Important Dates

Entry Deadline

Friday, March 10

The entry form, entry fee and accompanying images must be received by or postmarked by deadline date.


Friday, APRIL 14

Artists whose pieces have been accepted will be notified by letter and e-mail no later than April 14, 2023. Details for delivery or shipping of accepted work will be included.


Sunday, May 14 & Monday, May 15

To Schmucker Art Gallery, Gettysburg College, Sunday, May 15,  from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. & Monday, May 16,  11 a.m. to 1 pm.  Shipping Instructions will be included in the acceptance letter.

Opening Reception

Saturday, June 10

From 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Schmucker Art Gallery, Gettysburg

College.   Awards ceremony at 6 p.m.

Exhibition Hours

Thursday, June 1 to Friday, June 23

Schmucker Art Gallery: Tues. through Sun. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.  Closed Mondays.


Friday, June 23 & Saturday, June 24

From Schmucker Gallery, Friday, June 24 from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. and Saturday, June 25 from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. You must plan on having your items removed before the end of the Artist Check-Out.  We reserve the right to remove artwork from its display space in order to      expedite the tear-down process. If artist fails to pickup their art it becomes property of the ACAC


While in the exhibit, art will be insured by Schmucker Art Gallery.


Contact the Adams County Arts Council at

(717) 334-5006 • •


Location of Exhibition

Schmucker Art Gallery, Gettysburg College

300 North Washington Street

Gettysburg, Pennsylvania 17325



Any person over the age of 18.  ACAC board members, staff, their spouses and families are ineligible to enter.  Any person employed full-time by Schmucker Art Gallery is also ineligible to enter.


Two-Dimensional ~ Three-Dimensional

Juror of Selection & Awards

Lauren Nye, Director of Exhibitions,

Susquehanna Art Museum



Best of Show:  $1,000, Scott & Co. Fine Jewelers

2nd Prize:  $750, OPEN  MINDS

3rd Prize:  $500, Lark

4th Prize:  $250, Harvest Investment  Services/ Kristine Witherow

5th Prize: $200, Gunnar Galleries

Purchase Award: $500, A&A Village Treasures

Landscape Award: $500, Land Conservancy of Adams County

Blick Art Materials Award: $125 gift certificate

Director’s Award: $100, Schmucker Art Gallery


Commission on Sales

The ACAC will take a 40% commission from the sale of art.  Please factor this into your price.


Entry Fee

$30 for current ACAC member

$45 for non-member (see membership form to join)

A non-refundable check payable to:  ACAC

Mail with entry to: