A Newport working Studio Gallery

55 Bellevue Avenue, Newport RI 02840

Call For Entries

During the Covid19 Pandemic, Call for Entries will happen occasionally. Please be sure to visit us again for updates.

From drawing and painting to collage and beyond, works on or with paper feature creative and varied artistic styles, subjects, and mediums to inspire and intrigue.
Draw your viewer in with expressive brush strokes, marks, and/or assemblage.


EXHIBIT DATES: September 5 – October 18, 2020


Submission must be completed online via Smarter Entry
Submission Deadline: Wednesday, August 26, 2020 11:59:00 PM (EDT)
Acceptance Notification Date: by August 29, 2020.
Juror – Nancy Gaucher Thomas


DROP OFF DATES FOR ACCEPTED WORKS*: August 30th, September 2 and 3 12:00 to 3:30 pm
PICK UP DATES: October 18 and 21,22,23,24 12:00 – 3:30 pm



  • Please Note above drop off and pick up dates – no exceptions without prior approval from Spring Bull Gallery. If you plan to ship the entry, please call the gallery for shipping instructions.  
  • Exhibitors may submit up to three original works in any medium (excluding photography, laser prints, or computer generated)
  • Size not to exceed 175” overall perimeter including frame. 
  • Artwork must be professionally presented, ready to hang with proper wiring, name of artist, and title of work marked on back. [no sawtooth hangers, clip-on, scratched or damaged frames accepted]
  • Framed works on paper must be under glass or acrylic glazing
  • White or off-white mats are highly recommended
  • Works on stretcher bars must be properly stretched and wired for hanging
  • Framing is optional for gallery wrapped or cradled panels
  • All entries must be for sale and will remain on exhibit until the show closing date


  • 1 Entry $25, $15 for each additional entry
  • Payment is made at the time of submission through Smarter Entry
  • Gallery sales commission is 35% for each work sold.

Artworks are not insured by SBG. Artists should maintain their own insurance while work is on SBG premises. Although we take the utmost care of all works submitted, SBG is not responsible for any damage incurred after dropoff. All packing material must be taken away by the artist upon drop off. SBG retains the right to reproduce images of your work for publicity for the exhibition.
*Your entry in this exhibition constitutes agreement with the above terms.

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We look forward to your participation and welcome your support of Spring Bull Gallery.