Call for Entries 


The Parkersburg Art Center invites all artists living in Ohio and West Virginia to submit artwork for the 2018 Juried Exhibit. 

ENTRY DEADLINE: June 8, 2018
Opening Reception & Awards Presentation: July 22
Juror: Gary Pettigrew

Submission Deadline: June 8, 2018
Notification of Acceptance: June 22, 2018
Shipping & Delivery: June 25 — July 8, 2018
Opening/Awards Presentation: July 22, 2:00-4:00 p.m
Exhibition Closing:  August 25, 2018

AWARDS: $1,000 Best of Show
Other cash prizes will be awarded at the discretion of the juror.

Artists must be at least 18 years of age and reside in West Virginia or  Ohio.
Entrants must be professional or semi-professional artists.
Artists may submit up to five (5) works of original art in two- or three-dimensional media.
Artwork may not exceed eight (8) feet in any dimension, or weigh in excess of 70 pounds. 
Works must have been created within the last five years, and not previously shown at PAC.
Time-based media, performance art, and installations will not be accepted.
Entrants agree to grant PAC permission to use their images for exhibition promotion.   Work must stay in the gallery for the length of the show to be eligible for awards.      Artists are responsible for the cost of delivery and/or shipping and must arrange for return via prepaid shipping labels. 

FEE: $40* non-refundable for up to three works                                                        additional works (up to five total) $10 each  *$30 for PAC members


To enter electronically,  click HERE

Pay online, and get instuctions to send your images and information via email. 

To print form and enter by mail, click HERE

Pay by check, and send your images on disk

2016 Best of Show                                                                                 Cortonese Starling #1                                                                                    Fredrik Marsh                                                                                              Columbus, Ohio