Exhibiting Artist members of The Art League may submit up to three works to digital entry shows; only one may be accepted. The entry fee is $5 per work. For most monthly juried shows, approximately 20% of submissions will be accepted.


If you have an All-Inclusive Exhibiting Artist Membership*, make sure you enter the call for each exhibit labeled "All-Inclusive."

If you are not an exhibiting member of The Art League but are interested in submitting work, visit our website for more information and how to join.


*Specialty Exhibits that are in addition to the regular monthly exhibit (Petite December, Tabletop, Etc.) require all artists to pay a flat entry fee. 


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September 2021 "Heroes and Villains"
Exhibit dates: September 8 - October 3, 2021

The character archetypes of Hero and Villain have appeared in artwork through out history. Artists are encouraged to enter work that features their own interpretation of heroes, villains, or themes of good vs. evil, whether it be a classical reference or humorous understanding.

Juried by: Caitlin Berry
Awards: The Art League Award for Best in Show. Credit for $1000 useable in the store, gallery, or school. 


Other Guidelines:

  • Artist must be a current exhibiting artist member of The Art League gallery in Alexandria, Virginia.
  • All works must adhere to the Gallery hanging and framing requirements. For 2D artworks, no clip frames are permitted and hanging wire must be attached to the frame, not the backing. 2D artworks must have hanging wire. No saw tooth hangers permitted. Canvases may be gallery wrapped with no visible staples.
  • If the work weighs over 50lbs, the artist must install the piece themselves, if accepted.
  • Artists are free to enter any current work made within 5 years.



Works are chosen by the selected juror’s curatorial vision and aesthetic.
Digital Submission Deadline: Sunday, August 15, 2021 by midnight.
We expect to notify artists of the results ten days after the deadline. Instructions for drop off of accepted artworks will be emailed to artists.

*`*`**`* When submitting your payment, remember that the amount displayed is a drop down menu and you must click to change the amount due. *`*`**`*


*`*`* When submitting your payment, remember that the amount displayed is a drop down menu and you must click to change the amount due. *`*`*


October 2021 Open Exhibit  Artists may enter works made within the past five years. Open exhibits are not limited by theme, medium, process, or content.         

Exhibit dates: October 6 - November 7, 2021    

Juried by: Summer Brown  

Awards: The Art League Award for Best in Show League credit for $1000 useable in the store, gallery, or school.    

Guidelines

  • Artist must be a current exhibiting artist member of The Art League gallery.
  • All works must adhere to the Gallery hanging and framing requirements. For 2D artworks, no clip frames are permitted and hanging wire must be attached to the frame, not the backing. 2D artworks must have hanging wire. No saw tooth hangers permitted. Canvases may be gallery wrapped with no visible staples.
  • If the work weighs over 50lbs, the artist must install the piece themselves, if accepted.
  • Artists are free to enter any current work made within 5 years.

Works are chosen by the selected juror’s curatorial vision and aesthetic.

Digital Submission Deadline: Wednesday, September 15, 2021 by midnight.

We expect to notify artists of the results ten days after the deadline. Instructions for drop off of accepted artworks will be emailed to artists.


*`* When submitting your payment, remember that the amount displayed is a drop down menu and you must click to change the amount due. *`*


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October 2021 Open Exhibit  Artists may enter works made within the past five years. Open exhibits are not limited by theme, medium, process, or content.        
Exhibit dates: October 6 - November 7, 2021   
Juried by: Summer Brown
Awards: The Art League Award for Best in Show League credit for $1000 useable in the store, gallery, or school.

Guidelines

  • Artist must be a current exhibiting artist member of The Art League gallery.
  • All works must adhere to the Gallery hanging and framing requirements. For 2D artworks, no clip frames are permitted and hanging wire must be attached to the frame, not the backing. 2D artworks must have hanging wire. No saw tooth hangers permitted. Canvases may be gallery wrapped with no visible staples.
  • If the work weighs over 50lbs, the artist must install the piece themselves, if accepted.
  • Artists are free to enter any current work made within 5 years.


Works are chosen by the selected juror’s curatorial vision and aesthetic.      


Digital Submission Deadline: Wednesday, September 15, 2021 by midnight.


We expect to notify artists of the results ten days after the deadline.
Instructions for drop off of accepted artworks will be emailed to artists.   

 

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*`*`**`* When submitting your payment, remember that the amount displayed is a drop down menu and you must click to change the amount due. *`*`**`*


November 2021 Open Exhibit


Artists may enter works made within the past five years. Open exhibits are not limited by theme, medium, process, or content.
Exhibit dates: November 10 - December 5, 2021
Juried by: Nicola Charles
Awards: The Art League Award for Best in Show League credit for $1000 useable in the store, gallery, or school. (Cash awards are suspended for the time being)


Guidelines

  • Artist must be a current exhibiting artist member of The Art League gallery.
  • All works must adhere to the Gallery hanging and framing requirements. For 2D artworks, no clip frames are permitted and hanging wire must be attached to the frame, not the backing. 2D artworks must have hanging wire. No saw tooth hangers permitted. Canvases may be gallery wrapped with no visible staples.
  • If the work weighs over 50lbs, the artist must install the piece themselves, if accepted.
  • Artists are free to enter any current work made within 5 years.



