The Art Center

Mary S. Oakley & Lee Lindsay

2021 Mary S. Oakley & Lee Lindsay Showcase Call for Artists:

Exhibit Dates: Friday, Nov. 18, 2021 – Saturday, Jan. 8, 2022

Open to artists 18 years of age and older living within a 50-mile radius of Quincy. Artists may enter original artwork in any medium. All works must have been completed within the last three years (nothing before November 2018) and have not been previously exhibited at the Art Center or their satellite exhibit spaces. Collaborative artwork is not eligible. The Quincy Art Center Executive Director and President and their family members are ineligible to enter. 

Each artist may submit up to three works. $15 entry fee per artwork. Art Center Members receive a $5 discount per artwork. A signed entry form must be filled out and turned in with the artwork. Only works hand-delivered to the Art Center during designated times will be eligible. Works must fit through double doorway.

All entries must be hand-delivered and picked up by the artist or their agent during the times listed below. Curbside drop-off and pick-up are available. Accepted list will be emailed to all entered artists by Nov. 10th at 5 p.m.

Hand-Delivery Dates: 

Nov. 2, 3, 4, & 6 from 9 AM – 4 PM

Juror Process: A professional from outside the eligible region with expertise in the visual arts is selected to choose the work for exhibition and awards. The staff and board of the Art Center are never involved in the selection process. The juror for the 2020 Mary S. Oakley & Lee Lindsay Artist Showcase is Len Davis, a California-based artist. To learn more about Len Davis, click here


$1200 Best of Show

$600 Second Place

$300 Third Place

$100 Merit Award (6)

$50 Honorable Mention (6)

2020 Mary S. Oakley & Lee Lindsay Artist Showcase