Calling All Artists for Foster Gallery Plein Air Special Exhibition

CALL TO ARTISTS

The Cultural Arts Alliance (CAA) of Walton County is calling artists who are current members of the CAA to submit up to two pieces of artwork to be considered for "Plein Air: A Special Exhibit 2022" . The pieces selected for inclusion in the show will be exhibited and for sale at The Foster Gallery from May 16 - July 10, 2022.


This call is open to CAA member artists. If you aren't yet a member, please visit our website to join.

The submitted piece(s) must be original and can be aged or fresh and may utilize a variety of mediums. 2D work must be dry and ready to hang with wire attached for hanging.

CRITERIA If submissions do not meet the following criteria, they will not be accepted and considered for the show.

  1. All exhibited work must be original. No print reproductions accepted.

  2. Artwork must be appropriate to the general public and family-friendly.

  3. 2D & 3D Paintings: Dimensions (Height + Width) may not exceed 72" including frames. (i.e. 36" X 36" = 72", the maximum size including the frame)

  4. Unframed gallery-wrapped canvas is acceptable only if it is at least 1.5 inches deep and the sides are completely painted.

  5. Paintings must be properly mounted with D Rings and wired. NO SAWTOOTH HANGERS.

  6. Selling your piece is not mandatory; however if the piece is for sale, the artist agrees to a 60% Artist / 40% CAA split.


TIMELINE 

Call to artists: April 20 - May 11, 2022

Artist Instruction Letter: May 12, 2022

Art delivery to Foster Gallery: May 15, 2022 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Show opens: May 16, 2022

Opening reception: May 20, 2022

Show ends: July 10, 2022

Mandatory Art pick-up: July 10, 2022, 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm



ABOUT THE FOSTER GALLERY 

The Foster Gallery is named for the late Susan Foster, a founder of the Cultural Arts Alliance.  It is an artist collective featuring regional artists and special exhibitions on a quarterly rotating basis.  We host artist receptions and openings, workshops, events, and serve as a community gathering point symbolizing the support the CAA strives to give artists in our community, especially those who are members of the CAA.  

GALLERY LOCATION AND HOURS OF OPERATION 

The gallery is located at 495 Grand Boulevard, Suite J-104, Miramar Beach, FL  32550. Hours are 12 pm – 7 pm, daily.