Works are chosen by the selected juror’s curatorial vision and aesthetic.
Digital Submission Deadline: Friday October 15, 2021 by midnight.


We expect to notify artists of the results ten days after the deadline. Instructions for drop off of accepted artworks will be emailed to artists.

*`*`**`* When submitting your payment, remember that the amount displayed is a drop down menu and you must click to change the amount due. *`*`**`*

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Artists may enter works made within the past five years. Open exhibits are not limited by theme, medium, process, or content. Exhibit dates: November 10 - December 5, 2021 

Juried by: Nicola Charles  

Awards: The Art League Award for Best in Show League credit for $1000 useable in the store, gallery, or school.


Guidelines

  • Artist must be a current exhibiting artist member of The Art League gallery.
  • All works must adhere to the Gallery hanging and framing requirements. For 2D artworks, no clip frames are permitted and hanging wire must be attached to the frame, not the backing. 2D artworks must have hanging wire. No saw tooth hangers permitted. Canvases may be gallery wrapped with no visible staples.
  • If the work weighs over 50lbs, the artist must install the piece themselves, if accepted.
  • Artists are free to enter any current work made within 5 years.

Works are chosen by the selected juror’s curatorial vision and aesthetic. 


Digital Submission Deadline: Friday October 15, 2021 by midnight.

We expect to notify artists of the results ten days after the deadline. Instructions for drop off of accepted artworks will be emailed to artists.  

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*`*`**`* When submitting your payment, remember that the amount displayed is a drop down menu and you must click to change the amount due. *`*`**`*


December 2021 Open Exhibit

Artists may enter works made within the past five years. Open exhibits are not limited by theme, medium, process, or content.
Exhibit dates: December 8, 2021 - January 2, 2022
Juried by: Ksenia Grishkova
Awards: The Art League Award for Best in Show League credit for $1000 useable in the store, gallery, or school. (Cash awards are suspended for the time being)

Guidelines

  • Artist must be a current exhibiting artist member of The Art League gallery.
  • All works must adhere to the Gallery hanging and framing requirements. For 2D artworks, no clip frames are permitted and hanging wire must be attached to the frame, not the backing. 2D artworks must have hanging wire. No saw tooth hangers permitted. Canvases may be gallery wrapped with no visible staples.
  • If the work weighs over 50lbs, the artist must install the piece themselves, if accepted.
  • Artists are free to enter any current work made within 5 years.



Works are chosen by the selected juror’s curatorial vision and aesthetic.
Digital Submission Deadline: Monday, November 15, 2021 by midnight.

We expect to notify artists of the results ten days after the deadline. Instructions for drop off of accepted artworks will be emailed to artists.

*`*`**`* When submitting your payment, remember that the amount displayed is a drop down menu and you must click to change the amount due. *`*`**`*

Scroll Down if you are ready to submit!

Artists may enter works made within the past five years. Open exhibits are not limited by theme, medium, process, or content. Exhibit dates: December 8, 2021 - January 2, 2022
Juried by: Ksenia Grishkova  
Awards: The Art League Award for Best in Show League credit for $1000 useable in the store, gallery, or school.


Guidelines

  • Artist must be a current exhibiting artist member of The Art League gallery.
  • All works must adhere to the Gallery hanging and framing requirements. For 2D artworks, no clip frames are permitted and hanging wire must be attached to the frame, not the backing. 2D artworks must have hanging wire. No saw tooth hangers permitted. Canvases may be gallery wrapped with no visible staples.
  • If the work weighs over 50lbs, the artist must install the piece themselves, if accepted.
  • Artists are free to enter any current work made within 5 years.

Works are chosen by the selected juror’s curatorial vision and aesthetic.


Digital Submission Deadline: Monday, November 15, 2021 by midnight.
We expect to notify artists of the results ten days after the deadline. Instructions for drop off of accepted artworks will be emailed to artists.  

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Petite December is an exhibit looking for miniature works available for immediate purchase during the holiday season. No theme is required for works submitted. Works do not have to be framed! but the works may be no larger than 5”x7” or 35 square inches. Works must be priced at $150 or less.

Artists are allowed to enter up to 3 works, and 2 works can be accepted, if any. Artists are free to enter any current work made within the past 3 years.

**Petite December is a special, additional exhibit; all exhibiting artists must pay a flat $10.00 entry fee.**

Entry Deadline: November 15, 2021

Restrictions:Maximum size for 2D works: 7 inches x 5 inches or 35 square inches.   • Maximum size for 3D works: 5”x 7”x 3” or 105 cubic inches.  - Works larger than the aforementioned sizes will not be accepted.  

- Framed or unframed work is acceptable.

-Works must be priced at $150 or less.  

- If works are framed, the framed size must fit within the size restriction i.e. the frame dimensions cannot exceed 5 x7 inches.

-Artist must be a current exhibiting member of The Art League Gallery  

-For a flat $10.00 special exhibit entry fee, artists can submit up to 3 works. Up to 2 works can be accepted, if any.   

-40% commission for all art forms with the exception of jewelry forms using precious metals and gemstones (20% commission).

Juror: Joe Fig 

Works are chosen by the selected juror’s curatorial vision and aesthetic.

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