Carnegie Hall Juried Exhibition “Off The Beaten Path”

Old Stone Room Gallery

September 6 - October 25, 2019

Off the Beaten Path
 Photographs Only • Call For Entries • Deadline: June 21, 2019

What may be entered: Photographs created within the last two years, not larger than 50” in any direction, and not previously shown at Carnegie Hall. No fine art will be accepted.

Image Submission Guidelines

• Up to three photographs may be submitted as one entry. Please only include ONE image of each photograph. 
• Image must be in JPEG format, sRGB color space, and less than 2 MB (minimum of 1200 pixels in longer dimension.)
• Title each image with the artist’s last name, first name, and the letter 
corresponding to the entry from the form. For example, smithjohna (all lowercase, with no spaces punctuation, etc.) is the file name for the 
image of John Smith’s artwork listed under Entry A on his Entry Form. His Entry B: smithjohnb, etc.
• Please DO NOT insert the artist’s name on the image or the image will be cropped before jurying. If cropping is not feasible, the image will be withheld.

Entries must be received electronically by Friday, June 21, 2019.

Judging Criteria
Works selected will reflect the theme “Off the Beaten Path.” Works will be judged on the basis of originality, technical quality, and thematic depth. Jurors decisions are final.

Entry Fee
Entry fee is $25 for up to three images. Payments should be 
processed according to the instructions under “How to Enter.”

Please contact Lynn Creamer, Artistic Director at (304) 645-7917 or

First Place - $300
Second Place - $200
Third Place - $150
Awards will be presented at the exhibit reception.

Sales and Awards
Works should be priced for sale. Carnegie Hall will process all sales of artwork and retain a 25% handling fee for each transaction. Carnegie Hall will collect 6% WV sales tax.

Important Dates
Deadline for all entries: June 21, 2019
Notification of accepted works: August 9, 2019
Deadline for receiving work: Friday, August 23, 2019
Awards Reception: Friday, September 6, 2019
Exhibitions closes: Friday, October 25, 2019 
Dates to pick up work: Monday and Tuesday, October 28-29, 2019
Shipped works will be mailed by November 15, 2019

Although accepted entries will be handled with all reasonable care, 
Carnegie Hall cannot assume liability for loss or damage to artwork for whatever cause. Artists who want additional protection may choose to insure their works independently. Payment of $25 entry fee and 
electronic submission of a work to the exhibit shall constitute an agreement to comply with all conditions set forth in this prospectus. 
Permission to reproduce entries for marketing materials is hereby granted unless otherwise stated on electronic entry form. 


Programs in our 2019 season are presented with financial assistance through a grant from the West Virginia Department of Arts, Culture and History and the National Endowment for the Arts, with approval from the West Virginia Commission on the Arts.

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