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Call to Artists: First Friday at EXPO

  • First Friday's at the Expo 4321 Atlantic Ave Long Beach, CA, 90807 United States (map)

We are seeking artists who'd like to exhibit and/or live paint at First Friday this August 1st from 6:30pm to 9pm at the EXPO in Bixby Knolls. This is a free event, no admission charged and no commission taken. First Fridays is an extremely busy night for the Bixby Knolls community with live bands, street vendors, and tons of families walking around and the EXPO itself is usually packed. 

Important Dates:
Please submit 2 examples of your work on our general art submission form by Friday July 25th if you'd like to be included into the show. 

If you have shown with us previously, you do not need to submit any artwork, just contact us and let us know.

Other info:

Participants can load in as early as 4pm. All material must be in place by 6:30pm the day of the event.

Please break down at 9pm.

You will need to stay for the length of the event even if you are only showing your work.

Please provide all materials needed for set up: table, chairs, biz cards, easels, art supplies, etc. Squeeze will have a table and a couple of chairs there too.

Check in with Expo supervisor upon arrival and they'll point you to the right location. Tell them you're showing/painting with Squeeze Art Collective.

Earlier Event: July 23
Figure Drawing with Richard Pugh
Later Event: August 1
First Fridays at the Expo