Calls for Art

Ellington-White Contemporary Gallery with support from the Arts Council of Fayetteville/Cumberland County presents

ARTISTS WHO TEACH 2022: National Juried Competition, 

October 1 – November 19, 2022

Fayetteville State University Rosenthal Art Gallery

Ellington-White Contemporary Gallery

• Reception & Awards: Saturday, October 01, 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. •

Fayetteville, North Carolina — with support from the Arts Council of Fayetteville/Cumberland County the Ellington-White Community Development Corporation (EWCDC) opens its fifth national “Artists Who Teach” exhibition on Saturday, October 1st in the Rosenthal Gallery at Fayetteville State University and Ellington-White Contemporary Gallery. Artists receptions from 1:00 – 3:00 pm., will take place at both locations.

“Artists Who Teach 2022” is a national juried competition celebrating Visual Art Educators and Art Education. Current and former national art educators will be exhibiting over fifty works for this competition which will run from October 10 thru November 19, 2022.


JURORS: Harris Wiltsher, artist, Facilitator & Associate Professor, Visual Arts Program, Florida A&M University. Wiltsher’s artistic endeavors span from being a Bronx Recognizes Its Own (BRIO) recipient, visiting artist, lecturer, independent curator, program administrator for the Florida Art in State Buildings Program, professor, area facilitator and gallery director at Florida A & M University. Education: Cranbrook Academy of Art, Bloomfield Hills, MI, MFA - Printmaking, and Dwight Smith, artist, Associate Professor of Visual Arts at Fayetteville State University, Ellington-White CDC founder, MFA - Painting Lesley University College of Art and Design, Cambridge, MA., selected the works from a CaFE national call for art.


A special guest juror will award prizes to the top six works of art in the exhibition.  All selected national artists will be exhibited on-line on the Ellington-White Contemporary gallery’s website. Ellington-White Contemporary will also install the exhibition.