Central Library Art Gallery Call for Entries

Deadline: Friday, Dec. 12, 2014

Wednesday, November 05, 2014

​The Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library Art Gallery is accepting applications for its 2015 monthly art exhibits. Following a competitive, juried process, applicants will be selected to display their work for one month in the Central Library art gallery.

To be eligible, the artwork must be:

  • Two-dimensional, framed, wall art (e.g., painting, photography, collage)

  • Original work by the applicant

  • Suitable for display in a public library

Applicant portfolios must include:

  • Brief letter of application describing artwork and art experience, with contact information, including email, if possible

  • Six to 12 sample digital images/jpegs (preferred) or photographs of artwork

  • Self-addressed, stamped envelope, if submitting photographs

Portfolios must be received by 5 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 12, 2014. Submissions may be sent via email to RKennedy@vbgov.com, mailed or submitted in person to:


Art Gallery Coordinator
Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
4100 Virginia Beach Blvd.
Virginia Beach, VA 23452

Applicants will receive acknowledgement of receipt of the portfolios.

The gallery has about 54 feet of wall space, and uses a hanging rod system. For more information, email RKennedy@vbgov.com or call (757) 385-0110.