Competitions & Contests

Surfing Madonna "Save the Ocean"

Entry Dates 2021-09-01T00:00:00 - 2021-04-15T06:00:00 68 Days Left


Surfing Madonna Oceans Project 

“Save the Ocean”

October 8 - November 5 2021 

(Reception date to be determined)


All Mediums Accepted, Up to 3 entries per artist

Juried by Cathy Carey and Danny Salzhandler (artist board members of the Surfing Madonna Oceans Project)


If you have entered a previous show on the site, click on the "login" button, above, to log in to your account and you will be taken to the page that says "update user profile for this call" - check that your phone number is correct and then pay the $30 fee.  Boxes will then pop up saying "Payment successful, a payment receipt was emailed to you" and "Registration successful, a confirmation was emailed to you.  You may now submit your submissions."  You will then be able to click on the orange "+ add new submissions" button and upload your images.  Be sure to check your spam folder for the confirmation emails.  Before logging in, please scroll down to read full show prospectus, terms, and conditions.

If this is your first time entering a show using this site, please view the tutorial at the very bottom of this page.  Click on the "start" button to start the video and then click on the "full screen" square icon in the lower right corner to enlarge the video.  Per the video, you will be clicking on the "register" button, above, you will fill out your info to register and pay the $30 fee, and then you will be taken to a page where you may submit up to three images.  



You may submit if you’re a California artist & your original work was made within the past 2 years.



You may submit up to 3 pieces for $30*

*Entry fees are non-refundable.



We strive to protect your work. To prevent possible damage to it, artwork must be appropriately prepared for exhibition when delivered.

1) Two-dimensional work must be wired with sufficient gauge to support the weight of the work and be ready to hang. If your work requires atypical hanging, please contact the Gallery prior to delivery dates for clearance. Special hanging, display and/or lighting requirements will be at the discretion of the EAP staff.

2) Installation and multiple piece works must include a simple diagram showing installation positions.

3) Accepted artwork may not be removed before the end of the exhibition.

Artwork that fails to comply with entry requirements will be disqualified.

There is a 40% commission on works in the exhibition.



By submitting I acknowledge that I have read and understand the general presentation requirements of the exhibition and will abide by them. The greatest possible care will be taken in handling art works. The EAP and/or their agents will not be responsible for loss or damage to any artwork submitted.



Artwork will be uploaded to:

Submission dates are from April 15 - September 1, 2021

Artwork accepted into the show will be notified by September 11, 2021

Artwork will be delivered on September 24 from 11-4 and September 25 from 11 - 4 to the Escondido Gallery 



Cash awards: First place $300, Second place $200, 

Third Place $100, 3 Honorable Mentions - $25

Award winners receive a Surfing Madonna Swag bag including a Medal of Artistic Excellence



Friday, September 24th, 11am-4pm Saturday, 

September 25th, 11am-4pm



October 8 - November 5, 2021



Saturday, November 6 from 11 - 4pm



Gallery hours: Tues. 11:00am - 6:00pm

Thurs. - Sat. 11:00am - 4:00pm

Escondido Arts Partnership Municipal Gallery 262 E. Grand Ave., Escondido, CA 92025



Parking available in the lot behind the Gallery or on Grand

*Bring your work through the front entrance.



Accepted artists witll be notified by the email you provided. Accepted artists will be displayed on our Web Gallery for six months.



We have limited space for artwork storage. Artwork remaining at the gallery 30 days after the end of the show for which it was submitted may be donated to charity.

Surfing Madonna Contact info:

Cathy Carey - 760-877-0869

For more information about Surfing Madonna Oceans Project


Escondido Municipal Gallery info:


262 E. Grand Ave. Escondido, CA 92025

User Entry Process Tutorial

Check out this user submission video to learn how to enter and upload your work to this show.