Competitions & Contests

The 13th May Show at Lakeland Community College

Entry Dates 2023-04-22T23:59:00+00:00 - 2023-02-27T10:00:00+00:00 23 Days Left


13th May Show at Lakeland
Juried Art Exhibition

Call opens February 27, 2023        Call closes April 22, 2023
This is an open-entry, juried exhibition spotlighting North-East Ohio’s best and brightest artistic endeavors. Annually, approximately 450 works are submitted, and then final juried down to approximately 80 works to be exhibited at The Gallery at Lakeland. 
Entries accepted in to The Gallery exhibition will be eligible to be considered for approximately $4000 in juried cash awards.
Juror - Claudia Berlinski, Director of McDonough Museum - Youngstown, Ohio

Entry Fee: $15 per piece, up to four (4) pieces per artist
Apply to This Show

The Gallery at Lakeland Community College, 7700 Clocktower Drive, Kirtland, Ohio 44094
• Exhibit on view – May 18, 2023 – July 14, 2023

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C–Photography/Photo Manipulation
H-Other/Mixed Media I-Printmaking

What you will need

At least one digital image of each art piece, up to four submissions. These must be good photographs of the actual, original art work you want to enter to potentially exhibit. We recommend 3d artists submit up to three views of each submitted piece.
Digital images must be saved in the JPG (JPEG) file format.
Your pictures should be no smaller than 960 pixels and no larger than 4600 pixels on the longest side.
They should be no bigger than 4 Mb in file size.
Please make sure you are settled on titles, medium descriptions and prices. The way you identify yourself and your work in the submission form is what we utilize when we present your information on art labels and in program listings. The Gallery at Lakeland Community College is not responsible for misspellings or incorrect information arising from inaccurate information.

How to enter
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If you do not yet have an ArtCall account, click the "Apply" button above or click Register in the top right menu.

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If you already have an ArtCall account, click the "Apply" button above or click Login in the top right menu.

Entering artwork submissions
After logging in or creating a new account, and paying the entry fee, you will Add a new submission. You will fill out the form with Category, Title, Dimensions (height, width, and depth), Sale price (unless Not For Sale, if NFS an insurance value needs to be assigned), and Medium for your first artwork submission. You will then upload an Attachment that is the photo of your artwork. 3d artists may upload 3 different views of each submission. If you would like to enter more than one work of art, please upload each entry separately by clicking Add a new submission after each successful submission. Each artist may submit up to four works.
Important Dates

Call to entry

CTE opens February 27, 2023
CTE deadline, April 22, 2023 at 11:59 p.m.
Notification of jury results; Thursday, April 27, 2023. Please do not call or email for results.

Artwork delivery

Initial accepted drop off - May 5th and 6th, 2023 10 am – 7 pm
End of Exhibit pickup –  July 15th and 16th, 2023, 10 am – 7 pm

Event dates

The Gallery at Lakeland – On Display; May 18, 2023 – July 14, 2023
Artist Reception and Awards Ceremony for the 13th May Show will be Thursday, May 18, 2023 at 7 pm. Visit for more details

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