.) – a small group of people holding an informal conversation”

I was part of a recent huddle in Los Angeles. It was an amazing experience to feel like we aren’t alone in our thinking about the current political climate. We talked about what is going on in our country and what we could do to make a difference.

This is one of my next steps. I am curating a mail art show at Shoebox Projects in August 2017.

Exhibition Dates: Date tbd
Opening reception: Date tbd
Brainworks Huddle: Date tbd

Postmark deadline for submissions: July 21, 2017

Eligibility: International

Entry fee: $0

Media: All work must be on 4×6 inch postcard cardstock format and sent through the post office mail. Any work not following these guides will not be used.

Theme: Huddle. You are not alone. Show us how you #resist. We want to hear your voices.

Sales: All work is donated to the show and sold for $25 each. 100% of proceeds will be donated equally to the ACLU, Planned Parenthood and the Trevor Project.

(We are looking into having the show travel. You will not be getting your work back.)

We reserve the right to exclude work that we deem inappropriate.

Submit to:
Kristine Schomaker
c/o Shoebox Projects Huddle
PO Box 86422
Los Angeles Ca 90086

Please share a photo of your postcard on instagram before you send it and use hashtags: #brainworkshuddle #womensmarch #huddle #resist #hearourvoice #whyimarch #imarchforequality #freedom #onelove #humanrights #wewontgoback #theresistance

Thank you for sharing your voices!!

 

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call for mail art

CALL FOR MAIL ART! – “HUDDLE” at Brainworks Gallery

NO FEE
Postmark deadline for submissions: July 21, 2017

Exhibition Dates: August 5th to 18th
Opening reception: August 5th 5-8pm
Brainworks Huddle: Date tbd

Media: All work must be on 4×6 inch postcard cardstock format and sent through the post office mail. Any work not following these guides will not be used.

Theme: Huddle. You are not alone. Show us how you #resist. We want to hear your voices.

Sales: All work is donated to the show and sold for $25 each. 100% of proceeds will be donated equally to the ACLU, Planned Parenthood and the Trevor Project.

For more information follow the link.

CALL FOR MAIL ART! – HUDDLE at Brainworks Gallery
CALL FOR MAIL ART HUDDLE The #equalityforall mail art show Hosted by Brainworks Gallery Curated by Kristine Schomaker Sponsored by Art and…
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