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Today is July 24, 2016

Wilmington, NC 28403

Nearby communities: University Of Nc / Wilm

Sunday, July 24th, 2016

  • - The Hannah Block Historic USO/Community Arts Center is seeking 2D artists for the 2nd Annual ARTfall Juried Art Show and Sale to be held October 13th - 16th, 2016. ARTfall will be one of the events during American Craft Walk Wilmington (formerly the Art Walk) a celebration of visual and performing arts at various locations in downtown Wilmington culminating in the walk on October 15th.The ARTfall Exhibition will be open to the public 10:00am – 5:00pm Thursday – Saturday and Sunday 1:00 – 5:00pm with an artists’ reception Saturday October 15th, 2:00 – 4:00 pm featuring the award presentation at 3:00 pm. The deadline for applications and online registration is September 30, 2016.


    Only original artwork completed within the last two years will be considered for exhibition. An original artwork is the artist’s sole creation and Is not, in whole or in part, a copy of any other persons work or photograph. Preference is given to artists from the Lower Cape Fear region.

    Application Guidelines
    Exhibits will be October 13th – 16th, 2016. Selections are made by a review panel.
    The Review Panel will consider up to a maximum of 5 digital images. Images must be in a JPEG or TIFF format with a minimum resolution of 300 dpi not to exceed 1080 pixels in any one direction. Additional support material including resume, exhibit history, and artist’s website will aid in the selection process. Due to space limitations we may not be able to hang all accepted work but all work will be juried.
    Works must be suitable for viewing by the general public. The participating artist must be the one who conceived of and executed the finished product. Photographically or commercially reproduced work is also acceptable. It must be limited editions, signed and numbered by the artist.
    By submission of an application, the artist accepts all conditions set forth in this prospectus.
    Artists who will not be dropping off their work in person are responsible for all costs associated with the shipping to and from the HBHUSO/CAC.
    ·Applications must be received by September 30th with the JPG or TIFF artwork images.
    Exhibition Guidelines
    All two-dimensional works must be framed or gallery wrapped and wired for hanging. Exposed edges and beck must be clean. The HBHUSO/CAC reserves the right to refuse the installation of items with faulty framing, wiring or hanging devices. Glass clip frames or saw tooth hangers will not be accepted.
    At the time of installation, the artist is responsible for completing a consignment agreement with a member of the HBHUSO/CAC staff and provides a complete inventory of works
    The HBHUSO/CAC will collect 20% on all sales during the exhibition.
    Artists whose works are selected own the pieces until it is sold by the HBHUSO/CAC. All works will be handled with professional care. The Hannah Block Historic USO/Community Arts Center, the City of Wilmington and the Thalian Association limit liability for damage of artwork from handling, viewing and exhibition use during the consignment period. The Hannah Block Historic USO/ Community Arts Center nor any of its subsidiaries are not responsible for damage or loss that occurs prior to, during or after expiration of the consignment period. Artist shall at all times maintain appropriate property and loss insurance coverage on any consigned items to protect Artist against damage or loss to such consigned goods.
    All artists accepted may provide a black folding fabric bin and display work. The work need to be clean, properly backed and protected with shrink wrap. All bin work should be labeled with title, artist name, medium and price.

    For more information or to download complete submission guidelines, application and exhibition details, please visit our website http://www.wilmingtoncommunityarts.org or email Samantha Herrick, Community Arts Center Director at slherrick@thalian.org. Complete details about American Craft Walk Wilmington can be found at
    americancraftwalkwilmington.com.

    The Hannah Block Historic USO/Community Arts Center is owned by the City of Wilmington and managed by Thalian Association Community Theatre. The Historic USO Building is a cultural treasure that has been the center of recreation and art for generations of local children. Today the HBHUSO/CAC continues to be the home for children, art and recreation while serving as a mini museum of the Wilmington and New Hanover County WWII home front. For more information, please visit
    http://www.wilmingtoncommunityarts.org.
    Hannah Block USO/Community Arts Center
    120 South 2nd Street Wilmington NC 28401
    Susan Habas 919.341.7860 communityartscenter41@gmail.com
  • | NATL - Public Interest
    - A day to thank, honor, and celebrate the aunt in a child's life. Whether an Auntie by relation, choice or godmother for everything she does for a child not-her-own. For more information please visit http://www.AuntiesDay.com
     
           

Monday, July 25th, 2016

  • - The Hannah Block Historic USO/Community Arts Center is seeking 2D artists for the 2nd Annual ARTfall Juried Art Show and Sale to be held October 13th - 16th, 2016. ARTfall will be one of the events during American Craft Walk Wilmington (formerly the Art Walk) a celebration of visual and performing arts at various locations in downtown Wilmington culminating in the walk on October 15th.The ARTfall Exhibition will be open to the public 10:00am – 5:00pm Thursday – Saturday and Sunday 1:00 – 5:00pm with an artists’ reception Saturday October 15th, 2:00 – 4:00 pm featuring the award presentation at 3:00 pm. The deadline for applications and online registration is September 30, 2016.


    Only original artwork completed within the last two years will be considered for exhibition. An original artwork is the artist’s sole creation and Is not, in whole or in part, a copy of any other persons work or photograph. Preference is given to artists from the Lower Cape Fear region.

    Application Guidelines
    Exhibits will be October 13th – 16th, 2016. Selections are made by a review panel.
    The Review Panel will consider up to a maximum of 5 digital images. Images must be in a JPEG or TIFF format with a minimum resolution of 300 dpi not to exceed 1080 pixels in any one direction. Additional support material including resume, exhibit history, and artist’s website will aid in the selection process. Due to space limitations we may not be able to hang all accepted work but all work will be juried.
    Works must be suitable for viewing by the general public. The participating artist must be the one who conceived of and executed the finished product. Photographically or commercially reproduced work is also acceptable. It must be limited editions, signed and numbered by the artist.
    By submission of an application, the artist accepts all conditions set forth in this prospectus.
    Artists who will not be dropping off their work in person are responsible for all costs associated with the shipping to and from the HBHUSO/CAC.
    ·Applications must be received by September 30th with the JPG or TIFF artwork images.
    Exhibition Guidelines
    All two-dimensional works must be framed or gallery wrapped and wired for hanging. Exposed edges and beck must be clean. The HBHUSO/CAC reserves the right to refuse the installation of items with faulty framing, wiring or hanging devices. Glass clip frames or saw tooth hangers will not be accepted.
    At the time of installation, the artist is responsible for completing a consignment agreement with a member of the HBHUSO/CAC staff and provides a complete inventory of works
    The HBHUSO/CAC will collect 20% on all sales during the exhibition.
    Artists whose works are selected own the pieces until it is sold by the HBHUSO/CAC. All works will be handled with professional care. The Hannah Block Historic USO/Community Arts Center, the City of Wilmington and the Thalian Association limit liability for damage of artwork from handling, viewing and exhibition use during the consignment period. The Hannah Block Historic USO/ Community Arts Center nor any of its subsidiaries are not responsible for damage or loss that occurs prior to, during or after expiration of the consignment period. Artist shall at all times maintain appropriate property and loss insurance coverage on any consigned items to protect Artist against damage or loss to such consigned goods.
    All artists accepted may provide a black folding fabric bin and display work. The work need to be clean, properly backed and protected with shrink wrap. All bin work should be labeled with title, artist name, medium and price.

