Call to Artists!!! Submissions Due June 17th


The Night of Creative Empowerment is an event created to promote, support, and recognize the talent of women of all ages and background in the arts community of San Jose. The event provides the public with the opportunity to see art, listen to music and poetry by women, while empowering them to be leaders and provoking responses from the audience on the topics presented.

This year’s theme is Rise Up, Grrrrl: exploring movements from around the world and 4th wave feminism. Who are our modern day Heroines? How are we as a society redefining femininity? This show is for expressions of hope and courage.

We are accepting submissions from multiple disciplines and mediums including, but not limited to, 2-dimensional and 3-dimensional pieces as well as multimedia installations and interactive stations.

Submission Guidelines

Please email your submission to with the following materials:

1. 100 word statement/description of the work, including size, media and year produced.  Please include price, if for sale.

2. 100 word bio.

3. No more than three images of the work, if applicable.  If a music piece or poetry piece, please send short synopsis.

4. Contact Info:  Phone Number. Website. Email

We encourage both established and emerging artists to take part.

We will notify all artists by

Friday, June 21st, via email, if their work has been accepted.

We look forward to your submissions!

Thank you,

Women Rising


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