What plants or animals inhabit your Earthly Paradise? Are they life forms native to where you live or exotic flora and fauna from far reaches of the planet? Would you bring back extinct species, import life forms from other galaxies, or create phantasmagorical plants and animals from your imagination? Where do humans fit into your paradise? We welcome artists whose concerns are ecology-based as well as those whose subject matter is traditionally flora, fauna or landscapes. Eligibility: artists residing in the United States. Media accepted: Sculpture, painting, drawing, photo, printmaking, ceramics, assemblage, collage, mixed media, fiber art, artist book. Juror: Suzanne Gray, Seager Gray Gallery in Mill Valley, CA. Juror’s award: 250 check, Juror’s Award ribbon, certificate and show catalog will be presented to each of the three works that express the most imaginative interpretation of the theme.