Notre Dame College Calls for Art on the NDC Circle Entries

Notre Dame College (NDC), in partnership with the City of South Euclid, is calling for artists to present their works in the third annual Art on the NDC Circle.

The event is free and open to the public from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, June 22, and is part of a weekend of fine arts at the College that includes theatrical performances by the Cleveland Shakespeare Festival and Mercury Summer Stock Theatre.

Application entries from artists for Art on the NDC Circle can be submitted online at NotreDameCollege.edu/ArtOnTheCircle, or printed and mailed to Notre Dame College, 4545 College Rd., South Euclid, Ohio 44121, Attn: Karen Poelking. Digital images of current works and a previous booth layout must be submitted with the application.

Acceptance and rejection notices will be sent out via email no later than Monday, May 20. Accepted entries will pay a $50 exhibitor fee. Electricity, tables and chairs are available on a limited basis for an additional charge.


Ceramics, drawings, enamel, fiber, glass, graphics, jewelry, leather, metal, mixed media, painting (oil, acrylic, pastels, watercolor), paper, photography, printmaking, sculpture, wood, creative holography and xerography are acceptable.

All work must be original, priced and signed by artist. All paintings, drawings and graphics must be framed, matted or displayed tastefully in a portfolio or an appropriate stand.

Awards and Judging

Prize money will be awarded according to the decision of the judges for first, second and third places, as well as for the best looking booth. Prizes will be awarded without regard to artistic category. Artists must maintain their booths during all open hours to be eligible for prizes.


First Choice: $300

Second Choice: $250

Third Choice: $150

Best Looking Booth: $100


General information and polices, along with a printable application, are available online.



For 90 years, Notre Dame College has educated a diverse population in the liberal arts for personal, professional and global responsibility. Founded by the Sisters of Notre Dame in 1922, the College has grown strategically to keep pace with the rapidly changing needs of students and the dramatic changes in higher education. But it has never lost sight of its emphasis on teaching students not only how to make a good living but also how to live a good life.

Today, the College offers bachelor’s degrees in 30 disciplines plus a variety of master's degrees, certification programs and continuing and professional development programs for adult learners on campus and online. Notre Dame College offers 22 NCAA Division II intercollegiate athletic programs for men and women and is located in a picturesque residential neighborhood just 25 minutes from the heart of Cleveland. Hallmarks of the Notre Dame experience include stimulating academics, personalized attention of dedicated faculty and staff, and small class sizes.


Notre Dame College is located at 4545 College Road in South Euclid.