Image: CoCA member Randi Ganulin standing in front of her digitally manipulated self portrait at the 2016 members' show. Photography by Miguel Edwards.

Make America Create Again: CoCA 2017 Members' Show

Calling all Artists!  CoCA's Members' Exhibition, #MakeAmericaCreateAgain, is now open! Our members' show, Make America Create Again, goal is to show that creative expression is what makes us great. 

Open to national and international contemporary artists, all ages and all mediums including 2D, 3D, multi-media, installation and ambient performance. We are thrilled to welcome Deborah Paine, Senior Curator for Seattle Office of Arts & Culture as Guest Juror for this year’s members’ show.

How to Apply
Simply update your membership and create a portfolio of images in CoCA's online directory, which is FREE for members to be included. Every current member with a finalized Directory page will be included in the printed Members' Catalog and also be included in the jury process for the exhibition at our Pioneer Square gallery. 
The deadline to get your directory page up for review has been extended! It is now Saturday, February 18. Renew, upgrade or review your membership today. Questions to info@cocaseattle.org.


Calendar of Events

MARCH EXHIBITION (March 2-4, 2017)

  • Grand Opening Celebration during the Pioneer Square Art Walk on March 2 from 6-9pm featuring time-based works and performances
  • Video and temporary installations on March 3 from 10:30am-4:30pm
  • March 4 from 12-6pm we will feature our members performing spoken word, music and choreography plus time-based performance and video, among other ephemeral works

APRIL EXHIBITION (April 6-29, 2017)

  • Public pening Celebration during the Pioneer Square Art Walk on Thursday, April 6, 6-9pm
  • Exhibition Walk-Through Talks, Saturday, April 15 at noon
  • Featuring 2D and 3D art plus video alongside special performances on dates TBA.
  • Private members only party: Saturday, April 1 from 5-8pm, with special guest and this year's juror Deborah Paine talking about the artwork selected.  Sponsored by Elysian Brewing.

Deadline to apply: Saturday, February 18

*Gallery will be closed from March 6 -25 due to a gallery remodel

All events at CoCA in Pioneer Square: 114 Third Avenue South, Seattle, 98104

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