Small Packages

Art Beat on Main Street

Entry Deadline: Nov. 30

330 Main Street
Vista, CA 92084

Art Beat on Main Street
Small Packages

Exhibition Details
Our 1st “Small Packages” exhibit will be seen by our large following of patrons. The show will be well publicized locally and regionally. This is a great opportunity to be showcased by this prestigious gallery. The first prize winner will also have the opportunity to have a featured show at the gallery in 2013.

Size Restrictions
Size Limit is 8×10 (unframed) inches or smaller.

Entering Your Images
You can enter your images online at
Help in photographing your work and properly sizing your images can be found at:
For best results, make sure your image is 1920 pixels @72 dpi on the longest side. Images should be in JPEG format, sRGB color space.
If you need help entering your images or are unable to, please contact [email protected] or call 949-287-8645.

Open Participants must be 18 years of age or older. All traditional media (oil, acrylic, watercolor, pastel, etc.) will be eligible . Jewelry, sculpture, etc. will not be accepted for this show. Open to artists in San Diego county, Los Angeles County and Orange County and beyond. If you are out of area and your work is accepted you, the artist, is responsible for the cost of shipping of artwork to and from the gallery. The gallery is located in North San Diego County, California.

A non-refundable $35.00 fee for three images. Each additional image is 10.00.

The jurors for the on-line show will be a panel of 4-5 established, professional artists who are currently members of the gallery. The images accepted in the show will be judged by Michael Steirnagle whose work has been exhibited nationally. His color filled canvases have been showcased in many publications, including Southwest Art Magazine. He is represented by the Paul Scott Gallery in Arizona. He currently resides in San Diego County and heads the art department at Palomar Collage.

Art Beat on Main Street will receive 25% of each sale. The artist will take 75%.

First Prize 250.00
Second Prize 150.00
Third Prize 100.00
People’s Choice 50.00
Three Honorable Mentions each 25.00

Timeline of events:

Open date for submissions, September 24/ Close date November 24
Notifications sent out November 27
Last date for Drop off of artwork or arrival date -November 30, 2012
Reception December 8, 2012
Show closes December 31, 2012
Last date for pick up of all art work, January 13, 2013
All accepted entries must be gallery ready to hang. No saw tooth- Only gallery wrapped canvas or properly mounted and framed art please. Include contact info on the back of each piece (name, title, medium, size and price. The gallery will take every effort to protect your work while in our possession. The gallery will require a signed Release of Liability once art work is accepted.

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