Call for Art – Éminence Grise (grey area)

Submitted by lampkin on Tue, 10/30/2018 - 9:47pm

Faux Pas Gallery is seeking artists for an exhibit opening during the Rochelle Christmas Walk.  The grey area:  “Éminence Grise” is the theme, which translates to grey eminence, essentially meaning an anonymous ruler – a leader but not a figurehead.   All forms of media are acceptable for this exhibit.

The gallery is located around 75 miles west of Chicago — at 308 Lincoln Hwy, Rochelle, IL — the town at the intersection of I-39 and I-88.


We ask 30% commission for work sold, so to determine retail price factor in your cost multiplied by 10 and divided by 7.

Submit Your Work

The deadline for submissions is Thanksgiving, November 22nd.  Drop off will be Sunday November 25th from 10:am to 8:pm. Submit up to 5 works using the form on this page, then gather up to 5 jpg images of your work (yourname_title.jpg) as described in your entry form and email them to

Please include titles, prices, and dimensions for each piece, along with an artist statement.  Go to this page to enter:

Basic Info
Deadline Type: 
Deadline or Post Expiration: 
Friday, November 23, 2018
Contact Information
Contact Name: 
Jeremy Lampkin
Contact Email: 
Contact Phone Number: 
Contact Address: 
308 Lincoln Hwy
Rochelle  Illinois  61068
United States
Call for Art – Éminence Grise (grey area) | Chicago Artists Resource


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