West of Center: All Media Exhibition

Established in 2008,  West of Center accepts submissions of original art in any media except film, video, electronic (sound) art. This year’s artwork will be juried by widely collected mosaic artist Darcel Deneau who, among many accolades, received the prestigious Kresge Arts in Detroit Fellowship in 2021 and is a lifetime honorary board member at the Detroit Artist Market. (Image: Kaleidoscope City | Darcel Deneau | October 2020)

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Exhibition Dates: August 29 – September 23, 2023


Eligibility: Artists, 18 and over, may submit a maximum of 3 original artworks in any media* within the last 5 years, and not previously exhibited at the Art House. The maximum size including any frame is 60” in any direction. *No film, video, electronic (sound) art.

Awards: Over $850+ in awards for 1-4 Place: $350, $200, $100, and $50; Honorable Mention Awards.

Fee: Non-refundable fees of $40 for non-members and $30 for Northville Art House members



Entry Deadline | Monday, July 17, 11:59 pm EST

Notification of Acceptance | Tuesday, August 1 by 5:00 pm EST

Art Delivery | Thursday & Friday, August 17–18, 12 – 2 pm; Prior by appointment

Live @ 5 Reception | Friday, Sept. 8, 5 – 8 pm with Awards Presentation at 6:15 pm

  • Accepted Artists Receive 2 FREE tickets to Reception; Guests $5 
  • Live Music by Michigan Singer, Songwriter, Guitarist Greg Nagy

Art Pick-Up | Saturday, Sept. 23, 3 pm – 4 pm & Monday, Sept. 25, 10 am – 12 pm; Regular hours after


Art Sales: A 35% commission will be charged on all art for sale.

Terms and Conditions: Submissions to the exhibition shall constitute an agreement to comply with terms and conditions set forth in the call for entries, entry form, and in the Art Exhibition and Sales Agreement.

Questions? Email Ryan Kaltenbach, Creative Director at exhibits@northvillearthouse.org.