all artwork shown above is by Mary Knoblock

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NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Knoxville, Tennessee
Deadline: January 28, 2015
Posted: 10/2/14
 
 Exhibit Dates: April 3, 2015 - March 19, 2016
Title: Sculpture Entries :: Art in Public Places Knoxville
Sponsor: Dogwood Arts
Venue: Knoxville, TN
Awards: Totaling $8,000; In addition, all finalists whose works are installed will receive a stipend.
Juror: Kenneth Thompson
Eligibility: The Art In Public Places Knoxville Exhibition and Competition is open to artists 18 years of age or older residing in the US. All works entered must have been created in the last five years and not previously exhibited in AIPPK. Up to 25 works will be chosen for installation in Krutch Park, Knoxville Convention Center, Gay Street, McGhee Tyson Airport, and other prominent locations in downtown Knoxville. Work must be suitable for outdoor installation: a) must be capable of withstanding adverse weather conditions (high winds, below zero temperatures, snow storms); b) must withstand high traffic environment; c) should take into consideration the safety of the audience and d) artwork must be durable and require limited to no maintenance. Art must be installation-ready. Works presented in electronic media must be accompanied by appropriate audio and video equipment. The artwork must be able to withstand public interaction. Artist will accept responsibility for the loss or damage of their sculpture. Sculptures deemed structurally unsound or misrepresented by the corresponding application photos, acceptance into the Exhibition and the artist stipend can be revoked. The artist is responsible for timely installation/removal of the artwork within scheduled dates. See prospectus for complete details.
Fees: $35 - $40
Commission: Artist retains 70% of selling price.
E-mail: info@dogwoodarts.com
Website: https://www.dogwoodarts.com
Prospectus: https://www.dogwoodarts.com/applications/2015-art-in-public-
places-knoxville-application/
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Tampa, Florida
Deadline: January 29, 2015
Posted: 10/28/14
 
 Exhibit Dates: March 3-5, 2015
Title: Nude Nite - Tampa
Venue: TBA
Eligibility: Nude Nite, a nouveau art event inspired by the nude seeks art from all media. Since 1996, Nude Nite is the largest show dedicated to nude artworks in North America. The show will select approximately 200 works for the exhibition. Nude Nite provides selected artists with a 25,000 SF pop up gallery to showcase their works to thousands of art enthusiasts during the 3 night multi-media art and entertainment event. Nude Nite is a working gallery with an experienced sales staff working on behalf of the artists. Lighting and individualized placement is customized to fit each artwork. All submitting artists receive free admission. Exhibiting artists are provided an Artists "All Niter" pass and 3 guest passes to the event for friends or collectors.
Fees: $40 for up to 2 Works
Commission: 60 Artist/40 Gallery
E-mail: Nude Nite
Phone: 321-229-8110
Website: http://www.nudenite.com
Prospectus: http://www.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=2176
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Delray Beach, Florida
Deadline: January 30, 2015
Posted: 10/15/14
 
 Exhibit Dates: February 26, 2015
Title: Call For Artists
Sponsor: Delray Art League
Venue: Delray Beach Plein Air Competition / Downtown Delray Beach at Old School Square
Awards: $2,000 Cash total / First, Second, Third Place, Juror's Recognition & Honorable Mention
Jurors: Michele Byrne, Renown Artist & Art Educator; Marisa Pascucci, Curator at Boca Museum of Art; Violeta de la Serna, PleinAir Magazine
Eligibility: 18 years or older
Fees: $40.
Commission: 30%
E-mail: Ralph Papa
Phone: 561-374-0837
Website: http://www.PleinAirPalmBeach.com/CallForEntry
Prospectus: http://www.PleinAirPalmBeach.com/CallForEntry
 

REGIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Laurel, Maryland
Deadline: January 31, 2015
Posted: 12/8/14
 
