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Truckee Public Art Commission: Artists to take Truckee by storm

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TRUCKEE, Calif. andamp;#8212; Weather comes to us in many mysterious forms. Atmospheric disturbances shape our environment by influencing physiographic and social trends on a global scale. The term weather can be used to describe our internal, emotional health. Similarly, weather can be used as a metaphor to characterize the trend of a story unfolding. Whether literal or literary, weather seems to encompass the many characteristics of the human experience. This show is designed to display the effects of weather in your artwork.All entries must be the original work of the artist and show an authentic use of materials and aesthetic intent. Awards will be presented at the opening reception for Best of Show, Jurorandamp;#8217;s Choice, and Peopleandamp;#8217;s Choice. All themes and subject matter must be appropriate for a public audience of all ages. Deadline is Friday, Jan. 14, 5 p.m. Works in all media by artists 18 and older will be considered. Visit the main hall of the Community Recreation Center to become familiar with the exhibition space for this show. For applications, visit Truckee Donner Recreation andamp; Parks District (TDRPD), Community Recreation Center, 8924 Donner Pass Road, call 530-582-7720 or e-mail of exhibit are Feb. 1-May 31, 2011. Truckee Public Art Commission (TPAC) is under the direction of TDRPD.andamp;#8212; Submitted to

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