Delicious, a visual art exhibit about culinary delights



A visual art exhibit about culinary delights

April 7–May 20, 2023

call for entries due: March 9

Apply HERE at Call for Entry.org

Theme: Art Works Downtown invites visual artists to artworks featuring or inspired by the enjoyment of food. The exhibit seeks to showcase a wide variety of approaches, explorations, and expressions about this most nourishing, critical, and enjoyable aspect of our lives.

Juror: Julie Zener, owner and director Julie Zener Gallery, Mill Valley CA, www.juliezener.com


Artwork Requirements:

  • San Francisco Bay Area artists only (artist must live within 100 miles from San Rafael, California). Refunds will not be given to those who apply but don’t qualify.
  • Open to all visual arts media including sculpture. Video artists must include dimensions of equipment in submission and supply all equipment—including headphones—for the exhibition. Projections are prohibited. Actual organic material (like food) must be completely encased and odorless.
  • Original artwork only. No giclées or reproductions. Editions are acceptable if they are original works such as printmaking, photography, or limited original digital art.
  • Images of explicit sexual content or violence will not be considered.
  • Open to most subject matter including abstraction.
  • Size limit: artwork must not exceed 72” including frame, stand, and all materials.
  • Submissions must not have previously exhibited in the AWD 1337 Gallery.
  • Apply through CallForEntry.org. AWD will not accept hardcopy, email, or disk submissions.


Application fee: $40 for up to 3 entries. Discount provided for AWD Artist Members (join today).


Exhibit Calendar:

  • March 9: Entries due via CallForEntry.org. Technically you have until 11:59 Mountain time (9:59pm Pacific time). We are not available for questions about applications on the due date, please plan ahead.
  • March 15, 16: Notification by email. Separate emails announce “invited” and “not invited” submissions.
  • April 2–6, 1–8pm: deliver accepted entries, artist statement, and signed contract.
  • April 7–May 20, 2023: Exhibition dates.
  • Thursday–Saturday, 1–8pm: Public visiting hours.
  • April 14, 5–8pm: opening reception and 2nd Friday Art Walk
  • May 12, 5–8pm: second reception and 2nd Friday Art Walk
  • May 25–27, 1–8pm: Pick up unsold artwork


Online Entry: 
AWD uses callforentry.org (CaFÉ) to process juried exhibitions. To submit entries, visit www.callforentry.org.


See more details and apply today:  click HERE

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Expires: 2023-03-10


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