    For more information or to download complete submission guidelines, application and exhibition details, please visit our website http://www.wilmingtoncommunityarts.org or email Samantha Herrick, Community Arts Center Director at slherrick@thalian.org. Complete details about American Craft Walk Wilmington can be found at
    americancraftwalkwilmington.com.

    The Hannah Block Historic USO/Community Arts Center is owned by the City of Wilmington and managed by Thalian Association Community Theatre. The Historic USO Building is a cultural treasure that has been the center of recreation and art for generations of local children. Today the HBHUSO/CAC continues to be the home for children, art and recreation while serving as a mini museum of the Wilmington and New Hanover County WWII home front. For more information, please visit
    http://www.wilmingtoncommunityarts.org.
    Hannah Block USO/Community Arts Center
    120 South 2nd Street Wilmington NC 28401
    Susan Habas 919.341.7860 communityartscenter41@gmail.com
  • | NATL - Sports and Entertainment
    - July 25-31 at Baltusrol Golf Club, Springfield, NJ. The 98th championship conducted by the Professional Golfers' Association of America. For information visit http://www.pga.com
     
           

Tuesday, July 26th, 2016

  • - The Hannah Block Historic USO/Community Arts Center is seeking 2D artists for the 2nd Annual ARTfall Juried Art Show and Sale to be held October 13th - 16th, 2016. ARTfall will be one of the events during American Craft Walk Wilmington (formerly the Art Walk) a celebration of visual and performing arts at various locations in downtown Wilmington culminating in the walk on October 15th.The ARTfall Exhibition will be open to the public 10:00am – 5:00pm Thursday – Saturday and Sunday 1:00 – 5:00pm with an artists’ reception Saturday October 15th, 2:00 – 4:00 pm featuring the award presentation at 3:00 pm. The deadline for applications and online registration is September 30, 2016.


    Only original artwork completed within the last two years will be considered for exhibition. An original artwork is the artist’s sole creation and Is not, in whole or in part, a copy of any other persons work or photograph. Preference is given to artists from the Lower Cape Fear region.

    Application Guidelines
    Exhibits will be October 13th – 16th, 2016. Selections are made by a review panel.
    The Review Panel will consider up to a maximum of 5 digital images. Images must be in a JPEG or TIFF format with a minimum resolution of 300 dpi not to exceed 1080 pixels in any one direction. Additional support material including resume, exhibit history, and artist’s website will aid in the selection process. Due to space limitations we may not be able to hang all accepted work but all work will be juried.
    Works must be suitable for viewing by the general public. The participating artist must be the one who conceived of and executed the finished product. Photographically or commercially reproduced work is also acceptable. It must be limited editions, signed and numbered by the artist.
    By submission of an application, the artist accepts all conditions set forth in this prospectus.
    Artists who will not be dropping off their work in person are responsible for all costs associated with the shipping to and from the HBHUSO/CAC.
    ·Applications must be received by September 30th with the JPG or TIFF artwork images.
    Exhibition Guidelines
    All two-dimensional works must be framed or gallery wrapped and wired for hanging. Exposed edges and beck must be clean. The HBHUSO/CAC reserves the right to refuse the installation of items with faulty framing, wiring or hanging devices. Glass clip frames or saw tooth hangers will not be accepted.
    At the time of installation, the artist is responsible for completing a consignment agreement with a member of the HBHUSO/CAC staff and provides a complete inventory of works
    The HBHUSO/CAC will collect 20% on all sales during the exhibition.
    Artists whose works are selected own the pieces until it is sold by the HBHUSO/CAC. All works will be handled with professional care. The Hannah Block Historic USO/Community Arts Center, the City of Wilmington and the Thalian Association limit liability for damage of artwork from handling, viewing and exhibition use during the consignment period. The Hannah Block Historic USO/ Community Arts Center nor any of its subsidiaries are not responsible for damage or loss that occurs prior to, during or after expiration of the consignment period. Artist shall at all times maintain appropriate property and loss insurance coverage on any consigned items to protect Artist against damage or loss to such consigned goods.
    All artists accepted may provide a black folding fabric bin and display work. The work need to be clean, properly backed and protected with shrink wrap. All bin work should be labeled with title, artist name, medium and price.

    For more information or to download complete submission guidelines, application and exhibition details, please visit our website http://www.wilmingtoncommunityarts.org or email Samantha Herrick, Community Arts Center Director at slherrick@thalian.org. Complete details about American Craft Walk Wilmington can be found at
    americancraftwalkwilmington.com.

    The Hannah Block Historic USO/Community Arts Center is owned by the City of Wilmington and managed by Thalian Association Community Theatre. The Historic USO Building is a cultural treasure that has been the center of recreation and art for generations of local children. Today the HBHUSO/CAC continues to be the home for children, art and recreation while serving as a mini museum of the Wilmington and New Hanover County WWII home front. For more information, please visit
    http://www.wilmingtoncommunityarts.org.
    Hannah Block USO/Community Arts Center
    120 South 2nd Street Wilmington NC 28401
    Susan Habas 919.341.7860 communityartscenter41@gmail.com
  • | NATL - Government
    - On this date in 1947, President Truman signed legislation unifying the two branches of the armed forces into the Department of Defense. The branches merged were the Army and the Navy. The Air Force was separated from the Army at the same time and made an independent force.
     
           
  • | NATL - Moon Phases
    - Moon enters last quarter phase at 7:00pm EDT
     
           

Wednesday, July 27th, 2016

  • - The Hannah Block Historic USO/Community Arts Center is seeking 2D artists for the 2nd Annual ARTfall Juried Art Show and Sale to be held October 13th - 16th, 2016. ARTfall will be one of the events during American Craft Walk Wilmington (formerly the Art Walk) a celebration of visual and performing arts at various locations in downtown Wilmington culminating in the walk on October 15th.The ARTfall Exhibition will be open to the public 10:00am – 5:00pm Thursday – Saturday and Sunday 1:00 – 5:00pm with an artists’ reception Saturday October 15th, 2:00 – 4:00 pm featuring the award presentation at 3:00 pm. The deadline for applications and online registration is September 30, 2016.


    Only original artwork completed within the last two years will be considered for exhibition. An original artwork is the artist’s sole creation and Is not, in whole or in part, a copy of any other persons work or photograph. Preference is given to artists from the Lower Cape Fear region.

