Statewide
Call for Artists
Feb23

Made in California Juried Exhibition

The City of Brea Art Gallery seeks entries for a juried art exhibition, April 21 - June 15, 2018 in Brea, California. First Place: $750, Second Place: $500, Third Place: $250, Solo Show Award: $350, Popular Choice Award: $100, Director's Choice: $200, Mayor's Favorite: $100. Juried by a Panel of Industry Professionals as well as the Brea Gallery Director and Curatorial Staff. Open to all artists residing in California. All entries must be original, have been completed in the past three years, and not previously shown at the Brea Art Gallery. All mediums are welcome, please no crafts or functional art. To qualify for consideration for the Solo Show, artists must submit a cohesive body of work containing between 5 and 10 pieces. Works not selected for the Solo Show will be considered for inclusion in the Juried Show. Juried Show: $20 per entry; Solo Show: $80 per submission. Deadline: February 23, 2018 11:59pm. More info. Contact: email or call 714-990-7731.
National
Call for Artists
Feb28

Applications Available for Sun Valley Center Arts and Crafts Festival

Join the Sun Valley Center for the Arts, the oldest non-profit arts organization in Idaho's Wood River Valley as they present the 50th Annual Arts and Crafts Festival, August 10-12, 2018. The $1,000 Best of Show Award winner receives automatic acceptance the following year. Best of Category Award winners receive automatic acceptance next year and a small cash prize. This Festival is an outdoor juried fine arts and crafts show located in beautiful Ketchum, Idaho. The Sun Valley Center for the Arts values and honors the work made by the individual artists. No commercial agents are allowed. Categories included: Ceramics, Drawing, Fiber, Glass, Jewelry, Metalwork, Mixed Media, Painting, Photography, Printmaking, Sculpture and Woodwork. This popular community event also includes artist demonstrations, food vendors and a children's activity area. $35 to apply via zapplication.org. Deadline: February 28, 2018. More info. Contact: email or call 208-726-9491 x 121.
International
Call for Artists
Feb28

Call for Sculpture - Peace Arch Park International Sculpture Exhibit

Artists are invited to submit Outdoor Sculpture to be featured at the Twenty-First Annual Peace Arch Park International Sculpture Exhibition, held May 1st to October 1st, 2018 in Blaine, WA on the USA Canada border. Peace Arch International Park is located at the 4th busiest US/Canada border crossing. Over 500,000 people visit the historic site and International Peace Park each year. Artists benefit from international exposure and recognition by being featured in North America's most celebrated International Peace Park. Site-specific proposals are acceptable. No entry fee. Transportation honorarium for accepted work. For complete submission and exhibition details visit our website. Deadline: February 28, 2018. More info. Contact: email or call 360-332-7165.
Local
Call for Artists
Feb28

Marsing Wine and Art in the Park

The Marsing Chamber of Commerce seeks artists for a juried art festival, May 19th at Marsing Island Park in Marsing, Idaho. Accepting applications for all types of artists including painting, metal works, beading, fiber art, glass art, sculpture etc. Email marsingchamber@gmail.com for application. $30 application and if accepted this covers your booth. Deadline: February 28, 2018. More info. Contact: email or call (208)859-2087.
Statewide
Call for Artists
Feb28

Brushstrokes 2018

Brushstrokes 2018 is a non-themed annual exhibition representing a wide range of artistic expression. It is open to all artists living in California. It is sponsored by The Painters Group, an affiliate of the San Luis Obispo Museum of Art, and this year, takes place May 17-June 25, 2018 at Art Center Morro Bay, Morro Bay, CA. Three equal cash awards: Juror's Award of Excellence. Juror: Peter Charles, Emeritus Professor of Art at Georgetown University. $35 for up to two paintings. Deadline: February 28, 2018. More info. Contact: email or call 805-543-8562.
Local
Call for Artists
Mar1

Catalina Arts & Crafts Festival

The Catalina Art Association seeks artists for the Catalina Arts and Crafts Festival, March 30 - April 1 at Crescent Ave (front street) on Catalina Island in Avalon, CA. All handmade arts and crafts. $300 Booth fees include tent and tables. Deadline: March 1, 2018. More info. Contact: email or call 310-510-2778.
International
Call for Artists
Mar1

PLAYA Artist Residencies

PLAYA in Summer Lake, OR announces a call to artists for its upcoming residency period, July - December 2018. All disciplines of Visual and Performing Arts as well as Writers and Scientists are accepted. Application fee is $35. Deadline: March 1, 2018. More info. Contact: email or call 541-943-3983.
Local
Call for Artists
Mar2

Calling all Artists for the 2018 Crested Butte Arts Festival!

