Calls to Artists

Underwater Sculpture Round 2

The City of Pompano Beach is looking to commission an artist/artist team to design and fabricate a sculpture that will be displayed at the beach for a one year. After a year, it will be submerged into the ocean and attached to Lady Luck in shipwreck Park. It will be the selected artist’s responsibility to sink and attach the sculpture. The budget for the project is $35,000.00. The deadline for applications is February 23, 2021 at 11:59 PM MST. For more information, please visit https://artist.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=8421 .


CALL FOR PHOTOS for The Longer the Feather Exhibition

Show Us Your Sunday's Best!

Walter Griffin's upcoming exhibition, “The Longer the Feather”, commemorates Black History and Women’s Months by featuring photographic work by Walter Griffin and paintings by Jamesly Saint Louis. We invite you to be featured in the digital component of this exhibition. Send us an image of you and/or your loved ones dressed in their Sunday's Best to be a part of this striking display of African-American style and culture Bailey Contemporary Arts!

“The Longer the Feather” features a series of photographs, shown originally at the Minnesota African American Heritage Museum and Gallery, where Griffin captured the beauty women attending Sunday Church. Griffin’s fascination with church hats began at an early age when he visited and observed a milliner create a hat from scratch.

Artists: Walter Griffin and Jamesly Saint Louis

Dates: January 8 through March 25, 2021

How to participate: Post a picture of your Sunday Best and share with us what your outfit means to Instagram by tagging @Bacapompano and using the #thelongerthefeather or Email your images and stories to pbartsinfo@copbfl.com