Five Points: Small Works 2020

Five Points Center for the Visual Arts

Entry Deadline: Jan. 4

33Main Street
Torrington, CT 06790
PHONE 860.618.7222

Five Points Center for the Visual Arts is accepting submissions for its 2020 Small Works Juried Exhibition. Up to three, 2-D or 3-D recent works, no larger than 12 inches in any direction will be accepted.

ABOUT: Five Points Center for the Visual Arts, one of Connecticut’s premiere contemporary arts organizations, announces the Five Points Annex 2020 Small Works Juried Exhibition.

Exhibition Dates: Friday, February 14 – Saturday, March 7, 2020
Opening Reception & Award: Friday, February 14, 2019 – 6:00 – 8:30 p.m. (award announced at 7:00 p.m.)

Location: Five Points Annex Gallery, 17 Water Street Torrington, CT 06790

Award: 2021 Solo Exhibition in Five Points Gallery, 33 Main Street, Torrington, CT 06790

Juror: Power Boothe

NOVEMBER 11, 2019 – Submissions begin on CaFE
JANUARY 4, 2020, 11:59 p.m. – Deadline for submissions on CaFE
JANUARY 15, 2020 – Notification January 9, 2019 on CaFE and at
FEBRUARY 5, 2020 – Deadline for receiving shipped artwork
FEBRUARY 6 – 9, 2020 – Accepted works due at Five Points 1:00 – 5:00 p.m.
FEBRUARY 14, 2020 – Opening Reception, 6 -8:30 p.m. Award Presentation 7:00 p.m.
MARCH 7, 2020 – Exhibition Closes at 5:00 p.m.
MARCH 8, 2020 – Pick-up of all work 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
MARCH 16, 2020 – All works with pre-paid shipping sent back to artists.

ELIGIBILITY: Emerging and established artists 18 years or older may apply. Original works in 2-D and 3-D, not previously exhibited in Five Points.

ENTRY FEE: A $35.00 entry fee will be charged for up to three works. VISA, Discover, MasterCard or American Express will be accepted through the CaFE website.

SUBMISSIONS: Five Points will only accept submissions through CaFE. CaFE is an online application and jury management system for calls for entry. Visit and click on HOW TO APPLY and follow the 3 – step process to submit. Entries submitted via email or by direct mail will not be considered.

Up to three 2-D or 3-D recent works, no larger than 12” in any direction (frame included) may be submitted per artist.
Work requiring assembly or a complex installation procedure must be accompanied by detailed written instructions with reference photos.
Work must be ready for installation.
All artwork must be for sale and cannot be removed during the exhibition.
The gallery commission on sales is 50%.

Selected works must be delivered ready to hang/install.
Artwork misrepresented or considered unsuitable for presentation will be refused.

Deadlines for delivered and shipped works are firm.
Delivery of accepted pieces will only be received during the stated days/hours.
All work should be labeled with the artist’s name, telephone number, title of work, date, medium, dimensions and retail price.
All work must be packaged in a manner that allows the materials to be re-used for return.
Any work not picked up on the stated date cannot be stored and will be disposed of as deemed appropriate by the gallery.
In the case of inadequate or nonexistent return postage, works cannot be stored and will be disposed of as deemed appropriate by the gallery.
Shipped works must be accompanied by a prepaid, return shipment label.

AGREEMENT: Five Points reserves the right to photograph an accepted work for publication and publicity purposes.

Five Points Gallery, 33 Main Street, Torrington, CT 06790,, 860-618-7222

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