Call For Art: Anything Goes!

Exhibit:  June 7 – July 31, 2018


Cherokee Alliance of Visual Artists (CAVA) is a non-profit organization located in the Gaffney Visitors Center and Art Gallery.  CAVA’s exhibit, Anything Goes! is open to local and area artists.  The exhibit is a prelude Gaffney’s annual Peach Festival, July 20 – August 4.  


Dates:  Entry form and entry fee: May 14 – May 21

Delivery of art:  May 26, 28, 29, 30 and 31 

Reception:  Thursday, July 12, 6:00 – 8:00 pm

Pick-up art:  July 21, 23, 24, and 25


Entry Form:  On index-sized cards, send your name, address, telephone number, email address, title of work, size of work, and price or insurance value if not for sale to CAVA Gallery: Anything Goes, 210 W. Frederick Street, Gaffney, SC  29341.


Entry Fee and Sale of Works:  Entry fee is $20.00 for one or two pieces; there is no fee for CAVA members.  Works may be for sale.  A commission of 30% for non-members will be charged.  Artists will be paid at the end of the exhibit.


Delivery and Pick Up are the responsibility of the artist.  If hand-delivery is not possible, pieces may be shipped.  Return shipment must be included along with the entry fee.  Shipped entries must be received by Monday, May 21.  The gallery is open weekdays 9:00am - 5:00pm and Saturdays, 9:00am – 1:00pm.  Call CAVA at 864-489-9119 or 864-489-9817 for questions concerning delivery and return. 



--Artists eighteen and older may submit two pieces for exhibition, both two and three dimensional; all works submitted will be displayed.

--2-D works must be wired for hanging.  No saw-tooth or clip hangers.

--The Gallery will try to accommodate all submissions.  However, anything over 48” square or 30 pounds might be problematic for exhibition.

--Works must remain on display until the close of the exhibit.


Awards:  $1000.00 in awards including a $50.00 People’s Choice Award.  Additional awards may be available.  Juror is Jane Allen Nodine, Professor of Art and Gallery Director at the University of South Carolina Upstate.  Her exhibition record and awards are extensive.  For more information, visit


Liability:  CAVA will use the utmost care in handling the artwork.  It is the artist’s responsibility to insure the work during transport.  Works will be insured by CAVA during exhibition.  For publicity purposes, CAVA reserves the right to photograph and reproduce any entry submitted.  The receipt of an entry in the show constitutes an agreement by the artist to the conditions set forth in this prospectus.