all artwork shown above is by Mary Knoblock

Art Opportunities: Call for Artists to exhibit in the SOUTH
(DE, MD, DC, VA, WV, NC, SC, GA, FL, KY, TN, MS, AL, OK, TX, AR, LA)

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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
Cumberland, Maryland
Deadline: July 1, 2015
Posted: 6/16/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: September 12 - October 10, 2015
Title: Will's Creek Exhibition - One Cubed
Sponsor: Allegany Arts Council
Venue: Saville Gallery
Awards: $3000
Juror: Amanda Jirón Murphy, Hamiltonian; Jessica Beck, Warhol
Eligibility: This is a national juried show of small works in any media. The focus is on emerging artists. The theme of this year's show is "One-Cubed." If your art can fit within a 1 foot x 1 foot x 1 foot space, then it will fit in the show!
Fees: $30
Commission: 40%
E-mail: Heidi Custer
Phone: 301-777-2787
Website: http://www.alleganyartscouncil.org/event.php?eventid=12413
Prospectus: http://www.alleganyartscouncil.org/event.php?eventid=12413
 

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
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Marietta, Georgia
Deadline: midnight, July 10, 2015
Posted: 6/20/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: September 26 - December 15, 2015
Title: Portrait Society of Atlanta Fall Juried Exhibition 2015
Sponsor: PSA
Venue: The Marietta/Cobb Museum of Art
Awards: Awards Reception: September 26, 2015 6pm-8pm
Juror: Edward Jonas
Eligibility: This exhibition is open to the public, you do not have to be PSA member to enter. Learn more about membership at portraitsocietyofatlanta.org.
Fees: PSA Members: $35 for up to three images. Non-members: $45 for up to three images.
E-mail: Jennifer Goyette
Phone: 904-631-7700
Website: http://portraitsocietyofatlanta.org
Prospectus: http://portraitsocietyofatlanta.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/
05/2015-Fall-Exhibit-Prospectus.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
 

INTERNATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Annapolis, Maryland
Deadline: July 15, 2015
Posted: 6/22/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: September 16 - November 1, 2015
Title: Water Works
Venue: Annapolis Maritime Museum
Awards: Cash awards total $1000
Juror: Kevin Adkins
Eligibility: Any original 2-D artwork in which water is clearly depicted as the primary force, object, or consequence.
Fees: 1 or 2 entries $35 (MFA Members $20), additional entries $5 each, maximum of 6 entries.
Commission: 40%
E-mail: Gallery Manager
Phone: 410-268-4566
Website: http://www.mdfedart.com/
Prospectus: http://www.mdfedart.com/wp4/wp-content/uploads/2015/05/
WaterWorksWEBFINAL.pdf
 

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/
 

INTERNATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Birmingham, Alabama
Deadline: July 31, 2015
Posted: 6/1/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: October 8 - November 5, 2015
Title: OPA's 2015 Salon Show
Sponsor: Oil Painters of America
Venue: Beverly McNeil Gallery
Awards: $12,000
Eligibility: To enter, artists must reside in the U.S., Canada or Mexico and be a current member of OPA at an annual fee of $70. OPA is currently accepting 2015 member applications.
Fees: $30 for the first entry, $15 for the second
Commission: 40%
E-mail: Rosemary Murray
Phone: 815-356-5987
Website: http://www.oilpaintersofamerica.com/
Prospectus: http://www.oilpaintersofamerica.com/events/exhibitions/2015/
salon/OPA-2015-Salon-Show-Prospectus.pdf
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Baltimore, Maryland
Deadline: August 1, 2015
Posted: 6/9/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: February 17-18, 2016
Title: American Craft Council Show: Baltimore, Maryland - Wholesale Show
Sponsor: American Craft Council
Venue: Baltimore Convention Center
Juror: JAS
Eligibility: The American Craft Council Baltimore Wholesale Show is open to the trade only. We encourage you to apply if you produce original work in any of the following categories: basketry, ceramics, clothing and accessories, decorative fiber, furniture and lighting, glass, jewelry, leather, metal, mixed media, paper, stone, toys and puzzles, and wood. Small studio production work under the direct supervision of the applicant is acceptable. Direct supervision requires that the artist oversees production work as it occurs and provides direction, feedback, and assistance. All work must be produced in the United States or Canada. The American Craft Council reserves the right to require authentication of the production process.
Fees: $40
Commission: 0
E-mail: shows@craftcouncil.org
Phone: 800-836-3470
Website: http://www.craftcouncil.org
Prospectus: http://www.craftcouncil.org/shows/apply
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Baltimore, Maryland
Deadline: August 1, 2015
Posted: 6/9/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: February 19-21, 2016
Title: American Craft Council Show: Baltimore, Maryland - Retail Show
Sponsor: American Craft Council
Venue: Baltimore Convention Center
Juror: JAS
Eligibility: We encourage you to apply if you produce original work in any of the following categories: basketry, ceramics, clothing and accessories, decorative fiber, furniture and lighting, glass, jewelry, leather, metal, mixed media, paper, stone, toys and puzzles, and wood. Small studio production work under the direct supervision of the applicant is acceptable. Direct supervision requires that the artist oversees production work as it occurs and provides direction, feedback, and assistance. All work must be produced in the United States or Canada. The American Craft Council reserves the right to require authentication of the production process.
Fees: $40
Commission: 0
E-mail: shows@craftcouncil.org
Phone: 800-836-3470
Website: http://www.craftcouncil.org
Prospectus: http://www.craftcouncil.org/shows/apply
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Atlanta, Georgia
Deadline: August 1, 2015
Posted: 6/9/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: March 11-13, 2016
Title: American Craft Council Show: Atlanta, Georgia - Retail Show
Sponsor: American Craft Council
Venue: Cobb Galleria Centre
Juror: JAS
Eligibility: We encourage you to apply if you produce original work in any of the following categories: basketry, ceramics, clothing and accessories, decorative fiber, furniture and lighting, glass, jewelry, leather, metal, mixed media, paper, stone, toys and puzzles, and wood. Small studio production work under the direct supervision of the applicant is acceptable. Direct supervision requires that the artist oversees production work as it occurs and provides direction, feedback, and assistance. All work must be produced in the United States or Canada. The American Craft Council reserves the right to require authentication of the production process.
Fees: $40
Commission: 0
E-mail: shows@craftcouncil.org
Phone: 800-836-3470
Website: http://www.craftcouncil.org
Prospectus: http://www.craftcouncil.org/shows/apply
 

