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100 Years of Women in Government

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Fee: $30.00 (Women in Government)
Event Dates: 11/4/16 - 11/22/16
Entry Deadline: 9/26/16
Days remaining to deadline: 64
Inspired by the last 100 years of women in government, Lakeside Arts Park At The Dole invites artists of all genders to submit works that ask us to consider what women in government was, is, and can be.



2016 - Bring Us Your Dead

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Fee: $35.00 (Las Laguna Gallery)
Entry Deadline: 9/5/16
Days remaining to deadline: 43
TITLE: Day of the Dead - Dia de los Muertos
THEME: Works related to Day of the Dead
DEADLINE TO ENTER: September 5, 2016
ARTIST NOTIFICATION: September 12, 2016
OPENING RECEPTION; Thursday October 6th from 6:30-10pm
SHOW DATE: October 7 - October 29
Non-Refundable Entry Fee : $35.00
$5.00 per each additional submission
Artist/Gallery Split: 65% Artist - 35% Gallery

Las Laugna Gallery is looking for works inspired by the Day of the Dead.

Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) is a Mexican holiday celebrated throughout Mexico and around the world in other cultures. It is an ancient and enduring ritual when the living commune with the dead – a mystical night when the veil is lifted between their two realms and they may share a day together.

All local, national and international artists, professional and amateur and multiple art mediums will be considered in this call for art. From photography to fabric, mixed media to new media, all types of paintings (acrylic, oil, watercolor) drawings, ink, graphite, pastels, colored pencil, encaustic, fiber arts, etc.





2016 - Photography - Lens-flare

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Fee: $35.00 (2016 - Photography)
Entry Deadline: 8/1/16
Days remaining to deadline: 8
Las Laguna Gallery presents – Lens-flare - A Photography Exhibition. For this Call for Art Las Laguna Gallery is looking for works by photographers. Las Laguna Gallery invites artists working in all photographic mediums to submit images to be considered for an exhibition. Please feel free to submit your Traditional or Digital artworks.  The theme for this Call for Entry is open.



2016 American Art Today: What is American Art?

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Fee: $35.00 (Bascom Center for the Visual Arts)
Event Dates: 10/1/16 - 12/11/16
Entry Deadline: 7/31/16
Days remaining to deadline: 7

The 16th Annual Juried Exhibition, American Art Today, is a prestigious exhibition that features 2D and 3D works of approximately 30 artists from across the nation.

Awards: $5,500 will be awarded at the discretion of the Juror. Best of Show-$1,600; 1st -$1,200; 2nd -$1,000; 3rd -$900; 4th -$800.

This year’s subject, “What is American Art?” will be answered by the juror Dr. William U. Eiland, Director of the Georgia Museum of Art, through the selected works. During his career, he has received several fellowships and distinguished service awards. He serves on several boards including the American Association of Museums. Eiland is the author of The Truth in Things: The Life and Career of Lamar Dodd.





2016 Annual Betty Bowen Award

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Fee: $10.00 (Seattle Art Museum: 2015 Annual Betty Bowen Award)
Entry Deadline: 8/1/16
Days remaining to deadline: 8

THE SEATTLE ART MUSEUM is now accepting entries for the 38TH ANNUAL BETTY BOWEN AWARD.

Administered by the Seattle Art Museum, this annual juried award honors a Northwest artist for their original, exceptional, and compelling work. The winner is awarded an unrestricted cash prize of $15,000, and a selection of his or her works will be shown at the Seattle Art Museum in the fall of 2016. In addition, up to two Special Recognition Awards in the amount of $2,500 are often granted at the discretion of the Betty Bowen Committee.

Betty Bowen (1918–1977) was a Washington native and enthusiastic supporter of Northwest artists. Her friends established the annual Betty Bowen Award as a celebration of her life and to honor and continue her efforts to provide financial support to the artists of the region. Since 1977, the Seattle Art Museum has hosted the yearly grant application process by which the Betty Bowen Committee chooses one visual artist working in the Northwest to receive the unrestricted cash award.





2016 Artists Guild of San Francisco Open Enrollment until 9/23/2016

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Entry Deadline: 4/17/16
Application Closed

The Artists Guild of San Francisco is looking for new members, and welcomes all applications located in the Bay Area.

The Guild is a 50-year-old organization of professional artists. We show our work with gallery-quality shows in public locations throughout the city of San Francisco in locations like Union Square. For most active Guild members, sales resulting from Guild shows form the basis of our income. We've sold thousands of paintings over the years, and continue to make sales even as gallery business has slowed over the years.

We are looking for professional artists whose work is authentic, shows depth, technical expertise in their medium, and whose work is an expression of their own unique voice. We only sell gallery quality original work and hand pulled prints (no giclees or photography).

For more information, visit http://artistsguildsf.com





2016 Bank of the Arts National Juried Exhibition

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Fee: $30.00 (Craven Arts Council & Gallery Inc. Entry Fee)
Entry Deadline: 9/11/16
Days remaining to deadline: 49

The Craven Arts Council & Gallery invites you to enter the 2016 Bank of the Arts Juried Exhibition.  The historic city of New Bern, the first capital of North Carolina, has become a prime destination for retirees, families and tourists alike.  New Bern's rich history and beautiful geographic setting have combined to create a cultural environment that has attracted an active art community supported by an enthusiastic group of collectors and donors.





2016 Gifts in the Gallery Call for Artists

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Fee: $15.00 (2016 Gifts in the Gallery Call for Artists)
Entry Deadline: 8/19/16
Days remaining to deadline: 26
Artistry is now accepting applications for their annual Gifts in the Gallery holiday sale, taking place December 7 - 21, 2016. Gifts in the Gallery is a juried, boutique-style sale located in the beautifully decorated Inez Greenberg Gallery in the Bloomington Center for the Arts. Emerging and established artists who create high-quality, unique gift items are encouraged to apply. A review panel will select 50-60 artists for participation. Artistry will set up, staff, and manage the sale; artists need not be in attendance to sell their work.



2016 International Juried Exhibit

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Fee: $35.00 (The Center for Contemporary Art)
Fee: $25.00 (Members or Art Educators)
Entry Deadline: 9/11/16
Days remaining to deadline: 49
The Center for Contemporary Art’s annual International Juried Exhibition celebrates contemporary art by both established and emerging artists. The Center for Contemporary Art (“The Center”) is a vibrant regional non-profit art center with studio art classes, a summer art camp, rotating exhibitions and community outreach programs. Juror Jonathan Goodman will select work for inclusion in the exhibit and for three cash prizes. The Center’s Exhibitions Committee will review the body of work of each artists selected and chose one for a solo exhibit in 2017.

 





2016 National Alternative Processes Competition

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Fee: $40.00 (2016 National Alternative Process Competition)
Entry Deadline: 8/1/16
Days remaining to deadline: 8
Soho Photo Gallery is pleased to announce the 12th National Alternative Processes
Competition.  The gallery is New York City's longest running co-operative photography
gallery.  All selected photographs will be exhibited at the gallery from November 2nd to
November 26th 2016.



2016 NorthStar Watermedia National Juried Exhibition

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Fee: $45.00 (2016 NSWS National Exhibition)
Fee: $35.00 (NSWS Members Fee)
Entry Deadline: 8/1/16
Days remaining to deadline: 8
NorthStar Watermedia Society presents the 2016 NorthStar National Watermedia Juried Exhibition, Oct. 1-30, 2016. Open to all watermedia on various types of surfaces. $4800 in cash and other prizes are guaranteed (in 2015 we topped $9000 in awards). Juror is Kerry Morgan from the Minneapolis College of Art and Design (full credentials in the prospectus).



2016 Pacific States Biennial North American Juried Print Exhibition

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Fee: $35.00 (2016 Pacific States Biennial North American Juried Print Exhibition)
Entry Deadline: 8/15/16
Days remaining to deadline: 22

The Pacific States Biennial National juried print exhibition was established by the Art Department Print Studio at the University of Hawaii Hilo in 1982. The 2016 PSBN expands its call for entries to artists 18 years or older presently residing in North America and US Territories. The juror for the 2016 PSBN is Lloyd Menard, a noted printmaker and founder of Frogman's Printmaking Workshop, one of the largest print intensive workshops in North America. The first place PSBN award is a 10-day artist residency at the University of Hawaii at Hilo. Additional purchase awards will be made. Entry due by August 15, 2016. A two week printmaking symposium will be held in conjunction with the 2016 PSBN exhibition. Symposium details will be posted at: http://hilo.hawaii.edu/~art/gallery/.





2016 Scott County Crawl

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Fee: $60.00 (2016 Scott County Crawl)
Entry Deadline: 9/1/16
Days remaining to deadline: 39

The Savage Arts Council is committed to organizing and promoting artistic projects and events and providing regional leadership in the arts. We are pleased to present the seventh annual Scott County Art Crawl on Saturday, October 8, 2016 from 10AM- 4PM. The Crawl is in Savage, MN, with more than 30 indoor artist booths displaying and selling original paintings, photography, sculpture, jewelry, glass art and much more. This is an INDOOR show with easy access at nominal cost with a post-show wine reception and buffet included. There is no jury fee. This is a great time to begin marketing for holiday buying.  If you have an artist studio within Scott County and you want to exhibit there we will be happy to add your studio to Crawl print materials if you apply by September 1st deadline.





2016 Sculpture on 73rd Avenue Art-on-Loan Program

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Fee: $20.00 (2016 Sculpture on 73rd Avenue Art-on-Loan Program)
Entry Deadline: 9/9/16
Days remaining to deadline: 47

The South Westminster Arts Group is now accepting submissions for the Seventh Annual Sculpture on 73rd Avenue Art on Loan Program.  Sculpture artists from Colorado and across the nation are invited to submit entries for nomination into this highly successful community arts program.  Up to three works may be submitted per application.  Each selected artist will be awarded a $500 honorarium, and their selected sculpture will be prominently displayed in the heart of the Historic Westminster Arts District near the Rodeo Market Community Arts Center at 3915 W. 73rd Ave for one year.

The South Westminster Arts Group will promote and host an Open House for public viewing and commentary on the submitted entries during the Historic Westminster Orchard Festival on September 24, 2016.  They will also be on display at the Westminster City Park Recreation Complex, 10475 Sheridan Blvd. Westminster, CO.  A jury selected from local business owners, community members and artists will make the final selections upon review of the results and comments from the public survey.





2016 Small Works - Big Talent

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Fee: $25.00 (Las Laguna Gallery)
Event Dates: 12/1/16 - 12/30/16
Entry Deadline: 11/6/16
Days remaining to deadline: 105

TITLE: small works – BIG TALENT
THEME: Open - 16 Inches or Under
MEDIUM: All*
ARTIST NOTIFICATION: November 9
ART DELIVERY DATE: November 23 to November 28
SHOW DATE: December 1st thru December 30th
ARTIST GALLERY SPLIT - 75% Artist - 25% Gallery

SMALL WORK – BIG TALENT “Great things are done by a series of small things brought together.” - Vincent Van Gogh

Las Laguna Gallery is looking for small works with big impact. There is no intended theme for the work; it just needs to fit the criteria of being “small art”. All mediums and subjects accepted. No works over 16 inches on either side, including frame, if framed. All local, national and international artists, professional and amateur and multiple art mediums will be considered in this call for art. From photography to fabric, mixed media, all paintings and drawings including, oil, acrylic, ink, graphite, pastels, etc.





2016 Studio Artist Work Space Residencies (Long Beach, CA)

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Entry Deadline: 8/10/16
Days remaining to deadline: 17

The ARTExchange Visual Arts Center Inc. (ARTX) is looking for artists interested in occupying workspace studios at our organization. Currently 4 studios priced at $850, $850, $950, and $1950 are available. Our expected move in date for resident artists is August. 

Applications will be reviewed by a committee of professional Long Beach artists and arts administrators based on the applicant’s skill level, professional experience, and compatibility with the ARTExchange mission to serve as a community arts organization.

 





2016 TVAA National

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Fee: $35.00 (2016 TVAA National)
Entry Deadline: 9/14/16
Days remaining to deadline: 52
Texas Visual Arts Association (TVAA) is pleased to announce an open call for submissions for the 2016 TVAA National Art Competition & Exhibit, juried by Andrea Karnes, Curator at the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, and Gabriel Ritter, Curator of Contemporary Art at the Minneapolis Institute of Art. The competition is open to 2D artworks in any medium. 3D artworks are also acceptable with the provision that they be delivered and installed by the artist. The exhibition will be displayed at the Mesquite Arts Center in December 2016. Prizes totaling $4000 will be awarded to the best works in the competition.



2016- Acrylic vs. Oil Challenge - Open Theme Exhibition

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Fee: $35.00 (Las Laguna Gallery)
Entry Deadline: 10/7/16
Days remaining to deadline: 75

REQUIREMENTS:

Las Laguna Gallery is seeking submissions from both Oil and Acrylic painters. This unique Open Theme exhibition is designed to explore the differences and similarities between the two mediums.





2017 Courage Kenny Art of Possibilities Art Show & Sale

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Entry Deadline: 1/15/17
Days remaining to deadline: 175

Courage Kenny Rehabilitation Institute invites artists with disabilities to submit artwork to the Art of Possibilities Art Show & Sale.  Artists with a disability causing physical or mental impairment of one or more major life activities are eligible.  

The annual art show and sale, celebrating its 53rd year in 2017, is free and open to the public during its three week exhibit in May and is enjoyed by more than 1,500 guests annually. The show has grown from a forum for people with disabilities to sell their work to a major showcase of fine art. The artwork is representative of those we serve – featuring artists who face physical and mental health challenges.