The Crested Butte Arts Festival will be August 3-5, 2018. Approximately 175 artists will line Historic Elk Avenue in the charming and eclectic Town of Crested Butte, CO - nestled in the majestic Rocky Mountains. Sales at this show continue to increase as word spreads about the quality of artists exhibiting after a very competitive jury process. The Crested Butte Arts Festival is gaining national attention and sponsorship and draws a savvy, sophisticated art-buying clientele. A total of six awards will be given during the festival: Best of Show, 2nd Place, 3rd Place and 3 Juror's Awards. Admission and parking are free and entertainment, children's programs, and live art demonstrations are scheduled throughout the weekend. $35 application fee. Deadline: March 2, 2018. More info. Contact: email or call 970-349-1184.
National
Call for Artists
Mar2

Two-Dimensional Artworks for Public Art Wraps

The Castle Rock Public Art Commission seeks to feature two-dimensional artworks on public art wraps to be installed on utility boxes within parks and, potentially, at other locations within the community of Castle Rock, CO. An $800 stipend will be paid to any artist whose work is selected for the project. Art must be two-dimensional and able to be translated into a digital image to be wrapped around all sides of a utility box in a continuous flow. This can include digital art, as well as paintings, photography and other two-dimensional works. View additional details on our website. No entry fee. Deadline: March 2, 2018. More info. Contact: email
International
Call for Artists
Mar3

Comics, Anime, Cartoons & Fantasy

Do you love comic books, superheroes, or anime? Then this month's exhibition is for you! Las Laguna Gallery in Laguna Beach, CA is now accepting submissions of artwork comprised of or inspired by Comics, Anime and Animations. There are no restrictions on content, style, medium or context, but your entries should fit this theme, either traditionally or digitally, in some way. We invite and encourage artists of all ages to participate and look forward to seeing your work. All local, national, and international artists, professional and amateur, are encouraged to submit their works in Acrylic, Airbrush, Assemblage, Charcoal, Color Pencil, Collage, Digital Art, Drawings, Encaustic, Fiber Art, Graphite, Illustration, Mixed Media, New Media, Oil, Painting, Pastel, Photography (Traditional and Digital), and Watercolor. We do not have a limitation on size of works submitted but have found pieces over 48" to be costly for shipping and recommend manageable sized pieces. $35 entry fee. Deadline: March 3, 2018. More info. Contact: email or call 949-667-1803.
International
Call for Artists
Mar8

Taking Pictures: 2018

Black Box Gallery in Portland, Oregon seeks entries for a juried photography exhibition, April 1-20, 2018. Juror: Todd Johnson. 24 photographs will be selected by the juror for exhibiton at the gallery. An additional 30 photographs will be selected for an online exhibition. Open to all photographers. $35 entry fee. Deadline: March 8, 2018. More info. Contact: email or call 503-804-5032.
Regional
Call for Artists
Mar9

Artworks Northwest

The Umpqua Valley Arts Association seeks entries for a juried art exhibition, May 4 - June 24, 2018 in Roseburg, Oregon. Cash Awards: $1000 1st Place, $500 2nd Place, $300 3rd Place, $200 J. Lynn Peterson - Hundred Valleys Award. Juror: Andries Fourie. This is a regional juried art show of work from the Pacific Northwest (Northern California, Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Alaska, British Columbia, Western Montana, and Western Wyoming). Open to all media. Submit up to (5) entries in all themes, genres and media, except video. All work must be display-ready. Entries must be original works of art and entirely created by the entrant. No reproductions representing original artworks will be accepted. Fine art prints (including c-prints, digital prints, etchings, lithographs, woodblock, etc.) are eligible, but must be signed, numbered and in a limited edition of 125 or less. Artwork must have been completed within the last two years. Work must not have been previously exhibited at UVAA. $20 for UVAA Members | $30 for Non-Members. Deadline: March 9, 2018. More info. Contact: email or call 541-672-2532.
National
Call for Artists
Mar15

