National Collage Society 35th Annual Juried Exhibit: (Due. Aug 23)

The National Collage Society will be hosting it's 35th Annual Juried Exhibit in the Cummings Gallery at Mercyhurst University in Erie, PA. It will also be online. This exhibit will count toward Signature Membership.

Cummings Gallery at Mercyhurst University in Erie, PA
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Entry Deadline: FRIDAY, AUGUST 23, 2019
Exhibit Dates: November 4, 2019 to December 7, 2019
Reception: November 7, 2019 5-7pm

• This exhibition is open to all artists
• Work produced in a classroom or under instruction is not eligible.
• All works must be ORIGINAL, two or three dimensional, mixed-media glued collage. All work must be well photographed. Work not suitably photographed will be declined by the jury. 
• Collages that have been in any previous NCS juried shows are not eligible.

A jury of selection will review all entries and may choose one or two per eligible artist. Notification of the jury’s decisions will be sent via email in late September. Please make sure to provide a valid email address to receive your jury results. Mailed entries (CDs and slides) will not be returned.

There will be two types of awards–cash and materials. Award winners will be chosen by the Awards Judge after the show is opened in November. All collages receiving awards will be posted as such on the website.

Each artist may enter up to two digital entries. CDs and digital entries are due by FRIDAY, August 23, 2019 

  • Digital entries should be jpegs at least 5” x 5” at 300 ppi. Digital entries should have a filename that includes the artists last name as well as the entry number (#1 or #2). Digital entries can be submitted online via the NCS website using EntryThingy, sent on a CD or e-mailed to Please note that EntryThingy is the preferred method for entry. If sending a CD, please send all entries on one disk. 
    Only entries and entry forms should be e-mailed to All other questions and communications should be directed to

  • Your complete entry can also be submitted via EntryThingy! 
    Click here to enter!

The entry fee for the 2019 Juried exhibit is $50.00. If you are already a member and have paid your yearly membership fee then the entry fee is $15.00. This entry fee entitles you to enter up to two pieces of work. Payment can be made in the form of a check payable to NCS, Inc. or through our website ( using PayPal. Please note that you do not need a PayPal account, only a credit card. Checks and entry forms should be mailed to: 
NCS, Inc. 254 West Streetsboro Street, Hudson, OH 44236

Entries are to be postmarked NO LATER THAN Friday, August 23, 2019.

Click here to download additional information and entry form

Jamie Earnest