Call for Art: Carnival of Curiosities


Crossing Arts Alliance Gallery, Brainerd, MN

Exhibition Dates: August 9 - August 31
Opening Reception: August 9, 5:00 - 7:00 PM

Deadline for Submissions: July 24
Notice Of Acceptance/Decline: July 26
Delivery: All accepted work must be received in the gallery by August 2

Come one come all! We are seeking artists from across the land who have a penchant for the odd, the eccentric and who produce works that portray the wonder and allure of the circus spectacle. We are looking for vibrant color, vintage vibes and curious characters. All mediums will be considered, including, but not limited to painting, photography, drawing, printmaking, mixed media, fiber, and sculpture. 

Artists may submit up to 3 pieces for consideration. Artwork must not have been previously exhibited with TCAA. Artwork must have been created within the last three years. All work must be exhibition-ready and prepared for hanging/display. Incomplete and in progress works will not be considered. Works that are not as represented in the submission process will be rejected. Artwork must be available to display in our gallery if selected by the jurying committee. No artwork shall violate any copyright. All artwork will remain in the gallery for the duration of the exhibit. Submission fee is FREE for Crossing Arts members and $5 per piece for non-members. Submission fees are non-refundable. 

Complete the submission form on under Exhibitions/Calls for Art. PLEASE DO NOT DROP OFF WORK TO BE JURIED. Nonmembers must pay the submission fee online, call with payment, or send a check to The Crossing Arts Alliance at 711 Laurel St, Brainerd MN 56401. Submissions received without complete information and payment will not be considered. Contact TCAA at [email protected] or 218.833.0416 with questions

Visit our website for more information and to complete the online submission form. 

Opportunity Opens

Tuesday, Jun 18th 2019

Opportunity Closes

Wednesday, Jul 24th 2019, 11:45pm

Application Location

MN Artists