CALL for ART 2020 PDF Form



The Brownsville Museum of Fine Art and the Brownsville Public Utilities Board invite all artists in the Rio Grande Valley and Matamoros Mexico to submit art pieces to response to Brownsville Resacas Artwork.

Participating artists will have the opportunity to not only express themselves, but also to share with others through their interpretation of the RESACAS & Wildlife through two-dimensional and three-dimensional artworks. The exhibition will serve to raise awareness on the environmental and ecological impact to the RESACAS and promote how it highlights the City of Brownsville’s natural beauty and BPUB's efforts to sustain our resacas.

The art pieces will be exhibit at the BMFA from July 29 thru August 21, 2020.


  • Submit one (1) artwork image that has NOT been previously exhibited at the BMFA.

  • Brownsville Resaca’s name/location of inspiration for the artwork.

  • Title, Medium, Size, Price (if the art piece is going for sale, must be an original artwork, the Artist will get 70% of the sales price and the BMFA will gets 30% as a donation).

  • Return this form signed and dated.


  • Registration deadline : July 15, 2020 via email to and Cc.

  • Art delivery dates: July 20 and 21, 2020 (at the BMFA located at 660 E. Ringgold St. Brownsville, TX. 78520, during museum hours).

  • Exhibition dates: July 29 thru August 21, 2020.

  • Art must be picked up on August 24 and 25, 2020 during museum hours. If the art piece is not picked up during those days, the museum will charge to the artist $30.00 storage and handling fees if the art piece is not pick up after 30 days the art piece will become Museum’s property.

  • Opening event’s date and time pending to be announced.

 If you have any question, please email, and/or call the museum at (956) 542-0941.