all artwork shown above is by Mary Knoblock

Art Opportunities: Call for Artists to exhibit in the NORTHEAST
(ME, NH, VT, MA, RI, CT, NY, PA, NJ)

SUBMIT A CALL FOR ARTISTS: Promote art & photography contests, juried exhibitions, art festivals, or any other artists' opportunities.

 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
New York, NY
Deadline: October 28, 2014
Posted: 8/30/14
 
 Exhibit Dates: December 23, 2014 - January 24, 2015
Title: 2014 Juried Exhibition at Blue Mountain Gallery
Sponsor/Venue: Blue Mountain Gallery
Juror: John Dubrow
Eligibility: Two-dimensional media only, including painting, printmaking, drawing, pastel and mixed media. Work may not exceed 32" in height or width, including frame.
Fees: 1-3: $35 and extra $5 per image up to 6 images.
Commission: All proceeds from sales will go to the artist.
E-mail: Blue Mountain Gallery
Phone: 646-486-4730
Website: http://www.bluemountaingallery.org
Prospectus: http://www.bluemountaingallery.org/2014-juried-exhibition/
 

REGIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Maynard, Massachusetts
Deadline: October 31, 2014
Posted: 9/30/14
 
 Exhibit Dates: February 24 - April 4, 2015
Title: "Reflected" A Call for Work
Sponsor/Venue: Gallery Seven
Awards: Best in Show and 2 Honorable Mentions
Juror: Kristina Durocher, Director and Curator at the Museum of Art at the University of NH
Eligibility: Open to New England artists 18+ years working in any 2D medium depicting the theme of Reflections. Work must be original. No framed piece larger than 32 x 40 in. will be accepted.
Fees: Non-refundable fee of $35 for up to 3 submissions, $5 for each additional
Commission: 40% for non-reproducible art and 50% for reproducible art
Send SASE to: Gallery Seven, 7 Nason St., Maynard, MA 01754
E-mail: Kelli Costa
Phone: 978-897-9777
Website: http://www.gallerysevenmaynard.com
Prospectus: http://www.gallerysevenmaynard.com/gallery/juried-exhibitions/
 

REGIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Cambridge, Massachusetts
Deadline: November 1, 2014
Posted: 9/9/14
 
 Exhibit Dates: December 4, 2014 - January 16 2015
Title: Call to Artists! Open Juried Exhibition
Venue: Kathryn Schultz & University Place Gallery
Awards: Over $1,000 in awards
Juror: Alise Upitis
Eligibility: Open to artists living and working in the Northeast, working in all media. All work will be juried from digital images submitted through Slideroom.
Fees: $35 Non CAA Members, $30 Members
Commission: CAA takes 40% of Sale price if sold.
E-mail: Cory
Phone: 617-876-0246
Website: http://www.cambridgeart.org/
Prospectus: http://www.cambridgeart.org/2014-2015-platinum-juried-by-alise-upitis/
 

REGIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
New London, Connecticut
Deadline: November 1, 2014
Posted: 10/9/14
 
 Exhibit Dates: January 1 - December 31, 2015
Title: Stairway to Recovery
Sponsor: Sound Community Services Inc
Venue: 21 Montauk Ave Main Facility
Awards: 1-5
Juror: Senior Directors
Eligibility: Open to all sculptors. Subject matter should be of or having to do with people in need and in recovery. Sculptors may submit up to 2 works, (3 images per work, if needed) for a maximum of 6 images.
Fees: $100.00 donation
Commission: sales donation of 15%
Send SASE to: Sound Community Services Inc, PO Box 2170, New London, CT 06320-2170
E-mail: Ria Brooks
Phone: 860-439-6417
Website: http://www.soundcommunityservices.org
 

INTERNATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Beverly, MA (Montserrat), Worcester, MA and Concord, NH
Deadline: November 12, 2014
Posted: 9/26/14
 
 Exhibit Dates: Summer 2015 (Beverly), Fall 2015 (Worcester) & Winter 2016 (Concord)
Title: Alchemy 3: Vision + Passion + Creation
Sponsor: The Enamelist Society, Inc.
Venue: Montserrat, Worcester Craft Center, League of NH Craftsmen & McGowan Fine Art
Awards: Cash awards in both International and Student Exhibitions
Jurors: Martha Banyes, Jim Malenda & Vera Siemund
Eligibility: All enamelists are invited; students must be enrolled in a degree granting school or university.
Fees: Members $35, Non-members $45, and Students $15
E-mail: Betsy D'Addamio
Phone: 770-807-0142
Website: http://www.enamelistsociety.org
Prospectus: https://www.enamelistsociety.org/Activities/Conf2015/Forms/
Exhibition2015SubmissionForm.html
 

INTERNATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Brooklyn, New York
Deadline: November 21, 2014
Posted: 9/18/14
 
 Exhibit Dates: December 14, 2014 - January 11, 2015
Title: Call for Submissions, Juried Exhibition: Photographic Being II
Sponsor/Venue: Jeffrey Leder Gallery
Jurors: Jeffrey Leder, Orestes Gonzalez
Eligibility: Open to all artists, American and International, who have created photographic works of art. Each work will be considered based on the merit of each single piece.
Fees: $40 for up to 5 images, $10 for each additional image entered
Commission: There is a 50% gallery commission for work sold.
E-mail: Jeffrey Leder
Phone: 917-767-1734
Website: http://jeffreyledergallery.com
Prospectus: http://jeffreyledergallery.com/juried
 

REGIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Danbury, Connecticut
Deadline: November 21, 2014
Posted: 9/29/14
 
 Exhibit Dates: January 19 - December 31, 2015
Title: Accessible Art 2015: Regional Call for Artists
Sponsor: Cultural Alliance of Western Connecticut
Venue: Various indoor spaces (exhibitions) & storefront windows (installations)
Awards: n/a
Juror: Select panel of local art community reps, particpating venues, and from the community at large
Eligibility: Open to all 2D, 3D, and installation artists, 18 years or older. All disciplines welcome. (Presenting almost 100 local and regional visual artists since its inception, Accessible Art is intended to provide opportunity for artists to show work in alternative spaces, making art more accessible to the general public while bringing life to downtown communities.)
Fees: Cultural Alliance membership required: $35 annually
Commission: varied
E-mail: Lisa Johnson
Phone: (203) 798-0760
Website: http://artswesternct.org
Prospectus: http://artswesternct.org
 

REGIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Kinnelon, New Jersey
Deadline: November 23, 2014
Posted: 8/15/14
 
 Exhibit Dates: November 23, 2014
Title: Kinnelon High School Holiday Arts & Crafts Fair
Sponsor: The Women of Smoke Rise
Venue: Kinnelon High School
Eligibility: Artists/Artisans, Crafters, Photographers, Gourmet Foods
Fees: $100
E-mail: JC Promotions, Inc.
Phone: 201-998-6311
Website: http://www.jcpromotions.info/arts_crafts
Prospectus: http://www.jcpromotions.info/calendar/event/kinnelon-new-
jersey-149
 

INTERNATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
New York City
Deadline: November 23, 2014
Posted: 10/23/14
 
 Exhibit Dates: April 6-18, 2015
Title: International Call for Entry Black and White 2014
Sponsor: New York Center for Photographic Art
Venue: New Century Gallery
Awards: $3,000 total awards
Juror: Dan Burkholder
Eligibility: Open to all photographers
Fees: $35/3, $10 for each add'l image
Commission: 10%
E-mail: nyc4pa@gmail.com
Phone: 917-359-2642
Website: http://nyc4pa.com
Prospectus: http://nyc4pa.com
 

INTERNATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
New York, NY
Deadline: November 25, 2014
Posted: 10/14/14
 
 Exhibit Dates: February 2015 - February 2016
Title: International Airport Gallery Art Contest
Venue: MIA (Miami, FL), JFK (New York, NY), and GRU (São Paulo, Brazil)
Eligibility: Embler Art Gallery will select 8 artists to represent and have work featured for sale inside International Airport VIP Airline Club Lounges for one full year! This contest is open to artists anywhere in the world, 18 years of age or older. Drawings, paintings, printmaking, photography, digital art, and mixed media are all eligible.
Fees: $45 for 4 images
Website: http://emblerartgallery.com/artist-contest/
Prospectus: http://emblerartgallery.com/news/eag_contest-campaign_fall
2014.html
 

INTERNATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Essex Junction, Vermont
Deadline: November 26, 2014
Posted: 10/16/14
 
 Exhibit Dates: January 2-25, 2015
Title: Con[text]: Word & Image
Venue: Darkroom Gallery
Awards: Juror's Choice, People's Choice, Honorable Mention
Juror: Tim Clark
Eligibility: Open to all photographers
Fees: $24/first 4 images, $5/each additional image
E-mail: Damaris Drummond
Phone: 802-777-3686
Website: http://www.darkroomgallery.com
Prospectus: http://www.darkroomgallery.com/ex64/
 

INTERNATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Hudson, New York
Deadline: November 30, 2014
Posted: 9/20/14
 
