PAA 125 Show 2019 entry deadline June 11

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Call for Entries
Plano Art Association
125 Show 2019,
at the Eisemann Center. Online entry deadline is
midnight, Tuesday, June 11, 2019.

The 125 Show 2019 is open to all artists living in a community within
125 miles of Plano.  Judges will select the top 80 works
for display in the Eisemann Center, 2351 Performance Dr, Richardson, TX 75082.    First, second, third and merit monetary prizes will be awarded in each of 3 categories (2D, 3D, and Photography) as well as a
Best of Show Award and a People’s Choice Award.
You may enter up to 3 works at $35 per work.

A 25% discount is available to Plano Art Association members on 
up to 3 entries when you submit this
discount coupon code through CaFE. 

Click here to enter At CALL LISTINGS, search for 125 SHOW 2019.   You can then click on MORE INFO    for all the details.   Here are all the details:Entry Deadline: 6/11/119
Entries Images – Minimum: 1, Maximum: 3
Total Media – Minimum: 1, Maximum: 3    Categories for Acceptance and Awards  * 2-D Artwork (Two-Dimensional Artworks)
* 3-D Artworks (Three-Dimensional Artworks)
* Photography (Traditional & Digital)

The 2-D, 3-D, and Photography categories will each be awarded a first place ($500), second place ($300), and third place ($150) award and certificate.  Best of Show will receive $1,000 and a certificate. A special Peoples’ Choice Award will also be presented, along with Certificates of Merit to the three finalists in each art genre category.

Exhibit Dates

The show runs from Thursday, June 27, 2018 through Friday, July 26, 2019
   (10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.)
Reception and Awards Presentation on Saturday, July 13, 2019
    (7:00 – 9:00 p.m.)
Eisemann Center, 2351 Performance Dr., Richardson, TX 75082   Key Scheduled Dates

  • Online submission Deadline – June 11, 2019 (11:59 p.m. MDT)
  • Notification of Acceptance or Non-acceptance into Show – Tuesday, June 18, 2019

     *  Delivery of Artworks to the Eisemann Center – Monday, June
         24, 2018 (1:00  p.m. – 6:00 p.m.)  Please contact PAA at
if you must make a different               arrangement. Delivery address is Eisemann Center, 2351    
         Performance Dr,, Richardson, TX 75082.


  • Show Opens – Thursday, June 27, 2019 (10 a.m. to 6 p.m.)
  • Reception & Awards Presentation – Saturday, July 13, 2019 (7:00 p.m. – 9 p.m.) at Eisemann Center, 2351 Performance Dr., Richardson, TX 75082.
  • Show Closes – Friday, July 26, 2019
  • Art Pick-up – Monday, July 29, 2019 (1:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.) – Pick-up address is Eisemann Center, 2351 Performance Dr., Richardson, TX 75082.
  • The Plano Art Association does not handle shipping or pay shipping expenses. (Please contact PAA at if you cannot pick up your artwork yourself, you will need to arrange for someone else to pick it up for you. You must notify PAA to inform us to whom we should release the art.

Entry Requirements

For Non-PAA Members, the125 SHOW 2018 Entry Fee : $35.00 2nd and/or 3rd Piece Fee: $35.00 each per piece over one piece

For PAA Members, the entry fee is discounted 25% with the coupon code PAA2019, which covers entry fee and the first work you enter. The same 25% discounted rate is available to PAA members via the coupon code for the second and third work you enter. Remember members must enter the coupon code PAA2019 for each entry submitted.

If you are not a member and you wish to get the discount, you may join immediately online at      If you are a current member use the coupon discount code PAA2019.
For other assistance, please contact PAA at and provide your phone number. Someone will get back to you promptly. 
Open to all artists living within a 125-mile radius around Plano, Texas.

Artwork Requirements

Three Categories 2-D Artwork (Two-Dimensional Artworks)
3-D Artworks (Three-Dimensional Artworks)
Photography (Traditional & Digital)

Sizes 3-dimension works must be able to fit through a standard doorway;
2D and Photography frame size: must not exceed 48″ in width. (Please contact PAA at if you have an exception to discuss.)
Hanging  All wall-hanging works must be wired with D-rings, ready to  hang.
The gallery is unable to accept or hang works not so equipped such as with saw tooth hangers. Each piece must be labeled with the name of the artist and title of the work.

Miscellaneous Submitted artwork must be original and not entered in a previous 125 Show.

All work that is submitted and hung in the show must remain in the exhibit until the exhibit ends, and art is scheduled to be picked up. NO EXECPTIONS. 
Works must not be copies of another artist’s work (including photographs). 
PAA reserves the right to reject any work not meeting eligibility requirements or deemed inappropriate to hang in the gallery, even after the image has been accepted by jurors and delivered to the gallery.
Sales If your exhibited work is available for sale, identify the price. For insurance purposes, identify the value of your exhibited work whether it is for sale or not. All sales from this show will be handled through the Plano Art Association. A commission of 30% will be retained by the Plano Art Association. 
Jurors     Three noted art professionals will be judging the show. Their names and credentials will be published shortly. If you need assistance, please provide a phone number and we will get back to you.  _____________________________________     PAA is sponsored in part with a grant by the City of Plano. For more information on wonderful things to do in the City go to