Event Registration - Sonoran Arts League

CALL FOR ART - Small Works Show
12/1/2021 - 1/24/2022

Call for Art

Small Works Show
February 2022

Exhibition Run Dates: February 2 - February 28, 2022

Submission Deadline: January 24, 2022

About: The fifth annual Small Works Show is a Juried Fine Art Show presented by the Sonoran Arts League featuring art measuring 12" or smaller.

Two Dimensional Entries: 144 square inches (image size), for example, 12" x 12". Frames and matting are not included in the 144 square inches and are limited to 6″ wide per side.

Three Dimensional Entries: Must fit within a 12″ x 12″ x 12″ cube. 

All submissions are processed online, to submit scroll to the bottom of this page and click 'Register for this Event'. If you need assistance submitting your artwork to be juried, please contact the Sonoran Arts League office at 480-575-6624.     

Important Dates:
  • Application Deadline:January 24, 2022
  • Jury Date: January 25, 2022
  • Artist Notification Date: January 27, 2022
  • Drop Off Date: February 1, 2022
  • Install Date: February 1, 2022
  • Reception Date: February 4, 2021 4pm-7pm
  • Exhibition Run Dates: February 2 - February 28, 2022
  • Artwork Pickup: March 1, 2022

Accepted Artwork:  This exhibit is open to all mediums. 

Call Fees:
  • $30 with 2 volunteer hours* for up to 5 pieces of work submitted.
  • $80 with no volunteer hours for up to 5 pieces of work submitted.
 *Volunteer hours incurred for this exhibit must be completed in the 2022 calendar year or be bought out at a rate of $25/hour.

Commission: The Sonoran Arts League retains a 25% commission on all exhibition sales.

Sales: The Sonoran Arts League will make payment of the sale price less the commission (25%) of all sold artwork directly to the artist. If work is purchased by credit card, credit card processing fees will be deducted from the payment to the artist. Checks will be available 10 days following the close of the show.
With the sale of work, the artist is encouraged to bring in new artwork as approved by the League office as replacement for the sold piece.

Display Requirements: Art must be in gallery ready condition and each piece must be well labeled.
  • Pieces with saw-tooth hangers will not accepted.
  • No filament fishing line is acceptable, all mounting systems must be strong enough to support the weight of the artwork.
  • For wall-mounted sculpture, if you require a system other than a standard picture hanger, the artist must provide the hanging system and must either mount the piece and/or supervise the hanging process.  
Selected Works: Artists selected for an exhibition will be given sufficient time to prepare their work and make drop off/delivery arrangements prior to the exhibit date. There is no maximum or minimum number of artists.
All work must be original, unsold work, & the artist must own the sole copyright to art.
Once your artwork is accepted there will be no substitutions and your work must remain in the Center for the Arts through the end of the show or until it sells. 
Location: Sonoran Arts League - Center for the Arts, 7100 E. Cave Creek Rd, Suite 144, Cave Creek, AZ 85331

Registration ends on 1/25/2022