The City of Napa is opening a a call for 2D at the Napa Senior Center in their newly remodeled Maple Room. Artwork will be displayed for a 6-month period (January to June or July to December 2020). Artists must be available for installation and deinstallation process.Artist Eligibility: Applicants must be artists currently living or working in Napa County, CA. They must be at least 50 years of age. City employees and their immediate family members are ineligible.
Artwork Requirements: Artworks must be structurally safe for the general public, including children. Artworks must be extremely durable and require limited maintenance.
Artist Recognition: Signage with the artist name, studio location/home, sculpture information will be provided and installed by the City upon installation of the artwork.
Artwork: Only completed artworks are eligible. Conceptual artwork proposals will not be considered. Artwork must have hanging wire on back of work to be installed on hanging system. Artwork must be a maximum size 9×9 feet. Weight limits may apply based on tracking system limitations.
Jury: To be determined
Selection Criteria: Artistic merit, Artistic context, Maintainability, and Location context
Term: Artwork will be displayed for a 6-month period (January to June or July to December). Artists must be available for installation and deinstallation process.
Artists Stipend: N/A
Proceeds: 10% of the purchase fee will be retained by the City of Napa and used to public art educational programs.
Images – Minimum: 1, Maximum: 6
Video – Minimum: 0, Maximum: 6
Total Media – Minimum: 1, Maximum: 12