Chestnut Gallery/Exhibitions

The Chestnut Gallery aspires to visually enrich our community by exhibiting local, regional and national artists focusing on a broad spectrum of media and expressive styles.

Ines Krolo

 Ines Krolo: Captured Moments  Show runs August 11-September 15.
Opening Reception August 11 7-8:30 p.m

Carmen Duran

 Carmen Duran Paintings
Show runs November 1 - December 1. Opening reception will be November 2 from 7 - 8:30pm.

Tell Tale Arts: A Vision of the Macabre: Juried Exhibition & Call for Artists

Tell Tale Arts: A Vision of the Macabre- Juried Exhibition

Call for Artists!

The Chestnut Center for the Arts seeks entries for our first annual Tell Tale Arts: A Vision of the Macabre juried exhibition celebrating the spooky, the creepy, the ghastly and the whimsical aspects of “All Hallows Eve”. Artists of all ages are welcome to submit any 2D and 3D media type by September 25th. Entries should be appropriate for PG-13 audiences.

Copy the “entry form” and fill out the required fields. Submit up to five images: All entries, regardless of media type, must be sent as jpgs with a file size no larger 3MB.  All entries require a non-refundable $16.74 ($15 + Eventbrite services fee of $1.74). Applicants can submit their entry fee by visiting the exhibitions tab on under Tell Tale Arts: A Vision of Macabre. Click “application fee” button). An email receipt will be sent once application materials are received. Also include a recent artist statement with your application.

Please submit your entry form, artist statement and 5 images to:

Selected artwork will be on display from October 9-31.  The Artist Reception will be held October 28 beginning at 7:00 p.m.

For more information or questions contact the Chestnut Center office at 715-389-8999 or email

 Accepted artists will be contacted by September 29th by email. Artwork needs to be delivered to Chestnut Center for the Arts main office (208 South Chestnut Avenue, Marshfield, WI 54449) by October 5th before 4 p.m. The Artists’ Reception will be held on the evening of Saturday, October 28th, in conjunction with Chestnut Center for the Arts’ annual Halloween costume party: “The Bone Shakin’ Bash” (Accepted artists will receive two complimentary tickets). The winner of “Best in Show” will be awarded a solo exhibition in the Chestnut Center for the Arts Main Gallery for the 2018 exhibition season. 


Artist Entry Form (copy and paste in a Word Document and send as an attachment)




City: State: Zip:



Website (optional):

Please list for each image: Title / Medium / Dimensions (H x W x D) / Year / Price

Name each JPEG file with the correlating number on the entry form, your name, title, medium, size, year and price (example – 01smith-flowers-oiloncanvas-12x24-2014-$950.jpeg)

  1. Title:                        Medium:                          Size:                           Year:                   Price:

    2. Title:                        Medium:                          Size:                           Year:                   Price:

    3. Title:                        Medium:                          Size:                           Year:                   Price:

    4. Title:                        Medium:                          Size:                           Year:                   Price:

    5. Title:                        Medium:                          Size:                           Year:                   Price:

    Ο Yes, I accept the following terms and conditions:

  • All 2D work must be framed or ready to hang.
  • All 3D work must be labelled with an inventory sticker with: Initials, Inventory # and  Price. Example: (JD-1 $100)
  • Artist to receive 65% of listed price Chestnut Center for the Arts commission: 35%.
  • Exhibitions will run October 9-31, 2017.
  • Artists accepted for shows automatically allow Chestnut Center for the Arts to use images for publicity purposes only.Bottom of Form
  • Chestnut Center for the Arts is not liable for any damage to artwork while on display during the exhibition.

Signature (email):______________________________________Date:______________

On Display in the Fireplace Room:

Gene Wesley
April 2015