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, CallForEntry.org, and published in the SFCA email newsletter.

Current Calls for Artists

SFCA Art in Public Places Program

There are no open calls at this time.

SFCA calls for artists are posted on Call For Entry (CaFE), www.CallForEntry.org. 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
OʻahuHonoluluBishop Square Pauahi Tower LobbyWomen Artists of HawaiʻiDexter Doimixed media, curated01-07-2023 to 03-11-2023
MauiMakawaoHui Noʻeau Visual Arts CenterHui Noʻeau 2023 Annual Juried ExhibitionHui Noʻeaumixed media, juried01-13-2023 to 02-18-2023
MauiKahuluiMaui Arts and Cultural CenterʻIke Kanakamixed media, curated01-17-2023 to 03-18-2023
OʻahuHonoluluUniversity of Hawaiʻi-Mānoa Art GalleryʻAi Pōhaku, Stone EatersPuʻuhonua Societycurated, Kanaka ʻŌiwi contemporary art01-22-2023 to 03-26-2023
MauiMakawaoViewpoints GalleryCelebration of Hawaiʻi 2023, Fire, Earth and Water 18th Annual Invitationalmixed media, curated02-04-2023 to 03-18-2023
Hawaiʻi IslandHolualoaDonkey Mill Art CenterMai Ka Pouli: (Re)presenations of MoananuiākeaDonkey Mill Art Centercurated, multi-media03-18-2023 to 07-08-2023
OʻahuHonoluluArts and Letters NuʻuanuMarooned in Paradise: A Forty Year Love Story - Doug and Sharon BrittJosh Tengan and Jamie Jacksoncurated, paintings, sculptures, fiber arts.05-05-2023 to 06-10-2023
OʻahuHonoluluBishop Square, Pauahi Tower LobbyElevenDexter Doicurated, painting, mixed media, sculpture05-15-2023 to 07-15-2023
Hawaiʻi IslandHiloWailoa Center6th Annual MidSummer Art CelebrationWailoa Centerjuried06-02-2023 to 06-28-2023
OʻahuHonoluluDowntown Art Center95th Annual Juried Exhibition of Honolulu PrintmakersHonolulu Printmakersjuried, printmaking06-02-2023 to 07-01-2023
OʻahuHonoluluBoxJellyArtist in Residence: Jenna Macy BoxJelly x Fishcake Artist in Residence Programcurated, mixed media06-02-2023 to 08-31-2023
MauiKahuluiMaui Arts and Cultural Center, Schaefer International GalleryMaui Arts and Cultural Center Biennial 2023Maui Arts and Cultural Centerjuried07-05-2023 to 08-26-2023
Hawaiʻi IslandKamuelaKahilu Theatre7th Annual Juried Exhibitionmixed media, juried11-10-2023 to 01-22-2023
OʻahuPearl CityHōʻikeākeā Gallery, Leeward Community CollegeʻAi Pōhaku, Stone EatersPuʻuhonua SocietycuratedMay 3 - August 13, 2023
OʻahuHonoluluEast-West Center, University of Hawaiʻi-MānoaʻAi Pōhaku, Stone Eaters Puʻuhonua SocietycuratedMay 3 - August 13, 2023
OʻahuHonoluluKoa Gallery, Kapiolani Community CollegeʻAi Pōhaku, Stone EatersPuʻuhonua SocietycuratedMay 29 - August 25, 2023
OʻahuHonoluluAupuni SpaceHal Lum and Nanea Lum in ConversationAupuni SpacecuratedJuly 27 - August 10, 2023
Hawaiʻi IslandHiloWailoa Center2023 Abstract Only! 13th Annual Multimedia National Juried CompetitionWailoa CenterjuriedAugust 4 - September 14, 2023
Hawaiʻi IslandHolualoaDonkey Mill Art CenterPhase Change: Porcelain in FluxDonkey Mill Art CentercuratedAugust 26 - October 14, 2023
OʻahuHonoluluEast-West Center Gallery2023 Hawaiʻi Watercolor Society Open Show - Reflections in WaterHawaiʻi Watercolor SocietyjuriedAugust 27 - October 1, 2023
OʻahuHonoluluArts and Letters NuʻuanuHōʻeu ManaArts and Letters NuʻuanucuratedSeptember 1- October 14, 2023
MauiMakawaoHui Noʻeau Visual Arts CenterMālama Wao AkuaHui NoʻeaujuriedSeptember 9 - November 3, 2023
KauaʻiLīhuʻeKauaʻi Society of Artists Gallery, Kukui Grove CenterArt Kauaʻi 2023Kauaʻi Society of ArtistsjuriedSeptember 16 - October 27, 2023
OʻahuHonoluluDowntown Art CenterHawaiʻi Craftsmen Annual Statewide Exhibition 2023Hawaiʻi CraftsmenjuriedSeptember 30 - October 28, 2023
Hawaiʻi IslandHiloWailoa Center2023 Hawaiʻi Nei Art ExhibitionThree Mountain Alliance / Hawaiʻi Island Art Alliance / Department of Land and Natural Resources Division of Forestry and Wildlife / Wailoa Center State ParksjuriedNovember 3 - December 14, 2023
OʻahuHonoluluDowntown Art CenterArtists of Hawaiʻi 2023Downtown Art CenterjuriedNovember 3 - 25, 2023
MauiKahuluiMaui Arts and Cultural Center Schaefer International GalleryMarcia Morse & George WoollardMaui Arts and Cultural Center Schaefer International GallerycuratedNovember 14 - December 30, 2023
