Call to Artists: Gallery Exhibit “Winter Solstice” Entries accepted Tuesday, December 1st by appointment

“Winter Roots” quilt by Bev Lagos

OCA Gallery is proud to announce its upcoming show “Winter Solstice” – an all-media exhibition of artwork by Sonoma County Artists.

Sonoma County artists are invited to submit one or two pieces for this show. An entry fee  is required (see fee schedule below), and the artwork will be shown in our physical gallery as well as in a Virtual Exhibit on OCA’s YouTube Channel. The physical exhibit runs Dec 6, 2020 through Jan 9, 2021, the virtual exhibit will premier at 7 PM on December 12th and be available on-demand thereafter.

Entries are subject to OCA’s standard size and hanging requirements, Click here to read our entry guidelines.

Due to the restrictions placed on us by the County due to COVID-19, we will not have an opening reception for this show. We encourage you to help us promote the virtual exhibit to your friends and family. The video for this exhibit will be published on Saturday, December 12th at 7 PM. We welcome in-person gallery visitors on Saturdays from Noon to 4 PM, masks are required and a limited number of visitors inside the gallery at any time.

Entries for this exhibit should be appropriately demonstrative of the ‘Winter Solstice’ theme. The OCA Gallery committee juries each exhibit and reserves the right to accept or reject work submitted based on compliance with entry specifications and appropriateness for the stated theme. Best in show and merit awards given for this exhibit will be judged by Diane Senia, Best in Show recipient for “Treasures From Home” exhibit.

 Click here to download the contract.

We will be using an appointment system for take-in and implementing safety protocol. To sign up for an entry appointment, please use this link.

If you are picking up art in the “Treasures from Home” exhibit and would also like to enter the “Winter Solstice” exhibit, please use this link.

If you have any questions please send us an email.

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