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Art show themes announced, artists sought

Post Date:02/05/2018 12:50 PM

For Immediate Release
Contact: Amy Bolton, Public Information Officer                      
Office:  623-882-7053


Art show themes announced, artists sought

Goodyear Library hosts local artists’ works throughout the year


Goodyear Branch Library
14455 W. Van Buren Street, Suite C-101

2018 Art Exhibits:         
Nature’s Beauty: March – May 2018

Southwest is My Home: June – Aug. 2018

Goodyear, Ariz. (Feb. 5, 2018)
– The city of Goodyear announces a call to artists for the upcoming art exhibit titled “Nature’s Beauty” that will be on display at the Goodyear Branch Library, 14455 W. Van Buren C-101, from March through May. The deadline to submit works for the spring art show is Feb. 18.

“Nature’s Beauty” is a show that invites artists to depict nature in a way that captures the beauty and awe of our natural world. The show should inspire the appreciation of nature around us. Artwork will be juried by a panel of: art professionals; city staff; and members of the academic community. Judging criteria will include: adherence to the theme; originality; artistic quality; and composition. Artists will be notified of the panel’s decisions on Feb. 26.

“Natures’ Beauty” is one of two opportunities West Valley artists have to display their creative works to the public.

Submissions Open

Show Dates



03/2018 – 05/2018

Nature’s Beauty: Demonstrate the Beauty in Nature


06/2018 – 08/2018

Southwest is My Home: Southwestern Style Home Depictions

Application packets detailing art requirements can be download at For more information, contact Arts and Culture Coordinator Guylene Ozlanksi at 623-882-7530, or at


About the Arts in Goodyear
The Arts and Culture Division was established in 2006 by the Goodyear City Council to create a distinct sense of place and cultural destination by integrating art into public spaces. Goodyear’s public art program promotes arts and cultural excellence in coordination with the private sector and other governmental agencies to increase awareness of the contributions of arts and culture to our economy and quality of life. The Goodyear Arts & Culture Commission provides leadership in developing a community identity through the arts that embraces, celebrates and unites all of our diverse histories, beliefs, cultures, and aspirations.

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