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.

 

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
 

REGIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Sugar Hill, Georgia
Deadline: August 10, 2015
Posted: 7/15/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: October 17, 2015
Title: Sugar Rush Juried Art Show
Sponsor: City of Sugar Hill Arts Commission
Venue: City of Sugar Hill
Awards: Best in Show; First-Third Place; Mayor's Choice; Honorable Mention; Artist Merit
Juror: To be determined
Eligibility: Artists over 18 years of age. All Media. Must be original work. No gilcee. 2-dimensional max 60"X60" including frame. 3-dimensional - 30 pound max. All images must be framed appropriately with wire hanger. Gallery canvases need not be framed if canvas is painted on side. Photography must be matted and framed, ready for hanging.
Fees: $35.00
Commission: 30%
E-mail: Megan Carnell
Phone: 770-945-6716 ext. 1309
Website: http://www.cityofsugarhill.com
Prospectus: http://www.cityofsugarhill.com/controls/NewsFeed.aspx?FeedID
=874
 

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
 

LOCAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Houston, Texas
Deadline: August 14, 2015
Posted: 7/21/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: September 23 - November 21, 2015
Title: Visual Arts Alliance 33rd Juried Membership Exhibition
Sponsor: Visual Arts Alliance
Venue: 1600 Smith Street Gallery (Concourse Level) 1600 Smith St., Houston, TX 77002
Awards: $2500 in cash will be awarded
Juror: Gus Kopriva
Eligibility: This juried exhibition is open to all members of the Visual Arts Alliance aged 18 and over and is produced by volunteers of the Visual Arts Alliance.
Fees: $40/ 1-4 entries (early bird special before August 1), $50 / 1-4
Commission: VAA takes no commissions.
E-mail: Daniel Brents
Phone: 713-398-8850
Website: http://VisualArtsAlliance.org
Prospectus: http://www.jotform.us/form/51635517316151
 

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
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Kissimmee, Florida
Deadline: August 15, 2015
Posted: 7/3/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: November 14-15, 2015
Title: 2015 Osceola Fall Art Festival
Sponsor: Osceola Arts & Kissimmee Main Street
Venue: Beautiful Historic Downtown Kissimmee
Awards: $20,000 in prize money. Up to $15,000 in Patron Purchase Program.
Juror: To be announced
Eligibility: 125 Juried Artists are invited to participate in this juried art show for fine artists. Last year approximately 8,000 visitors attended the event.
Fees: $30 juried art submission fee through ZAPP. $220-single booth, $440-double booth
Commission: no commission
E-mail: Marilyn Cortes-Lovato -Director of Visual Arts
Phone: 407-846-6257
Website: http://www.osceolaarts.org
Prospectus: http://www.osceolaarts.org/osceola-fall-art-festival/
 

REGIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Winston Salem, North Carolina
Deadline: August 15, 2015
Posted: 7/10/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: September 27, 2015
Title: Historic West End ARTSfest
Sponsor: West End Association
Venue: Grace Court
Awards: Best in Show, Jurors Choice [4] Merit [4] Best Booth
Juror: blind jury
Eligibility: 4 images of art work- 1 booth photo. Drawing, Ceramics, Glass, Wood, Metal, Jewelry, Fiber, Leather, Sculpture, 2-D Mixed Media, 3-D Mixed Media [Painting and Photography have closed]
Fees: $25.00 application fee; $75.00 booth fee
Commission: n/a
E-mail: Kathy Stanley
Phone: 336 748-0260
Website: http://www.artsfestws.com/
Prospectus: http://www.artsfestws.com/index.php/artinfo
 

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
 

INTERNATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Annapolis, Maryland
Deadline: August 27, 2015
Posted: 7/28/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: October 10 - November 21, 2015
Title: Strokes of Genius
Sponsor: Maryland Federation of Art
Venue: MFA Circle Gallery
Awards: Cash awards total $1000
Juror: Joann Moser, Senior Curator of Graphic Arts at the Smithsonian American Art Museum
Eligibility: Original 2-D artwork created with any painting media is eligible.
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.org
Prospectus: http://www.mdfedart.com/portfolio/51/
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Morehead City, North Carolina
Deadline: August 30, 2015
Posted: 7/23/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: September 5 - November 6, 2015
Title: Soul of a Woman
Sponsor: Carolina Artist Gallery
Venue: 800 Evans St., Morehead City, NC 28557
Awards: 1st-$500, 2nd-$300, 3rd-$200 2-Merit awards $50 each
Juror: Marilyn Hartness, Associate Professor of Fine Arts at Wingate University in Charlotte, NC
Eligibility: Open to all artists who are 18 years old and older, residing in the United States and working in the following disciplines: painting, digital painting, sculpture, drawing, printmaking, textiles, mixed media, metal, clay, glass, jewelry, photography and wood. All work must be the work of the entrant, original, framed and ready for hanging (no saw tooth hangers) and created within the last two years and signed by the artist. All photography must be limited edition. Giclées are acceptable only for work in which there is no tangible original, for example digital painting and photography. Size limit is 3 ft x 4 ft. We have the right to refuse artwork of an explicit nature.
Fees: $35 for two pieces
Commission: 30%
E-mail: Robin Griswold-Ott
Phone: 252-728-1489
Website: http://www.carolinaartistgallery.com
 

