Monday, November 05, 2007

Call for Entries -- N*des-of-the-Month December 2007

Art News: Call for Entries -- N*des-of-the-Month December 2007 -- Guest Curators, the Founding Directors of Tria Gallery, Chelsea, NYC

Deadline November 21. All visual artists are encouraged to submit art of the nude to the barebrush.com for selection by the founding directors of Tria, the Suchman-Bart-Metheny Gallery of Chelsea in NYC, for the December 2007 N*des-of-the-Month exhibition.

New York, NY – Nov. 5, 2007. barebrush.com announces today that Carol Suchman, Paige Bart and Latifa Metheny, the founding directors of Tria, a new gallery in Chelsea, will select and curate the December 2007 N*des-of-the-Month virtual exhibition. The entry deadline for the December 2007 calendar is November 21. Art must be uploaded to barebrush.com on or before November 21 to be eligible for the December exhibition. Artists are strongly encouraged to upload their entries early and avoid being closed out due to overflow in the closing days of the contest.

About Tria Gallery

Tria specializes in contemporary painting, photography and mixed media by established and emerging artists. In addition to artwork on exhibit, the gallery maintains an inventory of select works by its featured artists. Tria's three directors, Carol Suchman, Paige Bart and Latifa Metheny, are committed to presenting artists with compelling bodies of work, and ones whose stories should, in their estimation, be told.

"The energy level at Tria is impressive, as are their shows," says barebrush CEO, Ilene Skeen. "I am very excited that Tria is going to curate our December 2007 calendar. Their gallery is an open and friendly place and they know how to make visitors feel welcome. Carol, Paige and Latifa are enthusiastic about the barebrush concept and told me that they are very interested in art of the nude, so much so that they are currently planning a nude show at Tria for summer 2008.

When asked what they are expected from the artists of barebrush, Carol Suchman wrote, "December is a month of sweeping emotion. People feel great happiness and optimism towards the holiday season, but can also feel great sadness and desolation. We are looking for this emotion in the artist's work."

To see the complete call for entries, click here

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