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CALL FOR ART – ONLINE SOLO ART EXHIBITION OPPORTUNITY – September 5, 2015

Light Space & Time Online Art Gallery announces their inaugural “Solo Art Exhibition Series”. This will be a series of solo art exhibitions beginning on September 15, 2015 and continuing through January 14, 2016. The gallery invites online submission of 2D and 3D art (including photography). There is no theme for this art competition. The deadline to apply is September 5th, 2015.

Details:

888-490-3530
http://www.lightspacetime.com
info@lightspacetime.com


2015 FL3TCH3R EXHIBIT• SOCIALLY AND POLITICALLY ENGAGED ART – August 26, 2015

Call to Artists -Juried Exhibit- displayed Oct 5-Dec 7. In memory of Fletcher H. Dyer, 22yo, lost in motorcycle accident 2009. Multi-Nat’l. Host-Reece Museum ETSU, J.C.,TN. Focus: social/political issues. Awards $500. Juror-Joyce Ogden, Spalding University & Ky School of Art at Spalding. Proceeds fund Fletcher H. Dyer Mem’l Scholarship. $35 fee by 8/19, $40 fee 8/20-26; plus $7 each add’l entry.

Details:

423-534-9827
http://www.FL3TCH3Rexhibit.com
fl3tch3r.exhibit@gmail.com


ILLUMINATE WITH ELIZABETH AVEDON CALL FOR ENTRIES – August 26, 2015

We are pleased to announce the Illuminate call for entry with juror Elizabeth Avedon at The Center for Fine Art Photography. All capture types, subject matter and photographic processes are eligible to submit. Awards and Honors given. The Deadline is August 26th at 11:59 pm. Members- $24 and non-members $38. This is an international, open call for entry. C4FAP is a non-profit arts organization.

Details:

970-224-1010
http://www.c4fap.org/exhibitions/illuminate-elizabeth-avedon
coordinator@c4fap.org


CUT UPS & CHROMADDICTS – September 12, 2015

Sliced and diced mash-ups; image, texture, text seem to be bubbling to the top. Rising up along side are works of intense chroma, the color saturated and layered, blowing out the boundaries between figuration and abstraction. 2D and 3D are encouraged. Midwest Pressed are hot for this. Show us what you’ve got. Judges: Aaron Wilson and Tim Dooley of Midwest Pressed. entry fee

Details:

319-431-2669
http://tinyurl.com/o57gruk
blackearthgallery@gmail.com


CALL FOR ARTISTS: REALLY AFFORDABLE ART SHOW – August 29, 2015

It is time to expand your collector base in NYC. To make it easy for new collectors, all work submitted must be for sale at $499 or less. Cash awards $2050. We are privileged to have as our juror Carolyn Ramo, Executive Director of Artadia. Exhibition Dates: October 3 – October 25, 2015 weekends 1-6 P.M. Open to all residents of the U.S. and its Territories 18 years of age or older. Entry fee.

Details:

http://bwac.org/2015/06/really-affordable-art-show/
Prospectus
help@affordableartshow.info


CALL TO ARTISTS : LACDA 2015 INTERNATIONAL JURIED COMPETITION – August 24, 2015

Call to artists for all styles of artwork and photography utilizing digital processes. Winner receives 10 prints up to 44×60 inches on museum quality paper shown in a solo exhibit in main gallery Sep 10-Aug 3, 2015. Ten second place winners also exhibited. Deadline August 24. Entry fee.

Details:

http://lacda.com/juried/juriedshow.html
lacda@lacda.com


ARTIST RESIDENCY OPPORTUNITY IN BOSTON – June 12, 2016

The Boston Center for the Arts (BCA) is now accepting applications for its Artist Residency Program, which provides studio space for two artists during the 2015-2016 season, one during Sept-Dec 2015, the other running Feb-May 2016. special emphasis on artist projects that engage the public in direct and innovative ways.

Details:

http://www.bcaonline.org/visualarts/artist-residency-program.html
zdavis@bcaonline.org


EXHIBIT WHOLESALE WITH AMERICAN MADE SHOW IN WASHINGTON DC! – January 13, 2016

Wholesale Handmade American Art and Craft show! Special booth packages for new exhibitors starting from $1238, including electric, valet service, drayage, marketing materials and membership to our year-round online sales tool. The show will take place January 15-17, 2016 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington DC! Apply today!

Details:

http://americanmadeshow.com/exhibit


ILLUSTRATION COMPETITION – January 8, 2016

Introduce your work to the world. Enter the most prestigious competition for creativity in illustration, the Communication Arts Illustration Competition. Any illustration first published or produced from January 2015 through January 2016 is eligible. Entries may originate from any country. Student work accepted. Entry fee.

Details:

http://http://www.commarts.com/competitions/illustration


CALL TO ARTISTS – CASH AWARDS – JURIED EXHIBIT – January 4, 2016

Embracing Our Differences is accepting submissions for its 13th annual outdoor juried art exhibit celebrating diversity and inclusion to be displayed spring 2016 in Sarasota, FL USA. 42 artists will be selected. National and international submissions accepted. Final selections will be made by a 3-judge panel. $3,000 (US) in awards. There is no submission fee nor limit on the number of entries.

Details:

941-404-5710
http://embracingourdifferences.org
Info@EmbracingOurDifferences.org


AFTERIMAGE MAGAZINE SEEKS ARTICLE SUBMISSIONS – January 1, 2016

Afterimage seeks submissions, particularly for exhibition and book reviews. In its fourth decade of publication, Afterimage is a journal at the cutting edge of contemporary media arts (including independent photography, film/video, and digital art), communication and media studies, and alternative publishing that also publishes some of the most significant historical studies in these fields. No entry fee.