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/
 

INTERNATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Little Rock, Arkansas
Deadline: September 1, 2015
Posted: 7/3/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: November 13, 2015 - February 27, 2016
Title: Reflections In Pastel
Sponsor: Arkansas Pastel Society
Venue: Butler Center for Arkansas Studies
Awards: Over $3,500 in awards, including $1,500 grand prize
Juror: Stan Sperlak
Eligibility: Open to all artists at least 18 years old. Entries must be at least 80% soft or oil pastel, and must be original, unpublished and executed within the last three years.
Fees: APS members $25 for 1 entry, $10 ea. addditional; Non-members $30 for 1 entry, $15 ea. additional
Commission: 40%
E-mail: apsreflections@gmail.com
Website: http://www.arkpastel.com
Prospectus: http://www.onlinejuriedshows.com/Default.aspx?OJSID=474
 

LOCAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Williamsburg, Virginia
Deadline: September 1, 2015
Posted: 7/9/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: October 16 - December 15, 2015
Title: Cafo Culture: Visualizing Factory Farming In Virginia
Sponsor: College of William & Mary
Venue: Botetourt Gallery, Swem Library
Awards: None
Jurors: Alan C. Braddock, Lindsay Garcia, Rachel Merriman-Goldring, Meagan Phillips, Delaney Berman
Eligibility: Virginia residents only
Fees: 0
Commission: 0
E-mail: Alan C. Braddock
Website: https://youjudgeit.org/cafoculture
Prospectus: https://youjudgeit.org/cafoculture
 

INTERNATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Bethesda, Maryland
Deadline: September 4, 2015
Posted: 7/28/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: November 6-29, 2015
Title: MFA @ Gallery B
Sponsor: Maryland Federation of Art
Venue: Gallery B
Awards: Cash awards total $1000
Juror: Margery Goldberg, Zenith Gallery
Eligibility: 2-D and 3-D artwork of all media by MFA Members. Artists may join MFA at the time of entry.
Fees: 1 or 2 entries $20, additional entries up to 6 $5
Commission: 30%
E-mail: Gallery Manager
Phone: 410-268-4566
Website: http://www.mdfedart.com
Prospectus: http://www.mdfedart.com/portfolio/54/
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Denton, Texas
Deadline: September 4, 2015
Posted: 7/30/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: February 5 - April 1, 2016
Title: Call for Entries | "Materials: Hard & Soft" Contemporary Craft Competition
Sponsor: Greater Denton Arts Council
Venue: The Patterson-Appleton Center for the Visual Arts
Awards: $1,000, $750, $500 and $250
Juror: Elizabeth Kozlowski
Eligibility: Works produced in any of the craft media: clay, fiber, glass, metal, paper, wood, or any combination of craft media, are acceptable. Entries must be the complete work of the submitted artist. Kits or commercially designed works will not be accepted. All work must have been completed within the past two years (2013-2015) and not previously exhibited at the Patterson-Appleton Center for the Visual Arts. Artists must reside in the United States.
Fees: $40 for up to three (3) entries
Commission: 30% commission will be retained from all work sold during exhibit
E-mail: Caroline Holley
Phone: (940) 382-2787
Website: http://www.dentonarts.com/materials-hard-and-soft/
Prospectus: http://www.dentonarts.com/materials-hard-and-soft/
 

INTERNATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Annapolis, Maryland
Deadline: September 10, 2015
Posted: 7/17/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: November 27 - December 23, 2015
Title: Small Wonders
Sponsor: Maryland Federation of Art
Venue: Circle Gallery
Awards: Cash awards total $1000
Juror: Georgia Deal
Eligibility: Any original 2-D artwork not exceeding 11" and 3-D artwork not exceeding 7" is eligible.
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.org
Prospectus: http://www.mdfedart.com/portfolio/52/
 

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
North Bethesda, Maryland
Deadline: September 19, 2015
Posted: 7/29/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: November 22, 2015 - January 3, 2016
Title: 82nd Annual International Exhibition of Fine Art in Miniature
Sponsor: Miniature Painters, Sculptors & Gravers Society of Washington, DC
Venue: The Mansion at Strathmore, 10701 Rockville Pike, North Bethesda, MD 20852
Awards: ~ $7,000
Juror: James Rogowski, Professional Artist
Eligibility: Miniature artwork only. See prospectus for details.
Fees: $25 - $45 (see prospectus)
Commission: 40%
Send SASE to: Nancy Still, MPSGS Secretary, 8220 Brucar Court, Gaithersburg, MD 20877-1101
E-mail: Nancy Still
Phone: 301-977-2190
Website: http://www.MPSGS.org
Prospectus: http://www.MPSGS.org
 

REGIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Melbourne, Florida
Deadline: September 30, 2015
Posted: 7/6/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: November 6-8, 2015
Title: Melbourne Main Street Fall Art Festival
Venue: Historic Downtown Melbourne
Eligibility: Melbourne Main Street with support from the City of Melbourne presents the 22nd annual Fall Art Festival, a juried fine art & craft family celebration. The Festival venue includes live music, food, wine, beverages, artists & crafters, business vendors, and entertainment. Attendance at the event is expected to exceed 35,000 this year!
Fees: $32.00 Application Fee; $265.00 Booth Rental Fee
Website: http://www.melbournefallartfestival.com/#!exhibit/c3c1
Prospectus: https://www.zapplication.org/event-info.php?ID=4137
 

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
 

REGIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Chapel Hill / Carrboro, North Carolina
Deadline: October 1, 2015
Posted: 7/26/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: February 12, 2016
Title: Shimmer: The Art of Light
Sponsor: Town of Carrboro / Town of Chapel Hill / more...
Venue: Chapel Hill / Carrboro (indoor & outdoor venues)
Awards: Best in Show, Peoples' Choice
Juror: TBD
Eligibility: Looking for art featuring light as a primary component - installation work (2D or 3D) and projection art, as well as performance art featuring illumination.
Fees: $35 (via PayPal or check)
Commission: n/a
E-mail: Chris Vitiello
Website: http://www.shimmerevent.com
Prospectus: http://shimmerevent.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/07/
ShimmerCall.pdf
 

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
Gatlinburg, Tennessee
Deadline: October 24, 2015
Posted: 7/21/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: January 16 - March 11, 2016
Title: Touch: Interactive Craft
Venue: Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts
Awards: First Place: $1,000, Second Place: $500, Third Place: $250, Two Honorable Mentions: $125/each
Juror: Emily Zilber: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston's first Ronald L. and Anita C. Wornick Curator of Contemporary Decorative Arts
Eligibility: Any work involving viewer interaction is welcome for submission; that which involves audience manipulation or involvement for the piece's creation or enjoyment, or work that gains significance or emotional resonance by being touched or handled- without white museum gloves. Preference will be given to work that relates to traditional craft practices, but all media will be considered. All emerging and professional artists 18 and over may apply. All media will be considered including book arts, ceramics, drawing, fiber, glass, jewelry, metal, painting, photography, printmaking, wood, mixed media, video, and installation.
Fees: $30 for 3 entries
Commission: Arrowmont takes 40%
E-mail: Kelly Hider, Gallery Coordinator
Phone: 865-436-5860 ext.22
Website: http://arrowmont.slideroom.com/#/permalink/program/26142
Prospectus: http://arrowmontgalleries.org/call-for-entries/
 

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/
 

INTERNATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
various locations
Deadline: Jurying begins in August and continues until full
Posted: 7/20/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: January 29-31 in Chantilly, VA
March 11-13 in Somerset, NJ
March 18-20 in Oaks, PA
April 15-17 in Gaithersburg, MD
April 29 - May 1 in Timonium, MD
Title: Sugarloaf Craft Festivals Now Accepting Artist Applications for Spring 2016
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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INTERNATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Sarasota, Florida
Deadline: January 4, 2016
Posted: 7/8/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: April & May 2016
Title: Embracing Our Differences
Sponsor: Embracing Our Differences
Venue: Island Park, Sarasota, FL
Awards: $3,000
Juror: Final selections will be made by a 3-judge panel of art professionals.
Eligibility: Embracing Our Differences is accepting submissions for its 13th annual outdoor juried art exhibit celebrating diversity and inclusion. 42 artists will be selected and national and international submissions are encouraged. Since 2004, the exhibit has been viewed by more than 2,000,000 visitors. There is no submission fee nor limit on the number of entries.
Fees: None
Commission: None
E-mail: Michael Shelton
Phone: 941-404-5710
Website: http://embracingourdifferences.org/call-for-artists.html
Prospectus: http://embracingourdifferences.org/pdfs/callartists2016.pdf
 

REGIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Lake Placid, Florida
Deadline: February 1, 2016
Posted: 7/28/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: March 5-6, 2016
Title: Caladium Fine Art Show
Sponsor: Caladium Arts & Crafts Co-operative
Venue: 132 East Interlake Blvd Lake Placid,FL 33852
Awards: $1200.00+ 1st-3rd, Hon. Mention, Best of Show, People's Choice
Juror: to be determined
Eligibility: 2D, 3D, Photography. 5 entries maximum per artist. Original works only.
Fees: $10.00 per entry for members/ $15.00 per entry for non-members
Commission: 20%
E-mail: Joni Warner
Phone: 863-699-5940
Website: http://www.caladiumarts.org
Prospectus: http://www.caladiumarts.org
 

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
 

INTERNATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
various locations
Deadline: Jurying begins in January and continues until show is full
Posted: 7/20/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: October 7-9 in Timonium, MD
October 14-16 in Gaithersburg, MD
October 21-23 in Somerset, NJ
November 4-6 in Oaks, PA
November 18-20 in Gaithersburg, MD
December 9-11 in Chantilly, VA
Title: Sugarloaf Craft Festivals Now Accepting Artist Applications for Fall 2016
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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