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Call To Art: help me...

  • West Galleria - Oregon State Capitol 900 Court Street Salem, OR 97301 (map)


Thank you for your submissions! Artists will be notified Monday, April 15th.

Submission Dates: December 1 – March 31, 2019

Exhibition Date: June 20th, 2019

Venue: The West Galleria of the Oregon State Capitol

Help me…an intimate portrayal of mental illness” will extend to the Oregon State Legislature Capitol for a 1 Day sister show, to encourage a legislative push toward the betterment and extension of resources surrounding mental health care.

I am seeking artists who live with or have experienced mental illness, mental health issues, or suicide in any capacity and who have artwork they wish to exhibit that represents their experiences in this realm.

This show is an extension of the main show which will be at the Bush Barn’s AN Gallery May 4-June 23rd 2019. Learn more about the show in it’s entirely by checking out the Contributing Artists page:


To be considered for the show, please follow the guidelines below:

For visual artwork:

  • High quality, low resolution image

  • 1-5 Submissions per artist

  • Name your files as “fullname_title”

  • Medium and Size

For written work:

  • Formatted text file

  • 1-5 Submissions per artist

  • Name your file as “fullname_title”

Send to:

Selected works will be determined and artists notified April 15th, 2019. By submittingyour work, you recognize and approve that it may be used to represent the show for publicity purposes - online and/or in print. Your work remains your own, always, and will not be reproduced in any way outside of this purpose.

“The Loser, the Lost, and the Broken Child” by Jolyn Fry

“The Loser, the Lost, and the Broken Child” by Jolyn Fry

Later Event: May 3
Reception | help me...