The Arts & Cultural Foundation of Antioch is proud to present the
works of artists living in and around the Delta at the Lynn House
Gallery. Must be 18 years of age or older to participate. With the many hills and valleys, along with East Bay
Regional Park properties, artists have an abundance of opportunities
to capture nature and all its wonders in many art forms. The
Nature’s Canvas Exhibit has many works of art in oils, acrylic,
mixed media and photography.
The theme is open to any concept of nature.
Whether it be an idea, feeling, person, element, etc. The artist's
theme choice is theirs and theirs alone and open to their concept of
Artwork is not juried and participation is on
a first come, first serve, up to 35 artists. Each artist may
submit up two items.
The prize pool for this exhibit is $525.00: $200 for Best of Show,
$150 for 1st Place, $100 for 2nd Place and $75 for 3rd Place.
As the Lynn House Gallery is a community gallery, the artwork is
judged by community members on content and emotions it generates.
These will be the information provided to the judges:
Good art should appeal to you. It will be skillfully made, most
likely by an artist who has created other works in a similar
The best art has meaning beyond just an image; perhaps it will bring
you to tears, make you laugh, or remind you of something you’d
almost forgotten. It also stands out in a crowd, and dares to be
Good art is
understandable, although it may make you think.
Important Dates (at the Lynn House Gallery)
Exhibit dates: September 23rd - October
Artist Reception: September 23rd, 2-4 PM
Art in: Tuesday, September 19th. 11 AM - noon
Art out: Tuesday, October 17th, 11 AM - noon
Hanging date: Tuesday, September 19th, noon - until finished
Exhibit is open to the first 35
artists. To register send the following information to
1. Artist name / Name on Art Tags if different from Artist Name
2. Name of artwork
(send a digital copy if you have one
for website/promotional purposes Diane@Art4Antioch.org)
4. Sale Price or if Not For Sale (NFS), value
Artists will receive a return email, during
normal business hours, confirming registration for the exhibit.
Closer to the drop off date you will receive an email confirming the
date/time of the drop off, along with an artist agreement to
complete and bring with you.
your artwork by taping a piece of paper with the following
information: Artist Name, Price for Sale (or NFS (not for sale) if
you are not interested in selling your work) medium and the title of the
piece. This makes placing the labels for the exhibit much easier.
ACFA has the right to
determine if artworks are not a good fit for the
Art work size cannot exceed 30 x 40 per piece or a
retail value of $1,500.
must have wire across the back. Work must be original and cannot
have been shown at the Lynn House Gallery or Celebration of Art
Exhibit during the past two years. Work not meeting these
requirements will not be able to be displayed. If you have any
Diane@Art4Antioch.org or call (925)
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