ViBe District looking for artists, writers for Story Exchange series


VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (hrScene) — The ViBe Creative District has partnered with Story Exchange for a series of events that brings together arts and humanities. And they’re looking for artists and writers to participate.

From now until Feb. 25, local artists can submit a single drawing, painting, sculpture, video or other type of visual artwork that will be publicly displayed later this spring.

Writers who are interested in interpreting the selected art pieces through spoken word, poetry or song can submit their writing samples.

All you have to do is email images of your artwork or your writing samples to If you’re chosen, you will be notified by March 1.

The chosen artists and writers will be featured in the six-week series at different locations within the ViBe District. The events will be on Thursday nights from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m., starting in March and ending in May.

Here’s the full list of events:

February 11 – 25: Call for artists and writers
February 25: Deadline for artists and writers to apply
March 1: Selected writers and artists notified
March 21: ViBe Story Exchange at BOJUart Gallery
March 28: ViBe Story Exchange at Virginia MOCA Satellite Gallery at The Runnymede Corporation
April 4: ViBe Story Exchange at 1701
April 11: ViBe Story Exchange at Chesapeake Bay Distillery
April 18: ViBe Story Exchange at Prosperity Kitchen & Pantry
April 25: ViBe Story Exchange at Oceanfront Library
May 3, 2018: ViBe Story Exchange Final Performance –ViBe Park on Maser Performing Arts Stage

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