Re: [tb-cybergardens]: Your vote can help former GreenThumbdirector get National Mural Award
- Subject: [cg] Re: [tb-cybergardens]: Your vote can help former GreenThumbdirector get National Mural Award
- From: Donald Loggins email@example.com
- Date: Thu, 5 Jan 2006 22:22:44 -0500
Another reason to vote for this mural is that it includes a portrait
of Liz Christy, who founded the Green Guerillas and was a good friend
to community gardens. It takes less then 5 minutes to fill out the
one page form.
On Jan 5, 2006, at 6:32 PM, BPCPC1@aol.com wrote:
> Dear Friend,
> Former GreenThumb director Jane Weissman, who put murals in
> community gardens, is now writing about community murals as well as
> painting them as a member of the artist-run organization Artmakers
> Artmakers' latest mural When Women Pursue Justice has been
> nominated for a 16th annual San Francisco/Bay Area Mural Awareness
> Month Award in the category of National Mural Award, a program
> sponsored by Precita Eyes.
> We write to ask that you download a ballot and vote for When Women
> Pursue Justice. Go to:
> Snail mail ballot to: Precita Eyes, 2981 24th Street, San Francisco
> CA, 94110
> TIME IS OF THE ESSENCE. Ballots are write-in and must be received
> by Saturday, January 21, 2006.
> Scroll down for a short description of the awards program. There
> are 8 categories in all (each with its own nominees) and it would
> be nice if you voted in all of them.
> Should When Women Pursue Justice win in the National Mural
> category, please know that all of us share in the award -- as
> artists, volunteers, mural women and their families/colleagues,
> community residents, foundations, corporate and individual
> contributors, upcoming exhibition venues, and everyone who
> understands the power of community murals.
> Feel free to send this note far and wide.
> For more information about the mural, visit:
> THE BROOKLYN RAIL
> BED-STUY ONLINE
> Thank you for voting!
> Peace and Justice in 2006.
> Janet and Jane
> PRECITA EYES NEEDS YOU!
> Vote for Your Favorite Murals
> 16th Annual SF/Bay Area Mural Awareness Month Awards
> All votes must be received by Saturday, January 21st
> Precita Eyes welcomes the public to vote for the 16th Annual SF/Bay
> Area Mural Awareness Month Awards (to be presented at the MAM
> Festival and Awards Ceremony on Saturday, May 13, 2006 in Precita
> There are currently eight award categories open for consideration.
> These are: Public Community Murals, Children's Murals, Youth
> Murals, National Murals, International Murals, Special Recognition,
> Lifetime Achievement and Master Muralist.
> Stop by Precita Eyes Mural Arts and Visitors Center before
> Saturday, January 21st or visit our web site http://
> www.precitaeyes.org/ to view the candidates and cast a vote for
> your favorite muralist and/or public mural project.
> All nominated murals must have been completed after October 2004.
> (Precita Eyes Murals and previous recipients within the last 3
> years are not eligible for awards.)
> View the Mural Awareness Month Awards Nominees here.
> For more information call 415-285-2287 or email
> ARTMAKERS INC.
> Community Muralists
> Janet Braun-Reinitz
> 372 DeKalb Avenue, #4A
> Brooklyn, NY 11205
> 718 783 6082 phone/fax
> Jane Weissman
> 78 Bank Street, #22
> New York, NY 10014
> 212 989 3006 phone
> 212 989 5116 fax
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