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
Miami Beach, Florida
Deadline: July 30, 2016
Posted: 7/13/16
 
 Title: Exhibition Opportunity for Art Basel Miami
Venue: Aqua Art Miami
Eligibility: Visual Artists
Fees: Free to Apply
Website: http://www.starrynightexposure.com/about
Prospectus: http://www.starrynightesposure.com
 

REGIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Houston, Texas
Deadline: July 31, 2016, by 11:59pm, Central Standard Time
Posted: 2/23/16
 
 Exhibit Dates: September 30, 2016 - February 27, 2017
Title: Holocaust Museum Houston - "Genocide" Exhibit
Sponsor/Venue: Holocaust Museum Houston
Awards: $5000 in prizes will be awarded; $2500 for first, $1500 for second, and $1000 for third. An exhibition catalog will be produced.
Juror: Clint Willour, Curator, Galveston Arts Center
Eligibility: Professional artists (18 and over) born, studying, or working in Texas. Works must not have been created under supervision of others.
Fees: None
Commission: None
E-mail: Gus Kopriva
Phone: 713-854-4246
Website: http://www.hmh.org
Prospectus: http://form.jotform.com/60334152987156
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Atlanta, Georgia
Deadline: August 1, 2016
Posted: 6/27/16
 
 Exhibit Dates: March 17-19, 2017
Title: American Craft Council Show: Atlanta, Georgia - Retail Show
Sponsor: American Craft Council
Venue: Cobb Galleria Centre
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.
Fees: $15 processing and handling fee for each set of images; $30 application fee for each show you would like those images to be applied to
Commission: NA
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, 2016
Posted: 6/27/16
 
 Exhibit Dates: February 22-26, 2017
Title: American Craft Council Show: Baltimore, Maryland - Wholesale/Retail
Sponsor: American Craft Council
Venue: Baltimore Convention Center
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.
Fees: $15 processing and handling fee for each set of images; $30 application fee for each show you would like those images to be applied to
Commission: NA
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
Spartanburg, South Carolina
Deadline: August 8, 2016
Posted: 5/12/16
 
 Exhibit Dates: September 12 - October 13, 2016
Title: The Wheatley Printery Show: Letter Press Inventive
Venue: West Main Artists Co-op
Eligibility: The West Main Artist Co-op is seeking submissions for The Wheatley Printery Show: Letter Press Inventive, a juried contemporary Letter Press show. Work must contain some form of Letter Press, original and made within two years of entry date. No larger than 20" x 24" framed. Available for Sale. Please email LetterPressInventive@outlook.com for prospectus.
Fees: No entry fee
E-mail: Robin Childers
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Houston, Texas
Deadline: August 10, 2016
Posted: 5/3/16
 
 Exhibit Dates: September 27 - October 22, 2016
Title: Art of the Pastel
Sponsor: PSST, Pastel Society of Southeast Texas
Venue: Galerie Spectra, 303 Memorial City Way, Unit #822, Memorial City Mall, Houston, TX
Awards: $1,250 cash prizes, ribbons and gift awards from our sponsors
Juror: Judge of Awards: Christine Swann
Eligibility: Work must be in dry pastel only. No oil pastels. Mixed media must be predominantly (80%) dry pastel. Work must be original, not copied from other artists or published photographs. Paintings done under instructor supervision are not acceptable. Artwork must be originally drawn and not created on top of a base photo or print. Work must have been created within the last two years and must be for sale. Paintings of nudes may be considered. PSST reserves the right to exclude from exhibition any artwork deemed offensive. Painting size limit including frame: 48" in either direction.
Fees: PSST Members, 2 pieces: $35 plus $10 for one extra. Non members, 2 pieces: $45 plus $15 for one extra.
Commission: Galerie Spectra will charge a 25% commission fee on all sales handled by the gallery, plus a 5% credit card processing fee. Sales made by the individual artists will not be charged a commission.
E-mail: Carolina Dalmas
Phone: 832 567-0685
Website: http://bit.ly/1rkr4fd
Prospectus: https://onlinejuriedshows.com/Default.aspx?OJSID=7597
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Dowell(Solomons), Maryland
Deadline: August 10, 2016
Posted: 6/6/16
 
