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National Society of Artists
32nd Juried Show 2016

32nd National Juried Show
October 6th – 10th, 2016

This year the National Society of Artists' 32nd National Juried Show will be held at the Rosenburg Library, 2310 Sealy Street, Galveston, TX 77550.

$1,000 Best of Show
$700 First Place
$400 Second Place
$200 Third Place
$100 Philip G. Paratore, Jr. Memorial Award
Honorable Mention $100
R.G. Oren Memorial People’s Choice Award

This exhibition is open to all artists 18 years of age and older. Works must have been completed in the last three years. All artwork must be solely the work of the artist. All original works of art are eligible including photography and computer-generated art.  No giclees and copies are not eligible.  Artwork previously accepted in other National Society of Artists’ shows, are not eligible.  Any artwork that is not securely assembled, properly labeled, or is otherwise unsuitable for public display including nudes or violence will not be accepted or eligible and the fees will not be refunded.

September 2, 2016, 11:59 p.m. PST.  Registration online at

Entry form must be filled out in its entirety, including unframed dimensions (or size), framed dimensions (if not known, estimate it) or weight, medium, and price, if requested.  List sizes up to the nearest half inch.  Submitted images must not include matting or frame.  Crop the photos to include only the artwork.  Be sure your images are right-side-up.

For best results, make sure your image is 1920 pixels @72 dpi on the longest side.  Images should be in JPEG format, sRGB color space.  Help in photographing your work and properly sizing your images can be found at:  If you need help entering your images or are unable to, please email or call 949-287-8645.

Ada Martin 832-425-1249 or

Nathan Madrid

The first entry is $30. Each additional entry is $10 without any limit on the number of entries submitted by an artist.  All fees are nonrefundable and must be paid by the entry deadline.

All work sold is subject to a 20% commission and will be deducted from the sale.

Artists will be notified of acceptance or rejection by email no later than September 19, 2016.

Must be received by October 4, 2016.
Shipping address:
Attention Brenda Donaloio
2200 Market Street, Suite 735
Galveston, TX 77550.
Include a prepaid return shipping label.

Must be received by October 6, 2016 between 9a.m. and 11:30 a.m. to:
Rosenburg Library
2310 Sealy Street
Galveston, TX 77550.

Two Dimensional works must be installation ready.  All artwork must be appropriately framed to museum standards (use simple tasteful museum quality frames; no metal frames, no overly ornate frames; only white, ivory or off-white mats - no colored mats).  No saw-toothed hangers.  Minimum size is 5”x7” unframed; maximum is 48”x 48” including frame.  All diptych and triptych works must be entered as one image=one entry.

Three Dimensional works are limited to 4’x4’x4’ tall and no more than 35 pounds.

Entry Opens:  June 28, 2016
Entry Deadline:  September 2, 2016
Notification Date:  On or before September 19, 2016
Shipped Artwork Arrival:  October 4, 2016
Artwork Delivery Date:  October 6, 2016, 9:00-11:30 a.m.
Opening Reception:  Thursday, October 6, 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Awards Ceremony:  Saturday, October 8, 2:30 - 3:30 p.m.
Show Closing date:  October 10, 2016
Pick up of artwork:  October 10, 2016, 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Return Shipped artwork:  Week of October 10th, 2016

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