The Melanin Exhibit Starts on Saturday February 22nd at Gallery 1017

The Melanin Exhibits

An art show celebrating over 600 thousand years of Black History. An event that invites collaboration by combining dance, poetry, music, and food while celebrating black culture

 

Hosted by

  • CreativeUTO
  • Gallery 1017

 

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Location

 

Social Media

The story will be told over text, video, blogs, our website and our extended social media network.

Creation Event

  • Live painting
  • Bodypaint
  • Video and photography
  • Create art on the spot
  • Bring your own playlists for music
  • Bring soul food to share for the potluck

 

Limited space

  • We are looking for 20 artists

The theme

  • Celebrating 600 Years of Black History

Registration fee

  • For artists is $50 for 3 days
  • 110 for 7 days
  • Artists get 3 by 9 feet wall space
  • Art must be submitted online for approval

Door Fees

  • PWYC
  • The exhibit will be $20 for patrons on CreativeUTO.ca

Deadline for art + payments

  • February 2020 02 17
  • Monday, February 17th

Grand opening

  • Launch date 2020 02 22
  • Saturday, February 22nd
  • The event starts at 3 pm till 9 pm
  • Artwork stays up for 7 days

Must pick up your art on Saturday 2020 02 29

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