Pleasant Plains Workshop, the Emergence Community Arts Collective (ECAC), and a committee of GA Avenue residents and business owners present, The Georgia Avenue Window Walk!
The Georgia Avenue Window Walk is a temporary public art project that engages residents, businesses and visitors to the community by placing art installations in vacant storefront spaces along the lower Georgia Avenue Corridor. The works on view will comprise of visual art and educational installations by local artists, organizations and youth groups. The projects on display will tie back to the Georgia Avenue community, culture, or its history in some way. For more information on the history of Georgia Avenue visit: http://www.ecacollective.org/trail/index.html
To launch the project, there is a call to artists and organizations out for our first window location, 2702 Georgia Avenue, adjacent to the business, The Guild.
The call is open to artists that live or work in DC and organizations located in DC. The selected artist or organization will receive a $200 stipend. Deadline is August 29, 2011.
Download the call here>>