PhotoArts Group (PAG)

Essential Information for Participation



Meetings & Salons: Second Tuesday of each month, 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm. Location: Escondido Municipal Gallery, 262 Grand Ave., Escondido (corner of Grand & Juniper). PAG Coordinator: Eric Johnson,  Salon Coordinator: Vern Elmore,  New Member Orientation: Jack Quintero,  PAG Website: –  contact Tony Loeffler, .  Yahoo Online Business and Discussion Groups - contact Will Gibson, Municipal Gallery/Escondido Arts Partnership (EAP) – contact Gallery Director Chrisanne Moats.   Regular Show Venues: InnerSpace Gallery at Escondido Municipal Gallery – contact each show coordinatorChiropractic Wellness Center Gallery, Vista - contact Kim Hirsch,  



Municipal Gallery PAG and EAP Shows, 2017 - 2018

All Shows hang the first Saturday of the month at 11:00 AM


PhotoArts Group (PAG) Shows


Show Coordinator


Show Contact Email Address


  -  2018  -  
January -- Black and White Vern Elmore
February -- Abstract Jim Elliott 
March -- (Show is Dark) ------- --------
April == Photographer's Choice Eric Johnson
May -- Land & Sea Dennis Smith
June -- Light & Shadow Lee Decker
July -- Doors, Windows, & Signage Tony Loeffler
August -- Still Life Janet Fry
September -- Pathways Jack Quintero
October -- Texture John Foltz
November -- People Tom Rossi
December -- Low Light/Night Will Gibson


PAG Show Entry Requirements and Process


Submittals: Entrants must be members of EAP.  Annual dues - $50.00.  Join at Municipal Gallery.


Submit jpegs for review to Show Coordinator. Look for submittal dates in Yahoo Group emails.

All shows hang at 11:00 am, the first Saturday of the month.  The Reception is the following, second, Saturday.


Accepted Images:  Entry Fee - $20.00 per accepted image (up to 24” wide) Higher fee for larger entries: 24" to 36" = $30.00, 36" to 40" = $40.00. 


Make checks payable to “PAG.”   Write name of show on check. 

Mail to:

      Dennis Smith

      1586 Dawson Dr.

      Vista CA 92081



Send Tag information to Vicki Hamilton at

Tag format:

      Your Name:

      Image Title:


      Contact Info (email or web site):


Hanging/Take Down: Deliver image (or pick up previous show image) at Municipal Gallery on first Saturday of the month, 11:00 am –  11:30 am. Receptions are on the second Saturday of the month, 5:30 pm to 8:00 pm. 

Salon Jpeg Submissions

Up to four images, No longer than 1920 pixels, no taller than 1200 pixels
sRGB, High Quality

Filename Suggestion: Name_month or title_seq#.jpg
     example: eric-jan 16-1.jpg, eric-jan 16-2.jpg, etc.

Please send jpegs to
The submission window closes at 6:00 pm Monday night.