 Exhibit Dates: March 4-28, 2015
Title: Emerging Artists 2015
Sponsor: SlowArt Productions
Venue: Limner Gallery
Awards: Solo exhibition and $2400 in publication awards
Juror: Limner Gallery Director
Eligibility: Open to all artists 18 years of age or older, working in all media.
Fees: $35
Commission: 35% of sales
Send SASE to: SlowArt, 123 Warren St, Hudson, NY, 12534
E-mail: Tim Slowinski
Phone: 518-828-2343
Website: http://www.slowart.com
Prospectus: http://www.slowart.com/prospectus/ea2015.htm
 

INTERNATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Manchester, Connecticut
Deadline: November 30, 2014
Posted: 10/21/14
 
 Exhibit Dates: January 17 - February 12, 2015
Title: Elemental: earth, air, water, fire
Venue: Gallery 136½
Awards: Best in Show: $200, 2nd Place: $100, 3rd Place: $50
Juror: Kate Jordahl
Eligibility: Artists working in all photographic mediums. We are seeking images that involve earth, air, water, and fire. These images may be simply about one of these classical elements itself, the relationship of one element to another, or the tangible or spiritual connection that humans have with these elements. Forty to fifty photographs will be chosen by the juror to be exhibited.
Fees: $25 for the first 5 images, $6 for each additional image
E-mail: Chris Huestis
Phone: 860-783-5443
Website: http://photosynthesisct.com
Prospectus: http://photosynthesisct.com/PhotoSynthesis_Website/Call_for_Entries.html
 

INTERNATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Boston, Massachusetts
Deadline: December 15, 2014
Posted: 9/19/14
 
 Exhibit Dates: Summer Fall 2015
Title: Boston 2050: High Water - Call for Environmental 2D and 3D Art
Sponsor: Boston High Water Collective
Venue: Grove Hall, Boston Public Library, Dorchester, MA
Jurors: Stacey Cushner, Jason Pramas and Susan Emmerson
Eligibility: The Boston High Water Collective requests 2D and 3D art that focuses on the impact of flooding in Boston by 2050 and thereafter. Artists, architects and planners 18 years and older are invited to submit. Please email us for a prospectus at highwatercollective@gmail.com
Fees: None
Commission: 20% going to Boton High Water, remainder to participant
E-mail: Boston High Water Collective
 

REGIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Shippensburg, Pennsylvania
Deadline: December 30, 2014
Posted: 10/8/14
 
 Exhibit Dates: January 10-31, 2015
Title: Threads of Life: Fiber Arts Exhibit
Venue: SHAPE (Shippensburg Arts Programming & Education), a 501c3 nonprofit gallery celebrating its 15 anniversary this year
Juror: Becky Myers
Eligibility: Original works of art, functional and non-functional, 2D and 3D work using fiber of all forms; weaving, felting, quilting, yarn, mixed fiber, etc. All work must be of original design. No kits or pattern work will be accepted. Pieces may not exceed 48 inches in any direction. 2D work must be ready to hang with pockets and dowel or flat rods extending one inch on each side beyond the edge of the work. 3D work must be free standing or submitted with a support. (Dress forms for apparel may be available on a limited basis.) Intake dates are December 29, 4-6pm and December 30, 4-6pm. Artists who cannot deliver work on these dates should contact Becky Myers info@shapeart.org to arrange for drop off.
Commission: 30% commission to SHAPE
E-mail: Becky Myers
Phone: 717-532-2559
Website: http://www.shapeart.org
 

INTERNATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
various locations
Deadline: Jurying begins August 29, 2014 and continues until full
Posted: 8/18/14
 
 Exhibit Dates: January 30 - February 1 in Chantilly, VA - Dulles Expo Center
March 13-15 in Somerset, NJ - Garden State Exhibition Center
March 20-22 in Oaks, PA - Greater Philadelphia Expo Center
April 17-19 in Gaithersburg, MD - Montgomery County Fairgrounds
April 24-26 in Timonium, MD - Maryland State Fairgrounds
Title: Sugarloaf Craft Festivals Now Accepting Artist Applications for Spring 2015
Sponsor: Sugarloaf Craft Festivals
Eligibility: The Artist or Craftsperson who designs the work and is a principal of the business must be present to show their work. All work must be original and completely finished.
Fees: $20 Seasonal Jurying Fee
E-mail: Lorrie Staley
Phone: 301-990-1400
Website: http://www.sugarloafcrafts.com/becomeex.html
Prospectus: http://www.sugarloafcrafts.com/become-exhibitor/PDFs/scf_app
_contract_spring_2015.pdf
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Guilford, Connecticut
Deadline: January 11, 2015
Posted: 10/19/14
 
