2 Mar 2017

Competitions 2017 National Juried Exhibition

First Street GalleryNew York, New York, United States

Opportunity Description

U.S. National Deadline: April 3, 3017 – First Street Gallery announces and open call for artists for its 2017 National Juried Exhibition, on display June 22 thru July 15, 2017 in our Chelsea, NY Gallery.

Open to U.S. resident artists at least 18 yrs. old. Eligible works include ‘original’ oils, acrylics, watercolors, pastels, drawings, prints, mixed media, photography, and sculpture in any medium. No video, film, installation, giclées or similar reproductions.

Peter Colon is the Associate Director at DC Moore Gallery in New York City. Founded in 1995, DC Moore Gallery represents nationally and internationally known contemporary artists whose diverse practices include painting, drawing, photography, sculpture, and installation, as well as important estates and foundations. Prior to coming to DC Moore in 2014, Peter was Associate Director at Matthew Marks Gallery; before that, for many years, he was Artist Liaison at Fraenkel Gallery, a prestigious gallery exploring photography and its relation to other arts… see more on Prospectus

The fee is $35 for 1-3 works. $5 for each additional work up to 6 works total. Entry fees are non-refundable.

Download complete Prospectus for details. All entries must be submitted electronically.

Notifications sent out by May 1o. Accepted work may be refused if it does not conform to the entered image. Absolutely NO substitutions of accepted works will be allowed. All accepted work must remain in the gallery for the duration of the exhibition.

The gallery will take no commission on any work sold. Work not for sale must be marked “N.F.S.” No “P.O.R.” sales.


  • April 3 – Entry Deadline
  • May 10 – Notifications sent out by this date
  • June 13 thru 16 – Receipt of shipped work
  • June 19 – Hand delivery of work, 12 – 8 PM
  • June 20 and 21 – Installation
  • June 22 – Exhibition opens
  • June 22 – Reception 6-8 PM
  • July 15 – Exhibition closes
  • July 15 – Pickup of hand-delivered work: 6 – 8 PM
  • July 17 – Pickup of hand-delivered work: 11:30 AM – 5:30 PM
  • July 26-  Return of shipped work by this date – via UPS or FedEx

First Street Gallery  is a nonprofit contemporary art gallery located in the heart of Chelsea, steps from the High Line. We offer two exhibition spaces on the second floor of a prominent Gallery building. Our artists have been reviewed in the New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, Art in America, ARTnews, The New Republic, The New Criterion, Artcritical.com and The New York Sun.

First Street Gallery
526 West 26th Street, Suite 209
New York, NY 10001
t: 646-336-8053

Opp Categories: + Open to Multi-Media. Opp Types: Competitions. Opp Tags: Deadlines 03 March thru April, Open to U.S. Artists Only, and Special Opportunities. Income: Exhibition – Group. Opportunity expires in 8 days.

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