 Exhibit Dates: March 7-29, 2015
Title: Laurel Art Guild 46th Annual Open Juried Exhibition
Venue: Montpelier Arts Center
Awards: $75 - $250
Juror: Catherine Hillis
Eligibility: Any artist over 18 years old who resides in Maryland, Virginia, District of Columbia, Pennsylvania, West Virginia, Delaware, or New Jersey, or is a previous LAG member, may submit two entries. However, only one entry per artist will be exhibited if accepted by the judge. Works entered must be an original composition created by the entrant. Two-dimensional work must be suitably framed and firmly wired and must not exceed framed dimensions of 36"W x 48"H. Wall mounted three-dimensional work that meets the specific hanging requirements will be considered. Submitted artwork must have been created within the past three years and not previously shown at Montpelier Arts Center.
Fees: $25 hanging fee once accepted
Commission: 25%
E-mail: Risa Elle
Website: http://laurelartguild.org
Prospectus: http://laurelartguild.org/OpenJuriedExhibit/LAGopen-2015.pdf
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Baltimore, Maryland
Deadline: January 31, 2015
Posted: 1/4/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: March 23 - April 24, 2015
Title: 26th National Drawing and Print Competitive Exhibition
Venue: Gormley Gallery-Notre Dame of Maryland University
Awards: A minimum of $1,500 available in purchase prize money.
Juror: Brian Young, Curator, Arts Program, University of Maryland University College
Eligibility: Drawings and prints (not photography) in any medium are eligible with no limitations as to color, surface or materials. All drawings and prints must be original works of art. Each artist may submit up to 3 works online only. No mailed or emailed entries will be accepted.
Fees: $36
Commission: 40%
Website: http://www.ndm.edu/gormleygallery
Prospectus: http://www.ndm.edu/academics/departments-and-programs/art/gormley-gallery/exhibition-opportunities/25th-
national-drawing-and-prin/
 

INTERNATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
El Paso, TX - Ciudad Juarez, Chihuahua, MX
Deadline: February 1, 2015
Posted: 10/6/14
 
 Exhibit Dates: November 1, 2015 - February 7, 2016
Title: IV Bienial Ciudad Juárez - El Paso Biennial 2015
Sponsor/Venue: El Paso Museum of Art and the Museo de Arte Ciudad Juárez
Awards: Exhibition Prize: One artist will be selected for a solo exhibition traveling to both museums. Two Acquisition Prizes: The El Paso Museum of Art will purchase one work each by an American and Mexican artist.
Juror: Eduardo Díaz, Director Smithsonian Latino Center (Washington, DC); Santiago Espinosa de los Monteros, Renowned curator, museographer, and art critic (Mexico City)
Eligibility: Entries can be submitted by artists of Mexican and American nationality, and those from other countries who have lived in Mexico or the United States for the last two years after residency status. Artists must live and work within 200 miles of the boundary between the United States and Mexico.
Fees: $0.00
Commission: $0.00
Website: http://www.elpasoartmuseum.org/default.asp
Prospectus: http://www.elpasoartmuseum.org/_documents/Biennial%202015.
pdf
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Canton, Georgia
Deadline: February 1, 2015
Posted: 1/9/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: May 16-17, 2015
Title: Canton Festival of the Arts
Sponsor/Venue: Cherokee Arts Center
Awards: Best of Show $500, 1st place $300, 2nd place $150, 3rd place $100
Juror: To be announced
Eligibility: Acceptable categories include original works by the artist, limited editions in 2 and 3 dimensional arts, and fine crafts: Pottery/Clay, Furniture, Drawing/Pastel/Graphics, Basketry, Fiber/Weaving/Textiles, Wood, Glass, Watercolor, Oils/Acrylic/Mixed Media, Paper, Sculpture, Printmaking, Leather, Photography, Jewelry, Metal. All work must be original by exhibiting artist. No unlimited prints or hobby kits are allowed.
Fees: $25 application fee, $150 booth fee
Commission: none
Send SASE to: 94 North Street, Canton, GA 30114
E-mail: Terry Koerner or Jessica Sexton
Phone: 770-704-6244
Website: http://cherokeearts.org
Prospectus: http://cherokeearts.org/festival/
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Lynchburg, Virginia
Deadline: February 6, 2015
Posted: 1/5/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: April 3-25, 2015
Title: Academy of Fine Arts Annual National Juried Art Exhibition
Venue: Academy of Fine Arts
Awards: Cash Awards with $1000 for Best in Show
Juror: Twyla Kitts, VMFA
Eligibility: Open to U.S. residents, 18 years or older, working in the following disciplines; painting, sculpture, drawing, printmaking, fiber, glass, ceramics, wood, metal and mixed media. No photography accepted. All work submitted must be original (no reproductions), not done under supervision, not made from kits or patterns. All work 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 art show.
Fees: $35 for three images
Commission: 35% commission
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://www.academyfinearts.com
Prospectus: http://www.academyfinearts.com/galleries/Juried.asp
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Watkinsville, Georgia
Deadline: February 13, 2015
Posted: 11/5/14
 
