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Call For


Visual Art ,
submitted by
Alyce McQueen


PERSIST and Reimagine is sponsored by the National Women’s Caucus for Art- Midwest Region. This will be an online only exhibition, viewable at: We invite work in all media that explores the concepts of persisting under challenging conditions and reimagining the shape of things to come. Work touching on ecological, cultural, and political themes is encouraged. The theme is open to interpretation, but our emphasis is on persistence in positive, courageous ways and in reimagining evidence of human caring and a better future for the Earth.

This call is open to all current and new Midwest members of the Women's Caucus for Art with no entry fee required. The call is also open to women-identified and non-binary nonmembers who may apply with an entry fee of $10 for up to three artworks. Entrants should reside in Wisconsin, Illinois, Michigan, Minnesota, Indiana, Nebraska, Kansas, Missouri, Iowa, North Dakota, South Dakota, and Ohio.

This exhibition is juried by: Danielle Burns Wilson, Chief Curator at the Houston Public Library and manager of the African American Library of the Houston Public Library Collections, and Tatiana Reinoza, Assistant Professor of Art History at the University of Notre Dame.

** If you are a WCA member please contact your chapter for an entry code.

More info and application:

Deadline for Entries: Jul 15 2020

Notification of Jury Results: Jul 31 2020

Show Date: Aug 31 2020

Show End Date: Oct 31 2020

Deadline: 07.14.2020
Name: Alyce Haliday
Address: 640 Bartholomew Road–Rm 122A Piscataway, NJ 08854
Phone: 212-634-0007