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Selling Your Art

The SFCA acquires artwork from across the state of Hawaiʻi for the Art in Public Places Collection.

General Information

Most purchases for the Art in Public Places Collection are artworks nominated by Acquisition Award Selection Committees (AASCs) that visit curated and/or juried exhibits in the state of Hawaiʻi. Learn more about how to invite a committee to a visit. Exhibits approved for a committee visit are listed below, and also published in the SFCA email newsletter.

Request for Qualifications (RFQ) calls for artists for Art in Public Places Commissioned Works of Art are also posted on CaFÉ,, and published in the SFCA email newsletter.

Current Calls for Artists

Art in Public Places Request for Qualifications (RFQ)

RFQ opened on Friday, April 15, 2022. Application deadline Monday May 16, 2022. For more information and to apply, go the Call for Entry website:

SFCA calls for artists are posted on Call For Entry (CaFE), Artists will need to be registered on CaFE to be able to log in and respond to a call for artists. It’s free to register and set up an account with a work portfolio and resume.

Subscribe to the email newsletter to be notified of future calls.

2022 Approved Exhibit Visits

IslandCityVenueExhibit TitleExhibit OrganizersTypeExhibit Dates
Hawaiʻi IslandWaimeaFirehouse GalleryHuakaʻi/JourneyWaimea Arts Councilmixed media, juriedJuly 1 - August 31, 2022
OʻahuHonoluluHonolulu Museum of ArtArtists of Hawaiʻi NowHonolulu Museum of Artmixed media, curatedSeptember 16, 2021 - January 16, 2022
Hawaiʻi IslandKamuelaKahilu TheatreBrilliance of NowKahilu Theatre Foundationmixed media, juriedNovember 9, 2021 - January 10, 2022
Hawaii IslandHiloAbove the EquatorRemittance: Melissa Chimera and Maikaʻi TubbsAbove the Equatormixed media, curatedNovember 5, 2021 - January 7, 2022
MauiMakawaoHui Noʻeau Visual Arts Center2022 Hui Noʻeau Annual Juried Exhibition Hui Noʻeaumixed media, juriedJanuary 14 - February 18, 2022
OʻahuHonoluluHonolulu PrintmakersHonolulu Printmakers 2022 Annual Juried ExhibitionHonolulu Printmakersprintmaking, juriedpostponed to September 2022
MauiMakawaoViewpoints GalleryCelebration of Hawaiʻi 2022mixed media, curatedFebruary 27 - April 16, 2022
OahuHonoluluvariousHawaiʻi Triennial 2022, Pacific Century - E Hoʻomau no MoananuiākeaHawaiʻi Contemporarymixed media, curatedFebruary 18 - May 8, 2022
OahuHonoluluDowntown Art CenterFiber Hawaiʻi 2022: Fire and FiberHawaiʻi Craftsmenmixed media, juriedJune 8 - 26, 2022
OʻahuHonoluluDowntown Art CenterHawaiʻi Watercolor Society 2022 Open ExhibitionHawaiʻi Watercolor Societywatercolor, juriedAugust 2 - 22, 2022