An Opening Reception will be held at Courage Kenny Rehabilitation Institute - Golden Valley, Minnesota.  The Art Show & Sale will run in the spring of 2017.





2017 Portland Winter Light Festival

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Entry Deadline: 9/1/16
Days remaining to deadline: 39

Combining art, science and technology, community and fun, the Portland Winter Light Festival (PWLF) is Portland’s premier winter arts & cultural event that transforms, illuminates and animates Portland's nighttime urban landscape in the month of February. Inspired by light festivals around the world, PWLF showcases unique light-based art, community installations and performance, engages Portland's diverse communities, and creates critical opportunities for artists, designers, creatives, makers and performers to collectively expand the boundaries of art, performance and technology innovations in our region. Hosted at OMSI, this free, 4-day Festival takes place just north of Portland’s Tilikum Crossing along the east bank of the Willamette River as well as other select locations throughout the city. PWLF welcomes regional artists, designers, creatives, makers and performers to submit innovative proposals for light-based sculpture, interactive installations, projections, fire art and performance. 





2017 Winter/Spring Residencies at Brush Creek Foundation for the Arts

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Fee: $40.00 (Winter/Spring Residencies at Brush Creek Foundation for the Arts 2016)
Entry Deadline: 9/15/16
Days remaining to deadline: 53
Brush Creek Foundation for the Arts offers a competitive professional development opportunity for writers, visual and performing artists, musicians and composers from all backgrounds and levels of experience the unique opportunity of time and space to create. 



22nd Arts in Harmony 2017 Annual International Show

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Fee: $35.00 (Elk River Area Arts Alliance Entry Fee)
Entry Deadline: 11/14/16
Days remaining to deadline: 113

$12,250 in AWARDS, 50 CASH AWARDS, PURCHASE AWARDS, $1,250 BEST OF SHOW, $1,000 FIRST PLACE, $250 FOR BEST ACRYLIC, CERAMIC, DRAWING, FIBER, GLASS, MIXED MEDIA, OIL, PASTEL, PRINT, PHOTOGRAPH, SEQUENTIAL ART, SCULPTURE, AND WATERCOLOR ARTWORKS.

THE MAIN SHOW IS AT THE BLAINE (MINNESOTA) CITY HALL.

THE TRAVELING SHOW WILL BE HOSTED BY THE AMERICAN SWEDISH INSTITUTE.

THE EARLY DROP-OFF SITE AND SHIPPING SITE ARE NOW LOCATED AT THE BLAINE CITY HALL.

 We welcome your interest in participating in the 22nd Arts in Harmony 2017 Annual International Show

Blaine is “recognized by Money Magazine as one of the Top 100 best places to live. Blaine is a vibrant and growing community with great amenities, even better residents, and a fantastic future.” The building is open to the public from 8:00 am – 9:00 pm, Monday – Saturday except for major holidays.

 





26th Annual All Florida Juried Arts Show

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Fee: $30.00 (The Arts Council, Inc. 26th Annual All Florida Juried Arts Show Entry Fee)
Entry Deadline: 7/29/16
Days remaining to deadline: 5

26th Annual All Florida Juried Arts Show
A Juried Exhibition presented by The Arts Council, Inc., of Martin County, Florida   www.martinarts.org
 
CALL FOR ENTRIES
The Arts Council of Martin County, Florida invites artists residing in Florida to participate in its 26th Annual All Florida Juried Arts Show. Selected works will be exhibited at the Court House Cultural Center from Friday, September 23 through Saturday, November 8, 2016.

Located in historic downtown Stuart, the Arts Council of Martin County has been a leader in the arts community since 1980. By providing services to visual and performing artists, arts organizations, students and the public, the Arts Council strives to instill a passion for and participation in the arts. The Arts Council provides various programs for the community including ArtsFest, The Court House Cultural Center Gallery and maintains an initiative to support arts education.



2nd Annual Hand Pulled Prints: The Current Practice in Printmaking

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Fee: $35.00 (entry fee for 3 images)
Entry Deadline: 8/23/16
Days remaining to deadline: 30

2nd Annual Hand Pulled Prints:The Current Practice in Printmaking
International Juried Art Exhibition NYC

October 14, 2016 - November 13, 2016
This is an open call to artists for an exhibition of prints at Site:Brooklyn.

This exhibition will reflect the ambitious, innovative and contemporary in printmaking today. Highlighting traditional printmaking processes in any combination of serigraphy, letterpress, collagraphy, etching, woodcut, lithography, linocut, drypoint, mezzotint, monoprint and solar plates. Digital and photographic elements may be used only as a supporting element. 

ABOUT THE JUROR:
We are fortunate to have the highly respected Kathy Caraccio as the juror. Kathy Caraccio has been a Master Printmaker for 39 years using traditional and non-traditional approaches to printmaking, working with many artists including Romare Bearden, Louise Nevelson, Emma Amos, Mel Bochner and Sol LeWitt, to name a few.

Site:Brooklyn
 is a gallery dedicated to exhibiting a wide range of emerging and midcareer artists. The gallery invites artists, curators and writers to engage in lively exhibitions, criticism and the exchange of ideas through art, reflecting our times and shaping our culture. Site:Brooklyn is located in the heart of the Gowanus Arts district.





2nd Annual Holiday Mart at the Evansville Museum

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Entry Deadline: 11/11/16
Days remaining to deadline: 110

2nd ANNUAL HOLIDAY MART

AT THE EVANSVILLE MUSEUM OF ARTS, HISTORY AND SCIENCE

Saturday and Sunday, December 3 – 4, 2016

The 2nd Annual Holiday Mart, hosted by the Begley Museum Shop of the Evansville Museum of Arts, History and Science, will take place at the Evansville Museum in Evansville, Indiana on the weekend of December 3-4, 2016.  This event will be a holiday shopping opportunity offering unique and hand-made items as well as fine art and crafts.  The guest admission for the Holiday Mart is the general admission to the Evansville Museum and Museum Members are free.

The event is held in the Evansville Museum's Old Gallery.  Vendors must submit images of types of items for offering at the Holiday Mart and images of Set-up at art shows or festivals if available for the screening process.  Follow the link for more information.
http://evansvillemuseum.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/03/Vendor-info-HOLIDAY-MART.pdf





311 Gallery 2016 Photography Juried Art Show

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Fee: $30.00 (311 Gallery 2016 Photography Juried Art Show)
Entry Deadline: 8/21/16
Days remaining to deadline: 28
311 Gallery invites you to enter the 2016 Photography Juried Art Show. 311 Gallery has been bringing color to Raleigh’s Warehouse District since 2007 and is now in the center of the vibrant art hub that grew up around us. 311 Gallery is a general audience/family-friendly venue.



311 Gallery 2016 SQUARES Juried Art Show

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Fee: $30.00 (311 Gallery 2016 SQUARES Juried Art Show)
Entry Deadline: 9/18/16
Days remaining to deadline: 56
311 Gallery invites you to enter the 2016 SQUARES Juried Art Show. 311 Gallery has been bringing color to Raleigh’s Warehouse District since 2007 and is now in the center of the vibrant art hub that grew up around us. 311 Gallery is a general audience/family-friendly venue.



360 Xochi Quetzal Free WINTER 2016 Residency Program in Central Mexico

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Fee: $39.00 (360 XOCHI QUETZAL: Winter 2016 Application Fee)
Entry Deadline: 8/7/16
Days remaining to deadline: 14

360 XOCHI QUETZAL is a free residency program for visual artists, photographers, writers, musicians, composers and playwrights. We are located on Lake Chapala, Jalisco, Mexico.





3rd Annual Abstract Catalyst Exhibition

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Fee: $35.00 (3rd Annual Abstract Catalyst Exhibition)
Entry Deadline: 8/11/16
Days remaining to deadline: 18
Verum Ultimum Gallery is thrilled to invite artists to explore, "Abstract Catalyst" for it's 3rd Annual exhibition with this theme and enter work that is any interpretation of the call. They don't seek to drive the work, they only hope to discover your unique vision and showcase it. All mediums are welcome. This call emphasizes the process with a focus on the individual style of the art maker.  Abstraction is a vital vehicle of expression for many contemporary artists and the use of abstraction dates back to the beginning of man.  It is one of the most elemental forms of expression for artists. Verum Ultimum Gallery invites artists to showcase their talent within this expressive genre and propel a new vision in our first Abstract Catalyst Exhibition.

 





4th Annual Juried Art Show at the Piedmont Center for the Arts

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Fee: $40.00 (Piedmont Center for the Arts)
Event Dates: 1/7/17 - 1/29/17
Entry Deadline: 11/7/16
Days remaining to deadline: 106
The 4th Annual Juried Art Show presented by The Piedmont Center for the Arts is a juried art exhibition selected from submissions highlighting a large variety of contemporary 2-dimenional works by Bay Area artists.   EXHIBITION DATES:  January 7 – January 29, 2017.

 





Alaska State Council on the Arts: 2016 Alaska Literary Awards

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Entry Deadline: 9/2/16
Days remaining to deadline: 40

The Alaska Literary Awards were established in 2014 by the Alaska Arts and Culture Foundation, through a generous gift from Peggy Shumaker and Joe Usibelli.

The Alaska Literary Awards recognize and support writers of poetry, fiction, creative nonfiction, playwriting, screenwriting, and mixed genres.  Any Alaska writer over the age of 18 who is not a full-time student is eligible to apply. Quality of the work submitted is the primary consideration in determining who receives the awards. There are no restrictions on the writer’s use of the award and no formal report is required.

A select number of $5,000 awards will be awarded annually. 





Alaska State Museum Solo Artist Exhibition 2017-2018

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Fee: $5.00 (Alaska State Museum Solo Artist Exhibition 2016-2017)
Entry Deadline: 8/26/16
Days remaining to deadline: 33
The Alaska State Museum is accepting applications from Alaskan artists for solo exhibitions in the new Andrew P. Kasevaroff State Library, Archives, and Museum building. Artists who wish to be considered for a solo exhibition should read the application guidelines carefully and submit all required information by the deadline. 



Alienation: The World As It Is or Should Be

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Fee: $35.00 (Non-Member)
Fee: $25.00 (Loading Dock Gallery Member)
Event Dates: 8/31/16 - 9/25/16
Entry Deadline: 8/1/16
Days remaining to deadline: 8
Alientation: The World As It Is or Should Be
August 31, 2016 - September 25, 2016

Alienation...The state or experience of being isolated from a group or an activity to which one should belong or in which one should be involved...isolation, detachment, estrangement, distance, seperation, division, cutting off, turning away, loss or lack of sympathy, indifference or hostility. The concept of alienation is embedded in all of the great religions as well as social and political theories of the civilized period. The hope is that in the future alienation will be overcome so that humanity can achieve harmony with itself and nature. 
Awards: The Loading Dock Gallery is awarding $2,750 in total with $1000 for "Best in Show".
 



APERTURES

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Fee: $15.00 (Entry fee for 1 image)
Fee: $20.00 (Non-Members fee for one image)
Entry Deadline: 9/9/16
Days remaining to deadline: 47

The Cultural Center of Cape Cod, a non-profit arts organization located in South Yarmouth, Massachusetts, invites photographers worldwide to submit images to our online competition, APERTURES.

All winners will be displayed in our online gallery at www.cultural-center.org
First Place: $500 cash prize
Second Place: $200 cash prize
Third Place: $100 cash prize
Six Honorable Mentions will be recognized in the following categories;
Landscape, Seascape, People, Animals, Floral, and Abstract.

The Cultural Center directors will jury.





Art Farm 2016

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Fee: $10.00 (Art Farm 2016)
Entry Deadline: 9/13/16
Days remaining to deadline: 51

YoloArts and partners invite California artists to participate in the 9th annual Art Farm Exhibition (juried and non-juried art) & Art Farm Gala.  Art awards totalling over $2000 will be announced on the evening of the Gala. These events raise awareness and funds for the YoloArts Art and Ag Project and partners.  The project's artist-to-farm visit program connects artists with Yolo County farmers and provides the community a unique glimpse into the two worlds of artistic expression and agriculture.

Artwork will be displayed at YoloArts Gallery 625 in Woodland, CA October 6 - November 29 with the Opening Reception on October 7. The exhibition will be shown at the Art Farm Gala on November 4 where artwork will be purchased by event guests in an “Art Harvest” and Silent Auction.  Artwork will continue to be for sale at Gallery 625 until November 29.  

The Art Farm Exhibition and Art Farm Gala are presented by YoloArts in partnership  with the Yolo Land Trust and Yolo Farm to Fork.

Art Farm ExhibitionGallery 625, 1st floor of The County Administration Building, 625 Court St., Woodland

Art Farm Gala: Hotel Woodland,  436 Main St., Woodland
Proceeds from the Art Farm Gala will benefit the YoloArts Art & Ag Project, the Yolo Land Trust and the Farm to School Program of the Yolo Farm to Fork Foundation.
JUROR: Emma Acker, Assistant Curator of American Art at the de Young Museum 

All artwork must be hand delivered to YoloArts Offices by September 13, 9-5pm:
120 West Main Street, Suite B, Woodland, CA  95695





Art Saint Louis XXXII, The Exhibition

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Fee: $45.00 (Art St. Louis XXXII Entry Fee-NON Member)
Fee: $25.00 (Art St. Louis XXXII Entry Fee-ASL MEMBER)
Entry Deadline: 7/29/16
Days remaining to deadline: 5
"Art St. Louis XXXII, The Exhibition" is Art Saint Louis' 32nd annual juried exhibition featuring artworks in all media, techniques, styles, and themes. Juried by artist Ann Coddington.  NEW extended entry deadline: July 29, 2016. Open to artists 21+ living in the St. Louis, MO region & surrounding 200-mile radius. Show November 12-December 22, 2016 at Art Saint Louis, downtown St. Louis, MO.