Details:

http://vsw.org/afterimage


FIGURE50: NATIONAL ONLINE JURIED EXHIBITION, NOW FREE ENTRY! – December 31, 2015

Figure50.com provides a platform for accessing outstanding visual artists across the entire country in a simple, dynamic format. Our focus is on the human figure expressed in a variety of interpretations and media. The main feature of our site is an interactive map where we display one artist from every state. Juror: Maureen Bloomfield (Editor-in-Chief, The Artist’s Magazine) No entry fee

Details:

http://www.figure50.com


CALL to ARTISTS for SKETCHBOOK WEST – December 31, 2015

[private] A unique collaboration project. Artists are invited to purchase, complete and return a sketchbook. The sketchbook will be scanned and displayed online and in the gallery in February 2016. Artists are then invited to submit images of works created as a result of their sketchbook. Ten to twelve artists will be asked to display their work February 4 to February 27th. See our site for more details.

Details:

949-667-1803
http://www.laslagunagallery.com/#!skechbookwest/chxu


RESIDENCY RETREAT IN ARTIST TOWN IN THE OZARKS – December 31, 2015

The Writers’ Colony at Dairy Hollow has eight suites in two houses. Each suite has a bedroom, private bath and writing room. Residencies are available year-round to writers of all kinds, artists and composers. We are the only Colony in the world that has a suite for culinary writers, with a kitchen equipped by Kitchen Aid. Sit down to a gourmet dinner five nights a week, relax and write! Entry fee.

Details:

479-253-7444
director@writerscolony.org


CALL to ARTISTS for “WOMEN IN ART” – December 15, 2015

[private] Las Laguna Gallery in Laguna Beach, California is looking for some unbelievable women artists. All local, national and international women artists, professional and amateur and multiple art mediums will be considered in this call for art. Submission fee.

Details:

949-667-1803
http://www.laslagunagallery.com/#!womeninart2016/c119a


CALL FOR ENTRIES | WINTER FILM AWARDS INDIE FILM FEST – December 1, 2015

WINTER FILM AWARDS announces a CALL FOR ENTRIES for 2016 Indie Film Festival Feb 24-27 2016 in NYC. We seek diverse, fresh voices & creative indie films from the entire world in all genres – feature length, short, narrative fiction, documentary, animation, horror, web series, music videos. Submission deadlines: Early-Sept 1, Regular-Nov 1, Late-Dec 1.

Details:

415-355-4371
http://www.WinterFilmAwards.com
submissions@winterfilmawards.com


SLAM LOCAL ARTIST MARKET (DAVIS SQ. SOMERVILLE) – December 1, 2015


Spaces are available to exhibit your work in upcoming SLAM markets throughout 2015 (10 scheduled markets) – All media is considered. Now in its 6th year, SLAM offers local artists a place to show & sell their work, as well as an opportunity for local residents to find a wide variety of art & handmade goods in one location. Entry fee.

Details:

617-816-3056
http://burren.com/SLAM.html
marykeane55@hotmail.com


CALL FOR BYZANTINE ICONS – December 1, 2015


The Center for Byzantine Material Arts is currently accepting applications to display and sell works in the upstairs Gallery of the Trinity House Cafe. This exhibit is currently displaying and is on-going. Any school and medium of traditional Orthodox Iconography will be considered for the exhibit. Entry fee.

Details:

301-977-7297
http://byzarts.com
colette@byzarts.com


5TH BIENNIAL CENTRAL TIME CERAMICS – November 30, 2015

The 5th CTC exhibition is open to all ceramic artists over the age of 18 who currently reside in the Central Time Zone (including areas of Canada and Mexico within this time zone). All forms of ceramic expression created within the last three years are encouraged. The show will be judged by Verne Funk. There will be three cash awards selected by the juror.

Details:

309-677-2989
http://art.bradley.edu/bug/5th-central-time-ceramics-call-for-entries


CON[TEXT]: WORD & IMAGE – November 26, 2015

CALLING FOR Words & Images Themed Art. Juror: Tim Clark. They say, “a picture is worth 1000 words”. For Con[text] we examine the relationships between text and image. Entry fee.

Details:

802-777-3686
http://www.darkroomgallery.com/ex64
info@darkroomgallery.com


CALL TO GREATER BAY AREA ARTISTS FOR JURIED SHOW – November 16, 2015

Piedmont Center for the Arts seeks contemporary 2-dimenional works for 3rd Annual Juried Show. Artists must reside in one of the 9 greater Bay area counties. $4000 in cash prizes, etc. Entry fee.

Details:

https://www.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=2686&sortby=fair_name&apply=


JAIPUR INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL – November 10, 2015

the Jaipur International film festival promotes new movie makers, exchange of knowledge, information, ideas & culture between India & other nations in context of their social and cultural ethos. JIFF also promotes friendship and co-operation among people of the world through the medium of films & documentaries. Multiple genres and formats accepted. Submission fee.

Details:

http://www.jiffindia.org/entryform.html


RESIDENCY OPPORTUNITY IN KENTUCKY – November 7, 2015

A.I.R. Studio in Paducah, Kentucky welcomes self-motivated, focused emerging and established artists working in a range of traditional and non-traditional visual arts practices, as well as writers and composers. The duration of the residency is 2 weeks to 3 months. Collaborative artists and couples are welcome to apply. Application fee plus expenses.

Details:

http://airstudiopaducah.com/apply


2015 PROIFY INTERNATIONAL PHOTOGRAPHY AWARDS – October 31, 2015

The Proify International Photography Awards is an annual competition dedicated to emerging photographers all over the world. With over $5,000 cash, prizes and awards this non-professional devoted contest provides a unique opportunity to earn credibility, funding and global exposure. Entrants may submit their best images to a variety of 8 different categories – Landscape, street, portrait, after dark, wedding, panoramic, retro, HDR. There are no limits to submissions. Anybody who earns less than 20,000 USD per year as a photographer is welcome to enter the contest. Minors may also enter, with permission from a parent or guardian.

Details:

http://www.proify.com/


THE BLACK RIVER CHAPBOOK COMPETITION – October 31, 2015

Twice each year Black Lawrence Press will run this competition for an unpublished chapbook of poems or short fiction between 16-36 pages in length. The contest is open to new, emerging, and established writers. The winner will receive book publication, a $500 cash award, and ten copies of the book. Recent winners include Shane McCrae, Simone Muench, Blake Kimzey, Caleb Curtiss, and Sam Sax. Entry fee.

Details:

http://www.blacklawrence.com/submissions-and-contests/the-black-river-chapbook-competition


INTERNATIONAL TAPESTRY EXHIBITION – October 31, 2015

open to all artists who design and weave their own tapestries either individually or collaboratively (all assistants shall be named). For the purposes of this exhibition, tapestry is defined as hand woven, weft faced fabric using discontinuous wefts. Artists who work in both traditional and more experimental methods are encouraged to enter. Multimedia work will be considered as long as the primary medium is tapestry. Entries must be one-of-a-kind and have been completed after January 2012. Entry fee.

Details:

http://tinyurl.com/meyyws4


OPEN CALL TO FILM/LIGHT ARTISTS – October 31, 2015

MONO NO AWARE is an international exhibition open to any person or group of persons making contemporary art that incorporates Super 8mm, 16mm, 35mm or altered light projections as part of a sculpture, installation, dance, or expanded cinema performance. Donation suggested for entry.

Details:

http://mononoawarefilm.com/entries


CALL FOR ENTRY AMERICAN TAPESTRY BIENNIAL 11 – October 31, 2015

Entry to ATB 11 is open to all artists who design and weave their own tapestries, either individually or collaboratively. Multimedia work will be considered as long as the primary medium is tapestry. Entries must be one-of-a-kind and have been completed after January 2012.Artists may submit up to three pieces, but a maximum of one piece per artist will be accepted.

Details:

360-951-2051
http://americantapestryalliance.org/?p=12979
info@americantapestryalliance.org


CALL FOR THE POWER OF SMALL THEMED ART – October 23, 2015

All media 2-D and 3-D national juried gallery exhibition for December 2015-January 2016. Cash awards. Email entries and PayPal accepted. See “Call for Entries” tab on website. Entry fee.

Details:

540-760-6928
http://www.fccava.org
curator-frederick-gallery@fccava.org


PHOTOBOOK 2015, 6TH ANNUAL SHOW – October 20, 2015

20 self-published photobooks will be selected for exhibition & sale at Davis Orton Gallery & ONLINE CATALOG/GALLERY. 4 books will be selected as Best in Show. Two photographs by each Best of Show will be exhibited at the Davis Orton Gallery.The following month, all photobooks will be exhibited at the Griffin Museum of Photography. Jurors: Paula Tognarelli and Karen Davis. Entry Fee.

Details:

581-697-0266
http://davisortongallery.com/calls-for-work/photobook-2015
karen@davisortongallery.com


PHOTOBOOK 2015, 6TH ANNUAL SHOW – October 20, 2015

20 self-published photobooks will be selected for exhibition & sale at Davis Orton Gallery Nov 21 to Dec 21 & ONLINE CATALOG/GALLERY. 4 photobooks selected Best in Show. Two photographs by each Best of Show will be exhibited at the Davis Orton Gallery. All Photobooks will be exhibited at Griffin Museum of Photography in January. Jurors: Paula Tognarelli & Karen Davis. Entry Fee

Details:

518-697-0266
http://davisortongallery.com/calls-for-work/photobook-2015

karen@davisortongallery.com


CALL TO ARTISTS: INDIAN WELLS INTERNATIONAL ARTS FESTIVAL – October 15, 2015

Attracting upwards of 10,000 art collectors and serious buyers in attendance, the Festival showcases national and international fine art and high-quality craft artists. The 14th Annual Indian Wells International Arts Festival, April 1-3, 2016, at the Indian Wells Tennis Garden – Indian Wells, CA. Open to all media artists, selected by jury process. Entry fee; apply online via EntryThingy.

Details:

760-346-0042
www.indianwellsartsfestival.com/artists.html
info@indianwellsartsfestival.com


TEACHERS AGAINST PREJUDICE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL ART CONTEST – October 15, 2015

Open to students in grades 1-4 in any country. Submit artwork on the theme of “Games Around the World” in jpeg format by e-mail or on disk. First and second prizes ($100-$150) awarded in two categories. No entry fee.

Details:

http://www.teachersagainstprejudice.org/index2.php?p=art_contest_2015


SIXTY SQUARE INCHES: 18TH NORTH AMERICAN SMALL PRINT EXHIBIT – October 2, 2015

18th North American Small Prints Exhibition from January 11 – February 20. Open to artists in the US, Canada, Mexico. Entries must be original fine art prints in any media completed in the last 3 years (2013-2015). No image size larger than 60 square inches (height x width). Juror: Kim Vito, Wright State University. Entry fee: $25 for 3 images of original fine art prints. Entry fee.

Details:

765-494-3061
https://purdueuniversitygalleries.submittable.com/submit


RESIDENCY OPPORTUNITY IN HOMER, ALASKA – October 1, 2015

Bunnel Street Art Center offers one-month residencies to US and International emerging and mid-career artists to lead projects featuring community engagement through art such as poetry, new media, film, music, ephemeral art, dance, painting, theater, installation, creative writing or sculpture at the arts center and surrounding community. travel $ and stipend available. Application fee.

Details:

http://www.bunnellarts.org/artist-in-residence-3


CALL TO ARTISTS FOR 6TH ANNUAL MANIFEST PRIZE – October 1, 2015

Manifest Gallery calling for works of any media, any genre/style, any size…The cash award for this competition is now $5000 and a four-week solo exhibit of the single winning work displayed along with juror and artist statements. Five semi-finalist works will also be included in the season-documenting publication, the Manifest Exhibition Annual. entry fee.

Details:

http://www.manifestgallery.org/one


360 XOCHI QUETZAL: FREE ARTIST’S RESIDENCY IN MEXICO – September 27, 2015

International visual artists, writers, playwrights, photographers, dancers, new media makers and musicians can apply for an entry fee through the site CAFÉ (Call for Entry). Located in Chapala, Mexico, this residency runs from December 18, 2015 through January 14, 2016. Visit our website for more detailed information.

Details:

http://www.deborahkruger.com/1/art-residency.html


RESIDENCY OPPORTUNITY IN MEXICO – September 27, 2015

The 360 XOCHI QUETZAL Artist and Writer’s Residency Program is located in Chapala, Jalisco, Mexico. National and International visual artists, photographers, dancers, writers, new media makers and musicians over the age of 23 are encouraged to apply for one-month residencies. Two-person collaborative teams are also encouraged to apply. Application fee.

