The Art Challenge offers artists of all ages and experience levels an opportunity to explore themes related to this year’s Whatcom READS title and present their work for public display. Presented in collaboration with Allied Arts of Whatcom County.
2018 Art Challenge
The 2018 Art Challenge theme is: RESISTANCE, inspired by the novel “Your Heart is a Muscle the Size of a Fist.”
- Read the book “Your Heart is a Muscle the Size of a Fist” by Sunil Yapa.
- Create an art piece inspired by the book.
- Submit your artwork for display at the Allied Arts Gallery in March 2018.
Submission Process and Timeline
Entry form due: Wednesday, February 21, 2018
Art drop-off days: February 26 and 27, 2018
Gallery opening reception: 6-9 p.m. March 2, 2018, during Downtown Bellingham Art Walk.
Gallery exhibit dates: March 2-31, 2018, at the Allied Arts Gallery, 1418 Cornwall Avenue in downtown Bellingham.
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