ARTtoBUY: Holiday Gift Gallery 2016

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Fee: $10.00 (Dayton Visual Arts: ARTtoBUY)
Entry Deadline: 9/1/16
Days remaining to deadline: 39

APPLICATION FEE: Free for Current DVAC Members; $10 for non-Members
 
CURRENT DVAC MEMBERS: Email Gallery Manager at pmauk@daytonvisualarts.org or call 937/224.3822 for DVAC Member Waiver Code you need to input at check-out
 
TO BECOME A DVAC MEMBER and receive exhibition and sales opportunities all year long, go to daytonvisualarts.org and click “Membership.”
 
Show Summary
Now in its 25th year, the Dayton Visual Art Center’s (DVAC) Holiday Gift Gallery is the premier fine art and fine craft professional gallery show and sale in the region. Opening with a ticketed preview party, Holiday on Ice (November 17) and running through Christmas Eve, it includes targeted marketing for the biggest shopping weekend of the year—Black Friday (November 25), Small Business Saturday (November 26) and Cyber Monday (November 28)—and attracts thousands of visitors from throughout Southwest Ohio. 





Artwalk 2016

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Fee: $25.00 (Artwalk 2016)
Event Dates: 9/21/16 - 10/9/16
Entry Deadline: 8/14/16
Days remaining to deadline: 21
Artists and businesses come together to celebrate art in a 19 day walkable event.



Athenaeum Gallery: Solo or Group Show Exhibitions

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Fee: $30.00 (Northern Virginia Fine Arts Association)
Entry Deadline: 10/20/15
Application Closed

The Athenaeum Gallery in Alexandria, Virginia exhibits visual arts created solely by artists living or working in the region and strives to present visitors with a wide variety of excellent art and unique experiences.  In addition to the shows curated by the Gallery Director, the Athenaeum Gallery invites artists and curators to submit show proposals.





Atypical Topographies: exploring new approaches to landscape.

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Fee: $25.00 (Atypical Topographies)
Event Dates: 9/26/16 - 10/26/16
Entry Deadline: 8/14/16
Days remaining to deadline: 21

The Cloyde Snook Gallery at the Art Department, Adams State University, seeks artwork in all media for a national juried exhibition. For “Atypical Topographies: exploring new approaches to landscape” we seek artworks that challenge, reinvent, or chart new directions in landscape art.
“Best in Show” will be offered a future solo exhibition at the Cloyde Snook Gallery.
Located on the Campus of Adams State University, the mission of the Cloyde Snook Gallery is to provide an artistic, educational and cultural learning experience for the local, regional, and university communities.  As the largest venue for visual arts in the San Luis Valley, the gallery exhibits works by local, regional, national and international artists. 






Bakehouse Art Complex Associate Artist Program

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Fee: $10.50 (Bakehouse Art Complex)
Entry Deadline: 12/31/15
Application Closed

Bakehouse Art Complex Associate Artist Program

The Bakehouse Art Complex (BAC) Associate Artist program is a selected artist membership program for emerging and mid-career artists who are seeking wider exposure, exhibition opportunities in a new market, and working facilities.

Applications are reviewed on the first of each month.

Cost of Program: $210 per year
May be be paid in monthly installment of $18 (one-year commitment required)





Bakehouse Art Complex Short Term Studio Residency Program

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Fee: $26.75 (Bakehouse Art Complex Short Term Studio Residency Program)
Entry Deadline: 12/31/14
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BAC Short Term Studio Residency Program

The Bakehouse Art Complex (BAC), a not-for-profit organization established in 1986, offers short term studio residencies with access to shared workshop spaces to professional emerging and mid-career artists. The Bakehouse Short Term Studio Program offers artists and collaborative teams with the necessary space to create works in a project-by-project basis. Short-term residencies are available for 3, 6 or 9 months. Short Term Studio Residencies must result in a presentation, either in studio or locally, of artwork / project produced during residency. Residency is available for local, national and international artists. Galleries are encouraged to apply for visiting artists. Spaces are available for all mediums, including outside and inside studios.   





Bakehouse Art Complex Studio Residency Program

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Fee: $51.75 (BAC Studio Residency Program)
Entry Deadline: 12/31/14
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The Bakehouse Art Complex (BAC), a not-for-profit organization established in 1986, offers affordable studio and shared workshop spaces, artist advancement and exhibition opportunities to professional emerging and mid-career artists. The core program of the Bakehouse is its jury-selected BAC Studio Residency Program for which it accepts applications throughout the year.

Ideal candidates are artists who are committed to their work and are interested in joining a dynamic, collaborative and creative community of over 60 working professional artists. 

Application deadlines are:   February 1st, April 1st, June 1st, August 1st, October 1st, December 1st





Best of the West Three Dimensional Art Competition of Western Maryland

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Fee: $20.00 (Best of the West Entry Fee)
Entry Deadline: 7/30/16
Days remaining to deadline: 6
The concept for the Best of the West show is to draw attention to the creative strength of Western Maryland artists. This collaborative effort of the Frederick, Washington, Allegany and Garrett county arts councils will pull together a traveling exhibition featuring examples of the creative work being done in their respective counties. The focus of the first Best of the West show will be three-dimensional artwork.



Beyond Choreography, Visual Interpretations of Movement

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Fee: $40.00 (Beyond Choreography - Entry Fee and First Image)
Event Dates: 9/1/16 - 10/28/16
Entry Deadline: 7/27/16
Days remaining to deadline: 3

***** DEADLINE EXTENDED UNTIL WEDNESDAY, 7/27/2016 *****

Call For Entry - 2016 Open Juried Regional Exhibition
Beyond Choreography, Visual Interpretations of Movement


ALRI/The VETS Gallery, One Avenue of the Arts, Providence, RI 02903

Jurors: Bob Dilworth, artist/educator and Audrey Monahan, photographer

Top Award: $1,000.  Additional awards may be announced.

Exhibition: September 1 - October 28, 2016
Registration deadline: Wednesday, July 27, 2016
Opening reception: Thursday, September 8, 2016 5:30 - 8:00pm
Notification of acceptance: Monday, August 8, 2016
Delivery of work (hand delivery only): Monday, August 29, 10 - 3pm and Tuesday, August 30, Noon - 5pm

Pickup of accepted work at the conclusion of exhibit: Tuesday, November 1st and Wednesday, November 2nd, Noon - 6pm

Eligibility: Artists residing in NY, NJ, CT, RI, MA, VT, ME or NH may participate.

For more information about the exhibit, please review the full Call For Entry on CAFE.  To learn about other ALRI exhibits and programs, or become an ALRI member, visit www.artleagueri.org.





Billboard Creative 2016 Exhibition

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Fee: $27.00 (The Billboard Creative 2016 Exhibition)
Entry Deadline: 10/2/16
Days remaining to deadline: 70

The Billboard Creative is excited to announce that submissions are now open for its 2016 Los Angeles Billboard Exhibition.  

Submissions are currently being accepted for the 2016 Los Angeles Exhibition.  The Billboard Creative is an all-volunteer nonprofit that produces public art shows on billboards throughout Los Angeles.  Imagine your art viewed on a massive scale, by tens of thousands of Angelenos on their daily commutes. Public art displayed in a quintessential Los Angeles medium.  Open Internationally to all disciplines - if you can put it in a digital file we can put it on a billboard.   

In 2015 The Billboard Creative put up 48 billboards from both domestic and international artist covering vast disciplines of art. 

 





Black Creek Arts Annual Juried Exhibition

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Fee: $35.00 (Black Creek Arts Annual Juried Exhibition)
Entry Deadline: 7/29/16
Days remaining to deadline: 5

Black Creek Arts Council (BCAC) invites all artists 18 and older to enter the second annual Black Creek Arts Juried Exhibition. BCAC will consider works of all media, including video. Over $1500 in cash prizes will be awarded.  All work must be original, not produced from a kit or a guided class, completed within the last two years, and not previously exhibited at BCAC. The exhibit will be FREE and the public is encouraged to attend. The exhibit will be on display from September 1, 2016 through September 30, 2016 at Black Creek Arts Center’s, Jean and Jim Fort Gallery in Hartsville. Submission deadline is July 29, 2016.





Build

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Fee: $35.00 (Build Entry Fee (2 Images Required))
Entry Deadline: 8/21/16
Days remaining to deadline: 28
Up from the floors, out of the walls, down from the rafters, winding, reaching, arching, grasping — from ants to kings, we love to build. This exhibition will focus on design, structure and the process of building, to include both the functional and the whimsical, mechanical, stick-built or ethereal. Both man-made and organic structures may be featured, although no materials subject to deterioration within a 30 day window will be accepted. Possible materials might include wood, metal, wire, fabric, floss, hard trash, etc. Both 2-D and 3-D work will be considered. There are no size restrictions; however, space will be a consideration. Accepted entries may be assembled onsite by appointment. All US artists and artist teams are welcome to apply.



Bullseye Projects Artist Residency: January - June 2017

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Fee: $15.00 (Bullseye Projects - AiR)
Entry Deadline: 9/1/16
Days remaining to deadline: 39
The Bullseye Projects artist-in-residence program offers artists, designers, and architects the opportunity to develop their practice in kilnformed glass. Our well-equipped studios in California, New Mexico, New York, and Oregon provide artists with a chance to explore new avenues of research and the freedom to experiment using a wide variety of techniques. Past participants include: Richard Whiteley, Karlyn Sutherland, Heidi Schwegler, Narcissus Quagliata, Jun Kaneko, Rudi Gritsch, Judy Tuwaletstiwa, Jenn Shifflet, and Anna Mlasowsky.



Call for 2016 Gallery Exhibits: Solo Showcase and Groups

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Fee: $30.00 (Lakeside Legacy Foundation)
Entry Deadline: 12/31/15
Application Closed

Lakeside Legacy Arts Park is located on the shores of beautiful Crystal Lake and features two exquisite galleries and one non-traditional installation space. Lakeside is calling for solo shows that can carry the gallery space and group curated showcases of guilds working in similar media and/or technique, and/or groups working collaboratively.  Multi-discipline shows with cohesive themes are encouraged.

Within the galleries at Lakeside guests experience art exhibits, performances, historic preservation, and a full range of private and philanthropic opportunities. The galleries include: the large Sage Gallery, the intimate Dole Gallery, and the unique installation spaces on the 2nd and 3rd floors of the 1865 Historic Dole Mansion. Accepted applications will participate in a monthly First Friday Art Show opening event. Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis.





Call for Artists- The Red Show 2016 Season

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Fee: $35.00 (Call for Artists- The Red Show 2016 Season)
Entry Deadline: 8/14/16
Days remaining to deadline: 21

THE RED SHOW!

This juried show is all about the color RED. Throughout history and for most of the world, red represents events and emotions at the core of the human condition. RED is danger and courage, revolution and war, violence, sin, desire, and passion, even life itself. No other color is a powerful as RED. One drop changes everything. CORE New Art Space invites you to show us interpretation of this powerful hue in any media.





Call for Submissions - Woodland Healthcare Art Gallery

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Entry Deadline: 10/21/15
Application Closed

Woodland Healthcare Art Gallery - inaugural exhibition season. 
nSubmit your work for consideration for the 2016 exhibition and musical season from practicing artists, musicians, curators, organizations and groups. 

To be considered for exhibition or performance, the artists, artistic group or performer must submit online at www.callforentry.org.

The Gallery is located on the first floor of the Woodland Memorial Hospital, 1325 Cottonwood Street, Woodland, Ca. and is an integral part of the hospital vision to support the role art plays in creating a healing environment for patients, families, and staff.

Through art and music, this program endeavors to promote a vibrant, healing and artistic space while supporting the hospital’s desire to improve the quality of the patient’s experience and further the wellness of the community.





Call for Teaching Artists 2016-17

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Fee: $35.00 (Think 360 Arts: Call for Teaching Artists Entry Fee)
Entry Deadline: 5/1/17
Days remaining to deadline: 281

The Think 360 Arts Online Roster of Teaching Artists is a resource for the public available on the Think 360 Arts website. The roster is accessed by schools, community organizations, and individuals interested in arts integration programs for school-age students and teachers. Roster artists  are passionate about sharing their art and working with students in pre-kindergarten through higher education. The roster is organized by discipline and by program type.

All applicants must be Colorado residents.





Ceramic Tile 2016

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Fee: $30.00 (Ceramic Tile)
Entry Deadline: 9/25/16
Days remaining to deadline: 63
Pewabic has a 100+ year history producing decorative and architectural ceramic tile. Ceramic Tile 2016 celebrates that history with a call for contemporary ceramic tiles to be juried by renowned ceramic and tile artist Bobby Silverman. The goal of the exhibition is to recognize the country's finest contemporary tile artists and to advance the art form. 

Entries of decorative, sculptural and architectural ceramic tile in all themes, genres, types of clay and firing methods will be accepted through September 25; monetary prizes will be announced at the exhibitions's opening reception November 10. 

 



City of Coeur d Alene Idaho Mural Project

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Entry Deadline: 8/13/16
Days remaining to deadline: 20
The Coeur d'Alene Arts Commission invites artists/teams to submit qualifications for consideration for two painted mural projects.



