Current and Upcoming Exhibitions

The San Diego Watercolor Society features a new exhibition each month. Visitors to our gallery can enjoy the latest artwork and vote for their favorite. SDWS Members have the opportunity to enter their artwork.

Click HERE to learn more about entering member exhibitions


 

2020 November "Nox Mente" Virtual Member Exhibition (Thomason Cash Award)

Show Dates: Nov 1, 2020 - Nov 28, 2020
Juror: Stan Kurth
Online Entry Begins: Oct 15, 2020
Online Entry Ends: Oct 31, 2020
Jury Date: Nov 2, 2020
Reception: Nov 6, 2020
Notes:

2020 Plein Air Exhibition Virtual Exhibition

Show Dates: Nov 22, 2020 - Dec 31, 2020
Juror: Eric Rhoads
Online Entry Begins: Oct 15, 2020
Online Entry Ends: Nov 15, 2020
Jury Date: Nov 16, 2020
Reception: Dec 6, 2020
Notes:
VIRTUAL Exhibitions must be entered online with a digital image. Entries will be juried and awarded online.There will be NO physical entry day at the gallery. All accepted artwork must be for sale unframed and unmatted. You WILL NOT bring your paintings to the gallery. Read Plein Air Exhibition Requirements prior to entry.  

2020 December "Solstice Shadow" Virtual Member Exhibition

Show Dates: Nov 29, 2020 - Dec 26, 2020
Juror: Vi Gassman
Online Entry Begins: Nov 15, 2020
Online Entry Ends: Nov 28, 2020
Jury Date: Nov 30, 2020
Reception: Dec 4, 2020
Notes:
VIRTUAL Exhibitions must be entered online with a digital image. Entries will be juried and awarded online.There will be NO physical entry day at the gallery. All accepted artwork must be for sale unframed and unmatted. You WILL NOT bring your paintings to the gallery. Read Member Exhibition Requirements prior to entry.

2021 January "Values Matter" Virtual Member Exhibition

Show Dates: Dec 30, 2020 - Jan 30, 2021
Juror: Laurin McCracken
Online Entry Begins: Dec 12, 2020
Online Entry Ends: Dec 26, 2020
Jury Date: Dec 28, 2020
Reception: Jan 1, 2021
Notes:
VIRTUAL Exhibitions must be entered online with a digital image. Entries will be juried and awarded online.There will be NO physical entry day at the gallery. All accepted artwork must be for sale unframed and unmatted. You WILL NOT bring your paintings to the gallery. Read Member Exhibition Requirements prior to entry.

2021 February "New Beginnings" Member Exhibition

Show Dates: Feb 3, 2021 - Feb 27, 2021
Juror: Julie Davis
Online Entry Begins: Jan 12, 2021
Online Entry Ends: Jan 26, 2021
Jury Date: Jan 28, 2021
Reception: Feb 5, 2021
Notes:
In-Gallery Exhibition. Must be entered online with a digital image. Entries will be juried and awarded online. Accepted artists will be notified by email with instructions for painting drop-off on Saturday after jurying.

2021 March "My Life, My Story" Member Exhibition

Show Dates: Mar 3, 2021 - Mar 27, 2021
Juror: Graeme Stevenson
Online Entry Begins: Feb 9, 2021
Online Entry Ends: Feb 23, 2021
Jury Date: Feb 25, 2021
Reception: Mar 5, 2021
Notes:
In-Gallery Exhibition. Must be entered online with a digital image. Entries will be juried and awarded online. Accepted artists will be notified by email with instructions for painting drop-off on Saturday after jurying.

2021 April "Color Zone" Member Exhibition

Show Dates: Mar 31, 2021 - Apr 24, 2021
Juror: Richard Hawk
Online Entry Begins: Mar 9, 2021
Online Entry Ends: Mar 23, 2021
Jury Date: Mar 25, 2021
Reception: Apr 2, 2021
Notes:
In-Gallery Exhibition. Must be entered online with a digital image. Entries will be juried and awarded online. Accepted artists will be notified by email with instructions for painting drop-off on Saturday after jurying.

2021 May "Shape Zone" Member Exhibition

Show Dates: Apr 28, 2021 - May 29, 2021
Juror: Sharron Lynn Williams
Online Entry Begins: Apr 6, 2021
Online Entry Ends: Apr 20, 2021
Jury Date: Apr 22, 2021
Reception: Apr 30, 2021
Notes:
In-Gallery Exhibition. Must be entered online with a digital image. Entries will be juried and awarded online. Accepted artists will be notified by email with instructions for painting drop-off on Saturday after jurying.

2021 June "Violent Hues" Member Exhibition

Show Dates: Jun 2, 2021 - Jun 26, 2021
Juror: Bob Burridge
Online Entry Begins: May 11, 2021
Online Entry Ends: May 25, 2021
Jury Date: May 27, 2021
Reception: Jun 4, 2021
Notes:
In-Gallery Exhibition. Must be entered online with a digital image. Entries will be juried and awarded online. Accepted artists will be notified by email with instructions for painting drop-off on Saturday after jurying.

2021 July "Complement Conversations" Member Exhibition

Show Dates: Jun 30, 2021 - Jul 31, 2021
Juror: Dean Mitchell
Online Entry Begins: Jun 8, 2021
Online Entry Ends: Jun 22, 2021
Jury Date: Jun 24, 2021
Reception: Jul 2, 2021
Notes:
In-Gallery Exhibition. Must be entered online with a digital image. Entries will be juried and awarded online. Accepted artists will be notified by email with instructions for painting drop-off on Saturday after jurying.

2021 August "Lazy Days" Member Exhibition

Show Dates: Aug 4, 2021 - Aug 28, 2021
Juror: Robin Erikson
Online Entry Begins: Jul 13, 2021
Online Entry Ends: Jul 27, 2021
Jury Date: Jul 29, 2021
Reception: Aug 6, 2021
Notes:
In-Gallery Exhibition. Must be entered online with a digital image. Entries will be juried and awarded online. Accepted artists will be notified by email with instructions for painting drop-off on Saturday after jurying.

2021 September "Beyond Rules Experimental" Member Exhibition

Show Dates: Sep 1, 2021 - Sep 25, 2021
Juror: Matthew Bird
Online Entry Begins: Aug 10, 2021
Online Entry Ends: Aug 24, 2021
Jury Date: Aug 26, 2021
Reception: Sep 3, 2021
Notes:
In-Gallery Exhibition. Must be entered online with a digital image. Entries will be juried and awarded online. Accepted artists will be notified by email with instructions for painting drop-off on Saturday after jurying.

2021 November "Crazy about Blue" Member Exhibition

Show Dates: Nov 3, 2021 - Nov 27, 2021
Juror: Barbara Tapp
Online Entry Begins: Oct 12, 2021
Online Entry Ends: Oct 26, 2021
Jury Date: Oct 28, 2021
Reception: Nov 5, 2021
Notes:
In-Gallery Exhibition. Must be entered online with a digital image. Entries will be juried and awarded online. Accepted artists will be notified by email with instructions for painting drop-off on Saturday after jurying.

2021 December "Frozen in Time" Member Exhibition

Show Dates: Dec 1, 2021 - Jan 1, 2022
Juror: Angela Chang
Online Entry Begins: Nov 9, 2021
Online Entry Ends: Nov 23, 2021
Jury Date: Nov 25, 2021
Reception: Dec 3, 2021
Notes:
In-Gallery Exhibition. Must be entered online with a digital image. Entries will be juried and awarded online. Accepted artists will be notified by email with instructions for painting drop-off on Saturday after jurying.