Details:

http://www.deborahkruger.com/1/art-residency.html


SMALL WORKS 2015 – September 21, 2015

Artists are invited to enter the second annual juried exhibition of small artwork (12 inches or smaller in any direction) at Main Street Arts. Open to artists working in all media excluding video/sound & installation art. Open to all U.S. residents at least 18 years of age. Juror: Rebecca Rafferty, arts writer & critic. Exhibit dates: Nov 11–Dec 31, 2015. $1,000 in cash awards! Entry fee.

Details:

315-462-0210
http://tinyurl.com/ppglnrl
mstreetarts@gmail.com


2016 SMITHSONIAN CRAFT SHOW CALL FOR ENTRY – September 20, 2015

The annual Smithsonian Craft Show is a juried exhibition and sale of contemporary American crafts and design. Application fee.

Details:

http://www.juriedartservices.com/index.php?content=event_info&event_id=961&admin_verify_view=true


ARTSPACE OPEN CALL FOR EXHIBITION PROPOSALS – September 20, 2015

Artspace is seeking innovative artists working in all media for solo and/or group exhibitions. Exhibitions will be scheduled beginning September 2016 through December 2018 in Galleries 1 & 2. For full details, visit the Artspace website. All entries MUST be submitted through CaFE. $15 Application Fee.

Details:

919-821-2787
http://artspacenc.org/artists/opportunities/call-for-exhibitions/galleries-one-two/
alee@artspacenc.org


CALL FOR ARTISTS: FIVE BY FIVE 2015 EXHIBITION – September 18, 2015

SUBMIT your 5X5″ artwork. It’s Small Art for a BIG Cause. 2D, 3D, all mediums are eligible. Participating visual and performing artists are donating their work and will be exhibited at the Tampa Museum of Art on Oct. 16, 2015. Visual art is being sold for flat fee. Proceeds from donated artwork fund individual artist grants and workshops from the Arts Council of Hillsborough County. No entry fee.

Details:

813-276-8250
http://FiveByFiveTampaBay.com
info@FiveByFiveTampaBay.com


CALL FOR REPETITION & PATTERNS THEMED ART – September 18, 2015

CALL FOR REPETITION & PATTERNS THEMED ART – September 18, 2015

All media 2-D and 3-D national juried gallery exhibition for November 2015. Cash awards. Download prospectus and mail with entry form, fee, SASE, CD jpg images to: FCCA Exhibitions, 813 Sophia Street, Fredericksburg, VA 22401. E-mail entries and PayPal accepted. See “Call for Entries” tab on website. Entry fee.

Details:

540-760-6928
http://www.fccava.org
curator-frederick-gallery@fccava.org


2015 PROJECT: POSTCARD – September 18, 2015

You are cordially invited to participate in the third Project: Postcard exhibit and fundraiser, sponsored by the Department of Art at New Mexico State University. You are encouraged to be a part of the event by submitting an original work of art, postcard-sized, to be included in the exhibit and presented for sale at the closing event. Visit our website for more info.

Details:

575-646-2545
http://uag.nmsu.edu/opportunities
artglry@nmsu.edu


GRANTS FOR ARTISTS – September 15, 2015

The Franz and Virginia Bader Fund invites grant applications from visual artists who are aged 40 years and over and who live within 150 miles of Washington, DC. Artists working in performance, video, and film are not eligible for Bader Fund grants. To download an application form, visit the Bader Fund’s website. In 2014, the Bader Fund awarded eight grants totaling $120,000.

Details:

202-288-4608
http://tinyurl.com/oaejhvb
grants@baderfund.org


COLLEGE OF SOUTHERN NEVADA | CALL FOR EXHIBITS | 2016 2017 – September 15, 2015

The College of Southern Nevada, Department of Fine Arts, Art and Art History Program is currently accepting solo and group exhibition proposals of all media and genre for its 2016-2017 Exhibition Season for the College’s Fine Arts Gallery and Artspace Gallery. Please email or visit our website for a complete prospectus. No entry fee.

Details:

http://sites.csn.edu/artgallery/current.html
jeff.fulmer@csn.edu


TPS ANNOUNCES THE 28TH ANNUAL MEMBERSʼ ONLY SHOW – September 14, 2015

Texas Photographic Society is proud to be celebrating its 28th year of the Annual Members’ Only Show. Members of TPS are invited to submit up to 10 images for The 28th Annual Membersʼ Only Show by September 14, 2015. The exhibition will be juried by Keith Carter, and will open at TCC Photo Gallery in Longview, Texas, on December 10, 2015.

Details:

http://texasphoto.org/current-call-for-entry
amy@texasphoto.org


30TH ANNUAL SCULPTURE CELEBRATION – September 12, 2015

Sculptors invited to bring up to 3 sculptures for a one day competition for $11,000 in cash awards (Best in Show, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, People’s Choice and six judge’s merit awards). No commission in event of sales. 30th annual event brings sculptors east of the Mississippi River to Lenoir NC for a day-long competition

Details:

828-754-2486
http://www.caldwellarts.com/305-sculpture-celebration-2015
info@caldwellarts.com


CALL FOR ENTRY: SMALL WONDERS – September 10, 2015

Any original 2-D artwork not exceeding 11″ and 3-D artwork not exceeding 7″ is eligible for entry. Juror is Georgia Deal, Corcoran School of Arts and Design. Awards $1000. Entry fee.

Details:

410-268-4566
http://mdfedart.com/portfolio/52/
info@mdfedart.org


LOGO DESIGN FOR HALF MOON BAY ART & PUMPKIN FESTIVAL – September 10, 2015

Deadline September 10, 2015. Graphic Artists, Half Moon Bay Art & Pumpkin Festival Logo Design Competition, over $2,000 cash, prizes. Capture the essence of this festival and the coastal community. Winning logo artwork will be used for the Official Festival Poster, T-Shirts, Glassware, & web based marketing materials. See past winners, entry fee, details and Entry Form at web address.

