Call Detail
The State of the State
Ventura College
4667 Telegraph Road
Ventura, CA 93003

Contact Email:
Call Type: Award
Eligibility: Unspecified
State: California
Entry Deadline: 1/18/19
Application Closed
Images - Minimum: 1, Maximum: 3
Total Media - Minimum: 1, Maximum: 3
Entry Fee (Entry Fee): $35.00

Ventura College, New Media Gallery

Call for Entries

The State of the State

January 18th / Letters sent out by January 25th — Received work by February 21st

March 7th — April 12th, 2019

Reception: Thursday, March 7, 2019 6:30-8:30pm

First Place $450, Second Place $250, Third Place $150

Whether it is the State of the Union, a state of mind, the condition of the world, the position of cultural, political, social, and economic opportunities, or the quality of life today: this exhibition examines the state of the world through the eyes of artists in regard to history, culture, diversity, ethnicity, climate, wildlife, workforce, healthcare, family, government, entertainment, beauty, and fashion.

 Juror: Christophe Bourely

Entries: $35 for 3 images (jpg)

Entries must be received no later than January 18, 2019. Each applicant must include;

• 3 jpeg images labeled with title and artist’s last name  • completed application form with entry fee (credit card) •


2D - no larger than 60”h x 48”w 3D - no larger than 24”h x 24”w x 24”d


Email notification for selected artwork will be sent by January 25, 2019. All accepted artwork must be delivered or shipped and ready to hang or exhibit. No clip fasteners for glass frames will be accepted. Ventura College reserves the right to refuse any artwork that is considered unsafe and ill prepared to hang.

Hand Delivery (upon acceptance)

Mon.-Th., February 18-21, 10:00am-4:00pm

Arrangements for special deliveries can be made in advance with Ann Bittl or Sharla Fell.

Shipping (upon acceptance)

Artists are responsible for shipping work to and from the gallery.
Ventura College receiving address:

Ventura College Warehouse
4900 Loma Vista Road
Ventura, CA 93003

Shipped work must arrive in reusable containers with prepaid return shipping label and mailing instructions:

February 17-22

Any accepted artwork received after Friday, February 22, will be disqualified without a refund.


Any art sold during the exhibit will remain in New Media Gallery for the duration of the exhibition. All sales will be split: 75% to the artist, and 25% to New Media Gallery.


Gallery will insure artwork while on the Ventura College campus. Artists are responsible for insuring artwork while in route to and from the college. Ventura College will not accept any liability for damage caused during shipping.

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