Nonobjective NOW Call to Artists

Nonobjective NOW:
New England Artists Explore Abstraction

Entry Deadline: August 21, 2017

The Davis Art Gallery is seeking abstract artwork for our next juried exhibit: Nonojbective NOW. Various 2D and 3D media will be selected for the exhibit, including drawing, painting, sculpture, ceramics, mixed media, photography, fiber arts, and more.

Our curators will select approximately 35–45 artworks that will appear in the main exhibition space at the gallery from September 22, 2017 through January 5, 2018. An opening reception will be held on Friday, September 22, 2017 from 5 to 7 p.m.

Important Exhibition Dates:

Exhibition: September 22, 2017–January 5, 2018
Entry Deadline: August 21, 2017. All entries must be received by 5 p.m.
Notification of Acceptance: August 28, 2017 by email.
Drop Off of Accepted Artwork: September 5–8, 2017, 8:30 a.m.–5 p.m.
Opening Reception: September 22, 2017, 5–7 p.m.
Exhibition Closes: January 5, 2018
Pick Up of Artwork: January 8–12, 2018, 8:30 a.m.–5 p.m.


• All artists must be able to hand deliver and pickup accepted artwork.
• Works must be original and created in the last two years.
• Work must be installation ready—framed with wire if applicable.
• Any work that requires specific installation must be done by the artist.
• Up to three artworks may be submitted per artist.

Download the application guidelines and entry form.