Call for local visual artists

Submissions in all mediums will be accepted until March 29, 2013 for a show at The Reach in Abbotsford.

The Reach Gallery Museum, the Maple Ridge Art Gallery, the Abbotsford Arts Council and the Mission Arts Council have announced a call for visual artists living in the Fraser Valley to submit artwork to the Second Fraser Valley Regional Biennale.

The art exhibition will be hosted by The Reach, Maple Ridge Art Gallery and regional arts councils in the summer of 2013 to present a wide range of artwork that reveals the diversity of visual art practices local to the Fraser Valley.

Submissions in all mediums will be accepted until March 29, 2013 including painting, drawing, installation, photography, sculpture, printmaking, video, film and applied arts.

Visual artists living in the Fraser Valley region from Hope to Langley are invited to apply. Applications are available for download at thereach.ca, abbotsfordartscouncil.org, or any of the participating organizations’ websites.

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