Calling All Artists for Foster Gallery 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 "Go Figure" - Portrait and Clothed Figure. The pieces selected for inclusion in the show will be exhibited and for sale at The Foster Gallery from March 28 - May 15, 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 (except photography).

  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. 3D Sculptures, Ceramics, Woodworks and Metal works must fit an 18” x 18” pedestal, or if free standing not take up more than 4 sq. ft. Artists may supply their own pedestal if necessary.

  7. 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: March 1 - March 22, 2022

Artist Instruction Letter: March 23, 2022

Art delivery to Foster Gallery: March 27, 2022 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Show opens: March 28, 2022

Opening reception: TBD

Show ends: May 15, 2022

Mandatory Art pick-up: May 15, 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.

HOW TO APPLY 

Submit your application ONLINE before 11 pm March 22,  2022