Call for Art

When you are planning to enter a YAA Show, please read the show-specific Call for Art carefully and make sure you pay close attention to the details as every YAA Show is different.

What types of exhibitions does YAA sponsor?

Member Shows: Submissions are accepted from current YAA members only.  Generally the schedule supports 4 Member Shows a year.

Open Shows: Submissions are accepted from YAA members and non-members.

Juried Shows: Entries are selected to be exhibited and judged for awards by a qualified Juror.  Only accepted works are hung or installed.  Member Shows and Open Shows may be juried.

Non-Juried Shows: All artwork received is hung and installed.
 

Upcoming events

    • 01 Aug 2014
    • 13 Sep 2014
    • Moulton Park, across from York Art Association


    20th Annual Fine Arts & Crafts Event

    . OVER SIXTY 12’ x 12’ SPACES AVAILABLE

    (assigned on a first come first serve basis)

    . FINE ART AND FINE CRAFTS

    . FOOD AVAILABLE

    . FREE PARKING

    . FREE ADMISSION

    . PURCHASE PRIZES AND CASH AWARDS

    . WALK TO THE OCEAN AND TO YORK VILLAGE

    EXHIBITION POLICIES:
    All exhibited work must be the original work and design of the artist. No imports, dealers, commercial art or objects made from commercial kits are allowed. Artist reproductions/prints must be signed and numbered by the artist in limited editions and must be labeled as such. THE SHOW WILL BE HELD, RAIN OR SHINE.

    Past Exhibitors: A non-refundable $100 fee must be enclosed with your application and postmarked by August 18, 2014.

    New Exhibitors: There is a $15 non-refundable jury fee for all new artists. All new artists must submit a minimum of 3 maximum of 7 images of recent work. A current bio and résumé of relevant experiences, include website address if you have one, along with jury fee. Images can be photos or jpg images provided on disc. Each image must include artist name, medium, size and title (if applicable) of piece. Please provide a #10 self-addressed stamped envelope if you wish to have photos returned. Acceptance or rejection notice will be mailed out within 4 week of receipt. All exhibited work must be the original work and design of the artist.

    No Imports, dealers, commercial art or objects made from commercial kits are allowed. Artist reproductions/prints must be signed and numbered by the artist in limited editions and must be labeled as such.

    Deadline: August 1 2014. Please do not email jpg images. Checks may be made payable To York Art Association.

    Download 2014 Application

    YORK ART ASSOCIATION
    PO BOX 74, YORK, ME 03909
    EMAIL: artinthepark@yorkartassociation.com

    • 07 Sep 2014
    • 4:00 PM
    • 08 Sep 2014
    • 6:00 PM
    • York Art Association

    Landscapes and Seascapes

    September 11 to October 5

    Thurs through Sunday, 12 to 5 pm

    Open, Juried Show


    "Gazing at Nympheas" by Dennis Perrin"


    Show:
     Landscapes and Sea Scapes

    Show Description: York and Beyond - Landscapes and Seascapes with a feeling of fall. Open Juried Show.

    Juror: Dennis Perrin

    Media: All Media Accepted

    Show Dates: September 11 to October 5,  Thurs to  Sun, 12- 5 pm

    Opening Reception: Friday, September 12, from 5-7 pm

    Show Fees:  $10 for members for 3 pieces. Non-refundable

    Drop Off Dates:  Sunday & Monday, September 7-8, 4 - 6 pm

    Pick up Date (for non-accepted art): Tuesday, Sep 9,  from 4 to 6 pm.

    Pick Up at Closing:  Sunday & Monday, Oct 5-6, 4 - 6 pm

    • Open Show
    • Entry fees are non-refundable - $25 for non-members, $10 for members.
    • Artists may submit up to 3 original pieces. 
    • All works must be for sale and YAA receives a 30% commission on all sales.
    • Work must conform to YAA Hanging Guidelines.  Click here.
    • Artists submit artwork at their own risk.  YAA is not able to accept responsibility for loss or damage.
    • Show agreement and label forms can be found on the YAA website (Click on SHOWS then SHOW FORMS). Forms will also be available at the gallery but completing them in advance will save time during intake. Please visit the website for hanging guidelines.
    Note: Volunteers are needed to gallery sit on Thursdays and Fridays. This can be done on Sign up Genius, which will show up on your email, or at time of intake. Without volunteers the gallery cannot open on Thursdays and Fridays.
      • For more information, please contact Show Chair, Annamarie Eggert  at annamarie.eggert@gmail.com or call (207) 363-4679.

      • 06 Oct 2014
      • 4:00 PM
      • 08 Oct 2014
      • 6:00 PM
      • York Art Association

      Phantasmagoria

      October 9 to November 2

      Thurs through Sunday, 12 to 5 pm

      Open, Juried Show


      "The Son of Man" by Rene Magritte


      Show:
       Phantasmagoria

      Show Description: Yhantasmagoria: the intersection of fantasy and reality. As Vincent Van Gogh once said: “I dream my painting and I paint my dream.” Works submitted for this show will express the psychological underpinnings of perception and representation.


      Juror: Mary Benton

      Media: All Media Accepted. Maximum perimeter of 200 inches for two dimensional work and not larger than 24 inches length, width or height for 3 dimentional pieces. 

      Show Dates: Oct 9 - Novembe 2,  Thurs to  Sun, 12- 5 pm

      Opening Reception: Friday, October 10, from 5-7 pm

      Show Fees:  $10 for members for 3 pieces. Non-refundable

      Drop Off Dates:  Sunday & Monday, October 6-7, 4 - 6 pm

      Pick up Date (for non-accepted art): Tuesday, Oct 8,  from 4 to 6 pm.

      Pick Up at Closing:  Sunday & Monday, Nov 2-3, 4 - 6 pm

      • Open Show
      • Entry fees are non-refundable - $25 for non-members, $10 for members.
      • Artists may submit up to 3 original pieces. 
      • All works must be for sale and YAA receives a 30% commission on all sales.
      • Work must conform to YAA Hanging Guidelines.  Click here.
      • Artists submit artwork at their own risk.  YAA is not able to accept responsibility for loss or damage.
      • Show agreement and label forms can be found on the YAA website (Click on SHOWS then SHOW FORMS). Forms will also be available at the gallery but completing them in advance will save time during intake. Please visit the website for hanging guidelines.
      Note: Volunteers are needed to gallery sit on Thursdays and Fridays. This can be done on Sign up Genius, which will show up on your email, or at time of intake. Without volunteers the gallery cannot open on Thursdays and Fridays.
        • If you have any questions about this show, please contact Show Chair Ann McKee at amckee@bu.edu.


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