Call to Artists: Don’t Run from the Fire

Let’s Smash by Jolie Ruin. Courtesy of the artist.


/DRI:M/SPACE: International Women’s Day, Don’t Run from the Fire

Deadline: Saturday, 13 March 2021

/DRI:M/SPACE, an art blog dedicated to elevating the collage medium, issued an Open Call for International Women’s Day ‘21. Collagists are challenged to enter works that fit the brief:

Dissect the Male Gaze
Investigate the Female Gaze
Push Back Against the Patriarchy
Challenge the Status Quo
Be Subversive

To enter:
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Make a collage centered around the brief, comment on the work, and share it using the hashtag #drimspace.

One Collagist will receive a full feature spread and interview on /DRI:M/SPACE and the book Linderism by Linder Sterling. Sterling is a punk collagist known for her “unflinching, upfront feminism”.

Michelle Concetta writes, “/DRI:M/SPACE is all about facilitating conversation. This Open Call seeks to showcase artists who create with intention and engage in meaningful discourse that centers around collage art. Inclusivity reigns at /DRI:M/SPACE.”

For more information, please contact Michelle Concetta via EMAIL or reach out on Instagram. You can view the Open Call on the blog, /DRI:M/SPACE.

(This text was adapted from materials provided by the submitter. Please direct all questions to them at the email referenced above.)