Call for Art: Contemplation in the Wasteland

The September-October 2018 show will feature the work of Mesa artist Craig Thornton,
accompanied by Juried Artists and the Millet House Art Collective.

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Exhibition dates: September 14-October 26, 2018

Craig Thornton, Featured Artist, writes that the title of the show is Contemplation in the Wasteland, and that the show willexplore the theme of identity as revealed through various figures in relation to beautiful yet harsh environments. Both the figures and the environments will draw from elements of fantasy and science fiction, filtering these items through my own lens to reveal a personal mythology.”

Please submit work that speaks to or explores the theme, Contemplation in the Wasteland. 

Submission Guidelines

  • Submit up to 3 artworks to
  • Include: Artist name and Contact phone
  • For each submission include the following information:
    Title and Medium
    Dimensions of each artwork (including frame)
    Price (Note: Artist 70%, Gallery 30% commission for each work sold)
  • Include images of artworks, no larger than 2 MB each
  • All 2 dimensional mediums are accepted. No larger than 26 x 26 inches, including frame.
  • Work must be ready to display and hang. (Must have a hanging wire or bracket to attach to the wall)
  • No damaged work will be accepted.
  • Submit only if you are able to drop off and pick up your artwork to The Millet House Gallery located at 440 West 1st St, Mesa AZ

Important Dates:

  • Submission Deadline: Saturday September 1, by midnight
  • Notification date: Thursday September 6, by midnight
  • Drop-off Dates:
    Sunday September 9, 2-7 pm
    Monday September 10, 4-7 pm
  • Opening Reception: Friday September 14, 6-10 pm
  • Closing Reception: Friday October 26, 6-10 pm
  • Pick-up Dates: Friday October 26, 9-10 pm, (After Closing Reception)
    Sunday October 28, 2-7 pm

Artists are encouraged to share the event and attend the opening reception as well as other open hours.

We look forward to seeing your art; good luck!



2018 Call for Featured Artists

The Gallery is looking for featured artists to exhibit in 2018. Featured artists have been chosen for 2018. The Call for Featured Artists for 2019 will be posted in Fall 2018.
Featured Artist Responsibilities:
· Propose a theme for featured show.
· Create a Call for Art which will be in conjunction with the exhibit.
· Create an announcement for exhibition which will include featured artist and juried artist · Hang their own art.
· Must be able to fill the front room portion of the gallery.
· Take down their show and prep the gallery for next exhibition.
The Millet House Gallery liaison is available to help and guide the featured artist responsibilities
Submission Guidelines
· Submit a written proposal for the theme of the show. The proposal must include: Title of show, Description for theme of the featured artist show, and Description for Call for Art for juried accompanying artists.
· Contact info: Name, Mailing address, Email, Phone number, Website address
· Artist Statement; include picture of yourself
  • Submit 5 examples of recent work (preferably in the last 2 years) Each image can be no larger than 2MBs
Each submission must include:
Dimensions of each artwork
  • All 2 dimensional mediums are accepted. No 3D work accepted at this time.
  • Submit only if you are able to prep, hang, and take down show at The Millet House Gallery, located at 440 West 1st St, Mesa AZ
  • It is preferred that featured artist be able to attend opening and closing of the show as well as volunteer for open gallery hours. (Hours vary and are flexible.) Submit ALL information to
Important Dates:
  • Submission Deadline: Dec 1st, 2017
Gallery Commission:
Artist 70%, Gallery 30% commission for each work sold

This 2019 Call for Art application does not commit The Millet House Gallery to enter into an agreement, to pay any costs incurred in the preparation of the proposal to this request or in subsequent negotiations or to produce any contract for the project referenced herein.
The Millet House Gallery reserves the right to reject any or all applications, reissue the application process, revise the project terms. While reasonable care will be taken, The Millet House Gallery is not responsible for loss or damage to materials included with applications.
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