 Exhibit Dates: October 10, 2016 - January 29, 2017
Title: Fur, Feathers & Fins: our faithful pets
Venue: Annmarie Sculpture Garden & Arts Center
Awards: jurors awards
Juror: TBA
Eligibility: All media welcome; small to large-scale installations; new media encouraged; indoor and outdoor works accepted.
Fees: $25
Commission: 40/60%
E-mail: Melissa Langley, Jessalyn Walters
Phone: 410-326-4640
Website: http://annmariegarden.org
Prospectus: http://bit.ly/1PerXeJ
 

INTERNATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
San Antonio, Texas
Deadline: August 12, 2016
Posted: 7/19/16
 
 Title: San Pedro Creek Tricentennial Artwork RFQ
Sponsor: San Pedro Creek Improvements Project
Eligibility: The project is open to all artists, age 18 and over, regardless of residence, race, color, religion, national origin, gender, age, military status, sexual orientation, marital status, or physical or mental disability. Artist teams are eligible to apply, including teams of artists from multiple disciplines. Teams must include at least one visual artist or new media artist.
Fees: $0
E-mail: Bridget Hinze
Phone: 210-302-3257
Website: http://spcproject.org/spctricentennialartwork/
 

REGIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Charlotte, North Carolina
Deadline: August 15, 2016
Posted: 3/9/16
 
 Exhibit Dates: September 23-25, 2016
Title: Call to Artists
Sponsor: Festival in the Park
Venue: Freedom Park
Awards: Art Awards
Juror: TBD
Eligibility: see application
Fees: $390.00
Commission: -0-
E-mail: Julie Whitney Austin
Phone: 704.338.1060
Website: http://www.festivalinthepark.org/
Prospectus: http://www.festivalinthepark.org/artistapp.asp
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Burnet, Texas
Deadline: August 17, 2016
Posted: 7/23/16
 
 Exhibit Dates: September 16-17, 2016
Title: Plein Air Competition, Quick draw, fine art booths
Sponsor: Burnet Association of Merchants
Venue: Burnet Texas
Awards: $2100+ in prizes
Juror: Maren Phillips
Eligibility: Juried
Fees: $40.00
Commission: 30% on sale of art
E-mail: Susie Pell
Phone: 830-613-1055
Website: http://artburnet.com
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Dowell(Solomons) Maryland
Deadline: August 18, 2016
Posted: 6/13/16
 
 Exhibit Dates: October 28, 2016 - January 16, 2017
Title: Games: from marbles to minecraft
Sponsor/Venue: Annmarie Sculpture Garden & Arts Center
Awards: Cash awards
Juror: TBA
Eligibility: Seeking works that are inspired by games and gaming culture. The jury seeks works that explore the role that the visual arts have played in the invention, development, design, production, packaging, and marketing of games. All media welcome; small to large-scale installations; new media encouraged; indoor and outdoor works accepted.
Fees: $25.00
Commission: 40/60
E-mail: Melissa Langley Jessalyn Walters
Phone: 410-326-4640
Website: http://www.annmariegarden.org
Prospectus: http://bit.ly/1tmmHBc
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Raleigh, North Carolina
Deadline: August 21, 2016
Posted: 7/8/16
 
 Exhibit Dates: October 6-29, 2016
Title: 311 Gallery 2016 Photography Juried Show
Sponsor/Venue: 311 Gallery, 311 West Martin Street, Raleigh NC 27601
Awards: 1st $250 + invite to exhibit in the Winners Show, 2nd $150, 3rd $100, 2 Honorable Mentions & 1 Peoples Choice free entry into a future show
Jurors: Steve Coad, Paul Cory, and David Spector
Eligibility: Open to any photography depicting a subject suitable for a general/family audience. Up to two photographs can be entered.
Fees: $30
Commission: 35%
Send SASE to: 311 Gallery, 311 West Martin St., Raleigh NC 27601
E-mail: Allen Clapp
Phone: 919-247-4915
Website: http://311Gallery.com
Prospectus: https://www.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=3650
 

INTERNATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Louisville, Kentucky
Deadline: August 28, 2016
Posted: 5/20/16
 
 Exhibit Dates: October 29 - November 15, 2016
Title: Tri An Monument
Sponsor: Tri An Foundation
Venue: Veterans Memorial Park, Louisville, Kentucky
Awards: 3 Finalists will be awarded $4,000 USD each
Juror: Susan Rademacher (author & curator); Yung Nguyen (Immigrant); P. Q. Phan (Composer); David Biagi (Dean UK School of Architecture)
Eligibility: Seeking an inspiring design for a monument to honor the millions of Americans and Vietnamese who fought side-by-side to stop communist aggression and give the South Vietnamese people their freedom. This is an open competition and anyone with an idea is welcome to submit an entry--artists, sculptors, architects, landscape architects, students, professionals, etc. May submit as individuals, teams or firms.
Fees: Students $35.00 USD; All others $75.00 USD
Commission: None
Website: http://www.tri-ancompetition.com
Prospectus: http://www.tri-ancompetition.com
 

REGIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Charleston, South Carolina
Deadline: August 30, 2016
Posted: 7/11/16
 
 Title: 2016 Juried Fine Art Sculpture Contest
Venue: Fabulon
Awards: 1st, 2nd, 3rd, peoples choice, 2 honorable mentions
Eligibility: Artists must be a resident of North Carolina, South Carolina, or Georgia. Minimum age: 18. All mediums accepted. Indoor, outdoor, and scale models considered. Artist should be able to be present at the reception.
Fees: $25
Phone: 843-566-3383
Website: http://www.fabulonart.com/call-for-art-sculpture/
 

INTERNATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Johnson City, Tennessee
Deadline: August 31, 2016
Posted: 7/7/16
 
 Exhibit Dates: October 10 - December 19, 2016
Title: The 2016 FL3TCH3R Exhibit - Socially and Politically Engaged Art - Multi Nation
Sponsor: The FL3TCH3R Exhibit
Venue: Reece Museum, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, TN
Awards: Greater than $500 in multiple awards, plus other TBA
Juror: Eric Avery, printmaker and physician
Eligibility: Open to all artists and designers 18 years of age and older. Entry fee must be paid in U.S. dollars. All work must be original.
Fees: First 3 entries: $40 by August 22, or $45 if between Aug 23-31. $10 each add'l entry.
Commission: None taken
Send SASE to: The FL3TCH3R Exhibit, P.O. Box 954, Johnson City, TN 37601
E-mail: Barbara Dyer
Phone: 423-534-9827
Website: http://fl3tch3rexhibit.com
Prospectus: http://fl3tch3rexhibit.com/downloads/prospectus.pdf
 

REGIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Knoxville, Tennesse
Deadline: September 1, 2016
Posted: 4/28/16
 
 Exhibit Dates: March 3-5, 2017
Title: ArtXtravaganza
Sponsor/Venue: Webb School of Knoxville
Eligibility: Annual art sale that features original artworks by nearly 70 acclaimed artists and offers affordable works for everyone - from fine art, handcrafted jewelry and pottery to glass art, sculptures and metal art. ArtXtravaganza has become one of the premier art shows in the Southeast and has helped to further the careers of prominent artists. ArtXtravaganza showcases the amazing range of artistic talent in the region and helps establish Knoxville as a community aligned with the arts. Proceeds support Webb School of Knoxville's visual and performing arts programs as well as Mooreland Heights Elementary School's arts program.
Fees: $25
E-mail: Erika Nadaud, Chair
Phone: 865-281-3846
Website: http://www.artxtravaganza.org
Prospectus: https://www.zapplication.org/event-info.php?ID=4910
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Melbourne, Florida
Deadline: September 1, 2016
Posted: 6/1/16
 
