Monday, February 09, 2015

Pendleton Center for the Arts 2015 Open Regional Exhibit

Deadline: April 4, 2015 {RECEIVE} or {HAND DELIVERY}

2015 Open Regional Exhibit
Arts Council of Pendleton

Pendleton Center for the Arts
Pendleton, Oregon
April 10—May 29, 2015

For more than 35 years, the Arts Council of Pendleton has invited artists from the region to exhibit their artwork for the community to enjoy. The exhibit has had different names and venues over the years, but the spirit of the event has remained the same - to celebrate the act of artistic creation.


Open to all amateur & professional artists age 18 and older living in eastern Oregon and southeastern Washington. Teen Category open to artists 13 - 17 years old. Work must have been completed in the last five years.


The Judge will award up to $1000.00 in prize money in the Adult (18 and up) and Youth (13 - 17) categories

The $200 Jacqueline Brown People’s Choice Award, will be presented based on votes of visitors to the exhibit.

The Crazy Horse Quilters also sponsor a special $100 award for the best textile work.

Additional support for this event provided by the Oregon Arts Commission.


Artists may enter up to two works of art in any medium EXCEPT photography. Each piece should be appropriately presented, with 2D work mounted or framed, ready to hang with screw eyes or appropriate fixtures and wire attached (no saw-tooth hangers please). Works are limited in size to 12 square feet.

For the first time we are accepting entries of original artwork in digital video form. This includes stop-action animation, film shorts or other experimental video. Entries may not exceed three (3) minutes in length and should be uploaded to the artist’s own YouTube channel.


Fee for entry is $10 per work for Adults (18 and up) and $5 per work for Teens (13 - 17).

Visit website to view complete submission criteria including application form:

Pendleton Center for the Arts
214 North Main Street
Pendleton, Oregon 97801
Phone: 541-278-9201