Competitions & Contests

HCA Member Show 2024

Entry Dates 2023-12-04T17:00:00+00:00 - 2023-10-09T00:01:00+00:00 6 Days Left


Call for Art
HCA Members Show
December 27, 2023 - February 15, 2024
Reception: Friday January 12, 6-7pm
The Hopkinton Center for the Arts (HCA) seeks artwork for our annual Member's show.

Artist Members are invited to submit online applications containing 1 or 2 works of art no larger than 30"wide. All media are welcome, including framed painting, drawing, photography, printmaking - and wall-hung sculpture if it does not protrude more than 10", and the widest dimensions is 30". No AI (Artificial Intelligence) artwork will be accepted.
Two dimensional work must be wired for hanging. Your work will not be accepted if it is not properly framed and wired. Please contact Sarah Alexander at or Marion Buricatu at if you have any questions. See instructions here
All entries should be: Original artwork created in the last 5 yearsNot shown previously at HCACreated by an HCA member of any age
One or two artworks will be chosen for this exhibition, depending on space considerations.
Submission Fee: $0 for members! Simply use code MEMBER when you get to the payment section by clicking on "Enter Promo code". DO NOT FILL THE CARD DETAILS. Then click on "Submit Payment Charge".

Not an HCA member? Not a problem. See more information here to sign up.
EXHIBIT DATES: December 27 - February 15, 2024SUBMISSION DEADLINE: Monday December 04, 2023 - 5pm. No exceptions for late submissions. Please do not wait until December 04 to submit your work online. The website often slows down if everyone is waiting to submit on the final day.ANNOUNCEMENT OF SELECTED ARTWORKS: Friday December 08, 2023 - 5pmDROP OFF DATES: Friday December 15, 3-6pm OR Saturday December 16, 10am-1pm at 98 Hayden Rowe St., Hopkinton, MA 01748. Work will be accepted before of after these dates. If you are planning to ship your artwork, please let Sarah know.OPENING RECEPTION: Friday January 12, 6-7pmPICK UP DATES: Friday February 16, 2024, 3-6pm OR Saturday February 17, 2024, 10am-1pm - ALL WORK MUST BE PICKED UP ON TIME. HCA cannot be responsible for storing your artwork
How to size your images before uploading them on artcall: Check that your image has a .jpg or .png extension at the end of its nameSize: An image size is determined by its width and its height in pixels (px)Weight: the weight of an image also called "File Size"  is measured in kilobite (KB) or megabite (MB)To upload your images on art call, the size of your image must be at least 960 x 1920 px, and the weight less than 4MB.PLEASE DO NOT SUBMIT MORE THAN 1 WORK IN A SINGLE SUBMISSION. This makes for a very difficult selection process for the jurors and the admins.  Thank you for understanding.

To submit images of your work, please REGISTER or LOGIN by clicking on the button to the right, above.
Click below for a quick tutorial about how to use this site. If you have trouble with it, you are welcome to contact Marion Buricatu at