 Exhibit Dates: November 19 & 20, 2016
Title: 20th Annual ArtWorks of Eau Gallie Fine Arts Festival
Sponsor: ArtWorks of Eau Gallie, Inc.
Awards: $25,000 in Awards including the $3500 for the "Link Johnsten Best of Show Award." There are also sponsor purchase awards.
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: $185 includes a non-refundable application fee of $25 and a booth fee of $160. Booth space is 12' x 12'.
E-mail: artworksfestival@gmail.com
Phone: 321-242-1456 (voice message system)
Website: http://artworksofeaugallie.org
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Blue Ridge, Georgia
Deadline: September 8, 2016
Posted: 5/7/16
 
 Exhibit Dates: September 8-11, 2016
Title: Fall Plein Air Event
Sponsor: Blue Ridge Mountains Arts Association
Venue: The Art Center
Awards: $1000 total
Eligibility: Fannin County is the perfect setting for the combination of nature and art to meet. With a multitude of opportunities to capture the spirit of plein air art, we celebrate the natural beauty of our area. We invite artists from all over the country to enjoy the countywide paint out, take part in a workshop, sign up for the quick draw event and enjoy networking with fellow plein air artists.
Fees: $30 (BRMAA Members), $35 Non-Members
E-mail: Nichole Potzauf
Phone: 706-632-2144
Website: http://www.blueridgearts.net
Prospectus: http://bit.ly/273JMs4
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Lenoir, North Carolina
Deadline: September 10, 2016
Posted: 4/27/16
 
 Exhibit Dates: September 10, 2016
Title: 31st Annual Sculpture Celebration
Sponsor: Caldwell Arts Council
Venue: T.H. Broyhill Walking Park
Awards: $11,000 cash awards
Judge: Elizabeth ("Lee") Kelley, fine art curator-Chicago Transit Authority
Eligibility: Any sculptor may bring 3 sculptures for this one-day exhibition/competition. Non-juried. Setup September 9, 10am-7pm (boom truck available) or September 10, 7am-8:30am. Sculptor Welcome Dinner free September 9 for participating sculptors. Event runs 9am-4pm September 10th with awards announced at 3:30pm. More details on the website. Approximately 65 sculptors & 3,000 visitors attended in 2015. Several sales.
Fees: $50 until June 30, $60 July 1-31, $70 Aug. 1-Sept. 8, $80 onsite
Commission: none, but sculptures must remain on site til 4pm.
E-mail: Caldwell Arts Council
Phone: 828-754-2486
Website: http://www.caldwellarts.com
Prospectus: http://www.caldwellarts.com/335-sculpture-celebration-2016/
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Durham, North Carolina
Deadline: September 15, 2016
Posted: 4/5/16
 
 Title: CDS/Honickman First Book Prize in Photography
Sponsor: Center for Documentary Studies at Duke University
Awards: $3,000 + publication of a book of photography + solo exhibit
Juror: Prize Judge: Peter Barberie, the Brodsky Curator of Photographs, Alfred Stieglitz Center, at the Philadelphia Museum of Art
Eligibility: The CDS/Honickman First Book Prize in Photography is given to a North American photographer pursuing work of creative or social importance. While there are other sources for grants and fellowships in photography, the chance to have the editorial, design, production, and marketing support to realize a body of work in print is rare: The prize's focus is on creating an opportunity for photographers who are engaged in the creation of a continued, active, and vital body of work to publish a first book.
Fees: $70
E-mail: Caitlin Johnson
Phone: 919-660-3685
Website: http://firstbookprizephoto.com
Prospectus: http://firstbookprizephoto.com/how-to-enter/
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Kerrville, Texas
Deadline: September 15, 2016
Posted: 5/26/16
 
 Exhibit Dates: October 5-8, 2016
Title: Kerrville Outdoor Painters Event
Sponsors: PleinAir Magazine, Kerrville Convention and Visitors Bureau
Venue: selected sites in the Texas Hill Country
Awards: Cash, Merchandise
Juror: Bob Rohm
Eligibility: This event is open to any artist who paints in any medium using the Plein Air technique. Participating artists must paint on location using surfaces stamped during the event.
Fees: Early ($85); Regular ($125)
Commission: 30%
Send SASE to: Kerr Arts and Cultural Center, 228 Earl Garrett St., Kerrville, Texas 78028
E-mail: Debbie Minns
Phone: 830-895-2911
Website: http://www.kacckerrville.com
Prospectus: http://bit.ly/1RtWTr8
 

LOCAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Stuart, Florida
Deadline: September 16, 2016
Posted: 7/11/16
 
 Exhibit Dates: February 11-12, 2017
Title: ArtsFest Stuart 2017
Sponsor: The Arts Council
Venue: Memorial Park, Downtown Stuart
Awards: Best of Show and Best of Category awards
Juror: TBD
Eligibility: A hometown celebration of local arts and culture with exceptional fine art and craft exhibitors, a literary village, culinary arts, hands-on activities for the family, and a variety of live musical and theatrical performances. Attendance of 15,000+.
Fees: $30
Commission: None
Website: http://www.martinarts.org
Prospectus: https://www.zapplication.org/event-info.php?ID=4967
 

INTERNATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
North Bethesda, Maryland
Deadline: September 17, 2016
Posted: 6/24/16
 
 Exhibit Dates: November 20 - December 31, 2016
Title: 83rd Annual International Exhibition of Fine Art in Miniature
Sponsor: The Miniature Painters, Sculptors & Gravers Society of Washington, DC
Venue: The Mansion at Strathmore, 10701 Rockville Pike, North Bethesda, MD 20852
Awards: $7,000
Juror: Judy Lalingo, Professional Artist
Eligibility: Miniature artwork only. See prospectus for details.
Fees: $25-$45
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://mpsgs.org
Prospectus: http://mpsgs.org
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Raleigh, North Carolina
Deadline: September 18, 2016
Posted: 7/8/16
 
 Exhibit Dates: November 3-26, 2016
Title: 311 Gallery 2016 Squares Juried Show
Sponsor/Venue: 311 Gallery, 311 West Martin St., Raleigh NC 27601
Awards: 1st $250 + invite to exhibit in the Winners Show, 2nd $150, 3rd $100, 2 Honorable Mentions & 1 Peoples Choice free entry into a future show
Jurors: Mary Benejam, Bekah Haslett, & Sherri Stewart
Eligibility: Open to two-dimensional and three-dimensional art. 2-D art must be square and not exceed 30 inches on a side. 3-D art must be on a square base not greater than 16 inches on a side, with a total height of not greater than 24 inches. Artists may interpret the show title in any way, from representational to abstract, and in any medium. The subject must be suitable for a general/family audience.
Fees: $30
Commission: 35%
Send SASE to: 311 Gallery, 311 West Martin St., Raleigh NC 27601
E-mail: Allen Clapp
Phone: 919-247-4915
Website: http://311Gallery.com
Prospectus: https://www.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=3651
 

REGIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Madisonville, Texas
Deadline: September 23, 2016
Posted: 4/13/16
 
 Exhibit Dates: October 22, 2016
Title: Texas Mushroom Festival Poster Contest
Sponsor: Texas Mushroom Festival
Venue: Truman Kimbro Convention Center
Awards: First Place $100.00
Juror: Texas Mushroom Festival
Eligibility: Original artwork created by entering artist, 18" x 24" vertical or horizontal. See guidelines & rules online. It is a Mushroom Festival Contest - please be creative, we want to show your art.
Fees: $10.00
Commission: $0.00 - Sales and delivery are between artist and buyer.
Send SASE to: Texas Mushroom Festival, 113 W. Trinity, Madisonville, Tx 77864
E-mail: Don Austin
Phone: 979 229-3980
Website: http://Texasmushroomfestival.com
Prospectus: http://texasmushroomfestival.com/applications.htm
 

INTERNATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Denton, Texas
Deadline: September 30, 2016
Posted: 6/22/16
 
