CITY OF ASHEVILLE ISSUES CALL FOR ARTISTS
TO CREATE BELE CHERE 2012 FESTIVAL ARTWORK
Submissions due by Wednesday, February 29, 2012 at 5 p.m.
Asheville, NC - The City of Asheville is accepting submissions for the official artwork of the 2012 Bele Chere Festival. Submissions must be received no later than 5 p.m. on Wednesday, February 29, 2012. The winning artist will receive a $1000 honorarium and the opportunity to appear at the festival. The winning artwork embodies the spirit of Asheville and the festival and will be used for a variety of promotional items including the official 2012 Bele Chere Festival posters, t-shirts, marketing, and more.
Submission guidelines and application forms are available online at www.belecherefestival.org or by contacting Stacey Wood at (828) 259-5800 or firstname.lastname@example.org .
Information about the 2012 Bele Chere Festival is available online at www.belecherefestival.com or by calling the City of Asheville Parks, Recreation & Cultural Arts Department at 828-259-5800.
Bele Chere is the largest free, outdoor street festival in the Southeast, with an attendance of approximately 300,000 annually. The festival is produced by the City of Asheville in conjunction with the Bele Chere Board of Directors.