Details:

650-726-9533
http://hmbartpumpkin.com
logo2016@gmail.com


PERCEPTIONS JURIED SHOW & EXHIBITION – September 10, 2015

Show the world your perception of life. Whether you are a professional artist or an amateur, your view does matter. Show the abstract or the concrete, people or places, fantasy or reality. The whole world is curious about your perception. Show us through your art! Entry fee per piece

Details:

973-670-6165
http://www.springstreetartcenter.org


PHOTOGRAPHY PORTFOLIO SHOWCASE: KEEPSAKES – September 8, 2015

Apparel, objects & other meaningful “tchotchkes,” Saved memories. The gallery features portfolios of 2 photographers through a call for work in each show. The theme relates to scheduled exhibition. Portfolios of up to 12 images are shown as prints (up to 22″ ) & HD slideshow. All processes, capture techniques & approaches to image construction welcomed. Open to all over 18. Entry fee

Details:

581-697-0266
http://davisortongallery.com/portfolio-submissions
karen@davisortongallery.com


ORGANIC DESIGNS: JURIED EXHIBITION – September 6, 2015

For a juried exhibition in the Carnegie Arts Center’s Lobby Galleries, artists from throughout northern and central California may submit work that reflects an inspiration from any organic, natural or botanical sources, or by the spirit of nature that influenced the Art Nouveau movement. All media will be considered. Entry Fee. $1700 total prizes.

Details:

209-632-5761
http://www.carnegieartsturlock.org/#!call-for-entries/cdn5
information@carnegieartsturlock.org


DAVE BOWN PROJECTS : PHOTO COMPETITION : $5,000 CASH PRIZES – September 5, 2015

Selection Process: Early entries are encouraged. Previewing will occur on a daily and weekly basis by Dave Bown Projects as submissions are received.

Details:

917-365-5265
http://davebownprojects.com/submissions_photo_2015.html
info@davebownprojects.com


COMMUNICATION ARTS 2016 TYPOGRAPHY COMPETITION – September 4, 2015

Our juried competition celebrates the best use of typography as the primary visual element in design and advertising, plus new typeface designs, calligraphy and hand lettering. Chosen by a jury of leading design professionals, the selected entries will be distributed worldwide in the Communication Arts Typography Annual and on commarts.com.

Details:

650-326-6040
http://www.commarts.com/competitions/typography


CALL FOR ENTRIES: INTERSTATE: WHERE I 90 MEETS I 82 – September 4, 2015

The Sarah Spurgeon Gallery at Central Washington University, located in Ellensburg, Washington, will host the INTERSTATE juried exhibit. Proceeds from this national exhibition support student scholarships in the Department of Art. The juror is Jennifer Navva Milliken, Curator of Craft at the Bellevue Arts Museum.The exhibition is open to visual arts in all media and subject matter. Entry fee.

Details:

509-963-2665
http://www.cwu.edu/art/interstate-prospectus
art_dept@cwu.edu


CALL FOR ENTRIES | MATERIALS: HARD & SOFT COMPETITION – September 4, 2015

The Greater Denton Arts Council announces the opening of its 2016 Call for Entries for the 29th annual Materials: Hard & Soft National Contemporary Craft Competition and Exhibition. NEW! Online submissions and prospectus available at dentonarts.com/materials-hard-and-soft Inquiries may be directed to the Arts Council at (940) 382-2787 or by email.

Details:

940-382-2787
http://www.dentonarts.com/materials-hard-and-soft/
exhibit@dentonarts.com


LENSCULTURE’S STREET PHOTOGRAPHY NOW 2015 – September 1, 2015

Street Portraits, Urban Culture, Street Fashion, Road Trip, Street Art, Travel, Architecture. Cash prizes, global exposure, free submission reviews by expert photo editors, festival projections. 6 top winners, 25 finalists. Series or single images. 18 years of age and up. Open to professionals, emerging talents, students. Entry fees: $20-$60 USD Deadline: September 1, 2015

Details:

https://www.lensculture.com/street-photography-now-2015#enter


RESIDENCY OPPORTUNITY WITH STIPEND – September 1, 2015

The Kimmel Harding Nelson Center for the Arts in Nebraska City, NE offers 2- to 8-week residencies year-round for writers, visual artists, and music composers. Housing, studio space, $100/week stipend are provided. Application portal and guidelines found on our website. Two deadlines each year. The Kimmel Harding Nelson Center for the Arts, 801 3rd Corso, Nebraska City, Nebraska 68410.

Details:

402-874-9600
http://khncenterforthearts.org


KEYHOLDER RESIDENCY PROGRAM – September 1, 2015

Lower East Side Printshop, NYC, offers FREE year-long studio residencies for emerging artists beginning October 1, 2015. The Keyholder Residency includes free 24/7 access to a large shared studio with printmaking facilities, $1,000 stipend, storage space and basic supplies, exhibition opportunities, educational programming, and support services. Printmaking skills recommended but not required.

Details:

http://www.printshop.org/web/Create/KeyholderResidences/index.html


SHORT STORY AND POETRY COMPETITION – August 31, 2015

All writers, whether previously published or not, are eligible to enter. However, submissions should be unpublished and in English. All genres are welcome. Grand Prize Winner will receive $200. In addition, first place for both poetry and short story categories will each receive $50. Winners will be published in the inaugural issue of SKYROCKET REVIEW. entry fee.

Details:

http://www.skyrocketpress.com/#!writing-contest/cigi


SPäTSOMMER ARTIST RESIDENCY GERMANY – August 31, 2015

ANNEX:art invites artists to participate in its annual Spätsommer Artist Residency Program. This year’s residency program is being offered in cooperation with Kunsthof Tangendorf located in beautiful Prignitz County midway between Berlin and Hamburg, Germany. The residency program is open to creative individuals working in any genre, including visual art, music and literature. Entry fee.

