Since only essential personnel are allowed in Petaluma Valley Hospital at this time, due to COVID-19, Art Around Town has been postponed.

The Art Around Town committee is happy to present a call for art for the upcoming exhibition at Petaluma Valley Hospital.  You are invited to submit up to 5 images of YOUR artwork. Space is limited; art will be accepted on a first-come, first-accepted basis.  Works must be appropriate for a hospital venue.  Please, no nudes or violent images. Keep in mind that we are encouraging healing in our community.  

Participants of the Art From the Heart exhibition are strongly encouraged to become members of the Petaluma Arts Center.  Member benefits include free entry to exhibitions, exhibition postcards, discounts on classes, facility rentals, discounted admission to events, participation in the Members exhibitions, listing in the artists and art related businesses online directory and helps support our programming and mission for our community.     

ART AROUND TOWN 2020 at Petaluma Valley Hospital

OPEN CALL FOR ENTRIES 

SUBMISSION DEADLINE: TBD

The Art Around Town committee is happy to present an open call for entries for the ongoing exhibit at Petaluma Valley Hospital.  You are invited to submit up to 5 images of your artwork for display. 

Participants in this show are strongly encouraged to become members of the Petaluma Arts Center.  Please explore this website for the many exciting activities happening at the Petaluma Arts Center.

THEME: Artist’s choice

Works must be appropriate for a hospital venue.  No nudes or violent images.   Keep in mind that we are encouraging healing and peace in our community.

Work will be juried for display in a hospital environment.  The Art Around Town Committee reserves the right of refusal on all work that does not meet the requirements above.

ELIGIBILITY

This exhibition is open to any local artist who would like to exhibit in a public venue.  Follow the directions below to submit your artwork online.  There is a maximum of five (5) entries per person.

ARTWORK SPECIFICATIONS (determined by the venue)

  • We accept 2-dimensional work only.  Works on paper MUST be under glass or plexiglass and  framed appropriately.
  • Framed dimensions must be at least 14” x 14” and no more than 60” in height and width.
  • All artwork must be wired and ready for hanging.  NO saw-tooth hangers.  Work not properly wired will be rejected at the time of presentation.
  • Wet or unfinished work will not be accepted.
  • No changes to titles, prices, etc. are permitted after delivery of artwork.

FEES

No fees but please support the Petaluma Arts Center community by becoming a member of PAC if you are not already.

SALES

All sales are between the artist and the buyer.  When a buyer contacts the Art Around Town Show Coordinator, (Eolah Bates) the artist will be notified so that the artwork can be exchanged for a new piece (no artwork is exchanged without a representative of Art Around Town Committee present).  All art is sold on an 80/20 commission structure.   The artist is responsible for remitting the commission fee to the AAT Show Coordinator at the time of the sale.

CALENDAR and DEADLINES

SUBMISSION DEADLINE, via the online submission form and emailing of images:  TBD

NOTIFICATION OF ACCEPTANCE, via email:  TBD

DELIVERY OF ARTWORK:  Deliver your artwork to Petaluma Valley Hospital Cafeteria TBD

PICK-UP ARTWORK:  Pick up your artwork (or arrange for someone else to pick it up) from Petaluma Valley Hospital, TBD.

LOCATION OF VENUE:  Petaluma Hospital is located at 400 N. McDowell Blvd, Petaluma CA, 94954.

GENERAL INFORMATION AND CONTACT

For additional information you may email:  ArtAroundTown@petalumaartscenter.org .

FEES 
None.  Please consider becoming a members of the Petaluma Arts Center.

ENTRY PROCEDURE
-Artists must fill out our online submission form.   
-Submit only 1 JPEG image per piece.  Please do not send additional detailed images of your work. 
-You can submit up to 5 images of your work.

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