Competitions & Contests

Members Fall Juried Show: Combined

Entry Dates 2021-10-08T23:59:00 - 2021-09-02T00:00:00 13 Days Left


The Newburyport Art Association

Members’ Fall Juried Show: Combined

Friday October 22, 2021 - Saturday November 20, 2021

Juror: Kari Bernard, Owner, The Walshingham Gallery


An exploration across all mediums, our Fall Juried Show calls upon artists of all kinds to join us in celebrating the arts. 



The show is open to NAA members only, 18 years of age or older.

Interested in submitting? We invite you to consider becoming an NAA Artist!

Learn more about membership here.



Acrylic, Digital Art, Drawing, Fine Crafts, Mixed Media, Oil, Pastel, Photography, Printmaking, Sculpture, and Watercolor. 

Videos, installations, reproductions of original work, and Giclee prints cannot be accepted.



All work must be original, completed within the last three years, and must have not been exhibited in a previous NAA gallery show.  Photos printed on metal with proper hanging hardware are accepted.

2D works must be framed and ready to hang with screw eyes or D-rings and wire. Metal frames must have hardware that screw securely in the  track.  Plexiglas or glass covered drawings, prints, photographs, and watercolors are accepted. Frameless glass or plexiglass, frames with tension, or saw-tooth hangers cannot be accepted. Gallery wrapped canvas must be stapled on he back. Gessoed or painted sides are acceptable.

Framed dimensions no larger than 60 inches by 40 inches. Sculpture and 3-dimensional work must be less than 7 feet in height, 90 pounds or less, and fit within a 3x3 foot area.

No wet paintings


SUBMISSION GUIDELINES: Submissions open 9/2/21 Add Size both framed and unframed to artcall. The unframed size is the image only and does not include a mat.

Digital submissions only. You may enter up to three works of art in JPEG (.jpg) format. The image should include the submission only, and should exclude any mat, frame, and background. One image per work. Sculpture entries may include one additional digital image per work.

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All accepted work is subject to review and must comply with the NAA framing standards. No artwork substitution is allowed

Submission of your entry constitutes your agreement with all the terms of this Call for Entry

Submission of your entry acknowledges the right of the NAA to reproduce art work for marketing purposes.



NAA Basic Artist - $23. per entry

Artist Plus and Master Artist Members - the first two entries are free using code ARTISTPLUS, $23 for a third submission




All work must be for sale. The NAA retains a commission of 40% for works sold. Works will be handled with all possible care. NAA provides insurance up to 65% of the value declared by the artist from the day of receipt of the artwork to the final published pickup date. NAA is not responsible for work not picked up after Sunday, January 9, 2022.



Exhibition dates: Friday October 22, 2021 - Saturday November 20th, 2021

Submission period, September 2, 2021 - October 8, 2021 at 5:00PM

Notification of accepted works: Monday, October 11, 2021

Receiving for accepted works: Sunday, October 17th, 2021, 11a.m.-5p.m. We are staggering submission times based on last name. Please wear a mask and follow Covid protocols.


A-D  11AM - Noon

E-I    12Noon-1

J-M   1PM-2

N-R  2-3PM

S-V  3-4PM

W-Z  4-5PM


Opening: Friday October 22, 2021  Reception and Awards: Saturday October 23, 2021

Pick-up unsold works: Sunday, November 21, 2021, 1-5p.m. Artists bear responsibility for pickup on date stated above. Work left beyond that date is no longer the responsibility of the NAA and after 60 days become the property of the NAA.



Insurance & Artist’s Responsibility Works will be handled with all possible care. NAA provides insurance up to 60% of retail value declared by the artist, from the day of the receipt of the artwork to the final day of the scheduled pick-up period, or delivery of and payment for work sold to the buyer. The artist bears all responsibility for loss of, or damage to, work not picked up by the end of the scheduled pick-up period. NAA is not responsible for work not removed by final day of scheduled pick-up period. Artists will be charged $20 late fee for work left beyond the pick-up period unless prior arrangements are made with the office. NAA takes a 40% commission on sales. Please provide notification in advance if someone other than the artist will be picking up artwork.


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