Society of Washington Artists

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Registration & Entry


  • Open to artists 18 & older
  • Original work only. No copies, classwork or collaborations. No reproductions of originals.
  • Art must not have been previously entered in a SWA show.
  • Art must be appropriate for public spaces.
  • Show committee reserves the right to determine whether art meets the show or category requirements.

Last Day To Register is April 18, 2018

Registration & Entry

  • Artists may enter up to 3 works of art.
  • Art must be ready to hang with wire that is not visible above the top of the picture. No saw tooth hangers or clips.
  • Maximum width is 36" and a maximum height is 36" for hanging art. Larger pieces must be accompanied by a display easel. (no working easels) Each artist may enter one large entry.
  • Members $20 first entry & $10 each additional entry.
  • Non-members $30 first entry, $10 each additional entry.
  • Additional $5 for pieces over 36" X 36".
  • The Society of Washington Artists will retain a 20% administration fee on any art sold during the show.
    ***Please limit photo file size to 1 MB per photo***


1 - ​Oil and acrylic, on canvas or board not under glass

2 - Water Media including watercolor, acrylic and ink

3 - Combined Media including mixed media, digitally painted (not manipulated photos) Hand Pulled Prints and other combined media.

4 - Pencil, Colored Pencil, Graphite, Charcoal or Conte

5 - Pastels including Oil and Soft Pastels

6 - 3 D work including small sculpture, woodwork and glass (no furniture)