Women Painting Women Artwork Submission


Women Painting Women Artwork Submission


Submit your artwork for our February 2018 show: Women Painting Women @ Miller Gallery. Please read full details below.

Early bird - deadline November 5, 2018 - $25 per entry.

Entry deadline December 5, 2018 - $35 per entry.

E-mail notification of acceptance- On or before December 20, 2018

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Women Painting Women: Miller Gallery

10% of sales will go to charity.

November 10, 2018 - Early-Bird Deadline 11:59 pm EST

December 1, 2018    - Deadline for submissions 11:59 pm EST

December 21, 2018 - Jury Results emailed on or before this date

February 7, 2019 -  March 3, 2019 – Show Duration

Submission Guidelines:

Email images of artwork to be considered (see specific guidelines for images preparation below), artwork price (not including 50% gallery commission), CV, Bio & Artist Statement, to kate@millergallery.com, or via our submission form at https://www.millergallery.com/artwork-submissions/women-painting-women-artwork-submission


Only 2D, original artwork, conceived and created by entrant, will be considered.

No photography (with the exception of elements used in a collage) or sculpture.


Selected entries will be included in Miller Gallery’s Women Painting Women, and possibly considered for artist representation.


Initial jurors are respected, highly qualified artist/instructors, curators or collectors of note. The World-renowned CAC’s director, Raphaela Platow will be the official Juror for the show, along with two others TBA.  Artwork will be selected from the digital images submitted to the competition.


• Open to all artists over age 18.

• All work entered must be original in concept/execution.

• Artwork must have been created since January 1, 2016.

• No work done in a class, workshop or under supervision is eligible.

• Artwork Size Restrictions: Artwork IMAGE may not exceed 40" (not including framing) in any direction.

Acceptable Artwork:

Only wall-hung (2-D) art may be entered and may be created with Oils, Oil Pastels and Acrylic, Soft Pastels, Drawing/Dry Media, Watercolor, Gouache, Casein, Printmaking, Mosaic etc.

No photography, digital (enhanced or created) or 3-D art/sculpture is allowed.


Only online submissions are considered. Entry form must be filled out and files uploaded to https://www.millergallery.com/artwork-submissions/women-painting-women-artwork-submission

A maximum of 3 artworks per artist may be selected.

Entry fees:

Early bird - deadline November 10, 2018 -$25. Per entry.

Entry deadline December 1, 2018 - $35. Per entry.

E-mail notification of acceptance- On or before December 21, 2018.

Image Preparation for Consideration:

Images must be 300ppi (pixels per inch). Hi-resolution digital images are accepted. Images saved for web resolutions are not acceptable.

Painted signatures are accepted.

Image Name: lastnamefirstinitial_titleofpainting

*All Lowercase, No Spaces* (ex: Mary Smith’s painting named "Happy Day” should be saved as smithm_happyday.jpg)

Image Size: Shortest side of the image must be at least 4" at 300ppi. (ex: Anna Smith scaled her image to be 1200px x 2700px (4" x 9" at 300ppi.)

Note: File size should be around 1MB, if image is smaller than 600KB, image is not Hi-Res.

Image Type: Save the files as a .jpg or .jpeg file at "high" or "maximum" quality (10, 11 or 12).

Images should ONLY be of the artwork - do not include matting, frame, etc. in the image. The image must be in focus, uniformly lighted and undistorted by camera angle, etc. Only submit images of the actual work. Do not digitally alter/enhance your images (you can color match or crop/straighten the image).

Images that do not meet these specifications will be disqualified and discarded without being considered by the jurors and the jury fee will be forfeit by the artist.

Entering this competition gives Miller Gallery the right to use submitted images for print and web promotions.


All communication for this call is via email. Please add the following addresses to your email contacts to ensure you receive notifications:

Competition email: julia@artonomyinc.com  

Gallery email: kate@millergallery.com

Always check your spam filters if emails are not appearing. If you have not received notification of jury results on or before the date listed above, please email kate@millergallery.com to inquire.

The Jury Process:

Selection of finalists will be based on digital images. Jurors are highly qualified artist/instructors, curators or collectors of note.

Finalists will receive a show consignment agreement. Miller Gallery will retain a 50% commission for all sales of work from this exhibition. Payment for sales will be mailed to the artist within 30 days of the close of the exhibit.


All entries must be suitably framed and wired for hanging (no clips or saw-tooth hangers). Gallery-Wrap canvas or cradled panel is acceptable as long as the sides are neatly painted/finished. Gallery-Wrap canvas must have a depth of 1-1/2" to 2". Visible staples on the side of canvas will disqualify image.


Works on paper must be framed and glazed (Plexiglas recommended).

Finalists will ship or deliver works to Artonomy Inc. for the Exhibit. Shipped work must be sent in a reusable container. no packing peanuts.

The artist is responsible for the cost of shipping to and from Artonomy Inc. Pre-paid labels or a credit card number for return shipping must be included in the shipping container with the artwork.

INTERNATIONAL ARTISTS ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR ALL CUSTOMS CHARGES/DUTIES and the appropriate forms for the return of their artwork must be included in the shipping container.

Artists should insure their hand-delivered or shipped work, as Miller Gallery is not liable for damage to artwork in transit. Artwork is insured Miller while at Miller Gallery.

All artwork must be shipped to Artonomy Inc. 544 West Liberty St. Cincinnati, OH 45214 on or before January 28th, 2019.

Note: Gallery is closed on Mondays. Gallery phone is (513) 871.4420

Please email tracking to kate@millergallery.com when work has shipped.