2023 Art That’s Small at City Hall


2023 Art That’s Small at City Hall
Request for Artwork
Deadline/Artwork Drop-off: Saturday, March 11, 2023, between 9:00 – 11:00 a.m.
Pre-register: E-mail form to mmcgregor@lagunabeachcity.net by March 7, 2023.
First place: $600, second place $300, third place $150, and City Hall Choice $100.

Entries will be accepted from residents of Orange County ages 18 or older. All entries must be original artworks created within the past two years and have not previously been exhibited at City Hall. Employees, Council members, Board members and Commissioners of the City of Laguna Beach are not eligible to apply.

Competition Description
“Art That’s Small at City Hall” is an open exhibition coordinated by the City of Laguna Beach Arts Commission. All works deemed acceptable will be exhibited at Laguna Beach City Hall, located at 505 Forest Avenue, from March 11 through April 21, 2023.
Entry Requirements
A fee of $15 will be charged with one entry allowed per artist. Cash or check payment accepted. Checks should be made payable to City of Laguna Beach. Artwork must be no larger than 12” along any edge, including the frame, and 3” in depth. Artwork may include oil, acrylic, watercolor, photography, drawing, mixed media and relief. Artwork must be dry, in suitable display condition, and securely wired for hanging.
The Cultural Arts Department, Arts Commission and appointed exhibition juror(s) retain the right to reject any submissions that do not fit the guidelines or spirit of the exhibition or that may be deemed inappropriate.

Saturday, March 11, 2023, 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Artwork, with applications attached, and entry fee must be delivered to the main entrance of City Hall, 505 Forest Avenue. Any work submitted after the deadline will not be accepted.

Thursday, April 6, 2023, 6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Reception and awards ceremony held at Laguna Beach City Hall.

Friday, April 21, 2023, 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. (only)
Exhibition closes. Artwork must be collected from Laguna Beach City Hall.

Contact: Michael McGregor, Arts Program Coordinator; mmcgregor@lagunabeachcity.net; (949) 497-0743

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Expires: 2023-03-12


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