City of Miami Lakes Youth Center

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Entry Deadline: 8/23/16
Days remaining to deadline: 30

Interior Artwork in the Breezeway Entrance of the Building
The Town of Miami Lakes seeks to commission a professional artist to design interior art located in the atrium of the interior breezeway entrance of the building that artistically enhances the existing architecture of the Youth Center and complements the use and vision of the Youth Center. The artwork should be a fun, exciting, energetic piece that provides a visual focal point for visitors entering the youth center. The artwork should add visual character to the interior of the building, should incorporate the Town’s theme of “Growing Beautifully,” and may incorporate hanging or lighting features. The location of the proposed artwork is shown to the left.

ELIGIBILITY
The project is open to experienced professional visual artists residing in Miami-Dade County. Town of Miami Lakes resident artists are encouraged to apply.



Contemporary Fiber 2016

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Fee: $35.00 (Contemporary Fiber 2016)
Entry Deadline: 10/1/16
Days remaining to deadline: 69

Niza Knoll Gallery, an established and respected contemporary art gallery located in the Santa Fe Art District of Denver, will host the juried Contemporary Fiber 2016 exhibit. This is the oldest and most well known art district in the city and gets thousands of visitors for their First and Third Friday openings. Open to artists living in Colorado, Wyoming, New Mexico and Utah only.  Art quilts, weavings, paper, wearables, 3-D sculptures, installations, wall art, thread paintings — if it is made of natural or commercial fibers, it will qualify.  We want to see a wide variety of "fiber" interpretations. 

 





Craft Hilton Head 2016

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Fee: $40.00 (Craft Hilton Head 2016)
Entry Deadline: 10/15/16
Days remaining to deadline: 83
The Fifth National Hilton Head Juried Fine Art Craft Guild exhibition, seeks 2D and 3D fine art craft entries that encompass exemplary creativity, experimentation and imagination, showcasing what can be accomplished with few restrictions. Up to 90 works will be chosen by an esteemed judge based upon artistic excellence, innovation and originality. Over $2,500 in cash prizes will be awarded by judge Ben Whiteside, owner/curator of the world famous Red Piano Art Gallery, Hilton Head Art Auction and other art venues around the country. This exhibition will be free and open to the public from December 4, 2016 through December 31, 2016 at Art League of Hilton Head's beautiful, 2000 square foot Gallery located inside Arts Center of Coastal Carolina on Hilton Head Island, SC. Deadline for applications is October 15, 2016.



Crafting Community: SDA 2016 Inaugural International Exhibition in Print

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Fee: $20.00 (SDA Members)
Fee: $45.00 (SDA Non-Members)
Entry Deadline: 9/15/16
Days remaining to deadline: 53

CRAFTING COMMUNITY: SDA 2016 INAUGURAL INTERNATIONAL EXHIBITION IN PRINT

EXHIBITION IN PRINT: SDA member and non-member artists working in or inspired by fiber arts and/or textile media are invited to submit work for a juried issue of the Surface Design Journal entitled Crafting Community: SDA Inaugural International Exhibition in Print. Selected work will appear in print in the winter 2016 issue of the Surface Design Journal (publication date December 23, 2016).





Creatures Real and Imagined

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Fee: $25.00 (Creatures Real and Imagined)
Entry Deadline: 1/5/17
Days remaining to deadline: 165
"I have known such a creature . . ." Charles Altamont Doyle

Creatures Real and Imagined explores the ways in which animals and creatures, both real and imagined have been a presence in the visual art as metaphors, objects of fantasy and fear, sources of emotional attachment and connection to the physical and non-physical realms.

Due to the popularity and success of this exhibition in 2016, we are bringing it back for another tour—showing the spectrum of ways in which creatures are conjured, immortalized and depicted in the minds of artists.

​Our mixed genre format and diverse jury panel 
create a genuine opportunity for all artists who enter to be invited for exhibition.

As always, all medium are welcome!





Crooked Tree Arts Center 2016 Farm to Frame Photography Exhibition

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Fee: $10.00 (Crooked Tree Arts Center 2016 Farm to Frame Photography Exhibition)
Entry Deadline: 9/14/16
Days remaining to deadline: 52
The 5th annual Farm to Frame juried photography exhibition celebrates agriculture and food production, preparation, and presentation in northwestern lower Michigan. Farm to Frame will be displayed in the Aerie Restaurant and Lounge, atop the Grand Traverse Resort and Spa, from early October through November. Cash prizes will be awarded! $500 first place, $250 second, $100 third.



Crooked Tree Arts Center 2016 Juried Fine Arts Exhibition

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Fee: $40.00 (Crooked Tree Arts Center 2016 Juried Fine Art Exhibition)
Event Dates: 9/17/16 - 11/19/16
Entry Deadline: 7/31/16
Days remaining to deadline: 7

The 2016 Juried Fine Arts Exhibition will be presented in the Bonfield Gallery from September 17 through November 19. The juried exhibition represents artists from all over the state of Michigan and members of CTAC. The exhibit opening, which will be on Saturday, September 17th, is open to members/guests and artists only. Awards will be announced at the opening between the hours of 2-4 p.m.  Artists can enter the exhibition online during the months of June and July.  Monetary prizes will be awarded in the amounts of $1,000, $500, and $250.





Crooked Tree Arts Center Chalk the Walk 2016

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Fee: $5.00 (Crooked Tree Arts Center Chalk the Walk 2016)
Entry Deadline: 8/3/16
Days remaining to deadline: 10

Crooked Tree Arts Center is pleased to present TWO epic sidewalk chalk art competitions this summer!

  • Petoskey on August 20, during the Festival on the Bay. Presented in partnership with Top of Michigan Trails Council. Drawing hours: 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
  • Traverse City on August 26, during Friday Night Live. Drawing hours: Noon - 7:00 p.m.

Up to 20 artists will be selected for each location, and each invited artist will receive a $100 stipend. A $500 people's choice prize will be awarded at each location.





Dairy Arts Center for 2017-18

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Fee: $35.00 (Dairy Arts Center for 2017-18)
Entry Deadline: 9/12/16
Days remaining to deadline: 50
The Dairy Arts Center (formerly The Dairy Center for the Arts), Boulder CO has opened the application process for individual and artist-curated group gallery exhibits for July 2017 - December 2018. The Dairy encourages artists who work in all visual art mediums to apply (please see full description below). Applicants are strongly encouraged to submit a cohesive body of work. The application deadline is midnight September 12, 2016.



Digital Embroidery & Digital Sculpture 3 Day Residency

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Fee: $10.00 (Digital Embroidery & Digital Sculpture Fabrication Residency)
Entry Deadline: 4/1/16
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Digital Fabrication Residency programs offers artists onsite residency programs and online workshop opportunities to learn how to transform ideas using software and digital output machines such as laser cutting, CNC routing, digital embroidery, 3D printing. This residency program is an opportunity for professional development for artists of all levels of experience to learn valuable skillsets for fabricating art, proposing for grants, public art opportunities and numerous other applications of art and technology.



DVAC Biennial Call for Exhibition Proposals

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Fee: $30.00 (DVAC Biennial Call for Exhibition Proposals)
Entry Deadline: 9/1/16
Days remaining to deadline: 39

The Dayton Visual Arts Center is now accepting proposals for exhibitions to fill the 2017-2019 exhibition seasons. 

In addition to annual exhibitions and projects that highlight the work of member artists, The Dayton Visual Arts Center is preparing to schedule:

Four to six exhibitions during each of the 2017-2018 and 2018-2019 seasons; including, if possible, one large solo show each year by a member artist.


Two to four exhibitions for its annual REACH Across Dayton collaboration with Sinclair Community College, during winter/early spring 2018 and 2019. REACH (Realizing Ethnic Awareness and Cultural Heritage) Across Dayton exhibits explore synergies between diverse cultures as expressed in the arts and humanities. Additional activities include a studies conference and workshops.






Edgar Allan Poe Show

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Fee: $35.00 (Edgar Allen Poe Show)
Entry Deadline: 8/13/16
Days remaining to deadline: 20
Edgar Allan Poe Juried National Show
Hey!
All you Poe people out there loving his Mystique! This is the show for you!
Bring it on!
Eliglble art may include his image, poetry, short stories, ravens .... and all things ... Poe.

 



Falkirk Galleries 2016 Fall Open Juried Art Exhibition

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Fee: $40.00 (Falkirk Galleries 2016 Fall Open Juried Art Exhibition)
Entry Deadline: 8/28/16
Days remaining to deadline: 35

The Falkirk Galleries 2016 Fall Open Juried Art Exhibition 
Submission Deadline: Sunday, August 28, 2016, midnight

THEME: All subject matter is accepted.

JUROR: Charlie Barboni, Fair Manager for the Marin County Fair. Previously, a director for Sonoma-Marin County Fair.

ACCEPTED ENTRIES NOTIFICATION
You will receive separate email notifications listing each submitted piece as invited or not invited by Wednesday, September 7, 2016

EXHIBITION DATES
Opening Artist Reception: Thursday September 22, 2016 from 5:30pm – 7:30pm
Exhibition Dates: Thursday, September 22nd – Friday, November 4th, 2016



 





Fearless

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Fee: $30.00 (Northwest Area Arts Council)
Entry Deadline: 8/14/16
Days remaining to deadline: 21
What is fearlessness? What is fear? Do you fear: loss of human rights, disease, climate change, assault, aging, homelessness, death…? What makes someone fearless? Is fearless quiet? Or loud? or both….? What would we be without fear? How do you find your own strength and power? How do you empower others…?

Seeking artists working in most media, and all subject matter, who are asking and answering these questions, and exploring the complicated issue of what it means to be (or not to be) Fearless.

Juried by the e/artgroup, a professional artist’s group, exhibiting and curating shows together for nearly a decade. To learn more about the group, visit www.e-artgroup.com.

Judged by Beate Minkovski, artist, activist, and art advocate, Founding Executive Director of Woman Made Gallery in Chicago, www.womanmade.org.



Firehouse Art Center 2017 Call for Artists- All Mediums

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Fee: $30.00 (Firehouse Art Center 2017 Call for Artists- All Mediums)
Event Dates: 7/18/15 - 7/18/15
Entry Deadline: 8/18/16
Days remaining to deadline: 25

The Firehouse Art Center is now accepting applications for our 2017 exhibition calendar. 

The Firehouse Art Center is the leading contemporary art space in downtown Longmont. As a cornerstone of the Creative District, we exhibit over 100 artists each year in up to 20 unique exhibitions. The Firehouse exhibits all mediums, including installation, film and performance art. 





First Art Contest at Seyhoun Gallery

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Fee: $30.00 (First Art Contest at Seyhoun Gallery)
Entry Deadline: 7/26/16
Days remaining to deadline: 2

Seyhoun gallery in Los Angeles is pleased to announce that they will be hosting a series of art competitions with a different type of art showcased each year. This year we will be hosting a drawing competition. The show will be titled “Unconscious Mind in Action" because of how art comes from creativity and how creativity comes from an unconscious mind. 

 

Our jurors  will pick 30 applicants to have a group exhibition at Seyhoun galleryin Los Angeles. And from those 30 finalists one winner will be chosen to do a solo exhibition for free at seyhoun gallery in Los Angeles.





Focus Iran 2: Contemporary Photography and Video

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Entry Deadline: 8/8/16
Days remaining to deadline: 15

Focus Iran 2: Contemporary Photography and Video is a biennial juried international exhibition of photography and video organized by the Craft & Folk Art Museum (CAFAM) of Los Angeles and the Farhang Foundation to showcase living artists whose works explore themes related to Iranian culture & heritage. The exhibition is an opportunity to facilitate the identification and development of emerging and mid-career photographers and media artists.

The exhibition will feature approximately 40 photographs and videos in a group exhibition to take place at the Craft & Folk Art Museum (CAFAM) between January 29 and May 7, 2017 and at University of California, Irvine's Viewpoint Gallery between September 16 and October 13, 2017.  Selected artists will be determined from among all eligible entries received and reviewed by a panel of qualified judges. The jurors will consider pertinence to Iranian culture, skill, artistic vision, and impact in the selection process.





Foothills Art Center - Holiday Art Market - HART 2016

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Fee: $30.00 (HART (Foothills Art Center))
Entry Deadline: 8/7/16
Days remaining to deadline: 14
The 2016 Annual Holiday Art Market (HART) at Foothills Art Center (FAC) is the premier venue for fabulous fine art and craft handmade in Colorado. This, the 43rd HART, is open through the holiday season from November 11 – December 31, 2016. Admission is free to the public. The Market attracts thousands of shoppers who have spent in excess of $100,000. Artwork by selected artists is displayed cohesively in a festive, holiday setting. 



Foothills Art Center Members Show 2017

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Fee: $15.00 (Foothills Art Center Members Show)
Entry Deadline: 11/1/16
Days remaining to deadline: 100

Foothills Art Center (FAC) is pleased to announce an exhibition featuring the diverse artistic talents and techniques of artist members. The FAC exhibition staff will jury artwork to select an exhibition that features engaging and creative content along with the highest level of craftsmanship. This year the show will be located in the main gallery, allowing us to offer better viewing hours and increase the size and scope of the work on display. This show is a fantastic opportunity to show work of yours if you never have before! 

All media are welcome!





Gateway to the Rockies Art Show

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Fee: $30.00 (Annual Gateway to the Rockies Art Show)
Entry Deadline: 8/1/16
Days remaining to deadline: 8

The 22nd Annual Gateway to the Rockies Art Show, located at the Aurora History Museum, Aurora, Colorado, features two-dimensional fine art, photography, and 2-d miniatures. Local and regional artists compete in the 2-d, photo and mini categories, while national and international artists are invited to join the local and regional miniature artists by mailing their accepted mini entries. The Gateway Show is sponsored by the Aurora Artists Guild and the City of Aurora, Cultural Services Division. Go to the website, auroraartistsguild.com for membership information into the Aurora Artists Guild.





