Calls for Art

Here you will find opportunities to submit artwork for inclusion in our gallery exhibits or other calls for arts.

If you would like to post a call for art on this page, please email publicity@salemarts.org

CALL FOR ART: Fall Member Showcase

Salem Arts Association is excited to close our 2017 exhibition schedule with a showcase of our member artwork. All current Salem Arts members are invited to bring on your best work. Lets show the community what we have to offer in all of our diverse styles and artistic disciplines.  

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Call For Artists and Artisans: 

Application Deadline is October 15th!


Holiday Artists’ Market  at Salem Old Town Hall

Salem Arts Association in collaboration with the City of Salem Public Art Commission and Salem Main Streets invites local artists and artisans to participate in this year’s Holiday Artists’ Market in the Old Town Hall, 32 Derby Square, Salem, MA.

The Holiday Artists’ Market will be Sunday, November 26, 2017, from 10-5pm with spaces of approx. 8’x 6’ for juried vendors with their artwork and creations. Spaces start at only $60 rental.

Go to SalemArts.org/Holiday-Art-Market for the application, vendor guidelines, and payment levels.  All can be submitted online.  Any questions, email us at info@SalemArts.org

All applications need to be submitted by October 15th

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Upcoming Deadlines:

  • Sunday, August 14, 2011 8:14 PM | Deleted user
    September Retail Items Needed
    At the SAA Gallery on Artists' Row
    We need Items for Sale by SAA members in September at the SAA Gallery Artist’s Row Retail Shop. Drop‐Off Items at the SAA Gallery in Artist’s Row on Sunday, August 28 from 4 ‐ 6 and Monday, August 29 from 6 ‐ 8. The SAA Gallery is located at Artist Row on 24 New Derby Street in Salem. Parking is available adjacent to the Gallery in Klop Alley.

    VIEW THE CALL FOR ART HERE
  • Thursday, July 14, 2011 8:13 AM | Deleted user
    August Retail Items Needed
    At the SAA Gallery on Artists' Row
    We need Items for Sale by SAA members in August at the SAA Gallery Artist’s Row Retail Shop. Drop‐Off Items at the SAA Gallery in Artist’s Row on Sunday, July 31 from 4 ‐ 6 and Monday, August 1 from 6 ‐ 8. The SAA Gallery is located at Artist Row on 24 New Derby Street in Salem. Parking is available adjacent to the Gallery in Klop Alley.

    VIEW THE CALL FOR ART HERE
  • Thursday, July 14, 2011 7:53 AM | Deleted user
    August Exhibit: Photography 2011
    At the SAA Gallery on Artists' Row
    Calling all PHOTOGRAPHERS! This month's exhibit is dedicated to you. Bring us your best and most creative work for this month's exhibit. Feel free to be creative with your presentation and express your artistic vision through photography in all its' permutations.

    IN-PERSON DROPOFF ONLY on July 31, and August 1.



    ARTISTS, VIEW THE CALL TO ART HERE.
  • Wednesday, June 15, 2011 10:07 AM | Deleted user
    July Retail Items Needed
    At the SAA Gallery on Artists' Row
    We need Items for Sale by SAA members in July at the SAA Gallery Artist’s Row Retail Shop. Drop‐Off Items at the SAA Gallery in Artist’s Row on Sunday, June 26 from 4 ‐ 6 and Monday, June 27 from 6 ‐ 7. The SAA Gallery is located at Artist Row on 24 New Derby Street in Salem. Parking is available adjacent to the Gallery in Klop Alley.
    IN-PERSON DROPOFF ONLY: Deadline June 27
    VIEW THE CALL FOR ART HERE
  • Wednesday, June 15, 2011 9:46 AM | Deleted user
    Frozen
    Thursday, June 30 to Sunday, July 31
    Opening reception:  Saturday, July 9 from 4 to 7 p.m.
    At the SAA Gallery on Artists' Row
    As much as we long for warmth in the long cold months of winter, we long for cool refreshing relief during the hot summer months. The theme for July’s exhibit is “FROZEN”. What can you come up with to bring that theme to life? Be creative. The theme is open to your interpretation.
    Exhibit Dates: June 30 – July 31. Accepted work
    must remain on view until the exhibit closes.
    IN-PERSON DROPOFF ONLY: Deadline June 27
    Click here for more information and the Artist Call
  • Wednesday, May 11, 2011 9:30 PM | Deleted user
    WIP: Work in Progress
    Thursday, June 2 to Sunday, June 26
    Opening reception:  Saturday, June 11 from 4 to 7 p.m.
    At the SAA Gallery on Artists' Row
    It’s time for the first show of the season at Artists Row! For this exhibit we’re looking for pieces that illustrate the meaning of the phrase “Work In progress”.
    IN-PERSON DROPOFF ONLY: Deadline May 31
    Click here for more information and the Artist Call
  • Tuesday, March 22, 2011 10:56 AM | Deleted user
    SAF_ART WALK proposals.pdf
    As the city prepares to take in artists proposals for the Salem Arts Festival we have begun to take in names and businesses that would like to participate in the 2011 ARTS WALK. Please email BJ Larson if you are interested in:
    • Being in a group exhibition space
    • You want to participate within a business
    • You are a business and want to take in one or more artists
    • You want to work outdoors, en plein air
  • Friday, March 18, 2011 10:25 AM | Deleted user
    Salem Arts Association Spring Show
    Saturday, April 9 to Saturday, April 30
    Opening reception:  Saturday, April 16 from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
    The First Universalist Society of Salem [FUSS], 211 Bridge Street and just after 20 Federal Street, Salem. See http://www.salemuu.org for directions.
    DEADLINE: Saturday, April 9
    Check here for more information and for the Artists Call.
  • Friday, August 20, 2010 9:26 AM | Deleted user

    LANDSCAPE / SEASCAPE

    Thursday, September 2–Sunday, September 26, 2010

    (Artists’ Reception: Saturday, September 11, 4:00–7:00 pm)

    Salem Arts Association Gallery

    Artists’ Row at 24 New Derby Street

    Artists are invited to submit digital images of their work (in .jpg format) prior to the exhibition for purposes of publicizing the show and to document the exhibition, particularly for our magazine, S’ART.


    Artwork Take-In: Sunday, August 29, 4:00–6:00 pm
    OR Monday, August 30, 6:00–7:00 pm at the SAA Gallery


    Submission Info: Download the full call and entry form.



  • Tuesday, July 13, 2010 4:36 PM | Deleted user

    TAKE YOUR BEST SHOT (photography)   

    Thursday, August 5–Sunday, August 29, 2010

    (Artists’ Reception: Saturday, August 14, 4:00–7:00 pm)

    Salem Arts Association Gallery

    Artists’ Row at 24 New Derby Street

    Artists are invited to submit digital images of their work (in .jpg format) prior to the exhibition for purposes of publicizing the show and to document the exhibition, particularly for our magazine, S’ART.


    Submission Info: Download the full call and entry form.

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