Queer Abstraction celebration call for artists
The Des Moines Art Center invites local LGBTQ+ identifying artists and performers, working solo or collaboratively, to a submit proposals for two different pop-up opportunities during the opening of its Queer Abstraction exhibition from 7–10 p.m. Saturday, June 1. The first is to create an interactive art activity to engage guests of all ages in the museum lobby during the event. The second is to create an immersive pop-up installation to commemorate their Queer Abstraction experience.
Two-three art activity proposals will be selected and each artist will receive a $150 honorarium. One installation proposal will be selected, and the artist will receive a $300 honorarium. More information and submission form is available online. Entries must be submitted digitally by 11:59 p.m. Thursday, May 9. Selected artists will be notified by Monday, May 13. Contact Julia Mason Gray with questions, (515) 271-0327.
April 24, 2019 9:41 am