Connect the Dots
Artist?s RFP Chalk Drawings- Connect the Dots Arts Festival, Sunday, September 20, 2009, 11 AM ? 5 PM A series of dots designed by artists, who will draw them in water-soluble chalk on the sidewalks and roadways of Snug Harbor, will guide visitors around the site. People who wish to create dots will work within a circle 15? in diameter in chalk provided. Each dot site will be marked with a flag, and participants will wear buttons that say Ask me about my dot! Works completed by 2 PM will be eligible for first, second, and third place cash prizes of $25, $50, and $100 respectively. The dots will be removed at the end of the day. To participate, an artist must submit a rough sketch of the proposed dot and arrive at the festival on the morning of the event to create it. DEADLINE: Proposal must be submitted no later than 5 PM on Friday, September 4, 2009 The Connect the Dots Arts Festival is a collaboration between the Art Lab, the artists in residence at Snug Harbor; the Children?s Harbor; the Council on the Arts and Humanities for Staten Island (COAHSI); the Noble Maritime Collection; SIcoLab; and the Staten Island Museum. Among those planned are the Staten Island Museum?s 59th AnnualFence Show, the Art Lab?s annual Open House and the opening of Community & Connection; open studios; and free admission to arts programs. Please provide a sketch of your proposed image along with name, address, city, state, zip, phone and email. OTC / The Organization of Tenants and Constituents at Snug Harbor 1000 Richmond Terrace, Staten Island, New York 10301