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12x12(x12): An Open Invitational

November 2–December 11, 2020
Online exhibition

We're still having the popular 12 x 12 (x 12) Open Invitational this year, albeit online.
All entries will be accepted providing they are 12” x 12” (or 12" deep)—not bigger, not smaller—and follow the rules of entry. Open to California residents.



To pay your fee with a check, download the prospectus with the link above for entry instructions. To pay your fee with PayPal, please use Entrythingy where you will be brought to a page to make an account in order to submit your piece.

Rules of entry

  • Entry fee: $12.00 per artwork, payable by check or money order to Cabrillo Gallery or
    use Entrythingy.
  • Artwork must fit the artwork guidelines and be submitted as a digital file
  • No limit to number of works entered
  • Applicant must be a resident of California
  • Requested artwork information listed in prospectus must accompany each artwork file submitted
  • Entries must be original work completed within the last three years (since 2017) and not
    previously shown at the Cabrillo Gallery
  • The gallery takes a 10% commission on work sold from the exhibition


Artist Calendar 2020

  • Emailed artwork images, entry information and payment due by:
    October 23
  • Entrants notified of receipt of entries and payment:
    October 30
  • Reception:
    TBD—please check gallery website exhibition page or email updates for info
  • Exhibition Dates:
    November 2–December 11, 2020
  • Exhibition ends:
    December 11



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