Drawing Closer: Collecting at a Distance
Girls' Club introduces a new initiative to sustain creative lives and introduce works by local artists to the public.
While the spread of Coronavirus COVID-19 has shuttered museums, arts organizations, galleries and derailed artists' income opportunities around the globe, like many, Girls' Club has decided to take action.
Artists create. We collect.
We are reaching out to our network of artists and seeking submissions of recent artwork for consideration. Works should be made this year, in 2020, and have a retail price of $500-$1000.
For the next 3 months, April to June 2020, one work per week will be purchased by Girls' Club founders, Francie Bishop Good and David Horvitz.
Each week, Girls' Club will highlight the selected artist on social media. Through video interviews, scenes from studio life, sharing the details of other available works, Girls' Club will promote the careers of artists weathering this unprecedented moment.
Please share with your networks. Artists may submit once per month.
Submissions accepted via Submittable only.
Email questions to [email protected]. FAQs found on @girlsclubfll Instagram Stories.
Drawing Closer Selections
Drawing Closer: Karen Snouffer
Karen Snouffer Karen Snouffer concentrates on installation and multi-media, exploring themes of identity, history and place, and how these topics may intersect in studio practices. She has exhibited nationally at…Read More
Drawing Closer: Karla Caprali
Karla Caprali Karla Caprali was born in a northern city in Brazil called Belém, the capital of the state of Para and “the edge of the Amazon”. She studied art…Read More
Drawing Closer: Carol Jazzar
Carol Jazzar Carol Jazzar is a collage artist who works and lives in El Portal, Florida. She ran a home-gallery from 2007-2014, giving many artists their first show in Miami.…Read More
Drawing Closer: Patricia Schnall Gutierrez
Patricia Schnall Gutierrez The multidisciplinary work of Patricia Schnall Gutierrez draws its inspiration from a self-referential account of personal memories, situations, and emotions. Using distinct choices of mediums, household objects…Read More
Drawing Closer: Gabriela Beltran
Gabriela Beltran Gabriela Beltran is a Colombian-born artist working in Miami. Gabriela received an AA in classical flute performance and received a BFA in painting from New World School of…Read More
Drawing Closer: Marielle Plaisir
Marielle Plaisir Marielle Plaisir is a French-Caribbean multi-media artist who lives in United States. She combines paintings, drawings, installations and performances to present intense visual experiences. Her work explores issues…Read More
Drawing Closer: Kristen Thiele
Kristen Thiele Born in Honolulu, Hawaii, Kristen Thiele lives and works in Miami, FL. Thiele received her BFA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago where she studied…Read More
Drawing Closer: Morel Doucet
Morel Doucet’s work explores the cultural disparity of self-realization, assimilation, and transnational identity as a Haitian immigrant.Read More
Drawing Closer: Adriana Lozano
Adriana Lozano Adriana Lozano is a Colombian Artist whose favorite material for drawing is colored pencils. She describes her work as playing a movie’s art direction: even when most of…Read More
Drawing Closer: Caroline Zhang
Caroline Zhang Caroline Zhang is a 17-year-old artist based in North Carolina. Her paintings are concerned with body image and the male gaze. She will be attending the Brown-RISD Dual…Read More