Calling all local studio artists: the Prince George's County Gateway Arts District is now accepting online applications to be a part of the 2012 Open Studio Tour. The deadline to apply in March 9.
This will be the eighth annual Gateway Arts District Open Studio Tour. The event will be held on May 12, 2012 from noon to 5 p.m.
The 2011 event featured 120 artists showing off 70 studios and 15 arts venues from as far south as Fountain Framing and Art Gallery in Mount Rainier to artdc's Lustine Gallery near Madison and Baltimore Avenue in Hyattsville.
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All publicity for the event will be handled by the Gateway CDC. It will aslo hold an After Studio Tour Party at the 39th Street Gallery in the second floor of the Gateway Arts Center on Rhode Island Avenue in Brentwood from 5:30-8p.m.
Accepted applicants will be expected to provide a safe, clean studio workspace staffed between the hours of 11:30 a.m. and 5 p.m., an artists bio, and an image of the artist's work for media distribution.