Call for Artists for Display in the Garden Room Gallery

A Non-Profit Organization
Presents a New Art Space
Garden Room Gallery


Open to all artists or Iowa State University students 18 and over. You are invited to submit five digital images representing up to twenty original works of art for display in the Garden Room Gallery at Reiman Gardens. Solo and group exhibitions permitted. Open to 2D media only (with some exceptions for mixed media/3D work conforming to size/weight guidelines). Only online entries with digitally submitted images will be accepted. Digital entries will be accepted on a rolling basis for exhibition during one of four seasonal displays. Notification will be made via email to accepted artists. Please keep a copy of the prospectus for dates and contact information.


CLICK HERE to access additional information and directions on submitting your artwork. CLICK HERE to fill out an application to submit your artwork for consideration. For additional information, contact Education Manager, Sara Merritt at or 515-294-1318. CLICK HERE to view a larger photo of the Garden Room Gallery for reference.

The Garden Room Gallery is open to bodies of work which exemplify Reiman Gardens’ mission to “educate,
enchant, and inspire an appreciation of plants, butterflies, and the beauty of the natural world.” Work which relates to our “theme year” will also be considered. The 2017 theme is “Water”, the 2018 theme is “Movement”, and the 2019 theme is “Toys and Games.” Each theme can be interpreted broadly.

Digital entries will be accepted on a rolling basis for one of four seasonal displays:
– Winter: January 8 – March 31
– Spring: April 8 – June 30
– Summer: July 8 – September 30
– Autumn: October 8 – December 31