Call for Artists: Falls Church Arts Gallery Exhibition Make Me Happy

By Editorial Team on November 1, 2021

Deadline: Sun, 21 November 2021

Image courtesy Falls Church Arts Gallery.



Deadline: Midnight, Sunday, November 21, 2021


Make Me Happy–all media—works that elicit joy, bring a smile, lift the spirit.

Exhibition Dates: Saturday, December 18, 2021 – Sunday, January 30, 2022

Exhibition Venues: Falls Church Gallery, 700-B West Broad St., Falls Church, VA, and online on the Falls Church Arts website.

Entry Fee: $27.50 for Falls Church Arts members, $37.50 for nonmembers (Artists may submit up to 3 artworks, brief statement of concept or process required for each.)

Entries: Entries must be made through the online entry form.

Judging: This exhibition will be juried by Leslie Ava Shaw, an art historian and independent curator and juror. Artists will be notified of the juror’s decisions on/about Monday, November 29.

Drop-off/Pick-up: Artwork selected for the exhibition must be delivered to Falls Church Gallery on Monday, December 13, 10am-noon or 6-8pm. Unsold works must be picked up on Monday, January 31, 10am-noon or 6-8pm.

Sale of Work: All work must be for sale. All sales will be handled by Falls Church Arts, which shall be responsible for the collection of the retail sales price stipulated by the artist in the online entry form as well as the applicable sales tax. Falls Church Arts will remit to the artist the net sales amount (artist-stipulated retail price, less 20% donation to Falls Church Arts) within thirty days of the show closing. Falls Church arts will collect and remit all requisite sales tax to the proper taxing authority. No price changes will be allowed after the call deadline.

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