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DIA DE LOS MUERTOS
YOUTH ART EXHIBITION

 

We invite area students in grades 6-12 to participate in the Dia de Los Muertos Youth Art Exhibition.

The exhibition will be held at Fresco Restaurant (619 N. Chaparral St.)  from October 25th to November 12, 2021.

Teachers: We accept class projects!

SCHEDULE FOR YOUTH ART EXHIBITION

Oct. 16: Artwork Due at K Space Contemporary (Hours: Wed.–Sat., 11 am – 5 pm, Sunday 12 pm- 4 pm)

Oct. 25 – Nov. 12: Exhibition Dates

Nov. 13-14: Pick up artwork at K Space Contemporary, Hours: Wed. – Sat., 11 am-5 pm, Sun. 12-4 pm

THEME – “MIL MILAGROS”

Milagros is the Spanish word for “Miracles”. Traditionally Milagros are represented by charms that are made out of pewter and silver to decorate altars, shrines, or sacred objects to be used for protection, healing, or blessing. Milagros used as a name also refers to “Our Lady of Miracles” which is another title given to the Virgin Mother. What kinds of Milagros do you experience in your life? Do you use Milagros charms of your own? Use your creative license and think about what one thousand miracles looks like to you!

GUIDELINES FOR ARTWORK

  • All entries must be student’s original artwork created within the past year and not exhibited in a previous DDLM Youth Art Exhibition.
  • One entry allowed per student. No fee to enter.
  • Accepting all 2D and 3D media.
  • Entries must be no larger than 20” in either direction.
  • Complete REGISTRATION FORM below and Submit
  • Download LABEL FOR ARTWORK, Fill out, print and attach Label Form to the back of the work of art. (download)
  • K Space reserves the right to reject any work of art for any reason such as work that does not follow the theme, arrives damaged, or is otherwise inappropriate.

AWARDS

1st and 2nd Place Awards will be given in 3 categories:

Grades 6-8, Grades 9-10, and Grades 11-12.

People’s Choice Awards will be given based on Facebook voting. A Facebook Album with all submitted works will  be posted, and the public will be invited to vote for their favorites. Follow us on the Corpus Christi Dia de los Muertos Facebook page to participate!

Certificates of Award will be placed next to the winning works.

Sales

Works of art can be for sale. K Space will retain 10% commission to help offset processing costs. Students receive 90% of the sales price. If you do not want to sell your piece, enter “NFS“ (Not For Sale).

DELIVERY AND PICK UP AT K SPACE CONTEMPORARY

Deliver to K Space Contemporary at 623 N. Chaparral St. Corpus Christi, TX  by SATURDAY, OCTOBER 16th. Our hours are Wed. – Sat. 11 AM – 5 PM,  Sun. 12 pm – 4 pm. Each work of art must have a LABEL attached to the back/bottom.
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Pick up is the responsibility of each student/parent or teacher. Artwork must be picked up SATURDAY-NOVEMBER 13, SUNDAY-NOVEMBER 14, or during the following week.  Works left at K Space after Dec. 19, 2021, will be disposed of or become the property of the Dia de los Muertos Festival.

YOUTH ART EXHIBITION

REGISTRATION FORM

parent or teacher initials