Strictly Abstract


O’Hanlon Center for the Arts
Opens April 16, 2024 at


Submit online through CaFE – by Mar 26, 11pm pacific

Creating a profile on CaFE is free but there is a submission/jury fee for this show. (see below)


O’Hanlon Center invites you to submit work for our Online show:

Strictly Abstract

Juried by Anthony Meier

Online show: Opens April 16, 2024

Zoom Roundtable: Thursday, April 18, at 4pm Pacific Time



O’Hanlon Center is looking for fresh, nonrepresentational work that inspires, evokes, and conveys the essence of your art. 

Juried by world renowned gallerist Anthony Meier.

Ann O’Hanlon said:

“… discover the uniqueness, the singular presence, the vibration, color, shape, texture, temperature, time-space motion, of oneself. IT IS ALL BOUND TO BE THERE”


Our curation and presentation of the selected work is exceptional. We promote the artists through social media, print media and through our email outreach.  We create a quality printable catalog of the show and the the online shows are archived but accessible after close of show. Visit our website to see examples of other online shows:

To create the program we download the artists’ works description, title and price for the selected art from what artists submit to CaFE. When entering this information, PLEASE be sure your art descriptions and artist statement are correct.

O’Hanlon Center for the Arts emphasizes the creative process and the continued pursuit of meaning and authenticity through observation, exploration, and experimentation.

Each artist may submit up to 3 individual pieces of artwork for consideration into this juried show. All media welcome except video. YES photography, fiber, sculpture, digital etc. Diptychs and Triptychs are considered 1 piece of work. Diptychs and Triptychs must be submitted as one image. 

Submissions fees to O’Hanlon Center for the Arts:


  • File Type: JPEG or JPG only.
  • File Dimensions: 1,200 pixels or greater on the longest side.
  • File Size: between 1 – 5 MB.
  • Color Profile: sRGB

Deadline for Submissions is Tuesday March 26, 2024 at 11 pm Pacific Time.

Artists will be notified of results by email by 5 pm Friday, April 5, 2024.

There will be a zoomed Roundtable art discussion to celebrate the show on Thursday, April 18 at 4 pm Pacific time, open to all.  Zoom link will be emailed to selected artists and available on OHCA Website.

Works previously shown at the O’Hanlon Gallery in-house or online are not eligible for consideration.


Open to all artists ages 16 and above.


By submitting artwork to be considered for any Exhibition, Artist understands and agrees to Gallery Policies shown below.

Online Exhibits

By submitting artwork to be considered for any Exhibition, Artist understands and agrees to the following:

  • Participants: Open to all artists age 16 and over.
  • Artwork Eligibility: Works previously shown at the O'Hanlon Gallery online are not eligible.
  • Exhibit Curation: For most exhibits, not all artists will have artwork selected for showing. Final artwork selections are up to the Exhibit Juror(s) and/or Installer/Curator, both of which vary from show to show.
  • Artwork Sales: Buyers will pay Artist directly for any art sales. Artist agrees to contact OHCA of this sale and make a donation to OHCA of 30% of the sale price, on all sales of artwork within the first 60 days of the exhibition. This includes all artwork exhibited in an OHCA Gallery, in an online OHCA website gallery, and facilitated by OHCA. Donations to OHCA are tax-deductible to the extent permissible by law.
  • Artwork Pricing: Artwork does not need to be for sale. You may mark a piece as NFS (Not For Sale) or POR (Price on Request.)
  • Publicity: By submitting work, artists agree that photographic images and/or video of the artist and/or their artwork, in whole or in part, may be used by OHCA in various forms including but not limited to print, online and social media.
  • Newsletter: Artists agree to be added to O'Hanlon Center newsletter mailing list and can unsubscribe at any time.
Postcard for Autumn's Palette exhibit. Artwork showing stylized leaves.

Art: Ann O’Hanlon: “Four Moods in an Environment”; Design: JFT


Anthony Meier

Anthony Meier was established in 1984 as a private dealer in the secondary market. Working with both public and private collections, Anthony Meier built a highly regarded international reputation specializing in post- World War II contemporary masters. In 1996 Anthony Meier opened a public gallery space in the Pacific Heights neighborhood of San Francisco. In 2023 the gallery opened a new location in Mill Valley, California in a historic building downtown.

As a public forum, Anthony Meier mounts five or more exhibitions per year dedicated to emerging, mid-career and established artists. The work shown in the gallery is consistent with the quality and visual aesthetic on which the business was founded.

Anthony Meier is active both locally and globally, with membership in the Art Dealers Association of America and the San Francisco Art Dealers Association. Past and present participation in the major art fairs of the world has helped to merge our primary and secondary programs and present the gallery program as a cohesive progression, from post-war masterworks to contemporary artists working today. With our range and quality of work, the gallery inventory maintains a current and well-articulated profile in the art world at large.