 Exhibit Dates: April 10 - May 8, 2015
Title: Southworks National Juried Exhibition
Sponsor: Oconee Cultural Arts Foundation (OCAF)
Venue: Main Gallery, OCAF
Awards: $1000 Best in Show, $500 each for 1st Merit 2-D & 3-D, $200 each for 3 Merit Awards, and $100 People's Choice
Juror: Will South, Chief Curator for Columbia Museum of Art, South Carolina
Eligibility: This exhibition is open to any living artist above the age of 18, residing within the United States. Works must be original, completed within the last three years, and must have never been exhibited at OCAF. Up to three images may be submitted per application. Applications, images, and payment may be submitted online, or mailed to us directly. See prospectus for complete details.
Fees: $35 for Non-members, $25 for Members
Commission: 35%
E-mail: Charles Warnock, Gallery Director
Phone: 706-369-8789
Website: http://www.ocaf.com
Prospectus: http://www.ocaf.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=
article&id=121&Itemid=143
 

INTERNATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Tallahassee, Florida
Deadline: February 14, 2015
Posted: 11/25/14
 
 Exhibit Dates: August 24 - October 4, 2015
Title: The 30th Annual Tallahassee International Juried Competition
Sponsor/Venue: Florida State University Museum of Fine Arts
Awards: First prize: $1,000. Second prize: $500
Juror: Select FSU College of Fine Arts faculty
Eligibility: Open to artists 18+ in the US and worldwide, all media is eligible for consideration. A color catalog is produced and in most cases return shipping, within the US, is provided.
Fees: $20/2 works
Commission: The Museum takes no commission
Send SASE to: FSU MoFA, Tallahassee International, 530 West Call, Room 250, Tallahassee FL 32306-1140
E-mail: Jean Young
Phone: 850-644-3906
Website: http://www.MoFA.fsu.edu
Prospectus: http://mofa.cvatd.fsu.edu/wp-content/uploads/2012/02/30th-
Tall-Int-Prospectus.pdf
 

INTERNATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Annapolis, Maryland
Deadline: February 19, 2015
Posted: 1/19/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: April 16 - May 31, 2015
Title: Either Fish or Fowl, Open-Juried Exhibition
Sponsor: Maryland Federation of Art
Venue: Annapolis Maritime Museum
Awards: Cash awards total $1000
Juror: Christopher Sloan
Eligibility: Any original 2-D artwork depicting the daily or nightly doings of fish or fowl is eligible.
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_fish_fowl/Fishor
FowlWEBNEW-FINAL.pdf
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Holmes Beach, Florida
Deadline: February 20, 2015
Posted: 10/6/14
 
