Call for Artists: Faces and Figures Show

July 8th - August 9th

Faces and Figures

Opening Reception July 8th 

Dale Silvia, Portraits, Portsmouth Arts Guild
Dale Silvia, Portrait of an Artist

Sponsored by 

Jerry’s Artarama Providence

Bank Newport

GMI Architects

Prudence Island Quilters

 

In Person Intake

Tuesday, July 5th, 3 – 5pm

Wednesday, July 6th, 6 – 8pm

Common Fence Point Arts, Wellness & Community Center

933 Anthony Road, Portsmouth

Opening Reception Friday, July 8th, Common Fence Point

Artists for centuries have told stories with representation of human, and beyond, countenances and body movement.

Guild Members and Non-Members are invited to submit up to 3 works in any medium to this show. All are invited. This is a Non-Juried Show so all works submitted will be accepted.

Entry fees for Guild Members are $15.00 for the first entry and $5.00 each additional and for Non-Members, $20.00 for the first, $10.00 for the second and $5.00 for the third.

Artwork in any media, paintings, drawings, photography, digital, sculpture, ceramics and more are accepted and encouraged. This show will also be archived on the Guild’s YouTube Channel.

Artists must bring work for the physical show to be included in the virtual show.

Virtual Show Intake

Artists must submit art images via email for the virtual show. Please follow this process:

Email photos of your submission, in jpeg format, no larger than 5 MB, to gallery@portsmoutharts.org. Please include the dimensions, medium, artist, and selling price. Purchaser pays costs of shipping or arranges pickup. Intake for the virtual show is from July 2nd to July 6th. The show will premiere on the Guild’s YouTube channel and various social media platforms starting the weekend of July 9th.

2-D works MUST be wired for hanging–NO saw-tooth hangers

Submitted works MUST NOT have been previously exhibited at the Portsmouth Arts Guild.

All work must be for sale. Guild commission is 25 percent.

 

To submit your art for this show, please follow this two-step process:

1. Click the ONLINE ENTRY button below,  complete the form online and pay by credit card or paypal

or

print the form below and mail it to Portsmouth Arts Guild, P. O. Box 463, Portsmouth, RI 02871, enclosing a check for the entry fee.

AND

2. Email photos of your submission, in jpeg format, no larger than 5 MB, to gallery@portsmoutharts.org. Please include the dimensions, medium, artist, and selling price. Purchaser pays costs of shipping or arranges pickup.

2022 Exhibition Schedule

Exhibition

Intake 

Opening Reception

Rhode Island Sights
Virtual Show
Intake January 7th – 12th
Email Intake
Virtual Show Only
Members Showcase
Virtual Show
Intake February 4th – 9th
Email Intake
Opening February 11th
Challenge Showcase
Virtual Show
Intake March  2nd – 9th
Email Intake

Opening March 11th
Quilters Showcase
Portsmouth Arts Guild
Intake March 29th
Opening April 3rd
Emerging Artists Show
Portsmouth Arts Guild
Intake April 19th 3-6 PM & April 20th 6-8 PM
Opening Sunday April 24th 2-4 PM
Imagine Color:  Juried Show
Common Fence Point
Intake Tuesday May 10th 3 – 6 PM and Wednesday May 11th 6- 8PM
Opening Reception Friday May 13th 6 – 8 PM
Sea, Land and Sky 
Common Fence Point
Intake June 7th and 8th
Opening June 10th
Faces and Figures
Common Fence Point
Intake July 5th and 6th
Opening July 8th
All Photography 
Common Fence Point
Intake August 9th and 10th
Opening August 12th
Inspired by Great Artists 
Common Fence Point
Intake September 6th and 7th
Opening September 9th
Salon des Refuses
Portsmouth Arts Guild
Intake October 4th and 5th
Opening October 7th
Holiday Showcase
Common Fence Point
Intake November 15th and 16th
Opening November 18th

With thanks to our generous sponsors

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Prudence Island Quilters Guild