Juried Exhibition: Raw Desire 
Entry Deadline: 01/19/2019

Images - Minimum:1, Maximum: 3
Entry Fee :$35.00

ABOUT: The Raw Canvas, one of Colorado’s premiere contemporary arts Galleries, announces the first Juried Exhibition, Raw Desire.

Exhibition Dates: Monday, January 28th – Saturday, February 23, 2019

Reception & Award: Friday, February 1, 2019 - 7:00 - 10 p.m.

Location: The Raw Canvas, 521 Main Street, Grand Junction, CO 81501

Award: TBA
Juror: TBA


  • January 11, 2018, 11:59 p.m. - Deadline

  • JANUARY 22, 2019 - Notification via e-mail and at www.gallery.raw

  • JANUARY 14 – 26, 2019  - Accepted works dropped off during regular business hours

  • FEBRUARY 1, 2019 -Opening Reception, 7 -10 p.m. 

  • Award Presentation 7:00 p.m.

  • FEBRUARY 23, 2019 - Exhibition Closes at 6:00 p.m.

  • FEBRUARY 25 - Pick-up of all art during regular business hours

ELIGIBILITY: Emerging and established artists 18 years or older may apply. Original works in 2-D and 3-D, not previously exhibited in The Raw Canvas.

ENTRY FEE: A $35.00 entry fee will be charged for up to three works. VISA, Discover, MasterCard or American Express will be accepted through the The Raw Canvas.


  • Up to three works per artist may be submitted.

  • Work requiring assembly or a complex installation procedure must be accompanied by detailed written instructions with reference photos.

  • Work must be ready for installation.

  • All artwork must be for sale and cannot be removed during the exhibition.

  • The gallery commission on sales is 50%.


  • Selected works must be delivered ready to hang/install.

  • Artwork misrepresented or considered unsuitable for presentation will be refused.


  • Deadlines for delivered works are firm.

  • Delivery of accepted pieces will only be received during the stated days/hours.

  • All work should be labeled with the artist’s name, telephone number, title of work, date,  medium and dimensions.

  • Any work not picked up on the stated date cannot be stored and will be disposed of as deemed appropriate by the gallery.

AGREEMENT: The Raw Canvas reserves the right to photograph an accepted work for publication and publicity purposes.

The Raw Canvas, 521 Main Street, Grand Junction, CO 81501, www.gallery.raw, 970-985-9649