10 Apr 2017

Competitions N.A.W.A. Summer Small Works Exhibition

National Association of Women ArtistsNew York, New York, United States

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Opportunity Description

U.S. National Deadline: May 28, 2017 – The National Association of Women Artists’ announces an open call for artists to enter ‘Summer Small Works Exhibition’. Show will run July 12-August 8, 2017 at the NAWA Gallery, New York.

This is a national juried summer exhibition, open to all professional women artists age 18 years and older. Works no larger than 15″ x 15″ x 5″ – frame included (sculpture included – max weight 10 pounds). All works MUST be for sale and original – no reproductions or Giclee Prints.

Three prizes will be awarded during this exhibition.
• First place prize $150
• Second place prize $100
• Third place prize $75

NAWA Artists: 2 entries: $45 entry fee. You may add up to 5 additional entroes (over the 2 entry artworks) for an additional fee of $5 per entry. Non-members: 2 entries: $50 entry fee. You may add up to 5 additional entries (over the 2 entry artworks)  for an additional fee of $5 per entry.

Download complete prospectus (.pdf). Every artist is entitled to submit up to five (7) artworks. All works MUST be original works of the artist.

NAWA receives 30% commission on all sales. Artist will receive 70%. Price of entered work cannot be changed once submitted


  • Online submission entry deadline:  May 28, 2017
  • Notification of accepted artists will be listed by June 6, 2017.
  • Date works to be received at NAWA: June 27-30, 2017, 10am-4:30pm
  • Dates of Show: July 12-August 8, 2017
  • Reception Date: July 20, 2017, 5-7pm
  • Pack up of Artwork: Hand pick-up, August 9 and 10,  2017, from 10am 4:30pm.
  • Shipped works will go out  ASAP. Work not picked up on these dates is subject to a $10 per business day storage fee.

Download complete prospectus (.pdf)

The National Association of Women Artists (N.A.W.A.), the oldest women’s fine art organization in the country, is a vibrant community of professional women artists that strives to support its members and women artists at large through exhibitions, programs and education. N.A.W.A. members represent all areas of the visual arts including painting, sculpture, photography, print-making, encaustic, video art, installations and mixed media.

Founded in 1889, N.A.W.A. is a 501 (c) 3 non-profit organization.

National Association of Women Artists, Inc.
315 West 39th Street
Suite 508 – Gallery
Suite 1210 – Office
New York, NY 10018

Opp Categories: + Open to Multi-Media. Opp Types: Competitions. Opp Tags: Deadlines 05 May thru June, Open to Artists Worldwide, and Special Opportunities. Income: Cash or Value Awards, Exhibition – Group, and Sales.

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