Call For Artists

Attention all artists!  We are  seeking  your creativity to enhance and inspire our community through art in our art galleries! Throughout the year, we offer over 20 artful exhibits in 3 gallery spaces, many of which display the works of local artists.  Please stop in the galleries to see these outstanding exhibits and check our website to see how you can showcase your work. Every season will offer opportunities for artists to bring their work into the light and share their vision with the community.

 Want to stay in touch and receive information on participating in all future art exhibits and programs?  Become a registered artist with us! 


SENIOR ART SHOW!

Any Burlington County resident, age 60 or over, may submit ONE ENTRY completed within the last 3 years. Artwork must be the original work of the applicant. First place winners automatically advance to the state competition in the fall. One professional and one non-professional first-place winner is accepted in the state show in each of the categories listed below. To be judged a category must have at least two (2) entries.

Categories*: Acrylic Painting, Drawing (charcoal, pen & ink, graphite, markers, etc.), Mixed Media (art that combines two or more media, no one of which clearly predominates, includes collage and assemblage), Oils, Pastel (chalk and pastel), Print (etching, silkscreen, monoprint, etc.), Photography (color, black and white or tinted photographs taken with a film-based or digital camera), Sculpture, Craft, Watercolor (including gouache)

PROSPECTUS

44th ANNUAL JURIED ART SHOW

Th-s most anticipated art show of the year welcomes a plethora of outstanding artists that are featured at the Annex Gallery throughout the fall.  Typically, this exhibit is very competitive and draws thousands of visitors.  This year, due to COVID-19 closures, the show will be displayed in preparation of opening and also be displayed online in digital format.  Over the last few months, our programs and online exhibits have received over 80,000 views!

Mansion Annex - 803 Smithville Road, Eastampton, NJ

Due Date/Intake: August 28 and 29.  All entries must be dropped off to Smithville Annex Gallery during intake.

Dates of Exhibit: September 10 - October 31, 2020

Entry Requirements:  Artists may submit up to three (3) works of art in the form of collages, paintings, drawings, mixed media, and/or sculptures and photography, NO crafts or painting copies. $10 per piece entered.  When registering online, each piece will have to be entered separately.

Work previously hung in a juried art show at Smithville Mansion will not be accepted.

Selection process: Juried

Unaccepted Artwork: Unaccepted artwork must be picked up on September 12. A storage fee will be charged if artwork is not picked up.

Juror: Juror will be a professional artist prominent in the regional art community.

Reception: Due to COVID-19, there are no receptions scheduled at this time.  Prize winners will be given the opportunity to discuss their work which will be featured online.

Pickup Artwork Date: November 1st, 12-4 PM.  If unable to pickup on scheduled date, an appointment will need to be scheduled by calling 609-265-5858.

Sales: All sales inquiries will be directed to the artist.

Awards: Top three to receive monetary award based on number of entries received. 

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WINTER ART SHOW


Smithville  Mansion Annex Gallery
Exhibit Dates: December 3 - January 24, 2021 

The Holiday season at Smithville is wondrous and the Winter Art Exhibit is one of the highlights and one that exposes the works of the artists to the broadest audience. We invite you to be a part of our busiest and most magical times of the year.  Art is available for purchase during the Smithville Mansion Tours and Victorian Holiday events (if open). Proceeds benefit the Friends of the Mansion, a non-profit organization.

This year, due to COVID-19 closures, the show will be displayed in preparation of opening and also be displayed online in digital format. Over the last few months, our programs and online exhibits have received over 80,000 views!

Due Date/Intake: November 20th and 21st. All entries must be dropped off to Smithville Annex Gallery during intake.

Entry Requirements: Artists may submit up to three (3) works of art with a winter or holiday theme, in the form of collages, paintings, drawings, mixed media, and/or sculptures and photography, NO crafts or painting copies. Not all work entered will be displayed. Work previously displayed in a juried art show at Smithville Mansion will not be accepted.

Fee: Free

Selection process: Open

Unaccepted Artwork: Unaccepted artwork must be picked up on January 22nd. A storage fee will be charged if artwork is not picked up.

Reception: Due to COVID-19, there are no receptions scheduled at this time.

Pickup Artwork Date: January 24th, 12-4 PM. If unable to pickup on scheduled date, an appointment will need to be scheduled by calling 609-265-5858.

Sales: All sales inquiries will be directed to the artist
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MONOCHROMATIC ART SHOW

Monochromatic and monotone is so much more than black & white or grayscale. Monochrome simply means ‘of one color’ ‘what color’ is, is entirely up to you. Color can change the mood and flow of an image to evoke a unique mood. Color can be bright and vibrant, even if it is only one scale.

Smithville Mansion Annex - 803 Smithville Road, Eastampton, NJ
Exhibit Dates: May 13 - July 3 2021

Due Date/Intake: May 7th and 8th All entries must be dropped off to Smithville Annex Gallery during intake.

Entry Requirements: Artists may submit up to three (3) works of art in the form of collages, paintings, drawings, mixed media, and/or sculptures and photography, NO crafts or painting copies. The following requirements must be adhered to: accepted work must consist of one color with varying shades of the same color; all work must be framed and wire hung. Not all work entered will be displayed. Work previously displayed in a juried art show at Smithville Mansion will not be accepted.

Fee: $20 for up to three pieces entered. When registering online, each piece will have to be entered separately.

Selection process: Open

Unaccepted Artwork: Unaccepted artwork must be picked up on May 22nd. A storage fee will be charged if artwork is not picked up.

Reception: Due to COVID-19 it is still TBD

Pickup Artwork Date: July 10th, 12-4 PM. If unable to pickup on scheduled date, an appointment will need to be scheduled by calling 609-265-5858.

Sales: All sales inquiries will be directed to the artist.

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