Competitions & Contests

18th Annual Images Art Gallery Juried Art Show

Entry Dates 2022-06-01T23:59:00 - 2022-04-22T00:01:00 7 Days Left


7320 W 80th St., Overland Park, KS  66204


18th Annual Juried Art Show
Call for Artists
Best of Show:  $500 – Sponsored by Overland Park Friends of the Arts
            First Place:                          Second Place:                   Honorable Mention:
     $175   All 2D except photography             $100                                                   $50
     $175   2D Photography and digital art      $100                                                    $50
     $175   3D                                                   $100                                                   $50
*Note* one award per artist.
Juror: Linda Nickell:  Currently residing in Leawood, KS, Linda enjoys creating art in her home studio space. She is a former manager of school programs at the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art and for many years enjoyed opening up the world of art to students of all ages through creative programming. She has a degree in art education and fine arts from Missouri State University and has studied at the Kansas City Art Institute with classes in ceramics, printmaking and drawing.  Previous to employment at the museum, Linda was an art educator in public and private schools as well as a graphic designer and illustrator for corporations in the Kansas City area.  Linda has exhibited her paintings in solo and group shows in the Kansas City and Dallas areas with many of her works being held in private collections in a variety of cities. Some of her work can be seen at and Instagram: Linda5cent
Artists age 18 and over are eligible to enter the exhibition.
Artwork accepted into any of IMAGES’ past juried shows is not eligible for this show.

Media & Specifications: Works in acrylic, oil, water media, pastel, drawing, original print-making, mixed-media, photography, digital art, sculpture, jewelry and ceramics are eligible. No art piece can exceed a height or width of 40 inches, including frame.  Sculptures must be independently stable.  All 2-D work must be framed (unless canvas with wrapped sides or metal) and wired for hanging (NO SAWTOOTH HANGERS ACCEPTED). Each work must be clearly labeled on the back with artist’s name, address, telephone #, title of work, media, and price.
Up to 3 entries per artist.  *** Please study the specs and instructions below for uploading your submission images *** 
$30 for up to 3 images. Submit only digital images of your artwork.  Standard JPG format, smaller than 4MB in size and with longest dimension no more than 1920 pixels.  

Original attachment filenames are discarded, as all filenames are programatically renamed on upload.
Submission attachments must be under 4mb.  Suggest resolution set to approximately 240ppi.
Submission attachments are permanently resized into 3 separate sizes (regardless of the original size): 100px, 1080px, maximum saved dimension setting (1920px by default)

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IMAGES ART GALLERY may use selected artwork digitals for publicity purposes.
IMAGES ART GALLERY will exercise reasonable caution in handling and showing of artworks, but assumes no further responsibility. 
All artwork must be for sale. Artists will receive 70% on any piece sold. No change to prices stated on entry form is permitted. All artwork must be hand delivered and picked up on the appropriate dates.  All work must remain in the exhibition until exhibition closing.
CALENDAR for 2022 Juried Exhibition
June 1st: Submission Deadline
June 15: Latest date for notice of acceptance and non-acceptance emails sent
July 9 and 10: Delivery of artworks - Noon - 4:00pm
July 15: Opening Reception 6:00 - 8:00 pm   Awards Announcement: 7:00 pm
August 13 & 14: Pick up Artwork Noon - 4:00 pm
If you cannot pick up your work at this time, please arrange for someone to do so for you.
Any artwork that is substantially different from the entry, or with damaged or poor quality framing, will be declined and no refund of fees returned.
By entering Images Art Gallery’s Juried Show, I understand and agree to all conditions set forth in the information and entry form.
Questions?  Please email us at:   We will endeavor to reply within 24 hours.