Call For Local Artists


Calling local artists – what does the Calumet Region mean to you, and what does Calumet Heritage look like in paint and ink and canvas and paper? Submit your work to hang in the Blue Island Public Library through the month of July. Submissions due by 5PM, June 17.

– All work must be original, framed and/or finished and ready to hang/display.
– Art submitted for exhibition may be available for purchase.
– Images sent for submission must include artist’s name, title, and dimensions of work.
– All exhibited materials must meet existing state and Federal laws on obscenity, libel, defamation of character and invasion of privacy.
– The library staff is responsible for selecting work to be included in the exhibit.
– The artist will be responsible for collecting payment for own sales.
– No insurance or security is provided and the library can assume no responsibility for lost, stolen or damaged artwork.
– Hours for viewing the exhibit will be within the hours that the library is open and not being used for a scheduled meeting.

Email photo of artwork and required info to by 5PM, June 17.