Saturday, June 28, 2008

Roseville Arts -- 32nd Annual Open Show

Deadline: July, 17, 2008 (RECEIVE) by 5:00 p.m.

32nd Annual Open Show
Roseville Arts

Blue Line Gallery
Roseville, CA
September 6 - October 10, 2008

The Blue Line Gallery opened its doors to the public in February 2008. The 5000 square foot gallery was conceived by the non-profit Roseville Arts in a bold effort to better serve a community that has sustained and supported its efforts for more than 40 years. The gallery will feature exhibitions of international, national and regional art; workshops and lectures; and educational outreach programs, including a children’s gallery, school tours and teacher training at no cost to school districts.

Juror: Phil Linhares, Chief Curator, Oakland Museum of Art

Eligibility (truncated):
 Open to all original works of art including paintings, sculpture, works on paper, and craft media; prints such as etchings, aquatints, lithographs, photographs, manipulated digital images, etc.
 Work must have been produced within the past 2 years and cannot have been exhibited previously in Roseville Arts venues.
 Size limitations – Artwork and/or artwork crating (2- or 3-D) must fit through doors with clear entry of 94 h x 91 w inches. Weight is limited to 75 lb, or artist must make arrangements with curator to install. Height limit for all artwork is 108 inches (9 feet).

Submitting Images & Entry Form:
 Up to 5 entries per artist.
 JPG images only, no slides or photos. Images must be NO LARGER than 1 MB; and a minimum of 400 pixels for the shortest dimension. Two JPG images allowed for sculpture.
 Choice of delivery: 1) E-mail images and paperwork to, and follow up by mailing signed Exhibit Agreement; or 2) Snail-Mail completed & signed entry form plus your images on a CD to Blue Line Gallery, 405 Vernon Street, Roseville, CA 95678.

EVERYTHING must be received by 5 p.m. on July 15.
 Entry Fee: nonrefundable $15 fee per entry (3 for $35; 4 for $40; 5 for $45)

Cash Awards:
(1) $1000 Best of Show
(1) $500 Juror’s Pick
(3) $100 Merit
(5) $50 Honorable Mentions

Roseville Arts will retain a 30% commission on sales for member artists, 40% for non-members.

Membership information is available online at

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Questions? Contact curator Beth Rohlfes (916) 783-4117

Roseville Arts
405 Vernon Street
Roseville, CA 95678
Phone (916) 783-4117