Proposals should involve, be inspired by, investigate, or interpret themes of light, from light as medium to light as concept. Additionally,1708 Gallery encourages artists to propose projects that respond to/interact with the site, considering the historic significance of the Canal, Shockoe Bottom and Shockoe Slip.
In addition to technical and production support, an honorarium of $300 will be given to each project. All projects are also eligible for the Best in Show award ($1500), the Most Environmentally Conscious award ($1000) and the People's Choice award ($500).
The deadline for proposals has been extended to 11:59 p.m. (EST), July 21!
1708 Gallery, a non-profit space for new art in Richmond, VA, invites artists working in all media and disciplines, including performance, to submit proposals for InLight Richmond 2013, the 6th annual one-night, public exhibition of light-based art and performance. InLight Richmond 2013 will take place on Friday, November 8 along Richmond's Riverfront Canal Walk. The juror for InLight Richmond 2013 is Ken Farmer, Creative Director of Nuit Blanche New York .
For more information about InLight Richmond 2013 and to submit a proposal, please visit: www.1708gallery.org/inlight.