The Swope invites artists to submit entries for the exhibition Remembering Eugene Debs, which will be on display July 1 – August 27, 2016. The exhibition will include Leonard Baskin’s Homage to Gene Debs from the Swope Art Museum’s collection. Artists are encouraged to create work that pays homage to the progressive ideas, humanitarian values, and social criticism of Debs. Artists may submit up to two (2) entries for free – the way Debs would have wanted it. Deadline for entry is Friday, April 29th, 2016.
For more information on Debs, please visit debsfoundation.org
Friday, April 29th entries due
Friday, May 20th notification of acceptance
Monday, June 6th – Saturday, June 11th accepted work delivery
Saturday, July 1st opening of exhibition
Saturday, August 27th exhibition closes