Allied Arts Annual Juried Show


The 2019 Annual Juried Show has now ended. Thank you to all who made it a success!!

The deadline to submit entries for the 2020 juried show is May 1, 2020. Check back to this page around the New Year for more information and 2020’s juror! If you have any questions please email: alliedjuriedshow@gmail.com.

In (art), as in love, we are astonished at what is chosen by others.
— Andre Maurois

The basic guidelines are listed below in preparation for future shows. Check back towards the end of the year for 2020’s prospectus and next year’s juror.

Any questions regarding the juried show can be sent to alliedjuriedshow@gmail.com.

ELIGIBILITY

Open to all US artists over the age of eighteen. Only original work created, conceived, and executed entirely by you, the artist, after April 1, 2017 and not previously shown in an Allied Arts Association Juried Show will be considered. Work from commercial kits, tutorials, copies, or done under instruction is ineligible.

CONDITIONS

Allied Arts makes the following conditions applicable to all artists entering art for exhibition:

1) Allied Arts reserves the right to photograph exhibited art for publicity purposes.

2) All art must remain on exhibition throughout the designated show schedule.

3) Allied Arts charges a 35% commission on sales. Items may be indicated as Not for Sale (NFS).

4) Prior to installation, the juror and Allied Arts reserve the right to reject pieces that are too fragile, oversized, or in poor condition.

5) Allied Arts cannot assume responsibility for loss or damage during shipment to or from the exhibit.

6) Allied Arts retains the right to cancel this show.

MEDIA

Entries may include any traditional media: watercolors, oils, acrylics, mixed media, drawings, ceramics, fibers, metals, photographs, prints, jewelry, wood, glass, non-traditional materials (separate or in combination with above).

FRAMING

Two-dimensional work must be wired for hanging. No sawtooth hangers or clip-on frames are permitted. Unframed canvases must be gallery wrapped with at least 1 1/2-inch deep stretchers and staple-free edges. Drawings, watercolors, prints, and photographs require glass or acrylic unless alternative methods are used to protect the artwork, and, if shipped, must use acrylic. Wet paintings or frames, and artwork with protruding nails, tacks, or other sharp objects will be rejected.

SIZE AND WEIGHT

Dimensions of two-dimensional pieces (frames included) may not exceed 72 x 72 inches. Three-dimensional pieces must fit through the entry way to the gallery, which measures 3 1/2 x 10 feet. Pieces must not weigh more than 150 pounds. No exceptions unless previous arrangements have been made with the Juried Show Chairman.

FEES (NON-REFUNDABLE)

$12 per entry for members; $15 per entry for non-members. Multiple units, when priced as a single unit will be judged as one entry. Artists who submit three paid entries may submit a bonus fourth work without a fourth entry fee. No more than four works/sets may be submitted.

Entry fees must accompany entries:

  • In Person: Bring check, cash or card to the gallery during normal gallery hours

  • By Mail: Send check to: The Gallery at the Park ATTN: Annual Juried Show

  • Online using a credit card or PayPal.