all artwork shown above is by Mary Knoblock

Art Opportunities: Call for Artists to exhibit in the WEST
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SUBMIT A CALL FOR ARTISTS: Promote art & photography contests, juried exhibitions, art festivals, or any other artists' opportunities.

 

REGIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Pacifica, California
Deadline: February 9, 2016, 11 pm PST
Posted: 12/7/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: April 15 - May 22, 2016
Title: 2016 Left Coast Annual
Sponsor: Sanchez Art Center
Venue: Sanchez Art Center, 1220B Linda Mar Blvd., Pacifica, CA 94044
Awards: 2 Exhibition Awards with $250; and 2 Merit Awards with $250 (no exhibit)
Juror: Lucía Sanromán, Director of Visual Arts, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco
Eligibility: All fine arts visual media. Artists must be 18 years of age or older, and reside in California, Oregon, Washington, or Alaska.
Fees: $15 per image
Commission: 30% commission on sales
Send SASE to: Sanchez Art Center, 1220B Linda Mar Blvd, Pacifica, CA 94044
E-mail: Melinda Lightfoot
Phone: 650-355-1894
Website: http://www.sanchezartcenter.org
Prospectus: https://www.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=3078
 

INTERNATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Portland, Oregon
Deadline: February 9, 2016
Posted: 1/11/16
 
 Exhibit Dates: March 1-20, 2016
Title: Portrait: Photography
Sponsor/Venue: Black Box Gallery
Awards: None
Juror: Amy Arbus
Eligibility: Open to all photographers.
Fees: $35.00
Commission: None
E-mail: Todd Johnson
Phone: 503-804-5032
Website: http://blackboxgallery.com
Prospectus: http://blackboxgallery.com/Portrait-Photography-CFE.html
 

REGIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Canon City, Colorado
Deadline: February 13, 2016
Posted: 12/26/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: March 4-26, 2016
Title: Mathematical Abstraction Art Exhibit
Sponsor: Fremont Center for the Arts
Venue: 505 Macon, Canon City, CO 81212
Awards: up to $500 in cash and other awards
Juror: Janine Frazee
Eligibility: This exhibit is an all media showing of artwork that must depict the theme of combining any form of math within an abstract art idea, all media, age 18+ yrs old, original work and concept of artist, up to 4 entries per artist. See prospectus for all info.
Fees: Members $15 for 1, $10 for additional / Non-Members $20 for 1, $15 for additional
Commission: 70% to artists
E-mail: Diane DelDuca
Website: http://www.fremontarts.org
Prospectus: http://www.fremontarts.org/prospectus.html
 

INTERNATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
San Francisco, California
Deadline: February 15, 2016
Posted: 12/21/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: April 29 - May 1, 2016
Title: stARTup Art Fair San Francisco 2016: Call for Artists
Sponsor: stARTup Art Fair
Venue: Hotel del Sol, San Francisco
Jurors: Hung Liu, Renny Pritikin, Max Presneill, Marianna Stark, Michael Arcega, Alex Ray
Eligibility: Professional artists in all media
Fees: $50
Commission: None
E-mail: Ray Beldner
Phone: 415.297.2319
Website: http://sf.startupartfair.com
Prospectus: http://sf.startupartfair.com/artists/
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Beverly Hills, California
Deadline: February 15, 2016
Posted: 1/5/16
 