 Exhibit Dates: July 17-19, 2015
Title: Guilford Art Center's Craft Expo 2015
Sponsor: Guilford Art Center
Venue: The Guilford Green
Awards: NA
Jurors: Kathleen Browne, Kate Lydon, Trudi Van Dyke
Eligibility: Open to fine crafts made in North America by hand or with appropriate tools, by an individual or with help from a limited number of assistants/apprentices.
Fees: $40
Commission: 0
E-mail: Allison Maltese
Phone: 203 453-5947
Website: http://guilfordartcenter.org/expo/
Prospectus: https://www.zapplication.org/event-info.php?ID=3613
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Lake George, New York
Deadline: January 31, 2015
Posted: 10/15/14
 
 Exhibit Dates: 2016 Season
Title: Annual Call for Exhibition Proposals
Sponsor: Lake George Arts Project
Venue: Courthouse Gallery
Awards: n/a
Juror: n/a
Fees: n/a
Commission: n/a
E-mail: Gallery Committee
Phone: 518-668-2616
Website: http://www.lakegeorgearts.org
Prospectus: http://www.lakegeorgearts.org/annual-call.htm
 

INTERNATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Slippery Rock, Pennsylvania
Deadline: March 1, 2015
Posted: 9/11/14
 
 Exhibit Dates: March 30 - April 2, 2015
Title: Global Images of U.S. Women
Sponsor: The Know Art Project/ Slippery Rock University
Venue: Slippery Rock University
Awards: none
Juror: non-juried
Eligibility: The Know Art Project, in conjunction with the Women's and Gender Studies Program and Martha Gault Art Society of Slippery Rock University (Slippery Rock, PA) announces Global Images of U.S. Women. Female artists from around the world (excluding American citizens) are invited to interpret how they see women of The United States of America. Artists of every level, background, and age are encouraged to submit work. This is a non-juried exhibit and submission is free. All art must be executed on a standard 5x7 (13cmx18cm) postcard. Works may be in any medium as long as pieces remain 2 dimensional and fitted onto a postcard. All submissions will become part of the permanent collection of works of the Women's and Gender Studies Program of Slippery Rock University and possibly used for publication. No art will be returned. The exhibit runs March 30 - April 2, 2015 at the Robert M. Smith Student Center. On 3/30 there will be an opening reception and discussion pertaining to the exhibit. As well, a panel discussion will take place on 3/31 exploring the intersections of art, politics, and gender theory. Please include artist's name, age, country of origin, and contact information with all work. All artist contact information will be included in the exhibition. Send submissions to: The Know Art Project c/o William Smith, 248 Maple Street, Slippery Rock, PA, 16057, USA
Fees: none
Commission: none
E-mail: Bill Smith
Phone: 724-421-5393
Website: http://theknowartproject.org
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
various locations in NJ
Deadline: Jurying begins October 1, 2014 and continues until full
Posted: 9/29/14
 
 Exhibit Dates: May 16-17, Verona, NJ; June 20-21, Montclair, NJ; September 19-20, Upper Montclair, NJ; October 17-18, Montclair, NJ
Title: Rose Squared Productions Fine Art & Fine Craft Shows - 2015
Sponsor: Rose Squared Productions, Inc
Eligibility: Fine art and fine craft. To be accepted to the juried shows, four images of work and a booth image are required.
Fees: $25 single annual application fee
E-mail: info@rosesquared.com
Phone: 908-874-5247
Website: http://www.rosesquared.com
Prospectus: http://www.rosesquared.com/images/rosesquared/files/2015-
application-form.pdf
 

INTERNATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
various locations
Deadline: Jurying begins January 9, 2015 and continues until full
Posted: 8/18/14
 
 Exhibit Dates: Oct. 9-11 in Timonium, MD - Maryland State Fairgrounds
Oct. 16-18 in Gaithersburg, MD - Montgomery County Fairgrounds
Oct. 23-25 in Somerset, NJ - Garden State Exhibition Center
Nov. 6-8 in Oaks, PA - Greater Philadelphia Expo Center
Nov. 20-22 in Gaithersburg, MD - Montgomery County Fairgrounds
Dec. 11-13 in Chantilly, VA - Dulles Expo Center
Title: Sugarloaf Craft Festivals Now Accepting Artist Applications for Fall 2015
Sponsor: Sugarloaf Craft Festivals
Eligibility: The Artist or Craftsperson who designs the work and is a principal of the business must be present to show their work. All work must be original and completely finished.
Fees: $20 Seasonal Jurying Fee
E-mail: Lorrie Staley
Phone: 301-990-1400
Website: http://www.sugarloafcrafts.com/becomeex.html
Prospectus: http://www.sugarloafcrafts.com/become-exhibitor/apply_now.
html

 
SUBMIT A CALL FOR ARTISTS: Promote art & photography contests, juried exhibitions, art festivals, or any other artists' opportunities.