The Organic Image- Call to Artists
the Figure Show – 10 artists – May 14th through the 21st ( Sat to Sat ) // Opening Reception 4 to 7 PM May 14th
at the ‘Red House” // Representational-realist work of the nude human figure. Work from life groups, work from a private model or work from when a good friend is your subject, work from the inspiration of your muse, work from your memory or imagination. Figures in and out of context. Anatoemies. Sketching, drawing, painting, three dimensional work, contemporary figures – archaic figures – figures from the twilight // 40 pieces of artwork ( 4 per artist ) accompanied by poetry and/or prose // $30. per artist // artwork does not have to be for sale // an artist is registered for the show when their registration and entry fee is received // Closing date for registrations for the Figure show is Thursday, March 31st.
the XII annual Archetype ( will to meaning ) Show – 10 artists – Opening reception 4 to 7 PM June 18th ( Sat. )
at the ‘Red House’ // This show is intended to explore the nature of personal and collective meaning, what is significant in and to our lives and how we experience it and express it ……….. relationships, eros and thanatos, meaningful life structures, union experiences, encountering the numinosum, the mystic presence, contemporary, mythic and archaic forms // 40 pieces of artwork ( 4 per artist ) accompanied by poetry and/or prose
a brief statement ( one sentence to 50 words maximum ) suggesting-intimating in general terms or more specifically if you wish – how the image relates to the search for meaning or personal-collective existential awareness or personal experience.
$30. per artist // artwork does not have to be for sale // an artist is registered for the show when their registration and entry fee is received // Closing date for registrations for the Archetype show is Saturday, April 30th.
au naturelle – the dancing rabbits – // one man show at Phoebe’s Granite Gallery in Tenants Harbor – ED Moffitt – 40 pces of artwork, poetry and probable power point type presentation // the reality of the empirical universe – Opening Reception Saturday, September 3rd, 4 to 7 PM – refreshments and live music
Third week in September – week long communal art retreat to Cuttyhunk Island – 11 mi off the coast of RI. // $350/room whether occupied by 1 to 4 possibly previously acquainted artists ( people ) // food for yourself and to share at group meals // sleep in the sun, meditate …. hike the island ….. possibility of weather ( whether …… whether what ? ) during hurricane season – who knows ….. this could be interesting and exciting ….. bring rope to tie yourselves to rocks ..
SEND INTENTIONS AND ENTRY FEES TO ::
ED Moffitt – the organic image, No. 309, Belfast Professional Center, 9 Field Street, Belfast, ME 04901 //