Call for Artists: Jazz & Beyond Opportunities Offer Art Contest for Program Poster and Cover and Open Studios Tour Entries | Carson City Nevada News

The 2022 Jazz & Beyond Music and Arts Festival is calling for artists for two opportunities. The first is an art competition for designing posters and programs. The second is participating in the fourth annual Carson City Open Studios Tour in August. The application deadline for both is May 17, 2022.

For the art competition, Nevada artists, including teachers and students, are eligible to submit entries. The winning design will be used to promote the Jazz & Beyond festival, will be featured on the festival poster, program cover and possibly on a t-shirt, and the winner will receive a cash prize of $100. Registration forms are available for download here. Participation is free and artists can submit up to three entries. For more information, email [email protected]

The Carson City Open Studios Tour will include one-day and two-day options. Visual art, from painting, sculpture and 3D art to jewelry and photography, will be exhibited and demonstrated in a dozen individual and shared studio spaces. Each selected artist will also have a piece exhibited in the month-long NAA Summer Show.

The one-day tour will take place on Friday, August 19, from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m., at the Bliss Mansion and NAA (Nevada Artists Association) Gallery. The two-day tour will take place Saturday and Sunday, August 20 and 21, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., at multiple studios in Carson City. Artists can participate in the one-day tour, the two-day tour or both. Some locations will include live music. Application forms are available here. For more information, contact [email protected]

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