Call to Artists

Whats your Passion

ArcWorks Invites Artists from Eastern Massachusetts and Southern New Hampshire to submit works for consideration to the Juried Exhibit, “What’s your Passion?” February 9th – March 15, 2017. The cold months of winter being a time for hibernation and reflection, we invite the Artist community to exhibit and warm the community spirit with their most favorite art, and that which they are passionate about, in any medium.

SUBMISSION: Artists may submit artwork in a variety of 2 – D & 3 – D media for the juror’s consideration. ArcWorks’ juried exhibits suggest an inspiration, but are un-themed, and artists may submit artwork of any subject matter.


Notification of inclusion / exclusion: February 4, 2017. Notification will be made by email.

Exhibition Dates: February 9th – March 15, 2017

Opening Reception: Thursday, February 9, 2017, 5 – 7pm

Artwork pick up: Wednesday and Thursday, March 15 & 16 2017, 10am-6pm (both days.) Saturday March 18, 2017 10-Noon.

JUROR: Mary Melilli, MFA , Professor, Art + Design, Salem State University

PRIZES: 1st Prize: $150, 2nd Prize: $100, 3rd Prize: $50, Honorable Mention Ribbons.

ENTRY FEE: $5 per artwork; artists may submit up to three artworks.

RULES AND REGULATIONS: Please be sure to read the posted rules and regulations for this exhibit to ensure that artwork will be acceptable for submission. Any artwork that does not meet the specified condition rules will not be accepted for submission. Rules and Regulations can be found online at or picked up in person at ArcWorks, Community Art Center, 22 Foster Street Peabody, MA 01960  Exhibit Rules and Regulations

QUESTIONS: Please contact Susan Dodge, ArcWorks Director with any questions regarding this call to artists. Email: Phone: 978-548-5855