Calling All Artists for Coastal Branch Library Special Exhibit
CALL TO ARTISTS
The Cultural Arts Alliance (CAA) is excited to partner with the Coastal Branch Library for a new "All Things Fall" themed Special Exhibit scheduled to run September 7 through October 30, 2023 at the Library located at 437 Greenway Trail in Santa Rosa Beach, FL. We are calling all artists who are current members of the CAA to submit up to five (5) pieces for consideration showcasing what you feel captures the essence of the Fall season.
Please study the criteria below and submit an application ONLINE prior to 11 pm on Wednesday, August 30, 2023. If you are not yet a CAA member, click to join today!
LIBRARY LOCATION AND HOURS OF OPERATION
The Coastal Branch Library is located at 437 Greenway Trail, Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459. Hours are Monday - Saturday, 9 AM – 5 PM.
Call to artists: August 9 - August 30, 2023 Artist notification: September 1, 2023 Art Delivery to Library: September 6, 2023, 11am - 3pm Exhibit begins: September 7, 2023 Exhibit ends: October 30, 2023 Mandatory Art Pick-Up at Library: October 31, 2023, 12pm - 2pm
Accepted artists MUST meet the following criteria:
Artist must be a current member of the CAA. Membership is open to all artists, regardless of location.
All exhibited work must be original work created by the applying artist. No print reproductions will be accepted.
Art work must be appropriate to the general public and family friendly.
2D & 3D Paintings: Dimensions (width x height) may not exceed 52" x 72" including frames.
Unframed gallery wrap canvas is acceptable ONLY if it is at least 1.5" deep and the sides are completely painted.
Paintings must be properly mounted with a D rings and wired. NO sawtooth hangers.
Selling your piece is not mandatory; however, if the piece is for sale the Artist must agree to a 60% artist, 40% CAA split of each sale.
If your painting sells, you are encouraged to bring another piece.
HOW TO APPLY
Submit your application ONLINE before 11 PM Wednesday, August 30, 2023. You will need to set up an account with Submittable if you do not already have one. You only have to set up your account one time, but you will need to submit to artist calls individually.
Acceptance of your artwork in the show is solely at CAA and Coastal Branch Library's discretion. We will not provide a reason for any unaccepted artworks. CAA or Coastal Branch Library will not be responsible for any artwork not picked up on the date mentioned.