CBTC Call for Entries

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

Submit by email

All FCCA Members are invited to submit entries for the 2022 Summer/Fall exhibit at the downtown branch of the Bank located at 425 William Street. The Exhibit will run for four 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 August 20, 2022 through December 17, 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 [email protected]. THERE IS NO ENTRY FEE FOR THIS SHOW. Submissions are due July 31, 2022. Notifications of accepted work will be sent out via email no later than Friday, August 5. Accepted works must be delivered to the CBTC branch at 425 William Street the morning of Saturday, August 20 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 [email protected] or Matt Williams, FCCA President, at [email protected].