CBTC Call for Entries


CALL FOR ENTRIES:  FCCA and Community Bank of the Chesapeake Community Art Exhibit


Submit by email


(October 2021)

All FCCA Members are invited to submit entries for the 2022 Winter exhibit at the
downtown branch of the Bank located at 425 William Street. The Exhibit will run for
three months.

Tronja Anglero, FCCA Vice President, along with Matt Williams, FCCA President, will
coordinate the selection and installation of the art. All work must be for sale, properly
framed and ready to hang (with gallery hooks and wire). If art is sold, 25% of the
purchase price will go to FCCA. Work must remain on display through the duration of
the exhibition, which will run from January 15, 2022 through April 16, 2022. If a piece
sells, the artist will be encouraged to bring in a replacement work.

FCCA Members are invited to submit up to three works of art for this show. Work
MUST be submitted digitally via email to vicepresident@fccagallery.org. THERE IS NO
ENTRY FEE FOR THIS SHOW. Submissions are due December 14, 2021. Notifications
of accepted work will be sent out via email no later than Tuesday, December 21.
Accepted works must be delivered to the CBTC branch at 425 William Street the
morning of Saturday, January 15 between 10:00-11:00 (or dropped off early at FCCA
with prior notice).

Procedures and requirements are the same as those for submitting to FCCA Include
the following information:

  • Artist Name
  • Mailing Address
  • Phone Number(s)

And the following information for each piece:

  • Title (Lastname_firstname_title.jpg)
  • Media
  • Framed size (HxWxD)
  • Price
  • 20 word or less description of the artwork – location, background, mood, etc. (this
    particular item is very important & was requested by CBTC)

Pictures MUST be in JPG form (if you take pictures with a smartphone, they usually
need to be converted to JPEG).

Images should be no larger than 1600 pixels in the longest dimension.

If you have any questions, please contact Tronja Anglero, FCCA Vice President
at vicepresident@FCCAGallery.org or Matt Williams, FCCA President,
at president@FCCAgallery.org .