RIAG Call for Entries



42nd Rock Island Art Guild Fine Arts Exhibition

February 25 – May 15, 2022

The Rock Island Art Guild and Figge Art Museum are proud to announce the call for entries for the 42nd Rock Island Art Guild Fine Arts Exhibition. Artists living within 200 miles of the Figge Art Museum working in any medium, including performance, sound, video, digital art, painting, sculpture, mixed media, and works on paper, are encouraged to apply.


Artists may submit up to three works for consideration, per $35 application fee. We are also pleased to announce the new $300 “Digital Art, Performance, Sound, and Video Award”. This year’s juror Susan Watts, owner and director of Olson-Larsen Galleries in Des Moines, Iowa, will select the works in the exhibition and the award winners.


January 16 Call for entries closes
January 31 Artist notified about Juror selections
February 17, 18, and 19 Artists drop off work at the Figge Art Museum
March 3 Opening Celebration and Awards Ceremony
March 31 and April 28 Artist Presentations/Performances
May 19, 20, and 21 Artists pick up their works from the Figge Art Museum