Submission Deadline is March 21 for Community Open-House Art Exhibition

Posted March 17th, 2011 at 3:22 pm.

From the Office of Intercultural Affairs and the Community Diversity Assistants:

This March, as part of a series of events celebrating Women’s History Month, the Office of Intercultural Affairs and the Community Diversity Assistants are¬†hosting an open house art exhibit of photographs and artworks created by the community portraying the image of women loving and embracing their bodies. The exhibit, which will be up on the second floor of Canaday Library from the end of March until the end of April, is intended to celebrate and bring awareness to the diversity of female beauty. The submission deadline is March 21st. Artists will have the opportunity to present their work during the Open House Exhibit on March 24th .

We would like to invite you to participate and would appreciate if you communicate this information to other faculty and staff. We are looking forward to seeing your submissions.
For more information, please see details below.

Best Wishes,
On behalf of the Office of Intercultural Affairs
Isel Otero-Vera ’12 –
Duong Nguyen ’13 –

Celebrate Your Body! – An Art Exhibit by Bryn Mawr students, faculty, and staff

Submission Deadline:
Monday, March 21st 2011, 5 PM. Submit art works electronically to Isel Otera-Vera or Duong Nguyen (emails copied above) or by hard copies to the Office of Multicultural Affairs (in Cambrian Row).
*There is no limit to number of submissions per individual. However, actual exhibition of all work will depend on space limitations.

Show images of women loving and embracing their bodies.


  • Pictures or paintings of the female body in various stages of dress and/or undress embracing their bodies.
  • Depiction of the body must be literal rather than an abstract representation of the idea.
  • Characters depicted must be 18 and older.
  • Please refrain from depictions of violence and sexual paraphernalia.
    • If you submit your artwork as a hard copy without a frame, please be advised that we will use adhesive tape to paste it to the black carton frame used for the display.
    • We are willing to print out electronic submissions. We will try to do our best regarding the picture quality. However, we cannot guarantee that we will be able to meet your desired picture quality.
    • The weight limit is 5 lbs for both the painting/picture and the frame.
  • Logistics:

    Exhibit Open House:
    We will send out formal invitations as the date comes closer. In the mean time, make sure to save the date!
    Time: March 24, 4-8 PM
    Place: Special Collections (new gallery place!), 2nd Floor of Canaday Library

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