Fine Art since 1990
55 Bellevue Avenue
Newport RI 02840
(401) 849-9166

Out of the Blue

EXHIBIT DATES: September 16th – October 29th, 2023
2 Honorable Mention $50 and Judge’s Award $50
Accepted Entries will be announced via email by 9/8/2023


  • All work submitted must be original works created solely by the exhibiting artist
  • No photography, laser prints, or computer generated accepted
  • Size not to exceed 36” per side
  • Sculpture not to exceed 25lbs
  • Artwork must be professionally presented, ready to hang with proper wiring
    [no sawtooth hangers, clip-on, scratched or damaged frames accepted]
  • Work must be labeled on the back with artist name, phone #, title of work, medium, price
  • 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.
  • Works must be a first time submission and not previously exhibited at SBG
  • SBG reserves the right to refuse any submission that does not meet requirements

Entries submitted online via Smarter Entry
Submission Deadline: Wednesday, September 6th, 2023 11:59:00 PM (EDT)
Acceptance Notification Date via Email: Friday, September 8th, 2023


DROP OFF DATES: September 9th,10th,11th (2023) – NOON to 4:30 PM
PICK UP DATES: October 30th, Nov 1st & 2rd (2023) – NOON to 4:30 PM
PLEASE NOTE ABOVE DROP OFF AND PICK UP DATES – No exceptions without prior approval from SBG
If you plan to ship your entry, please call the gallery for shipping instructions.
All shipping costs are the responsibility of the artist.


  • 1 Entry $25, $15 for each additional entry
  • Payment is made at the time of submission through Smarter Entry
  • Once payment is made, return to the exhibit page to upload your submission.
  • Artwork that is not uploaded through Smarter Entry cannot be included in our Online Virtual Exhibit.
  • 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 drop-off. 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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