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Monterey Bay Plein Air Painters Association
California Dreaming

Call for Entry

“California Dreaming”

Pacific Grove Art Center

MBPAPA General Member Show


Gill Gallery

568 Lighthouse Ave

Pacific Grove, CA 93950


Eligibility:   Monterey Bay Plein Air Painters Assocation (MBPAPA)  members  who have paid their 2018 dues.  For further information please see our website - 


Theme:  The exhibit theme will be “California Dreaming”. 

The possibilities are wide open: California landscapes and seascapes as well as figurative, with for example people enjoying a quintessential California moment.


Paintings requirements:


• Paintings are to be completed primarily en plein air or be plein air inspired studio pieces


• They may not have been exhibited prior in a MBPAPA show


• All paintings will be delivered to the show framed and ready to hang, including hanging wire. 


• The  paintings’ dimensions cannot be larger than 36 inches in height or width unframed




Please note: In addition to the usual information on the back of your painting  each piece should have a removable label on the Front of each work with title, price, medium and name of artist. These “stickies” will be removed once the wall labels are up.


Sales :  PG Art Center will receive a 40% commission of sales price on all pieces sold.


Image Submission:  This is a juried exhibit.  Each artist may submit a maximum of 3 digital images to "" for the jury selection process.  For further information and to pay the $35 jury fee go to "", scroll down to the "MBPAPA General Membership Show “California Dreaming" listing and click "enter this show". 


Juror:  to be announced




Digital image submission and fees paid  on ""  - no later than midnight June 15, 2018

Notification of Acceptance ---June 26, 2018


Deliver accepted and framed work  to the PG Art Center June 30th, 2018 between 12-4pm

Exhibit July 6 - Aug.31 2018


Opening reception --  All MBPAPA members, guests and the public are invited to an opening reception be held July 6, 2018 from  7-9 pm at the PG Art Center, 568 Lighthouse Ave., Pacific Grove, CA 93950


Pick up Paintings -- Aug.31, 2018 12-3pm


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