Artists of the Gorge 2021

Call for Artists

We welcome submissions to the 42nd annual Artists of the Gorge juried exhibition!

This year's exhibit will be viewable from October 2 through 30 in the Stevenson Community Library gallery and online. Viewers may vote in person or online for the People’s Choice award.


  • Open to all artists in the Columbia River Gorge, Oregon and Washington residents from The Dalles to Washougal; artists must be 18 years or older.
  • This event is open-themed.
  • Paintings, drawings, sculpture, wood pieces, fabric art and other media will be considered.
  • Entries must be recent (completed within last two years) and original works.
  • Copies, patterns, commercial art, or class work not accepted.
  • Each artist may submit a maximum of two entries. Artwork Display Agreement (PDF)


Artwork must be suitably prepared for display (i.e. framed and wired, ready for hanging; under glass or plexiglass as appropriate, etc).


Artwork will be received up to and including Saturday, September 11 (date has been extended) at Stevenson Community Library.


All artists will be notified by email and art not chosen for exhibit is to be picked up by Thursday, September 30.

The show will close at the end of Saturday, October 30. Artwork may be picked up the following week during library open hours or at another time by arrangement.


This is a juried exhibition. Decision of the jurors is final. While every precaution will be taken to see that no damage occurs to entries, the sponsoring organizations will assume no responsibility for loss or damage.

Participating artists are on our mailing list, which is subject to public records requests. Please notify us if you want to be removed from this list.

All work accepted is to remain on display for the duration of the exhibit. Art may be marked for sale; no part of sale goes to the library.