GATHERING: Contemporary Glass from the Heartland 2016

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Fee: $40.00 (Artist may submit THREE (3) works of art.)
Entry Deadline: 8/7/16
Days remaining to deadline: 14

GATHERING: Contemporary Glass from the Heartland is a juried exhibition showcasing the best of emerging and established glass artists from Indiana, Illinois, Ohio, Michigan, Kentucky and Wisconsin—the heartland of America. It is sponsored by the Indiana Glass Arts Alliance (IGAA), a non-profit organization located in Indianapolis, Indiana, Ball State University School of Art and Goezler Investment Management.

Artists compete for up to $2500 in total cash awards.





Green Valley Ranch Town Center Park

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Entry Deadline: 8/8/16
Days remaining to deadline: 15

Denver Arts & Venues Public Art Program seeks to commission an artist or team of artists to create an original work of art for the Green Valley Ranch Town Center Park. The park is located at 5050 N. Argonne St. Denver, CO 80249 (Tower Rd. & Green Valley Ranch Blvd).  The selection panel has recommended a site specific artwork to be integrated in the park. This commission is open to Colorado artists/artist teams working in all media. The commission amount is approximately $50,000 USD.





Happenstance: Found Object Sculpture Exhibition

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Fee: $35.00 (Happenstance Entry Fee - (SAA Members Enter Discount Code SAAMEMBER))
Entry Deadline: 9/16/16
Days remaining to deadline: 54

Happenstance: SAA Collective Juried Found Object Sculpture Exhibition

In a chance meeting, an artist has the opportunity to redefined and re-contextualized a found object. The SAA Collective seeks artists to create sculptures out of found objects, to take a chance meeting to another level and elevate what has been forgotten or discarded.

SUBMISSION DEADLINE: Received by Friday, September 16, 2016
EXHIBITION DATES:  Friday, October 14 to Friday, November 11, 2016

AWARDS Best in Show will receive a $300 cash award. Honorable Mention Juror Awards will also be selected.





Hayward Arts Council Open Juried Show

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Fee: $35.00 (Hayward Arts Council Open Juried Show)
Entry Deadline: 8/31/16
Days remaining to deadline: 38

Welcome to the Hayward Arts Council Open Juried Show, hosted by the Hayward Arts Council.  This exhibition is open to residents in the nine counties of the San Francisco Bay Area. You are invited to submit up to three original 2D works completed within the last three years.

The Juror is Carolyn Lord, a graduate of Principia College, Illinois, with continuing studies through workshops at Golden Gate Atelier, Bay Area Classical Artists Atelier, and San Francisco Tapestry Workshop. She is teaching workshops in 2016 at Scottsdale Artists’ School, Mendocino Art Center, and Carmel Visual Arts. She is a signature member of California Art Club and National Watercolor Society. Ms. Lord is represented in Northern California at Calabi Gallery, Santa Rosa and Nancy Dodds Gallery, Carmel. 

This exhibition will be on display from Monday, October 3 to Thursday, November 17, 2016 at the John O'Lague Galleria located in Hayward City Hall.

The Awards Reception will be held on Friday, October 7, 2016 from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm at the Hayward City Hall Rotunda 777 B Street Hayward, California.

Prizes: First Place $1,500, Second Place $1,000, Third Place $500, and Honorable Mentions





High Plains Highways

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Event Dates: 11/11/16 - 12/30/16
Entry Deadline: 9/9/16
Days remaining to deadline: 47
HIGH PLAINS HIGHWAYS will be a juried exhibition of photography made up of images submitted by residents of the High Plains region, or images of the High Plains region taken by photographers residing outside the region. The High Plains region encompasses portions of eight states and includes southeastern Wyoming, southwestern South Dakota, western Nebraska, eastern Colorado, western Kansas, eastern New Mexico, western Oklahoma and northwestern Texas.  The exhibition will be on view November 11, 2016 – January 15, 2017. 



Honolulu MOCA Art in City Buildings for Thomas Square

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Entry Deadline: 10/2/16
Days remaining to deadline: 70

The City and County of Honolulu Commission on Culture and the Arts desires to commission an outdoor sculpture of King Kamehameha III for Thomas Square, 925 South Beretania Street, Honolulu, Hawaii 96814. This Request for Qualifications is open to all artists, or artist teams, qualified to work for the City and County of Honolulu. The awarded budget for this project is $250,000.00. Application deadline is October 2, 2016.





Iconic Black Panther Art Exhibition Oakland

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Fee: $15.00 (Iconic Black Panther Art Exhibition Oakland)
Fee: $5.00 (Each Additional Image)
Entry Deadline: 8/5/16
Days remaining to deadline: 12
SEPIA Collective proudly presents
ICONIC: Black Panther
ICONIC Black Panther is a multi-city art exhibit produced by SEPIA Collective.  Each city will have a curated exhibit featuring primarily local artists alongside internationally renowned artists, and original art from founding Black Panthers.  This exhibition celebrates the ICONIC role of the Black Panther party in American History over the past 50 years.
Artwork submitted will be reviewed by a team of established artists, curators, and influential people in the art industry from all four cities. 
 A DIVERSE  group of 50-75 artists will be accepted into the exhibit.  They will be encouraged to explore their own insights into the Black Panther Party,  and current societal challenges, be they racial, cultural, class or gender based.

***APPLICATION DATES EXTENDED***



ICONIC: Black Panther Art Exhibition

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Fee: $15.00 (Iconic Black Panther Art Exhibition)
Entry Deadline: 2/10/17
Days remaining to deadline: 201
SEPIA Collective proudly presents
ICONIC: Black Panther
**CHICAGO SHOW DATES HAVE CHANGED!!**
ICONIC Black Panther is a multi-city art exhibit.  Each city will have a curated exhibit featuring primarily local artists alongside internationally renowned artists, and original art from founding Black Panthers.  This exhibition celebrates the ICONIC role of the Black Panther party in American History over the past 50 years.

 A diverse group of artists will be accepted into the exhibit.  They will be encouraged to explore their own insights into the Black Panther Party, and current societal challenges, be they racial, cultural, class or gender based.



Iconic: Black Panther Los Angeles

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Fee: $15.00 (Iconic: Black Panther Los Angeles)
Entry Deadline: 8/19/16
Days remaining to deadline: 26
SEPIA Collective proudly presents
ICONIC: Black Panther
ICONIC Black Panther is a multi-city art exhibit.  Each city will have a curated exhibit featuring primarily local artists alongside internationally renowned artists, and original art from founding Black Panthers.  This exhibition celebrates the ICONIC role of the Black Panther party in American History over the past 50 years.
Artwork submitted will be reviewed by a team of established artists, curators, and influential people in the art industry from all four cities. 
 A diverse group of artists will be accepted into the exhibit.  They will be encouraged to explore their own insights into the Black Panther Party and current societal challenges, be they racial, cultural, class or gender based.  The Los Angeles exhibit will be held at Art Share L.A.



Independent Film Initiative - Filmmaker in Residence

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Entry Deadline: 8/31/16
Days remaining to deadline: 38

The Independent Film Initiative (IFI) is a program of the Chicago Film Office - Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events designed to retain, promote and provide career enhancing opportunities for local film industry professionals, media makers and affiliated creatives with the goal to foster a more sustainable and robust independent film industry in Chicago. 

The IFI Filmmaker-in-Residence program is a platform to formally support local, accomplished independent filmmakers with the aim of enhancing the viability of their careers and to bring more visibility and support to the independent filmmaking industry in Chicago.





Inglewood Growing Artists Performed Projects (IGAPP)

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Entry Deadline: 9/2/16
Days remaining to deadline: 40

Local and national artists are invited to submit proposals for Inglewood Growing Artists’ Performed Projects (IGAPP) to create original performed or time-based artistic projects providing cultural and civic benefit to be presented in Inglewood. Two Proposals will be contracted for $12,500 each combined with up to 12 weeks use of Inglewood’s Willie Agee Playhouse for meetings, rehearsals, research, lectures or other project-related use at no cost to the Artist.

The Willie Agee Playhouse (formerly known as the Inglewood Playhouse) was recently remodeled and features a 55-seat venue with all new lighting and sound systems and kitchenette, dressing room, prop and costume storage and restroom. The Playhouse, located at 714 Warren Street, Inglewood, CA is the IGAPP 2016 primary creative studio and/or stage, presentation or rehearsal space.  A final presentation in or around the Playhouse is a requirement of the contract deliverables and must be free and appropriate for general audiences.





JCC East Bay Sukkah Design Competition

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Fee: $25.00 (JCC East Bay Sukkah Design Competition)
Event Dates: 10/16/16 - 10/23/16
Entry Deadline: 8/10/16
Days remaining to deadline: 17
The JCC East Bay invites local artists to design and and construct an innovative, usable, site-specific community sukkah! 

We are looking for creative and aesthetically inspiring design proposals which use healthy materials with low environmental impact. The sukkah will be constructed and displayed in the JCC East Bay courtyard and will house our community programs for this season and in the years to come. The winner will receive $2,500 in prize money and $3,000 in materials budget. Applications now open through August 10.



Joshua Tree Highlands Artist Residency 2017

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Fee: $35.00 (Joshua Tree Highland Artist Residency 2017)
Entry Deadline: 3/15/17
Days remaining to deadline: 234

Joshua Tree Highlands Artist Residency 2017
May 23rd - July 11th, 2017
Submission Deadline March 15th , 2017

Selection Process:

VISUAL ARTISTS MUST SUBMIT A MINIMUM OF FIVE IMAGES.  WRITERS SHOULD SUBMIT A MAXIMUM OF 20 PAGES.  ALL ARTISTS ARE EXPECTED TO SUBMIT A PROJECT PROPOSAL FOR THE SEVEN WEEKS.

Artists are selected to attend the residency program by the Joshua Tree Highlands Artist Residency Board Members. The committee reviews all applications submitted for the program. Selection is based on the merit of the artist’s work and residency proposal.

Artists selected will be announced on April 15th, 2017.

Scholarship Information:

All 2017 chosen artists will receive a scholarship/stipend to be used to deter costs of participating in the program. The residency provides studio spaces and accommodations; scholarship funds can be used toward other expenses such as art materials, transportation, food, etc. Depending on available funds, scholarships will amount to between $700- $1,000 per artist.

Studios and Accommodations:

Each artist will be assigned his or her own house in which to live and work for the length of the residency. Artists may choose to work at the JTHAR dedicated studio space- a large shared studio space divided by moveable walls depending on the artists’ needs. Some of the assigned houses are located near the west entrance of Joshua Tree National Park, others are in the areas of Pipes Canyon and Flamingo Heights. Please refer to our website for examples of houses.

*Please note that the summer months can be very hot in the high desert. If you are adverse to heat, this may not be the program for you. All houses are equipped with air conditioning.

Residency Terms and Expectations:

Artists must provide transportation to and from the program. A vehicle is needed during the residency as well.

Artists chosen for this residency will be expected to donate one complete work to the program.

Workshop- Each artist will be requested to conduct a workshop/presentation about their work to invited members of the Joshua Tree community. Workshop may consist of a presentation of the artist’s work and background, a showing of residency project and work-in-progress, a demonstration of specific techniques or artistic processes used in the artist’s practice. Artists will individually design the workshop in relation to their practice. Workshops will take place halfway through the residency period, scheduled with the artist.

Mid-Residency Review- Artists will share their work-in-progress during a mid- residency review, scheduled with each artist individually. Reviews are helpful opportunities to discuss artist’s progress and any issues with completing proposed residency work.

The residency will culminate in an exhibition at the Joshua Tree Art Gallery. Artists will curate the exhibition with their completed works. There will be an opening reception for the artists.

 

 

 





Lucid Art Residency Program 2017

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Fee: $40.00 (Lucid Art Residency Program 2017)
Event Dates: 4/5/16 - 12/31/16
Entry Deadline: 11/17/16
Days remaining to deadline: 116

The goal of the Lucid Art Residency Program is to provide artists from Canada and the United States with a serene, retreat-like natural environment for creative exploration and inquiry into arts and consciousness. Eligible artists must have an MFA or equivalent in independent studio work. Artists working in the visual arts, video/new media, music composition, and choreography will be considered

 





Meet the Artists - Frisco 2016

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Fee: $25.00 (Meet the Artists - Frisco 2016)
Entry Deadline: 7/31/16
Days remaining to deadline: 7

September 10th & September 11th, 2016 • FRISCO, COLORADO

Meet The Artists-Frisco
Frisco, Colorado on the shores of Lake Dillon, in full view of the famous Peak One of the Ten-Mile mountain range, is a high adventure town that sports a Colorado Rocky Mountain life style at 9000 feet in the glorious Rockies. The fall colors of the golden aspens at this time of the year are stunning and make for a superb setting for the “Meet the Artist” show held in conjunction with Frisco’s annual Fallfest event in the Frisco Historical Park located on Frisco’s Main Street.

Meet the Artists (MTA) is a juried show. Artists must be residents of Colorado.

Meet the Artists (MTA) is sponsored by and benefits the Summit County Arts Council, a non-profit organization dedicated to supporting the arts in Summit County Colorado. MTA brings together visual and performing artists with art loving Summit County residents, second homeowners and visitors.

 





MyScape: an exhibition of Landscapes, Cityscapes, and Interiorscapes

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Fee: $25.00 (MyScape: an exhibition of Landscapes, Cityscapes, and Interiorscapes)
Entry Deadline: 10/3/16
Days remaining to deadline: 71

“The goal of landscape painting for me is to capture those aspects of the scene that move me and then try to communicate that to the viewer. By eliminating what doesn't appeal and enhancing that which does, one produces "art".” – unknown

A space, a moment, a scene, even a memory – “scape” art shares something intimate. Whether it be a soulful connection with nature, an edgy moment within the folds of a towering city, the quiet corner of your room or any of the vast visions that surround you, your environment elicits a response that you feel compelled to share.

uBe Art wants to see these spaces and moments that call to you, and share them.

As always, all medium are welcome!





National Exhibition: Galactic Pleasures

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Fee: $35.00 (Galactic Pleasures)
Entry Deadline: 8/6/16
Days remaining to deadline: 13

National Exhibition: GALACTIC PLEASURES

 

GALACTIC PLEASURES is an exhibition of visual art running from September 2 - 25, 2016 at The Studio Door (San Diego, CA).  A celebration of artwork powered by the imagination of art and science.   GALACTIC PLEASURES is an exhibition of works exploring the future, science, science fiction, fantasy and steampunk.

Juror: The juror for this exhibition is being finalized and will be announced shortly.

Artists can enter up to three pieces for consideration





National Juried Exhibition at Larkin Arts

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Fee: $35.00 ( National Juried Exhibition @ Larkin Arts)
Event Dates: 10/7/16 - 10/30/16
Entry Deadline: 8/1/16
Days remaining to deadline: 8
This is a national juried visual art competition and exhibition that is open to any artist who is a resident of the United States and is over the age of 18, working in two-dimensional media. Painting, drawing, printmaking, photography or other traditional or non-traditional two-dimensional media, excluding film, are welcome.

Juror:
Gary Freeburg, Director of Duke Hall Gallery of Fine Art (Sawhill Gallery)

Awards: $2000 in cash and prizes
Juror’s Choice
Director’s Choice
Audience Choice

 



National Parks - Personal Narratives: Centennial Celebration Exhibition

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Fee: $5.00 (National Parks - Personal Narratives Entry Fee)
Event Dates: 10/21/16 - 11/27/16
Entry Deadline: 8/1/16
Days remaining to deadline: 8

The National Park Service celebrates its centennial in 2016. In these hundred years, the NPS mission has broadened from the preservation of unique natural sites to include historical and cultural places for our enjoyment and recreation. In appreciation of this, The Phipps Center for the Arts in Hudson, Wisconsin, will host a juried art show entitled “National Parks – Personal Narratives” as the opening event in its newly refurbished galleries. Artists are encouraged to submit their personal responses to our National Parks through depictions, interpretations, impressions, and memories.

The Phipps is seeking work in all media. Artists who submit digital media/video installations are required to provide their own equipment. Insurance is provided for all artwork while at The Phipps. Artwork is not insured in transit. All shipping costs are the responsibility of the artist. No reproductions will be accepted. 





National Weather Center Biennale

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Fee: $25.00 ( NWC Biennale Entry)
Entry Deadline: 10/1/16
Days remaining to deadline: 69
The National Weather Center Biennale is the only exhibit of its kind - an international juried exhibition focusing on weather and its impact on the human experience. The exhibition is sponsored by the National Weather Center in Norman, OK in partnership with the Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art and the Norman Arts Council. 



Nature Inspired: Autumn 2016

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Fee: $35.00 (Nature Inspired: Autumn 2016)
Entry Deadline: 7/31/16
Days remaining to deadline: 7

Autumn is a time of endings, of harvest, of abundance. It is a time of yellows, golds, reds and browns. It is a time of preparing to winter-over. Trees changing colors, leaves falling, pumpkins, harvest, full moons - let us see Autumn through your eyes and words. 

Nature Inspired is a published collection of writing and art that explores our deep connection to nature.

It is printed four times a year, with each edition celebrating one season. We strive to bring readers beautiful, thought-provoking works by writers and artists from all around the world.

This call is for our Autumn Edition 2016

This edition will include as many pieces that qualify that we can effectively include. Please review the full call description below for criteria and requirements.

The work in each edition is hand-picked to create a powerful collection of season specific words and images which we hope will help to deepen the reader's connection to Nature.





NCECA 2017 National Student Juried Exhibition

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Fee: $15.00 (Member Entry Fee)
Fee: $30.00 (Non-Member Entry Fee)
Event Dates: 3/4/17 - 4/30/17
Entry Deadline: 9/28/16
Days remaining to deadline: 66

The 2017 NCECA National Student Juried Exhibition will run concurrently with Future Flux, the 51st annual conference of the National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts. The newly renovated galleries of the Oregon College of Art and Craft will host the exhibition March 4-28, 2017.

JURORS: Linda Arbuckle and Justin Novak




New Directions 2016- 32nd Annual National Juried Contemporary Art Exhibition

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Fee: $50.00 (Barrett Art Center: New Directions 2015)
Entry Deadline: 8/7/16
Days remaining to deadline: 14

NEW DIRECTIONS ’16
32nd Annual National Juried CONTEMPORARY ART Exhibition
Juror: 
 Heather Pesanti, Senior Curator of The Contemporary Austin


EXHIBITION:  September 24 through November 5, 2016
Barrett Art Center Galleries, 55 Noxon Street, Poughkeepsie, NY  12601
SUBMISSION DEADLINE:  August 7, 2016

New Directions is a premier national exhibition of contemporary art in visual art media, showcasing the current work of established and emerging artists from across the United States working in a varied array of medium and genres.  The show is visited and appreciated by art enthusiasts and collectors from the Hudson Valley and surrounding areas, including New York City, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and the New England states.  Now in it’s 32nd year, the exhibit is juried by professionals of repute from leading modern art museums.  Our distinguished juror for New Directions ’16  is Heather Pesanti, Senior Curator of The Contemporary Austin.

The call is open to all artists who reside in the United States over the age of 18.  Visual media eligible for entry are:  drawing, painting, printmaking, photography, sculpture, installation art, glass, ceramics, fiber and mixed media.  Excluded from eligibility are:  video/film media, performance art, wearable art (clothing or jewelry).

Questions can be directed to Barrett Art Center via email: newdirections@barrettartcenter.org (primary New Directions-only email) or info@barrettartcenter.org  (for all other inquiries)





New Jersey Transit Elizabeth Rail Station Fencing Inserts

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Entry Deadline: 8/8/16
Days remaining to deadline: 15
This call is only open to artists living in NJ, NY, PA, DE, MD and DC. New Jersey Transit

NJ TRANSIT is soliciting Expressions of Interest (EOI) from prospective artists to design, fabricate and install artwork for the planned Platform and Station Reconstruction of Elizabeth Rail Station. The proposed artwork for the new station is part of the New Jersey Arts Inclusion Program and is coordinated by the New Jersey State Council on the Arts and NJ TRANSIT.

 





New Jersey Transit Elizabeth Rail Station Glazing

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Entry Deadline: 8/8/16
Days remaining to deadline: 15
This call is only open to artists living in NJ, NY, PA, DE, MD and DC. New JerseyTransit

NJ TRANSIT is soliciting Expressions of Interest (EOI) from prospective artists to design, fabricate and install artwork for the planned Platform and Station Reconstruction of Elizabeth Rail Station. The proposed artwork for the new station is part of the New Jersey Arts Inclusion Program and is coordinated by the New Jersey State Council on the Arts and NJ TRANSIT. 

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New Jersey Transit Elizabeth Rail Station Plaza Sculpture

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Entry Deadline: 8/8/16
Days remaining to deadline: 15
This call is only open to artists living in NJ, NY, PA, DE, MD and DC. New Jersey Transit

NJ TRANSIT is soliciting Expressions of Interest (EOI) from prospective artists to design, fabricate and install artwork for the planned Platform and Station Reconstruction of Elizabeth Rail Station. The proposed artwork for the new station is part of the New Jersey Arts Inclusion Program and is coordinated by the New Jersey State Council on the Arts and NJ TRANSIT. 

 





New Jersey Transit Elizabeth Rail Station Tunnel Mural

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Entry Deadline: 8/18/16
Days remaining to deadline: 25
This call is only open to artists living in NJ, NY, PA, DE, MD and DC. New Jersey Transit

NJ TRANSIT is soliciting Expressions of Interest (EOI) from prospective artists to design, fabricate and install artwork for the planned Platform and Station Reconstruction of Elizabeth Rail Station. The proposed artwork for the new station is part of the New Jersey Arts Inclusion Program and is coordinated by the New Jersey State Council on the Arts and NJ TRANSIT. 

 





New Student Scholarship (Summer/Fall 2016) - Revere Academy of Jewelry

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Entry Deadline: 8/1/16
Days remaining to deadline: 8

The New Student Scholarship was established to provide an opportunity for new students to attend the Academy. The winner receives an all-expenses-paid scholarship from anywhere in the US to San Francisco, including air, lodging, tuition and fees for any regular 3-day class

 





Now or Nevervland | Urban Uproar | Art Basel 2016

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Fee: $75.00 (Now or Nevervland | Art Basel 2016)
Entry Deadline: 9/3/16
Days remaining to deadline: 41

Now or Neverland: Urban Uproar is a collective of local, national, and international visual artists presenting works that reflect the dynamic process of forging cultural identity. 

Perks to Exhibiting with MUCE.

  • Catalogue: Each accepted entry will be featured in a color brochure/catalogue of the exhibit.
  • GMCVB:  Listed on the official tourism Board – Greater Miami Convention Visitors Bureau as a part of the ART of Black Miami tour
  • Official stop on the Art Basel Bus tours sponsored by the City of Miami
  • In partnership with the iconic Chef Creole Restaurant located in the heart of Little Haiti aka Lemon city/NE 2nd Ave District
  • Located minutes from the famous Wynwood District
  • Affordable way to exhibit at the one of the largest Art Fairs in the World




Open Call for Art- Silverwood Park

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Event Dates: 6/22/15 - 6/22/15
Entry Deadline: 8/21/16
Days remaining to deadline: 28

Silverwood Park invites artists who are at least 18 years old and reside primarily in the Midwest to submit work to be considered for exhibition at Silverwood Park. Juror: Christine Baeumler. Deadline: August 21, 2016

This is an open call for art with a connection to the natural world. Work can be 2-D and 3-D, representational or abstract. Framed worked should not measure more than 40 inches at greatest width or 48 inches at greatest length. 3-D work must fit on a 15 x 15 inch pedestal or be freestanding.





Open Call for Submissions Chase Gallery 2017

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Entry Deadline: 9/16/16
Days remaining to deadline: 54
The Chase Gallery at Spokane City Hall is seeking artists for the Winter and Fall Exhibition schedules.

Winter: Spokane Arts Commission is seeking work from Artists of Color for the Winter exhibition schedule (January through March.)  Identities of race and culture are fluid, ancient, or new. Whether your work directly addresses your cultural experience or not we are interested in sharing it with a wide audience.
The reception will take place on the February Visual Arts Tour.


Fall: Spokane Arts Commission is seeking tactile and interactive work for the Fall exhibition schedule (October through December.) We are seeking work from artists who are vision impaired OR create work that can be experienced in other ways besides visually. 




OPEN CALL: SOLO AND GROUP EXHIBITION PROPOSALS, 2017-2020

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Fee: $10.00 (Open Call: Solo and Group Exhibition Proposals, 2017-2020)
Entry Deadline: 12/1/16
Days remaining to deadline: 130

The University of Southern Mississippi Museum of Art is currently seeking exhibition proposals for solo, group, curated, and traveling exhibitions for 2017-2020 and beyond. Established and emerging artists are encouraged to apply.

The primary exhibition space for the USM Museum of Art is the Gallery of Art and Design, a 2000 sq.ft. gallery with 140 linear feet of wall space, plus 8 movable walls providing an additional 100 linear feet of display space. The ceiling is comprised of a Unistrut grid system for installation of suspended 3D works and sculptural installations. Shows run 4-6 weeks and include an opening reception. We also program gallery talks, lectures, studio demonstrations and workshops with visiting artists, historians, and curators when possible.

All visual arts media are eligible for consideration. Artists 18 years or older may apply. Proposals may be submitted by individual artists, artist representatives, groups, cooperatives, and curators. All work must be original. USM employees and students are ineligible to apply. 





Oregon Art in Public Places Roster

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Entry Deadline: 7/25/16
Days remaining to deadline: 1

National and international artists are invited to submit qualifications for the Oregon Art in Public Places Roster. The Oregon Arts Commission and the Regional Arts & Culture Council manage the percent for art programs for the State of Oregon, Multnomah County, and City of Portland. The Roster is a resource for public art selection panels to identify artists most suitable for their community and specific project needs. Note: If you were selected for a previous OAC and/or RACC artist roster (including the RACC design team roster), you will need to reapply for consideration for the 2016-2019 artist roster.





Oregon Zoo Central Plaza / Polar Passage

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Entry Deadline: 8/8/16
Days remaining to deadline: 15

RFQ 3202
Oregon Zoo Percent-for-Art
Central Plaza / Polar Passage
Portland, Oregon

On behalf of the
Oregon Zoo and Metro Regional Government in Portland, Oregon, the Regional Arts & Culture Council is pleased to invite professional artists/teams to submit qualifications for a percent-for-art commission for the Central Plaza / Polar Passage at the Oregon Zoo.  

The project is seeking an artist who will work with the design team of CLR Design, Place Studio and the Oregon Zoo to identify appropriate sites and applications for public art and to subsequently design, fabricate and install artwork at the site.  The design phase is underway and construction is scheduled to begin at the end of 2017 and be completed in fall 2018.  The total art budget is $200,000.  Deadline for submitting materials is 11:59PM (MDT), Monday, August 8, 2016.  All applications must be submitted through CaFÉTM.  





