Snap To Colors
Hakodate Arts Hall Gallery
4,306 sqf(400m2) / Wall Length 367 feet (111.6m)

August 25 to August 28
Open from 10:00 am to 9:00 pm

37-8, Goryohkaku, Hakodate, 040-0001, Japan
TEL: +81-138-55-3521

"the Color of Love Organization" announce an open call for our exhibition featuring all kind of visual arts worldwide: We call it "Snap To Colors".

A part of the participation fee will goes to the "workshop for children" who are the next generation as part of this event.
This is an open exhibition. Neither of Language, Nationality, Age, Professional or Amateur is asked.
All the art work will display as an equal grid like lattice at Exhibition.

*Caution: Please don't send us your original canvases and paper based works.
We accept your art work only as a digital file.
We will not return the prints and data of entries however, the printed file can be returned if you are able to come to the site at the last day of the event.
simulation Image

This image is just a simulation for displaying artworks on the gallery walls, made by Photoshop.

Prints and Display:
These Digital art files from all over the world will be printed by using printer Z-3100 which is made only for DFA of the Hewlett-Packard Co. All files of these entries will be printed (8.5"x11" on heavyweight paper) and shown in our gallery and arranged in a grid style.
Because it prints on super-thick HP Hahnemuhle Smooth Fine Art Paper/ Metric page weight / 265 g/m2, great matching with Hewlett-Packard's DFA printer Z-3100, that becomes a wonderful print that's amazing to enhance the tradition that the great Art Masters have used over 400 years.
HP Hahnemuhle Smooth Fine Art Paper/ Metric page weight / 265 g/m2 bring art to life with HP media specifically designed to meet the needs of artists and photographers.
This acid-free high quality paper is ideal for photo and digital fine art reproductions.
Constructed with 100-percent rag, the paper is coated on one side and has a bright white, smooth finish and rich color will increased contrast.

Web Posting:
Once you register for our exhibition, we will post all the participant's works at "Art Gallery" on this website for Three years.
This "web Art Gallery" could make possible to people around the world accessible to your precious art works even they are not able to visit our each exhibitions.
We call it borderless art community.
Please just imagine...people of any races, languages, geographies can enjoy your art works and get chance to know about your name, your arts, your thoughts,where are you living through this website!

Now "Art Gallery" page is added on our website.
Please explore and enjoy arts of our participants.

In Art Works

World wide.
Exhibition Show Dates:
August 25 to August 28, 2009
Start and Deadline for entries:
Start: June 15, 2009
Close: August 20, 2009
The dead line was extended to August 20th.

*We will close it when the participants reaches 2,000 people.
Please register in bringing forward.

Opening Reception:
Cafe de perla
Opening reseption Party at "The Cafe de Perla"
We invite you to our opening reception party with some breads (sandwiches), wine (red wine) and some more for commemorate this first great exhibition with the Color Of Love Organization.

"The Cafe de Perla" is a wonderful location that you can see the "million dollars of night view" of Hakodate city.

We will prepare some a great show for you:

Live show of collaboration work with music, poetry and visual, picture story and piano, titled "Momotaro"( Japanese old story) will be performed by Kaori Terachi with her friends

And great screening the work of short movie maker Enza Sebastiani from California.

*We will welcome to all the assentors and all the people who assist in this exhibition, by a little registration fee $10.
Charge: $10 -
Where: "Cafe de Perla" FM Iruka 2F, 18-11, Motomachi, Hakodate
Phone: +81-138-27-2530
When: 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm, August25.
"The Color Of Love Awards, Hakodate, 2009"
(The details will be Coming Soon)
Jurors and Notification:
(The details will be Coming Soon)

On the website of The Color Of Love Organization
(The details will be Coming Soon)
Lecture and Seminar:
1. Lectures by the professional artists.
2. Seminar for artistic expressions of digital devices and for using software for how to handle digital photography and various arts by maker sponsoring.
3. Introduction of excellent reproduction technology uses digital photograph technology for original works of the artists, oil paintings, water-color paintings and another analog art.
(The details will be Coming Soon)
1. The share of proceeds in this exhibition will be donated to "Workshop for children".
2. The complete set of digital camera/computer/printer will be donated for an existing, educational facilities in the underdeveloped country. We materially share the possibility of the pleasure with the expression from within among the deprived child, too.

Remember: John 7:38 "Whoever believes in me, as the Scripture has said,streams of living water will flow from within him.

*We will not pass by the group such as UNICEF, adopt both direct methods, and open the result to the public as seeing the result in the next event.
(The details will be Coming Soon)
Entry Fee:
Registration fee is $15US.
Submission Rules:
Registration and submission are done online only. File uploads are the only accepted size of 3MB or less each. Please DO NOT send materials to THE COLOR OF LOVE. All materials sent to THE COLOR OF LOVE will not be viewed and cannot be returned.
However, we will keep to view your works on our website for three years.
Entry And Multiple Entries:
Multiple entries are permitted. $15 registration fee for each additional image. Separate registration required for each image.

THE COLOR OF LOVE Purchase/refund policy: There are no refunds for juried competition entries.
PayPal's Purchase/refund policy: Refunds and cancellations are provided only at the discretion of the organization hosting or sponsoring this event. PayPal issues credits only when directed to do so by the sponsoring organization. Contact the sponsoring organization for further details.

Please register the work from the following button in the finish of payment with Paypal. After the manager is attested, your work is open to the public all over the world.

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*The description of the application for this exhibition is below this page.

STEP.1 Payment

You can use "PayPal", click the below icon.

STEP.2 Registration

Notice of receipt and information of registration will be sent to you by email after we receive your payment. Please click this “Registration ” icon and register your art(s) by using your registration ID on email.

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