Cultural Arts Building Gallery

Call for Artists

Upcoming Exhibition: The Self-Portrait

The CAB Art Gallery at UNCW is now accepting submissions for a juried exhibition entitled: The Self-Portrait. Artists can submit artwork of any format or medium.

Exhibit dates: October 17 – November 15, 2019
Location: CAB Art Gallery, UNCW
Cultural Arts Building, UNC Wilmington
Opening Reception: October 17, 5:30-7pm

Submissions: September 13, 2019
Notification of Accepted Work………..September 18
Delivery of Accepted Work……….....…September 19- October 4

Submission Details
- Juried with JPEGs.
- Two entries per artist. 
- Entries can not be over 30 lbs

Entry Fees

Entry Information:

All files should be named like so: 01_LASTNAME_TITLE.jpg, 02_LASTNAME_TITLE.jpg.

Still images should be sent as jpegs should be at least 1000px at their widest dimension, not to exceed 2MB per image. 2D artists may submit one JPEG per entry. 3D artists may submit two JPEGS (one full shot and one detail) per entry. Follow the filename format for works as indicated above.

The Self-Portrait  is open to any artist. A maximum of 2 works of any medium, per artist may be submitted.  Work must be original and completed in the last 2 years, no copies or reproductions, will be accepted. All submitting artists must be 18 years old by September 13th and live and work in the following States located in the South East of the United States including: Virginia, West Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, Alabama, Florida and Tennessee. 

Artists are responsible for delivering their artwork to the CAB Art Gallery. Each artist who shipped their work should generate a return label and e-mail it to the gallery.

Ship To:
Corinne Lefebvre

UNCW Department of Art & Art History
Cultural Arts Building 1048
5270 Randall Dr
Wilmington NC 28403-5911

The CAB Art Gallery will retain a commission of 30%. If a work is not for sale please indicate with NFS.

The CAB Art Gallery is not liable for artwork during transport to or from the gallery. The CAB Art Gallery reserves the right to refuse coverage to artwork with fragile or high values or that is deemed unstable

E-mail submissions to: