Diverse and extraordinary, this annual juried exhibition highlights work from artists all over California. In its thirty-second year, Made in California continues to invite artists in all stages of their careers to showcase their talents and compete for a number of awards, including the much sought-after solo show opportunity. This regional show features artwork from a huge variety of mediums and explores creative movements happening here in the Golden State. Exhibition Dates: May 6 – June 30, 2017.
First Place: $750, Second Place: $500, Third Place: $250, Solo Show Award: $350 Popular Choice Award: $100, Director’s Choice: $200, Mayor’s Favorite: $100
Honorable Mentions, Purchase Awards, and Additional Prizes to be Announced
Open to all artists residing in California. All entries must be original, completed in the past three years, and not previously shown at the Brea Art Gallery. All mediums are welcome, including but not limited to: painting, drawing, photography, mixed media, sculpture, ceramics, video, installation, fiber, glass, and fabrics. No crafts or functional art.
All wall pieces, framed or otherwise, must be suitably mounted for gallery exhibition. Artworks that do not have proper wire must be equipped with adequate hanging apparatuses. No saw tooth hangers allowed. Twodimensional works may not exceed 96″ in height and may not weigh more than 100lbs. Artists are required to supply any uncommon installation materials needed to install their work.
Entries and Fees
Juried Show: Each entry (work of art) costs $20, there is no limit to the number of entries that an artist may submit for consideration. . Brea residents are allowed one FREE regular entry. Entry fees are nonrefundable.
Solo Show: Each year one artist is selected to have a solo show in conjunction with the juried exhibition. This exhibit is held in a separate room of the Gallery and will be presented as an independent exhibition, complete with a separate show announcement.
To qualify for consideration for the Solo Show, artists must submit a cohesive body of work containing between 5 and 10 works of art. Each solo show entry is a flat rate of $80 for the entire body of work. . Works entered that are not selected for the Solo Show will be considered for inclusion in the Juried Show.