all artwork shown above is by Mary Knoblock

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NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
El Dorado, Arkansas
Deadline: May 24, 2015
Posted: 5/4/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: July 1-30, 2015
Title: Juried Art Exhibit
Venue: South Arkansas Arts Center
Awards: Over $2000 in prize money
Juror: Dr. Stanton Thomas from the Memphis Brooks Museum of Art
Eligibility: The exhibit is open to all 2D or 3D art, all styles and media are welcome; traditional and alternate media, as well as innovative and experimental approaches accepted. Open to US artist with artwork completed in the last five years.
Fees: $10/each entry
E-mail: South Arkansas Arts Center
Phone: 870-862-5474
Website: http://www.saac-arts.org
Prospectus: http://saac-arts.com/?page_id=6478
 

INTERNATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Greenville, North Carolina
Deadline: May 29, 2015
Posted: 4/22/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: September 4-26, 2015
Title: The East Carolina University School of Art and Design 2015 Alumni Exhibition
Sponsor/Venue: East Carolina University School of Art and Design
Awards: No
Eligibility: The exhibition is open to School of Art and Design graduates (undergraduate and graduate students) who graduated in May 2012 and before. We request that no work be larger than 6 feet by 6 feet. All work needs to be ready to hang/install. Please only submit work that has been created since 2012. Participants are responsible for return shipping. Please include return postage on artwork entries that are being mailed or shipped.
Fees: $25.00
E-mail: Laura Frye
Phone: 252-328-6665
Website: http://www.ecu.edu/cs-cfac/soad/alumni-exhibition.cfm
Prospectus: http://www.ecu.edu/cs-cfac/soad/alumni-exhibition.cfm
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Duluth, Georgia
Deadline: May 30, 2015
Posted: 5/12/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: July 14 - September 19, 2015
Title: Cup Show: The Hudgens 1st National Juried Cup Exhibition
Venue: Hudgens Center for the Arts
Awards: Best in Show ($100), 3 Honorable Mentions ($50 ea) & 3 Purchase Prizes
Juror: Carr McCuiston, owner Signature Gallery, Atlanta, GA
Eligibility: Open to all clay artists age 18 and over living in the US. Work submitted must be original, must use clay as the primary material, and must have been completed in the past two years. All works must also be offered for sale.
Fees: $20 for up to five entries
Commission: 30% commission on works sold
E-mail: Angela Nichols
Phone: 770 623-6002
Website: http://www.thehudgens.org
Prospectus: http://www.callforentry.org
 

INTERNATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
St. Augustine, Florida
Deadline: June 1, 2015
Posted: 1/8/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: July 25 - August 31, 2015
Title: 6th Annual Nature and Wildlife Exhibit
Sponsor/Venue: St. Augustine Art Association
Awards: $5,000 in awards; $2,000 top prize
Eligibility: This fine art juried exhibit features 2D & 3D original works of art depicting the beauty and diversity of nature: landscapes, plants, birds, wildlife, etc. All media; No giclees or enhanced giclees. Must be 18 years old or older to enter.
Fees: $45 for up to three pieces
Commission: 40%
E-mail: Elyse Brady
Phone: 904-824-2310
Website: http://www.staugustineartfestival.com/naturewildlifeexpo.html
Prospectus: http://www.staugustineartfestival.com/naturewildlifeexpo.html
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Rehoboth Beach, Delaware
Deadline: June 1, 2015
Posted: 4/20/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: Variable 2016
Title: Solo or Group Show Submissions
Venue: The Rehoboth Art League
Juror: The Exhibitions Committee
Eligibility: The Rehoboth Art League (RAL) is a non-profit arts center, located in Henlopen Acres, Delaware, which currently contains four gallery spaces on its historic 3.5 acre facility and The Homestead, an historic home which also serves as a gallery space. In addition to several pop-up galleries in the surrounding area the RAL has just developed and opened The RAL Art Studios, a 6400 sq. off-site arts complex which houses two additional gallery spaces as well as an arts education center and four artist-in-residency studios. The RAL is actively seeking both solo and group show proposals for our 2016 season. Over 29,000 people attend RAL activities each year.
Fees: $20.00
Commission: 70%
E-mail: Jay Pastore, Exhibitions Director
Phone: 302.227.8408
Website: http://rehobothartleague.org
Prospectus: https://www.rehobothartleague.org/explore/call-for-entries.html
 

REGIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Hollywood, Florida
Deadline: June 1, 2015
Posted: 4/22/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: September 19 - November 1, 2015
Title: 7th Florida All-Media Juried Biennial
Sponsor/Venue: Art and Culture Center of Hollywood
Awards: $4,000 in awards distributed
Jurors: Tami Katz Freiman and Ombretta Agrò Andruff
Eligibility: All artists residing in the state of Florida are invited to submit entries. Original paintings, drawings, prints, sculpture, photography, video, computer-generated images, performance, and site-specific installations will be considered.
Fees: $45
E-mail: Jane Hart
Phone: 954-921-3274
Website: http://artandculturecenter.org/biennial
Prospectus: http://artandculturecenter.org/biennial
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Corpus Christi, Texas
Deadline: June 3, 2015
Posted: 5/9/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: August 7 - September 18, 2015
Title: Third Coast National Juried Exhibition
Sponsor/Venue: K Space Contemporary
Awards: $2000 in cash awards
Juror: TBA
Eligibility: Artists age 18+ living in the USA may enter. Works previously exhibited at K Space Contemporary or K Space Art Studios-Hot Spot are not eligible. Entries must be original works of art completed within the last 2 years. All visual art forms and media are acceptable.
Fees: $40 for 1- 3 works, $5 per each additional work entered
Commission: 40% of retail price
E-mail: Michelle Smythe, Exec. Director
Phone: 361-887-6834
Website: http://www.kspacecontemporary.org
Prospectus: http://kspacecontemporary.org/third-coast-national/3rd-coast-
national-prospectus/
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Memphis, Tennessee
Deadline: June 5, 2015
Posted: 1/7/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: August 6-28, 2015
Title: 2015 MGAL National Juried Exhibition
Sponsor: Memphis/Germantown League
Venue: WKNO Gallery Ten Ninety One
Awards: $7500 in cash, merchandise, and purchase awards
Juror: Paul Jackson, AWS, NWS
Eligibility: Artists 18 years or older from all of the United States are invited to enter their two-dimensional fine art. All mediums eligible. Refer to Prospectus for additional details.
Fees: $35 - 1 Entry; $40 - 2 Entries
Commission: None
E-mail: Kay Coop
Website: http://www.mgal.org
Prospectus: http://www.mgal.org/exhibitions.html
 

REGIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Amarillo, Texas
Deadline: June 5, 2015 (postmark)
Posted: 4/10/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: August 14 - October 9, 2015
Title: AMoA Biennial-600: Sculpture
Sponsor/Venue: Amarillo Museum of Art
Juror: Leigh Arnold
Eligibility: Artists must be 18 years of age or older and reside within a 600 mile radius of Amarillo, Texas. Any work of art in three-dimensions may be submitted for consideration. Artists whose work could be sited outdoors are encouraged to submit work/proposals, as are artists with installation based sculpture practices (though the nature of the museum's interior spaces does impose limits). Artists whose work requires exceptionally challenging handling or installation may be required to assist with installation on-site.
Fees: none
Commission: none
Send SASE to: Amarillo Museum of Art, P.O. Box 447, Amarillo, TX, 79178
E-mail: Alex Gregory
Phone: 806-371-5050
Website: http://www.amarilloart.org
Prospectus: http://amarilloart.org/index.php?module=pagesmith&uop=view_
page&id=75
 

REGIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Charlottesville, Virginia
Deadline: June 6, 2015
Posted: 3/25/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: September 4-27, 2015
Title: Central Virginia Watercolor Guild's 24th Annual Show
Sponsor: Central Virginia Watercolor Guild
Venue: McGuffey Art Center, Charlottesville, VA
Awards: up to $3000, cash
Juror: Dr. Julia May
Eligibility: Virginia residents, 18 and older
Fees: Members of CVWG $25/ non-Members $35
Commission: 30% to McGuffey Art Center plus 4% credit card fee, if used
E-mail: Pam Roland, Chair
Phone: 434-831-1864
Website: http://central-virginia-watercolor-guild.org
Prospectus: http://central-virginia-watercolor-guild.org/shows/annual-juried-
show-at-mcguffey/
 

LOCAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Aiken, South Carolina
Deadline: June 10, 2015
Posted: 5/4/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: June 27 & 28, 2015
Title: The Thoroughbred Music and Arts Festival
Sponsor: Mad Music Productions
Venue: Stable View Equestrian Center
Eligibility: Display and sell your work at the Arts Market 10 am until 9 pm Saturday and noon to 9 pm on Sunday.
Fees: $100
E-mail: Rob Penland
Phone: 347-687-4279
Website: http://www.tbredfest.org/
Prospectus: http://www.tbredfest.org/artist-application.html
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Atlanta, Georgia
Deadline: June 15, 2015
Posted: 2/17/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: October 24-25, 2015
Title: Atlanta Arts Festival
Sponsor: Atlanta Arts Festival, LLC
Venue: Piedmont Park
Awards: $6000 ($500 best of in 12 categories)
Juror: 6 jurors TBD
Eligibility: Must be original works of art; no commercial or buy/sell; please see prospectus for full details.
Fees: $25.00
Commission: 0
E-mail: Julie Tepp
Phone: 770-941-9660
Website: http://www.AtlantaArtsFestival.com
Prospectus: http://www.zapplication.org
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Augusta, Georgia
Deadline: June 15, 2015
Posted: 3/23/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: September 11 - October 16, 2015
Title: A Sense of Place, 35th Annual Juried Fine Art Competition
Sponsor: Gertrude Herbert Institute of Art
Venue: Gertrude Herbert Institute of Art - Ware's Folly
Awards: $750 Best of show; two $500 Juror's awards
Juror: Annette Cone-Skelton
Eligibility: The 2015 juried fine art competition is open to all US artists age 18 and older. All works must be original, not previously exhibited at the Gertrude Herbert Institute of Art, and completed on or after June 1, 2013. Work that predates this cut-off date will not be considered. Entries in the following media will be accepted: painting, drawing, mixed media, printmaking, ceramics, sculpture, and photography.
Fees: $37 for three entries; $10 for each additional entry
Commission: 35% gallery commission
E-mail: Heather Williams
Phone: 706-722-5495
Website: http://ghia.org
Prospectus: http://www.ghia.org/exhibitions/asenseofplace
 

INTERNATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Georgetown, Kentucky
Deadline: June 15, 2015
Posted: 5/9/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: September 12 - October 25, 2015
Title: American Academy of Equine Art: 2015 Fall Open Juried Exhibition
Venue: Georgetown Arts & Cultural Center
Awards: $1000. total in awards
Eligibility: Open to all artists over the age of eighteen. All art must be original work depicting the horse in any setting. Representations of all breeds are encouraged and accepted. Categories include oil, acrylic, watercolor, pastel, drawing, and sculpture. Sculpture is only considered in a permanent medium. No stained glass, textiles, photography, jewelry, reproductions, computer-made graphics or work using paint applied over photos, giclees or prints will be accepted. All work must be completed. Unfinished paintings or sculptures will not be considered. Note: works previously shown at AAEA exhibitions are not eligible.
Fees: As many as three pieces of artwork may be submitted for a flat fee of $45.00
Commission: A commission of 40% will be expected on sales.
Send SASE to: AAEA, PO Box 1364, Georgetown, KY 40324
E-mail: Frances Clay Conner
Phone: 502-570-8567, 502-797-3252
Website: http://www.aaea.net
Prospectus: http://bit.ly/1JXoMsZ
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Memphis, Tennessee
Deadline: June 15, 2015
Posted: 5/15/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: July 3, 2015
Title: Art Show/Painting Workshop
Sponsor: Jay Etkin Gallery
Venue: Jay Etkin Gallery Memphis
Juror: Jay Etkin
Eligibility: Limited to 12 artists. Would you like to show at the Jay Etkin Gallery, Memphis? Here's how: Art Show/Painting Workshop, June 29 - July 1, 2015. Exploring the painting series Workshop culminates with your participation as an aritst in July 2015 "First Friday Cooper Young Art Tour" at Jay's Gallery. Entry fee is applied to the $325. All materials included. Register by email: mickeybond505@aol.com
Fees: $50
Commission: 40%
E-mail: Mickey Bond
Website: http://www.jayetkingallery.com
 

INTERNATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Lexington, Kentucky
Deadline: June 16, 2015
Posted: 3/27/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: August 11 - September 11, 2015
Title: not Big (3) Small Works Competition
Venue: MS Rezny Gallery
Awards: $500 first place and 3 $100 Honorable Mentions
Juror: Nathan Zamarron
Eligibility: There is no intended theme for the work; it just needs to fit the criteria of being "small art". No works over 12 inches in any direction including frame.
Fees: $20
Commission: 40%
E-mail: Mary Rezny
Phone: 859-252-4647
Website: http://www.msrezny.com
Prospectus: http://www.msreznygallery.jimdo.com
 

INTERNATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Annapolis, Maryland
Deadline: June 17, 2015
Posted: 5/24/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: August 14 - September 13, 2015
Title: American Landscapes
Sponsor: Maryland Federation of Art
Venue: MFA Circle Gallery
Awards: Cash awards total $1000
Juror: John Morrell, Georgetown University
Eligibility: Any original 2-D or 3-D work depicting a landscape from one of the Americas (North America, Hawaii, Central America, Caribbean, South America).
Fees: 1 or 2 entries $35 (MFA Members $20), additional entries $5 each, maximum of 6 entries.
Commission: 30%
E-mail: Gallery Manager
Phone: 410-268-4566
Website: http://www.mdfedart.com/
Prospectus: http://www.mdfedart.com/classic/exhibits/2015/2015_american_
landscapes/AmLandscapesWebFINAL2015%281%29.pdf
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Lynchburg, Virginia
Deadline: June 19, 2015
Posted: 5/22/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: September 4-26, 2015
Title: Academy of Fine Arts Annual National Juried Photography Exhibition
Venue: Academy of Fine Arts, 600 Main Street, Lynchburg, VA 24504
Awards: Best in Show, $1000; Cash Awards
Juror: Robert Sulkin, Professor of Art at Hollins University
Eligibility: Open to U.S. residents, 18 years or older. Photographs must be original photographs or photographically derived work, and not done under supervision. All work submitted must be suitably prepared for installation. The curator reserves the right to deny entry if any work is deemed not suitable for display or too difficult to install. Entries must have been completed after January 1, 2012, and not previously exhibited in a Lynchburg juried photography show.
Fees: $35 for three images
Commission: 35% on sales
Send SASE to: Academy of Fine Arts, 600 Main Street, Lynchburg, VA 24504
E-mail: Ted Batt
Phone: 434-528-3256, ext. 127
Website: http://AcademyFineArts.com
Prospectus: http://www.academyfinearts.com/galleries/Juried.asp
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Lexington, Virginia
Deadline: 5 PM, June 23, 2015
Posted: 4/6/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: August 3-29, 2015
Title: National Juried Show, No Theme, All Media
Sponsor: Nelson Gallery 16th Annual Juried Show
Venue: Nelson Gallery, 27 West Washington St., Lexington, Virginia 24450
Awards: $1400 including $1000 Best in Show; Gallery Choice award of Solo Show in 2016 (or 2-person show if 2-D & 3-D winners)
Juror: Leila Cartier, Curator of Exhibitions at the William King Museum of Art, Abingdon, VA
Eligibility: Residents of USA, all media, 2-D & 3-D, maximum size 50" any dimension, original artworks only, not previously shown at Nelson Gallery & not shown in the Lexington VA area in 2015, no crafts, no off-gassing.
Fees: $30 for first 3 entries plus $10 for each of up to 3 additional entries
Commission: 40%
E-mail: Janet Weaver, Juried Show Coordinator
Website: http://www.nelson-gallery.com
Prospectus: http://www.nelson-gallery.com
 

INTERNATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Silver Spring, Maryland
Deadline: June 26, 2015
Posted: 5/1/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: August 17 - October 23, 2015, possible 2nd show in Feb '16
Title: Surviving the Storm: Hurricane Katrina 10th anniversary exhibition
Sponsor: Montgomery College
Venue: Montgomery College's Cultural Arts Gallery
Juror: Susan Sterner, Director of Photojournalism at George Washington University's Corcoran School of the Arts and Design
Eligibility: Applicants must be at least 21 years of age to submit
Fees: Free
Commission: Montgomery College does not receive a commission
E-mail: John Deamond
Website: http://cms.montgomerycollege.edu/arts-tpss/exhibitions/
Prospectus: http://cms.montgomerycollege.edu/arts-tpss/exhibitions/
opportunities.html
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Blue Ridge, Georgia
Deadline: July 1, 2015
Posted: 1/10/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: October 10-11, 2015
Title: Fall Arts in the Park
Sponsor: Blue Ridge Mountains Arts Association
Venue: Downtown City Park
Awards: N/A
Juror: Committee
Eligibility: Enclose application, payment, a short bio and photos in the same package. Three photos of current work, one photo of your booth, and one photo of you at work in your studio (photos not returned).
Fees: $175 Booth Fee, $30 Jury Fee
E-mail: Lisa Tyler
Phone: 706-632-2144
Website: http://blueridgearts.net
Prospectus: http://www.blueridgearts.net/Pages/AnnualArtFestivals.aspx
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Blue Ridge, Georgia
Deadline: July 1, 2015
Posted: 4/4/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: October 17 - November 14, 2015
Title: Southern Appalachian Artists Guild National Juried Show
Sponsors: Blue Ridge Mountains Arts Association & Southern Appalachian Artists Guild
Venue: The Art Center (Blue Ridge Mountains Arts Association)
Awards: Cash prizes totaling $5,000
Juror: James Richards
Eligibility: Artists who are legal residents of the United States are invited to participate in a juried exhibition of two-dimensional and three-dimensional works. Artwork will be chosen from submitted entries by the juror on the basis of creative excellence and quality of execution. All works must be original and completed within the last 2 years.
Fees: $40 for up to (3) three entries for non-BRMAA/ SAAG members and $35 for members.
Commission: 70/30 or 65/35
E-mail: Blue Ridge Mountains Arts Association
Phone: 706-632-2144
Website: http://www.southernappalachianartists.org
Prospectus: http://www.blueridgearts.net/Documents/2015%20SAAG%20
National%20Prospectus%20FINAL.pdf
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Alexandria, Virginia
Deadline: July 1, 2015
Posted: 4/25/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: October 20 - November 29, 2015
Title: Photo15
Sponsor/Venue: Multiple Exposures Gallery
Awards: $500 (Juror's Selection) and $250 (Gallery Selection)
Juror: Sarah Greenough - Senior Curator and Head, Department of Photographs, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.
Eligibility: All artists 18 years of age or older who work in traditional, digital, or alternative photographic processes are invited to submit.
Fees: $35.00 for up to three (3) images
Commission: 25% commission on sales
E-mail: photo15@multipleexposuresgallery.com
Website: http://www.multipleexposuresgallery.com/photo15
Prospectus: http://www.multipleexposuresgallery.com/photo15
 

LOCAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Manassas, Virginia
Deadline: July 1, 2015
Posted: 5/8/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: August 5-31, 2015
Title: No Less Inspired - A Small Works Exhibit
Venue: ArtBeat Gallery, 9407 Main Street, Manassas, VA 20110
Awards: $200 Best in Show, $100 each Best 2D and 3D, and two $50 Honrable Mention
Juror: Lynn Goldstein
Eligibility: Open to all artists over the age of 18 living in the Commonwealth of Virginia. Entries must be orignal work in any media including sculpture, photography and textiles. Art must be created in the last three years (2012 or later). Maximum acceptable dimensions of each work are 8 in. x 10 in. x 4 in. measuring to the outer edges of any frame, design element or installation hardware.
Fees: $30 non-members and $25 ArtBeat members for up to three images.
Commission: 30% gallery and 70% artist
Send SASE to: P.O. Box 10037, Manassas, VA 20108
E-mail: Gina Ashe
Phone: (703) 368-8585
Website: http://www.artbeatgallery.org
Prospectus: http://www.artbeatgallery.org/nls/prospectus.pdf
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Highlands, North Carolina
Deadline: July 3, 2015
Posted: 5/6/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: September 5 - December 6, 2015
Title: American Craft Today: Glass
Sponsor/Venue: The Bascom: A Center for the Visual Arts
Awards: $5500 awarded at the Juror's discretion
Juror: Melissa G. Post
Eligibility: All artists ages 18 and up working and living in the United States are eligible to enter. Any individual work is eligible as long as it is ready to display (i.e., no installations) and the primary medium is glass. Accepted works may be offered for sale at the Bascom if the artist wishes.
Fees: $35
Commission: 60/40 Artist/Gallery split
E-mail: Margaret Browne
Phone: 828-787-2862
Website: http://www.thebascom.org
Prospectus: https://www.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=2613
&sortby=fair_name&apply=yes
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Auburn, Alabama
Deadline: July 6, 2015
Posted: 5/5/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: October 2, 2015 - October 2, 2016
Title: Out of the Box: A Juried Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition
Sponsors: Julian Roberts Haynes, Grace K. and David E. Johnson, and ASCA
Venue: Jule Collins Smith Museum of Fine Art, Auburn University
Awards: 1st Place: $3,000, 2nd Place: $1,500, Honorable Mention: $500, All Finalists: $1,000
Juror: Willie Cole
Eligibility: This call for sculpture is open to all artists age 18 and older. Electronic submissions only. 10 sculptures will be selected for display on the museum's grounds.
Fees: $25
Commission: n/a
E-mail: Jessica Hughes
Phone: 334-844-1596
Website: http://jcsm.auburn.edu/outofthebox
Prospectus: http://jcsm.auburn.edu/outofthebox
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Mena, Arkansas
Deadline: July 10, 2015
Posted: 4/1/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: October 7 - November 5, 2015
Title: Art of the Heartland
Sponsor: SouthWest Artists, Inc.
Venue: Mena Art Gallery
Awards: $12,000
Juror: Nancy Taylor Meadows
Eligibility: We seek the finest representational paintings that display the highest quality in workmanship, color, value, composition, style, and diversity depicting the best of America and its people. Open to artists throughout the US and Canada.
Fees: $45 for 1 painting; $65 for 2; $20 membership fee
Commission: 20%
Website: http://TheArtoftheHeartland.com
Prospectus: http://TheArtoftheHeartland.com
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Blue Ridge, Georgia
Deadline: July 10, 2015
Posted: 4/4/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: September 5 - October 11, 2015
Title: Blue Ridge Mountains Photographers National Juried Show
Sponsors: Blue Ridge Mountains Arts Association and Blue Ridge Mountains Photographers
Venue: The Art Center (Blue Ridge Mountains Arts Association)
Awards: Cash prizes totaling $3,000
Juror: Tom Kells
Eligibility: The juried show is open to all photographers, both amateur and professional, and all original photographic media, including film and digital images.
Fees: Basic entry fee up to (3) images is $45, $35 BRMP members. Additional images $15 each, $10 or BRMP members.
Commission: 70/30 or 65/35
E-mail: Blue Ridge Mountains Photographers
Phone: 706-632-2144
Website: http://www.blueridgearts.net
Prospectus: http://www.blueridgearts.net/Documents/2015%20BRMP%20
prospectus%20FINAL.pdf
 

INTERNATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Longview, Texas
Deadline: July 10, 2015
Posted: 5/14/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: October 1 - November 13, 2015
Title: 5th Annual Holga & More Out of the Box (on creativity that is) International Photography Competition
Sponsor: Lomography
Venue: TCC Photo | Gallery
Awards: $900 and Diana F and film for 1st Place
Juror: Michelle Bates
Eligibility: It is open to amateur and professional photographers around the globe that use a toy camera or an element of it. Photographs, of your choice of subject matter made with a any low-end, low-tech, limited-control "toy" camera - such as pinhole, Holga, Diana, Konstruktor F, Brownies, Anscos, and other Lomo products - will be accepted. Photographs made from Polaroid-type film backs attached to Holgas are also welcome. Photographs made from a DSLR or SLR with a pinhole, Holga or loom lens will be accepted. For this exhibit, straight Polaroid-type images or images made with cell phones, disposable cameras or point-and-shoot cameras will not be accepted.
Fees: $35 for the first 5, $5 for each additional image up to 10
Commission: 50% of sale price
Send SASE to: 207 N. Center St., Longview, TX or email jpgs to tccphoto@gmail.com
E-mail: Tammy Cromer-Campbell
Phone: 903.241.4844
Website: http://www.tccphotogallery.com
Prospectus: http://www.tccphoto.com/2015HolgaCallForEntryForm.pdf
 

REGIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Blue Ridge, Georgia
Deadline: July 11, 2015
Posted: 4/7/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: August 1-29, 2015
Title: 3D Exhibit: Off the Wall
Sponsor: Blue Ridge Mountains Arts Association
Venue: The Art Center
Awards: A People's Choice Award certificate will be awarded at the end of the show to the three-dimensional artwork selected by ballot from the general public viewing the exhibit.
Eligibility: Sculptures and other three-dimensional art may not exceed 60" vertically and 30" horizontally, or weigh more than 50 pounds.
Fees: Each artist may enter up to three (3) pieces of artwork. $10 for BRMAA members, $15 for non-members. The fee is per participating artist, NOT per piece.
E-mail: Caroline Mann
Phone: 706-632-2144
Website: http://www.blueridgearts.net
Prospectus: http://www.blueridgearts.net/Documents/2015%20Off%20the%20
Wall%20Exhibit%20Prospectus.pdf
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Washington D.C.
Deadline: July 15, 2015
Posted: 2/23/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: October 5-28, 2015
Title: Shades of Pastel 2015
Sponsor: Maryland Pastel Society
Venue: Hill Center Galleries at the Old Naval Hospital
Awards: Over $6,500 in cash and merchandise awards
Juror: Doug Dawson
Eligibility: Open to all artists 18 or older residing in the USA and Canada. All paintings must be artist's original work and at least 80% soft pastels (no oil pastels). Work cannot be produced whole or in part in an instructor-led class or workshop, or from photo reference materials belonging to others. All manner of subject and style are eligible.
Fees: MPS member $35.00 for 1-3 digital images. $40.00 for non-members
Commission: Hill Center Gallery retains 30% commission
Send SASE to: 3706 Whispering Lane, Falls Church, VA 22041
E-mail: Susan Ellis
Phone: 703-409-5126
Website: http://marylandpastelsociety.com
Prospectus: http://marylandpastelsociety.com
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Martinsburg, West Virginia
Deadline: July 20, 2015
Posted: 5/15/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: September 3 - October 4, 2015
Title: "Life in the Wild"
Sponsor: Berkeley Arts Council
Venue: Berkeley Art Works, 116 North Queen St., Martinsburg, WV
Awards: Best in Show $250; Others depending on entries
Juror: Susan T. Fisher
Eligibility: The Berkeley Arts Council announces "Life in the Wild", a juried wildlife art exhibit to celebrate the beauty and diversity of life in the natural world. The exhibition is open to visual artists over the age of 18 in all media including but not limited to painting, sculpture, carving, ceramics, photography or mixed media. Entries must be original works of art that have been completed within the last three (3) years, and have not been previously exhibited in The Berkeley Art Works.
Fees: $25 for two works; $10 each additional work up to four
Commission: 30% on sales
E-mail: Rip Smith
Phone: 304-620-7277
Website: http://www.berkeleyartswv.org
Prospectus: http://artworks.berkeleyartswv.org/wildlife/
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Grapevine, Texas
Deadline: August 5, 2015
Posted: 2/16/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: October 1-30, 2015
Title: 34th Annual Juried Show
Sponsor: Pastel Society of the Southwest
Venue: Grapevine, TX
Awards: $1,000 Best of Show
Juror: Susan Ogilvie
Eligibility: Open to all artists, 18 years and older, working in the soft pastel medium.
Fees: $35 for members/$45 for non members up to 3 entries- $10 additional per entry
Commission: 30% to PSSW
E-mail: Janis Krendick
Phone: 972-517-5480
Website: http://www.pssw.info
Prospectus: http://www.onlinejuriedshows.com
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Bedford, Virginia
Deadline: August 15, 2015
Posted: 1/8/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: October 6 - November 14, 2015
Title: 2015 Bower Center Annual National Juried Exhibition
Sponsor/Venue: Bower Center for the Arts
Awards: 1st, 2nd, 3rd & Awards of Merit
Juror: Amy Moorefield, Dep Dir Exhibition, Taubman Museum
Eligibility: Multi-media exhibition, including photography, of original art works created within the past three years by artists age 18 and over. 2-D works, max 60" in either direction and wired for hanging. 3-D works for pedestals, no larger than 15-20" at base and 4' high. Email JPG files or send on CD. Complete info on Call for Artists, downloadable from website.
Fees: $25. up to 3 works
Commission: 20%
Send SASE to: Bower Center for the Arts, 305 N Bridge St, Bedford VA 24523
E-mail: Sara Braaten or Dotti Stone
Phone: 540-586-4235
Website: http://www.bowercenter.org
Prospectus: http://www.bowercenter.org
 

LOCAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Knoxville, Tennessee
Deadline: September 1, 2015
Posted: 4/11/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: March 4-6, 2016
Title: ArtX
Fees: $25.00
E-mail: Joy Edwards
Phone: 865-291-3846
Website: http://www.artxtravaganza.com
 

REGIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Lenoir, North Carolina
Deadline: September 12, 2015, 9am
Posted: 4/15/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: September 12, 2015, 9am-4pm
Title: 30th Annual Sculpture Celebration
Sponsor: Caldwell Arts Council
Venue: TH Broyhill Walking Park, Lenoir
Awards: Cash awards totaling $11,000
Juror: Lucas Antony Cowan
Eligibility: indoor/outdoor sculpture, large & small
Fees: $50-80 (discounts for early registration)
Commission: none
E-mail: Caldwell Arts Council
Phone: 828-754-2486
Website: http://www.caldwellarts.com/305-sculpture-celebration-2015/
Prospectus: http://www.caldwellarts.com/305-sculpture-celebration-2015/
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Melbourne, Florida
Deadline: September 15, 2015
Posted: 2/10/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: November 21 & 22, 2015
Title: 19th Annual ArtWorks of Eau Gallie Fine Arts Festival
Sponsor: ArtWorks of Eau Gallie, Inc.
Venue: Eau Gallie Arts District
Awards: $29,000 in Awards and Sponsors Purchase Awards; $3500 for the "Best of Show" Award. Demonstrators' Awards are included in the award monies.
Eligibility: ArtWorks of Eau Gallie invites artists to display their original fine art or fine craft. This outdoor festival is a working artists show. Artists display finished works for sale and also create art work in their booths. Artists must be present both days at the show to present and discuss their work.
Fees: $160 includes a non-refundable application fee of $25 and a booth fee of $135. Booth space is 12' x 12'.
E-mail: artworksfestival@gmail.com
Phone: 321-242-1456 (voice message system)
Website: http://artworksofeaugallie.org
Prospectus: http://artworksofeaugallie.org
 

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.
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LOCAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
Deadline: November 11, 2015
Posted: 2/19/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: November 12-15, 2015
Title: Dickens Christmas Show and Festivals Call For Entries
Sponsor: Leisure Time Unlimited
Venue: Myrtle Beach Convention Center
Eligibility: see website
Fees: see website
E-mail: Myra Starnes
Phone: 843-448-9483
Website: http://www.dickenschristmasshow.com/

 
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