Registration Is Now Closed

Thank you to all our participating artists. Please come and view the exhibit after it opens June 3rd.

General Information

This exhibition and sale is open to all artists 18 years or older. Artwork may be Photography & Digital Art, Painting & Drawing, or Sculpture & Ceramics. Each applicant may submit two pieces of work for an entry fee of $35. The entry fee is non-refundable.

Awards & Categories

Awards

  • Best in Show
  • First
  • Second
  • Third
  • Honorable Mention

Categories

  • Painting – Drawing
  • Sculpture – Ceramics
  • Photography – Digital Art

Eligibility

Work must…

  • fit into acceptable categories.
  • have been produced in the last three years.
  • not have been previously entered into this competition.

Entry Requirements

  • Entry fee and application form must be submitted prior to May 4.
  • All entries must include digital images for identification/assessment.
  • Digital images are due before entry will be accepted.
  • Do not photograph images under glass or in frames.
  • Images may be uploaded to our website or delivered to our office on CD or flash drive.

Artwork Specifications

  • 2D work cannot exceed 50’’ in width or height
  • 2D work must be wired for hanging
  • 3D work must have solid base and be accompanied by a sturdy pedestal.

We will not accept…

  • fragile work.
  • work requiring special lighting or installation.
  • work that is too large or heavy.
  • work that is too difficult to hang.

Sales & Reproduction

A price needs to be provided for all artwork. If not for sale, please indicate NFS with a value estimate.

Prices should include a 15% commission for AAAC.

AAAC reserves the right to reproduce artwork and/or utilize submitted digital images for promotional purposes.

Liability

AAAC assumes no liability for damaged or stolen artwork. All reasonable care will be exercised in the handling and exhibition of work.

Important Dates

Monday, May 3

Mail-in entries must be postmarked by close of business. Online entries must be submitted by midnight.

Monday, May 10

Shipped artwork must be received by AAAC.

Thursday, May 6 *

Artwork must be hand delivered to AAAC between noon & 7 p.m.

Thursday, June 3

Exhibit opens to the public & awards are announced. Receptions details to be announced.

Wednesday, July 21 *

Exhibit closes at 4 p.m.

Thursday, July 22 *

Pick up work from AAAC between noon & 7 p.m.

* Timeframes may be scheduled in the event that it is necessary for social distancing requirements.