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

No calls as of August 20, 2021.

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.

2021 Approved Exhibit Visits

IslandCityVenueExhibit TitleExhibit OrganizersTypeExhibit Dates
MauiKahuluiMaui Arts and Cultural CenterO KalaniPaintings and sculptures, curatedMay 15 - August 29, 2021
Hawaiʻi IslandKamuelaFirehouse GalleryEruptions and Interruptions, Hawaiʻi Artists Interpret Experiences of Living on the EdgeWaimea Arts Councilmixed media, juriedAugust 4 - September 26, 2021
Hawaiʻi IslandHiloWailoa CenterAbstract Only!Mixed media, juried.August 6 - 26, 2021
Hawaiʻi IslandHolualoaDonkey Mill Art CenterNā Kapa KuʻinaDonkey Mill Art Centerkapa, curatedAugust 28 - October 9, 2021
OʻahuHonoluluDowntown Art CenterHawaii Watercolor Society Open ExhibitHawaii Watercolor Societywatercolor, juriedAugust 31 - September 18, 2021
MauiMakawaoHui Noʻeau Visual Arts CenterMalama Wao Akuamixed media, juried.September 10 - November 5, 2021
KauaʻiLihueKSA GalleryArt KauaiKauai Society of Artists (KSA)mixed media, juried.September 17 - October 29, 2021
OʻahuHonoluluDowntown Art CenterInspirationsHawaii Handweavers' Hui and Glass Fusion Collectivemixed media, juriedSeptember 30 - October 14, 2021
OʻahuHonoluluDowntown Art CenterHawaiʻi Craftsmen Annual Statewide Exhibition 2021Hawaiʻi Craftsmenmixed media, juriedOctober 23 - November 19, 2021
Hawaiʻi IslandHiloWailoa CenterHawaii Nei 2021Hawaiʻi Island Art Alliancemixed media, juriedNovember 5 - December 2, 2021
Hawaiʻi IslandKamuelaKahilu TheatreBrilliance of NowKahilu Theatre Foundationmixed media, juriedNovember 9, 2021 - January 10, 2022
OʻahuHonoluluHawaii Opera PlazaHawaii's Woodshow 2021wood, juriedNovember 20 - December 5, 2021
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 Museum of ArtArtists of Hawaiʻi Nowmixed media, curatedSeptember 16, 2021 - January 16, 2022
OʻahuHonoluluHonolulu PrintmakersHonolulu Printmakers 2022 Annual Juried ExhibitionHonolulu Printmakersprintmaking, juriedApril 8 - May 8, 2022
MauiMakawaoViewpoints GalleryCelebration of Hawaiʻi 2022mixed media, curatedFebruary 27 - April 16, 2022