Call to Artists - Gallery

Monroe Arts Association

  2024

Gallery Schedule

January
“And the Children Shall Lead Them…”

 

February 1 – March 24

“Quilting Bee”

 

April 4 – May 26

“Repurpose, Reuse, Recycle”

 

June 1 – July 28

“What a Wonderful World”

 

August 1 – September 29

“The View from Here”

 

October 3 - December 1

“Community Open”

 

December 5 – January 26, 2025

“Forever Young”

 


Upcoming Show and Call


Call to Artists:

Monroe Arts Association

QUILTING BEE

MAA CALL FOR ARTWORK

The Monroe Arts Association is accepting images for possible display in our next show “Quilting Bee” This show will feature needlework/textile creations from local artists. We welcome any work that involves stitching: knitting, crocheting, quilting, embroidery, and other needle work are welcome. This show will run from February 1st through through March 24th.

Guidelines for Eligible Artwork:

·         Any stitching medium is welcome.

·         Any work must be ready for hanging; quilts should have rods or other hanging mechanism.

·         Work is your original work.

·         Each artist is permitted to show up to three pieces.

·         Work is in excellent condition.

·         Work has not been displayed previously at the Monroe Arts Association.

·         Wrapped canvas is okay.

·         Artists may choose to sell work that is on display in the gallery. MAA takes a 30% commission on gallery sales. Any works sold will be exhibited until the end of the show.

 

Submission Guidelines:

·        Artists should send photos of proposed work to MAAgallerydirector@gmail.com by January 19th. Notifications will be made by January 21st.

·        Works will be dropped off From January 25th through January 31st.  Specific hours will be posted when you get the acceptance email.

.    We reserve the right to select works for display based on space and appropriateness.

 

If you have any questions, please contact Trischa Goodnow, Gallery Director at maagallerydirector@gmail.com

 


 

Call to Artists:

Monroe Arts Association

“Repurpose, Reuse, Recycle

MAA CALL FOR ARTWORK

The Monroe Arts Association is accepting images for possible display in the “Repurpose, Reuse, Recycle” gallery show. This show will feature a variety of media from local artists. We welcome any work that involves work that has been repurposed, reused or recycled.  We are open to just about anything. So, if in your work you take something from one realm and use it in another, this show is for you! The show will run from April 1st through through May 26th.

Guidelines for Eligible Artwork:

·       All mediums are welcome.

·       Outer dimensions (including frame) are 30” x 30” x 30” or smaller and 35 lbs or under.  Please note for three-dimensional art, we have a very limited number of pedestals. You are free to use your own as long as it fits the above dimensions.

·         Each artist is permitted to show up to four pieces.

·         Work is your original work.

·         Work is in excellent condition.

·         Work has not been displayed previously at the Monroe Arts Association.

·         Work is properly framed and wired for hanging. We do not allow sawtooth hangers.

·         Watercolors and works on paper must be covered by glass or plexiglass with no exposed edges (closed frames only).

·         Wrapped canvas is okay.

·         Artists may choose to sell work that is on display in the gallery. MAA takes a 30% commission on gallery sales. Any works sold will be exhibited until the end of the show.

 

Submission Guidelines:

·        Artists should send photos of proposed work to MAAgallerydirector@gmail.com by March 15th. Notifications will be made by March 18th.

·        Works will be dropped off from March 20th to March 31st. Specific hours will be posted when you get the acceptance email.

.    We reserve the right to select works for display based on space and appropriateness.

 

If you have any questions, please contact Trischa Goodnow, Gallery Director at maagallerydirector@gmail.com

 


Call to Artists:

Monroe Arts Association

What a Wonderful World”

MAA CALL FOR ARTWORK

The Monroe Arts Association is accepting images for possible display in the “What a Wonderful World gallery show. “What a Wonderful World” explores the flora and fauna of our amazing world. This show will exhibit any medium that features animals and/or plants/flowers/landscape. This show will run from June 1st through through July 28th.

Guidelines for Eligible Artwork:

·       Outer dimensions (including frame) are 30” x 30” x 30” or smaller and 35 lbs or under.  Please note for three-dimensional art, we have a very limited number of pedestals. You are free to use your own as long as it fits the above dimensions.

·         Each artist is permitted to show up to four pieces.

·         Work is your original work.

·         Work is in excellent condition.

·         Work has not been displayed previously at the Monroe Arts Association.

·         Work is properly framed and wired for hanging. We do not allow sawtooth hangers.

·         Watercolors and works on paper must be covered by glass or plexiglass with no exposed edges (closed frames only).

·         Wrapped canvas is okay.

·         Artists may choose to sell work that is on display in the gallery. MAA takes a 30% commission on gallery sales. Any works sold will be exhibited until the end of the show.

 

Submission Guidelines:

·        Artists should send photos of proposed work to MAAgallerydirector@gmail.com by May 17th. Notifications will be made by May 20th.

·        Works will be dropped off from May 23rd to May 30th 31st. Specific hours will be posted when you get the acceptance email.

.    We reserve the right to select works for display based on space and appropriateness.

 

If you have any questions, please contact Trischa Goodnow, Gallery Director at maagallerydirector@gmail.com

 


Call to Artists:

Monroe Arts Association

“The View from Here

MAA CALL FOR ARTWORK

The Monroe Arts Association is accepting images for possible display in the The View from Here” gallery show. This show will feature a variety of media from local artists. We welcome any work that explores landscapes – anything from watercolors to photography to abstract scupture! The show will run from August 1st through September 29th.

Guidelines for Eligible Artwork

·       All mediums are welcome.

·       Outer dimensions (including frame) are 30” x 30” x 30” or smaller and 35 lbs or under.  Please note for three-dimensional art, we have a very limited number of pedestals. You are free to use your own as long as it fits the above dimensions.

·         Each artist is permitted to show up to four pieces.

·         Work is your original work.

·         Work is in excellent condition.

·         Work has not been displayed previously at the Monroe Arts Association.

·         Work is properly framed and wired for hanging. We do not allow sawtooth hangers.

·         Watercolors and works on paper must be covered by glass or plexiglass with no exposed edges (closed frames only).

·         Wrapped canvas is okay.

·         Artists may choose to sell work that is on display in the gallery. MAA takes a 30% commission on gallery sales. Any works sold will be exhibited until the end of the show.

 

Submission Guidelines:

·        Artists should send photos of proposed work to MAAgallerydirector@gmail.com by July 19th. Notifications will be made by July 22nd.

·        Works will be dropped off from July 25th to July 31st. Specific hours will be posted when you get the acceptance email.

.    We reserve the right to select works for display based on space and appropriateness.

 

If you have any questions, please contact Trischa Goodnow, Gallery Director at maagallerydirector@gmail.com