 Exhibit Dates: March 14-15, 2015
Title: 27th Annual Springfest Festival of Fine Arts & Crafts
Sponsor: Anna Maria Island Art League Inc.
Venue: City Hall Field on Anna Maria Island
Awards: $2,500 cash awards
Eligibility: Categories: Oils/Acrylics, Watercolors, Graphics/Pastels, Photography, Glass, Mixed Media, Pottery/Clay, Fiber/Paper, Wood, Metal, Sculpture, (Jewelry 20% of show)
Fees: Jury Fee: $45; 12x12 Booth Fee: $175
E-mail: Laura McGeary, Festivals Coordinator
Website: http://www.islandartleague.org/festivals.html
Prospectus: http://www.islandartleague.org/festivals.html
 

REGIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Bethesda, Maryland
Deadline: February 20, 2015
Posted: 12/16/14
 
 Exhibit Dates: June 2015
Title: Bethesda Painting Awards
Sponsor: Bethesda Arts & Entertainment District
Venue: Gallery B
Awards: Best in Show - $10,000; 2nd Place - $2,000; 3rd Place - $1,000; Young Artist (Under 30) - $1,000
Jurors: Arnold Kemp, John Morrell, Nora Sturges
Eligibility: Artists must be 18 years of age or older and permanent, full-time residents of Maryland, Virginia or Washington, D.C. All original 2-D painting including oil, acrylic, watercolor, gouache, encaustic and mixed media will be accepted. The maximum dimensions should not exceed 60 inches in width. No reproductions. Artwork must have been completed within the last two years and must be available for the duration of the exhibition. Artwork does not have to be for sale. Selected artists must deliver and pick up artwork. All works on paper must be framed to full conservation standards.
Fees: $25
Commission: 50%
Send SASE to: Bethesda Painting Awards, c/o Bethesda A & E District, 7700 Old Georgetown Rd., Bethesda, MD 20814
E-mail: Valerie Hillman
Phone: 301-215-6660
Website: http://www.bethesda.org/
Prospectus: http://www.bethesda.org/bethesda/painting-application
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Blue Ridge, Georgia
Deadline: February 20, 2015
Posted: 1/10/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: May 23-24, 2015
Title: Spring 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
Martinsburg, West Virginia
Deadline: February 23, 2015
Posted: 12/9/14
 
 Exhibit Dates: April 2 - May 3, 2015
Title: Fifth Annual Art and Earth Juried Exhibit
Sponsor: Berkeley Arts Council
Venue: Berkeley Art Works, 116 N. Queen St., Martinsburg, WV
Awards: Best in Show, Merit Awards, Others as entries allow
Juror: Margaret Winslow, Associate Curator for Contemporary Art, Delaware Museum
Eligibility: Entries should reflect the artist's view of nature, the environment, or reflect an Earth Day related theme. Open to all visual artists over the age of 18 in all media who reside anywhere in the United States.
Fees: $25 for 2 images, $10 additional images (Max 4)
Commission: 30% on sales
E-mail: Rip Smith
Phone: 304-620-7277
Website: http://www.berkeleyartswv.org
Prospectus: http://artworks.berkeleyartswv.org/artandearth
 

LOCAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Maitland, Florida
Deadline: February 27, 2015
Posted: 12/23/14
 
 Exhibit Dates: April 11-12, 2015
Title: Maitland Chamber of Commerce Spring Festival of the Arts
Venue: Lake Lily Park- Maitland, Fl
Awards: $6,100 in cash awards
Juror: Jury Committee not yet determined
Eligibility: Must be original work. No comnmercially produced art/craft work will be allowed.
Fees: $185 booth fee and $40 jury fee
E-mail: Jeff Aames- Chamber Admin.; Jonnie Mae Warner- Chairman
Phone: 407-644-0741
Website: http://www.MaitlandSpringArtFestival.com
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Mount Dora, Florida
Deadline: February 28, 2015
Posted: 10/16/14
 
