JAZZ FEST CRAFTS APPLICATION “CALL FOR ENTRY”
LIVE WEBINAR “APPLYING TO JAZZ FEST CRAFTS”
CALL FOR ENTRIES! The New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival presented by Shell will begin accepting crafts applicants for its 2015 event on Friday, October 10 at 12:01 AM.
The Festival will once again showcase three unique craft areas:
Congo Square African Marketplace: features unique, handcrafted artwork that reflects cultural influences seen throughout the African Diaspora. Presentations by artists and vendors resonate with the rich African-Caribbean cultural legacy in Congo Square.
Contemporary Crafts: presents work by both Louisiana and the nation’s most talented contemporary artists. It features original, handcrafted, one-of-a-kind designs and accepts applicants from all crafts media and disciplines.
Louisiana Marketplace: introduces Festival-goers to a variety of handcrafted works by only Louisiana artisans and craftspeople. The Marketplace showcases works that express various aspects of the state’s unique cultural heritage.
New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival, Crafts Department 336 Camp Street, Suite 250, New Orleans, LA 70130 (504) 410-4100, fax (504) 558-6121 firstname.lastname@example.org
Please specify the craft department(s) needed: Congo, Contemporary, or Louisiana Marketplace
Artists may submit an application to more than one craft area, but may exhibit in ONLY ONE craft area of the Festival. ONLY Congo Square allows vending of handcrafted imports.
LIVE WEBINAR “Applying to Jazz Fest Crafts”
Thursday, October 16th, 12:00 PM (noon)
Following the October 16th presentation, the webinar
will be available for free streaming on demand from www.nojazzfest.com and www.artscouncilofneworleans.org
Please RSVP to Arts Council of New Orleans (504) 523-1465