nudes:  CALL FOR ART NOW - march 10th


Nudes are one of the most widely used subject matter in the history of art. The nude figure has been used to represent not only the model, but the emotions and ideals of their times and places. How is the figure represented in our modern world? How do the physical characteristics of the human body define a societies’ values?

2D and 3D work is welcome and submission is open to experienced and emerging artists.



Open to artists in the NJ, NY and PA area. All medium considered - 2 and 3D. Work must be original and available for sale.

Email jpegs to Limit 3 submissions: labeled name, title, medium, size and price. Notification and dates listed below. Please label “Nudes” in the subject line. Curated by Maxine King -


Now through March 7th: accepting emailed jpegs

March 11th:  Notification of accepted work.  All selections must be available for sale. All 2D work must be securely wired on the back (no sawtooth hangers)

March 13th - 14th:  Drop off during business hours - (Wednesday 10 - 9pm) (Thursday 12 - 5pm)

Show March 16th - 31st

Saturday, March 16th (7:00 – 9:00 pm): Artists’ Reception 

March 26th and 27th: Pick up of unsold work during gallery hours.  (Tuesday 12 - 5) (Wednesday 10 - 9pm) Include a prepaid addressed padded envelope or box for return shipping if you want your work returned by mail.



Accepted works will be considered for sale at the price indicated by the artist. If sold, 60% of the selling price will be paid to the artist.



Great care will be taken with all work, but artists are responsible for insuring their own pieces if they wish.  South Avenue Arts 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 obtain their own insurance.