Hawaiʻi IslandKamuelaFirehouse Gallery at the Waimea Arts CouncilPortal 2 @ Firehouse GalleryWaimea Arts CounciljuriedNovember 4 to December 24, 2023
O'ahuHonoluluThe Art Gallery, University of Hawaiʻi at MānoaMai Nā Kūpuna MaicuratedNovember 19, 2023 to February 11, 2024
MauiMakawaoHui Noʻeau Visual Arts Center2024 Hui Noʻeau Annual Juried ExhibitionHui NoʻeaujuriedJanuary 1 to February 16, 2024
MauiMakawaoViewpoints GalleryEmergence - honoring the past and looking towards the future of MauiViewpoints GallerycuratedDecember 17, 2023 - February 2, 2024
OʻahuHonoluluDowntown Art CenterArchitects as ArtistsDowntown Art CentercuratedJanuary 5 - 27, 2024
Hawaiʻi IslandKamuelaKahilu Theatre2024 Juried Art Exhibit - Interisland ActionKahilu TheatrecuratedJanuary 18 - March 3, 2023
OʻahuHonoluluDowntown Art CenterInterpreting the WildDowntown Art CentercuratedFebruary 17 - March 29, 2023
OʻahuHonoluluDowntown Art CenterMokuhanga: Building on TraditionDowntown Art CentercuratedFebruary 17 - March 29, 2023
MauiMakawaoViewpoints GalleryCelebration of Hawaiʻi 2024: Ka Leo Moana - The Voice of the Ocean 19th Annual InvitationalViewpoints Gallerycurated invitationalFebruary 18 - April 26, 2024
OahuHonoluluThe ARTS at Marks GarageHERstory IIIcuratedMarch 1 - 29, 2024
OahuHonoluluThe Art Gallery at the University of Hawaii at ManoaStill StandingcuratedMarch 3 - 31, 2024
OahuHonolulufishcakeNO FOGET!curatedMarch 15 - April 24, 2024
Hawaii IslandHolualoaDonkey Mill Art CenterHappy VeggiescuratedMarch 31 - June 29, 2024
OahuHonoluluHonolulu Printmakers96th Annual Juried Exhibition of Honolulu Printmakers (2024)Honolulu PrintmakersjuriedApril 4 - 30, 2024
OahuHonoluluDowntown Art Center GalleryFiber Hawaii 2024Hawaii CraftsmenjuriedMay 3 - June 1, 2024
Hawaii IslandHiloWailoa CenterThe Paths We Cross: Perspectives from the Korean DiasporaUniversity of Hawaii - Hilo Art and English DepartmentsjuriedMay 3 - June 20, 2024
OahuHonoluluBishop Square, Pauahi Tower LobbyAllegorycuratedMay 11 - July 13, 2024
MauiKahuluiMaui Arts and Cultural Center, Schaefer International GalleryFocusSchaefer International GallerycuratedJune 18 - August 7, 2024
OahuHonoluluArts and Letters NuʻuanuHeʻe Nalue: The Art and Legacy of Hawaiian SurfingArts and Letters NuʻuanucuratedJune 16 - July 21, 2024
OahuHonoluluAupuni SpaceThe Location of Up and DownAupuni SpacecuratedJuly 13 - September 1, 2024
OahuHonoluluDowntown Art CenterWayne Levin: A Life in Photography Retrospective 1965-2024Downtown Art CentercuratedJuly 25 - August 31, 2024
OahuHonoluluDowntown Art CenterHugh Jenkins and Stephanie Ross: Under the Influence; Glass From the Big Island YearsDowntown Art CentercuratedJuly 25 - August 31, 2024
OahuHonoluluArts and Letters Gallery NuʻuanuBudding Flowers: A Group ShowArts and Letters NuʻuanucuratedJuly 26 - September 1, 2024
Hawaiʻi IslandWaimeaKahilu TheatreFlowers 4 My Friends: Re/Marks on ColorKahilu TheatrecuratedAugust 1 - September 15, 2024
Hawaiʻi IslandHiloWailoa Cultural Center2024 Abstract Only! Annual Multimedia National Juried CompetitioncuratedAugust 2 - 29, 2024
Hawaiʻi IslandHiloEast Hawaiʻi Cultural CenterAll That Gather Under the SunEast Hawaiʻi Cultural CentercuratedAugust 3 - September 27, 2024
OahuHonoluluHawaiʻi Theatre CenterMolding ChangeManini GALLERYcuratedAugust 16 - September 29, 2024
OahuHonoluluThe Art Gallery, University of Hawaiʻi at MānoaSatoru Abe: 100 New PaintingscuratedAugust 20 - December 1, 2024
MauiKahuluiSchaefer International Gallery, Maui Arts and Cultural CenterAltered EarthMaui Arts and Cultural CentercuratedAugust 27 - October 19, 2024
OahuPearl CityHōikeākea Gallery, Leeward Community CollegeBitter/SweetcuratedAugust 31 - November 2, 2024
OahuHonoluluArts and Letters Gallery, NuʻuanuSmall Clusters: Work 5curatedSeptember 6 - October 13, 2024
OahuHonoluluThe ManifestHERE: Contemporary Queer Portraiture from HawaiʻijuriedSeptember 6 - October 27, 2024
KauaiLihueKauaʻi Society of Artists Gallery, Kukui Grove CenterArt Kauaʻi 2024Kauaʻi Society of ArtistsjuriedSeptember 13 -