Current Opportunities for Artists

Inviting Entries for the 2017 General Art Show, July 14 & 15

Entries are invited for a General Art Show taking place July 14 and 15. Participation is open to Bay Area residents, 18 years and older. Entry delivery and deadline for two dimensional works in watercolors, painting, and graphics is Wednesday, July 12, between 5:00 and 7:00 p.m. Photography-based art is not included for this program. Participants must hand-deliver entries, completed application and fees to docents at the Betty Weber Gallery located in the South San Francisco Municipal Services Building, 33 Arroyo Drive.

This will be a juried event. Ribbons will be awarded to first, second and third place finalists. Cash awards may be given to Best of Show of all the categories combined. Finalists will be invited to participate in an extended group exhibit of their work. Judging will be performed by an independent artist or art teacher.
The event is Friday and Saturday, July 14 and 15, at the SSF Municipal Services Building. Exhibit hours are Friday from 6 to 8 p.m. and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The event is open to the public, and admission is free.

For complete entry guidelines and application, download the 2017 General Art Show Guidelines & Application.  Entry applications may also be obtained at the South San Francisco Parks & Recreation Department office during business hours. Phone (650) 829-3800 for further information.

Announcing A Public Art Opportunity in South San Francisco

Sculptors – Call for Entries - Deadline is ongoing through May 10, 2017
The SSF Cultural Arts Commission is seeking existing sculpture to be installed in various designated areas in South San Francisco. All artistic styles, abstract or representational, will be considered. Participation is open to all artists, 18 years and older who reside in the United States. Entry deadline is ongoing through May 10, 2017.

For complete prospectus, download the SSF Call for Sculpture Entries 2017. You may also send a self addressed and stamped envelope to:
SSF CAC Public Art Program, P.O. Box 711, South San Francisco, CA 94083-0711. 
Contact the South San Francisco Parks & Recreation Department, at (650) 829-3800, for more information.