The 41st Annual Art Deco Weekend will take place on January 12 - 14, 2018 on Ocean Drive in Miami Beach. The theme of the 3-day event is Art Deco Around the World. Art Deco Weekend is now accepting submissions from artists.
•Starts: June 1, 2017
•Ends: August 1, 2017
•The entries will be judged by a jury including: MDPL's Resident Artist, Iris Chase, the Art Deco Weekend Planning Committee and members of the local arts community
•The winning poster and artist will be chosen in September
THE WINNING ARTIST WILL RECEIVE:
•A booth on Ocean Drive at Art Deco Weekend
•A cash prize of $500..
•Artist will be recognized in promotional materials and media as the official Art Deco Weekend Artist.
•Artist will be invited to all Art Deco Weekend special events.
Poster Size: 24 x 36 inches (can be horizontal or vertical layout) Entries must be original work.
Text Must Include:
•Art Deco Weekend
•Miami Design Preservation League
•Art Deco Around the World
•Ocean Drive, Miami Beach
•January 12 - 14, 2018
SUGGESTIONS: Visit our website www.mdpl.org to learn about the Miami Design Preservation League and our accomplishments. Be creative in your interpretation of "Art Deco Around the World" and see where your artistic spark leads you.
Visit our Art Deco Museum, Official Art Deco Gift Shop and take our Official Art Deco Walking Tour and explore our social media.
•The artist must attend Art Deco Weekend and be on hand for signing before and during the festival.
•The poster will be used for a variety of merchandise. The winning artist may be asked to make specific edits to the poster for different purposes.
•The poster will be sold before, during and after the festival for many years to people around the world as a collectible item.