Details:

http://www.annexart.com/#!sptsommer-artist-residency/cazh
info@annexart.com


A SHOW OF HEADS – August 31, 2015

An international, thematic group exhibition curated and hosted by the Limner Gallery October 22 – November 21, 2015. The exhibition is based on the portrayal and interpretation of the human head and is open for entry to all artists working in any media. Artists may submit portraiture, partial, composite or multiple interpretations of the head. From the group exhibition, three artists will be selected to appear in the annual, “Best of Limner” Magazine and catalog. Deadline August 31. On-line entry form at http://www.slowart.com/prospectus/head.htm Questions via email : slowart@aol.com, or mail to : SlowArt Productions, 123 Warren Street, Hudson, NY 12534

Details:

http://www.slowart.com/prospectus/head.htm
slowart@aol.com


WEX INC CALL FOR ART RELATING TO HEALTH CARE – August 31, 2015

WEX Inc in South Portland is now accepting 2D work fitting the theme Health Care for our inaugural exhibition at the corporate offices. Artists residing in Maine may submit up to 5 art works for consideration, theme can be interpreted abstractly or literally. No fee to apply, and all sales will go directly through the artists. Please click the link for more information on how to apply!

Details:

207-523-6517
http://wexartsinnovation.com/call-for-art-health-care-theme
arts.innovation@wexinc.com


CALL TO ARTISTS FOR “LINES INTO SHAPES” COMPETITION AND SALE – August 31, 2015

The Art Center of Estes Park 19th Annual call for submissions from U.S. residing artists who create original fine art within the limits of 8 different categories including but not limited to painting, sculpture, jewelry, fiber, printing etc. Work must be original and executed within the past two years and All artwork must be for sale. Entry fee.

Details:

http://www.artcenterofestes.com/LIS/OnlineArtShowsCall.html


THE ST. LAWRENCE BOOK AWARD – August 31, 2015

Each year BLP will award The St. Lawrence Book Award for an unpublished first collection of poems or short stories. The St. Lawrence Book Award is open to any writer who has not yet published a full-length collection of short stories or poems. The winner of this contest will receive book publication, a $1,000 cash award, and ten copies of the book. Prizes are awarded on publication. Entry fee.

Details:

http://www.blacklawrence.com/submissions-and-contests/the-st-lawrence-book-award


CALL FOR ENTRIES AESTICA ART PRIZE 2015 – August 31, 2015

Now in its eighth year, the Prize is an internationally renowned award presented by Aesthetica Magazine that enables emerging and established artists to showcase their work and further their involvement in the art world. Main prize £5000 – Student prize £1000. Entry Fee

Details:

http://aestheticamagazine.com/art-prize/


CALL FOR ARTISTS & ART TEACHERS! ONLINE & ON SITE OPPORTUNITIES! – August 31, 2015

798 ICAF is China’s biggest children’s art festival, based in Beijing. In 2015, 798 ICAf is in several cities across China and we’re launching our online arts platform. 798 ICAF featured artists are paid to lead workshops via live video streaming or pre-recorded video content. You can be based anywhere in the world! You could also be invited to China (all expenses paid) to lead workshops on-site.

Details:

http://v.youku.com/v_show/id_XOTIzMTk3NjQw.html
harrietpetty@btinternet.com


INTERNATIONAL ARTIST RESIDENCY IN GERMANY – August 31, 2015

ANNEX:art invites artists to participate in its annual Spatsommer Artist Residency Program. This year’s residency program is being offered in cooperation with Kunsthof Tangendorf located in beautiful Prignitz County midway between Berlin and Hamburg, Germany. The residency program is open to creative individuals working in any genre, including visual art, music and literature. Entry fee.

Details:

http://www.annexart.com
info@annexart.com


CALL TO WATER MEDIA ARTIST FOR JURIED EXHIBITION – August 31, 2015

The Canadian Society of Painters in Water Colour call for submissions to 90th Annual Open Water Juried Exhibition. The exhibition is open to any artist, and entry is juried by digital image. Open to submissions painted in water based media. Prize-winning paintings will be selected from the original work at the time of hanging. Cash prizes. Entry Fee.

Details:

http://www.cspwc.com/home.html


I PECOFACET INTERNATIONAL PAINTING COMPETITION – August 31, 2015

PECOFacet announces the I PECOFacet International Painting Competition. The competition is open to any current aesthetics. The theme must be linked to filtration systems, especially in the markets that the company operates in: Aviation, Naval, Industrial, Environmental, and Petrochemical. A total amount of 10,000 euros, split between two prizes.

Details:

http://www.pecofacetinternationalpaintingcompetition.com


STILL LIFES: PERCEPTIONS OF INANIMATE OBJECTS – August 31, 2015

The Evelyn E. Jorgenson Gallery is currently taking submissions for a group show exploring show theme. Open to any artist, anywhere in the world, using any medium. No entry fee. Show dates: October 1- November 12, 2015.

Details:

http://www.macc.edu/call-for-entries


NORTHEAST PAINTING COMPETITION – August 30, 2015

Our competitions are open to all artists living and working within CT, DE, MA, ME, NH, NJ, NY, PA, RI, VT. We define the activity of painting broadly, and all styles and media are welcome, as long as the work is singular. There are no educational requirements to apply to our regional competitions, only the MFA competition. Entry Fee.

Details:

http://http://newamericanpaintings.com/competitions
submission@newamericanpaintings.com


BODY AND MIND – August 28, 2015

The Gallery at Sulfur Studios is now accepting entries for an upcoming group exhibition Body and Mind in September 2015. Artists are asked to submit work that deals with the intersection of physical and mental experiences. Work that deals with the human form in a metaphorical manner is especially sought out. All media will be accepted. Shipping and Insurance is responsibility of the artist.

Details:

http://sulfurstudios.org/call-for-entries-2
sulfurstudios@gmail.com


FRESH PAINT BIENNIAL – August 21, 2015

MANIFEST Creative Research Gallery and Drawing Center will be launching its 12th Season with FRESH PAINT, an international competitive biennial exhibit of contemporary painting. Submissions can range from the most traditional to the most experimental, but the works must represent an approach to painting in some way.

