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Thursday, March 14, 2019

Online Submissions open until March 14, 2019.

Crossroads Art Center and announces an open call to artists working 2D art. Submissions must be original artwork submitted by the creator of the work. Artists are invited to enter garden and bloom inspired artworks for “In the Garden.” Any original 2D will be considered in all media. Artists will be notified of accepted artworks including those selected for the live show at Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden. All accepted artworks will be exhibited online on

ARTISTS NOTIFIED: March 18, 2019

ONLINE EXHIBITION: March 29, 2019 – June 19, 2019

LIVE EXHIBITION: Works selected for the LIVE exhibition will be hung in Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden. Accepted artwork for live exhibit should be framed, wired to hang and delivered to Crossroads Art Center by March 26, 2019 at 6:00pm. Live show will run from March 28, 2019 – June 19, 2019.  

ENTRY FEE: The submission fee is nonrefundable $25 (U.S.) for up to 3 entries.

ENTRY PROCEDURE: Entrants must submit artwork online by emailing a completed entry form along with images to The entry fee must be paid to completed submission. Artists with accepted artworks will be required to prepare and send digital files of entries for the online exhibition and promotional purposes.

SALES: All work must be for sale. Artists will receive 75% of sale price. A commission of 15% of the sales price will be paid to Crossroads Art Center/ and 10% of sales price will be donated to Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden.

LIABILITY AND AGREEMENT: Crossroads Art Center and Gallery will accept only original work by the artist, handcrafted work, and photography. The gallery reserves the right to refuse work and limit the number of submitted items to three. Signing the entry form or submitting entries online denotes agreement to the terms and conditions as stated in the entry information.

QUESTIONS: Contact the gallery by email at, call or text by phone at 804.278.8950, or visit our website at for more information.

Crossroads Art Center
2016 Staples Mill Rd, Richmond, VA 23230






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