RAW: natural born artists SEEKS LOCAL ARTISTS

Date Span: 
February 7 to December 5
January 17

National indie arts organization RAW:natural born artists is seeking local talented artists in film, fashion, music, art, performing art, hairstyling, makeup artistry, photography and accessories.

RAW is accepting submissions to hand-select and spotlight these talents in the Pittsburgh community.

RAW currently operates in 54 cities nationwide and counting…

RAW’s mission is to provide tools and resources for independent artists through online marketing and features, monthly grassroots showcase events and media kits. Selected RAW artists receive all of the above and also have an opportunity to showcase their work anywhere in the nation.

Selected artists receive online support nationally and offline support locally including:

Artist Profile on www.RAWartists.org (Over 250,000+ visits/month)
Social media support
Media Kit including portfolio photos and a 1-3 minute "behind the artist" interview
Free Admission +1 to all future RAW showcases whenever and wherever
Free RAW showcase in another state across the country
Eligibility for the annual awards show locally and nationally to compete for the title of the best in their craft (winners are awarded career-building prizes)

The Pittsburgh showcases will take place the first Thursday of every month starting in February 2013.  Expected attendance per showcase is 400+.

If you or someone you know is talented, creative and deserves the spotlight…

Submit your work here: http://www.rawartists.org/register

Check out show pictures of all RAW cities here: www.flickr.com/photos/rawartists/sets/

Check out a RAW showcase video overview here: www.youtube.com/watch?v=1F96amV0Ahk&list=UUdRJDvNpY8td0TlhSSprbzw&index=..

Check out our website: www.RAWartists.org

For any questions, please email pittsburgh@RAWartists.org