Craft Forms 2018

Deadline: 09/18/2018

Craft Forms 2018 will run from December 7, 2018 to January 26, 2019 and will be held at Wayne Art Center, 413 Maplewood Avenue, Wayne, PA, 19087, 610-688-3553,

The 24th international juried exhibition is dedicated to enhancing the public’s awareness of contemporary craft while providing a venue for established and emerging artists alike to share their functional and sculptural creative endeavors.

Perry Allen Price: Executive Director, Houston Center for Contemporary Craft, Houston, Texas.

Open to all professional artists working in clay, fiber, quilt, glass, metal, jewelry, wood, 3D printing, and/or mixed media crafts.

Work submitted must be innovative and original in design. Work derivative of other artists or work created in a workshop with the aid of an instructor is not acceptable.

Works submitted must have been completed after January 1, 2016. If the work was accepted into a previous Craft Forms exhibition, this work CANNOT be re-submitted for this or future Craft Forms.

Collaborative work is accepted. Please include all artists’ names on the online application.

For additional requirements and information please visit:

Our efforts to cultivate organizations that acknowledge artists in various disciplines are ongoing. We are very pleased to announce $8,000+ in prize awards this year. The juror, Perry Allen Price, will select the award winners on December 7, 2018.

Once an artist is accepted into Craft Forms, additional group and/or solo exhibition opportunities may come available at Wayne Art Center.

An abbreviated catalog of artwork will document the juried exhibition and two copies will be supplied to accepted artists.

Entry and Exhibition Fees
The entry fee is $45 for up to two artworks. (Extended deadline is available from September 15 – 18 the fee will be $65.) An overall image and up to 2 optional detail images of at least 300 dpi resolution may be submitted per piece. Two pieces total are accepted per one artist application.

Artists are permitted to apply with a second application. The artist should use the same name and contact information for both applications. The second application also consists up to 2 artwork entries, with 3 images per piece. Another application fee of $45 or late fee of $65 would apply.

No slide entries or drop off of artwork will be accepted.

Visa, MasterCard, or PayPal, will be accepted for entry fee payment. United States applicants may pay by personal check. Mail check to the WAC mailing address. The application will not be finalized until the entry fee has been paid.

Karen Louise
Wayne Art Center

Phone: (610) 688-3553


Location: Pennsylvania