Call for Artists
The City and The Country Show
In Person and Virtual Show
Opening Reception: Friday, May 21st
6 – 8 pm
Common Fence Point Arts, Wellness and Community Center
Artists are invited to share their visual works based on living and working in urban and rural spaces. What do you love about clusters of buildings, wide open fields, lonely forests or the wide vistas of beaches?
Sponsored by our 2021 Supporters
Jerry’s Artarama Providence
Prudence Island Quilters
Enter your work in the Portsmouth Arts Guild
The Country and the City Show
All may enter. This is a non-juried show. All work will be accepted. Please submit all artwork both in person and by email.
In Person Intake
Common Fence Point
833 Anthony Road, Portsmouth
May 18th, 3 – 5pm May 19th, 6 – 8pm
To submit your art via email, please follow this two-step process:
1. Complete your entry form by one of the following methods:
ONLINE ENTRY: Click the button below, complete the form online and pay online by credit card through paypal
Print and mail the form below to Portsmouth Arts Guild, P. O. Box 463, Portsmouth, RI 02871, enclosing a check for the entry fee.
2. Email photos of your submission, in jpeg format, no larger than 5 MB, to email@example.com. Please include the dimensions, medium, artist, and selling price. Purchaser pays costs of shipping or arranges pickup.
Artists are invited to submit up to 3 works. Artwork in any media: paintings, drawings, photographs, digital, sculpture, ceramics and more are accepted and encouraged. Dimensions of the art and prices must accompany intake. 2-D art MUST be wired for hanging. No sawtooth hangers.
Submitted works must not have been previously exhibited at the Portsmouth Arts Guild. All work must be for sale. Guild commission is 25%.
The show will premiere on the Guild’s YouTube channel and various social media platforms starting the weekend of May 21st.
Entry fees: Members – $15.00 for the first entry and $5.00 each additional entry, up to three total
Non-Members – $20 first entry, $10 for the second and $5 for the third
2021 Exhibition Schedule
January 29 to February 23
February 26 to March 23
March 26 to April 20
April 23 to May 18
May 21 to June 15
June 18 – July 13
July 16 – August 10
August 13 – September 7
September 10 – October 5
October 8 – October 26
October 29 – November 23
November 26 – December 20
Weekly Art Challenge Showcase
Members Non-Juried Show
Photography Juried Show
Moving & Living
The Country & The City
Weather & Seasons
Imagine Water Juried Show
Show Us Your Dreams
Selfies & Other Portraits
Members Jury Members
Juried Show Entry Information
Submitted works must not have been previously exhibited at the Portsmouth Arts Guild.
Your submission to the Guild show represents inclusion of your art in social media and all promotions by the Guild.
All work must be for sale. Guild Commission is 25%
Works submitted by email to firstname.lastname@example.org
Show entry fees
$15 first entry, $5 each additional (members)
$20 first entry, $10 second, $5 third (non – members)
Please include $2 if paying by credit card
Three entries max per artist unless specifically stated in the show information.
Exhibits will be virtual at present
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