Call for Artists! Fall Exhibit Opportunity at Steam at Harper’s Ferry

Harpers Ferry, WV - Steam at Harper’s Ferry announces a call to all artists to submit work for selection for its next exhibit “Steampunk Leisure” in Harper’s Ferry, West Virginia September 22 – November 19, 2012. Artists may submit up to 3 works for selection. There will be a $25 administration fee if selected. Artists must be from West Virginia, Virginia, Maryland, Pennsylvania or the District of Columbia.


  • Works must be related to the theme
  • Artist must be over 18 years of age
  • Artist must reside in West Virginia, Virginia, Maryland, Pennsylvania or the District of Columbia
  • $25 administration fee for up to 3 art pieces
  • Art must be available for sale
  • Art must be original

Accepted Artwork: Painting, drawing, printmaking, sculpture, wood or metal work, handmade books, photography, digital art and mixed media. Please contact if you are unsure about whether your work would fall into one of these categories. Work must be original and ready to be displayed, clearly labeled with the artists name and contact information. No substitutions of accepted work.

Students must not present work for consideration if assisted in any way in arrangement or execution.

We will only respond if we are interested. Please contact us to make sure that your submission was received. However, you will not be told over the telephone whether your work was selected.

Please submit the following for consideration:

  • Artist’s resume
  • Images in *.jpg or *.pdf format (no more than 3)
  • A description of the work submitted with title, size, medium and creation date (preferably embedded in the file)

Steam at Harper’s Ferry is open on Saturdays and Sundays from 10 am until 5 pm. If you would like to come by before you decide to participate, please do so.

Dates and Deadlines

September 7, 2012 – Submissions Close (Deadline) September12, 2012 – Notification of Artists September 22, 2012 – Invitation Only Reception September 22 to November 19, 2012 – Exhibition

If you do submit a paper copy of your information through regular mail, include a self-addressed-stamped-envelope (SASE). If you do not include an SASE, we will assume you do not expect your material returned to you.



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Steam at Harper’s Ferry
P.O. Box 1292
Harper’s Ferry, WV 25425