Monday, December 7, 2015

Open Call Exhibit will portray “Constructed Pieces.”

Linda Gilbert
Bermuda Colors
Acrylic  16x24
This year the Open Call Exhibit will portray “Constructed Pieces.” Varied mediums such as painting, drawing, collage, and photography are among the pieces to be shown. This exhibit will show a vast variety of styles and artists. The artwork to be exhibited will portray or include CONSTRUCTED PIECES (THINGS THAT ARE MAN-MADE, NOT MADE BY NATURE.)

Applications and information are available on the Gourgaud Gallery blog (, Facebook page: Gourgaud Gallery, and Cranbury Arts Council ( sites.

Artist Reception will be held the Jan. 3, 2016 from 1-3 pm. Several of the exhibiting artists will be present. Light refreshments will be served.

 As part of a non-profit Cranbury Arts Council, the Gourgaud Gallery  donates 20% of art sales to the Cranbury Arts Council and it’s programs that support Arts in our community.  The gallery is located in Town Hall and is free and open to the public Monday-Friday from 9am-4pm. It is also open the first and third Sunday of the month from 1-3.

We look forward to another very successful exhibit, and hope to see you at the reception.
Linda Gilbert
One in a Thousand
18x24 Acrylic

Floral House
11 x14

Linda Gilbert
Majestically Standing
20x30 Acrylic

Open Call 2016

 Open call letter

It's that time of year again to prepare for another Open Call Exhibit at the Gourgaud Gallery. This is our seventh annual event and the theme this year is "CONSTRUCTED PIECES". The reception will take place on Sunday January 3RD, 1:00 -3:00 p.m. 

Any painting, drawing, collage, or other medium, which portrays or includes CONSTRUCTED PIECES (THINGS THAT ARE MAN-MADE, NOT MADE BY NATURE), is suitable. We look forward to another very successful exhibit. We are limiting the entries to 2-3 pieces per artist. We do our best to make sure everyone has the same chances for exposure.

The date and time for receipt of work will be Tuesday, December 29TH, 9:00 -10:00 a.m. at the gallery. If you cannot drop off the work at that time, leave it in the closet (before Dec. 29th ---work brought in after the appointed time and date will not be accepted) along with the application, in clearly marked bags. Each piece should be clearly labeled on the back with name, title and price. We will notify you of accepted work as soon as possible. 

It would be helpful if you would provide your email on the application form so that we can be in touch more effectively.

Pick up day will be from 1-2 PM on the last Sunday, January 31st. Work not picked up at that time will be left in the closets for pick up during the week. To download an application, click on attachment marked exhibit title

Pieces must be properly wired for hanging
See Facebook: Gourgaud Gallery for application 

Open Call: "Constructed Pieces”
Exhibit dates: January 3-31, 2016