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Now accepting submissions for ATTACK OF THE KILLER ART SHOW

Have an affinity for obscure movies and a talent for art? Have we got an opportunity for you … For all you diehard, artistically inclined fans obsessed with the kind of films that only grow better with each additional viewing, the Alamo Drafthouse at West Oaks Mall is hosting a new film-themed art show! Send us your artwork inspired by cult films, science fiction classics, comedy legends — whatever movie you're obsessed about and want to pay tribute to. The artwork for this year's show will be displayed from December 12, 2011 through January 15, 2012.

Now accepting submissions for ATTACK OF THE KILLER ART SHOW

Have an affinity for obscure movies and a talent for art? Have we got an opportunity for you … For all you diehard, artistically inclined fans obsessed with the kind of films that only grow better with each additional viewing, the Alamo Drafthouse at West Oaks Mall is hosting a new film-themed art show! Send us your artwork inspired by cult films, science fiction classics, comedy legends — whatever movie you're obsessed about and want to pay tribute to. The artwork for this year's show will be displayed from December 12, 2011 through January 15, 2012. Here's the full run down of rules, submission details and more:

Guidelines for Attack of the Killer Art Show

Current Theme: Anything to do with cult movies films past and present.

  • All artwork should be a reflection of the current theme, any artwork deemed offensive will not be accepted (please keep it PG-13 as we are located in a family theater)
  • Each artist can submit up to six (6) pieces of original artwork.
  • The deadline for submission is:  December 1st, 2011
  • Submissions will be accepted via e-mail (using JPG files)
  • Please do not bring any artwork to the store until you are notified of acceptance.
  • Work must be ready to hang (i.e. Canvas, Framed, Mounted) – No loose paper or card will be accepted
  • Work can be in any medium (must be dry)
  • Weight of each piece must not exceed twenty (20) pounds
  • Artwork size must not exceed 6 foot by 6 foot.
  • All selected work must be delivered to the Alamo by December 7th  2011
  • All artwork must be signed and a piece of paper should be attached to the back with the following information:  artist contact information (name, e-mail and phone), and the title & asking price for the piece. Artwork arriving without this information will not be displayed.
  • Artists will receive 80% commission off any sales. The curator will retain 20% commission on any sales.
  • There is no guarantee of sale. All unsold artwork must be picked up by January 31st.
  • The Alamo will do their best to safeguard the artwork, however, the Alamo assumes no liability for damage or theft.
  • Be creative and have fun!!

SEND SUBMISSIONS TO: artatthealamo@gmail.com

Banner artwork used with permission of Justin Reed.

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