Competitions & Contests


Entry Dates 2023-12-08T23:59:00+00:00 - 2023-10-09T09:00:00+00:00 10 Days Left


Plymouth Arts Center – Gallery 100 North | 520 East Mill Street | Plymouth, WI 53070

Dates March 8 - April 26, 2024Opening Reception Friday, March 8, 2024, 5:00 - 7:30 PM
Applications Open Monday, October 16, 2023 at 9:00 AM Applications Close Friday, December 8, 2023 at 11:59 PMArtist Notifications Friday, December 22,2023
Dropoff Artwork Saturday, March 2, 2024, 11:30 AM - 1:30 PMPickup Artwork Saturday, April 27, 10:00 AM  - 1:30 PM
Plymouth Arts Center Gallery 100 North520 East Mill StreetPlymouth, WI 53070
The theme of this show is Go Figure!
Is it figurative?
Is it about perplexity, confusion, surprise, or puzzlement?
Is it figuratively speaking; or metaphorical?
How does it all add up?
You decide and surprise us so that we can Go Figure.
We invite you to create and share your art for the community to experience.
Entry Fees 
Fees: $30. Artists may enter two (2) pieces for jury review
This exhibition will be juried; we will accept up to 50 pieces of art
This is a juried exhibition. We are pleased Mary Tilton and Jayne Reid Jackson will be jurors for Go Figure!. Read their bios here.
This exhibition is open to current members of the Southeast Chapter of Wisconsin Visual Artists. Your membership must active through April 30th, 2024 at the time of application. When you renew your membership early and a full year is added to your membership.
Artists may submit up to two (2) images to be included in the showMust be original work related to the theme of the showNo reproductions of artwork will be acceptedAll work must be 2D or 3DAll work must be wired for hanging, no sawtooth hangers will be acceptedArtwork must be at least 12 inches on the short side and no more than 36” on the long side
Size of File
Minimum 1800 pixels on the longest sideMinimum file size is 1MBMaximum file size is 5MB
Images should not include the mat of frame unless they are integral to or part of the artwork.
Blurry images or images with poor lighting or reflections will not be accepted.
File Naming:
Images MUST use the following naming convention: LastNameFirstInitial_Title
For example, John Smith’s artwork titled My Painting will be named SmithJ_MyPainting.jpg
Do not use spaces or special characters other than an underscore between your name and title. If the artwork title or artist’s name has special characters, leave them out.
Upper/lower case does not matter.
Acceptable file formats are .jpg, .jpeg, .tiff, or .png.
Delivery to Plymouth Arts Center – work must be dropped off Saturday, March 2 between 11:30 AM and 1:30 PM at
Plymouth Arts Center
520 East Mill Street
Plymouth, WI 53070COMMITMENT TO EXHIBIT By accepting entry into Go Figure! show, artists commit to exhibit their work for the duration of the exhibit. Any alteration of the artwork causing substantial deviance from the entered image may disqualify the artwork from the exhibit at the sole discretion of the WVA/SE Chapter Exhibition Team.
By entering work in this exhibition, the artist gives WVA and Plymouth Arts Center the right to use images for digital and print promotional purposes.
All application questions should be addressed to:  Steven Bauer at
WVA Chapter and Plymouth Arts Center will make every effort to encourage sale of work available for purchase. In the event of a sale, Plymouth Arts Center will retain a 15% commission.

Wisconsin Visual Artists – Southeast Chapter is not liable for damage to artwork in transit or during the exhibit. Venue is not liable for damage to artwork in transit. Appropriate insurance for the artwork is provided by the venue while on the premises during the exhibit.
Applications will be made through ArtCall. New users will be required to create an ArtCall profile with user login and password. Existing ArtCall users need only login and follow the process for a new submission.
The only method of payment is through a credit or debit card on the ArtCall site (using Stripe). 

Wisconsin Visual Artists is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) membership-basedorganization of visual artists working in all media and styles. All visual artists living inWisconsin may become WVA members. Full history, information, and benefits are listed online.
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