For over 50 years, the City of Newport Beach Arts Commission has recognized the talent and contributions of local artists by hosting a juried art exhibition that gives the community the opportunity to view and purchase paintings, photography and sculpture created by hundreds of regional artists.
Artists, 18 years of age or older, may submit one or two original works of art to be displayed and judged. Categories include painting/multi-media, photography and sculpture. This is a juried exhibition with awards ranging in value from $100 - $300. Awards will be announced at the reception at 4:30 p.m. on June 13 in the Artwork entries, along with a $30 entry fee for one entry or $40 for two entries, can be submitted using the online Registration Form on the City’s website at www.newportbeachca.gov/culturalarts under “Newport Beach Art Exhibition.” Eligibility information, artwork specifications and the schedule for delivery and pickup of materials can also be found on the website. Printed entry forms will also available at the Newport Beach Central Library, City Hall, or any of the branch libraries in March. For more information, call (949) 717-3810.