Bold Expressions

Bold Expressions is the annual International Open Show for Northern California Arts, Inc. Often called "BoldX" for short,  this show invites daring, high-impact pieces in a variety of media, from traditional to experimental.

NCA Bold Expressions Best of Show "Candy Heart" by Amy Vidra

NCA Bold Expressions Best of Show "Candy Heart" by Amy Vidra

Bold Expressions is a qualified juried show for those working towards Artist Standing certification.

2019 Show Chair: Paul Dessau

Important Dates for 2019

  • Entry deadline: Saturday, August 10th
  • Notification of Acceptance: Monday, August 26th
  • Hand-Deliver work: Friday, Sept, 20th 1:00 - 5:00 pm & Saturday Sept. 21st 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Deadline to receive shipped artwork: Saturday, Sept 21st
  • Exhibit Dates: October 1st - 27th
  • 2nd Saturday Reception: October 12th, 5:30 - 8:30 pm
  • Awards Reception: Sunday, October 27th, 2:00-5:00 pm
  • Final art pickup: Sunday, October 27th, after 5:00 pm

Entries are closed for 2019.

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