    Application Guidelines
    Exhibits will be October 13th – 16th, 2016. Selections are made by a review panel.
    The Review Panel will consider up to a maximum of 5 digital images. Images must be in a JPEG or TIFF format with a minimum resolution of 300 dpi not to exceed 1080 pixels in any one direction. Additional support material including resume, exhibit history, and artist’s website will aid in the selection process. Due to space limitations we may not be able to hang all accepted work but all work will be juried.
    Works must be suitable for viewing by the general public. The participating artist must be the one who conceived of and executed the finished product. Photographically or commercially reproduced work is also acceptable. It must be limited editions, signed and numbered by the artist.
    By submission of an application, the artist accepts all conditions set forth in this prospectus.
    Artists who will not be dropping off their work in person are responsible for all costs associated with the shipping to and from the HBHUSO/CAC.
    ·Applications must be received by September 30th with the JPG or TIFF artwork images.
    Exhibition Guidelines
    All two-dimensional works must be framed or gallery wrapped and wired for hanging. Exposed edges and beck must be clean. The HBHUSO/CAC reserves the right to refuse the installation of items with faulty framing, wiring or hanging devices. Glass clip frames or saw tooth hangers will not be accepted.
    At the time of installation, the artist is responsible for completing a consignment agreement with a member of the HBHUSO/CAC staff and provides a complete inventory of works
    The HBHUSO/CAC will collect 20% on all sales during the exhibition.
    Artists whose works are selected own the pieces until it is sold by the HBHUSO/CAC. All works will be handled with professional care. The Hannah Block Historic USO/Community Arts Center, the City of Wilmington and the Thalian Association limit liability for damage of artwork from handling, viewing and exhibition use during the consignment period. The Hannah Block Historic USO/ Community Arts Center nor any of its subsidiaries are not responsible for damage or loss that occurs prior to, during or after expiration of the consignment period. Artist shall at all times maintain appropriate property and loss insurance coverage on any consigned items to protect Artist against damage or loss to such consigned goods.
    All artists accepted may provide a black folding fabric bin and display work. The work need to be clean, properly backed and protected with shrink wrap. All bin work should be labeled with title, artist name, medium and price.

    For more information or to download complete submission guidelines, application and exhibition details, please visit our website http://www.wilmingtoncommunityarts.org or email Samantha Herrick, Community Arts Center Director at slherrick@thalian.org. Complete details about American Craft Walk Wilmington can be found at
    americancraftwalkwilmington.com.

    The Hannah Block Historic USO/Community Arts Center is owned by the City of Wilmington and managed by Thalian Association Community Theatre. The Historic USO Building is a cultural treasure that has been the center of recreation and art for generations of local children. Today the HBHUSO/CAC continues to be the home for children, art and recreation while serving as a mini museum of the Wilmington and New Hanover County WWII home front. For more information, please visit
    http://www.wilmingtoncommunityarts.org.
    Hannah Block USO/Community Arts Center
    120 South 2nd Street Wilmington NC 28401
    Susan Habas 919.341.7860 communityartscenter41@gmail.com
  • | 11:00am - 2:00pm | Local Events, Shred, Shredding, Shred-A-Thon
    - Local groups are sponsoring free Shred-A-Thons. Shred-A-Thons are a perfect way to destroy old tax records, checks, employment records, credit applications or other documents that contain confidential information. You must remove papers from 3-ring binders but you do not need to remove staples or paper clips.

    WILMINGTON (New Hanover County)
    Wednesday, July 27
    11:00 am- 2:00 pm
    Lowes Foods
    5309 Carolina Beach Road
    Sponsor: Lowes Foods, Shred360
    *3 bag/box limit

    This information brought to you on behalf of North Carolina Attorney General Roy Cooper. All shredding events are free, but in some instances donations may be requested. Shred events may end early due to severe weather or if the shredding truck is full. Always check with the local sponsors for event changes or additional details. This service is provided to individuals, to help prevent identity theft by safely disposing of personal documents. (Businesses or individuals with large quantities of documents should contact a shredding company for assistance.) The NC Department of Justice does not endorse any business or charity.
    Lowes Food
    5309 Carolina Beach Road Wilmington NC 28412
  • - A special remembrance of the veterans of the Korean War, and especially those of the US and allied combatants who made the ultimate sacrifice in Korea. The display of the US flag is encouraged on this day.
     
           

Thursday, July 28th, 2016

  • - The Hannah Block Historic USO/Community Arts Center is seeking 2D artists for the 2nd Annual ARTfall Juried Art Show and Sale to be held October 13th - 16th, 2016. ARTfall will be one of the events during American Craft Walk Wilmington (formerly the Art Walk) a celebration of visual and performing arts at various locations in downtown Wilmington culminating in the walk on October 15th.The ARTfall Exhibition will be open to the public 10:00am – 5:00pm Thursday – Saturday and Sunday 1:00 – 5:00pm with an artists’ reception Saturday October 15th, 2:00 – 4:00 pm featuring the award presentation at 3:00 pm. The deadline for applications and online registration is September 30, 2016.


    Only original artwork completed within the last two years will be considered for exhibition. An original artwork is the artist’s sole creation and Is not, in whole or in part, a copy of any other persons work or photograph. Preference is given to artists from the Lower Cape Fear region.

    Application Guidelines
    Exhibits will be October 13th – 16th, 2016. Selections are made by a review panel.
    The Review Panel will consider up to a maximum of 5 digital images. Images must be in a JPEG or TIFF format with a minimum resolution of 300 dpi not to exceed 1080 pixels in any one direction. Additional support material including resume, exhibit history, and artist’s website will aid in the selection process. Due to space limitations we may not be able to hang all accepted work but all work will be juried.
    Works must be suitable for viewing by the general public. The participating artist must be the one who conceived of and executed the finished product. Photographically or commercially reproduced work is also acceptable. It must be limited editions, signed and numbered by the artist.
    By submission of an application, the artist accepts all conditions set forth in this prospectus.
    Artists who will not be dropping off their work in person are responsible for all costs associated with the shipping to and from the HBHUSO/CAC.
    ·Applications must be received by September 30th with the JPG or TIFF artwork images.
    Exhibition Guidelines
    All two-dimensional works must be framed or gallery wrapped and wired for hanging. Exposed edges and beck must be clean. The HBHUSO/CAC reserves the right to refuse the installation of items with faulty framing, wiring or hanging devices. Glass clip frames or saw tooth hangers will not be accepted.
    At the time of installation, the artist is responsible for completing a consignment agreement with a member of the HBHUSO/CAC staff and provides a complete inventory of works
    The HBHUSO/CAC will collect 20% on all sales during the exhibition.
    Artists whose works are selected own the pieces until it is sold by the HBHUSO/CAC. All works will be handled with professional care. The Hannah Block Historic USO/Community Arts Center, the City of Wilmington and the Thalian Association limit liability for damage of artwork from handling, viewing and exhibition use during the consignment period. The Hannah Block Historic USO/ Community Arts Center nor any of its subsidiaries are not responsible for damage or loss that occurs prior to, during or after expiration of the consignment period. Artist shall at all times maintain appropriate property and loss insurance coverage on any consigned items to protect Artist against damage or loss to such consigned goods.
    All artists accepted may provide a black folding fabric bin and display work. The work need to be clean, properly backed and protected with shrink wrap. All bin work should be labeled with title, artist name, medium and price.

