Zeke’s Coffee Toons Cartoons and Comics / Calls & Submissions

January 22, 2024

Organization Name: Maryland Art Place

Organization Location: Baltimore

Type: Calls & Submissions

Fee: None


TOONES: Cartoons and Comics
Application Deadline: Monday, January 22  @  Midnight
Application Link

Calling all cartoonists and graphic book artists, Zekes’ Coffee Shop and Maryland Art Place (MAP) are seeking artworks related to cartoons and comics for TOONES, an upcoming exhibition celebrating the joy of illustration. We’re seeking artists inspired by the nostalgia of Saturday nights spent watching your favorite show(s). Submit your artwork to be considered for this opportunity, paying homage to the art form that has brought joy and excitement to audiences of all ages. TOONES is a celebration of the rich and captivating world of cartoon and comic book art.
The exhibition will run February 6 – April 25, 2024 and on view at Zeke’s Coffee located at 4719 Harford Rd.
To be considered for the show, please fill out the following Google Form
–       Artwork must be 20 x 20 or under
–       Please deliver any selected artwork ready to hang
–    Artwork must be related to the theme: TOONES
–       Selected artwork must be delivered to Maryland Art Place located at 218 West Saratoga St. Baltimore, MD 21201 beginning Thursday, February 1, – Saturday, February 3, 2024.

Release Call to Artists: Week of December 21
Application Deadline: Monday, January 22  by midnight
Notice of Acceptance: Friday, January 26th
Artwork Drop off: Thursday, February 1 – Saturday, February 3, 2024
Exhibition on View:  February 6 – April 25, 2024
Opening Reception: TBD
ABOUT ZEKE’s: In 205 Thomas Rhodes sold his first pound of coffee at the Baltimore Farmers Market. One year later he opened a retail space on Harford Road in Lauraville, and further expanded his operations to a fully functioning café just down the street at 4719 Harford Road in 2017. www.zekescoffee.com


Opportunity Website