Tattoo and Body Art
Little Black Pearl Art and Design Center 1060 East 47th Street ? Chicago ? IL ? 60653 ? 773 285 1211 contact: Hidden Pearl Gallery ARTIST CALL Exhibition Date: July 9, 2009 ? July 31, 2009 Little Black Pearl Art and Design Center will host an exhibition entitled "Tattoo and Body Art". Body art is a popular form of self-expression. Tattoos and body piercings are typically created by professional tattoo artists and body piercers and appear on the body as permanent markings and decorative metal. The creators of body art often use abstract or structured art forms to bring life and evolution to the various body art forms in different cultures. LBP would like to explore various expressions of this form of artwork and showcase them in their many forms. To be considered, artists must submit the following items: CD-ROM: containing up to 5 images in JPEG format, size: 5? x 7? 150 dpi. Please label CDs with your name, phone number, and email address. EMAIL: 5 images list with your name, phone number, email address, title of artwork, medium, dimensions, and date of each artwork. Resume: and a brief statement not exceeding one paragraph which describes your artwork. Please don't send original material as it will not be returned. Submissions must be postmarked by June 1, 2009 and sent to: Little Black Pearl Art and Design Center c/o Hidden Pearl Gallery (Heidi Hickman) 1060 East 47th Street Chicago, Il 60653 If you have submitted your work to LBP in the past twelve months it is not necessary to resubmit work. Please direct inquiries to Heidi Hickman: 773.285.1162 or