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 About Healdsburg Center for the Arts

Nestled in the heart of Sonoma County Wine Country, Healdsburg Center for the Arts (HCA) holds the special distinction of operating the only non-profit organization-run art gallery among the 26 art galleries located in the art, food and wine destination town of Healdsburg, California. With a central downtown location, supported by a vibrant community of art aficionados, a steady, year-around influx of art seekers from the San Francisco Bay Area, and tourists from around the world, Healdsburg Center for the Arts is perfectly poised to bring vibrant and innovative art to the forefront of the wine country scene.

Healdsburg Center for the Arts is located at 130 Plaza Street, Healdsburg, California, 95448. Regular hours of operation are Sunday, Monday, Wednesday and Thursday 11am-5pm, and Friday and Saturday from 11am to 6pm.



18th Annual Gift Gallery

November 23 – December 30

Each holiday season, Healdsburg Center for the Arts searches for a bounty of artist made goods. This 18th Annual Gift Gallery offers an opportunity for artists to share their work with the community, providing original, hand-crafted creations for people to share and enjoy. Hundreds of visitors and locals visit HCA during the holiday season, looking for unique gifts. Please join us and enrich our show with your creative artistry!

Gift Gallery artists will provide HCA with an initial inventory of pieces and be able to refresh as inventory as sales occur. 

Entry deadline: 20 October 2019

Holiday Gift Gallery: 23 November – 30 December

Opening Reception: Friday, 29 November from 5-8PM

All applications must be submitted through EntryThingy

Jury notifications:

Applications received by September 1: notified September 6
Early submissions will be considered for images on the marketing materials.

Applications received by October 20: notified October 25



ART UNLEASHED – The 2020 Members’ Exhibit

Details and submission form HERE



All Creatures Great & Small
May 23 – July 5

Our world is a masterpiece made up of creatures from the largest mammal, the blue whale to the smallest organisms, or from our imaginations. They amuse us, intrigue us, scare us, but mostly enhance our experience here on Earth. This show is open artists in any media of your choice – show us what inspires you!

Exhibition Dates: May 23rd -July 5th 2020
Opening Reception: Saturday, May 23, 5:00 to 7:00 PM
Closing Tea & Artist Salon: Sunday, July 5, 11:00AM to 5:00PM
April 8, 2020, Applications Close
April 16, 2020, Notification of Jury Results
May 18 – 19, Delivery of work

All applications must be submitted through EntryThingy

Jury notifications:

Applications received by April 8: notified April 16
Early submissions will be considered for images on the marketing materials.


Jury Fee: $20 HCA Members; $35 non-members (HCA 1 year membership for working artists is $40)

All shipping of work to and from Healdsburg Center for the Arts is the responsibility of the artist.

Healdsburg Center for the Arts retains 40% commission on sales of artwork. Artists receive 60%.

Click here to apply on EntryThingy, or see hints at bottom of page



Here’s how to apply:

ENTRYTHINGY HINTS

IMAGE UPLOAD: Minimum size 400kb Maximum Size 4mb; minimum width 150 pixels

UPLOAD ALL OF YOUR IMAGES PRIOR TO SUBMITTING AND PAYING YOUR ENTRY FEE.