Eco-Art Supports Groundwork Lawrence


Call for Eco-Art to celebrate GWL's 13th Year!

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Deadline for Submitting Eco-Art

Submission Deadline: Wed., October 29, 2014 5:00 PM (no exceptions)
Pick-up/drop off location: Groundwork Lawrence, 60 Island Street, Lawrence, MA
Artwork will be juried: October 30-31; items not selected for the show should be picked up November 3-4.
Auction proceeds are split 50/50 between Groundwork Lawrence and the artist (unless donated).
Each artist receives 2 tickets to Glow

All submissions must be accompanied by the Eco-Art Registration Form and include a write-up (see form).
A minimum sale price for your submission may be set.

How much should I expect my piece to sell for? Items have sold for between $20 and $350. We have included items with a sale price up to $5,000. We encourage pieces with minimum sale prices of $20 - $300.

What is eco-art?

  • It incorporates at least one of the “4 R’s” (Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, Repair).
  • It promotes environmental awareness.
  • It educates others about environmental injustice, and/or conveys a vision for addressing it.
  • It is comprised of environmentally-friendly materials.

Eco-art Includes

Lanterns, home furnishings and housewares, photography, sculpture, paintings, or mixed media pieces. However, it must incorporate at least 1 of the “4 R’s” and at least 1 other bulleted item listed above.

Read about eco-art and watch a video with Lydia Harris, one of Glow's artists.

Items submitted in past years include

Artwork made from crutches, lamps made from “rescued roadside treasures,” paintings on used/discarded furniture, and lanterns made from rescued treasurers. Thank you to our artists for using your imagination and amazing talents to help promote Groundwork Lawrence’s environmental mission!

More information and photos

Call for Eco-Art 2014
Eco-Art Registration Form 2014

Watch a video of Lydia Harris, eco-artist.
See more photos of previous year's eco-art on Flickr!

For more information about the Glow Gala

Please email Amanda or call (978) 974-0770