12 Dec 2018

Competitions 30th National Drawing and Print Exhibition

Gormley GalleryBaltimore, Maryland, United States

NOTE: This opp listing has expired and may no longer be relevant!

Opportunity Description

U.S. National Deadline: January 15, 2019 – Gormley Gallery’ announces an open call for artists for its upcoming 30th National Drawing and Print Exhibition.

Drawings and prints (not photography) in any medium up to 60 inches high (with frame) are eligible with no limitations as to color, surface or materials. All drawings and prints must be original works of art. Each artist may submit up to 3 works online only. No mailed or emailed entries will be accepted.

Ginevra Shay, Former Artistic Director of The Contemporary.

A minimum of $1,500 available in purchase prize money.

A non­refundable entry fee of $36 entitles the artist to submit up to three entries.


  1. 20 images in jpg format
  2. Checklist (including title, date, dimensions, and media)
  3. Cover letter with detailed proposal for exhibition
  4. Artist’s statement
  5. Short C.V.

Initial jury will be of online submissions received by January 15, 2019. Notification will be by email. Be sure to add gormleygallery@ndm.edu to your contacts so that notification email is not sent to your junk folder.

Accepted drawings and prints received by March 4 will be juried for purchase prize awards at the value set by the artist. No substitutions will be accepted. Works selected for purchase prize awards will become the property of Notre Dame of Maryland University.

All accepted works must be ready to exhibit: framed with plexiglas (no glass), wired and ready to hang. Ship by UPS, no FedEx, using strong, reusable crates or cardboard cartons. No packing peanuts please. Include return shipping document with a scannable barcode. Ship prepaid to: Drawing and Print Competitive Exhibition, Notre Dame of Maryland University, 4701 North Charles Street, Baltimore, MD 21210. Hand delivery drop-off dates TBA.


  • Entries due January 15, 2019
  • Notification of acceptance January 31, 2019
  • Work due at gallery March 4, 2019
  • Exhibition Dates March 18 through April 26, 2019
  • Reception and Gallery Talk Saturday, March 23, 2019, from 4:00 to 6:00 pm

gormleygallery@ndm.edu No phone calls please.

Gormley Gallery provides visual arts programming at Notre Dame of Maryland University, exhibiting student and faculty art as well as work by community, regional and national artists. Gormley Gallery is located on the second floor of Fourier Hall.

Gormley Gallery
Notre Dame of Maryland University
4701 N Charles St.
Baltimore MD 21210

Opp Categories: + Open to Multi-Media. Opp Types: Competitions. Opp Tags: Deadlines 01 Jan thru Feb, Open to U.S. Artists Only, and Special Opportunities. Income: Exhibition – Group and Purchase.

Apply for this Job