South Coast Artists Invitational Exhibition


2019 SCA Members Invitational Exhibit

Event Dates: May 1st – 27th, 2019
Opening Reception: May 4th 4 – 7pm
Event Address: Gallery at Four 3848 Main Rd, Tiverton, RI
Deadline to Register: April 15th (online)
Intake: Sunday, April 28th 1 – 4pm or Monday, April 29th 4 – 7pm
Pick Up of Work: Tuesday May 28th 1 – 4pm or Wednesday, May 29th 4 – 6pm
Contact: Chas Hickey, 401-816-0999 (gallery) or 401-624-9556 (mobile/text)

  • Eligibility: Artists must be current SCA members in good standing with dues paid for 2019. 
  • Entry Fee: There is no entry fee.
  • Entry Forms: Each artist must register by  April 15th online with an intent to participate in the exhibit. Each artist will submit an intake form and contract for Gallery at Four.
  • Artists Reflection: Each Artist will submit an Artists Reflection (Artist Statement) to Chas Hickey via email ( through a WORD document. Up to two (2) SHORT paragraphs, 12 pt. type, Helvetica, up to 120 words, named with Artists First and Last Name. See a sample Artists Reflection here. Please submit the Artists Reflection by April 15th.
  • Originality: Only original artwork that has been created during the past 3 years will be accepted. All mediums welcome. Giclee prints will not be accepted. 
  • Size Restrictions/Number of Pieces: Artists are limited to three pieces that fit space requirements. i.e. a single artwork 48″ x 48″ or a combination of up to (3) artworks that fit within a 48″ x 48″ wall space. 3D work will have a 36″ x 36″ space allowance for up to three works on the floor for pedestals or single artwork. Artists are to provide pedestals for any 3D works that fit the size restrictions.
  • Requirements: All 2D work must be firmly framed and ready to hang with sturdy framing wire before delivery to show. No clips or saw tooth hangers. Gallery wrapped canvases will be accepted, but staples cannot be exposed. Thank you for your cooperation.
  • Sales & Commission: Gallery at Four will handle all sales with a 50% commission. Artists will need to provide a W-9 form to Gallery at Four. This is a “cash & carry” show.

Note: Once artwork is delivered it cannot, under any circumstances, leave the gallery until the show ends.

Download Call for Entry here.

Click here for the Intent to Participate Form.

Click here for the Intake Form.

Click here for the Contract.

Click here for the Artist’s Reflection Sample.


The 2019 Annual SCA Juried Art Contest

Celebrate the 16th Annual SCA OPEN STUDIO TOUR with a chance for FEATURE EXPOSURE and a TOUR REGISTRATION REBATE!

Entry Deadline: April 15, 2019

Contest Requirements

  • Artists must be registered for the 2019 OPEN STUDIO TOUR
  • One entry per member, created within the last three years
  • Digital entries only, No size limit, No entry fee.

Submission Guidelines

The contest will judged based on digital images only. A .jpg file of your original artwork must be a minimum size o f 4″ x 6 ” with a resolution of 300ppi.
Digital images file must be labeled with your name in this format: firstname_lastname.jpg.
Example: David_Hockney.jpg

To enter, use the form below.


  • Best in Show wins a FREE 2019 Open Studio Tour Registration, value $275.00
  • Second and Third place winner receive gift certificates
  • The three winning artworks will be showcased in the 2019 Open Studio Tour Brochure in separate FEATURE SECTION
  • ALL ENTRIES are eligible for selection by the SCA Marketing and Design team for the brochure/map, in PR pieces, in advertising, on banners and in a variety of other promotional endeavors

Download Call for Entry here.

Enter here: