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.

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WINTER ART EXHIBIT:

Exhibit will complement the Friends of the Mansion at Smithville’s holiday decorations within the Annex Gallery. Submissions must convey a winter or holiday theme. Only the following media that can be hung (2D, relief, etc) will be accepted: collages, paintings, drawings, mixed media, photography and digital media. Please attach hooks and wire between a quarter and a third of the way down from the top of the frame leaving little slack so it will hang close to the wall. If an aspect of the piece prohibits wire, please address situation with curator, who will make final determination regarding installation. The exposed edges of unframed art must be harmonious with the overall appearance of the piece when hung. No clip frames, center hangers or adhesive hooks…NO EXCEPTIONS TO THIS RULE. Limit three (3) works per artist. Not all submissions may be hung. FEE: There is no submission fee for this exhibit. 

SALE OF ARTWORK: Friends of the Mansion at Smithville (FOMAS) will handle all sales of artwork during this exhibit. Once a sale is complete, FOMAS will retain 20% of the sale and send a check equaling 80% of the price to the artist. 

Art must remain up for the duration of the exhibit. 

 Intake:       November 19 and 20th —12-4pm    

PICKUP: Unaccepted: December 2nd 12-4pm

 Accepted: January 16, 2022

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Exhibit will complement the Friends of the Mansion at Smithville’s holiday decorations within the Annex Gallery. Submissions must convey a winter or holiday theme. Only the following media that can be hung (2D, relief, etc) will be accepted: collages, paintings, drawings, mixed media, photography and digital media. Please attach hooks and wire between a quarter and a third of the way down from the top of the frame leaving little slack so it will hang close to the wall. If an aspect of the piece prohibits wire, please address situation with curator, who will make final determination regarding installation. The exposed edges of unframed art must be harmonious with the overall appearance of the piece when hung. No clip frames, center hangers or adhesive hooks…NO EXCEPTIONS TO THIS RULE. Limit three (3) works per artist. Not all submissions may be hung. FEE: There is no submission fee for this exhibit. 

SALE OF ARTWORK: Friends of the Mansion at Smithville (FOMAS) will handle all sales of artwork during this exhibit. Once a sale is complete, FOMAS will retain 20% of the sale and send a check equaling 80% of the price to the artist. 

-Art must remain up for the duration of the exhibit. 

 

 -INFORMATION: Please contact the Parks’ Office at (609) 265-5858 or email parks@co.burlington.nj.us

 

GALLERY HOURS: The exhibit can be viewed during gallery hours, Thursday – Saturday 10am – 4pm and Sunday 12pm – 4pm

 

DELIVERY: Smithville Mansion Annex Gallery
  803 Smithville Road, Eastampton, NJ
  

Intake:       November 19 and 20th —12-4pm    

PICKUP: Unaccepted: December 2nd 12-4pm

 Accepted: January 16, 2022

If unable to pick up on scheduled date, please arrange for pickup by calling the Parks’ office at 609-265-5858. A storage fee may be charged for pieces not picked up as scheduled.