 Exhibit Dates: May 21-22, 2016
Title: The Beverly Hills Art Show
Sponsor: City of Beverly Hills
Venue: Beverly Gardens
Awards: multiple awards totalling approximately $6,000.00
Juror: 6 jurors
Eligibility: Eligibility is based on submission of 8 photos in a single category and 1 booth display.
Fees: $35.00
Commission: none - acceptance fee is $350.00
E-mail: Karen Fitch McLean
Phone: 310-285-6836
Website: http://bit.ly/R2lMT8
Prospectus: http://www.beverlyhills.org/artshowapp
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
San Francisco, California
Deadline: February 21, 2016
Posted: 10/24/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: May 7 - June 25, 2016
Title: Chaos
Sponsor: Arc Gallery
Venue: 1246 Folsom St, San Francisco, CA 94103
Awards: $250 Juror's Award to 3 artists for work with most imaginative interpretation
Juror: Annette Schutz
Eligibility: Artists residing in the United States
Fees: $35.00
Commission: 0
E-mail: Priscilla Otani
Website: http://www.arc-sf.com/
Prospectus: http://www.arc-sf.com/chaos.html
 

INTERNATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Fort Collins, Colorado
Deadline: February 24, 2016
Posted: 2/1/16
 
 Exhibit Dates: June 17 - July 23, 2016
Title: Night | International Photographic Call for Entries
Sponsor: The Center for Fine Art Photography
Venue: The Center for Fine Art Photography, 400 North College Avenue, Fort Collins, CO
Awards: Juror's Selection: $400, Director's Selection: $200, Two LiveBooks Website Awards, Honorable Mention Awards
Juror: Sean Corcoran, Curator of Prints and Photographs at the Museum of the City of New York
Eligibility: Our calls for entry are open to all photographers world wide, both amateur and professional. The Center invites photographers working in all mediums, styles and schools of thought to participate.
Fees: Members: $24 for the first three images. Non-Members: $38 for the first three images.
Commission: Artist receives 70% of the sale price
E-mail: Sunshine Divis
Phone: 970/224-1010
Website: http://www.c4fap.org
Prospectus: http://www.c4fap.org/exhibitions/night/
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Ketchum, Idaho
Deadline: February 29, 2016
Posted: 11/4/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: August 12-14, 2016
Title: Sun Valley Center Arts and Crafts Festival 48th Annual
Sponsor: Sun Valley Center for the Arts
Venue: Atkinson Park, 900 3rd Ave, North Ketchum, Idaho
Awards: $2800 in total
Fees: $35 nonrefundable
Commission: 0
E-mail: Sarah Kolash, Festival Director
Phone: 208-726-9491 x 121
Website: http://sunvalleycenter.org
Prospectus: http://zapplication.org
 

INTERNATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Los Angeles, California
Deadline: February 29, 2016
Posted: 1/15/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: March 17 - April 9, 2016
Title: LACDA International Juried Competition
Sponsor/Venue: Los Angeles Center for Digital Art
Awards: The selected winner receives 10 prints up to 44x60 inches on museum quality paper (approximately a $2,500-$3,000 value) to be shown in a solo exhibition in our main gallery. Ten second place winners will receive one print of their work up to 24x36 inches ($150-$200 in value) to be included in the winners' exhibits.
Jurors: Peter Frank, Critic and Curator, Fabrik Magazine, Huffington Post, Angeleno Magazine; Arpad Kovacs Assistant Curator, Department of Photographs, J. Paul Getty Museum
Eligibility: A juried competition for digital art and photography. Entrants submit three JPEG files of original work. All styles of artwork and photography where digital processes of any kind were integral to the creation of the images are acceptable.
Fees: $35US (three images)
E-mail: lacda@lacda.com
Website: http://lacda.com/juried/juriedshow.html
 

INTERNATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Chico, California
Deadline: March 1, 2016
Posted: 2/3/16
 
 Exhibit Dates: April 8 - May 6, 2016
Title: Contemporary Woman 10
Sponsor: Chico Art Center
Venue: Gallery at Chico Art Center
Awards: 1st: $500, 2nd: $300, 3rd: $200
Juror: Ruth Waters
Eligibility: Open to all women 18+
Fees: 2 entries $25, $5 ea. additional
Commission: 30% donation requested
Send SASE to: 450 Orange St. Suite 6, Chico, CA 95928
E-mail: Klint Kettell
Phone: 530-895-8726
Website: http://www.chicoartcenter.com/
Prospectus: http://www.chicoartcenter.com/gallery/index.htm
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
San Mateo, California
Deadline: March 4, 2016
Posted: 1/25/16
 