 Exhibit Dates: May 8 - June 18, 2015
Title: Shape and Shadow
Venue: Mount Dora Center for the Arts Gallery
Awards: $700
Juror: Stacy Barter
Eligibility: Open to all artists in all mediums. Two and three dimensional works will be accepted, as well as mixed media. There are no size restrictions for 2-D or 3-D work. Artists are invited and encouraged to depict inanimate objects for the qualities of form, color, texture, composition and the theme Shape and Shadow. Explore any interpretations that apply.
Fees: $25.00
Commission: 35%
E-mail: Nancy
Phone: 352-383-0880
Website: http://www.mountdoracenterforthearts.org
Prospectus: http://www.mountdoracenterforthearts.org/exhibits-2/
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Houston, Texas
Deadline: March 1, 2015
Posted: 11/25/14
 
 Title: Artist Residency - Houston Center for Contemporary Craft
Sponsor/Venue: Houston Center for Contemporary Craft
Eligibility: Media Accepted: Wood, Glass, Metal, Fiber, Clay, Mixed Media. Access to a wide variety of professional opportunities and resources! Five to ten residencies awarded (3, 6, 9 or 12-month residencies). Stipend & modest housing allowance. Free studio space with 24hr access. Ongoing professional development.
Fees: $30
E-mail: Miriam Mendoza
Phone: 713-529-4848
Website: http://www.crafthouston.org
Prospectus: http://www.crafthouston.org/artists/residents/apply-to-program/
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Greensboro, North Carolina
Deadline: March 2, 2015
Posted: 11/18/14
 
 Exhibit Dates: May 16 - June 16, 2015
Title: On Common Ground: 2015 Pastel Paintings From the Mountains to the Sea
Sponsors: Pastel Society of NC, Piedmont Pastel Society, Appalachian Pastel Society
Venue: The Art Shop, Greensboro, NC
Awards: $6,000+ cash and merchandise awards including Best-in-Show $1,000 cash award
Juror: Teresa Saia
Eligibility: The exhibition is open only to current members of at least one of the three North Carolina Pastel Societies. Entrants must be 18 years or older, residing in the United States. All paintings must be the artist's original work and at least 80% soft/dry pastels. Please look at the prospectus for additional requirements.
Fees: $35.00 fee for up to 3 submitted images.
Commission: 50% commission
Website: http://www.pastelsocietyofnc.com
Prospectus: http://www.pastelsocietyofnc.com
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Granbury, Texas
Deadline: March 2, 2015
Posted: 1/21/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: April 12-26, 2015
Title: 18th Annual Rio Brazos Art Exhibition and Sale
Sponsor: Tarleton State University, Granbury Arts Alliance, City of Granbury
Venue: Langdon Center Concert Hall
Awards: Cash Prizes
Juror: Randy Bacon - Albany, Texas
Eligibility: 18 years or older, all mediums accepted, original works made in the last 3 years
Fees: $45
Commission: 20% on sales
E-mail: RBAE Director
Phone: 817-279-1164
Website: http://www.tarleton.edu/langdoncenter/rbae/index.html
Prospectus: http://www.tarleton.edu/langdoncenter/documents/RioBrazos
Prospectus2015.pdf
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Hilton Head Island, South Carolina
Deadline: March 6, 2015
Posted: 1/4/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: May 8-31, 2015
Title: Art League of Hilton Head 2015 Biennale
Sponsor: Art League of Hilton Head
Venue: Walter Greer Gallery, Arts Center of Coastal Carolina, Hilton Head Island, SC
Awards: Cash awards in 7 categories - $7000
Juror: Carrie Burns Brown
Eligibility: Open to all artists - professional and amateur. Work must be original in concept, composition and execution. Work created under the supervision of an instructor is ineligible.
Fees: $35/One; $45/Two; $55/Three (maximum)
Commission: 40% commission
E-mail: Cynthia Chiappetta
Phone: 843-842-6249
Website: http://www.artleaguehhi.org
Prospectus: http://www.callforentry.org
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Hilton Head Island, South Carolina
Deadline: March 6, 2015
Posted: 1/21/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: October 1 - December 31, 2015
Title: Public Art Exhibition on Hilton Head Island 2015
Venue: Coastal Discovery Museum at Honey Horn
Awards: All artists chosen to participate will be awarded a $2,000 participation stipend. One of the sculptures may be purchased for an amount of up to $75,000 then donated to the Town of Hilton Head Island's growing public art collection.
Eligibility: Seeking proposals for sculpture engaged in a contemporary conversation about art within a natural environment. The Exhibition's natural setting is intended to inspire submissions that foster discovery, exploration, interaction, recreation, education and an element of surprise within the beauty of the Lowcountry region. Up to twenty large-scale outdoor sculptures will be selected by an esteemed jury based upon artistic excellence, innovation, interactivity, originality, and the work's ability to enhance the natural and cultural environment as well as reflect the values and diversity of Hilton Head Island. Works selected will vary in medium and size, representing styles both literal and abstract. Sculptures should be large in scale, reaching at least 8 feet in more than one direction. All sculptures must be able to withstand natural elements with little to no required maintenance.
Fees: $35.00
E-mail: Lindsay Dodge
Phone: 843.681.9100
Website: https://www.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=2132
&sortby=fair_name&apply=yes
Prospectus: http://www.hhipublicart.org/
 

REGIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Baltimore, Maryland
Deadline: March 9, 2015
Posted: 1/26/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: March 21-29, 2015
Title: From Fur to Feathers VI
Venue: The Schuler School of Fine Arts
Awards: 1st $250, 2nd $200, 3rd $150, Merit Prizes
Juror: Stiles T Colwill
Eligibility: Everyone is welcome who can get their work to the Schuler School by hand, not delivered. Open to oils, watercolor, drawing, pastel, acrylic, and sculpture both in the round and relief.
Fees: $25 for 1, $30 for 2, $35 for 3 (limited to 3)
Commission: %30 on sales
Send SASE to: The Schuler School of Fine Arts, 7 East Lafayette Ave., Baltimore, MD 21202
E-mail: Hans Guerin
Phone: 410-685-3568
Website: http://www.schulerschool.com
Prospectus: http://schulerschool.com/pdf/FurFeathers6.pdf
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Lynchburg, Virginia
Deadline: March 10, 2015
Posted: 1/23/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: April 3-18, 2015
Title: Water Ways
Sponsor: Lynchburg Art Club
Venue: Lynchburg Art Club, 1011 Rivermont Ave, Lynchburg, VA
Awards: Best in Show: $500; First: $300; Second: $200; 2 Honorable Mentions @ $100 each
Juror: Barbara Crawford
Eligibility: Open to all artists at least 18 years old, working in, but not limited to, paint, sculpture, metal, photography, printmaking, fiber, mixed media, collage, mosaics, drawing, glass, ceramics.
Fees: Lynchburg Art Club members:$30; nonmembers:$40 for up to four items
Commission: members: 30%; nonmembers: 35%
E-mail: Patricia Powers
Phone: 434-384-7064
Website: http://www.lynchburgartclub.org
Prospectus: http://www.onlinejuriedshows.com/Default.aspx?OJSID=406
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Batesville, Arkansas
Deadline: March 13, 2015
Posted: 1/7/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: April 28 - June 13, 2015
Title: BAAC National Juried Exhibition
Sponsor: Batesville Area Arts Council
Venue: BAAC Gallery on Main
Awards: $500 Purchase Prize, $500 First Place, $300 Second Place, $200 Third Place
Juror: Delita Martin
Eligibility: Open to all artists 18 and older working in 2D media. Entries must be original works created within the last 5 years. Reproductions not allowed. Works previously exhibited at the BAAC Gallery on Main are ineligible.
Fees: $25 for 3 images ($20 BAAC members). 2 additional images may be submitted for $5/ea.
Commission: 35% on any sold pieces
Send SASE to: BAAC, P.O. Box 2636, Batesville, AR 72503
E-mail: Paige Dirksen
Phone: 870-793-3382
Website: http://www.batesvilleareaartscouncil.org
Prospectus: http://www.batesvilleareaartscouncil.org/#!national-juried-
exhibition/c1id9
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Harrisonburg, Virginia
Deadline: March 15, 2015
Posted: 12/17/14
 
