Information For Prospective Artists

The Prospectus outlines the procedures for participating in the upcoming exhibition. Please fill out and bring an entry form for each piece on the day of artwork drop off. Email the Gallery Committee at gallery@sharonhist.org if you have any questions.

2018 Upcoming Shows Call For Entries  

(March 24  – May 4) “Northlight Art Center 8th Annual Student Show”  

The Sharon Historical Society & Museum is pleased to announce an open call seeking entries for its upcoming show in Gallery SHS, “Northlight Art Center 8th Annual Students Show”, an exhibition and sale open to all NAC students who have taken classes at NAC in the last year. The Prospectus, Entry Forms and detailed Terms and Conditions can be downloaded by clicking below. 

Prospectus Northlight 2018

Terms and Conditions of Exhibiting

Entry Form

 

(July 14 – August 24) “Farm to Table” Juried Exhibition & Sale

The Sharon Historical Society & Museum is pleased to announce an open call seeking entries for its upcoming show in Gallery SHS, “Farm to Table”, a juried exhibition and sale running from July 14 through August 24, 2018. Gallery SHS invites artists to submit for consideration original works in any medium (e.g. Oil, Acrylic, Watercolor, Photography, Pastel, Ink, Graphite, Drawing, Print, Mixed Media, Sculpture, Assemblage, Fabric, Stone, Clay, Metal) which respond to, and reflect the artist’s interpretation of, the theme Farm to Table. “Farm to Table” has been defined a number of ways and means different things to different people, but from the start, the concept has been influenced by the newest waves of thinking, invariably suggesting the experimental and ambitious. The Gallery Committee looks forward to seeing the imagery that reflects what the theme says to each Artist. For purposes of this exhibition the phrase may be defined as broadly (or eccentrically) as the artists’ imaginations permit. Artists are encouraged to “think outside of the box” and judging will reward creative thinking. here is a non-refundable entry fee of $25.00 for up to two (2) works of art, $10.00 for each additional submission. The show’s Judge will select the art to be exhibited and award cash prizes of $100, $75, and $50 to three pieces.  In addition, guests who attend the show’s opening night will have the opportunity to select their favorite work of art which will receive the “SHS Crowd Pleaser” award. Submissions must be delivered on Saturday, July 7, 2018. The Prospectus, Entry Forms and detailed Terms and Conditions can be downloaded by clicking below. 

Prospectus – Farm to Table 2018

Terms and Conditions of Exhibiting

Entry Form

(October 27 – December 14) “Anything Goes!” Juried Exhibition & Sale  

The Sharon Historical Society & Museum is pleased to announce an open call seeking entries for its upcoming show in Gallery SHS, “Anything Goes!”, a juried exhibition and sale. Gallery SHS invites artists to submit for consideration original works in any medium (e.g. Oil, Acrylic, Watercolor, Photography, Pastel, Ink, Graphite, Drawing, Print, Mixed Media, Sculpture, Assemblage, Fabric, Stone, Clay, Metal).  The show has no requirements limiting subject matter or size of artwork, Anything Goes!  The Gallery Committee says “bring us your best work!

There is a non-refundable entry fee of $25.00 for up to two (2) works of art, $10.00 for each additional submission. The show’s Judge will select the art to be exhibited and award cash prizes of $100, $75, and $50 to three pieces. In addition, guests who attend the show’s opening night will have the opportunity to select their favorite work of art which will receive the “SHS Crowd Pleaser” award. Submissions must be delivered on Saturday, October 20. The Prospectus, Entry Forms and detailed Terms and Conditions can be downloaded by clicking below. 

Prospectus – Anything Goes! 2018

Terms and Conditions of Exhibiting

Entry Form

 

Information on Past Exhibitions

Prospectus-“The Land We Love” Invitational Exhibition & Sale

Prospectus “SHS Presents SWC” Exhibition and Sale of Art by Members of the Sharon Woman’s Club

“No Place Like Home” Juried Exhibition & Sale Prospectus & Call for Entries

Northlight Art Center 7th Annual Student Show Prospectus

What’s the Big Idea? 2016 Small Works Juried Exhibition and Sale Prospectus

She Said/He Said Invitation Exhibition and Sale Prosepctus

Distaff in Sharon: A Tribute to Melva Bucksbaum Invitational Exhibition and Sale Prospectus

 

For information or questions regarding the Gallery @the SHS please email art@sharonhist.org or call 860-364-5688.