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Soulful: A National Exhibition of African American Artists


​Soulful is an exhibition that features work from African American Artists from across the country. This exhibition is open to functional, non-functional, 2D, 3D, fine art, and fine craft in all mediums. In honor of Black History Month, this exhibition is open to all African American artists living in the United States,  and is held at the d’Art Center in Norfolk, Virginia. The d’Art Center is Norfolk’s thirty-year-old art center and includes working professional artist studios as well as a wide variety of exhibitions and programming open to the public. The d’Art Center is located in the NEON district of Norfolk. Juried by Ken Wright.

​Exhibition dates:  Thursday, February 7th 2019 - Thursday February 28th 2019

Reception:  Thursday February 7th 2019, 5:30-7:30pm

Call Open: Monday, December 3rd 2018 - Sunday January 6th 2019

Notifications (by email):  By 5pm, January 18th, 2019 

Accepted works arrive by: January 31st, 2019

Submission fee:   $35.00 for up to 3 works  


1st Place:            $500.00
2nd Place:            $300.00
3rd Place:            $150.00 

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