Vail's Art on the Rockies

The Art on the Rockies Festival will be July 13-15, 2018. Approximately 125 artists will exhibit outdoors on the campus of the Colorado Mountain College, in the heart of the Vail Valley, CO - nestled in the majestic Rocky Mountains. Sales at this show continue to increase as word spreads about the quality of artists exhibiting after a very competitive jury process. Art on the Rockies is gaining national attention and sponsorship and draws a savvy, sophisticated art-buying clientele. Admission and parking are free and entertainment, children's programs, and live art demonstrations are scheduled throughout the weekend. Seeking original, artist made painting, sculpture, mixed media, jewelry, ceramics, glass, contemporary crafts. $35 application fee. Deadline: March 15, 2018. More info.
National
Call for Artists
Mar16

60th Juried Exhibition at The Haggin Museum - National Show

The Stockton Art League announces a call to artists for a juried art exhibition, May 17 - July 15, 2018 at The Haggin Museum in Stockton, CA. $5000 in Cash Awards. Juror: Sabina Turner. Eligible media: Acrylic, Oil, Watermedia, Mixed Media & Graphics, Sculpture, and Pastel. $25 first entry, $20 each additional. Up to five (5) entries allowed. Deadline: March 16, 2018. More info (PDF), or online at Smarter Entry, once logged in. Contact: email
Local
Call for Artists
Mar16

Balbao Island Artwalk - Call for Artists

Artists are invited to apply for the annual Balbao Island Artwalk, held May 20, 2018 on the South Bayfront Promenade of Balboa Island in Newport Beach, California. This fine art show features artists exhibiting paintings, fine jewelry, blown glass, sculpture, and photography. $250 fee. Deadline: March 16, 2018. More info. Contact: email or call 949.548.1758.
National
Call for Artists
Mar16

Woman: A Juried Exhibition

Studio & Gallery in Durango, Colorado announces a call to artists for a juried art exhibition, April 13-22, 2018. $300 Best of Show, $100 Second Place, $50 People's Choice. Juror: Elizabeth Somers. Entrants must be 18 years of age. Original artwork in all media is accepted, no offset or giclee reproductions. Artwork must be properly finished for display and ready to hang. Artists submitting digital media must provide means to display, such as video monitor or projector. Artwork must have been completed in the past two years and cannot have been previously exhibited at Studio & Gallery. $35 for up to 2 entres, $45 for 3 entries, $55 for 4 entries. No more than 4 (four) entries per artist. Deadline: March 16, 2018. More info. Contact: email or call 908-403-9975.
National
Call for Artists
Mar19

Dream

Arc Gallery in San Francisco, CA seeks entries for a juried art exhibition, May 26 - June 16, 2018. Juror's Award ribbon, certificate, catalog and $250 to 3 top choices. Juror: James Bacchi. Eligible media: sculpture, painting, drawing, photo, printmaking, ceramics, assemblage, collage, mixed media, fiber art, glass art, artist book. Open to artists residing in the United States. $35 entry fee. Deadline: March 19, 2018. More info. Contact: email
Statewide
Call for Artists
Mar19

ArtSplash Art Show and Sale

The 23rd annual ArtSplash Art Show and Sale is a juried fine art and fine craft fair with monetary awards held on the beautiful Lake of the Commons in the vibrant heart of downtown Tualatin, Oregon, July 13-15, 2018. Attracting thousands of visitors each year, this event introduces original works from various mediums including ceramics, glass, painting, jewelry, fiber, metal, mixed media, photography, printmaking, and wood. This juried art show has become a popular summer event for the community. ArtSplash has also earned a reputation among artists as being well organized and very artist friendly with many artists' amenities. The weekend includes a concert each day and family art activities. $40 application fee. Deadline: March 19, 2018. More info. Contact: email or call 503-691-3076.
National
Call for Artists
Apr1

