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)

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

 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Dowell, Maryland
Deadline: March 31, 2015
Posted: 2/10/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: September 19 & 20, 2015
Title: Artsfest '15 Fine Arts Festival
Sponsor/Venue: Annmarie Sculpture Garden & Arts Center
Awards: approx $2000
Juror: TBD
Eligibility: please refer to website
Fees: $25
Commission: 14%
E-mail: Melissa Langley
Phone: 410-326-4640
Website: http://www.annmariegarden.org/annmarie2/node/222
Prospectus: http://www.annmariegarden.org/annmarie2/sites/default/files/
2015%20%20Artsfest%20Artist%20App.pdf
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Dowell (Solomons), Maryland
Deadline: April 1, 2015
Posted: 2/23/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: June 19 - August 23, 2015
Title: Heroes & Villains: exploring archetypes through art
Sponsor/Venue: Annmarie Sculpture Garden & Arts Center
Awards: yes
Juror: to be announced
Eligibility: This exhibit invites artists age 18 and older working in the U.S. to submit works that celebrate the heroes and villains that populate history, literature, popular culture, folklore, mythology, psychology, and other realms of human experience and expression. Whether you look to history books or comic books, or your own fantastical imagination, this exhibit welcomes artists that explore the complexities and nuances of heroes and villains. All media welcome; small to large scale; indoors and outdoors; new media encouraged.
Fees: $25
Commission: 60% to artist
Send SASE to: P.O. Box 99, Dowell, MD 20629
E-mail: Melissa Langley
Phone: 410-326-4640
Website: http://www.annmariegarden.org/annmarie2/node/112
Prospectus: http://www.annmariegarden.org/annmarie2/sites/default/files/
heroes%20%26%20villains%20art%20prospectus.pdf
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Atlanta, Georgia
Deadline: April 2, 2015
Posted: 1/17/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: June 1 - July 6, 2015
Title: Juried Portrait Exhibition : Igor Babailov, Juror
Sponsor: Portrait Society of Atlanta
Venue: Mable House Art Center
Awards: Ribbons; 1st, 2nd, 3rd, Members Choice, Honorable Mentions
Juror: Igor V. Babailov
Eligibility: Members work only, must portray a person and have been created within the past five years. No nudes, photography, class work, instructor assisted or copies permitted. Accepted works must be displayed at the gallery for the duration of the show.
Fees: $35 for up to 3 pieces.
Commission: gallery retains 25% of sale. NFS acceptable
Website: http://portraitsocietyofatlanta.org/juried-exhibition-call-for-
entries-2/
Prospectus: http://portraitsocietyofatlanta.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/01/
2015-Winter-Exhibit-Prospectus.pdf
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Graham, Texas
Deadline: April 3, 2015
Posted: 10/20/14
 
 Exhibit Dates: May 2 - June 8, 2015
Title: ART at the OPOMAC
Sponsor/Venue: Old Post Office Museum & Art Center (OPOMAC)
Awards: Expected $6000 in cash awards
Juror: Tony Eubanks
Eligibility: Must be 21 years of age or older to enter. Artwork must not have been shown previously at the OPOMAC. Original 2 & 3-dimensional art only in oil, watercolor, acrylic, pastel, mixed media, or sculpture.
Fees: $25 per entry
Commission: 25% of the selling price shall be retained by the OPOMAC
Send SASE to: OPOMAC, 510 3rd St., Graham, TX 76450
E-mail: Marlene Edwards
Website: http://www.OPOMAC.net
Prospectus: http://www.OPOMAC.net
 

REGIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Richmond, Virginia
Deadline: April 6, 2015
Posted: 2/20/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: May 22 - July 19, 2015
Title: radius250 2015 Juried Exhibition
Sponsor/Venue: artspace
Awards: Up to $1000 and a solo exhibition in our Helena Davis Gallery
Juror: Amy Moorefield
Eligibility: Artists who create within 250 miles of Richmond, VA, working in any medium. Work must have been completed in the past 3 years.
Fees: $25/3 entries; Additional entries at $5 each for up to five (5) total entries
Commission: 2/3 artist; 1/3 gallery
Send SASE to: artspace, Zero East 4th Street, Richmond, VA 23224
E-mail: Radius250 Committee
Phone: 804-232-6464
Website: http://www.artspacegallery.org/radius250/
Prospectus: http://www.artspacegallery.org/2015/exhibits/radius250/
radius250_2015_prospectus.pdf
 

INTERNATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Knoxville, Tennessee
Deadline: April 7, 2015
Posted: 1/28/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: May 22-24, 2015
Title: Smoky Mountain Quilters of Tennessee 2015 Quilt Show
Sponsors: Hobbs Bonded Fibers, Sew N Vac Superstore
Venue: Maryville College, Cooper Athletic Center, Maryville, TN
Awards: over $6,000.00 in awards
Eligibility: See website for rules, entry form and more information. First 200 quilts will be accepted.
Fees: $20 for non-guild members, $20 for guild members
Commission: n/a
E-mail: Cathy Bingham, Quilt Show co-Chairman 2015
Phone: 865 712-3601
Website: http://www.smokymtnquilters.com
 

INTERNATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Fredrick, Maryland
Deadline: April 17, 2015
Posted: 3/7/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: June 27 - July 26, 2015
Title: 4th Annual International Exhibition of Scratchboard Art
Venue: Delaplaine Visual Arts Center, Frederick, Maryland, USA
Awards: At least $3000 in prizes will be presented; Three cash awards shall be awarded in the Open Category and two cash awards in the Master Category.
Juror: four jurors have been nominated
Eligibility: This contest is open to scratchboard artwork only, but may include any subject matter or style. The exhibition is open to all scratchboard artists. Artists under the age of 18 must have parental consent to enter. All artwork must be original work executed by the submitting artist, and works based on photographs must have the photographer's written permission before entering that work. Works completed in workshops or from a kit are not eligible. Submitted works must have been completed in the past 3 years. All works must be available for sale (U.S. Dollars) and be presented in a professional looking manner. See prospectus for details.
Fees: $40-55
Commission: The artist may become a member of the Delaplaine Visual Arts Center for a cost of $30.00. If an artwork is sold during the exhibition, the Gallery will take a 30% commission for non-members or 20% for members. In addition, they will collect a 10% commission from the listed price, which will be paid to ISSA.
E-mail: Arpitha Parthasarathy
Website: http://www.scratchboardsociety.com/
Prospectus: https://www.onlinejuriedshows.com/Default.aspx?OJSID=416
 

LOCAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Kissimmee, Florida
Deadline: April 20, 2015
Posted: 3/4/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: May 11 - June 7, 2015
Title: Osceola Arts 2015 Annual Juried Art Show
Sponsor/Venue: Osceola Arts
Awards: Cash Awards
Eligibility: Osceola Arts is accepting submissions for its Annual Juried Art Exhibit celebrating the diversity of Florida artists. Up to three submissions per artist. Open to all painting mediums, works on paper, sculpture, mixed media, photography. Entries must be original works. Reproductions not allowed. Works previously exhibited at Osceola Arts are ineligible.
Fees: One submission is $15, three for $30
Commission: no commissions
E-mail: Marilyn Cortes-Lovato, Visual Arts Director
Phone: 407-846-6257
Website: http://www.osceolaarts.org/visual-arts/
Prospectus: http://www.osceolaarts.org/visual-arts/assets/juriedartshow
application2015.pdf
 

INTERNATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Annapolis, Maryland
Deadline: April 23, 2015
Posted: 2/28/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: June 12 - August 1, 2015
Title: Call for Entries: MD Art @ College Park
Venue: The Art Gallery, University of Maryland College Park
Awards: Cash awards total $1000
Juror: Yumi Hogan
Eligibility: Any original 2-D or 3-D artwork created by a Maryland resident and/or Maryland Federation of Art member is eligible. See MFA website for details on size and framing.
Fees: 1 or 2 entries $35 (MFA Members $20), additional entries $5 each, maximum of 6 entries.
E-mail: Gallery Manager
Phone: 410-268-4566
Website: http://www.mdfedart.org
Prospectus: http://www.mdfedart.com/exhibits/2015/2015_md_art_cp/MDArt
@CP2-25FINALFINALWEB2015.pdf
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Martinsburg, West Virginia
Deadline: April 27, 2015
Posted: 3/14/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: June 1 - July 11, 2015
Title: Photo15 Juried Photography Exhibit
Sponsor: Berkeley Arts Council
Venue: Berkeley Art Works, 116 North Queen Street, Martinsburg, WV
Awards: Best In Show $250 sponsored by LA Cameras of Chambersburg, PA; others TBA
Juror: Dean Kessmann, Associate Professor at George Washington University
Eligibility: The exhibit is open to all photographers from within the United States without restriction to technique. Entries must have been created by the artist within the past three years and have not been exhibited in the Berkeley Art Works gallery.
Fees: $25 for 2 works, 10 each for 2 more up to maximum of 4
Commission: 30%
E-mail: Rip Smith
Phone: 304-620-7277
Website: http://www.berkeleyartswv.org
Prospectus: http://artworks.berkeleyartswv.org/photo15/
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Marietta, Georgia
Deadline: April 30, 2015
Posted: 2/26/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: July 11 - September 6, 2015
Title: Metro Montage XV
Venue: The Marietta/Cobb Museum of Art
Awards: First, Second, and Third Cash Prizes
Juror: Robmat Butler
Eligibility: All media accepted.
Fees: $35 for Museum Members, $40 for Non-Members
Commission: 30% commission on all sales made during the exhibition
E-mail: Jennifer Fox
Phone: 770-528-1444
Website: http://www.mariettacobbartmuseum.org/metro-montage-xv.html
 

INTERNATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Rock Hill, South Carolina
Deadline: May 1, 2015 (5 PM)
Posted: 3/9/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: 2016
Title: Call for Artists | 2016 Dalton Gallery Exhibitions
Venue: Center for the Arts | Dalton Gallery
Eligibility: The Arts Council of York County is now accepting applications for 2016 gallery exhibitions. Each year the Arts Council presents eight exhibits. Located at the Center for the Arts, the Dalton Gallery is a 1,800-square-foot space, illuminated by adjustable track lighting. Artists may submit work as a group or individually. The Arts Council's Gallery Committee will consider all submissions and notification of acceptance will be provided via e-mail. Submission packets will not be returned. Only complete proposals that adhere to the Arts Council's submission guidelines will be considered. Please see website for guidelines.
Fees: $20
Commission: 40%
Send SASE to: Arts Council of York County, 121 E. Main St., Rock Hill SC 29730
E-mail: Mike Gentry
Phone: 803-328-2787
Website: http://www.yorkcountyarts.org
Prospectus: http://media.wix.com/ugd/d32c6c_2dd9ab8036514272976a34dbd
a195dc2.pdf
 

REGIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Richmond, Virginia
Deadline: May 1, 2015
Posted: 3/31/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: September 12, 2015
Title: 43rd Street Festival of the Arts
Sponsor: 43rd St Gallery
Venue: 1412 W. 43rd St.
Awards: Best in 2-D: $400, Best in Crafts: $400, Juror Choice: $200
Eligibility: Open to fine crafts and fine arts. Must be handmade by artist and must attend booth. Juried show limited to 75 regional artisans. 24th year.
Fees: $10 application, $75 booth
E-mail: Robin Cage
Phone: 804-233-1758
Website: http://www.43rdstgallery.com/festival
Prospectus: http://www.43rdstgallery.com/festival
 

INTERNATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Milan, Miami, Tokyo, St. Petersburg
Deadline: May 5, 2015
Posted: 3/19/15
 
 Title: Donkey Art Prize 3
Sponsor: Blindonkey - Momo design - Industrie Maimeri spa
Awards: $10,000 + exhibitions across the world + catalogue.
Juror: Nicoletta Boschiero (Curator)
Eligibility: The Prize is open to all artists, without any boundaries of age, sex, nationality or qualification. Each artist can participate with one work only, to one sections. The work must be recent, made at last two years prior to the starting date of this competition. Groups of artist are not allowed. The first selection is be made by photos only. Do not send hard copies of your work. Please, no sculpture, no installation, no work composed by two or more images, no composition of many works, no collections, and no audio installation. The artwork must be available to be shown in exhibitions.
Fees: 35 euros
E-mail: info@donkeyartprize.com
Website: http://www.donkeyartprize.com
Prospectus: http://www.donkeyartprize.com/pages/the-prize
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Fayetteville, North Carolina
Deadline: May 6, 2015
Posted: 3/24/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: June 26 - July 21, 2015
Title: Cape Fear Studios 2015 Annual National 2D Competition
Sponsor: Cape Fear Studios, Inc.
Venue: 148 Maxwell St., Fayetteville, NC 28301
Awards: Best in Show $1,000; 1st Place $350; 2nd Place $250; Two $50 Honorable Mentions
Juror: Dee Beard Dean
Eligibility: Art from all over the nation created in all 2D painting and drawing media, hand pulled prints, and collage. Photographs and digitally produced images will not be accepted.
Fees: $35/2 entries
Commission: 30% commission
E-mail: Ann Griffin
Phone: 910-433-2986
Website: http://www.capefearstudios.com
Prospectus: http://www.capefearstudios.com
 

INTERNATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Statesville, North Carolina
Deadline: May 10, 2015
Posted: 2/28/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: July 10-30, 2015
Title: "in Dreams": The New South Gallery 2015 juried show
Sponsor/Venue: The New South Gallery and Studios
Awards: $100 & 21 day solo show in primary gallery space, $75 and solo show in secondary gallery space
Juror: Don Moore
Eligibility: The New South Gallery encourages all artists working in all mediums worldwide to submit artworks consistent with the theme, "in Dreams" to our 2015 juried show.
Fees: $30
Commission: 30%
E-mail: Mark Flake
Phone: 704-878-6831
Website: http://newsouthgallery.net
Prospectus: http://www.newsouthgallery.net/juried-show.html
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Clayton, Georgia
Deadline: May 13, 2015
Posted: 3/22/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: June 20 - July 31, 2015
Title: Risktakers - the art of living life on a wire
Venue: The Root Seller / Timpson Creek Gallery, 7142 Hwy 76 West, Clayton Ga 30525
Eligibility: Artists must be 18+ years. Artwork of any medium will be considered, representing taking risks in life, whether human or animal. This show coincides with the 10 day "Skywalk Celebration" commemorating Karl Wallenda's 1970 high-wire walk across Tallulah Gorge, in northeast Georgia. For additional information, please take a moment to view website.
Fees: $35.00 for up to 3 pieces, $10 for each additional
Commission: 80% to artist, 20% to gallery
E-mail: The Root Seller/ Laura McCue or Kathy Corey
Website: http://www.therootseller.weebly.com
Prospectus: http://therootseller.weebly.com/uploads/4/9/0/7/49079319/
risktakersfinal2.pdf
 

REGIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Smithfield, Virginia
Deadline: May 15, 2015
Posted: 9/26/14
 
 Exhibit Dates: September 19, 2015
Title: Smithfield Fall Festival of the Arts
Sponsor: Isle of Wight-Smithfield-Windsor Chamber of Commerce
Venue: Downtown Smithfield, Va.
Awards: Prizes include $1,000 for Best in Show, and $200 prizes for first place in each category.
Jurors: Aaron DeGroft, Sheila Gwaltney, Courtney Gardner
Eligibility: We welcome artists working in Ceramics, Drawing, Fiber/Leather, Glass, Jewelry, Metal, Painting, Photography, Wood, and other media. All artwork must be designed and executed by the artist. See prospectus for complete details.
Fees: $20 jury fee, $175 booth space
E-mail: Andrew Cripps
Phone: 757-357-3502
Website: http://www.smithfieldfallfestival.com
Prospectus: http://www.juriedartservices.com/index.php?content=event_
info&event_id=858
 

INTERNATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Rock Hill, South Carolina
Deadline: May 15, 2015
Posted: 3/9/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: June 18 - July 26, 2015
Title: Call for Artists | 26th Annual Juried Competition
Venue: Center for the Arts | Dalton Gallery
Awards: Best of Show, 1st Place, 2nd Place, 3rd Place
Juror: Mitchell Kearney
Eligibility: Artists, aged 18 and older, are eligible. Only original work, created in the last two (2) years, and not shown previously at the Center for the Arts, Dalton Gallery will be accepted. All forms of media are eligible. All work must be presented in a professional manner. Accepted work must be exhibition-ready. 3-D work must sit solidly on a flat surface or be properly mounted for hanging. Framed pieces must be securely wired, glazed plexiglass is preferred; size is restricted to 72 inches in any direction including the frame. Any video work must be accompanied with a compatible player and a monitor that is 24" or smaller.
Fees: Members: $30 for 2 pieces; non-members: $40 for 2 pieces; $10 for each additional piece
Commission: 40%
Send SASE to: Center for the Arts, 121 East Main Street, Rock Hill, SC 29730
E-mail: Mike Gentry
Phone: 803-328-2787
Website: http://www.yorkcountyarts.org
Prospectus: http://www.yorkcountyarts.org/#!26th-annual-juried-
competition/cn94
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Solomons, Maryland
Deadline: May 15, 2015
Posted: 3/25/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: September 15-20, 2015
Title: Solomons Plein Air Festival
Venue: carmen's gallery
Juror: Hiu Lai Chong
Awards: Cash awards will be given for "Best of Show" as well as 2nd, and 3rd place and the Artists' Choice Award
Eligibility: Please visit our website at www.solomonspleinair.com for entry requirements.
Fees: $40.00
Commission: 40%
E-mail: Carmen Gambrill
Phone: 410-326-2549
Website: http://solomonspleinair.com
Prospectus: http://www.solomonspleinair.com/2015/03/25/2015-prospectus-
and-artist-application/
 

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
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
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Bedford, Virginia
Deadline: June 6, 2015
Posted: 1/8/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: July 21 - August 29, 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
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/
 

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
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: $35
Commission: 40%
E-mail: Mary Rezny
Phone: 859-252-4647
Website: http://www.msrezny.com
Prospectus: http://www.msreznygallery.jimdo.com
 

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
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
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
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
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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