African American Heritage Celebration-Invitation to submit artworks

African American ARTISTS from across Los Angeles:

“The Department of Cultural Affairs (DCA) is a proud supporter of Los Angeles’ 2013 African American Heritage Celebration. This celebration will promote and encourage an awareness of the significant contributions made by our City’s African Americans in culture, education, politics, business, technology, and the arts. As part of this celebration, DCA is once again creating a calendar and cultural guide showcasing African American artists from across Los Angeles and will list the numerous events, exhibitions, lectures, and festivals related to this annual celebration of African American culture.”

As a member of the Mayor's & DCA's African American Heritage Month Committee, we invite you to please submit images of your visual or literary works of art via email to DCA'S marta.stork@lacity.org. Please only send (2-3) high-resolution images (300 DPI or larger) and short works of poetry appropriate for publication. Please include all credit information with all works submitted. The artworks will be considered for publication (by DCA & the Mayor) on the 2013 African American Heritage Month Calendar and Cultural Guide.

Please send the following Information with each image or work.

Artist Name:
Title of Work:
Medium:
Dimensions:
Date Created:
Phone:
E-mail:
Website:
Mailing Address:

The deadline for artwork submissions is January 9th, 2013. Any questions? call Martica at (213)202-5556 - Department of Cultural Affairs

Thank you,

Isabel Rojas-Williams
Executive Director
Mural Conservancy of Los Angeles (MCLA)
iwilliams@muralconservancy.org

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