Juried Exhibitions

Every year, the Morris Graves Museum of Art is honored to host juried exhibitions of artwork from the Humboldt community and from around the world. Browse our open calls for entries below to find out how to submit your artwork to an upcoming juried exhibition!

The 23rd Annual Junque Art Competition and Exhibition!    

Entry date: Wednesday, September 20th, Noon to 5pm

Pick up unaccepted entries: Thursday, September 21st, Noon to 5pm

Accepted entries pick up: Wednesday, November 1, Noon to 5

Exhibition dates: September 23rd through October 29th in the William Thonson Gallery at the Morris Graves Museum of Art.

Entry fee: HAC Members: $8 per artwork, Non-members: $10 per artwork, Students with ID: $5 per artwork, Limit three entries per artist/group

Not a member? you can become a member online now

Entry Form: (Click to Download Here)

Submission guidelines:

Please read carefully! All work must be created from 100% recycled and scrap materials, including found and scavenged objects,

with the exception of new adhesives and/or paint. 2-D work must have attached hardware for hanging. Sculptural work must be

freestanding and stable, and installation ready. All work submitted for inclusion in the exhibition must fit through an 80"x 31"

doorway unless the work can go outdoors. Artworks cannot have been previously exhibited in a HAC Junque Arte competition. All

entries selected by the juror will be accepted unless deemed inappropriate by the HAC. If requested, proof of insurance value must be

provided. The HAC retains the right to reproduce the image for its own archival records and/or to publicize and promote

this exhibition. The HAC is not responsible for artwork left beyond the designated pick-up dates.

16th Annual Northwest Eye Regional Fine Art Photography

Competition and Exhibition! 

Entry date: Through September 15th, 2017

Please visit http://16thannualnorthwesteye.artcall.org for more information and to view the call for entries.



Humboldt Arts Council Annual Member Exhibition!

Entry date: Wednesday, August 30th from Noon-5pm

Work Pick-up: Wednesday, November 1st from Noon-5pm

Entry fee: $15 per entry (1 entry per member)

Entry form: please print and fill out in advance (click here)

Not a member? This show is for members only. But you can become a member online now or sign up on entry day. :)

Awards: presented at 5:30pm before October 7th Arts Alive!

  • Best of Show: $200
  • First Place: $150
  • Second Place: $100
  • Third Place: $50


Cast your vote in the gallery ballot box before October 7th to help choose the winners!

Submission Guidelines:

One entry per Humboldt Arts Council Member, $15 per entry.

Open to current members of the HAC; if you are not yet a member, you may join on entry day or sign up online

Work from the visual arts disciplines, including drawing, painting, photography, ceramics, sculpture, fiber arts, and mixed media are all welcome. All work must be installation ready and cannot hang from the ceiling. All submitted work must have been created in the past two years and must not have been in previous exhibitions at the Morris Graves Museum of Art.

Sales are encouraged! Humboldt Arts Council will retain 40% commission on all sales. HAC reserves the right to reproduce images of artwork from this exhibit. Proof of insurance value must be provided if requested. HAC does not assume responsibility for pieces left beyond the designated pick-up dates.

If possible, please download and print your entry form in advance so you can drop off a completed entry form with your artwork on August 30th.


Morris Graves Museum of Art

636 F Street
Eureka, CA 95501
Fax 707.442.2040

Museum Hours
12pm - 5pm Wednesday-Sunday

Humboldt Arts Council Office Hours
9am - 5pm Tuesday-Friday

$5 for adults;
$2 for seniors (age 65 and over) and students with ID;
children 17 and under free;
Museum members are free.

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