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Call for Entries! "Cleared for Takeoff!" 3rd Annual Juried Art Exhibit

The Aviation Museum of NH announces a CALL FOR ENTRIES, for our 3rd annual juried art exhibition, open to all NH artists. Submissions are due July 31 – August 6, 2017, 10AM – 3PM or by appointment. The exhibit will take place at the Aviation Museum of NH. The theme this year is "Cleared for Takeoff!"




The exhibit will be juried by:  John D. O'Shaughnessy

The theme of the exhibit is "Cleared for Takeoff!". Paintings, drawings, prints, sculpture, mixed media, photography, and digital media will be accepted. The theme can be loosely interpreted, and is intended to inspire creativity and an enthusiasm for aviation of all kinds.

Two-dimensional work exceeding 32" in width must be submitted digitally prior to delivery for approval, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. While framing is not necessary, art must be ready to hang.

All submissions must be brought to the museum July 3 1 – August 6, 2017, 10:00AM – 3:00 PM or by appointment. Entry forms and the loan agreement are available on the museum's website,, and at the museum during delivery. Each submission must have an accompanying entry form and signed loaned agreement.  



Artists will be notified via email if their piece(s) are selected for the show. Artwork not selected for the exhibit must be picked up by August 21, 2017. The museum is not responsible for unselected works after this date.

There is a $10 entry fee. Up to 3 submissions per artist will be accepted. $5 per entry after the first three entries. All artwork will be for sale. This exhibit is in part a fundraiser for the Aviation Museum of NH, and artists should price artwork considering the museum's percentage of sales (30%).

An exhibit opening reception, which includes award announcement, will take place Friday, September 1, 2017, 6:00 – 8:00 PM. The exhibit will continue through October 15, 2017, and be on display during the museum's regular operating hours.

The Aviation Museum of NH is responsible for insurance of artwork during the exhibition. The artist is responsible for shipping and insurance to and from the exhibit.

The Aviation Museum of NH reserves the right to photograph works for publicity use.


Submission Dates: July 3 1 – August 6, 2017, 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM, or by appointment.
Call 603-669-4820, or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to make an appointment.

Jurying: Week of August 7th, 2017

Deadline to pick up work not selected: August 21, 2017

Opening Reception: Friday, September 1, 2017, 6:00 – 8:00 PM


Show continues through October 15, 2017

Artists should pick up artwork October 17 – 28, 2017. The museum is not responsible for artwork after October 28, 2017.



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