@ Plant Zero

Zero E. Fourth St.

Richmond, VA 23224


March 9, 2005



Kate Stern

(804) 675-8174


Judith Anderson

(804) 353-7650



***Media Alert***

radius250 in Search of the Best Mid-Atlantic Art

Artspace Calling for Entries from Artists Within 250 Miles of Richmond



WHAT:           radius250 is a major juried art show featuring works from artists working within a 250-mile radius of Richmond, Va.  Artspace, a non-profit gallery in Richmond, will host the show to highlight the best of what is happening in the region. The call for entries is now open. 


                        Juror John Ravenal, the current Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art at the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, will curate the show and award cash prizes in all categories of media.  He wants to find out “What IS happening outside of New York City?”


WHEN:           Deadline for entries is April 30.  The show will open July 22, 2005 and continue until September 18.


WHO:             Fine artists within a 250-mile radius of Richmond, Va. working in two or three dimensions, or in digital and video mediums.


HOW:             Artists can contact Artspace for a Prospectus or apply for entry online at, where they can enter their zip code on the radius250 map to find out whether they are within the radius.



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