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call for art: Go Big

September 20 @ 12:00 am - 11:59 pm

call for art:
Go Big
a juried members' exhibition of large-scale works

Submission Deadline: September 20, 2022

Notifications: by October 4, 2022

Drop off: October 13 – October 16, 2022

Exhibition Dates: October 27 – December 18

Opening Reception: November 11, 6-9 PM

Artwork pick up: December 19 – December 23 or by appointment

Submit: https://bit.ly/3aJ9qhn


It’s time to think big! For a competitive juried exhibition, we call for wall-hung artworks that are at least 3 feet in one direction (but no larger than 8 feet). All themes and media are welcome, including but not limited to painting, photography, digital, and fine craft.

We are going big in only two dimensions: artwork may extend no further than 8 inches from the wall. (Artists will be contacted after submitting if there are concerns about fitting the artwork through our doors.)

Artworks must be able to be securely mounted to the wall by nails, screws, picture hooks, magnets, or grommets (no binder clips). Stretched or panel paintings should not be wired, and should hang on D-rings. Any unframed works on paper or fiber pieces must be secured at top and bottom.

Nancy Burns, Stoddard Associate Curator of Prints, Drawings and Photographs at Worcester Art Museum, will serve as juror.

This is a juried exhibition, meaning that the juror will consider all eligible submissions and select certain artworks to be shown at ArtsWorcester. All Artist Members may submit up to two pieces for consideration. Due to the size of submitted artwork and the space available, the juror must be highly selective. Bring your best work!

Have a question about the call, or want to share what you’re thinking of submitting? Email alice@artsworcester.org or call the gallery at 508-755-5142. 


///// Cesar Rodrigues, untitled 76, acrylic on canvas, 24" x 36", 2020. Material Needs 2021.


September 20
Submit by 11:59 PM


44 Portland Street

Worcester, MA

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