J u r i e d A n n u a l 2 0 0 9
Selections by Ali Subotnik, Hammer Museum
Los Angeles, CA
February 17 - March 22, 2009
Entry Deadline: Friday, January 23, 2008, 6pm
Entry fees can be found on Pro Arts website.
Oakland, CA: Pro Arts is pleased to announce Juried Annual 2009, with selections by Ali Subotnik who is the Curator at the Hammer Museum in Los Angeles. The exhibition is on view February 17 - March 22 with an Artists' Reception and Artists' Talk to scheduled within that time. Exhibition events are free and open to the public.
The critically acclaimed Juried Annual is an exhibition of member artists that consistently showcases the best new work in the region. Original works are juried by digital submissions by a national or international curator. Hundreds of artists submit work digitally in a variety of media (including painting, photography, sculpture, textile, glass, installation, digital, installation and performance art) for consideration, and over 1,000 pieces are reviewed for exhibition inclusion by an esteemed member of the Bay Area art world.
Curator, critic, and publisher Ali Subotnick recently served as co-curator of the 4th Berlin Biennial for Contemporary Art and is currently serving as curator for the Hammer Museum in Los Angeles. She has written about art and culture for Frieze, Parkett, ARTnews and Art Review. Pro Arts is honored to have Ali Subotnik's remarkable curatorial vision and insight for Juried Annual 2009.
Information on how to enter can be found on the Pro Arts website. Entry closes on January 23 at 6pm.
About Pro Arts
Pro Arts is a nonprofit artist-based organization that supports the diverse cultural communities in the East Bay by exhibiting artists' work and providing a venue for furthering communication in the arts. Last year Pro Arts exhibited 580 artists, presented 15 exhibitions and produced 53 events in Oakland. Pro Arts events draw an annual audience of 65,000. The gallery is located at 550 Second Street in Oakland's Jack London Square. www.proartsgallery.org
For more information please contact: David Huff, Exhibitions Coordinator: David@proartsgallery.org or 510.763.4361