FOOT by FOOT (Four) is at ZAAP
On the Winding Road A-Z
and OPENS ON First Friday, September 7, 2018
Regional Artists Compete for $1,ooo in Awards
Zanesville Appalachian Arts Project (ZAAP)
625 Main Street Zanesville OH 43701
100 Artists from Athens to Zanesville may request 12” X 12” (foot by foot) free gesso boards or canvases to create works in any medium. The theme is a place, exhibit, or event that would attract a visitor to Athens, Coshocton, Fairfield, Guernsey, Hocking, Morgan, Muskingum or Perry County.
To request either a gesso board or canvas contact mitzel at ahoot.org or pick up a board or canvas at Fringe at 235 Market Street in Zanesville. Fringe is OPEN Tues-Thurs 9-9 & Fri-Sat 9-5.
Entries may be returned to ZAAP at 1 to 4 P.M. on September 7th, delivered to Fringe by August 25th or mailed to David Mitzel AHOOT P.O. Box 103 Zanesville OH 43702 (postmarked by August 22nd).
Entering artists who visit ZAAP from 5-8 P.M. on First Friday (SEPTEMBER 7th) may vote for the recipient of the ARTISTS’ CHOICE AWARD of $150 to will be announced that evening at 9:00 P.M.The remaining awards– first-place award of $500, the $250 second-place award and the $100 third-place award–will be awarded at 6 P.M. during the AWARDS CELEBRATION at ZAAP from 5-7 p.m. on Saturday, September 29th.
Interested purchasers may bid on works from the opening at 5:00 p.m. on First Friday (September 7th) with a starting bid of $100 until 7 P.M. of the AWARDS RECEPTION. Purchasers may claim their works at the Awards Reception on Saturday, September 29th, or contact ZAAP for pick up.
Artists may choose to receive half the sale price of their work or designate ZAAP or another nonprofit arts group in the Appalachian Hills of Ohio Territory to receive half. Unsold work, after the closing event on September 29, will be held by ZAAP for pick up.
This event benefits future art events on The Winding Road A-Z, which promotes visual and performing artists, local food, heritage tourism, economic development and outdoor recreation in the Appalachian Hills of Ohio Territory (AHOOT). AHOOT is the arts event and arts education nonprofit organization that sponsors Foot by Foot and the All Ohio Contemporary Ceramics Competition to be held October 5 & 6, 2018 at Seilers’ Studio & Gallery 129 South Seventh St. Zanesville Ohio. For information about the All Ohio, an open ceramics competition with $5,000 to be awarded on October 6th to artists bringing their entries on October 5th contact mitzel at ahoot.org.