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LANDSCAPES: Real or Imagined landscapes-gail-robertson

O’Hanlon Center Gallery, April 2017

Exhibition Dates:               March 30 – April 20, 2017

Entry Dates (in-person):    March 24 & 25 (see below)

Juror:                                   Kathleen Lipinski

Entry Fee: $30 OHCA members, $40 non-members, for up to three pieces.

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O’Hanlon Center invites you to submit work for our April 2017 show, LANDSCAPES: Real or Imagined

Submitted work should reflect real or imagined landscapes. Employ the quality of lyricism or discordant architecture. Be improvisational with your art. Create lush colors of nature or quirky colors of your real or imagined landscape.  

Contemporary, expressionistic, abstract, exploratory, and/or experimental entries encouraged. O’Hanlon Center for the Arts emphasizes the creative process and the continued pursuit of meaning and authenticity through observation, exploration, and experimentation.

MEDIA: All Media

  • Open to all artists age 16 and over.
  • Submission limit: 3 works per artist.
  • Please do not submit works previously displayed in the O’Hanlon Gallery.


  • All work must be ready for display.
  • Wall hung pieces must be securely wired.
  • Label all work with Artist’s Name, Phone, Size & Price, if for sale.
  • Bring resume and/or artist statement, if desired. (2 pages max.)


On Entry Dates shown below… Please hand-deliver (no slides or digital submissions) up to three pieces of work to: O’Hanlon Center for the Arts • 616 Throckmorton Avenue, Mill Valley CA 94941

 TIMELINE Day Date Time
 Entry Dates (in-person): Friday Mar 24 11 am – 4 pm
         ”   “ Saturday Mar 25 11 am – 1 pm
   Artist Notification (by email) Tuesday Mar 28  (by 5 pm)
   Art pickup: Non-selected works Thursday Mar 30 1 – 3 pm
        ”    “ Friday Mar 31 11 am – 4 pm
 Exhibition OPENS Thursday Mar 30
    Artist Roundtable Discussion     Opening (First Tues) Reception Tuesday April 4 4 – 6 pm
6 – 8 pm
 Exhibition CLOSES Thursday April 20
   Art Pickup: Unsold works Friday April 21 11 am – 4 pm
       ”    “ Saturday April 22 11 am – 1 pm
Gallery Policies/Requirements include:
  • Accepted work must remain on view for the duration of the exhibition.
  • Artists agree to make a 30% tax-deductible donation to OHCA from all sales.
  • While all reasonable care is taken with submitted artwork, OHCA strongly recommends that exhibiting artists carry their own insurance. OHCA and representatives will not assume any liability for any damage or loss.
  • By submitting work, artists agree that photographic images and/or video of the artist and/or their artwork, in whole or in part, may be used by OHCA for publicity in various forms including print, online and social media.

About the Juror – Kathleen Lipinski

Kathleen Lipinski has worked with Marin landscape in painting and printmaking for 35 years. Her oil paintings range in size from postcard-sized to canvases as large as 14 feet wide. Her art combines a love of nature with her dedication to realism, attention to detail, and the ability to capture the quality of light.

Kathleen’s shows include the Triton Museum, Morris Graves Museum and Jenkins-Johnson Gallery in San Francisco and New York. Her work has been featured at Marin/Scapes and at the Sausalito Art Festival annually for 25 years. Kathleen & her husband, artist Steve Emery, are the 2015 recipients of the Marin Cultural Treasure Award.


For more info: Contact Center Director: Kellan Christopher at 415.388.4331 or

Postcard Art (Detail): Gail T Robertson; Design: Jeremy Thornton



  May 2017

Show:  Luminosity: Reflections on Light

Juror: Regina O’Connell

Exhibition Dates:  April 27 – May 25, 2017

Entry Dates: April 21 & 22

Roundtable and Reception:  May 2, 2017


  June 2017

Show:  Wabi-Sabi (14th Annual)

Jurors: Naomi Kubota Lee & Abby Wasserman

Exhibition Dates:  June 1–22 2017

Entry Dates: May 26 & 27

Roundtable and Reception:  June 6, 2017

Titles, Descriptions & Jurors of future exhibitions subject to change. Please subscribe to our Newsletter to receive our Calls for Entries via email.

The mission of O’Hanlon Center for the Arts is to provide programs, studio space, exhibitions and experiences that honor individual creativity, develop artistic practice, and build community.


  • Luminosity: Reflections on Light • May 2017
  • Wabi-Sabi (14th Annual Exhibit) • June 2017
  • Abstract Figurative • July 2017
  • Bay Area Women Artists • Aug 2017

Exhibition Titles, Subjects, Jurors and Dates subject to change.