Call for Entries

Several times throughout the year the Museum will announce Calls for Entries here on this page that will enable artists to submit works for consideration for both group and solo exhibitions in our Galleries. So be sure to like us on Facebook and Twitter @MonmouthMuseum and follow Museum News on the home page to keep up to date on exhibition opportunities.

39th Annual Juried Art Exhibition

Monmouth Museum Main Gallery
January 13, 2018 – March 11, 2018

Opening Reception and Awards Ceremony:
Saturday, January 13th, 2018 from 4 – 6 pm

DEADLINE: The ability to submit will end Monday, December 4th 2017 at Midnight EST. Your submission must be completed before Midnight. No Exceptions.

Museum Statement
The Monmouth Museum’s Annual Juried Art Exhibition is a representation of the highest quality local and international creative talent and contemporary art trends. With an eclectic variety of media from painting and drawing to sculpture and printmaking, we are proud to state the 39th Annual Juried Art Exhibition embraces the label of a “must see” destination art exhibition.

Juror: Monmouth Museum Exhibition Committee

Awards:
4 monetary Jurors’ Awards of $250 each and 5 Honorable Mentions with no monetary award.

Eligibility:
For this juried exhibition all visual arts media applications will be considered (drawing, print, painting, mixed media work, photography, sculpture, video, etc.) Open to all artists world-wide age 17 and over. All artwork entered must be the artist’s original creations completed within the last five years, and must not have been presented in past Monmouth Museum exhibitions. Acceptance into the exhibition is not guaranteed with entry.
Fee: $20 per entry/artwork. You may enter 1 – 4 entries. Example: 1 entry/artwork = $20; 2 entries/artworks = $40; 3 entries/artworks = $60 and 4 entries/artworks = $80, One detail image is allowed per entry but not required.

Prospectus/Guidelines/Submit: SUBMIT HERE

Monmouth Museum Member Miniatures: Big ART in Small Packages

Monmouth Museum Nilson & Hallway Galleries

January 13, 2018 – March 11, 2018

Opening Reception:
Saturday, January 13th, 2018 from 4 – 6 pm

DEADLINE: The ability to submit will end Monday, December 4th 2017 at Midnight EST. Your submission must be completed before Midnight. No Exceptions.

Museum Statement
Here at the Monmouth Museum we value the arts and artists, especially our Artist Members! Back by popular demand, we are highlighting the artists who support the Museum through their membership with an exhibition in our Nilson and Hallway Galleries. We are proud to present the Monmouth Museum Member Miniatures: Big ART in Small Packages ,a juried exhibition of small works (No larger than 12” x 12” when framed) in a variety of media by Monmouth Museum Member Artists.

Juror: The Monmouth Museum Exhibition Committee

Eligibility: Open to current Monmouth Museum Members age 18 and over (Become a Member Today! See below) All artwork entered must be the artist’s original creations completed within the last five years, and must not have been exhibited in past Monmouth Museum exhibitions. Acceptance into the exhibition is not guaranteed with entry.

Fee: Free & Exclusive to Museum Members! (limit 2 pieces)

Become a Member Today Here! JOIN HERE

Prospectus/Guidelines/Submit: SUBMIT HERE

New Jersey Emerging Artists Series

njea-all-artists-final The Monmouth Museum is committed to present the work of NJ emerging artists through its popular series, The New Jersey Emerging Artists Series, now entering its eighth year. The New Jersey Emerging Artists Series consists of six annual monthly solo exhibitions to showcase the new work of NJ artists who have not previously held one-person exhibitions in our State. The Nilson Gallery in the Monmouth Museum provides a unique and exciting opportunity for these artists to exhibit their work. Selected artists are guided through the exhibition process, provided promotional materials and give an Artist’s Talk during their exhibition, offering the public insight into their artistic process. All opening receptions & Gallery Talks are free and open to the public. The artists selected for this Series represent the diversity of talent in the State and demonstrate creativity in a wide variety of media.

 

 

Upcoming Shows

Peter Meadowsong, Watercolors; September 22 – October 22, 2017

Florence Moonan, Mixed Media Paintings; March 23 – April 22, 2018

 

The 2017 – 18 New Jersey Emerging Artists are: 

Lisa Lackey,  Maplewood, NJ (Textile Paintings)

“6 AV LCL”

Jada Fabrizio, Weehawken, NJ (Photographic Constructions)

“The Commute”

Peter Meadowsong, Collingswood, NJ (Watercolor)

“NYC”

Florence Moonan, Stockton, NJ (Mixed Media/Venetian Plaster)

“Let Loose”

Vidhi Mehrotra, Weehawken, NJ (Abstract Painting)

“Dance to Union”

Rafal Goraczniak, Hillsborough, NJ (Black and White Photography)

“Infinity”

Upcoming Call for Entries

Several times throughout the year the Museum will announce Calls for Entries here on this page that will enable artists to submit works for consideration for both group and solo exhibitions in our Galleries. So be sure to like us on Facebook and Twitter @MonmouthMuseum and follow Museum News on the home page to keep up to date on exhibition opportunities.

Main Gallery Exhibitions Summary: The 2,300 square foot Main Gallery presents changing art, science and history exhibitions. Exhibitions selected by professional jurors, group exhibitions in specific mediums and themes, cultural and historically significant subjects and national traveling exhibitions are presented annually in the Main Gallery.

Juried Exhibitions Artists world-wide who are age 18 or older (unless otherwise noted in the prospectus) are eligible to enter works for consideration to our Juried Exhibitions following the guidelines and specifications outlined in each prospectus. All entries are submitted digitally through an online submission process.

Nilson Gallery Exhibitions Summary: In planning the ongoing schedule of exhibitions in the 950 square foot Nilson Gallery, the Museum is committed to providing opportunities for New Jersey artists. Six of the Gallery’s annual exhibitions feature the work of emerging New Jersey artists. Also presented are art exhibitions related to culture and the history of our community. All entries are submitted digitally through an online submission process.

NJ Emerging Artists Series (NJEAS) Summary: The New Jersey Emerging Artists Series consists of six annual solo exhibitions to showcase the work of NJ artists who have not previously held one person exhibitions in our State. Selected artists are mentored through the exhibition process, are required to give a Gallery Talk, provided promotional materials and sales of their work are encouraged.

Museum Gift Gallery Summary: The Monmouth Museum Gift Gallery is committed to featuring the art & crafts New Jersey Artists and Artisans as well as featuring artworks and items related to the current exhibitions presented in our Galleries. If you are interested in selling your work in our Gift Shop or need more information please contact us:BY EMAIL HERE or HERE.

Exhibition Proposals Summary: The Monmouth Museum Exhibition Committee will review proposals from Curators, Artists, Artist Groups, Traveling Exhibitions, etc. at quarterly meetings. The Museum receives numerous proposals, in turn, only complete proposals submitted well in advance will be considered. Please mail your proposals to Monmouth Museum PO Box 359 Lincroft, NJ 07738 (to the attention of Catherine Clark)

Frequently asked questions…

How much does it cost per image to submit to a juried exhibition?
How will I know if I get into a juried exhibition?
Can I submit via email, photograph or by bringing my work to the Museum?
For more information contact: Catherine Clark, Arts & Education Coordinator, cclark@monmouthmuseum.org, 732-747-2266 ext.6

NJEAS Alumni

photo (3)Main Gallery at Museum