Calls for Artists

The first way that most artists show their work at LibertyTown is through our juried shows. Check our our current opportunities below, and we hope to see your work at LibertyTown soon!

Annual Fredericksburg Plein Air Exhibition

Every summer we bring the outdoors in with our two month Plein Air Exhibition. The first month opens on Friday July 7th, and we have a second opening on Friday August 4th. This year, our Plein Air Art will be accompanied by beautiful furniture made by local wood workers.

Specifications, dates and fees are listed below. All submissions are in person, so there is no electronic submission buttons.

ELIGIBILITY:

This exhibition is open to 2-D artists, 16 years or older.

SPECIFICATIONS:

1.) Work must be painted “en plein air”, which refers to the 19th century style of painting “in the open air” on location.

2.) All work must be original and have been completed within the last three years. All work must be for sale.

3.) Work must be ready to hang, framed and having wire hangers, no sawtooth hangers.

DEADLINE:

Entries, entry forms, and fees will be received on these days at LibertyTown Arts (916 Liberty St. Fredericksburg, VA 22401):

Fri., June 30, 10am-8pm

Sat., July 1, 10am-8pm 

Sun., July 2, 10am-6pm

Mon., July 3, 10am-8pm

FEES:

A non-refundable entry fee must accompany each submission.

1st piece (Non-member): $25

1st piece (Member): $15

Each additional piece: $5

AGREEMENT:

LibertyTown reserves the right to reject works accepted by juror due to content or inability to properly install the work. There is a 40% commission to the gallery on all sales.

 PRIZES:

1ST PRIZE – $250

2ND PRIZE – $150

3rD PRIZE – $75