Details:

513-861-3638
http://www.manifestgallery.org/freshpaint/index.html


CALL FOR ENTRY: 2016 NICHE AWARDS – August 21, 2015

NICHE magazine is accepting applications for the 2016 NICHE Awards, a prestigious juried competition recognizing excellence in fine craft design. Professional and student artists may apply online. Contest categories include ceramics, fiber, glass, metal, wood, jewelry and more! Application and entry fee information, rules and guidelines are now available on the contest website.

Details:

800-432-7238
http://budurl.com/cez5
awards@rosengrp.com


MORRIS & ESSEX KENNEL CLUB JURIED SHOW OFFERS $1000 PRIZE – August 20, 2015

Morris & Essex Kennel Club Art Show Celebrates the Purebred Dog and the Spirit of the Morris & Essex Kennel Club Dog Show $1,000 for Best in Show – Winners in 7 Categories. Show: 10/1/15 in Colonial Park, Somerset, NJ. Juror: William Secord of the William Secord Gallery, NYC. Winners invited to prestigious 9/30/15 Judges’ Dinner and more. All entries eligible for virtual gallery. Entry Fee.

Details:

609-303-0282
http://tinyurl.com/mckeey7
morrisessexartshow@gmail.com


TASTE AWARDS FOOD AND FASHION PHOTO AWARDS CALL FOR ENTRIES – August 20, 2015

Amateur and Professional photographers are invited to submit their work to this year’s TASTE AWARDS, which now include a new visual arts category for Food, Fashion, and Travel Photography. The theme of this year’s photography awards is “Delicious” (highly agreeable to the senses). Top Photographers receive a TASTE AWARD Medallion to honor their achievement, plus prizes & exhibits. Entry Fee.

Details:

http://www.ImagesofTaste.com


PHOTOGRAPHIC CALL FOR ENTRY “ABSTRACTIONS” – August 18, 2015

ab – strac – tions : dreamlike, illusory, unbelievable, visionary, changed, hypothetical, transcendental, vague, imaginary, pretending, complicated, unreal….. Eddie Soloway will be the juror for this photographic exhibition. Prizes and awards totaling $825.

Details:

512-422-4080
http://asmithgallery.com/call-for-entry
amanda@asmithgallery.com


THE GHOSTLY STRINGYBARK SHORT STORY AWARD 2015 – August 16, 2015

Stringybark Stories is pleased to announce its latest short story award with over $840 in cash and book prizes awarded for the best entries. The winning tale will be a ghost or horror story of 1500 words or fewer that entertains the judges. International entries welcome.. Entry fee.

Details:

http://www.stringybarkstories.net


THE WORLDS WHEELS INTO RICHMOND JURIED ALL MEDIA SHOW – August 15, 2015

Accepting digitally submitted bicycle themed artwork through August 15th, 2015 for out-of-town artists. Local artists submit in person by September 12th, 2015. Small entry fee. Cash prizes.

Details:

804-291-1400
http://www.artworksrichmond.com/Calendar.htm#Sept
info@artworksrichmond.com


OLD ENOUGH TO KNOW BETTER – August 15, 2015

An international juried exhibition sponsored by the Women’s Caucus for Art Philadelphia Chapter, of work by mid-career and emerging WOMEN, and women-identified, artists age 35 and over, being JURIED by DIANE BURKO and EILEEN NEFF and held at CRANE ARTS in Philadelphia, PA in NOVEMBER 2015. The contextual space of this show is the stubbornness and persistence of artistic vocation. Entry fee.

Details:

http://phila-wca.blogspot.com


CALL TO PHOTOGRAPHERS FOR “SINGULARITY AND CONTRADICTIONS” – August 15, 2015

Miami Photo Salon is an International Photography Festival that takes place during Miami Art Basel week. The theme this year: Contemporary World: Singularity and contradictions. From a fragmented reality to a complex puzzle, the planet around us is a dance of images, colors, sounds, and shapes, that form an encrypted message about who we are and the world we live in. Entry Fee.

Details:

http://www.miamiphotosalonfestival.com/about.html


ARTISTS WANTED FOR FREE ARTIST TRADING CARD EXCHANGE BY MAIL – August 15, 2015

Seeking artists to participate in an artist trading card exchange. Artist trading cards are small works of art that can be traded with other artists as a way to get creative, connect with other artists, make contacts, and collect great art! Make 9 handmade cards and get 9 back by mail. No entry fee. Website has complete entry details.

Details:

http://tinyurl.com/cx73v26
backroomprojects@gmail.com


CALL FOR QUILTS – August 15, 2015

Quilts=Art=Quilts (QAQ) in an international juried quilt exhibition at the Schweinfurth Art Center in Auburn, New York. Jurors select quilts based on overall quality of design, visual impact and originality. Prizes are awarded, including $1,000 for Best of Show. The opening weekend of the exhibit will include a reception, awards presentation, lecture and workshops. Entry Fee.

Details:

http://www.qaqentry.org


SCULPTURE BY THE SEA, COTTESLOE 2016 CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS – August 14, 2015

We are pleased to introduce the 12th annual Sculpture by the Sea, Cottesloe which is being held from 4 – 20 March 2016. In submitting your entry to Sculpture by the Sea, please note: • Important changes to previous Application Forms are marked with an asterisk (*); • Provide supporting material including your CV and images of similar previous works.

Details:

http://www.sculpturebythesea.com/artists/cottesloe/artist-submissions.aspx
lucy.tesoriero@sculpturebythesea.com


FINDING OUR PLACE; THE GEOGRAPHY OF ART – August 14, 2015

Exhibit dates: October 16, 2015 – January 3, 2016 This exhibit considers how our connection to place in an increasingly virtual world, informs and influences artistic perspectives and subjects All media welcome; small to large-scale installations; new media encouraged; indoor and outdoor works accepted; cash awards.

Details:

410-326-4640
exhibits@annmariegarden.org


NEW PHOTOGRAPHY: INSPIRED BY THE PAUL SACK COLLECTION – August 14, 2015

New Photography opening October 10th and ending November 22nd will feature four Bay Area based photographers selected by a panel to participate. Artists are encouraged to use the Paul Sack Collection as a jumping off point to consider the relationship architecture has with space, people, and the environment. Submit 5-10 work samples. $10 entry fee. Entry deadline is August 14th at 5:00p.m.

