TRACY ART LEAGUE Call for Entry

Expressions! 2023

  • | Start Date: 12/15/2022 12:00:00 AM (PT)
  • | End Date: 1/27/2023 11:59:00 PM (PT)
  • | Fee: $20.00 USD per 1
  • | Additional Entries: $20.00 USD per 1
  • | Host: TRACY ART LEAGUE

2023 Expressions! Exhibit
 

February 17 – 24 at Tracy Community Center, 950 East Street, Tracy, CA
 
Eligibility to enter:

  • Open to artists over 18 years of age   
  • Work must be original and completed in the last 24 months
  • Work must be conceived and created entirely by the entering artist
  • Work shown in previous Tracy Art League exhibits is not eligible
  • 2D work cannot exceed 30 x 40 including frame
  • 3D work cannot exceed 30w x 20d x 60h

Conditions of Entry:
·         Limit six entries per category per artist
·         Entries must be wired and the wire ends taped for hanging
·         $20 per entry/$15 per entry for Tracy Art League members
·         Artwork to be hand delivered
·         Suggested donation to Tracy Art League is 15% of any sales

File submission can be no greater than 8Mb.  

One of the missions of the Tracy Art League is to educate school age children.  Because of this, we are not accepting any works depicting whole/partial nudity or extreme violence.

Art work is accepted in the following categories:

  • Sculpture & 3 Dimensional (weight limit 50 lbs)
  • Oil and Acrylic
  • Watercolor
  • Pastel and Drawing
  • Graphics and Mixed Media
  • Glass
  • Photography (photos must be ready to hang – mounted or framed)

Awards:

  • Best of Show $450
  • Five GOLD awards at $100 each
  • Five SILVER awards at $75 each
  • Five BRONZE awards at $50 each


Calendar of Events:

December 15- January 27 – Online entries accepted at www.SmarterEntry.com/CallsForEntry/TAL

 

Feb 2 – Artists notified of accepted works

Feb 10 5pm – 8pm Receiving of accepted artwork

Feb 11 10am – 5pm Receiving of accepted artwork

Feb 17 6:30 – 9pm Artists’ Reception

Feb 18- 24 – Public Viewing

Feb 25 – Pick up of Artwork

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2023 Juror:  Mark Roberts

Mark Roberts received his bachelor’s degree in graphic design at California Polytechnic State University San Luis Obispo. Later, he continued his formal art education at the California Art Institute. At the Institute, analyzing the visual world in terms of shapes, values and edges was heavily stressed. This teaching has been with him ever since. Roberts earned his Master of Fine Arts in Painting from the Academy of art University in San Francisco, where he has taught figure drawing for the Illustration department from 2005-2014. Presently, Roberts teaches drawing and design at Las Positas College in Livermore.

https://www.markrobertsfineart.com/

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City of Tracy to issue Purchase Prize Award(s) up to $500 for inclusion into the City Art Collection.