Learn more about our 2017 shows and how to enter below:


Anything Goes - a new show this year to celebrate our 40th Anniversary. For members and non-members of Wayne Arts, the exhibit will be accepting any kind of art pieces…..paintings, photos, pottery/ceramics, collage, drawing, jewelry, metal, mosaic, printmaking, sculpture, stained glass, and tapestry/fiber. Even artworks made from ordinary, everyday materials, or “found objects”, which typically includes 3-D works like sculpture, assemblage, or collage or salvaged gems – find a piece of old furniture and use any possible medium to make it come alive!  

(Entry Fee is discounted for members. Become a member today!)

Click HERE to download and print the PROSPECTUS & ENTRY DETAILS 


Members' Show - for Wayne Arts Members. Accepting all types of artwork including painting, drawing, printmaking, book arts, wood work, photography, jewelry, fiber arts, ceramics, sculpture and more...

Click HERE to download and print the PROSPECTUS & ENTRY DETAILS 

Not yet a member? (Gasp!)  Click here to download and print a Membership Application  


"Art Through the Lens" Regional Photography Show - our annual photography show is open to anyone in the Upstate New York area willing to deliver and pick up their own work. Digital and Film photography is accepted. A photographic process must have been used in the production of the work. (Scanned work is acceptable, digital art that did not originate from a photographic process is not).  

(Entry Fee is discounted for members. Become a member today!)


Helpful information

How to Attach a Wire to Your Painting - click for video tutorial here  and here

How to Prepare for an Art Exhibit  - click for a video tutorial

Tips on Matting and Framing Your Artwork - click for a video tutorial

Click to read How Art Judges Make Their Decision (winning a prize or making it into a show)

Click here for an easy method for accurately hanging your art

Wayne County Council for the Arts

Calls for Entry 2017