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FEMALE ARTISTS WANTED FOR PAID COMMISSION (Expired)

FEMALE ARTISTS WANTED FOR PAID COMMISSION

Project Description We are commissioning 14 female artists to produce portraits inspired by pioneering authors, past and present.  

To breathe life into our agency’s office space, this artwork will cover the front of the doors to our meeting rooms, which are all named after the famous authors listed below.  

We are looking for portraits with a truly unique interpretation of the author. Art that brings to life their essence and story, not just their face. And we would encourage those from all visual disciplines to apply.  

We will be hosting an exhibition to raise awareness of the chosen artists and to celebrate our company’s 50th anniversary in London. 

Timescale The closing date for applications is 22 April.

Successful applicants will be announced on 29 April. Final artwork to be submitted 27 May.

The date of the exhibition is anticipated to be in June, to be confirmed.

Fee This is a paid commission of up to £500. Artists will retain the rights to their artwork, which can be used and sold further without limitation.

Background H+K Strategies is a global public relations agency representing the world’s leading brands. Based in Clerkenwell, H+K London is this year celebrating its 50th anniversary.

Doors of Opportunity aims to showcase our core values of equality and creativity by transforming our office space through incredible artwork of the pioneering authors who inspire us every day.

To Apply

Please fill out the form at this link with your online portfolio or social media pages, your full name, email address, mobile number, a bio of no more than 150 words outlining your background and experience.

Please choose up to three authors from the below list in order of your preference.

The artists will be selected based on diversity of styles, experience and perceived ability to capture a unique representation of the authors.

Doris Lessing

Maya Angelou

George Orwell

Charlotte Brontë

Charles Dickens

George Eliot

Thomas Malory

Agatha Christie

Virginia Woolf

Jane Austen

Ernest Hemingway

Miguel De Cervantes

William Shakespeare

J. K. Rowling

Contact doors@hkstrategies.com

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Starts
Monday 15 April, 2019
Ends
Monday 22 April, 2019
Venue
Hill + Knowlton Strategies
Venue Address
The Buckley Building, EC1R 0EB
Location

London, , London

Category
Call for Artists