Call for Art: 2022 Annual Regional Art Exhibition

Area artists are invited to submit art for the 9th annual Orange City Arts’ Regional Art Exhibition. Deadline for submissions is March 22. The exhibit will be held April 4-30, 2022 at the Northwestern College DeWitt Theatre Arts Center. A closing reception and awards presentation will be held on April 30th at 6pm.

The exhibit is open to artists from Iowa or within a 350-mile radius of Orange City. Artists college-aged and above may submit up to three works of 2-D or 3-D art, created in the past three years. There is no entry fee, and work must be submitted online at There is no required theme.

The exhibit will coincide with the production of The Cherry Orchard from the award-winning Northwestern College Theatre Department. Artists selected to showcase their work in the exhibition will be provided complimentary tickets to the production on the evening of the closing reception on April 30.

Best of show and honorable mention awards will be given, with $150 and $75 cash prizes.

Previous exhibitions have reached audiences of 400-600. The entire juried exhibition will also be available to view and purchase online at

Full Official Rules & Entry Guidelines are available here.

Sponsor of the exhibition is Orange City Arts, in conjunction with Northwestern College Art and Theatre Departments.

Let’s Fill This Town With Artists