International Museum of Women - IMOW
Economica - Women & the Global Economy
CALL FOR CREATIVE SUBMISSIONS - LATIN AMERICA - WOMEN & ECONOMICS
The International Museum of Women is seeking creative work from artists, writers, activists, and thinkers for its forthcoming Project of Economica, a global online exhibition called Focusing on Latin America. We are especially interested in work from or about women in the countries Costa Rica, Mexico, and Argentina.
Focusing on Latin America is the latest Project of Economica: Women and the Global Economy. In Focusing on Latin America, the International Museum of Women will showcase work that reflects the themes and topics explored in Economica: Women in the Global Economy, with a special lens on women in Latin America and their relationship to local and global economies; subjects include business leadership, microfinance, funding, marriage and money, etc. We accept work that is from or about all countries in Latin America, but we are particularly interested in work from or about Costa Rica, Mexico, and Argentina.
GUIDELINES FOR SUBMISSION
Focusing on Latin America will features the contributions, experiences, struggles and successes of women in Latin America as they participate in the economy. We invite you to share your thoughts and creativity about the issues that most affect women in Latin America's economic participation. Your work could be viewed and discussed by millions of exhibition visitors from around the world!
HOW TO SUBMIT
PLEASE KEEP IN MIND:
Submissions must be received by AUGUST 15, 2010. Late submissions will not be considered. Early submissions are encouraged.
WHAT TO SUBMIT
Creative work of any kind. Look at IMOW's Your Voices section for
examples, or see the stories below.
Art: Submit images of your paintings, drawings, sculptures, prints, or cartoons. Include a minimum 100-word description. Upload .jpg, .gif, or .bmp files sized 600 pixels wide, minimum 72 dpi (300 dpi preferred). Limit 9 images per submission.
Example: Migration Series
Photography: Submit your photojournalism and artistic photography. Please include a minimum 100-word description. Upload .jpg, .gif or .bmp files sized at 600 pixels wide and a minimum of 72 dpi (300 dpi preferred). Limit 10 images per submission.
Example: Women of Kenya Are...
Personal Stories/Creative Writing: Submit your short stories, poetry or creative essays. Limit: 300 to 1000 words. Please include an image for visual interest and a minimum 100-word description.
Example: Dearest Maids
Journalism/Activism Articles: Submit original articles, essays or non-fiction writing about the issues that matter to you and the work you are doing to change the world. Limit: 300 to 1000 words. Please include an image for visual interest and a 100-word description.
Example: A Little Hope
Music/Audio: Submit your music videos, songs, spoken word or podcasts. Please include a minimum 100-word description. Upload .avi, .mp3, .aiff .aif or .wav files no more than 40MB each. Limit two videos per submission.
Example: The New Slavery: Domestic Workers in Lebanon
Video/Animation: Submit your video, film, trailers or animation. Please include a minimum 100-word description. Upload .mov, .avi, .mp4, .aiff, .aif or .wav files no more than 40MB each. Limit two videos per submission.
Example: Women's Empowerment Collection
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