    For more information or to download complete submission guidelines, application and exhibition details, please visit our website http://www.wilmingtoncommunityarts.org or email Samantha Herrick, Community Arts Center Director at slherrick@thalian.org. Complete details about American Craft Walk Wilmington can be found at
    americancraftwalkwilmington.com.

    The Hannah Block Historic USO/Community Arts Center is owned by the City of Wilmington and managed by Thalian Association Community Theatre. The Historic USO Building is a cultural treasure that has been the center of recreation and art for generations of local children. Today the HBHUSO/CAC continues to be the home for children, art and recreation while serving as a mini museum of the Wilmington and New Hanover County WWII home front. For more information, please visit
    http://www.wilmingtoncommunityarts.org.
    Hannah Block USO/Community Arts Center
    120 South 2nd Street Wilmington NC 28401
    Susan Habas 919.341.7860 communityartscenter41@gmail.com
  • | NATL - Historical
    - This war is also known as the First World War or the Great War. It was a global war originating in Europe that began on July 28th,1914 and lasted until November 11th,1918. The assignation of the Archduke Francis Ferdinand and his wife by a Serbian nationalist is what provoked this war. Austria-Hungary declared war on Serbia, which was the formal beginning of the war.
     
           

Friday, July 29th, 2016

  • - The Hannah Block Historic USO/Community Arts Center is seeking 2D artists for the 2nd Annual ARTfall Juried Art Show and Sale to be held October 13th - 16th, 2016. ARTfall will be one of the events during American Craft Walk Wilmington (formerly the Art Walk) a celebration of visual and performing arts at various locations in downtown Wilmington culminating in the walk on October 15th.The ARTfall Exhibition will be open to the public 10:00am – 5:00pm Thursday – Saturday and Sunday 1:00 – 5:00pm with an artists’ reception Saturday October 15th, 2:00 – 4:00 pm featuring the award presentation at 3:00 pm. The deadline for applications and online registration is September 30, 2016.


    Only original artwork completed within the last two years will be considered for exhibition. An original artwork is the artist’s sole creation and Is not, in whole or in part, a copy of any other persons work or photograph. Preference is given to artists from the Lower Cape Fear region.

    Application Guidelines
    Exhibits will be October 13th – 16th, 2016. Selections are made by a review panel.
    The Review Panel will consider up to a maximum of 5 digital images. Images must be in a JPEG or TIFF format with a minimum resolution of 300 dpi not to exceed 1080 pixels in any one direction. Additional support material including resume, exhibit history, and artist’s website will aid in the selection process. Due to space limitations we may not be able to hang all accepted work but all work will be juried.
    Works must be suitable for viewing by the general public. The participating artist must be the one who conceived of and executed the finished product. Photographically or commercially reproduced work is also acceptable. It must be limited editions, signed and numbered by the artist.
    By submission of an application, the artist accepts all conditions set forth in this prospectus.
    Artists who will not be dropping off their work in person are responsible for all costs associated with the shipping to and from the HBHUSO/CAC.
    ·Applications must be received by September 30th with the JPG or TIFF artwork images.
    Exhibition Guidelines
    All two-dimensional works must be framed or gallery wrapped and wired for hanging. Exposed edges and beck must be clean. The HBHUSO/CAC reserves the right to refuse the installation of items with faulty framing, wiring or hanging devices. Glass clip frames or saw tooth hangers will not be accepted.
    At the time of installation, the artist is responsible for completing a consignment agreement with a member of the HBHUSO/CAC staff and provides a complete inventory of works
    The HBHUSO/CAC will collect 20% on all sales during the exhibition.
    Artists whose works are selected own the pieces until it is sold by the HBHUSO/CAC. All works will be handled with professional care. The Hannah Block Historic USO/Community Arts Center, the City of Wilmington and the Thalian Association limit liability for damage of artwork from handling, viewing and exhibition use during the consignment period. The Hannah Block Historic USO/ Community Arts Center nor any of its subsidiaries are not responsible for damage or loss that occurs prior to, during or after expiration of the consignment period. Artist shall at all times maintain appropriate property and loss insurance coverage on any consigned items to protect Artist against damage or loss to such consigned goods.
    All artists accepted may provide a black folding fabric bin and display work. The work need to be clean, properly backed and protected with shrink wrap. All bin work should be labeled with title, artist name, medium and price.

    For more information or to download complete submission guidelines, application and exhibition details, please visit our website http://www.wilmingtoncommunityarts.org or email Samantha Herrick, Community Arts Center Director at slherrick@thalian.org. Complete details about American Craft Walk Wilmington can be found at
    americancraftwalkwilmington.com.

    The Hannah Block Historic USO/Community Arts Center is owned by the City of Wilmington and managed by Thalian Association Community Theatre. The Historic USO Building is a cultural treasure that has been the center of recreation and art for generations of local children. Today the HBHUSO/CAC continues to be the home for children, art and recreation while serving as a mini museum of the Wilmington and New Hanover County WWII home front. For more information, please visit
    http://www.wilmingtoncommunityarts.org.
    Hannah Block USO/Community Arts Center
    120 South 2nd Street Wilmington NC 28401
    Susan Habas 919.341.7860 communityartscenter41@gmail.com
  • | 9:00am - 4:00pm | Local Events, Alzheimer's, Dementia, Senior, Help, Seminar
    - Alzheimer's & Dementia Seminar with Teepa Snow, MS, OTR/L, FAOTA
    Registrations at 8:30AM
    Nationally renowned dementia expert Teepa Snow is coming to our area to present a special Alzheimer's & dementia seminar for family members caring for loved ones with dementia.
    For more information call Carolyn Jones at 910-251-8741
    Registration Fee: $10.00 (includes seminar/breakfast & lunch)
    Remit payment to: Senior Helpers of Wilmington
    2214-A Wrightsville Ave., Wilmington, NC 28403
    Scotts Hill Baptist Church
    185 Scotts Hill Loop Rd Wilmington NC 28411
    Carolyn Jones 910.251.8741

Saturday, July 30th, 2016

  • - The Hannah Block Historic USO/Community Arts Center is seeking 2D artists for the 2nd Annual ARTfall Juried Art Show and Sale to be held October 13th - 16th, 2016. ARTfall will be one of the events during American Craft Walk Wilmington (formerly the Art Walk) a celebration of visual and performing arts at various locations in downtown Wilmington culminating in the walk on October 15th.The ARTfall Exhibition will be open to the public 10:00am – 5:00pm Thursday – Saturday and Sunday 1:00 – 5:00pm with an artists’ reception Saturday October 15th, 2:00 – 4:00 pm featuring the award presentation at 3:00 pm. The deadline for applications and online registration is September 30, 2016.


