Artist Alliance is an affiliate group of membership available to OMA members at any level for an additional fee of $20 per year per person. Current OMA members who add Artist Alliance to their existing membership level will continue to be current members until their existing expiration date. Annual renewals will include the membership level plus the Artist Alliance fee. Membership in Artist Alliance provides opportunities for interaction, visibility, and growth for artists in the region.
Artist Alliance members are featured in an online registry that can be linked to their artist website. If you have an artist website, Instagram page, or Facebook page you would like added to the registry please contact Katie Dolgov at firstname.lastname@example.org with the URL.
Not a member? Click here to join now online, or call (760) 435-3724.
ARTIST SUBMISSION OPPORTUNITIES
Artist Alliance Art Mart On The Terrace
Artist Alliance members are invited to submit work that represents the height of creativity and imagination for this juried pop-up Art Mart that will take place on the front terrace of OMA. Ten artists will be selected to participate on each of the two days of the market.
Click here for the full prospectus and to submit artwork for this juried event.
Submissions Close: April 19
Acceptances Announced: May 3
Event Dates: June 5 and 6, 11:00am–5:00pm
2021 Artist Alliance Biennial
This juried exhibition at OMA will feature a cross-section of the most noteworthy artwork from the museum’s talented Artist Alliance members.
Submissions Open: Mid-July
Submissions Close: October 4
Exhibition Opens: December 18
Plein Air Festival
Artists of all skill levels are encouraged to participate in this week-long event in Oceanside with a number of awards and art sale opportunities as well as a juried exhibition. Any artist may participate–they do not need to be members. However, members of OMA’s Artist Alliance group receive a discount on registration rates. Students may register for free.
Registration Opens: May 1
Festival Dates: July 24–31
Juried Exhibition: August 1–October 10
The final call for submissions closed on June 3, 2019.
Plein Air Paint In
Coffee And Conversation
ARTIST ALLIANCE EVENTS
OMA holds a number of events that either feature Artist Alliance members’ artwork, are exclusive to Artist Alliance members, or offer free or discounted admission.