The theme is “Art Heals”. Show us your artworks that reflect on times of healing and overcoming challenges, physically and mentally. Show us how you’ve used the create art process to help heal from emotions from everyday stress, trauma or overcome disabilities. Share your stories regarding your art and the theme is open to interpretation. Artists of all ages are encouraged to apply.
“At the deepest level, the creative process and the healing process arise from a single source. When you are an artist, you are a healer; a wordless trust of the same mystery is the foundation of your work and its integrity.” ~ Rachel Naomi Remen, MD
Download your application from www.oxfordculturalarts.org
You may submit up to 4 images for consideration for $20 thru email (preferred) or snail mail. Please share your personal story along with your art. For more details please contact us by e-mail.at CulturalArts@Oxford-ct.gov
Arts cannot exceed 24 x 36 inches framed or weigh more than 40 lbs. All arts must be framed and/or hang-ready with wire.
The Oxford Public Library is a public community space frequented by children and families, please make sure artwork is family friendly (no excessive violence or sexually explicit work) Any work deemed inappropriate by the Oxford Cultural Arts Commission or the Librarian will be rejected.
All arts can be listed for sale with 20% proceeds donated to Oxford Cultural Arts Commission