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

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), 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 PrintmakersHonolulu Printmakers 2022 Annual Juried ExhibitionHonolulu Printmakersprintmaking, juriedOctober 7 - November 6, 2022
OʻahuHonoluluDowntown Art CenterHawaiʻi Watercolor Society 2022 Open ExhibitionHawaiʻi Watercolor Societywatercolor, juriedAugust 2 - 22, 2022
MauiMakawaoHui NoʻeauMalama Wao AkuaHui Noʻeau Visual Arts Center and East Maui Watershed Partnershipmixed media, juriedSeptember 9 - November 4, 2022
KauaʻiLīhuʻeKSA GalleryArt Kauai 2022Kauai Society of Artists (KSA)mixed media, juriedSeptember 17 - October 28, 2022
Oʻahu and MauiHonolulu and KahuluiDowntown Arts Center (Honolulu) and Maui Arts and Cultural Center2022 Hawaiʻi Craftsmen Annual Statewide ExhibitionHawaiʻi Craftsmenmixed media, juriedOʻahu September 17 - October 16, 2022, Maui November 8 - December 3, 2022
OʻahuHonoluluDowntown Art CenterFlashpointThe Flashpoint Groupmixed media, curatedOctober 29 - November 11, 2022
OahuHonoluluHawaii Opera PlazaHawaii's Woodshow 2022 - Na Laʻau o Hawaiʻiwood, juriedOctober 16-30, 2022
OahuHonoluluAupuni SpaceLure of the Local(e)Photography and sculpture, curatedOctober 22 - December 3, 2022
Hawaiʻi IslandHiloUniversity of Hawaiʻi-Hilo Campus Center GalleryPacific States Biennial North American (PSBN)Print media, juriedOctober 28 - December 31, 2022
Hawaiʻi IslandHiloWailoa CenterHawaiʻi Nei Art Exhibition 2022Mixed media, juriedNovember 4 - December 15, 2022
Hawaiʻi IslandKamuelaKahilu Theatre7th Annual Juried Exhibitionmixed media, juriedNovember 10, 2022 - January 22, 2023
OʻahuHonoluluBishop Square Pauahi Tower LobbyWomen Artists of Hawaiʻimixed media, curatedJanuary 7 - March 11, 2023
MauiMakawaoHui Noʻeau Visual Arts CenterHui Noʻeau 2023 Annual Juried ExhibitionHui Noʻeaumixed media, juriedJanuary 13 - February 18, 2023
MauiKahuluiMaui Arts and Cultural CenterʻIke Kanakamixed media, curatedJanuary 17 - March 18, 2023
MauiMakawaoViewpoints GalleryCelebration of Hawaiʻi 2023, Fire, Earth and Water 18th Annual Invitationalmixed media, curatedFebruary 4 - March 18, 2023