Celebration of Family and Life

Call For Art:

San Juan Capistrano Library's 2018 Day of the Dead Art and Altar Exhibit: Dia De Los Muertos: Celebration of Family and Life"

Deadline to submit is August 15, 2018

Juried and Curated by Skye Amber Sweet


San Juan Capistrano Library

31495 El Camino Real, San Juan Capistrano, California 92675


Exhibition Dates: October 1through November 30, 2018

Reception: November 4, 2018

Drop Off: October 30, 2018

Pick Up: December 1, 2018


This call for art is open to poets, visual artists, digital artists, photographers and mini altar artists located in Southern California.  If you wish to participate and live out of state, Skyepoet is not responsible for any shipping costs to or from the exhibit.  

The San Juan Capistrano Library Gallery has twenty-eight walls measuring 47 inches wide. All submission pieces not to exceed 41 inches wide.  There are also six walls that are 24 inches across with a maximum submission size of 24 inches across.  Although pieces submitted must fit into the celebration of the Day of the Dead, we are open to all artistic expressions that tie into the past and the living. Skye Amber Sweet; local Los Angeles Art Mentor, Artist, and Muralist is curating the exhibit and will be selecting the best pieces to fit the call. She is looking to display pieces by artists that think outside the box but that are within the theme guidelines.  To be considered, please make sure only to submit your best work and or details of your best piece for the opportunity to exhibit multiples.  


Submissions will be accepted up to August 1, 2018. All Artists will be announced September 1, 2018.  We look forward to participating in the celebration of life and cannot wait to see what treasures you have in store! Send questions regarding this submission to skye@skyepoet.com  


To submit, please complete the form below after payment.  Any Questions, please contact Skye@skyepoet.com