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Call for Artists honoring Jane Austen No Submission Fee

For Los Angeles artists

Century Books of Pasadena invites all artists to submit work for an exhibition in honor of Jane Austen. “The World of Jane Austen” art exhibit is a celebration of Jane Austen and her works.

ELIGIBILITY: The artwork has to be based on any of her novels (see for example Hugh Thomson’s illustrations or Charles Edmund Brock).


All local artists in Pasadena and in the Los Angeles area, professional and amateur will be considered in this call for art. Mediums: paintings and drawings including, oil, acrylic, ink, graphite, pastels, etc. All work submitted must be for sale under $300 and limited to 18” (with frame) on longest side. The work must be able to be hung on a wall to be considered. No work that requires special installation or instructions will be accepted. NO Submission Fee


EXHIBITION DATES: November 16th – December 5th, 2013.
Pick-up unsold work (original artwork & prints): December 8th (Sunday) and 9th, 2013 (Monday), 2:00 PM – 6:00 PM

OPENING RECEPTION: November 16th, 2013 (Saturday evening) 8:00 PM – 10:30 PM

All work must be original. All work must be ready to hang with proper hanging device. All work must be for sale and under $300. Artists receive 70% if an artwork is sold. If artwork is accepted, we ask the artists to bring at least 5 prints of the original artwork. Size of work is limited to 18” (with frame) on longest side. All work must be labeled on the front and back with artist’s name, title, medium, size and price. Submission Process: JPG of your artwork must be submitted

Notification of Selections: November 7, 2013. Artists will be notified by email and/or telephone. All accepted artwork has to be hand-delivered on November 14th (BETWEEN 2:00 PM – 6:00 PM) or November 15th (BETWEEN 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM). NO shipped artwork will be accepted. Please make sure that all artworks are properly protected.

Deadline: 10-30-2013
Century Books
Pasadena, CA

Contact Information
Contact: Judith Marosvolgyi
Phone: 626.796.1703

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