MICHIGAN CITY | Lubeznik Center for the Arts has extended its deadline for artist's applications to April 18 for its 2014 Lakefront Arts Festival.
Artists should have prepared: four JPEGs of their pieces, one JPEG of their display/booth, an artist statement, and a $60 entry fee by the new deadline April 18, and a summary of exhibitions/achievement.
Artists who submit their application now will be notified of the jury's decision after April 19, at a date to be announced.
The 33th annual Lakefront Art Festival grounds are in Michigan City's lakefront Washington Park and takes place Aug. 16 and 17. This high-quality juried event draws repeat and first time shoppers and art enthusiasts alike from Chicago, South Bend, Fort Wayne, as well as Michigan's nearby "Harbor Country" communities. A major fundraiser for Lubeznik Center for the Arts, the festival is overseen by arts professionals committed to making the event a success. Proceeds benefit LCA exhibits, outreach, and education.
Artists may submit their artwork in 5 distinctive categories; 2-D Art (painting, drawing, printmaking, assemblage/collage,) fine craft (glass, ceramic, basketry,) photography, sculpture, and wearable art (jewelry, fiber art, leather.) Over $3,000 in Artist Awards will be given for the 2014 Lubeznik Center for the Arts Lakefront Art Festival.
Lubeznik Center for the Arts is at 101 W. Second St. Gallery weekday hours are from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Weekend hours are from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. For more information, visit www.lubeznikcenter.org or call (219) 874-4900.