In compliance with the directive to shelter-in-place,
and in the interest of public health,
the Coastal Arts League Gallery
will be closed from March 15
until the shelter-in-place directive is lifted.
Coastal Arts League
Half Moon Bay
These Dates may change again
• Art in-take: May 3 and 4, noon to 5:00 pm
• On view: May 7 to May 31, 2020
• Reception: May 9, 2020, 1 - 4 pm
• Art pick-up: May 31 after 4:00 pm
or June 1, Noon-5 pm
Merit Awards: $150 for first, $100 for second, and $50 for third place. Prizes will be determined by the judge after the show is installed. The judge will attend the opening reception to discuss the work as prizes are given out.
Eligibility: Limited to regional artists, 18 years and older, living in the SF Bay Area. Entries must be hand-delivered and picked up. All exhibited work must be for sale and not previously displayed in this gallery.
Members: Up to 3 entries for $40;
Additional entries $10/each
Non-members: Up to 3 entries for $50;
Additional entries $10/each
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Location: Coastal Arts League Gallery, Zaballa Square, 300 Main St. Half Moon Bay, CA, in a ground floor gallery with north-facing windows. The gallery is open daily from noon to 5:00 pm. Closed Tuesday and Wednesday.
Lodging/Transportation: Half Moon Bay is 25 miles south of San Francisco at the intersection of Highway 1 and SR 92. The Gallery is on Main St. next to the historic Zaballa House Inn. Coastal Arts Gallery guests should ask for the corporate rate when making reservations.
Exhibition Details: Juried Shows are open to members and non-members alike, with artists representing many communities in the Bay Area. The Opening Reception is the first Saturday, with food and beverages. Many sales occur when buyers can meet the artists.
Entering Your Images:
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Size and Weight limits: Due to gallery size, 50 – 60 2D artworks can be installed. Each piece must be manageable by one person. The maximum size for 2D work is 24”x 36”. All 2-D artwork must be gallery-ready, with hanging wire on back. Gallery wrapped canvas must be a minimum of 1" in depth. Use plexi-glass, not glass, in larger framed pieces.
Sales: Artists receive 70% of the sales price for sold work. CAL collects sales tax, and retains a 30% commission to support exhibitions, operations, and educational programs of the Coastal Arts League.
Terms and Conditions:
By entering you are verifying the submitted work is yours, that you have the rights to the images or artwork. All Rights to submitted images remain the property of the Artist.
You are granting The Coastal Arts League (CAL) the right to use images of entered work for the website and for show promotion.
The Coastal Arts League carries liability insurance, but accepts no responsibility for loss or damage to pieces in the show. Security cameras installed in the gallery provide protection from theft.
About the Coastal Arts League: The Coastal Arts League is a 100% volunteer run non-profit corporation located on the San Mateo coast of Northern California. Since 1979, CAL has supported the creative arts in the Coastside Community, by offering: