Calls to Artists and Art Events

If you are looking for opportunities to submit your artwork beyond DVAL, here are a few artist calls in the area you might like to explore.

St. Francis-in-the-Fields

2020 Art & Music Festival
Call for Entries 12/01/19 to 01/15/20
Show Dates February 21, 22 & 23, 2020

Entry Instructions

***Online Submissions Only***
Submissions are only accepted online through Entrythingy. Artists or photographers may submit up to 3 pieces. There is a non-refundable $30.00 entry fee.

Submission Date: December 1, 2019 to January 15, 2020

Juror Notification: February 1, 2020

Delivery Date: Sunday, February 16,2020 from 12:30 to 5:30 pm and Monday, February 17, 2020 from 9:00am to 1:00pm.

All artwork must be hand delivered. We do not accept shipped artwork.

Pickup Date: Sunday, February 24, 2020 from 1:00 to 6:00pm and Monday, February 25, 2020 from 9:00am to 12:00pm.

Works Eligible: All Two dimensional works on canvas or paper including photography. All works must have been completed within the past 3 years and must not have been done under teacher supervision. No work previously exhibited at a St. Francis art show is eligible.

Size Restriction: Maximum outside frame dimension of submitted work is 32' by 40'.

Digital Entry Requirements: Digital entries must be made in JPG format with a resolution of at least 300 dpi. Image size should be 1200 to 1500 pixels on the longest side with a maximum file size of 2mb.

Accepted Work: Accepted entries must be in accordance with professional standards: framed, wired and ready to hang with no visible damage to frame or glass. Glass or plexiglass is acceptable. Plastic frames are not acceptable. Maximum weight per piece is 20 lbs.. Entries not conforming to the above will not be accepted at delivery.

Sale of Artwork: All artwork must be for sale. St. Francis will retain a 35% commission on all sold artwork. Pricing of the artwork is the responsibility of the artist and cannot be changed once submitted.

NOTE: All reasonable care will be taken in handling your work; however, St. Francis-in-the-Fields does not assume responsibility for damage or loss, whatever the cause, nor do they carry insurance for submitted work.

The artist will receive two complimentary tickets to the opening reception when artwork is delivered.


Click here for more details and to apply

Annual juried exhibition of two dimensional artwork. This show is to benefit Darlington Art Center of Garnet Valley, PA and the West Chester Food Cupboard in West Chester, PA.

2020 Media Arts Council Juried Painting Exhibition “Stories”

Call for artists 
Deadline to apply: March 5, 2020
Exhibition dates: May 8 - June 6
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