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[Closed] Call for Artists: Day of the Dead (Recycled Art Show 2013)

Submission Deadline Extended to September 27, 2013

The Arlington Public Library is seeking submission of recycled art for an exhibit dedicated to The Day of the Dead, a Mexican holiday which honors and remembers departed relatives.

Art must be made up of at least 50 percent recycled materials, and should speak to/interpret the history or purpose of The Day of the Dead. Entry is open to any local artist who, if selected, is able to hand deliver work to the Arlington Central Library.

Day of the Dead image medium

Learn about The Day of the Dead:


All applications must include:

  • Completed Entry Form - or include information in body of email to
  • Photo or digital image (labeled “artistname.jpg”) of the work – 2 submissions per person

Mail or deliver hard-copy applications to:

Art Committee
Arlington Central Library
1015 N Quincy St
Arlington VA 22201


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