 Exhibit Dates: March 19, 2016
Title: Art-Rageous: Art that Disturb the Comfortable & Comfort the Disturbed
Sponsor: Liquid Nitro Energy Drink
Venue: Neologian Art Gallery
Awards: 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place
Jurors: Carl Ward, Jesse Flora, Terrance Gamble, Nikki Viglienzoni
Eligibility: Open to all artists and mediums. All art must be artist's original work and ready for display. Work weighing over 100lbs will not be accepted.
Fees: $45 per Submission, 3 slides per Submission
Commission: 30% (gallery)/ 70% (Artist)
Send SASE to: Neologian Art Gallery, 1027 South Claremont Street, San Mateo, CA 94402
E-mail: Jesse Flora
Phone: 650-393-5743
Website: http://www.neologianartgallery.com
Prospectus: http://www.neologianartgallery.com
 

INTERNATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Laguna Beach, California
Deadline: March 7, 2016
Posted: 11/6/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: April 7-30, 2016
Title: Call for Art - Artistic Independence
Venue: Las Laguna Gallery
Eligibility: Las Laguna Gallery is seeking abstract works. Open to all local, national and international artists, professional and amateur and multiple art mediums.
Fees: $35 for first image, $5 for each additional image
Commission: 60% artist, 40% gallery
Send SASE to: Las Laguna Gallery, 577 S. Coast Highway A-1, Laguna Beach, CA 92651
E-mail: Lori McBride
Phone: 949-667-1803
Website: http://www.laslagunagallery.com/
Prospectus: https://www.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=2760
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Valley Springs, California
Deadline: March 11, 2016
Posted: 1/21/16
 
 Exhibit Dates: April 2-30, 2016
Title: Call for Artists/Sculptors/Installations -Theme "Full Circle"
Venue: 9th Annual Spring Sculpture Show at Oakwilde Ranch & Sculpture
Awards: $2,000
Juror: Chris Daubert
Eligibility: Open to original works of sculpture and 3-D art, freestanding or pedestal. Large outdoor pieces and site-specific installations are encouraged. Indoor space is available, but limited.
Fees: $60
Commission: 30%
Send SASE to: 7111 S. Burson Rd., Valley Springs, CA 95252
E-mail: Denise Mayfield
Phone: 209-598-4755
Website: http://www.oakwilderanchsculpture.com
Prospectus: http://oakwilderanchsculpture.com/?page_id=1722
 

REGIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Henderson, Nevada
Deadline: March 14, 2016
Posted: 2/2/16
 
 Exhibit Dates: May 7-8, 2016
Title: Art Festival of Henderson
Sponsor: City of Henderson
Venue: Water Street District, Henderson Events Plaza
Eligibility: See website for application and eligible media categories.
Fees: varies
E-mail: Annette Mullins
Phone: 702-267-2171
Website: http://bit.ly/1QFnfZV
 

REGIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Newport Beach, California
Deadline: March 15, 2016
Posted: 1/5/16
 
 Exhibit Dates: May 22, 2016, 9am-5pm
Title: 22nd Annual Balboa Island Artwalk - Call for Entries
Eligibility: This juried fine art show features 100 artists exhibiting paintings, fine jewelry, blown glass, sculpture, and photography.
Fees: $250
E-mail: Mary Beth Saucerman
Website: http://www.balboaislandartwalk.info
Prospectus: http://www.balboaislandartwalk.info/Artwalk/Prospectus.html
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Greeley, Colorado
Deadline: March 21, 2016
Posted: 12/30/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: April 29 - May 1, 2016
Title: National Greeley Art Exhibition 50th Anniversary
Venue: Union Colony Civic Center, Greeley, CO
Awards: Over $2,000
Juror: Don Weller (www.donweller.com)
Eligibility: Drawing, Painting, Sculpture, Photography - see Prospectus for specific info
Fees: $45/3 plus $10 each, up to 6 entries
Commission: 70/30
E-mail: ngaeartshow@aol.com
Website: http://www.ngae-artshow.org
Prospectus: http://www.onlinejuriedshows.com/Default.aspx?OJSID=5530
 

INTERNATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Fort Collins, Colorado
Deadline: March 23, 2016
Posted: 2/9/16
 
 Exhibit Dates: July 29 - August 27, 2016
Title: Black & White 2016 | Photographic Call for Entries
Sponsor: The Center for Fine Art Photography
Venue: The Center for Fine Art Photography, 400 North College Avenue, Fort Collins, CO
Awards: Juror's Selection: $400, Director's Selection: $200, Two LiveBooks Website Awards: Valued at $399 & Honorable Mention Awards
Juror: Rodney Smith
Eligibility: Our calls for entry are open to all photographers world wide, both amateur and professional. The Center invites photographers working in all mediums, styles and schools of thought to participate.
Fees: Members: $24 for the first three images. Non-Members: $38 for the first three images.
Commission: Artist receives 70% of the sale price
E-mail: Sunshine Divis
Phone: 970/224-1010
Website: http://www.c4fap.org
Prospectus: http://www.c4fap.org/exhibitions/black-white-2016rodney-smith/
 

REGIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Orem, Utah
Deadline: April 6, 2016
Posted: 2/9/16
 
 Exhibit Dates: May 17 - July 1, 2016
Title: Art of Our Century - Processing Temperature
Venue: Woodbury Art Museum
Awards: cash awards for top pieces
Juror: Kent Christensen
Eligibility: The 2016 exhibition calls for work depicting processes of warm and cool temperatures. Entries can highlight a variety of connections to the theme, from hot practices like encaustic to cool subjects like snowy landscapes. All work that can relate the idea of temperature through process, concept, subject matter, color composition or material is welcome. Open to artists living in the western region of the US. All media. Works must have been created within the last year.
Fees: $10 per entry
Send SASE to: 575 E University Parkway, Suite N250, Orem, UT 84097
E-mail: Woodbury Art Museum
Phone: 801-863-4200
Website: http://www.uvu.edu/museum/involved/entries.html
Prospectus: http://www.uvu.edu/museum/docs/aoocsixteencall.pdf
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Eugene, Oregon
Deadline: April 15, 2016
Posted: 1/23/16
 
 Exhibit Dates: 2017-2018 Exhibit Seasons
Title: Biennial Call: 2017-2018 Exhibit Seasons
Venue: Maude Kerns Art Center
Eligibility: Maude Kerns Art Center is currently accepting submissions for its 2017-2018 Exhibit Seasons. 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, quality, and number of submissions.
Fees: $15 Submission Fee, Group Submissions: $5 per artist
Commission: 35%
Send SASE to: 1910 E. 15th Ave., Eugene, OR 97403
E-mail: Michael Fisher, Exhibits Coordinator
Phone: 541-345-1571
Website: http://www.mkartcenter.org/
Prospectus: http://bit.ly/1UD0I0v
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Mill Valley, California
Deadline: April 15, 2016
Posted: 2/1/16
 
 Exhibit Dates: September 17-18, 2016
Title: 60th Mill Valley Fall Arts Festival
Venue: Old Mill Park
Awards: 5 artists x $500 plus invite back next year w/o jury
Juror: TBA
Eligibility: Only room for 140 artists. Must apply on line at zapplication.org. All exhibited work must be original and produced solely by the applicant. Artist must be at event.
Fees: $35
Commission: none
E-mail: MVFAF Artist Liaison
Phone: 415.381.8090
Website: http://mvfaf.org
Prospectus: https://www.zapplication.org/event-info.php?ID=4709
 

REGIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Sacramento, California
Deadline: April 30, 2016
Posted: 7/2/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: August 13, 2016 - September 29, 2016
Title: Unauthorized/Unofficial Llily Tomlin Art Show
Sponsor/Venue: Fe Gallery
Awards: Best in Show Vote by Public
Eligibility: Artists interpretation of Lily Tomlin. Only original art will be accepted: All genres are welcome sculptures, paintings, drawings.... All art must be delivered and for sale. (Art may be mailed/ups/fedex - artist pays for shipping to and fro) At the time of submission it does not need to be the actual "Lily Tomlin" art piece but something that represents the quality of your work, however, only original interpretations of Lily Tomlin will be displayed in this show. If accepted on non-Lily art piece basis we will need the "Lily" submission by May 30, 2016.
Fees: Free
Commission: 40%
E-mail: art@fegallery.com
Phone: Millie Porter @ Fe Gallery (916) 456-4455
Website: http://www.fegallery.com
Prospectus: http://www.fegallery.com/news/call-artist-lily-tomlin-art-show
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Stockton, California
Deadline: May 13, 2016
Posted: 12/17/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: July 7 - September 11, 2016
Title: 59th Juried Exhibition at the Haggin Museum
Sponsor: Stockton Art League
Venue: Haggin Museum
Awards: Over $5,000 in cash awards
Juror: Brian Blood
Eligibility: Open to artists residing in the United States - paintings and sculpture only.
Fees: $25 for one entry, $20 each additional. 5 images max
Commission: 30%
E-mail: Maria Flumiani
Phone: 209-603-2375
Website: http://stocktonartleague.org
Prospectus: http://www.stocktonartleague.org/Prospectus2016.pdf
 

NATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Canon City, Colorado
Deadline: May 13, 2016
Posted: 2/4/16
 
 Exhibit Dates: June 3-25, 2016
Title: Impressions - Diverse Art of Printmaking Art Exhibit & Sale
Sponsor: Fremont Center for the Arts
Venue: 505 Macon Ave, Canon City, CO 81212
Awards: Cash & Prize Awards, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, Merit & Hon Mention
Juror: Sibyl Teague, BFA U of MI, MA in art/printmaking Adams State Univ CO
Eligibility: Open Show: 18+ yrs old. Only original hand executed prints (i.e. woodcut, linocut, monoprint, lithograph, etching, engraving, screen print, transfers, relief, etc), no Giclee, Xerox or Ink Jet (see prospectus for complete info)
Fees: Up to 4 entries. FCA Mbrs: $15 1st entry, $10 ea addn'l; NonMbrs: $20 1st entry, $15 ea addn'l
Commission: 70% to artists
E-mail: Gloria Countryman
Phone: 719-275-2790
Website: http://www.fremontarts.org
Prospectus: http://www.fremontarts.org/prospectus.html
 

INTERNATIONAL CALL FOR ENTRIES
Laguna Beach, California
Deadline: June 5, 2016
Posted: 12/22/15
 
 Exhibit Dates: July 7-30, 2016
Title: Open Theme
Venue: Las Laguna Gallery
Awards: N/A
Eligibility: There is no theme for this call for art. All artists, professional and amateur and multiple art mediums will be considered: Acrylic, Airbrush, Assemblage, Charcoal, Color Pencil, Collage, Digital Art, Drawings, Encaustic, Graphite, Fiber Arts, Illustration, Mixed Media, New Media, Oil, Other, Painting, Pastel, Photo, Traditional and Digital Photography, Textiles, Watercolor, and more.
Fees: $35 for 1st image, $5 each additional
Commission: 60% artist, 40% gallery
Send SASE to: Las Laguna Gallery, 577 S. Coast Highway A-1, Laguna Beach, CA 92651
E-mail: Lori McBride
Phone: 949-667-1803
Website: http://www.laslagunagallery.com
Prospectus: http://www.laslagunagallery.com/#!opentheme/c15gr

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