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Artists Council Experimental Exhibition (ACEE) Reception

April 8th, 2017
Copper Mountain College

 

Artists Council Experimental Exhibition (ACEE) Reception

3 to 6pm  - Copper Mountain Community College

A reception for Exhibiting Artists, AC Members and their guests will be held Saturday April 8, 2017 – 3pm to 6pm. Light refreshments will be provided. Please RSVP to - CMC Professor Cathy Allen  -  760-366-3791 x 0600  -  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Copper Mountain Community College is located in the high desert area near beautiful Joshua Tree National Park. As a way of enliven-ing campus culture and engaging in the spirit of community outreach, the college is inviting PSAM Artists Council members to participate in a unique exhibition opportunity.

The Experimental Exhibition, scheduled April 1, through May 31, 2017 will provide selected artists the opportunity to create site-specific works at various outdoor locations throughout the college’s bucolic desert campus. Rather than being designated areas for the placement of premade works of art, the sites are unique and in-tended to be starting points of inspiration for the creation of unusual works. Themed works relating to education are encouraged but not required.
As a way to enhance the educational experience at CMC, Art stu-dents will participate in the selection of exhibiting artists. CMC stu-dents will also be available to assist artists during the installation process, and will act as stewards of the installed works for the dura-tion of the show.

January 7th—12 to 3 p.m. open house at Copper Mountain College for site perusal and prospectus for ACEE.
February 10th—Deadline for proposals. Submissions must be post-marked by this date.
February 28th—Selected artists will be notified via email or phone.
March 13th—Selected artists may begin installation at Copper Mountain College campus.
April 1st—Site-specific installations must be completed.
April 8th—Opening reception for ACEE at CMC, 3-6pm. Maps, guided tours, and light refreshments available.
May 31st—Installation take-down may begin.
June 3rd—Deadline for completion of take-down and site clean-up.