    Only original artwork completed within the last two years will be considered for exhibition. An original artwork is the artist’s sole creation and Is not, in whole or in part, a copy of any other persons work or photograph. Preference is given to artists from the Lower Cape Fear region.

    Application Guidelines
    Exhibits will be October 13th – 16th, 2016. Selections are made by a review panel.
    The Review Panel will consider up to a maximum of 5 digital images. Images must be in a JPEG or TIFF format with a minimum resolution of 300 dpi not to exceed 1080 pixels in any one direction. Additional support material including resume, exhibit history, and artist’s website will aid in the selection process. Due to space limitations we may not be able to hang all accepted work but all work will be juried.
    Works must be suitable for viewing by the general public. The participating artist must be the one who conceived of and executed the finished product. Photographically or commercially reproduced work is also acceptable. It must be limited editions, signed and numbered by the artist.
    By submission of an application, the artist accepts all conditions set forth in this prospectus.
    Artists who will not be dropping off their work in person are responsible for all costs associated with the shipping to and from the HBHUSO/CAC.
    ·Applications must be received by September 30th with the JPG or TIFF artwork images.
    Exhibition Guidelines
    All two-dimensional works must be framed or gallery wrapped and wired for hanging. Exposed edges and beck must be clean. The HBHUSO/CAC reserves the right to refuse the installation of items with faulty framing, wiring or hanging devices. Glass clip frames or saw tooth hangers will not be accepted.
    At the time of installation, the artist is responsible for completing a consignment agreement with a member of the HBHUSO/CAC staff and provides a complete inventory of works
    The HBHUSO/CAC will collect 20% on all sales during the exhibition.
    Artists whose works are selected own the pieces until it is sold by the HBHUSO/CAC. All works will be handled with professional care. The Hannah Block Historic USO/Community Arts Center, the City of Wilmington and the Thalian Association limit liability for damage of artwork from handling, viewing and exhibition use during the consignment period. The Hannah Block Historic USO/ Community Arts Center nor any of its subsidiaries are not responsible for damage or loss that occurs prior to, during or after expiration of the consignment period. Artist shall at all times maintain appropriate property and loss insurance coverage on any consigned items to protect Artist against damage or loss to such consigned goods.
    All artists accepted may provide a black folding fabric bin and display work. The work need to be clean, properly backed and protected with shrink wrap. All bin work should be labeled with title, artist name, medium and price.

    For more information or to download complete submission guidelines, application and exhibition details, please visit our website http://www.wilmingtoncommunityarts.org or email Samantha Herrick, Community Arts Center Director at slherrick@thalian.org. Complete details about American Craft Walk Wilmington can be found at
    americancraftwalkwilmington.com.

    The Hannah Block Historic USO/Community Arts Center is owned by the City of Wilmington and managed by Thalian Association Community Theatre. The Historic USO Building is a cultural treasure that has been the center of recreation and art for generations of local children. Today the HBHUSO/CAC continues to be the home for children, art and recreation while serving as a mini museum of the Wilmington and New Hanover County WWII home front. For more information, please visit
    http://www.wilmingtoncommunityarts.org.
    Hannah Block USO/Community Arts Center
    120 South 2nd Street Wilmington NC 28401
    Susan Habas 919.341.7860 communityartscenter41@gmail.com
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Sunday, July 31st, 2016

  • - The Hannah Block Historic USO/Community Arts Center is seeking 2D artists for the 2nd Annual ARTfall Juried Art Show and Sale to be held October 13th - 16th, 2016. ARTfall will be one of the events during American Craft Walk Wilmington (formerly the Art Walk) a celebration of visual and performing arts at various locations in downtown Wilmington culminating in the walk on October 15th.The ARTfall Exhibition will be open to the public 10:00am – 5:00pm Thursday – Saturday and Sunday 1:00 – 5:00pm with an artists’ reception Saturday October 15th, 2:00 – 4:00 pm featuring the award presentation at 3:00 pm. The deadline for applications and online registration is September 30, 2016.


    Only original artwork completed within the last two years will be considered for exhibition. An original artwork is the artist’s sole creation and Is not, in whole or in part, a copy of any other persons work or photograph. Preference is given to artists from the Lower Cape Fear region.

    Application Guidelines
    Exhibits will be October 13th – 16th, 2016. Selections are made by a review panel.
    The Review Panel will consider up to a maximum of 5 digital images. Images must be in a JPEG or TIFF format with a minimum resolution of 300 dpi not to exceed 1080 pixels in any one direction. Additional support material including resume, exhibit history, and artist’s website will aid in the selection process. Due to space limitations we may not be able to hang all accepted work but all work will be juried.
    Works must be suitable for viewing by the general public. The participating artist must be the one who conceived of and executed the finished product. Photographically or commercially reproduced work is also acceptable. It must be limited editions, signed and numbered by the artist.
    By submission of an application, the artist accepts all conditions set forth in this prospectus.
    Artists who will not be dropping off their work in person are responsible for all costs associated with the shipping to and from the HBHUSO/CAC.
    ·Applications must be received by September 30th with the JPG or TIFF artwork images.
    Exhibition Guidelines
    All two-dimensional works must be framed or gallery wrapped and wired for hanging. Exposed edges and beck must be clean. The HBHUSO/CAC reserves the right to refuse the installation of items with faulty framing, wiring or hanging devices. Glass clip frames or saw tooth hangers will not be accepted.
    At the time of installation, the artist is responsible for completing a consignment agreement with a member of the HBHUSO/CAC staff and provides a complete inventory of works
    The HBHUSO/CAC will collect 20% on all sales during the exhibition.
    Artists whose works are selected own the pieces until it is sold by the HBHUSO/CAC. All works will be handled with professional care. The Hannah Block Historic USO/Community Arts Center, the City of Wilmington and the Thalian Association limit liability for damage of artwork from handling, viewing and exhibition use during the consignment period. The Hannah Block Historic USO/ Community Arts Center nor any of its subsidiaries are not responsible for damage or loss that occurs prior to, during or after expiration of the consignment period. Artist shall at all times maintain appropriate property and loss insurance coverage on any consigned items to protect Artist against damage or loss to such consigned goods.
    All artists accepted may provide a black folding fabric bin and display work. The work need to be clean, properly backed and protected with shrink wrap. All bin work should be labeled with title, artist name, medium and price.

