How To Get Art Featured

IMG 0024Local, regional and national artists, both professional and amateur, are eligible to apply for non-traveling or non-invitational-only shows at Art at the Center located at the Tomahawk Ridge Community Center, 11902 Lowell Ave. Hours are Monday-Friday, 5:30 a.m. to 10 p.m.; Saturday,: 7 a.m. to 8 p.m.; and Sunday, 10 a.m.  to 8 p.m.

For the Juried Exhibition, a juror has complete discretion over the selection of works featured and awards given. All other exhibitions are selected by Friends of the OP Arts.

Questions can be directed to julie.bilyea@opkansas.org.

How to Enter

  • All work must be original.
  • Commercial duplications will not be accepted.
  • Additional requirements, including shipping of work, can be found on the website: www.callforentry.org to View all calls then keyword search Overland Park

Fees

Juried Exhibition: $25 for the four entries. No refunds.

How to Deliver or Ship Art Accepted in an Exhibition.

All artists accepted into an exhibition will receive detailed instructions for hand delivery or art shipment by a commercial carrier. All art received for any exhibition must be clearly marked with:

  • Name of Artist
  • Address of Artist
  • Contact Phone Number
  • Shipping Agent (if any)

All shipped art must include a pre-printed return shipping label and arrive in an art grade shipping container with the artist’s name clearly marked on the container. Loose stamps and incomplete shipping forms will not be accepted. Improperly packed art will not be un-crated and will be summarily returned at the artist's expense. For complete details on shipping requirements see:  Packing and Shipping Requirements for Art at the Center.