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
Dowell (Solomons), Maryland
Deadline: August 14, 2015
Posted: 6/23/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: October 16, 2015 - January 3, 2016
Title: Finding Our Place: The Geography of Art
Venue: Annmarie Sculpture Garden & Arts Center
Awards: yes
Juror: unknown
Eligibility: Open to artists 18 and older working in the US. All media welcome; small to large-scale installations; new media encouraged; indoor and outdoor works accepted.
Fees: $25 up to 4 entries
Commission: 40%
Send SASE to: PO Box 99, Dowell, MD 20629
E-mail: Melissa Langley
Phone: 410-326-4640
Website: http://www.annmariegarden.org
Prospectus: http://www.annmariegarden.org/annmarie2/sites/default/files/
finding%20our%20place%20prospectus.pdf
 

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
 

REGIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
St. Simons Island, Georgia
Deadline: August 22, 2015
Posted: 6/16/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: September 11-12, 2015
Title: Art Under the Oaks
Sponsor: Glynn Visual Arts
Venue: Postell Park, Pier Village
Awards: Yes
Fees: $250
Commission: 0
E-mail: Susan Fyfe Molnar
Phone: 912-638-8770
Website: http://www.glynnvisualarts.org
 

INTERNATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Johnson City, Tennessee
Deadline: August 26, 2015
Posted: 6/10/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: October 5 - December 7, 2015
Title: The 2015 FL3TCH3R Exhibit- Socially and Politically Engaged Art
Sponsor: The FL3TCHER Exhibit
Venue: Reece Museum, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City TN
Awards: Greater than $500 in multiple awards, plus others TBA
Juror: Joyce Ogden, Professor of Art, Spalding University, Louisville, KY
Eligibility: Open to all artists and designers 18 years of age and older residing in the United States or any other country as long as entry fee is paid in U.S. dollars. All work must be original.
Fees: first 3 entries by August 19: $35, August 20-26: $40, $7 each add'l entry
Commission: None taken
Send SASE to: The FL3TCH3R Exhibit, P.O. Box 954, Johnson City, TN 37605
E-mail: Barbara Dyer
Phone: 423-534-9827
Website: http://www.FL3TCH3Rexhibit.com
Prospectus: http://www.FL3TCH3Rexhibit.com/prospectus.pdf
 

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
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Jacksonville, Alabama
Deadline: September 1, 2015
Posted: 6/1/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: October 1-29, 2015
Title: Ley Lines, A National Juried Competition of Contemporary Drawing
Sponsor: Jacksonville State University
Venue: Hammond Hall Gallery
Awards: $500 for best of show
Juror: Emily Sheehan
Eligibility: US residents at least 18 years of age. All work must be original. Open to all stylistic interpretations of the drawing discipline, including drawings of a traditional nature as well as those that may challenge assumptions of media, imagery, format, and concept.
Fees: $30 for submission of up to 3 images
Commission: None
E-mail: Ray Wetzel
Website: http://www.jsuartblog.org/leylines/
Prospectus: https://www.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=2712
&sortby=fair_name&apply=yes
 

INTERNATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Danville, Kentucky
Deadline: September 1, 2015
Posted: 6/16/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: October 8th
Title: Horizon: Contemporary Landscape 2015
Venue: Community Arts Center
Awards: $850
Juror: Mary S. Rezny
Eligibility: All artists using visual media are eligible to enter the Horizon exhibition. All media will be considered with the exception of live or performance art. All work must have been completed since January of 2011 and not previously shown in any other Community Arts Center exhibitions.
Fees: $25 for 1 to 3 entries and $35 for 4 to 6 entries
E-mail: Josh Boelter
Phone: 859-236-4054
Website: http://communityartscenter.net/
 

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
Coconut Grove, Florida
Deadline: September 17, 2015
Posted: 6/22/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: February 13-15, 2016
Title: Coconut Grove Arts Festival
Venue: South Bayshore Drive & McFarlane Road
Awards: $40,000
Eligibility: The 53rd Annual Coconut Grove Arts Festival will showcase the works of nearly 380 internationally recognized artists who are selected from over 1,000 applicants. 13 Fine Arts & Crafts categories.
Fees: $55
Commission: $0
E-mail: Katrina Delgado
Phone: 305.447.0401
Website: http://cgaf.com/
Prospectus: https://www.zapplication.org/event-info.php?ID=4160
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Kissimmee, Florida
Deadline: September 18, 2015
Posted: 6/11/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: October 2015-September 2016
Title: Kissimmee Sculpture Experience
Sponsor: Kissimmee Main Street
Venue: Historic Downtown Kissimmee
Awards: Best in Show, People's Choice, Kid's Choice
Eligibility: This is the 9th annual Kissimmee Sculpture Experience and we are looking for amazing artists to take part. It is an outdoor exhibit and sculptures will be placed around Downtown Kissimmee on 16 bases. Pieces will be featured in a free color booklet with a description and accompanying photo as well as brochures to be distributed throughout the state of Florida. Kissimmee Main Street will actively promote the sale of the sculptures to the public. All entries should be suitable for extended outdoor display, safe construction and be able to be welded to a steel plate. There will be installation assistance and welders on site.
Fees: $50 for up to 3 pieces
Commission: 20% of sales
E-mail: Brianne Stefek
Phone: 407-846-4643
Website: http://www.kissimmeemainstreet.com
Prospectus: https://kissimmeemainstreet.wordpress.com/2015/05/29/calling-
all-artists/
 

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
 

INTERNATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Miami, FLorida
Deadline: October 19, 2015
Posted: 6/26/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: December 2-6, 2015
Title: Spectrum Miami Art Show, 5th Edition
Venue: Midtown Miami
Eligibility: Spectrum Miami is a juried show, accepting applications from established artists, galleries, and publishers who have several years of experience in the art industry. We're looking to show a wide range of media, including painting, drawing, photography, sculpture, and glasswork - sorry, jewelry, tapestry, and arts-and-crafts work is not accepted.
Send SASE to: Redwood Media Group P.O. Box 360 Hinckley, OH 44233
E-mail: Rick Barnett
Website: http://spectrum-miami.com
Prospectus: http://spectrum-miami.com/prospectus/
 

LOCAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
New Smyrna Beach, Florida
Deadline: October 24, 2015
Posted: 6/9/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: January 29-31, 2016
Title: IMAGES: A Festival of the Arts
Venue: Riverside Drive and Canal Street, New Smyrna Beach, FL
Awards: $24,200 given in artist awards
Eligibility: Juried art festival. Apply thru Zapplication.org
Fees: $40 jury fee - $250 booth fee if accepted
Commission: n/a
E-mail: Nance Casey Koch
Phone: 386-423-4733
Website: http://imagesartfestival.org
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
San Antonio, Texas
Deadline: November 1, 2015
Posted: 6/22/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: April 16-17, 2016
Title: Fiesta Arts Fair
Sponsor: Southwest School of Art
Venue: 300 Augusta St, San Antonio, TX 78205
Awards: Yes
Juror: TBD
Eligibility: See website for details
Fees: $26
Commission: no
E-mail: Barbara Hill
Phone: 210-224-1848
Website: https://www.swschool.org/fiestaartsfair
Prospectus: https://www.zapplication.org/index.php
 

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/
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Richmond, Virginia
Deadline: May 30, 2016
Posted: 6/5/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: January 2016 - December 2017
Title: Call for Submissions - Exhibition Opportunities
Sponsor: artspace
Venue: artspace, Zero E. 4th St., Richmond, VA
Awards: N/A
Juror: Work is reviewed and selected by our Exhibition Committee
Eligibility: Call for Submissions - Open to all professional artists in all fields of fine arts. Installation work is also allowed. Solo artists, groups, collaborations, and curators are all encouraged to apply. artspace gallery is now accepting proposals for gallery exhibitions during the 2016-2017 seasons. Several galleries with different sizes are available for most months. Gallery floor plans are available online.
Fees: $25 application fee
Commission: 33%
E-mail: Santa De Haven
Phone: (804) 232-6464
Website: http://artspacegallery.org
Prospectus: http://artspacegallery.org/proposal_submission.shtml

 
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