Artist Selection Criteria & Timeframe

Artist Selection Criteria & Timeframe

Artists must live in the Pacific Northwest (Oregon, Washington, Northern California, Alaska and British Columbia). Selection is informed by overall quality and craftsmanship, connection with and exploration of the natural world including the exploration of contemporary social and ecological issues and perspectives, and how recently the work was created.


Artist nominations and submissions due – February 28th

Selection Process – March through April

Artist Invites Sent - June

Invited Artist Acceptance Response Due – June

Sitka Art International – first full weekend of November