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Persisters: Radical Self Love
Show date: Friday, March 1 and all month at the JACC
Submission deadline: Friday, February 15*
Representation is radical.
Women are underrepresented in the art world, in leadership and other important areas. To take our rightful place is radical. To see our own worth and to love ourselves is radical. One way we can demonstrate this radical self love is to represent ourselves on our own terms through art.
This show will feature self portraits from Persisters artists. There are no limitations on size, medium or style.
Online submissions are due on Friday, Feb. 15, by midnight. Art drop-off date and location TBA.
Artists should be residents of Alaska, and identify as female.**
Artists must submit new, original works, not previously shown elsewhere.
*This is a soft deadline and artists who can demonstrate substantial progress on their submission will not be disqualified from showing.
** See FAQ
Persisters: Performer Showcase
Show date: POSTPONED
Application deadline: CONTINUING
This is the first Persisters Performer Showcase, to support women performers in Juneau.
Performers are encouraged to draw inspiration from the Persisters vision and values.
Performers are encouraged to prepare one to five songs, poems or other performance pieces, and submit performer information and a description of the pieces.
Performers should be residents of Alaska, and identify as female.
Performers may submit new, original works or covers.
Submissions, including performer info and descriptions of pieces may be submitted until further notice. Performer bio and photo and description of pieces may be submitted via webform at Persisters907.com.
The Performers Showcase has been postponed. Please follow us on social media or join our mailing list to get updates on this endeavor.
Persisters: Call for Volunteers
Persisters is seeking volunteers for the following activities: