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Waterloo Arts, OH / Juried Exhibition / Call for Artists

Submission fee


Waterloo Arts invites all artists residing in the US or Canada to submit artwork for the 2018 Waterloo Arts Juried Exhibition. This unique opportunity allows artists substantial exposure to over 5,000 attendees during the district’s largest community event, The Waterloo Arts Fest. Stationed in Cleveland, Ohio, The Waterloo Arts Gallery serves as a creative hub for the presentation and exploration of thought-provoking art and design.
Jurors will Award Prizes in: Best of Show: $500,  Second Best of Show: $250,  Honorable Mentions: $100. Sponsorship Awards Include: Brick Ceramic + Design Outstanding Work in Ceramics: $75.  Praxis Fiber Workshop Outstanding Work in Fiber Arts: $75.  Sculpture Center Outstanding Work in Sculpture: $75. 
All Accepted Artists Receive $25 Honorarium.

Submission Deadline:  April 8, 2018
Jury Notification:  April 30, 2018
Shipping and Delivery: May 1 to May 13, 2018
Exhibition Opening:  June 1, 2018
Waterloo Arts Fest:  June 30, 2018
Exhibition Closing:  July 21, 2018

Eligible media

All Disciplines, Artists with Disabilities, Arts-Related, Craft, Dance, Design, Emerging Fields & Cross-Disciplinary, Film/Media Arts, Folk/Traditional Arts, Literary Arts, Multidisciplinary Arts, Music, Performing Arts, Photography, Public Art, Theater, Visual Arts, Non-Profit Orgs.