Call to Artists! LumaFest Art Show

Theme: Food Justice and Regeneration

The artwork should reflect the theme "Food Justice and Regeneration". The theme should refer to Santa Rosa Junior College's commitment to sustainable practices for food, the environment, and the people who produce it. 

Enter your piece in the 2017 SRJC Petaluma LumaFest juried exhibit of paintings created by SRJC alumni, faculty, students, and other artists residing in the County of Sonoma and the Sonoma County Junior College District. 

On Saturday October 14, stop by the SRJC Petaluma Art Lab (room 328) to see which piece won! 

Entry Fee:



Entries must be original work of the exhibitor.

Oil or acrylic on canvas, or mixed media using sturdy materials.

Stretcher bars can be standard depth but no less than 1” thick.


Minimum 18" x 24" or 18" x 18"
Maximum 4 feet in height and 8 feet in width
Anything in between the minimum and maximum dimensions!

Judging Criteria:

Originality and creativity in respect to the theme of "Food Justice and Regeneration".

Impact 30%
Relation to Theme 30%
Technical Quality 20%
Presentation 20%


First Place: *$275.00 (*will be owned by the college)

Second Place: $150.00

Third Place: $75.00

Drop off and Pick up:

  • All artwork must be submitted by Friday, October 13th, between 9:00 - 12:00 pm, and delivered to the Petaluma Campus Administration Office, Bulding  600 with an Entry Form. You may submit the Entry Form online, below, if your name is included with your piece.
  • If you need to deliver it before Friday, you can drop off your art on Tuesday, October 10th, or Wednesday, October 11th between 9:00am - 12:00pm.
  • You may submit up to two (2) separate pieces.
  • After LumaFest, the selected piece will become the property of SRJC and displayed at a selected location on the Petaluma campus. All non-selected pieces must be picked up by the owner on Saturday, October 14 between 4-5 p.m.

Artist must provide a 3”x 5” title card that includes the following information:

  1. Title of work
  2. Description of piece (25 word limit)
  3. Artist’s name

Have a question? Contact Claudia McCain at or call (707) 778-3612.
(Any entries deemed to be inconsistent with the College’s mission and values will not be entered into the exhibit.)