Call for Artists
Fall 2019 – Exhibition of Fine Art and Photography
Dublin Recreation Center – Nov 16 to Dec 7, 2019
Jurors: Melanie Holm and Eric Albright
Chair: Angie Siefring
Entry Deadline Saturday Nov 3, 2019
Art Drop Off Saturday Nov 16, 9 – 10:30 am
Reception Thurs Nov 21, Pot Luck Meeting and Award Ceremony 6:30 – 8 pm at Rec Center, upstairs
Art Pick up Saturday Dec 7, 9 – 10:30 am
Important ~ Art Dimensions Are Limited – See Rules Below for Details
Eligibility: All current members of Dublin Area Art League may enter artwork. Membership Renewals may be paid at drop off for your convenience.
Entry Fees: Each piece of artwork must be submitted in one of two categories; Photography/Digital Art OR Fine Art/Non-Digital (including painting, drawing, mixed media, sculpture, etc.)
$20 Entry Fee for 1 or 2 Pieces – Categories may vary by piece, such as painting and photography
$40 Entry Fee for 3 or 4 Pieces – No more than 2 pieces can be entered by the same artist in each category
Prizes: Best of Show $125 includes both categories combined – funded by the Dublin Arts Council. The Fine Art and Digital Art/Photography Categories each have the following prizes; 1st Place $75, 2nd Place $50, 3rd Place $25, and 3 Honorable Mentions which will receive Ribbons. Total cash prizes: $425.
- Size restrictions are in place for submitted artwork as follows: a) First Entry – shall measure no longer than 33 inches (including the frame) on the longest side; b) Second Entry – shall measure no longer than 18 inches (including the frame) on the longest side; c) if applicable, third and fourth entries (in a different category) will follow the same size restriction guidelines as the First and Second entries.
- All paintings & photos must be wired for hanging. “Sawtooth” hangers are not accepted. If Art is not framed, edges must be finished. Paintings must be dry to the touch. No Nudes may be displayed at the Dublin Recreation Center. Please let us know if you need a pedestal to display your piece.
- All artwork must be original work of the member and not previously exhibited in a DAAL Show. Work must have been completed within the last 5 years. Not For Sale works acceptable.
Release of Liability: Artists will be asked to sign an Assumption of Risk and Liability Form when art is dropped off. This is a requirement of the Dublin Area Recreation Center.
Important Show Dates:
|Sunday Nov 3rd||Deadline to Submit Entry Form & Label Information for Art|
|Saturday Nov 16th||Drop Off Art at Dublin Recreation Center between 9:00 and 10:30 A.M.|
|Thursday Nov 21st||Reception & Awards Ceremony 6:30 P.M. Guests & Public Invited|
|Saturday Dec 7th||Pick Up Art between 9:00 and 10:30 A.M.|
Reminder: New size restrictions will be in place for submitted artwork as follows:
a) First Entry – shall measure no longer than 33 inches (including the frame) on the longest side;
b) Second Entry – shall measure no longer than 18 inches (including the frame) on the longest side;
c) if applicable, third and fourth entries (in a different category) will follow the same size restriction guidelines as the First and Second entries.
All entries must be received no later than Sunday Nov 3, 2019.
The DAAL Spring Show is partially funded by the Dublin Arts Council though a Community Arts Grant to encourage community engagement, cultivate creativity, and foster life-long learning through the arts.
Instructions: Complete Entry Form below and Tag Information for each Piece.
After Submission, make sure pay your entry fee using option A or B at bottom of page. (You may have to click back to this page)