Calling all artists!

The Juneau Breastfeeding Alliance, in conjunction with the Alaska Breastfeeding Coalition, is seeking submissions of artwork by Alaskan artists conceptualizing breastfeeding. Artists residing in any part of the state of Alaska may submit work in person or by mail by 5:00 PM on March 22, 2019. Submitted artwork will be considered for inclusion in the 5th Annual Alaska Breastfeeds juried art show. The show will be displayed during the April 2019 First Friday event at Bustin’ Out Boutique in Juneau. A juror from the local art community will be appointed by the Juneau Breastfeeding Alliance. The juror will select first and second place awards, each of which includes a cash prize. In addition, members of the Alaska Breastfeeding Coalition will select on artwork to be used as the image on a statewide breastfeeding promotional poster in addition to the cash prize.

Instructions:

  • All artistic styles and media allowed
  • Work must reflect the artist’s unique creative effort
  • Art should be respectful and family friendly
  • Artwork must be ready for display and indicate correct orientation
  • Artists are responsible for shipping to and from the art event if outside the Juneau area
  • Limit of 3 entries per person

**Juneau Breastfeeding Alliance reserves the right to decline any submissions that do not meet the above criteria.**

Entries accepted at:
Juneau Breastfeeding Alliance
130 Seward Street
Juneau, AK 99801
Monday – Friday 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Deadline for entries Friday March 22, 2019 by 5:00 PM

Awards:
1st place–$150
2nd place–$75
Poster award–$125 and printed as a poster and distributed throughout Alaska.

Check out previous winners at http://breastfeedfairbanks.blogspot.com or visit the Fairbanks Breastfeeding Coalition Facebook page.

Additional questions can be made to Chastity at chastity.wilson@alaska.gov or (907) 465 – 3353