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2021 Kansas Day Exhibit – Call for Entries

November 17


John Brown Kansas Day

Call for Entries

2021 Kansas Day Juried Exhibition “Kansas Through the Eyes of an Artist”

January 23, 2021 – March 19, 2021.  Exhibit Dates

November 17, 2020 – Entry Deadline

December 8, 2020 Notification to Artists of Acceptance

January 12, 2021 – January 16, 2021 – Artwork delivered. Work will not be accepted after January 16.


Artwork Requirements: Two and/or three-dimensional original work that thematically represents Kansas.  Two-dimensional work shall not exceed 36×36. Work shall be framed or gallery-wrapped with painted edges and have a wire hanger on the back (no sawtooth or French cleats, please).  Three-dimensional work may not exceed 14×14 at the base and shall be suitable for pedestal display.


Entries: Artists may enter up to three artworks. The entry fee will be $30.00 per artist. The entry fee is nonrefundable. High-definition digital file of original artwork, waiver, and entry form must be submitted to   by November 17, 2020. Artists will be notified through email by December 8 if their work is accepted. Selected work shall be delivered between the dates of January 12, 2021 – January 16, 2021. Work delivered after the deadline will not be exhibited. Judging will occur after the exhibit has been installed. Exhibit will open on January 23, 2021 and shall be on display until March 19, 2021. Prizes and awards will be given and announced on January 23, 2021.  We will send more information on an opening or meet and greet the artists event.


Pricing: All work accepted in the exhibition must be for sale.  Artists are responsible for pricing and including the commission on the sale price stated on entry form. The Carriage Factory Art Gallery will receive 40% of each sale, artists receive 60% of sale.


Liability and Responsibilities: Artists retain the liability for accepted artwork. Carriage Factory Art Gallery assumes no liability of artwork during housing or transit.

Delivery and Return of Artwork: Artwork shall be delivered to the gallery January 12, 2021 through

January 16, 2021 and shall be picked up between March 20, 2021 – March 24, 2021 by appointment. Art may be hand-delivered or shipped. Shipping fees and insurance are the responsibility of the artist. Reusable shipping material and prepaid return shipping labels are required. Unclaimed artwork not picked up within 30 days of exhibit closing will be disposed of in any way that seems fit by the gallery without liability.

Questions: Contact Mary Lee-McDonald, Carriage Factory Art Gallery, Director, at 316-284-2749 or email

Entry Form and Liability Waiver


November 17


Carriage Factory Art Gallery


Carriage Factory Art Gallery
128 E. 6th Street
Newton, KS 67114 United States
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