WALDORF, Md. – The Charles County Arts Alliance is now accepting submissions for the Winter-Spring 2018 Art Show, a multi-media public exhibit, to be held at the Waldorf West Library, 10405 O’Donnell Place, Waldorf, MD, from February 3, to June 2, 2018. The Library consists of four separate gallery spaces on two floors.

Current members of the Charles County Arts Alliance are invited to submit a maximum of two works of 2-dimensional or 3-dimensional art on any subject for consideration (there is no submission fee). Non-members are encouraged to join and be eligible to submit their art.  Click HERE for a membership form.

Artwork entries must be submitted electronically as digital images (jpegs) attached to an email sent to waldorfwestgallery@gmail.com by January 15, 2018. Please reference “Waldorf West Winter-Spring 2018 Show” in the subject line.

The email must include:

  • Artist’s name
  • Artist’s mailing address
  • Artist’s email address
  • Artist’s phone number
  • Artist’s biography (half-page max, in MS-Word)
  • Artist’s headshot (jpeg)
  • Title of artwork
  • Medium/materials used
  • Size/dimensions
  • Year created
  • Price, if applicable

Arts Alliance members who have previously shown in the gallery are invited to submit new work for consideration. Selections will be made by the Gallery Committee and the artists will be notified by email. To be included in the show, art must be delivered on Saturday, February 3, 2018, between 9:00 am and 12:00 noon, at the Waldorf West Library.  All 2-dimensional artwork must be wired and ready to hang at time of delivery (see the example pictured below).

On Saturday, February 24, 2018, a “Meet the Artists” Public Reception will be held from 2:00 to 4:00 pm, at the Waldorf West Library’s Main Gallery, to honor all the artists participating in the show.