Neil Britton Gallery, Virginia Wesleyan University

August 29 - December 6, 2022


Neil Britton Gallery, Virginia Wesleyan University

August 29 – December 6, 2022


The Neil Britton Gallery will be hosting this juried exhibition for CDA members during the Fall 2022 Semester from August to December opening reception Sunday, Sept. 11 from 2:00-4:00pm.   The exhibition is open to all current CDA members; this is a wonderful opportunity to showcase what is happening on the local ceramic scene.


You may submit up to 5 pieces, but the number of pieces accepted will depend on available space. Potters consider submitting a table place setting, a set of bowls, a set of mugs, sugar & creamer set, vases, etc.  Sculptors you need NO direction!  Please DO consider entering wall pieces.  Take into consideration the theme, make a series & run with it!!! 


Awards: $ 250 first place, $150 second place, $75 third place and three honorable mentions.

Juror:  Steve Palmer, BFA, Ceramic Instructor at City Clay Charlottesville, VA

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Entry Requirements: Works must be predominately ceramic, NOT shown before in a CDA Exhibition and created within the last three years. Either hanging or pedestal-ready work is acceptable. No substitutions or extractions will be allowed once work is selected. There is a 50lb weight limit on hanging pieces.   Accepted works must remain for the duration of the show.

Submission: Artists may submit 3  digital images of each piece and up to 5 individual works. Digital Images: Sized under 2MB, 300 dpi, approximately 6” for the longest side, JPEG format. Labeling images: last name, title, image number (ex: Smith_Title_1.jpg: Smith_Title_2.jpg). Email images to: Patricia Isenhour: (757-305-7292). Images must be received by email midnight, August 7th.  Please include your contact information.

Sales:  The gallery will allow artist to arrange sales transaction with the buyer with no commission, but in the spirit of generosity you may consider giving a donation to the gallery.


Delivery:  Sunday, August 21st  1-4pm


Exhibit Dates:  August 29 - December 6, 2022



Deadline:  August 7th, 2022 (midnight) for uploading images & email scanned entry form, images and entry fee $25.  Mailed entry must be received.       

Notifications emailed August 17, 2022

Delivery of selected art works: Sunday, August 21st 1-4pm

Exhibit Dates: August 29-December 6th 2022

Opening Reception:   Sunday, September 11, 2:00-4:00pm

Exhibit Uninstall:    Exact Pick-up Date TBD after Dec 6 – will be notified via email.


Application & Fees:  

Scan/email Application or US Postal mail application with $25 check- must be received by August 7th   Email to External link opens in new tab or  

Electronic Payment:  $25 entry fee can be made online via the CDA website, use the Paypal link under Shows  External link opens in new tab or windowwww.cdava/      

Membership MUST be current. 


Check Mailing:


Mail Check to:      Patricia Isenhour, CDA, 2028 Heron Court, Suffolk, VA, 23433.


Any questions, please contact:  Patricia Isenhour: 757-305-7292. 

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Members only: Fee $25 

Download prospectus and entry information below.

CDA Exb NEIL Britton Gallery 2022 final.pdf