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Artist Opportunities

Creative York is committed to nurturing the artist community in our area and presenting opportunities for professional and collaborative growth. Below are some of the artist opportunities for 2020:

Upcoming Artist Opportunities: 

Calls for Submissions 


Creative York’s annual exhibit, 100 Under $100, will be on display from December 3, 2020 to January 16, 2021. Pieces will be hung in the Kerlin Gallery’s windows and shown by appointment only. Artwork will be online for purchase.


Artists are invited to submit up to two original works for Creative York’s annual exhibit, 100 Under $100. Two and three-dimensional works in all media are acceptable. 2D works must be wired or able to be suitably hung. Works must be no wider than 9″ (including frame). All submissions must be for sale and priced under $100.

Please label all works with the artist’s name, title and medium and drop off or deliver works to Creative York by Wednesday, November 18, 2020. Additionally, artists are asked to submit a photograph of their artwork to be used for promotional purposes online.


Accepted work must either be hand delivered or shipped in a properly protected, sturdy shipping carton or crate. Each shipping container should not exceed 100 lbs. Please include with the shipped artwork a check to cover the costs of return shipping.


Artists are asked to submit a photograph of their artwork to be used on Creative York’s website, social media channels and other platforms. Creative York reserves the right to photograph or otherwise reproduce works in the exhibition for the purpose of press or public information.


Creative York will not be responsible for any loss or damage to the works submitted while out of our physical custody, such as during shipping. Creative York will handle all work with proper diligence. Artwork in the gallery is fully insured for the value listed by the artist.


All work must be for sale and priced under $100. Creative York will retain a 30% commission on all sales for Creative York members and 35% for non-members. Proceeds from this exhibit directly impact Creative York’s ability to bring arts programming such as Art in the Parks, Teen Art House and free Gallery Tours to our community.


For information about membership click here.

For questions about this exhibition or submission guidelines, please email info@creativeyork.org.

The Art Lab

Accepting Proposals

The Art Lab, located at 10 N. Beaver St., is intended as a “lab” to display and cultivate new work in our community. Creative individuals aArt Labnd groups are invited to submit new or existing work. In addition to a free venue to show and potentially sell their artwork, the art exhibitors may have the opportunity to teach special workshops at Creative York during their exhibit. If artists are interested in teaching a workshop they can inquire for details with our Director of Education. Must be 18 or older with previous exhibition experience.

To submit a proposal, download the guidelines and application form: Creative York  Art Lab Guidelines and Application 2020

Teaching Artists

Are you interested in teaching with us? Creative York offers art classes to people of all ages and we are always looking for professional teaching artists to join us in educating the community. For more information and to apply, send your resume and two professional references to steph@creativeyork.org.

Become a Member with our new Artist Membership

Artist Membership – $30
Created specifically for members of the creative community, the Artist Membership celebrates, supports, and promotes our artist community by providing a variety of exhibition, educational, and networking opportunities, as well as exposure to potential collectors. In addition to the standard membership benefits listed above, there are also reduced exhibit fees and commissions, no fee for submitting a proposal for The Art Lab, and a quarterly artist-focused e-newsletter.

Click HERE for more information or to join.

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