Open Call All Media: TNBT22

Studio Channel Islands Art Center


Artists are continuously challenging the boundaries and excavating their unique discoveries to create new and bold work. Studio Channel Islands invite you to enter your most recent break-through pieces, the ones that have led you to the horizon of your work’s next evolution!

Deadline, July 11, 2022.

Notification of acceptance and online gallery opening Friday, July 15, 2022.

First Place: $1,000

Second Place: $500

Third Place: $200

ENTRY FEE $45 for entry. You may enter up to 6 works total. Payment is non-refundable and does not guarantee acceptance.

ELIGIBILITY This call is open to artists worldwide, both amateur and professional. Work that has been selected for previous exhibits with Art Studio Channel Islands will not be considered.

RULES Open to ALL fine art mediums (oil, acrylic, watermedia, pastel, drawing, printmaking, mixed media, photography, sculpture, fiber, wood, digital art) except film/video.

SELECTION PROCESS Exhibition juror: David Pagel. Please note, there is no personal feedback given by jurors.

ENTRY PROCEDURE Entry is done through CaFÉ, a web-based service that allows artists to upload images and organize their artwork for submissions to galleries. To apply for a call, you must leave our website and go to the CaFÉ website at where you can create a FREE artist account. You will add your details and upload your images to CaFÉ and then you can submit work to Studio Channel Islands. If you have any questions, please contact us at [email protected] we are happy to walk you through the process.

MEDIA PREPARATION All images must be in JPEG format using CaFÉ guidelines. The image size must be 1,200 pixels or greater on the longest side. Maximum file size is 5 mb.

Notification will be done by email, everyone who submits will be notified of the juror’s selections. If for any reason you do not hear from us by the notification date, please check the filters in your email account. Notification emails are sent to the email on file with CaFÉ.

SALES For any artwork that is sold, the artists receive 60% of the sale.

GIVING BACK All artists will be provided with professional gallery installation photographs, valued at $1,500.

REQUIRED FORMS Cash awards over $600 are subject to federal income tax withholding within the United States. A W-9 form must be filled out by the winner and submitted to Art Fluent, Inc.

REGULATIONS By entering our calls for art through CaFÉ you are agreeing to be added to Studio Channel Island's' email list for forthcoming artist opportunities. By submitting images, you agree that the images are your own work, nothing copied, you own all rights to the images, and you take full responsibility for the content of all images, including the likeness of recognizable individuals. The actual artwork will remain the property of the artist. Should your work be accepted, you grant Studio Channel Islands the right to reproduce your image on our website, on social media, and where appropriate to help promote our online exhibitions. Studio Channel Islands will always credit you and your copyright wherever feasible. We will not use your image for any other purpose without the artist’s permission.

Apply here by 7/11/2022.

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