 Exhibit Dates: February 4 - May 6, 2017
Title: Materials: Hard + Soft International Contemporary Craft Competition and Exhibition
Sponsor/Venue: Greater Denton Arts Council
Awards: $1000, $750, $500, and $250 will be awarded
Juror: JoAnn Edwards
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 submitting artist. Kits or commercially designed works will not be accepted. All work must have been completed within the past two years (2014-2016) and not previously exhibited at the Patterson-Appleton Arts Center. Regional, national and international artists are encouraged to enter.
Fees: $40
Commission: Artist receives 70% sales commission
E-mail: Caroline Holley
Phone: 940-382-2787
Website: http://dentonarts.com/
Prospectus: http://dentonarts.com/materialshardandsoft
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Frederick, Maryland
Deadline: September 30, 2016
Posted: 7/21/16
 
 Exhibit Dates: November 5-27, 2016
Title: 2016 National Juried Exhibit
Sponsor/Venue: Delaplaine Visual Art Education Center
Awards: $1150 in awards
Juror: Leslie Wilson
Eligibility: All photographs, black and white, color, computer manipulated are eligible. Must live or work in the United States, must be 18 years or older. No videos.
Fees: $25/3 entries for Delaplaine members; $35/3 for non-members
Commission: 20% for members, 30% for non-members
E-mail: Diane Sibbison, Exhibition Manager
Website: http://www.delaplaine.org
Prospectus: http://delaplaine.org/exhibits/exhibit-opportunities
 

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://bit.ly/1xD7MDa
 

INTERNATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Online contest and exhibition in Miami
Deadline: October 2, 2016
Posted: 3/25/16
 
 Exhibit Dates: November 28 - December 1, 2016
Title: Endangered Art & Photography Contest 2016
Venue: Miami, Florida
Awards: Cash prizes totaling $2,750 will be awarded in each category, and $500 will be awarded in the Young Artists Contest.
Eligibility: Entries should interpret or reflect "Endangered." This may include: A celebration of the beauty of endangered or threatened species/habitats; or an illustration of the threats facing endangered species/habitats. Species do not have to be formally listed as endangered as long as an element of threat exists. Categories for entries: Fine Art (including Sculpture), Photography, and Wearable Art (including Jewelry).
Fees: $25 per entry as a donation to the Center for Great Apes, or $5 for each Young Artists entry
Commission: 30% as a donation to the Center for Great Apes
E-mail: lindsey@art4apes.com
Website: http://www.art4apes.com
 

INTERNATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Jonesboro, Arkansas
Deadline: October 9, 2016
Posted: 7/25/16
 
 Exhibit Dates: January 26 - February 26, 2017
Title: Call for Entries: 2017 Delta National Small Prints Exhibition
Venue: Bradbury Art Museum
Awards: Purchase awards will be made at the discretion of the juror
Juror: Ann Prentice Wagner, Curator of Drawings at the Arkansas Arts Center
Eligibility: Open to all artists 18 and older. Submissions must be original works on paper, created within the last two years, including but not limited to, digital, intaglio, lithographic, photographic, relief, serigraphic and stencil processes. Monotypes are also eligible but reproductions of pre-existing works are not.
Fees: A $30 (nonrefundable) entry fee permits each artist to submit up to three prints.
E-mail: Jackie Vandigo
Phone: 870-972-3687
Website: http://bradburyartmuseum.org
Prospectus: https://dnspe.formstack.com/forms/2017entryform
 

REGIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Madisonville, Texas
Deadline: October 12, 2016
Posted: 4/13/16
 
 Exhibit Dates: October 22, 2016
Title: Texas Mushroom Festival Fine Art Contest and Show
Sponsor: Texas Mushroom Festival
Venue: Truman Kimbro Convention Center
Awards: 1st Place $500, 2nd Place $150, 3rd Place $50
Juror: Texas Mushroom Festival
Eligibility: Open to all medias of artwork: Watercolor, Oil, Acrylic, pen and ink, pastel or pencil. Must be 18 years or older and creator of the original artwork entered. To be accepted entry must be child friendly, no nudity or violence.
Fees: $20
Commission: $0.00 - Sales and delivery are between artist and buyer.
Send SASE to: Texas Mushroom Festival, 113 W. Trinity, Madisonville, Tx 77864
E-mail: Don Austin
Phone: 979 229-3980
Website: http://Texasmushroomfestival.com
Prospectus: http://texasmushroomfestival.com/applications.htm
 

INTERNATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
The Woodlands, Texas
Deadline: October 15, 2016
Posted: 7/25/16
 
 Exhibit Dates: April 7-9, 2017
Title: The Woodlands Waterway Arts Festival
Sponsor: The Woodlands Arts Council
Venue: Town Green Park / The Woodlands Waterway
Awards: Ranked top Fine Arts Festivals in the U.S.
Juror: Blind Jury Process
Eligibility: All work must be designed and executed by the artist. No use of commercial kits or molds. Submit 4 images (three images of work and one booth image) and application at www.zapplication.org
Fees: $40
E-mail: Kayleen Barton
Phone: 832.776.7765
Website: http://thewoodlandsartscouncil.org
Prospectus: http://www.zapplication.org
 

INTERNATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
New Smyrna Beach, Florida
Deadline: October 26, 2016
Posted: 7/11/16
 
 Exhibit Dates: January 27-29, 2017
Title: Images: Fine Art Festival
Sponsor: Atlantic Center for the Arts
Venue: New Smyrna Beach, FL
Awards: $28,000 +
Fees: $40 jury fee, $250 booth fee if accepted
E-mail: Nance Casey Koch, Images Coordinator
Phone: 386-423-4733
Website: http://imagesartfestival.org
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
San Antonio, Texas
Deadline: November 1, 2016
Posted: 6/22/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: April 22-23, 2017
Title: Fiesta Arts Fair
Sponsor: Southwest School of Art
Awards: $3,000
Fees: $26
Commission: n/a
Website: https://www.swschool.org/fiestaartsfair
Prospectus: https://www.zapplication.org/
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Lubbock, Texas
Deadline: November 30, 2016
Posted: 6/24/16
 
 Exhibit Dates: March 25 - April 23, 2017
Title: Beyond Printmaking 5
Sponsor: TTU Printmaking/ Landmark Arts Gallery
Venue: Landmark Arts Gallery
Awards: $2500 in cash prizes
Juror: Patricia Villalobos Echeverría, Western Michigan University
Eligibility: Open to all media that pushes the concept of printmaking, technologically or conceptually. Media can include video, installation and performance. Work must be original and completed within the last 2 years. Open to professional artists living in the U.S., 18+.
Fees: $40-50 for 3-5 entries
Commission: 0
E-mail: Stacy Elko
Phone: 806-834-5841
Website: http://www.art.ttu.edu/bp5
Prospectus: http://ttuart.slideroom.com
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
New Orleans, Louisiana
Deadline: December 15, 2016
Posted: 7/24/16
 
 Exhibit Dates: March 4-30, 2017
Title: New Orleans Art Association National Show
Sponsor: New Orleans Art Association
Venue: New Orleans Academy of Fine Art
Awards: $5000+
Juror: Auseklis Ozols, founder and director of NOAFA
Eligibility: Paintings and drawings only. No digital, photographs, crafts, or 3D
Fees: $45 for 1-3 entries, $10 each for 1 or 2 additional entries
Commission: 40% of any sale
Website: http://www.showsubmit.com/sd_noaa16.php
Prospectus: http://www.showsubmit.com/sd_noaa16.php
 

INTERNATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
various locations
Deadline: Jurying begins in August and continues until full
Posted: 7/14/16
 
 Exhibit Dates: January 27-29 in Chantilly, VA
March 17-19 in Oaks, PA
March 24-26 in Somerset, NJ
April 21-23 in Gaithersburg, MD
April 28-30 in Timonium, MD
Title: Sugarloaf Craft Festivals Now Accepting Artist Applications for Spring 2017
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 Application 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
various locations
Deadline: Jurying begins in January and continues until show is full
Posted: 7/14/16
 
 Exhibit Dates: October 13-15 in Timonium, MD
October 20-22 in Gaithersburg, MD
October 27-29 in Somerset, NJ
November 3-5 in Oaks, PA
November 17-19 in Gaithersburg, MD
December 8-10 in Chantilly, VA
Title: Sugarloaf Craft Festivals Now Accepting Artist Applications for Fall 2017
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 Application 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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