Crosscurrents Art Exhibition

Crosscurrents at Oglebay Institute's Stifel Fine Arts Center

May 12 – July 2, 2022
Stifel Fine Arts Center, Wheeling, WV

Oglebay Institute’s multi-media exhibition Crosscurrents has been a staple of our art exhibition season for more than 40 years, showcasing some of the finest artwork from the tri-state area & beyond.

Each year, regional artists compete for a chance to exhibit in this annual show, held in the Hart Galleries of the historic Stifel Fine Arts Center. Works are chosen by a guest juror. Cash prizes awarded to winning artists.

Stifel Fine Arts Center
Stifel Fine Arts Center
1330 National Road
Wheeling, WV 26003

Eligibility:

  • Open to all artists 18 years or older, working in any media.
  • Artists must reside in West Virginia, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Kentucky, Maryland and Virginia.
  • Artists may submit up to three works completed within the last calendar year which have not been previously exhibited at the Stifel Fine Arts Center.

Awards:

Monetary prizes will be awarded at the discretion of the juror.

Dates:

  • Exhibition dates: May 12-July 2, 2022
  • Deadline for entries: April 4, 2022
  • Notification of chosen pieces: week of April 18
  • Opening reception & awards ceremony: 6:30-8:30pm Thursday, May 12, 2022
  • Accepted artwork drop-off dates: April 25-30, 2022
  • Shipped works accepted April 25 – 30 (Shipping is at the cost of the artist. Return shipping label must be included.)
  • Pick up dates after the close of the exhibit: July 5 – 9 (Unsold work will be shipped back to the artist at this time.)

For more details and to enter:

  • Go to Crosscurrents
  • You’ll need to set up a free account and profile at callforentry.org
  • We will be offering free workshops on February 26, 2022 and March 19, 2022 to help artists set up an account and profile at callforentry.org .