Twelve By Thirty: An Art Challenge

One new idea for every day in 2011. We're talking big, small, local, international, in action and on the drawing board. Here's today's -- what's yours?

In January, local designer Vince Gonzalez put a call out to the design community. He wanted 12 artists to create 30 pieces of artwork over 30 days -- 360 original pieces in a month.

Artists took on the challenge, and Twelve By Thirty was born. The commitment, Gonzalez says is "not for the weak-hearted, the lazy or mildly crafty artist."

The rules: Each artist must have one piece of visual work uploaded before midnight everyday for a month.

The goal: To challenge each artist's creativity while growing the local art community.

Twelve By Thirty is hosting a show tomorrow night of work completed so far at the one oh one gallery at 101 West Main St. in Mesa. Doors are open from 6 to 9 p.m..

For more

info on the show, check out the official invite, and to see more of the competition's work (and sign up for the March challenge), check out the Twelve By Thirty website.