Call for Art - Acrylic vs. Oil

Las Laguna Gallery 

Laguna Beach, CA 

Acrylic vs. Oil Challenge

Las Laguna Gallery is seeking submissions from Oil and Acrylic painters.

This unique Open Theme exhibition is designed to explore the differences and similarities between the two mediums.

All local, national and international artists, professional and amateur and multiple art mediums will be considered in this call for art. From photography to fabric, mixed media, all paintings and drawings including, oil, acrylic, ink, graphite, pastels, etc.

The work must be able to be hung on a wall to be considered.

All local, national and international artists, professional and amateur working in Acrylic of Oil will be considered.

Quickly becoming one of the premier contemporary and fine art galleries in Laguna Beach, California; Las Laguna Gallery is dedicated to the exploration and engagement of contemporary and fine art visual culture - regionally, nationally and internationally; through unique collaborations between artists, students and the community.

Las Laguna Gallery is located on Pacific Coast Highway in Laguna Village. Laguna Village is an artist alcove situated on the cliff overlooking the Pacific Ocean. This location is a must stop location with artist galleries, and jewelry shops. Our location features a restaurant, bar, and there is live music in the fire-side theatre Tuesday thru Saturday.


Submissions to the gallery can be made by copying and pasting link into your browser (!call-for- entry/cfch), completing the data form, uploading images, and making the required payment.

Inquiries may be directed to [email protected] or by calling (949)667-1803. 


Any and all media.


There is a $35 (USD) non-refundable fee for the first image and $5 per image for each additional image. Payments must be submitted online at the time of application.


Work must be ready for installation and fitted with a wire hanger. Submissions are restricted to a weight limit of no more than 45 pounds. Las Laguna Gallery reserves the right to exclude any entry that presents complex installation or assembly problems.


A 35% commission will be retained from all work sold during the exhibition. Works which are not for sale must be clearly marked as such (NFS). Artist receives 65%.


Las Laguna Gallery 577 S. Coast Highway A-1 Laguna Beach, CA 92651 Phone: 949-667- 1803 Email: [email protected]

The exhibition will be publicized regionally, nationally and internationally. Las Laguna Gallery reserves the right to use photographs or digital images of any accepted work for the purpose of publicity.


Artists are responsible for pre-paying all shipping charges to and from the exhibition site.

Accepted works must be hand-delivered or shipped according to the instructions provided in the Artist Agreement upon selection.  No work may be withdrawn before the close of the exhibition.

Sending an entry to this exhibition shall imply an agreement on the part of the sender to all conditions above.


October 7, 2016 | Deadline for acceptance of online entry materials 

October 9, 2016| Notifications sent to all artists

October 27- Noveber 1, 2016| Shipped and hand-delivered artwork due to Las Laguna Gallery

November 3, 2016 |Opening Reception 6:30 - 9:30 p.m.

November 3- November 30, 2016 | Exhibition on view at Las Laguna Gallery

Deadline for Submissions

Sunday, October 7, 2016, 11:00 pm PST

Application Location

External Site

Website!call-for- entry/cfch

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