    For more information or to download complete submission guidelines, application and exhibition details, please visit our website http://www.wilmingtoncommunityarts.org or email Samantha Herrick, Community Arts Center Director at slherrick@thalian.org. Complete details about American Craft Walk Wilmington can be found at
    americancraftwalkwilmington.com.

    The Hannah Block Historic USO/Community Arts Center is owned by the City of Wilmington and managed by Thalian Association Community Theatre. The Historic USO Building is a cultural treasure that has been the center of recreation and art for generations of local children. Today the HBHUSO/CAC continues to be the home for children, art and recreation while serving as a mini museum of the Wilmington and New Hanover County WWII home front. For more information, please visit
    http://www.wilmingtoncommunityarts.org.
    Hannah Block USO/Community Arts Center
    120 South 2nd Street Wilmington NC 28401
    Susan Habas 919.341.7860 communityartscenter41@gmail.com

Monday, August 1st, 2016

  • - The Hannah Block Historic USO/Community Arts Center is seeking 2D artists for the 2nd Annual ARTfall Juried Art Show and Sale to be held October 13th - 16th, 2016. ARTfall will be one of the events during American Craft Walk Wilmington (formerly the Art Walk) a celebration of visual and performing arts at various locations in downtown Wilmington culminating in the walk on October 15th.The ARTfall Exhibition will be open to the public 10:00am – 5:00pm Thursday – Saturday and Sunday 1:00 – 5:00pm with an artists’ reception Saturday October 15th, 2:00 – 4:00 pm featuring the award presentation at 3:00 pm. The deadline for applications and online registration is September 30, 2016.


    Only original artwork completed within the last two years will be considered for exhibition. An original artwork is the artist’s sole creation and Is not, in whole or in part, a copy of any other persons work or photograph. Preference is given to artists from the Lower Cape Fear region.

    Application Guidelines
    Exhibits will be October 13th – 16th, 2016. Selections are made by a review panel.
    The Review Panel will consider up to a maximum of 5 digital images. Images must be in a JPEG or TIFF format with a minimum resolution of 300 dpi not to exceed 1080 pixels in any one direction. Additional support material including resume, exhibit history, and artist’s website will aid in the selection process. Due to space limitations we may not be able to hang all accepted work but all work will be juried.
    Works must be suitable for viewing by the general public. The participating artist must be the one who conceived of and executed the finished product. Photographically or commercially reproduced work is also acceptable. It must be limited editions, signed and numbered by the artist.
    By submission of an application, the artist accepts all conditions set forth in this prospectus.
    Artists who will not be dropping off their work in person are responsible for all costs associated with the shipping to and from the HBHUSO/CAC.
    ·Applications must be received by September 30th with the JPG or TIFF artwork images.
    Exhibition Guidelines
    All two-dimensional works must be framed or gallery wrapped and wired for hanging. Exposed edges and beck must be clean. The HBHUSO/CAC reserves the right to refuse the installation of items with faulty framing, wiring or hanging devices. Glass clip frames or saw tooth hangers will not be accepted.
    At the time of installation, the artist is responsible for completing a consignment agreement with a member of the HBHUSO/CAC staff and provides a complete inventory of works
    The HBHUSO/CAC will collect 20% on all sales during the exhibition.
    Artists whose works are selected own the pieces until it is sold by the HBHUSO/CAC. All works will be handled with professional care. The Hannah Block Historic USO/Community Arts Center, the City of Wilmington and the Thalian Association limit liability for damage of artwork from handling, viewing and exhibition use during the consignment period. The Hannah Block Historic USO/ Community Arts Center nor any of its subsidiaries are not responsible for damage or loss that occurs prior to, during or after expiration of the consignment period. Artist shall at all times maintain appropriate property and loss insurance coverage on any consigned items to protect Artist against damage or loss to such consigned goods.
    All artists accepted may provide a black folding fabric bin and display work. The work need to be clean, properly backed and protected with shrink wrap. All bin work should be labeled with title, artist name, medium and price.

    For more information or to download complete submission guidelines, application and exhibition details, please visit our website http://www.wilmingtoncommunityarts.org or email Samantha Herrick, Community Arts Center Director at slherrick@thalian.org. Complete details about American Craft Walk Wilmington can be found at
    americancraftwalkwilmington.com.

    The Hannah Block Historic USO/Community Arts Center is owned by the City of Wilmington and managed by Thalian Association Community Theatre. The Historic USO Building is a cultural treasure that has been the center of recreation and art for generations of local children. Today the HBHUSO/CAC continues to be the home for children, art and recreation while serving as a mini museum of the Wilmington and New Hanover County WWII home front. For more information, please visit
    http://www.wilmingtoncommunityarts.org.
    Hannah Block USO/Community Arts Center
    120 South 2nd Street Wilmington NC 28401
    Susan Habas 919.341.7860 communityartscenter41@gmail.com
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Tuesday, August 2nd, 2016

  • - The Hannah Block Historic USO/Community Arts Center is seeking 2D artists for the 2nd Annual ARTfall Juried Art Show and Sale to be held October 13th - 16th, 2016. ARTfall will be one of the events during American Craft Walk Wilmington (formerly the Art Walk) a celebration of visual and performing arts at various locations in downtown Wilmington culminating in the walk on October 15th.The ARTfall Exhibition will be open to the public 10:00am – 5:00pm Thursday – Saturday and Sunday 1:00 – 5:00pm with an artists’ reception Saturday October 15th, 2:00 – 4:00 pm featuring the award presentation at 3:00 pm. The deadline for applications and online registration is September 30, 2016.


    Only original artwork completed within the last two years will be considered for exhibition. An original artwork is the artist’s sole creation and Is not, in whole or in part, a copy of any other persons work or photograph. Preference is given to artists from the Lower Cape Fear region.

    Application Guidelines
    Exhibits will be October 13th – 16th, 2016. Selections are made by a review panel.
    The Review Panel will consider up to a maximum of 5 digital images. Images must be in a JPEG or TIFF format with a minimum resolution of 300 dpi not to exceed 1080 pixels in any one direction. Additional support material including resume, exhibit history, and artist’s website will aid in the selection process. Due to space limitations we may not be able to hang all accepted work but all work will be juried.
    Works must be suitable for viewing by the general public. The participating artist must be the one who conceived of and executed the finished product. Photographically or commercially reproduced work is also acceptable. It must be limited editions, signed and numbered by the artist.
    By submission of an application, the artist accepts all conditions set forth in this prospectus.
    Artists who will not be dropping off their work in person are responsible for all costs associated with the shipping to and from the HBHUSO/CAC.
    ·Applications must be received by September 30th with the JPG or TIFF artwork images.
    Exhibition Guidelines
    All two-dimensional works must be framed or gallery wrapped and wired for hanging. Exposed edges and beck must be clean. The HBHUSO/CAC reserves the right to refuse the installation of items with faulty framing, wiring or hanging devices. Glass clip frames or saw tooth hangers will not be accepted.
    At the time of installation, the artist is responsible for completing a consignment agreement with a member of the HBHUSO/CAC staff and provides a complete inventory of works
    The HBHUSO/CAC will collect 20% on all sales during the exhibition.
    Artists whose works are selected own the pieces until it is sold by the HBHUSO/CAC. All works will be handled with professional care. The Hannah Block Historic USO/Community Arts Center, the City of Wilmington and the Thalian Association limit liability for damage of artwork from handling, viewing and exhibition use during the consignment period. The Hannah Block Historic USO/ Community Arts Center nor any of its subsidiaries are not responsible for damage or loss that occurs prior to, during or after expiration of the consignment period. Artist shall at all times maintain appropriate property and loss insurance coverage on any consigned items to protect Artist against damage or loss to such consigned goods.
    All artists accepted may provide a black folding fabric bin and display work. The work need to be clean, properly backed and protected with shrink wrap. All bin work should be labeled with title, artist name, medium and price.

