Call to Artists

The art in our gallery features artists from Nevada and California.
Our shows change approximately every six weeks.
We offer opportunities for non-members to show in our gallery
four times a year. These judged shows are a great opportunity for
artists to win ribbons and cash awards. 
Upcoming Show:
Spring Has Sprung Show Members Only –  March 27 – May – May 7, 2021

2021 Show Schedule
Rules and Regulations

Entry Form

2021 NAA Gallery Shows – Call to Artists 
Please refer to NAA Rules and Regulations for entry standards and fees.                            Questions may be sent to:  naacarsoncity@gmail.com 

Spring Has Sprung Show – Members Only 
Entries accepted March 27 from 10am-1pm.  Show runs March 28 – May 7.  All categories accepted.  No limit on entries, unless the Show Committee determines space is a problem.  No theme.

Just the Right Size Show – Members Only
Entries accepted May 8 from 10am-1pm. Show runs May 9 – June 18.  All categories accepted.  No limit on entries, unless the Show Committee determines space is a problem.  No theme but each entry must be 320 square inches or less, including the frame. 

Spirit of America Show – Judged Show
Entries accepted June 19 from 10am-1pm.  Show runs June 20 – July 30. This show is for Members and Non-members.  All categories accepted.  Three (3) entry limit.  Cash awards for Spirit of Nevada, and 1st, 2nd and 3rd in each category. Theme is Spirit of America, but is optional. 

Summer Show – Judged Show
Entries accepted July 31 from 10am-1pm.  Show runs August 1 – September 10. This show is for Members and Non-members.  All categories accepted.  Three (3) entry limit.  Cash awards for Best of Show, and 1st, 2nd and 3rd in each category. There is no theme.

Autumn Show – Members Only

Entries accepted September 11 from 10am-1pm.  Show runs September 12 – October 22.  All categories accepted.  No limit on entries, unless the Show Committee determines space is a problem.  No theme.

Nevada Day Show – Judged Show
Entries accepted October 23 from 10am-1pm.  Show runs October 24 – December 24. This show is for Members and Non-members.  All categories accepted.  Three (3) entry limit.  Cash awards for Best of Show, Spirit of Nevada, the Pat Holub Award and 1st, 2nd and 3rd in each category. The theme is Nevada, but is optional.

Categories: Oil, acrylic, water media, dry media, pastels, photography, digital photography, 3D, mixed media and other.  There must be at least 3 entries in a category for judging or entries will be put into “other”.  The pick-up of unsold entries is the Saturday after each show ends.

Jazz & Beyond Committee Announces
2021 Art Contest
Mile High Band Association’s 2021 Jazz & Beyond Festival Committee is sponsoring an art contest for northern Nevada artists, including teachers and students.  Selected entries in the competition may be used to promote the festival, and the winning entry will be featured on the festival’s advertising poster and program cover.  A T-shirt may also feature one of the designs submitted.  The entry deadline is April 1, 2021.  Participation is free.
 
The artwork will be judged by the Jazz & Beyond committee.  The winner of the competition will receive a certificate of appreciation from the Jazz & Beyond-Carson City Music and Art Festival and a cash award of $100.  Alexander Cassimus, art project chair, said, “The artist’s work will be front and center, viewed by thousands of festival patrons.” 
 
Entries must be 11”x14” and may be in any two dimensional medium (photography, digital collage and photography, watercolor, acrylic, oil, etc.).  
All entries must be matted, backed, and submitted in a protective sleeve.
 
Each submission must include the entry form and a digital image of the artwork as an email attachment to info@jazzcarsoncity.com, or on a CD or thumb drive.  It may also be submitted by Drop Box to info@jazzcarsoncity.com.  Entry forms are available for download from the festival website, jazzcarsoncity.com.
 
Artists are to deliver their entries to the Nevada Artists Association Gallery,
449 West King Street, Carson City, NV, by April 1.  Gallery hours are 10:00 a.m.
to 4:00 p.m., Tuesday through Sunday.
 
For more information about the contest and entry forms, contact
Alexander Cassimus at 408-264-4423.