Estes Valley Plein Air

The Art Center of Estes Park (Colorado) seeks artists for the Estes Valley Plein Air Paint Out, August 18-30, 2018 and the Sale and Exhibition, September 1-30. $11,000 in cash and gift certificates awarded. Southwest Art & Plein Air magazines will provide top three awards. Jurors: Margaret Jensen and Jim Biggers. Open to any artist using oil, watercolor, acrylic or pastel. Participating artist must paint from life, on location. Studio work is not allowed. Work submitted for review should reflect the best quality of your plein air painting. $45 entry fee. Deadline: April 1, 2018 11:50 pm PST. Enter online. More info. Contact: email or call 970-586-5882.
Regional
Call for Artists
Apr1

Call for Entries for ARTSites 2018

Tri-Lakes Views announces a call to artists for an outdoor sculpture exhibit, May 2018 to May 2019 in the Tri-Lakes Region of Northern El Paso County in Monument, Colorado. $500 per entry chosen to exhibit. Seeking sculptures suitable for outside display in sculpture parks and public spaces. Sculptures must be durable enough to withstand strong winds and weather. No entry fee. Deadline: April 1, 2018. More info. Contact: email or call 719-243-2292.
Regional
Call for Artists
Apr2

Wedgwood Art Festival

The 13th Annual Wedgwood Art Festival is North Seattle's premier summer fine art & crafts event. This 2 day, outdoor event (July 14 & 15) offers food booths, a live music stage and kids activities. All free to the public. Applications open to Northwest artists in all mediums- jewelry, glass, ceramics painting and printmaking, wood, photography, fiber, mixed media and more. 67 juried artists booths, sizes range from 10' x 10' to 10' x 20', corners are available. Overnight security will be provided. Set up is July 13th. Artist must be present during the event, 10 am- 5 pm. All work must be made by the artists and be for sell. Go to website for more info and to see previous artists. Application fee $15 until Feb 28th, $20 until April 2nd. Deadline: April 2, 2018. More info (PDF). Contact: email or call 425-350-6548.
Statewide
Call for Artists
Apr6

Colorado Visions

The North Metro Arts Alliance seeks entries for its annual juried art exhibition, held May 1-31, 2018 at the Westminster City Hall Atrium Lobby in Westminster, Colorado. Cash awards plus ribbons. Juror: Sheri Farabaugh. Open to all artists residing in Colorado, 18 years of age or older. Media: Category 1 - Any two dimensional fine art media including fine art photography. Category 2 - Sculpture which is decorative 3-dimensional art made from clay, bronze, wood or other approved materials. Paintings must be original and not copied from any copyrighted material or photographs, except those taken by the artist. No computer art. No giclée prints. No nudes will be accepted. Collage materials must be painted by the artist. The Artist's signature should appear on the front of the painting. Works can not have been accepted in any prior exhibitions held at Westminster City Hall. $40 entry fee. Deadline: April 6, 2018. More info. Contact: email or call 303-426-4114.
International
Call for Artists
Apr7

Impressionism vs. Realism 2018

Las Laguna Gallery in Laguna Beach, CA announces a call to artists for a group exhibition, May 3-31, 2018. This exhibition will compare and contrast the styles of impressionism and realism. The pieces chosen will showcase the traditional aspects and beauty of both movements. There are no restrictions on content, medium or context, but your entries should fit within this theme. We invite and encourage artists of all ages to participate and look forward to seeing your work. All local, national, and international artists, professional and amateur, are encouraged to submit their works. We do not have a limitation on size of works submitted but have found pieces over 48" to be costly for shipping and recommend manageable sized pieces. $35 entry fee. Deadline: April 7, 2018. More info. Contact: email or call 949-667-1803.
National
Call for Artists
Apr9

18th Annual National Small Print Show

The Creede Arts Council announces a call to artists for a juried art exhibition, May 26 - June 24, 2018 at the Creede Repertory Theatre in Creede, Colorado. Cash awards will be given for Best in Show, 2nd and 3rd Place and two Honorable Mention awards. Juror: Sibyl Teague. The 18th National Small Print Show (NSPS) is a unique, juried art show of matted hand-pulled prints. Artists from all 50 states and Canada are eligible to submit up to 3 original prints to exhibit and sell. See prospectus for additional important information. Selected prints will be showcased to a wider audience in the NSPS traveling exhibit in July and August. $40 for up to 3 pieces. Deadline: April 9, 2018. More info. Contact: email or call 719-658-0312.
National
Call for Artists
Apr13