 Exhibit Dates: May 31 - June 30, 2015
Title: 12th Annual VMRC Art Exhibition
Sponsor: Virginia Mennonite Retirement Community
Venue: Park Gables Gallery
Awards: $5,000
Jurors: Ron Boehmer, Nan Covert, Richard Pumphrey
Eligibility: Open to all artists residing in the USA. Entries must be original work recently executed (2013 - 2015) and not previously displayed in Park Gables Gallery. Works must be available May 28 - June 30, 2015.
Fees: $35 for one to three entries
Commission: None
Send SASE to: VMRC Art Exhibition, 1491 Virginia Ave, Harrisonburg, VA 22802
E-mail: Anne Pauley
Phone: 540-564-3400
Website: http://www.vmrc.org/juried-art-exhibitions
Prospectus: http://www.vmrc.org/juried-art-exhibitions
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Naples, Florida
Deadline: March 18, 2015
Posted: 12/10/14
 
 Exhibit Dates: June 15 - July 17, 2015
Title: Camera USA 2015: National Photography Award and Exhibition
Sponsor: Naples Art Association
Venue: The von Liebig Art Center
Awards: $5,000 cash will be given to one photographer. The winner will also receive two-nights hotel accommodations and round-trip air tickets to attend the preview reception on June 12, 2015. A winning photographer residing in the State of Florida will receive a $300 travel stipend in lieu of air tickets.
Jurors: Harry Benson, Patty Carroll and Ariel Shanberg
Eligibility: Open to photographers residing in the USA who are shooting in the USA. Submit one photograph taken in the United States after January 1, 2011.
Fees: $32 ($27 for NAA members)
Commission: 30% commission (70% to Photographer and 30% to NAA)
E-mail: Jack O'Brien
Phone: (239) 262-6517 ext. 106
Website: http://www.naplesart.org/callforartistcat/exhibit-opportunities/
Prospectus: http://www.juriedartservices.com/index.php?content=event_info
&event_id=900
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Arlington, Virginia
Deadline: Midnight, March 30, 2015
Posted: 1/26/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: April 27 - May 29, 2015
Title: "Red" National Juried Show
Sponsor: Gallery Underground
Venue: Gallery Underground, Crystal City, Arlington, VA
Awards: Prizes totaling $500 - Best in Show/First Place, Second Place, Third Place, and Honorable Mention(s)
Juror: Frank Eber
Eligibility: Open to all; all media accepted.
Fees: $35 for up to two pieces.
Commission: Gallery sales commission is 30% of the Retail Price
E-mail: Sandi Parker
Phone: 571-483-0652
Website: http://www.galleryunderground.org
Prospectus: http://www.galleryunderground.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/
01/Red-Prospectus2015.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
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Nicholasville, Kentucky
Deadline: May 6, 2015
Posted: 10/24/14
 
 Exhibit Dates: May 1-25, 2015
Title: And They're Off...
Sponsor: Creative Art League of Jessamine County, Inc.
Venue: Polvino Family Art Center, 109 S. Main, Nicholasville, KY
Awards: $500 for Best of Show
Juror: Elizabeth Foley, Lexington, Kentucky
Eligibility: Open to all artists over 18 living in US. Work must have been completed within past 2 years. No nudes or works depicting political or social statements accepted.
Fees: $25.00 for first three entries; $5.00 for each succeeding entry
Commission: None
E-mail: Constance Grayson
Phone: 870-636-0917
Website: http://www.caljessamine.com/
Prospectus: http://bit.ly/1nCRKoF
 

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
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
 

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
 

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

 
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