Call for Entries

The following is a list of our current ‘Call for Entries.’

The Rehoboth Art League offers juried exhibitions and events throughout the year. Member artists have the opportunity to enter all of the juried exhibitions offered by the league (assuming their submissions  are compatible with the type of media and theme posted within the call).  Non-member artists are eligible to participate in some of our juried shows. These include: The Regional Juried Biennial Exhibition as well as 2022  Solo and Group show proposals. 

The prospectus for any exhibition associated with a  ‘Call for Entry’ is linked from this page and from the exhibition’s web page from the time of the call until one month following the close of the exhibit.  Use this to reference information such as the dates and deadline for picking up  unsold works following the exhibition’s close.

All application/submission deadlines are firm.

Please continue to check back as more calls are posted throughout the year. 

7th Regional Juried Photography Exhibition
Corkran Gallery

Eligible: Open to both members and non-members living in DE, MD, NJ, PA VA, DC.
Exhibition Dates: January 14, 2022 through March 6, 2022
Registration Fee:
$20.00 (Registration Fee is non-refundable)
Application Deadline: Monday, November 8, 2021 (5pm)
Notification of Acceptance: by Monday, November 15, 2021
Delivery of Work, shipped or dropped off: November 16, 2021 through January 9, 2022
Opening Reception: Friday, January 14, 2022 (5-7pm)

Prospectus

Exhibition Juror: Paul Rider

Image Credit: “What Do You Have To Lose.” archival digital print by Bria Sterling-Wilson, 1st Place Winner, 2021

Still Life
Members’ Juried Showcase

Rehoboth Beach Municipal Building

Exhibition Dates: January 12, 2022 through April 3, 2022
Application Deadline:
Monday, December 13, 2021.
Notification of Acceptance: by Monday, December 20, 2021
Delivery of Work, shipped or dropped off: December 21, 2021 through January 9, 2022 to the Corkran Gallery, RAL
Pick-up of Unsold Works: Tuesday, April 5 through April 10, 2022 (at RAL Campus).
Opening Reception: Wednesday, January 12, 2022 (5-6pm) Rehoboth Beach Municipal Building

Prospectus

Image Credit: Still Life,” Silk Screen, by Leslie J. Long.  From the Permanent Collection of the Rehoboth Art League.

2022 Jewelry Trunk Show

Corkran and Tubbs Galleries

Eligible: Open to RAL members only.
Exhibition Dates: February 11, 2022 (4pm-7pm) and Saturday, February 12, 2022 (10am-4pm).
Registration Fee:
$20.00 (Registration Fee is non-refundable)
Application Deadline: Monday, January 10, 2022 (5pm)
Notification of Acceptance: by Monday, January 17, 2022
Booth Fee, if accepted:  $175

Prospectus

Rehoboth Beach Arts Festival
Grove Park, Rehoboth Beach

Eligible: Rehoboth Art League Members
Event Date: Saturday, May 21, 2022, 10am-5pm, with a Rain Date of Sunday, May 22, 2022
Registration Fee: $20.00 (Registration Fee is non-refundable)
Application Deadline: Monday, January 31, 2022 (5pm)
Notification of Acceptance by: Monday, February 14, 2022
Booth Fee, if accepted: $300

Prospectus

The Rehoboth Art League and the City of Rehoboth have partnered to produce the second annual Rehoboth Beach Arts Festival. Known for its annual events that draw discerning local collectors as well as those vacationing from the Baltimore/Washington, DC, area as well as Philadelphia and New York City, the Rehoboth Art League is seeking fine artists to participate in this juried inaugural event. Held the weekend before Memorial Day weekend—the unofficial start of summer for this beach town—the event will fill the Rehoboth Beach Grove Park with tents of original, quality artwork, where RAL member artists can sell their work.

This event is free and open to the public, free parking street parking is available. Extensive event advertising is placed in local newspaper and visitor’s guides, regional magazines, and on the radio.

49th Annual Outdoor Fine Art and Fine Craft Show

Rehoboth Art League Campus

Eligible: Rehoboth Art League Members
Event Dates: August 6-7 and August 13-14 (Rain or shine)
Registration Fee: $20.00 (Registration fee is non-refundable)
Application deadline (online): March 1, 2022 (Midnight)

Acceptance notification (by email): April 1, 2022
Booth and housing* fees due: May 1, 2022

Located in the Delaware Beach resort area, the Rehoboth Art League’s (RAL) two weekend annual Outdoor Fine Art and Fine Craft Show draws local discerning collectors as well as those from the Baltimore-Washington, Philadelphia, and New York City areas. The wooded historic campus of over 3.5 acres draws over six thousand patrons for this event, and many are returning patrons eager to see their favorite artist’s new works.  Adult show patrons pay a $5 entry fee good for both days of a single weekend. Free for children 12 and under. Show advertising is placed in regional magazines, newspapers, and radio. Direct mail, social media, Chamber and Tourism event calendars feature the show as a signature event in the Coastal Delaware region. The Art League is within walking distance of the beach and downtown Rehoboth. Artist booths are set up throughout the property creating a welcoming atmosphere for art patrons to view the best in fine art and fine crafts.

Prospectus

Image Credit: “Outdoor Show,” collage by Doris Bauer, Courtesy of the Rehoboth Art League’s Permanent Collection

2023 Solo and Group Exhibition Proposals

2023 Solo and Group Exhibitions are now being accepted through July 17, 2022.

Prospectus

Image Credit: “More Beyond,” acrylic on canvas by Jan Crooker

84th Annual Members’ Fine Art Exhibition

Corkran and Tubbs Galleries

Eligible: Rehoboth Art League Members
Exhibition Dates: July 22, 2022 through August 21, 2022
Registration Fee: $20.00 (Registration fee is non-refundable)
Application deadline: Friday, July 15, 2022 (Midnight)

MFA Prospectus 2022

Application

10th Regional Juried Biennial Exhibition

Corkran and Tubbs Galleries

Eligible: Rehoboth Art League Members and Non Members.
Event Dates: August 26 through September 25, 2022.
Registration Fee: $20.00 (Members), $40.00 (Non Members).  Registration fee is non-refundable.
Application deadline (online): Monday, July 18, 2022.

Acceptance notification (by email): by Monday, August 1,2022.
Delivery of work, shipped or dropped off: August 22 through August 21, 2022.
Pick-up of unsold work: September 26, 2022 through October 2, 2022

Juror and Awards Judge: Kasmira Cade

Open to all artists living in Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Virginia, West Virginia, and Washington, D.C., this exhibition represents a strong collection of works by emerging and master-level fine artists. There will be $2,500 dollars (in total) cash awards.  The artist winning the Best in Show award will receive a $1,500.00 cash award. Fine art works in both 2-D and 3-D media are accepted.

Prospectus

Image Credit: “1st Chair,” mixed media sculpture by Jason Lyons, Best in Show winner, 9th Regional Juried Biennial Exhibition 2020.