UNIVERSAL PICTURES ANNOUNCES A CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS FOR ITS SNOW WHITE AND THE HUNTSMAN POP-UP ART GALLERY
UNIVERSAL PICTURES ANNOUNCES A CALL FOR
SUBMISSIONS FOR ITS SNOW WHITE AND THE HUNTSMAN POP-UP ART GALLERY
Artists Selected to Participate in the Exclusive Event Will Have Work on Display Alongside Costumes from the Film’s Three-Time
Academy Award®-Winning Costume Designer, Colleen Atwood
Entries Due by May 11, 2012
Universal City, CA, May 2, 2012—Universal Pictures announced today a call for artists to submit artwork inspired by the upcoming film Snow White and the Huntsman. The submissions must be received by 11:59 p.m. PDT on May 11, and they will be showcased in a pop-up gallery located on the internationally renowned Melrose Avenue in Los Angeles. Artwork will be on display alongside works from a prominent L.A. artist and costumes from the film’s three-time Academy Award®-winning costume designer, Colleen Atwood, from May 19 through June 3. The epic action-adventure starring Kristen Stewart, Oscar® winner Charlize Theron and Chris Hemsworth arrives in theaters on June 1.
The challenge is open to all artists working in all mediums. A photo of the work (in .jpg format, no larger than 3 MB) must be submitted to SWATH.ART@nbcuni.com by the deadline, along with contact information including full name and phone number, and a short paragraph describing the motivation for the work. The artist may also include his or her résumé along with the entry. Original artwork should be no larger than 3 ft. by 3 ft. Up to 10 works of art will be chosen for the exhibition, and selected artists will be announced on May 14 at 6:00 p.m. PDT.
In order to participate, each artist must be 18 years of age or older. All artwork must be original, must be able to be shipped, and be display ready. Artwork must not include any recognizable likenesses of the film’s talent. Artists retain ownership rights of their artwork, but they may not reproduce the artwork or likeness for commercial gain. For more information, please contact SWATH.ART@nbcuni.com.