PAPNM 2016 8th National Juried Members Show

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Fee: $25.00 (2016 8th National Juried Members Show)
Entry Deadline: 8/31/16
Days remaining to deadline: 38
The Plein Air Painters of New Mexico 2016 8th National Juried Members Show will be held at Sorrel Sky Gallery on Palace Avenue in Santa Fe from November 4th until November 27th.  Cash and merchandise awards of over $14,000 will be awarded.  Open to all members of PAPNM.  Paintings must have been completed during the past two years and be at least 80% painted en plein air.



Plano Art Association: 125 Show 2016

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Fee: $30.00 (Plano Art Association: 125 Show 2016)
Fee: $30.00 (Plano Art Association: 125 Show 2016)
Event Dates: 8/23/16 - 9/24/16
Entry Deadline: 8/7/16
Days remaining to deadline: 14
The annual 125 show is open to all artists living in a community within 125 miles of Plano.  Judges will select the top 60 works for display in the PAA gallery.  First, second, and third prizes will be awarded in each of 3 categories (2D, 3D, and prints and photography) as well as a Best of Show award with monetary prizes. You may enter up to 3 works at $30 per work.



POETRY IN MOTION

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Fee: $35.00 (Poetry in Motion)
Event Dates: 9/1/16 - 9/29/16
Entry Deadline: 8/18/16
Days remaining to deadline: 25
Few types of paintings are more beautiful or elegant than those that depict movement--whether organic or inorganic, real or abstract.  If you have created any such works of art, we want to show them!​

Lincoln Into Art, the most prestigious contemporary fine-art gallery in historic Gettysburg, PA., wants to show them in a special exhibition this September. Winners will have the opportunity to display and sell their works during the busy tourist season. Gettysburg attracts millions of visitors every year and is consistently ranked as a top travel destination. 
Note: Although Gettysburg is known as a Civil War location, the artwork you submit does not have to pertain to any particular subject or genre, such as battlefield art. Emerging artists are encouraged to apply.

The Lincoln Into Art gallery will host a 4-week exhibition of the winning artists’ work(s) as well as an opening night Artists’ Reception for the public. All exhibited works must be priced and available for sale. 

Media: We accept only 2-dimensional paintings or drawings in oil, watercolor, acrylic, pencil, encaustic, pastels, or mixed media of the aforementioned. Illustrations and photographs are also accepted. All artwork must arrive at the gallery in ready-to-hang condition.
Judges: Elaine Henderson, Gallerist, Lincoln Into Art, and Wendy Allen, Artist.
 



Politics (NOT) AS USUAL

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Fee: $35.00 (POLITICS (NOT) AS USUAL)
Event Dates: 9/30/16 - 11/13/16
Entry Deadline: 8/31/16
Days remaining to deadline: 38
Whether you’re a Democrat, a Republican, a Socialist, a Libertarian, a Whig, an Anarcho-Syndicalist, a Decline-to-State, or a None-of-the Above, the one thing that we can all agree on is that the Presidential Election season of 2016 already qualifies as the strangest show to come down the pike in many a moon.  The Branner Spangenberg Gallery would like to throw out a challenge to all artists who are awake and paying attention: Share your impressions of this election in the form of visual art.  Savage satire, rapturous idealism, and all compass points in between are welcome.



Public Art Archive

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Entry Deadline: 12/31/15
Application Closed

This is a call for the inclusion of public art collections in the Public Art Archive, an online database of public art. To be considered for inclusion, you must be a professional artist who has completed and installed public artwork, or an administrator of an established public art program in any of the 50 United States or Canada. There is no charge to submit entries to the Public Art Archive. Public art is defined here as art that is situated in a location that is accessible or viewable by the general public and was, in most cases, commissioned by a public art entity, typically using percent-for-art or public funding. Gallery art and art exhibited inside galleries and museums is not eligible. Works of art that were commissioned and/or gifted by corporations, museums, educational institutions, private parties, and other entities may also be eligible. Permanently cited, temporary, new media, performative, rotating, and portable works may be eligible if they meet the commonly known definition of public art or civic art. Note: This is not a RFQ/RFP, roster, or commissioning project call. This call is for the inclusion of your project(s) in a national database of public artworks. Before applying, you must READ THE FULL INFORMATION.





Public Art Installation (Ann Arbor, MI)

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Entry Deadline: 8/31/16
Days remaining to deadline: 38
The Ann Arbor Art Center, acting on behalf of the City of Ann Arbor, is calling for proposals by an artist or artist-led team for a commissioned, site-specific, permanent art installation. The work will be installed on any element(s) of the streetscape along East Stadium Boulevard between Kipke Drive and South Main Street in Ann Arbor, Michigan. The successful proposal will include details of the design, fabrication, and installation of artwork at the site. Submissions will be reviewed in public by committees of site stakeholders and arts professionals, and the selection process will conclude with a public vote on semifinalists and final approval by Ann Arbor's City Council. The winner will be selected by December 31, 2016 and site construction of the planned roadway improvements is expected to begin in early 2017.

Budget: $100,000 



Rapid City Regional Airport 2016

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Entry Deadline: 1/1/17
Days remaining to deadline: 161

This is an opportunity for regional artists to have artworks displayed in the departure and arrival gate areas of the airport where it will viewed and enjoyed by thousands of travelers. Proposals may be submitted by individual artists, artists working in collaboration, and nonprofit arts organizations.
Individual artists wishing to exhibit must be at least 18 years of age. For a proposal to be
considered, the artist(s) must live and/or work within a 250 mile radius of the airport.
Native American artists who do not currently live and/or work in the area are also eligible
by showing proof of enrollment in a federally recognized tribe located within a 250 mile
radius of the airport

Application deadlines are mid May for July - December exhibitions and Mid October for January - June exhibitions





RARE EARTH: National Ceramics Exhibition

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Fee: $30.00 (Entry fee for 3 images)
Event Dates: 10/3/16 - 10/28/16
Entry Deadline: 8/6/16
Days remaining to deadline: 13

RARE EARTH: National Ceramics Exhibition is open to all US artists working in functional and/or sculptural ceramics, including mixed media work that is primarily ceramic. Selected works will be exhibited October 3 – October 28, 2016 at Cabrillo Gallery. Three cash awards will be presented.

JUROR: Kirk Delman is Collections Manager of the Marer Collection of Contemporary Ceramics, Ruth Chandler Williamson Gallery, Scripps College in Claremont, CA. In addition to overseeing this prestigious collection, Delman has served on the advisory committee of the American Museum of Ceramic Art, Pomona, CA and has curated the Scripps Ceramics Annual Exhibition and a number of other exhibitions at the Ruth Chandler Williamson Gallery. He has been a curator and juror for exhibitions at many institutions, including the American Museum of Ceramic Art, Museum of Craft and Design, San Francisco, Clark Museum at Scripps College and Musée Ariana (Swiss Museum of Ceramics and Glass), Geneva, Switzerland.





Reopening Call for Reed Market & 15th Street Roundabout in Bend, Oregon

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Entry Deadline: 9/1/16
Days remaining to deadline: 39
Art in Public Places (AiPP) on behalf of a public art initiative for the City of Bend seeks to commission a permenant large scale sculpture or multiple smaller sculptures for the roundabout (traffic circle) at Reed Market & 15th Street in Bend, Oregon.

The committee will evaluate all submissions based on artistic excellence, innovation, interactivity, originality and the work’s ability to enhance the natural landscape and enliven this public space.

Reopening call information: After a long postponement, Art in Public Places is ready to move forward with the roundabout at Reed Market and 15th Street in Bend, Oregon.



Request for Qualifications - Fort Worth Kroger Mural Project

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Event Dates: 7/21/15 - 7/21/15
Entry Deadline: 8/14/16
Days remaining to deadline: 21

The Arts Council of Fort Worth, in partnership with Kroger Company, invites professional artists to submit qualifications for two indoor mural projects for new Kroger stores in north Fort Worth.  The new stores, located at 1653 Basswood Boulevard and 4750 West Bailey Boswell Road will open to the public in early November and December 2016, respectively.

Prominently displayed in interior public gathering areas as part of the Kroger Company’s commitment to involving artists in beautifying new stores in Fort Worth, the murals are expected to celebrate the spirit of community and the unique identity of the neighborhood and its surroundings. The murals will measure approximately 18’ wide by 5’ high and be fabricated on portable panels of a durable material that can be attached directly to the wall 





Slo Motion Arts 2016 Las Vegas Open Juried Exhibition at UV Gallery

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Fee: $35.00 (2016 Las Vegas Open Juried Exhibition)
Entry Deadline: 9/17/16
Days remaining to deadline: 55
Slo Motion Arts 2016 Las Vegas Open Juried Exhibition at UV Gallery in the heart of the Las Vegas Art District. This first annual juried exhibition for the new UVGallery will feature both 2D and 3D Art in an open theme and welcomes all artists and styles.   



Southern Printmaking Biennale VII International

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Fee: $35.00 (University of North Georgia)
Entry Deadline: 8/19/16
Days remaining to deadline: 26

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2016 Southern Printmaking Biennale VII International Juried ExhibitioNovember 3 – December 8, 2016
Reception: November 10, 2016 

Bob Owens Art Gallery
University of North Georgia
Department of Visual Arts
Dahlonega, Georgia 

The Southern Printmaking Biennale International offers an exhibition opportunity for serious artists working in the field of printmaking who may be exploring cutting edge new technologies, as well as traditional techniques of producing multiples. The Biennale began in 2002 and will continue through 2022, a retrospective exhibition of all award winners will be held in 2024. A full color catalog is produced for all exhibiting artist. 





Spenard Bike Rack Design

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Entry Deadline: 8/12/16
Days remaining to deadline: 19

Cook Inlet Housing Authority (CIHA) and the Spenard Chamber of Commerce are pleased to announce a call for artists to design a creative and functional bike rack. The prototype will be installed at CIHA’s 3510 Spenard Road office, with goal of expanding the project in the future to additional installations throughout the Spenard business corridor. CIHA and the Spenard Chamber of Commerce invite artists of all backgrounds to participate in this bike rack project design invitation to meet several goals: 

1.      Serve as a prototype project to install bike racks at a variety of Spenard businesses
2.       Spark collaboration between Spenard businesses and local artists/makers
3.       Brand Spenard as bike friendly, forward thinking, and unique

The awarded proposal will be responsible for the design of the final product. 





Spirit and Matter

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Fee: $40.00 (Non-Member )
Fee: $25.00 (HMAG Member )
Entry Deadline: 8/31/16
Days remaining to deadline: 38
SPIRIT AND MATTER is a regional exhibition of jewelry and metalwork presented by the Houston Metal Arts Guild in Houston, Texas The exhibition will be held in the Art Gallery of the Jung Center, located in the Houston Museum District.  Spirit and Matter investigates the connections between the human spirit and material objects.  Whether your work is wearable, utilitarian or sculptural, your contribution to the long and wide-ranging history of metalworking enriches the collective experience.  The juror will be Andy Cooperman.  HMAG will award $1000 at the discretion of the juror:  $250 will be given for Best Use of Materials, $250 will be given for Most Original Piece, and $500 will be given for Best in Show.



State of Suspension-Hanging Sculpture

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Fee: $30.00 (State of Suspension)
Event Dates: 10/13/16 - 11/11/16
Entry Deadline: 9/1/16
Days remaining to deadline: 39
State of Suspension  is a national juried show featuring sculpture that is suspended from the gallery ceiling. Jury panel will be led by Andi Steele.  The exhibition will feature sculpture that is suspended from the gallery ceiling. Artwork will hang from October 13 through November 11, 2016.
 



State of the Arts 2016

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Fee: $40.00 (State of the Arts 2016)
Entry Deadline: 8/28/16
Days remaining to deadline: 35
State of The Arts 2016 is the R.G. Endres Gallery 10th annual juried competition held every October. The Exhibition runs during the month of October with a gala reception on October 14th, 2016. 

Awards:
     $1,000 award for the R.G. Endres Best in Show (One Presented)
     $750 Merit Awards (Two Presented)
     $500 Peoples Choice Award (One Presented)
     $100 Honorable Mention Awards (Five Presented)  



Still Life: Past, Present, Future

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Fee: $25.00 (Still Life: Past, Present, Future)
Entry Deadline: 8/5/16
Days remaining to deadline: 12

Artists have broadened the traditionally narrow definition of still life painting through the use of new media and new subject matter. They have extended the genre beyond the fruit-and-flower paintings, making art of commercially available items such as Claes Oldenburg’s Tea Bag, Jim Dine’s Bathrobe, Andy Warhol’s Campbell's Soup Cans or Larry Rivers’ Cigar Box since the 1960s.

uBe Art wants to share the vast scope of Still Life art – from the traditional table setting, to images reflective of current culture, and everything in between.

As always, all medium are welcome!





Tahitian Pearl Contest- Revere Academy of Jewelry Arts

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Fee: $25.00 (Tahitian Pearl Contest- Revere Academy of Jewelry Arts)
Entry Deadline: 8/1/16
Days remaining to deadline: 8

Open to all past and present students of the Revere Academy who reside in the US, this competition invites jewelry artists to pursue new creative designs featuring Tahitian Pearls. The Grand Prize winner receives 2 round trip tickets to Tahiti from Los Angeles via Air Tahiti Nui.

Winners will be selected on the basis of originality, design, marketability and craftsmanship. Entries fit into 2 categories: Jewelry under $1,000 and jewelry over $1,000 retail value. Each category will have a first place cash award of $300, second place, $200, and third place, $100. An overall Grand Prize winner will be selected from all entries.  





