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Call for Art

Call for Art

SPRING AHEAD! Arts in Bloom
Open Juried Show for Adult Artists

Juror: Kate Kostopoulos, Director of Chase Young Gallery

May 11 – June 14, 2018
Reception: Friday, May 11, 6:30 – 8pm

Thank you for entering your work in our most competitive show ever. 
Out of 127 art works, juror Kate Kostopoulis, Director of Chase Young Gallery found it very challenging to chose the 34 pieces that will be exhibited.

We hope you all will join us at the reception, where fresh flower arrangements will be displayed to honor the six prize-winning artworks.
Artists may PICK UP work that has not been chosen for the show Friday, May 4, 3 -6pm, or Saturday, May 5, 10am - 1pm.
The art works below may be picked up Friday, June 15, 3 - 6pm, or Saturday, June 16, 10am - 1pm.

Congratulations to these artists, whose work will be exhibited in this year's exhibit:

Sarah Alexander, Magnified and Foraging

Lissa Banks, Grace and Redemption

Kara K. Bigda, Is It Three O’Clock Yet?

Gloria M. Carter, Boyhood and The Visit

Jean Cummiskey, Row, Row Row Your Boat

Paula De Simone, Spring Fling

Steven Doherty, Seeing Red

Linda Finnerty, Field of Color

Cynthia Franca, Openness

Carol Frieswick, Elm Bank Morning, and Twin Sister

Chris Hamilton, Waiting (In Rockport Harbor)

Carolyn Kinloch-Winkler, The Dispute

Karen Laude, Pupa #632, Pupa #634, and Pupa #637

Carolyn Letvin, Interior #41

Deborah Lipka, Shirts on the Line

Tyler Marsland, Still Life Apples

Janet Montecalvo, At the Old Ballgame and County Fair

Mai Mai Pietrowski, Lilacs, Flowerpots, and Trilliums

Jeanne Reed, The Battery, New Found Land

Charlotte Roberts, Still Life with Apples and From Rockport Barn

Janet Schwartz, Fair Maiden of the Garden

Tom Sloan, Solemn Vows

Carol Wontkowski, Cala Lily and Amaryllis



Fresh Perspectives: The HCA Student and Teacher Show 2018
July 2 – August 2, 2018

Caroline Waryas, age 10


This Call for Art is open to all students of the HCA.


All entries should be original artwork, created by an HCA student of any age.
Entries may be created in any 2D media that can be framed and hung on a wall, including: marker, crayon, paint, ink, acrylic, colored pencil, paint, computer art, prints and photography. 

Please submit up to 2 pieces of art no wider than 40″ in any direction. 
The HCA will frame work that is 5 x 7", 8 x 10" or 11 x 14". We will try to hang all work submitted, but in order to accomodate all artists, we may be able to show only one piece.

Entries must be identified with full names and contact info on the back of the artwork. Entry forms are available at HCA, or you may download the Entry Form Here.


Deadline: all entries are due by NOON Friday, June 15  at HCA, 98 Hayden Rowe St., Hopkinton, MA

Exhibit Opportunities

The Hopkinton Center for the Arts (HCA) hosts 10-12 exhibits annually. Juried exhibits take place several times a year and are hosted by guest jurors. It is at the discretion of the juror as to what pieces are selected for the show.


Juried Exhibits


Our juried exhibits are curated by guest jurors who select pieces from submissions received during our open calls for art. Recent jurors have included Mim Brooks Fawcett, Executive Director and Chief Curator of the Attleboro Museum, Katherine French (Director Emerita of Danforth Art, now Gallery Director of Catamount Arts), Jane Young (Chase Young Gallery, Boston), Arthur Dion (Gallery NAGA, Boston), Zola Solamente (Arden Gallery, Boston), and Photographer Chehalis Hegner,


More information about our guidelines can be found here.


HCA Members have an opportunity to exhibit in our Annual Members show, and they receive a reduced entry fee for all HCA Art Shows. To purchase a membership, click here.


A GUIDE : How to Price your Artwork

VIDEO HOW TO: Frame Your Own Artwork.


For information about the HCA gallery or upcoming exhibits, please call or call Kris Waldman, C0-Director, at 508.589.4409 or email kris@hopartscenter.org.