2012 Collector's Choice

Collectors Choice Juried Show 2012


25 of the gallery’s best collectors will choose the winners of this exhibition.  Each collector may select one or more artists that are not currently represented in their collection. Selected artists will participate in 2012 Collector’s Choice at Sylvia White Gallery


Exhibition Dates: January 4- February 11, 2012
Application period opens October 1, 2011
Deadline for receiving applications: November 30, Midnight

Receive work December 20-24, 2011
Opening Reception: Saturday, January 7, 3-5pm
Pick up work Saturday February 11, 3-5pm or Sunday, February 12, noon-3pm


Open to all US/International resident artists at least 18 years of age.

Eligible entries include paintings, mixed media, works on paper, photography, sculpture, installation art, digital media, video and performance.


Accepted work may be refused if it does not conform to the image entry, at the Juror’s discretion. No substitutions of accepted works will be allowed. All accepted work must remain in the gallery for the duration of the exhibit. All selected work must be available for sale.

Artists will be responsible for delivery and return shipping of all their artwork.


Unless otherwise specified, accepted works will be considered for sale at the price indicated and 30% of the selling price will be retained by The Sylvia White Gallery. A purchaser may not remove work until the end of the exhibition.


Great care will be taken with all work, but artists are responsible for insuring their own pieces if they wish. The Sylvia White Gallery will not be responsible for any loss or damage to work while on the premises or in transit to or from the gallery. Artists are advised to get their own insurance.


All work must be suitably framed, wired and ready for hanging, or installation. Graphics, prints, watercolors and pastels must be framed under plexiglas. NO GLASS.

Shipped work must be packaged in a reusable container. NO STYROFOAM PEANUTS. A prepaid waybill for its return must be enclosed. Please make shipping arrangements through the U.S. Postal Service, DHL, FedEx, or UPS. COD returns are not acceptable.  The gallery accepts no responsibility for work not retrieved on the pick-up date.


Please email all of the following to juriedshow@artadvice.com.

1. Three (3) Digital Images of Work – Digital Images should be submitted in JPEG format and the images’ dimensions should not exceed 1600 pixels in any dimension and should have a maximum file size of 5 MB. Please label each JPEG image as follows: Lastname_Firstname_title.jpg

2. Details of submitted work: Title, Medium, Dimensions, and Price.

3. Contact Details of Artist: Name, Email Address, Phone Number

4. Entry Fee  $35  (US dollars only) for 3 images, $5 each additional image, maximum 11 ($75.)

click here to use pay pal to pay for application fee and other details about the show (bottom of the page that opens)

If you wish to pay by credit card you may call the gallery directly at 805.643.8300 to make payment arrangements. Alternatively you may mail a check or money order, payable to Sylvia White Gallery, to 1783 E. Main Street, Ventura, CA 93001. Applications will not be processed without proof of payment. Good luck!


Digital Photography
New Media
Digital Art