Call for Entries Through May 8, 2023
July 12 – September 26, 2023
Entries Due May 8, 2023
The Peninsula Jewish Community Center is pleased to be hosting our sixth community art show, July 12 – September 26, 2023. We realize that many talented artists reside and create locally in our community. It is with pride and admiration that we open the Center’s gallery to showcase a wide variety of their works.
Category and Community Choice awards to be presented at the Artist Reception on July 30.
Please complete this section and return with the entry fee by Monday, May 8, 2023.
On completion of selection process, we will contact you regarding whether or not your works were selected. Notifications will be mailed on or by the week of Monday, June 5. No phone calls, please.
Artist must be at least 18 years of age or older, and live within 60 miles of the PJCC.
Entries must be original works by the artist. Direct copies of copyrighted material will not be accepted including artwork by other artists, unauthorized photos, or published images.
Entries must be recent works completed within the last four years and not previously exhibited at the PJCC.
Eligible works include paintings, drawings, photographs, mixed media, tapestry/wall hangings, handcrafted jewelry, ceramic, glass, metal, wood, and fiber.
The final presenting form of two-dimensional works may not exceed 30” x 40” in either direction. Dimensions submitted on online Entry Form must include framing.
Three-dimensional works will be displayed in locked curio cabinets and therefore may not exceed the dimensions of 10”h x 10”w x 10”d.
Each jpg file should consist of the artist’s name (last name, first initial) followed by the title of the work, media and entry number, e.g:
Entry forms, images and entry fee must be digitally uploaded no later than Monday, May 8, 2023. Please see the submission form for additional specifications.
Artwork must remain on display until the end of the exhibition. No work may be withdrawn during the show even it was sold.
To avoid damage of wall surface, D-rings are recommended as holders for wiring (avoid saw-tooth, clamps or screw eyes).
For two-dimensional artworks, wire should not extend and be visible beyond the top edge.
Monday, May 8, 2023
Entry form with fees and images must be uploaded by this date.
Monday, June 5, 2023
Notification of acceptance or rejection will be mailed this week. No phone calls please.
Monday, July 10, 3:00–5:00 pm and Tuesday, July 11, 9:00–11:00 am
Accepted art work must be hand-delivered to the Peninsula Jewish Community Center.
Sunday, July 30, 3:30–5:00 pm
Art opening reception
Wednesday, September 27, 3:00–5:00 pm and Thursday, September 28, 9:00–11:00 am
Pick up art work at the PJCC
Art not picked up by Thursday, September 28 will incur a $5 per day storage fee. Works will only be held until Friday, October 27, 2023.
Art credits for the imagery on this page: V. Binyamini (Ceramics); T. Goodson (Jewelry); F. Goldman (Photography)