Tamarac Sculpture on Nob Hill

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Event Dates: 7/22/16 - 8/19/16
Entry Deadline: 8/19/16
Days remaining to deadline: 26

The City of Tamarac, Florida is soliciting applications from qualified artists over the age of 18 for their Inaugural Sculpture on Nob Hill Project. Each year approximately ten (10) sculptures will be selected to be displayed on the highly visible location of Nob Hill Road, located between West McNab Road to the North and Commercial Boulevard to the South.  Thousands of visitors and residents will view the exhibit each year beginning from October 2016 - October 2017.  Artists will receive a $1,500 stipend for shipping costs, and other expenses involved in loaning the work for one year to be on exhibit.  A $1,000 cash award for Best on Nob Hill will be given to one artist at the end of the term whose work is chosen by the residents and visitors as the People’s Choice.  There is no application fee. 





Tampa Bay Lightning 5th Annual Call for Entry

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Entry Deadline: 9/1/16
Days remaining to deadline: 39
We invite Lightning fans and members of the local arts community to submit pieces of original artwork to be hung for display in Amalie Arena during the 2016-2017 season.

 





Temporary Public Art Installation, Basalt Colorado

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Entry Deadline: 9/9/16
Days remaining to deadline: 47
Public Arts Commission
Basalt, CO
Request for Qualifications
(Short Description)


The Basalt Public Arts Commission (BPAC) invites Colorado artists to creatively unite Basalt's neighborhoods, roads, and paths with public art. Installation(s) will open to the public in June 2017, accompanied by a kickoff celebratory event.  This is the
first of a series of temporary projects that express the theme: "discover what connects our community.”

The installation may be a single statement, a few objects, or many repeating elements that might be clustered or aligned.  They may be found or recycled objects. They may add a unifying color, add light, invoke the river as metaphor, or create  a serpentine thread through the Basalt community, which may include areas along the Roaring Fork and Fryingpan rivers, Highway 82, and/or Rio Grande (old railroad alignment, which is now a trail). The installations could encourage locals and visitors to walk and bike, search and seek out different aspects of the installation and the Town. BPAC is also open to a non-physical project uniting us in a common experience, for example, along our waterways and walkways.

The budget for this project is $50,000 dollars. This budget is all-inclusive (e.g. design, fabrication, installation, deinstallation, and travel. Deadline for RFQ submission is September 9. Refer to the full description of this project for more details.





The 2016 Photography, Ceramic and Sculpture Exhibit

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Fee: $10.00 (The 2016 Photography Exhibition)
Entry Deadline: 8/22/16
Days remaining to deadline: 29
2016 Overland Park Art at the Center Photography Exhibition
Show Dates: October 11 through November 20, 2016
Awards sponsored by the Friends of OP Arts
Best of Show - $300
Second Place - $150
Four - $25 Honorable Mention Awards
Entry fee is $10 for 2 images. Entry Deadline: August 22, 2016



The Art of the Heartland

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Fee: $45.00 (Non-Member Fee The Art of the Heartland)
Entry Deadline: 8/15/16
Days remaining to deadline: 22
Second annual national juried painting competition with over $9,000 in awards:  first $4,000, second $2,000, third $1,000, special "Best of Arkansas: $1,000, plus other awards to be announced.

Reception will be held October 1, 2016; workshops and events (30-day exhibit) will be hosted by Mena Art Gallery, Mena, AR, from October 1 through October 31, 2016. Details to be announced as they become available.

Our goal is to assemble the finest display of representational paintings made in America that display the best of American Art. The focus in the jury process will be to select paintings with the highest quality in workmanship, color, value, composition, style and diversity of subject matter that depicts the best of America and its people.



The Athenaeum Invitational, 2016

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Fee: $35.00 (The Athenaeum Invitational, 2016)
Entry Deadline: 8/28/16
Days remaining to deadline: 35

Underwritten by TTR | Sotheby's International Realty, The Athenaeum Invitational celebrates the arts of Virginia, Maryland, the District of Columbia and West Virginia in the Athenaeum Gallery in Alexandria, VA. It is a theme-based event featuring the works of both specially-invited artists who have exhibited in the Athenaeum Gallery in the past, as well as works selected through a call for submissions open to anyone living or working in Virginia, the District of Columbia, or Maryland.  A $1500 prize for the best work will be awarded to an invited artist, and a $1000 prize will be awarded to an artist from the open call. The show is juried by Athenaeum Gallery Director, Twig Murray.  Prize winners will be selected by a noted art expert, who has yet to be determined.

Theme: Oh! The joy!
The theme asks artists to reflect on a moment of pure joy. It is inspired by the Lewis and Clark expedition across the unchartered North American continent to reach the Pacific Ocean. After an arduous, two-year trek, William Lewis crested a hill, saw the vast body of water and cried, “The Ocean in view. Oh! The joy!”





The Visual Chronicle of Portland, OR

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Entry Deadline: 7/25/16
Days remaining to deadline: 1
The Regional Arts & Culture Council (RACC) is seeking works on paper to purchase for the Visual Chronicle of Portland collection. Deadline for submissions is Monday, July 25, 2016.

The Visual Chronicle of Portland is a city-owned collection of works on paper—prints, photographs, paintings and drawings—focusing on artists’ views of the city’s social and urban landscapes. The collection captures the spirit of the times as our city evolves and changes. It is both an eclectic view of life in Portland as well as a record of artists working in the city. The artworks are exhibited in City and County buildings.

 





Thursday Night Live Exhibit

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Fee: $15.00 (Entry Fee)
Entry Deadline: 7/25/16
Days remaining to deadline: 1
If you are a member of Plano Art Association, there is no fee for entering your art work. (use special coupon code: Thursday You can join the Association by going to their website (www.planoartassociation.com). For non-members there is a $15 hanging fee for each piece incorporated into the show. Because we are uncertain how many entries will be submitted, and how those pieces will fit in the exhibit space, it is possible that some entries will not be included. If that becomes necessary, a corresponding refund of entry fees will be made.



Town of Windsor- Temporary Roundabout Sculpture

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Entry Deadline: 7/29/16
Days remaining to deadline: 5
The Town of Windsor is soliciting public art entries of existing sculptures to be considered for an outdoor, TEMPORARY (24-36 months) installation in a new traffic roundabout located prominently on Windsor Road at Old Redwood Highway – a gateway to the vibrant downtown area of Windsor located in Sonoma county.
  • Sculpture must be existing. No conceptual designs will be considered.
  • Sculpture must fit on a concrete base foundation that is 20 feet in diameter and six inches deep.  
  • Sculpture must be substantially fabricated and sufficiently safe to withstand all local weather and outdoor conditions.
  • Consulting a structural engineer is highly encouraged.
  • Sculpture must arrive in the same condition as portrayed in photographs.
  • Sculpture must have the scale and proportion for a vehicle roundabout.  Small scale sculptures will not be considered.
  • There is particular interest in a sculpture that expresses kinetic properties and includes energy production of wind or solar

 



Tubac Center of the Arts Members Open

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Fee: $25.00 (Tubac Center of the Arts Members Open)
Event Dates: 7/5/16 - 10/10/16
Entry Deadline: 7/29/16
Days remaining to deadline: 5

Members’ Open is the first of seasonal Tubac Center of the Arts members only exhibition opportunities. It is open to all current members of TCA, Spetmber 2 to October 9, 2016.

 





Type, Paper, Scissors: A Broadside Exhibit

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Fee: $30.00 (Type, Paper, Scissors: A Broadside Exhibit)
Event Dates: 9/20/16 - 11/4/16
Entry Deadline: 8/25/16
Days remaining to deadline: 32

Pinyon Jay Press and Idaho State University invite artists to submit (unframed) broadsides using hand set type for a national juried exhibition in the Transition Gallery in the Pond Student Union in Pocatello, Idaho. This exhibition will be juried by Jessica Spring.





UnCommon Clay 2016 - Functional to Fantastic

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Fee: $30.00 (UnCommon Clay 2016 - Functional to Fantastic)
Event Dates: 11/11/16 - 12/23/16
Entry Deadline: 9/26/16
Days remaining to deadline: 64

UNCOMMON CLAY – Functional to Fantastic
 Calling All Clay Artists from Ft. Collins to Colorado Springs!
 
The Arts Longmont Gallery's juried exhibition of clay artists along the Front Range showcasing
the diverse artists working in clay along the Front Range.  
 
Call For Entries: - Non-refundable entry fee of $35 for up to 3 pieces. Deadline is September 26, 2016

Art will be juried by digital images for exhibition. - Award winners will be juried by the original art and announced at the Opening Reception. 
 Cash Awards for top prizes. 





ViewPoint 48- Cincinnati Art Club

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Fee: $50.00 (ViewPoint 48 Single Entry)
Entry Deadline: 8/20/16
Days remaining to deadline: 27

The second oldest art club in the nation, the Cincinnati Art Club invites you to enter our National Juried Competition, ViewPoint 48 for fine art in all media, except photography. This year’s exhibition promises to be the best in the 48-year history of this event. The exhibit will be hosted by Art Design Consultants and will be open on a daily basis from October 20th through November 10th with the opening reception and awards on Thursday, October 20, 2016

AWARDS

1st Place $2,000.00

2nd Place $1,000.00

3rd Place $750.00

With additional cash and in-kind awards to be announced





Visions of the Flint Hills 2016

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Fee: $25.00 (Buttonwood Art Space: Visions of the Flint Hills 2016)
Event Dates: 10/7/16 - 11/25/16
Entry Deadline: 8/15/16
Days remaining to deadline: 22

VISIONS OF THE FLINT HILLS BENEFIT AND SALE is a juried exhibit featuring art of the Flint Hills. The exhibit will run from October 7, 2016 through November 25, 2016, at Buttonwood Art Space, 3013 Main Street, Kansas City, Missouri, 64108. Net proceeds from the event benefit Friends of the Konza Prairie, a non-profit organization which promotes educational research & experiences along with preservation of the Konza Prairie, a portion of the Flint Hills in Kansas. Open to artworks influenced by or depicting the Flint Hills geographic area in Kansas. Artists may submit up to four pieces in any combination of four categories: Painting, Photography, 3-D and Other for a $25.00 fee.  Juror: TBD. All artwork will be juried on a piece by piece basis. All works will be 50% of sale to artist and 50% to Friends of the Konza Prairie, a 501(c)(3) charity. Awards=$500 Best of Show; $100 First Place in each category.





VMC- Women & Children Center

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Entry Deadline: 8/22/16
Days remaining to deadline: 29

Valley Medical Center - Women & Children's Center

Experienced artists are invited to submit qualifications to be considered for several artwork opportunities intended to create a signature identity for the exterior of Valley Medical Center’s new Women and Children Center as part of the Imagine VMC initiative.  

Imagine VMC, a project of the County of Santa Clara,  Silicon Valley Creates (SVC) and Santa Clara Valley Medical Center (VMC), is a multi-phased initiative to infuse the arts into the existing 300,000-square-foot hospital wing at VMC that will be converted to San Jose’s first Women and Children’s Center.  Imagine VMC places emphasis on: building visibility and way-finding, children’s play areas, family waiting and rest areas, participatory exhibits that engage patients and visitors, fun, play and learning, culturally inclusive and community-based exhibits, community and partners. Stakeholders include several cultural institutions and designers supporting this important initiative. For more about the Imagine VMC initiative, please visit http://imaginevmc.org/vmc/.





Wearable Expressions 7th International Juried Exhibition

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Fee: $40.00 (Wearable Expressions 7th International Juried Exhibition entry fee)
Event Dates: 1/21/17 - 4/16/17
Entry Deadline: 10/1/16
Days remaining to deadline: 69

$20,000 in awards

January 21 – April 16, 2017

Off the Wall and On the Runway, April 22 

Entry deadline, October 1, 2016

Wearable Expressions features wearable art in all media, from separates and full costumes, to jewelry and accessories competing for a total of $20,000 in awards.

Wearable art – clothing, jewelry and accessories that combine craftsmanship, aesthetics and function with the fourth dimension; animation - finds its ultimate expression in Wearable Expressions, the Palos Verdes Art Center’s 7th international exhibition of wearable art.

The competition is open to adults 18 years or older. The categories are fiber, jewelry and accessories.  Each artist can submit up to three items for consideration. Designate a category for each.  Individual or collaborative entries are invited.  Innovation is encouraged!





Welcome to My World: Mental Health Awareness through Art

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Fee: $30.00 (Welcome to My World: Mental Health Awareness through Art)
Event Dates: 9/16/16 - 10/7/16
Entry Deadline: 7/31/16
Days remaining to deadline: 7
Artists and photographers are encouraged to share their artistic vision of mental health in any medium. Artwork can range from realism to surrealism to abstraction, and may be 2D or 3D. Work can be based on experience with mental health, stigmas associated with mental health, and coping with mental health through art expression. Selected artwork will be exhibited during the September Salt Lake Gallery Stroll and three weeks after.



Yountville Outdoor Sculpture Walk

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Entry Deadline: 12/31/15
Application Closed

The Yountville Art Walk program, presented by Yountville Arts, is designed to take advantage of the Town’s pedestrian-friendly atmosphere and existing level of public outdoor art to promote the enjoyment of public art by inviting artists to exhibit their work on a temporary loan basis. To date, the Art Walk has over 20 sculptures. Artists who have participated in the Art Walk have sold eight pieces to visitors in the past year. The Yountville Art Walk offers highly visible and sought after locations for art to be displayed while reaching a variety of clients which include visitors to our high end tourist destination. Over 5,000 visitors per day walk along our streets and enjoy the sculptures. Sculptures accepted into the Art Walk will be on loan to the Town of Yountville for at least two years unless sold.