Call for Artists: wellbornIdeas Second Annual “Mardi Gras in Mobile” Group Art Show

Call for Artists:wellbornIdeas Second Annual “Mardi Gras in Mobile” Group Art Show

wellbornIdeas is issuing a call to artists to submit work for our second annual "Mardi Gras in Mobile" group art show, to open at the February 11, 2011 LoDa ArtWalk. A Best in Show honor, including a $200 cash prize, will be awarded to one participating artist.

In the spirit of the carnival season, Mardi Gras should be the subject of all submitted artwork.  All pieces must be two-dimensional and adhere to a minimum size of 18 x 24 (minimum size includes frame).  Artwork entries must be submitted for consideration by 5 p.m. on Friday, January 28, 2011. Email submissions are accepted and can be sent to Whitney Calametti at (via .JPG or .PDF format), or pieces can be dropped off at the offices of wellbornIdeas, 356 Dauphin St., Mobile, AL 36602.

All artists will be notified by Friday, February 4, 2011 as to whether or not their pieces have been accepted for the show.  Exhibiting artists will be expected to hang their work Tuesday, February 8, 2011, the week of the show's opening.  As noted above, the Best in Show piece will be awarded a $200 cash prize along with being featured on the cover of the annual invitation for the wellbornIdeas Joe Cain Day party.

For more information on the wellbornIdeas “Mardi Gras in Mobile” group art show, please contact Whitney Calametti at or (251) 281-2015.