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

    • 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: Phantasmagoria: 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.

      • 02 Nov 2014
      • 4:00 PM
      • 03 Nov 2014
      • 6:00 PM
      • York Art Association

      The Great (Conserved) Outdoors

      Photography Show

      November 6 - 30

      Thurs through Sunday, 12 to 5 pm

      Open, Juried Show


      "First Tracks" by Tom Gilmore


      Show:
       The Great (Conserved) Outdoors

      Show Description: 

      The Fall Photo Show is designed to encourage entrants for this show to get outside and explore the many land trusts and conservation areas around Southern Maine and bring back photos of the land, the shore, the wildlife, or their family enjoying these spaces. Photographs taken from any National/State Park or other natural and unspoiled area are also acceptable.


      Juror: Tim Gaudreau

      Media: Photography Only

      Show Dates: November 6 - 30,  Thurs to  Sun, 12- 5 pm

      Opening Reception: Friday, November 7, from 5-7 pm

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

      Drop Off Dates:  Sunday & Monday, Nov 2 - 3 from 4 - 6 pm

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

      Pick Up at Closing:  Sunday & Monday, November 30 & December 1 from 4 - 6 pm

      • Open to Members and Non-Members
      • 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 Tom Gilmore at Tom Gilmore at tgilmore001@maine.rr.com


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