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Florence Regional Arts Alliance in Florence, SC, Calls for Entries for “Once a Part Now Art” – Deadline – May 2, 2015

March 30, 2015


Smart Phone Repair in collaboration with the Florence Regional Arts Alliance announces an art contest in which artists are called to find new and creative purposes for discarded phone or tablet parts. Interested artists must register for this project by either stopping by the store located at 190 West Evans Street or by calling Smart Phone Repair at 843/536-0239.


On Thursday, Apr. 9, 2015, at 6:15pm Smart Phone Repair will host an artist gathering at which artists will receive materials to use in their creations as well as an overview of the contest. Artist must be 18 or older to participate and the submission deadline is May 2 by 6pm.

Prizes will be awarded with first place being an iPad Air. Smart Phone Repair customers will also have the opportunity to participate by voting on their favorite creation from May 4 – May 21. A People’s Choice Award will be presented as well.

Completed artwork becomes the property of Smart Phone Repair and will be placed on exhibit within the store.

The Florence Regional Arts Alliance is pleased to partner with this downtown business in this innovative contest celebrating sustainability and the visual arts.

An Awards and Artist reception for “Once a Part Now Art”  will take place on Thursday, May 21 at 6:30pm at Smart Phone Repair celebrating this upcycled exhibition of repurposed materials.

Inquiries may be directed to Smart Phone Repair at 843/536-0239 or stopping by the store during normal business hours.