    For more information or to download complete submission guidelines, application and exhibition details, please visit our website http://www.wilmingtoncommunityarts.org or email Samantha Herrick, Community Arts Center Director at slherrick@thalian.org. Complete details about American Craft Walk Wilmington can be found at
    americancraftwalkwilmington.com.

    The Hannah Block Historic USO/Community Arts Center is owned by the City of Wilmington and managed by Thalian Association Community Theatre. The Historic USO Building is a cultural treasure that has been the center of recreation and art for generations of local children. Today the HBHUSO/CAC continues to be the home for children, art and recreation while serving as a mini museum of the Wilmington and New Hanover County WWII home front. For more information, please visit
    http://www.wilmingtoncommunityarts.org.
    Hannah Block USO/Community Arts Center
    120 South 2nd Street Wilmington NC 28401
    Susan Habas 919.341.7860 communityartscenter41@gmail.com
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Wednesday, August 3rd, 2016

  • - The Hannah Block Historic USO/Community Arts Center is seeking 2D artists for the 2nd Annual ARTfall Juried Art Show and Sale to be held October 13th - 16th, 2016. ARTfall will be one of the events during American Craft Walk Wilmington (formerly the Art Walk) a celebration of visual and performing arts at various locations in downtown Wilmington culminating in the walk on October 15th.The ARTfall Exhibition will be open to the public 10:00am – 5:00pm Thursday – Saturday and Sunday 1:00 – 5:00pm with an artists’ reception Saturday October 15th, 2:00 – 4:00 pm featuring the award presentation at 3:00 pm. The deadline for applications and online registration is September 30, 2016.


    Only original artwork completed within the last two years will be considered for exhibition. An original artwork is the artist’s sole creation and Is not, in whole or in part, a copy of any other persons work or photograph. Preference is given to artists from the Lower Cape Fear region.

    Application Guidelines
    Exhibits will be October 13th – 16th, 2016. Selections are made by a review panel.
    The Review Panel will consider up to a maximum of 5 digital images. Images must be in a JPEG or TIFF format with a minimum resolution of 300 dpi not to exceed 1080 pixels in any one direction. Additional support material including resume, exhibit history, and artist’s website will aid in the selection process. Due to space limitations we may not be able to hang all accepted work but all work will be juried.
    Works must be suitable for viewing by the general public. The participating artist must be the one who conceived of and executed the finished product. Photographically or commercially reproduced work is also acceptable. It must be limited editions, signed and numbered by the artist.
    By submission of an application, the artist accepts all conditions set forth in this prospectus.
    Artists who will not be dropping off their work in person are responsible for all costs associated with the shipping to and from the HBHUSO/CAC.
    ·Applications must be received by September 30th with the JPG or TIFF artwork images.
    Exhibition Guidelines
    All two-dimensional works must be framed or gallery wrapped and wired for hanging. Exposed edges and beck must be clean. The HBHUSO/CAC reserves the right to refuse the installation of items with faulty framing, wiring or hanging devices. Glass clip frames or saw tooth hangers will not be accepted.
    At the time of installation, the artist is responsible for completing a consignment agreement with a member of the HBHUSO/CAC staff and provides a complete inventory of works
    The HBHUSO/CAC will collect 20% on all sales during the exhibition.
    Artists whose works are selected own the pieces until it is sold by the HBHUSO/CAC. All works will be handled with professional care. The Hannah Block Historic USO/Community Arts Center, the City of Wilmington and the Thalian Association limit liability for damage of artwork from handling, viewing and exhibition use during the consignment period. The Hannah Block Historic USO/ Community Arts Center nor any of its subsidiaries are not responsible for damage or loss that occurs prior to, during or after expiration of the consignment period. Artist shall at all times maintain appropriate property and loss insurance coverage on any consigned items to protect Artist against damage or loss to such consigned goods.
    All artists accepted may provide a black folding fabric bin and display work. The work need to be clean, properly backed and protected with shrink wrap. All bin work should be labeled with title, artist name, medium and price.

    For more information or to download complete submission guidelines, application and exhibition details, please visit our website http://www.wilmingtoncommunityarts.org or email Samantha Herrick, Community Arts Center Director at slherrick@thalian.org. Complete details about American Craft Walk Wilmington can be found at
    americancraftwalkwilmington.com.

    The Hannah Block Historic USO/Community Arts Center is owned by the City of Wilmington and managed by Thalian Association Community Theatre. The Historic USO Building is a cultural treasure that has been the center of recreation and art for generations of local children. Today the HBHUSO/CAC continues to be the home for children, art and recreation while serving as a mini museum of the Wilmington and New Hanover County WWII home front. For more information, please visit
    http://www.wilmingtoncommunityarts.org.
    Hannah Block USO/Community Arts Center
    120 South 2nd Street Wilmington NC 28401
    Susan Habas 919.341.7860 communityartscenter41@gmail.com

Thursday, August 4th, 2016

  • - The Hannah Block Historic USO/Community Arts Center is seeking 2D artists for the 2nd Annual ARTfall Juried Art Show and Sale to be held October 13th - 16th, 2016. ARTfall will be one of the events during American Craft Walk Wilmington (formerly the Art Walk) a celebration of visual and performing arts at various locations in downtown Wilmington culminating in the walk on October 15th.The ARTfall Exhibition will be open to the public 10:00am – 5:00pm Thursday – Saturday and Sunday 1:00 – 5:00pm with an artists’ reception Saturday October 15th, 2:00 – 4:00 pm featuring the award presentation at 3:00 pm. The deadline for applications and online registration is September 30, 2016.


    Only original artwork completed within the last two years will be considered for exhibition. An original artwork is the artist’s sole creation and Is not, in whole or in part, a copy of any other persons work or photograph. Preference is given to artists from the Lower Cape Fear region.

