Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Call for Artists - Journey with Veterans


The Fresno County Public Library invites veterans to submit their artwork for our upcoming Art Hop show A Journey with Veterans – View the World through Veterans’ Eyes. In partnership with the California Department of Veterans Affairs, Fresno County Public Library has created this event for the veteran community. A Journey with Veterans is supported with California Library Services Act Funding.

These pieces of art work will be shown at Clovis Book Barn in Clovis, CA and will showcase how the veterans in Fresno County view the world. 

Accepted artwork for Journey with Veterans will be on display at Clovis Book Barn at 640 Clovis Ave, Clovis CA 93612, August 9 – August 28. A reception will be held on Thursday, August 15, 5-8 pm.

Deadline: Artists must contact the WoW! Library office by July 12, 2019. Space is limited.  Drop-off for artwork will be on Friday August 9. Pick-up will be on Wednesday August 28. Wall mounted 2-D works are ideal.  There will be limited space for small 3-D works.  All artwork must be ready to hang when dropped off.

There is no cost to submit artwork.

Applications must be submitted to Fresno County Public Library Community Librarian Jessica Hall at Jessica.Hall@fresnolibrary.org.

Please use the subject line: Journey with Veterans application.
Please include a jpeg of the work.
Please include a short biography about yourself and the piece you are submitting.
Depending on the number of interested artists, we will be limiting the number of displayed pieces.

For more information, please email Jessica at Jessica.Hall@fresnolibrary.org or call the WoW! Library office at 559-600-9699.