San Diego Watercolour Society – 36th International Exhibition: Call for Submissions

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Call For Entries 2016b.jpgThe San Diego Watercolor Society Presents the 36th International Exhibition

October 1 – 30, 2016

San Diego, CA –The San Diego Watercolor Society is pleased to announce the 36th International Exhibition juried by award winning artist, Mark Mehaffey. Mark is an internationally recognized, award-winning artist who is a signature member of the American Watercolor Society, the National Watercolor Society and the Transparent Watercolor Society among many others. He is also a popular juror, workshop instructor and lecturer. $16,000 in cash and merchandise will be awarded!

Who: The San Diego Watercolor Society
What: 36th International Exhibition
Where: 2825 Dewey Road, Studio 105, San Diego, CA 92106 (Arts District Liberty
When: October 1 – 30, 2016, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Exhibition Programs and Events at the Gallery
Preview Gala & Saturday, October 1, 2016, 5:30 -7:30 pm (Tickets available)
Awards Ceremony
Opening Reception Friday, October 7, 2016, 5-8 p.m. (Free)
Docent-led tours upon request

About The San Diego Watercolor Society
The San Diego Watercolor Society, a non-profit art organization, celebrates over 50 years of being a promoter for the appreciation of and involvement in watermedia painting. With a dedicated, all volunteer staff, SDWS operates a major Gallery and Education Center at the Arts District Liberty Station and provides a wide array of services and activities that benefit the over 700 members and the public. These include a world class International Exhibition, monthly member art shows, an extensive art library, a full program of workshops, classes and artist demonstrations (open to members and non-members) and artist-led plein air painting opportunities.

For further information, contact:
Susan Wormsley
Communications Director
Phone: 1-858-750-6477
Gallery Phone: 1-619-876-4550




Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition
Nathan Phillips Square, Toronto, ON – July 8-10, 2016

The Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition is Canada’s largest, and longest running outdoor art fair. We pride ourselves as being incredibly affordable and accessible. Side by side, established artists and undiscovered talents sell their work directly an audience of over 100,000 visitors.

Top 5 reasons to apply to Toronto Outdoor Exhibition:

  1. We present over $20,000 annually in awards to artists.
  2. We are the largest and longest running juried outdoor art fair in Canada. We have been around the block for 55 years!
  3. We attract over 100,000 visitors to our exhibition during the peak of tourist season. Our location at Nathan Phillips Square is unbeatable!
  4. No commission! Artists retain 100% of sales
  5. We are incredibly affordable and accessible. 
We have been cited as one of the Top 10 art fairs in Toronto


Applications Available Online at

Applications close March 6, 2016.

For more information, please contact:

Simone Rojas-Pick

Artist Relations & Programming Manager