    Application Guidelines
    Exhibits will be October 13th – 16th, 2016. Selections are made by a review panel.
    The Review Panel will consider up to a maximum of 5 digital images. Images must be in a JPEG or TIFF format with a minimum resolution of 300 dpi not to exceed 1080 pixels in any one direction. Additional support material including resume, exhibit history, and artist’s website will aid in the selection process. Due to space limitations we may not be able to hang all accepted work but all work will be juried.
    Works must be suitable for viewing by the general public. The participating artist must be the one who conceived of and executed the finished product. Photographically or commercially reproduced work is also acceptable. It must be limited editions, signed and numbered by the artist.
    By submission of an application, the artist accepts all conditions set forth in this prospectus.
    Artists who will not be dropping off their work in person are responsible for all costs associated with the shipping to and from the HBHUSO/CAC.
    ·Applications must be received by September 30th with the JPG or TIFF artwork images.
    Exhibition Guidelines
    All two-dimensional works must be framed or gallery wrapped and wired for hanging. Exposed edges and beck must be clean. The HBHUSO/CAC reserves the right to refuse the installation of items with faulty framing, wiring or hanging devices. Glass clip frames or saw tooth hangers will not be accepted.
    At the time of installation, the artist is responsible for completing a consignment agreement with a member of the HBHUSO/CAC staff and provides a complete inventory of works
    The HBHUSO/CAC will collect 20% on all sales during the exhibition.
    Artists whose works are selected own the pieces until it is sold by the HBHUSO/CAC. All works will be handled with professional care. The Hannah Block Historic USO/Community Arts Center, the City of Wilmington and the Thalian Association limit liability for damage of artwork from handling, viewing and exhibition use during the consignment period. The Hannah Block Historic USO/ Community Arts Center nor any of its subsidiaries are not responsible for damage or loss that occurs prior to, during or after expiration of the consignment period. Artist shall at all times maintain appropriate property and loss insurance coverage on any consigned items to protect Artist against damage or loss to such consigned goods.
    All artists accepted may provide a black folding fabric bin and display work. The work need to be clean, properly backed and protected with shrink wrap. All bin work should be labeled with title, artist name, medium and price.

    For more information or to download complete submission guidelines, application and exhibition details, please visit our website http://www.wilmingtoncommunityarts.org or email Samantha Herrick, Community Arts Center Director at slherrick@thalian.org. Complete details about American Craft Walk Wilmington can be found at
    americancraftwalkwilmington.com.

    The Hannah Block Historic USO/Community Arts Center is owned by the City of Wilmington and managed by Thalian Association Community Theatre. The Historic USO Building is a cultural treasure that has been the center of recreation and art for generations of local children. Today the HBHUSO/CAC continues to be the home for children, art and recreation while serving as a mini museum of the Wilmington and New Hanover County WWII home front. For more information, please visit
    http://www.wilmingtoncommunityarts.org.
    Hannah Block USO/Community Arts Center
    120 South 2nd Street Wilmington NC 28401
    Susan Habas 919.341.7860 communityartscenter41@gmail.com
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Friday, August 5th, 2016

  • - The Hannah Block Historic USO/Community Arts Center is seeking 2D artists for the 2nd Annual ARTfall Juried Art Show and Sale to be held October 13th - 16th, 2016. ARTfall will be one of the events during American Craft Walk Wilmington (formerly the Art Walk) a celebration of visual and performing arts at various locations in downtown Wilmington culminating in the walk on October 15th.The ARTfall Exhibition will be open to the public 10:00am – 5:00pm Thursday – Saturday and Sunday 1:00 – 5:00pm with an artists’ reception Saturday October 15th, 2:00 – 4:00 pm featuring the award presentation at 3:00 pm. The deadline for applications and online registration is September 30, 2016.


    Only original artwork completed within the last two years will be considered for exhibition. An original artwork is the artist’s sole creation and Is not, in whole or in part, a copy of any other persons work or photograph. Preference is given to artists from the Lower Cape Fear region.

    Application Guidelines
    Exhibits will be October 13th – 16th, 2016. Selections are made by a review panel.
    The Review Panel will consider up to a maximum of 5 digital images. Images must be in a JPEG or TIFF format with a minimum resolution of 300 dpi not to exceed 1080 pixels in any one direction. Additional support material including resume, exhibit history, and artist’s website will aid in the selection process. Due to space limitations we may not be able to hang all accepted work but all work will be juried.
    Works must be suitable for viewing by the general public. The participating artist must be the one who conceived of and executed the finished product. Photographically or commercially reproduced work is also acceptable. It must be limited editions, signed and numbered by the artist.
    By submission of an application, the artist accepts all conditions set forth in this prospectus.
    Artists who will not be dropping off their work in person are responsible for all costs associated with the shipping to and from the HBHUSO/CAC.
    ·Applications must be received by September 30th with the JPG or TIFF artwork images.
    Exhibition Guidelines
    All two-dimensional works must be framed or gallery wrapped and wired for hanging. Exposed edges and beck must be clean. The HBHUSO/CAC reserves the right to refuse the installation of items with faulty framing, wiring or hanging devices. Glass clip frames or saw tooth hangers will not be accepted.
    At the time of installation, the artist is responsible for completing a consignment agreement with a member of the HBHUSO/CAC staff and provides a complete inventory of works
    The HBHUSO/CAC will collect 20% on all sales during the exhibition.
    Artists whose works are selected own the pieces until it is sold by the HBHUSO/CAC. All works will be handled with professional care. The Hannah Block Historic USO/Community Arts Center, the City of Wilmington and the Thalian Association limit liability for damage of artwork from handling, viewing and exhibition use during the consignment period. The Hannah Block Historic USO/ Community Arts Center nor any of its subsidiaries are not responsible for damage or loss that occurs prior to, during or after expiration of the consignment period. Artist shall at all times maintain appropriate property and loss insurance coverage on any consigned items to protect Artist against damage or loss to such consigned goods.
    All artists accepted may provide a black folding fabric bin and display work. The work need to be clean, properly backed and protected with shrink wrap. All bin work should be labeled with title, artist name, medium and price.

    For more information or to download complete submission guidelines, application and exhibition details, please visit our website http://www.wilmingtoncommunityarts.org or email Samantha Herrick, Community Arts Center Director at slherrick@thalian.org. Complete details about American Craft Walk Wilmington can be found at
    americancraftwalkwilmington.com.

    The Hannah Block Historic USO/Community Arts Center is owned by the City of Wilmington and managed by Thalian Association Community Theatre. The Historic USO Building is a cultural treasure that has been the center of recreation and art for generations of local children. Today the HBHUSO/CAC continues to be the home for children, art and recreation while serving as a mini museum of the Wilmington and New Hanover County WWII home front. For more information, please visit
    http://www.wilmingtoncommunityarts.org.
    Hannah Block USO/Community Arts Center
    120 South 2nd Street Wilmington NC 28401
    Susan Habas 919.341.7860 communityartscenter41@gmail.com
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