The deadline for entries inspired by movies from the 1930s and 1940s is Jan. 31.

The deadline for entries inspired by movies from the 1930s and 1940s is Jan. 31.

Bring your art to the silver screen

The Arts Council of Surrey is seeking original 2D art inspired by movies from the 1930s and 1940s.

The Arts Council of Surrey is seeking original 2D art inspired by movies from the 1930s and 1940s.

Artists are invited to participate in the Silver Screen Classics competition and Exhibition, which begins in February.

Categories include Paintings on paper, drawing, mixed media and printmaking, photography and digital art. Prizes are $200, $150, $100 and $50.

The entry fee is $10 per piece, with a maximum of three per artist. Works must be unframed, and precisely 18×24 inches.

The deadline for entries is Jan. 31.

More information and entry forms are available at 604-594-2700, info@artscouncilofsurrey.ca or http://bit.ly/1m3kWyq

An opening reception takes place Feb. 18 from 7-9 p.m. at the Newton Cultural Centre, 13530 72 Ave.

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