Open Call To NC Residents To Become 2021 North Carolina Seafood Festival Commemorative Poster Artist
The North Carolina Seafood Festival is sending an open call to North Carolina Artists to become their 2021 Commemorative Poster Artist. Over the past 33 years, the annual NC Seafood Festival Commemorative Poster has become a highly-anticipated collector’s item that has been shipped throughout the world.
In addition to receiving a monetary compensation, the winning artist will be invited to exhibit at the 35th Annual NC Seafood Festival in a complementary area and has the option of receiving additional profits from independent poster sales.
Artists interested in submitting artwork must be a North Carolina resident, and the artwork must be an original work that has never been presented for public viewing. Content for the image may include depictions the seafood industry, scenes of coastal North Carolina, or renditions of past NC Seafood Festivals.
Submitted paintings should be 22’ x 28’ and turned into the North Carolina Seafood Festival office (412 Evans Street, Suite D, Morehead City) the week of December 14-18, 2020 from 9:00 AM- 4:00 PM. All paintings must be received by 4:00 PM on Friday, December 18th. Entries should be labeled with the artist’s name, address, phone number, and email address with an artist portfolio and biography attached.
The North Carolina Seafood Festival is a not-for-profit organization in Carteret County whose vision is to promote the positive social and economic impact of the seafood industry. To learn more about the North Carolina Seafood Festival, please review our website or call our office at 252-726-6273.