The final draft of my submission for the NEA (National Endowment for the Arts) "Art Works" Logo Design Open Call. The only criteria is that the Logo convey the following 3 concepts:
1. “Art Works” is a noun that refers to the works of art that artists create.
2. “Art Works” reminds us that a goal of art is to work on audiences and viewers to inspire,
transport, and challenge them.
3. “Art Works” is a reminder that arts workers are real workers who are part of this country’s real
economy. They earn salaries, support families, pay taxes. Artists are also entrepreneurs and placemakers, who revitalize towns, cities, and neighborhoods – both the economies and the ethos