Call for Artists

Rhode Island Sights

January 14th – February 9th

Virtual Only Show

Sarah Oesting, Manchester Street Power Station, Providence, Portsmouth Arts Guild
Sarah Oesting, Manchester Street Power Statio, Providence

Sponsored by our Supporters

Jerry’s Artarama Providence

Bank Newport

GMI Architects

Prudence Island Quilters

Sacucci Honda

Intake January 7th – January 12th

Due to ever increasing Covid numbers in Rhode Island this show will be seen online only. There will be no physical intake.

Here’s your chance to show the uniqueness of living in Rhode Island. Show your favorite sites, sights, activities or oddities.

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. 

Email Intake

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

or

Print and mail the form below 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.orgPlease include the dimensions, medium, artist, and selling price. Purchaser pays costs of shipping or arranges pickup.

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 November 1st.

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

Exhibition

Intake 

Opening Reception

Rhode Island Sights
Virtual Show
Intake January 7th – 12th
Email Intake
Virtual Show Only
Members Showcase
Common Fence Point
Intake February 8th and 9th
Opening February 11th
Youth Art Show
Portsmouth Arts Guild
Intake March  8th and 9th
Opening March 11th
Quilters Showcase
Portsmouth Arts Guild
Intake March 29th
Opening April 3rd
Challenge Showcase
Portsmouth Arts Guild
Intake April 20th
Opening April 22nd
Imagine Color:  Juried Show
Common Fence Point
Intake May 10th and 11th
Opening May 13th
Sea, Land and Sky 
Common Fence Point
Intake June 7th and 8th
Opening June 11th
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

Juried Show Entry Information

 

Awards!

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 gallery@portsmoutharts.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

Exhibition Forms

Online EntryEnter by Mail

With thanks to our generous sponsors

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Prudence Island Quilters Guild

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