Call for Entries: Open Regional Juried Art Exhibition

By Editorial Team on October 9, 2018

Deadline: Sat, 01 December 2018


Photo by Michael Ford. Courtesy of Hill Center Galleries.
Deadline: December 1, 2018

Exhibition Dates: January 10 – March 3, 2019
Opening Reception with Juror: January 16, 6:30-8:30pm

ELIGIBILITY:  Open only to artists residing in the District of Columbia, Maryland, and Virginia. Original hanging work, in any medium, created since January 1, 2016, will be considered.

ENTRY FEE:  $40 for up to 5 pieces; $10 for each additional piece.  Payment through PayPal (which accepts all major credit cards).

GUIDELINES:  Artwork must be delivered ready to hang using the Hill Center cable-and-hook system.  Details will be provided to selected artists.  No size restrictions apply, as 14′ ceilings in some gallery space can accommodate large pieces.  All artwork must be available for sale.

PRIZES:  Three cash prizes and five Honorable Mention awards will be made.  First place $1,000; Second Place $750, Third Place $500.  Award winners will be announced at the Opening Reception with the Juror on January 16.

ENTRIES:  Entries must be made online at: or by visiting  Instructions are posted on the website.

JUDGING:  The Exhibition will be juried by Caitlin Berry, Fine Arts Dealer and Associate Director at HEMPHILL Fine Arts in Washington, DC.  All artists will be notified of the Juror’s decisions on/about December 5, 2018.

DELIVERY/PICKUP:  Art work selected for the exhibition must be delivered to Hill Center on Sunday, January 6, 2019, between 12pm – 3 pm. Work is to be removed on Sunday, March 3, between 3pm – 5pm.

SALES:  Artists selected for the exhibition will be asked to sign the Hill Center Galleries Consignment Agreement.  Hill Center Galleries shall sell artwork at the sales price submitted in the on-line entry, plus applicable DC sales tax, and remit proceeds to the artist, retaining a 30% sales commission.  No price changes will be allowed after the call deadline.