2019 & 2020 Exhibits Season (Biennial Call)

Maude Kerns Art Center in Eugene, OR is currently accepting submissions for its 2019 & 2020 Exhibit Schedules. Regional, national, and international artists (individuals and groups) working in 2- and 3- dimensional mediums, as well as installation art, are invited to submit their work for consideration. Solo, group, and/or themed shows will be curated based on the content, and quality of submissions. $20 submission fee. Deadline: April 13, 2018. More info (PDF). Contact: email or call 541-345-1571.
International
Call for Artists
Apr21

The World of Frida - Call for Entries

Bedford Gallery in Walnut Creek, CA announces a call to artists for a juried art exhibition, July 8 - September 9, 2018. Cash awards, plus prizes. Juror: Lisa Congdon, fine artist, illutrator & author. Additional juror to be announced. Seeking artwork that celebrates the culture, style, and persona of visionary painter Frida Kahlo - an artist who continues to inspire with her story of love, adventure, pain, and courage. The exhibition will include art with Frida Kahlo as the subject as well as artworks inspired by her life and art, including themes of Frida's garden, Mexican culture and fashion, vibrant colors, surrealism, and more. Open to all artists 18+ working in all media. There are no size limitations for entries. Artwork submitted should be completed pieces or concepts for installations. $35 for up to 3 entries. Deadline: April 21, 2018. More info. Contact: email or call (925) 295-1417.
National
Call for Artists
Apr25

2018 Annual Juried and Open Fine Art, Photography and 3D Show

The Associated Arts of Ocean Shores seeks entries for an upcoming art exhibition, April 27-29, 2018 at the Ocean Shores Convention Center in Ocean Shores, WA. Cash awards for Juried and open Fine Art, Photography & 3D. Juried eligibility: Entries must be original work, done entirely by the entrant. No copies, in whole or in part, of photographs by other. Works produced in workshops or under supervision are not eligible. Entrants accepted in juried divisions may not submit entries in the same division in the open show. Conditions for open & juried: All entries must be for sale. AAOS receives a 25% commission. All entries must be framed with wire hanger (no clips, no saw-tooth hangers). Gallery wraps are permitted. Framed dimensions must be at least 12" but not exceed 52" horizontal and/or vertical. Juried Entry Fee: single for $20, or up to three for $50; Open: single for $10, or up to six for $50. Open Entry Deadline: April 25, 2018. More info. Contact: email or call 253 576-2717.
National
Call for Artists
May1

2018 Creede Sculpture Show

The Creede Arts Council announces a call to artists for a juried art show, July 20-22, 2018 at Basham Park in Creede, Colorado. Judges will award a total of $1500 to winning sculptures. Purchase award up to $6,000. The Creede Sculpture Show is open to all sculptors working in a permanent medium. There are no minimum size requirements. Accepted artists will be provided with space to show and sell their work. Accepted artists may also be invited to show their sculptures in Creede before or after the show. See prospectus for additional information. Jury Fee $25, Accepted Artist Fee $175, Accepted Student Artist Fee $100. Deadline: May 1, 2018. More info. Contact: email or call 719-658-0312.
International
Call for Artists
May5

The 2nd Half - for Artists 50 and Older

Las Laguna Gallery in Laguna Beach, CA is now accepting original submissions of artwork by those 50 and older for an upcoming art exhibition, June 7-29, 2018. There are no restrictions on content, style, medium or context, and work may be traditional or digital. As we grow older, the maturity and insight life has given us multiplies. The viewpoints and experiences that come with age are invaluable lessons to us all on how to live life - and live it well. This month we will celebrate the talent and wisdom of the artist over 50. All local, national, and international artists, professional and amateur, are encouraged to submit their works. We do not have a limitation on size of works submitted but have found pieces over 48" to be costly for shipping and recommend manageably sized pieces. $35 entry fee. Deadline: May 5, 2018. More info. Contact: email or call 949-667-1803.
International
Call for Artists
May7

38th International Exhibition

The San Diego Watercolor Society announces its call for entries for the 38th International Exhibition to be held in San Diego during October, 2018. $17,000 in cash and merchandise awards! The exhibition is open to all watermedia artists. On-line entries only. Juror is renowned artist, John Salminen. For more information and to view the prospectus visit our website. Non-Members: $45, Members: $35, each additional $10, up to 3 entries. Deadline: May 7, 2018. More info. Contact: email or call 619-876-4550.
International
Call for Artists
May10