Details:

510-644-6893
https://berkeleyart.slideroom.com/#/login/program/25761


CALL FOR PHOTOGRAPHY: JURIED EXHIBITION: NOCTURNE – August 12, 2015

Delve into the darkest hours of nighttime to uncover secrets and mysteries. Photographers have long embraced the literary and artistic tradition of the night as theme and subject in their work. The romantic notions and sense of mystery associated with the night, and the transformation from the mundane world to the unknown provide ample material for photographers to explore. Juror: Lance Keimig.

Details:

802-777-3686
http://www.darkroomgallery.com/index.php/ex73
info@darkroomgallery.com


SOHO PHOTO 2015 ALTERNATIVE PROCESSES COMPETITION – August 10, 2015

We are pleased to announce our 11th Annual Alternative Processes Competition. Alternative processes include (but are not limited to): Albumen, Cyanotype, Van Dyke Brown, Platinum/Palladium, Gum Bichromate, Bromoil, Salt Print, Tintype, Ziatype, Daguerreotype, Image Transfers, Liquid Emulsion and Photogravure. Traditional Silver Gelatin Prints, C-Prints and Digital Prints are not eligible.

Details:

212-226-8571
http://sohophoto.com/participate/competitions/alternative-processes-competition


CALL FOR PHOTOGRAPHY : GOING PLACES – August 10, 2015

Travel gives us the freedom to explore, change, experiment, and grow, while our photographs recall for us a sense of the places we visit. Going Places is about what you saw, and how it felt to be there. Application fee.

Details:

802-388-4500
http://photoplacegallery.com/going-places
photos@photoplacegallery.com


COLLECT! 2015 EXHIBITION AND AUCTION – August 10, 2015

Collect! 2015 is the Berkeley Art Center’s largest annual event featuring a stunning exhibition and silent auction of works by Bay Area artists. This year’s exhibition will be held September 12th – 26th. All art that is accepted is auctioned to fund and support year-round programs for young artists. Entry deadline is August 10th at 5:00 p.m.

Details:

510-644-6893
https://berkeleyart.slideroom.com/#/login/program/25871.
programs@berkeleyartcenter.org


CALL TO CITY OF BERKELEY ARTISTS: CIVIC CENTER ART EXHIBITION 2015/2016 – August 10, 2015

Entry Deadline: Monday, August 10, 2015 at 8 pm | Exhibition Dates: September 2015 – May 2016 | Open to artists living/and or working in the City of Berkeley. The works of approximately 30 artists will be selected by a jury for exhibition at MLK Civic Center Building on 2180 Milvia Street. All selected artists will receive a $150 honorarium. Up to 5 images may be submitted.

Details:

510-644-6893
http://tinyurl.com/ojucxhr
programs@berkeleyartcenter.org


STARBRICK CLAY NATIONAL CUP SHOW – August 10, 2015

This is a juried, national, contemporary ceramic cup show. David Hiltner, founder and Executive Director of Red Lodge Clay Center in Red Lodge, Montana, will be the juror. Cash Prizes. The show runs from September 25 through October 25, 2015. Entry fee.

Details:

740-753-1011
http://www.starbrick.com/starbrick-clay-national-cup-show-2015-prospectus.html
starbrick@gmail.com


PHOTOGRAPHY PORTFOLIO SHOWCASE: THE CONSTRUCTED IMAGE – August 5, 2015

Photocollage, Photomontage, in-camera/on-scanner Assemblages. The gallery features portfolios of 2 photographers through a call for work in each show. The theme relates to scheduled exhibition. Portfolios of up to 12 images are shown as prints (up to 22″ ) and HD slideshow. All processes, capture techniques and approaches to image construction welcomed. Open to all over 18. Entry fee

Details:

581-697-0266
http://davisortongallery.com/portfolio-submissions
karen@davisortongallery.com


GRANTS AVAILABLE FOR CALIFORNIA COMMUNITY STORIES – AUGUST 3, 2015

Cal Humanities is pleased to offer grants of $10,000 through our Community Stories program to support story-based public humanities projects that collect, preserve, interpret, and share the stories of California communities用ast and present including: story-based performances, community forums, websites, video and radio documentaries and interpretive exhibits.

Details:

http://calhum.org/news/blog/community-stories-grant-application-guidelines-now-avail


TREES PHOTOGRAPHY EXHIBITION 1650 GALLERY – August 2, 2015

Trees. They inspire through beauty, whether the flowers of an orchard, a mountain-side of birch, or a single old oak or spindly sapling. Trees provide community and companionship; we live and love in their shadow. This month at 1650, let’s turn over a new leaf and give props to the magical world of TREES. Approximately fifty works will be chosen for the exhibition at 1650 Gallery in Los Angeles.

Details:

http://1650gallery.com/trees2015_call.php
1650gallery@gmail.com


SOUTHERN EXPOSURE PHOTO CONTEST – August 2, 2015

This contest is open to all levels of photographic artists who reside in one of the following US states: TN, AR, LA, MS, AL, GA, FL, SC, NC, KY, or VA. Our panel of judges will select 24 finalists to premiere at Cumberland Gallery in Nashville, TN, on September 12th, 2015 at the event “InSight Photography Show & Auction.” No entry fee. Awards and commission. Enter up to 3 images.

Details:

http://pcctinc.org/insight
pcctinc@gmail.com


CALL to ARTISTS for TATTOO FLASH – August 2, 2015

For this call for art we are looking for illustrations and artwork designed to be tattoos or inspired by the culture of tattoos. All local, national and international artists, professional and amateur and multiple art mediums will be considered in this call for art.

Details:

949-667-1803
http://www.laslagunagallery.com/#!flash/ci1e
laslagunagallery@gmail.com


EMERGING FEMALE NEW ENGLAND ARTISTS FOR “RECLAMATION” – August 1, 2015

Through art, women are reclaiming their powerful place in society. The Nave Gallery invites female artists, living in New England who have been making work professionally or as a student for less than 10 years to submit 2-D and 3-D work in all mediums as well as small mixed media installations. Submission Fee.

Details:

http://navegallery