Art Calls

Now accepting submissions for WVAC’s 2021 Holiday Market!

The Holiday Market will coincide with the WVAC Members’ Salon to take place Saturday, November 13th from 3pm – 7pm. This event seeks to provide WVAC patrons, supporters, and community members an alternative holiday shopping experience with opportunity to buy local.

All artisans and makers who create beautiful and functional works are welcome to apply, however space is limited and preference will be given to WVAC Artist Members. Product submissions are open and not limited to small visual works, sculpture, prints, décor, greeting cards, jewelry and accessories, kitchenware, specialty candles and soap. We encourage artisans from diverse backgrounds who create unique products.

The WVAC Members’ Salon is one of our premier annual exhibitions featuring the works of our artist members. The Members’ Salon will be a comprehensive art show that showcases the varied creative and skilled works of both emerging and master-level artists, celebrating the talent,

 
Deadline to Submit: September 24, 2021

The WVAC Members’ Salon is one of our premier annual exhibitions featuring the works of our artist members. The Members’ Salon will be a comprehensive art show that showcases the varied creative and skilled works of both emerging and master-level artists, celebrating the talent, artistry, and originality of their works. In the tradition of the Parisian art salons of the 18th and 19th century, the WVAC Members’ Salon will present an unmatched, exclusive annual exhibition of creative work.

The theme is open ended and open to all mediums. Artist Members may submit up to 3 pieces for consideration, however only one may be chosen to exhibit.  Entries may be placed for sale at the artist’s request with a 25% commission. Artwork must be original work and not previously exhibited at any WVAC event or exhibition in the last year.

Deadline to submit: September 24

Acceptance Notification: October 8

Show runs November 13 – December 18

In honor of the city of Goodyear’s 75th anniversary, the Arts & Culture Commission is inviting Goodyear artists to submit artwork for a special 75th anniversary fine art exhibition. Subject matter should reflect the city’s progress, while depicting our past and future. One artist, from the exhibit, will be selected to have their original artwork purchased by the City for $500 and included in the 75th Anniversary Time Capsule. The time capsule will be entombed on November 19, 2021 and unearthed at the 100-year celebration. A giclee of the original work will be produced and featured in city hall for public view.

Entries deadline is October 11TH.

https://www.goodyearaz.gov/our-city/goodyear-75th-anniversary/time-capsule/time-capsule-call-for-artist

We appreciate you sharing this call to artist with those you know in Goodyear.

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