San Francisco Bay International Photo Show

All photographers worldwide, amateur and professional, are invited to submit their work for the signature show of the San Francisco Bay Month of Photography, September 2-30, 2018 at ACCI Gallery in Berkeley, California. $3,000 in cash awards. Jurors: Debra Klomp Ching, Aline Smithson, David Garnick. The Gold Medal award winners will be on display throughout the month-long celebration, and at the celebration reception. Silver Medal Award winners will be displayed electronically at the reception, and published in the Bokeh Bokeh Photo online magazine. Portfolio award winners will receive solo features in Bokeh Bokeh Photo. Entry fee: $10/image. Deadline: May 10, 2018. More info.
National
Call for Artists
May13

Art in the Park

The Steamboat Springs Arts Council seeks artists for Art in the Park, July 14-15, 2018 at West Lincoln Park in Steamboat Springs, CO. This show is open to all artist/crafts-persons who exhibit work of their own original concept, design and execution. $35 Application fee (non refundable), $350 Booth fee. Deadline: May 13, 2018. More info. Contact: email or call 970-879-9008.
Statewide
Call for Artists
May25

Arroyo Grande Strawberry Festival

Artists are invited to apply for the Arroyo Grande Strawberry Festival, held May 26 & 27, 2018 on the streets of the Village of Arroyo Grande, CA. As one of California's largest and premiere festivals on the Central Coast, this family-style event brings together thousands of visitors and residents to enjoy activities and entertainment, the Strawberry Stampede, hundreds of art, craft and display booths, ethnic foods, and of course... scrumptious strawberry treats of all kinds! Open to all original art and craft work made personally be the artist. $400.00 for a 10 X 10 ft. space at the festival. Deadline: May 25, 2018. More info. Contact: email or call 805-473-2250.
National
Call for Artists
May31

Commonwheel Artists 44th Annual Labor Day Art Festival

Artists are invited to apply for the 44th Annual Labor Day Art Festival, September 1-3, 2018 at Memorial Park in Manitou Springs, CO. Best of Show wins free booth in 2019. The Commonwheel Artists Committee is seeking Original Fine Art, Original Fine Crafts, Photography, Blown Glass, Pottery, Stained Glass, Sculpture, Jewelry, Wearable Clothing, Mixed Media, Wood, Batik, Fiber. $35 jury fee; $350 booth fee. Deadline: May 31, 2018. More info. Contact: email or call 719-577-7700.
National
Call for Artists
Jun2

Summerlin Festival of Arts

Artists are invted to apply for the Summerlin Festival of Arts, held October 13-14, 2018 in Downtown Summerlin, Las Vegas, Nevada. Original fine art and crafts of many media types, including paintings, sculpture, pottery, ceramics, drawings, glass, jewelry, leather crafts, metalwork, mixed-media, paper, photography, printmaking, watercolor, fiber art (no apparel, however) and wood crafts. $25 application fee. Deadline: June 2, 2018. More info. Contact: email or call 702-467-3540.
International
Call for Artists
Jul15

2018 La Jolla Art and Wine Festival

Applications are now being accepted for the tenth annual La Jolla Art and Wine Festival, held October 6-7 in the heart of the village, between Prospect Ave. and Kline St., on lower Girard Ave in La Jolla, California. Eligible media: 2-D Media, 3-D Media, Ceramics, Drawing, Fiber, Glass, Jewelry, Painting, Photography, Printmaking, Sculpture, Watercolor, and Wearable Art. $25 application fee. Deadline: July 15, 2018. More info. Contact: email
International
Call for Artists
Aug11

Bold Expressions

Northern California Arts announces a call to artists for a juried art exhibition, October 2-28, 2018 at the Sacramento Fine Arts Center in Carmichael, CA. Best of show $1,000, $3,000 total cash & gift awards. Juror: Margarita Chaplinska. Open to fine artists everywhere. Submit your original artwork. No photography, film or crafts. $45 for 1, 2, or 3 entries. Deadline: August 11, 2018. More info (PDF). Contact: email or call 530-346-6078.

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