National
Call for Artists
Aug25

Art Comes Alive - Juried Art Contest & Exhibit

Art Design Consultants announces a call to artists for a juried art exhibition, October 14 - November 10, 2017 in Cincinnati, OH. Purchase Awards, Gallery Contracts, Publishing Contracts, Art Show Booth Awards, Best of Show, Best of Show Runner Up, and more! Jurors: Litsa Spanos, Sylvia Rombis, Eric Smith, Roy Saper, Autumn Bailey, Jeff Hood, Joanne Chappell, and more! ACA is for emerging and professional, working artists. We accept a variety of subject matter including abstract, figurative, conceptual, and everything in between! Accepted media includes: painting, photography, mixed media, new media, sculpture & objects, metal & wood (functional & sculptural), one-of-a-kind jewelry, printmaking (digital, lithographs, monoprints, etc.), drawings & illustrations. 1st image $55, 2nd image $25, 3rd image $15, 4th image FREE. Deadline: August 25th at 11:59PM. More info. Contact: email or call 513-723-1222.
International
Call for Artists
Aug25

Animals & Wildlife Art Competition (2nd Annual)

International Gallery of the Arts announces a call to artists for an online art exhibition, September 1-30, 2017. Winning artists will be included in the winter issue of Exquisite Arts Magazine, receive solo promotion and more. We are looking for art that includes any type of animal or focuses on wildlife in general. (Eg: Birds, mammals, reptiles, fish and sea creatures, insects etc.) All types and mediums of fine art will be accepted. This is a 2D and 3D group exhibit. Please visit the prospectus for details. $15 USD for 1-3 images or $25 USD for 4-6 images. Deadline: August 25, 2017. More info. Contact: email
International
Call for Artists
Aug27

Call For Artists: Visions - Anima Mundi Festival | Venice 2017

It's LIQUID Group, in collaboration with Cà Zanardi, is selecting all interesting video-art, painting, photo, installation and performance art works to include in Visions International Art Festival, that will be hosted in Venice, at Palazzo Cà Zanardi and other prestigious venues and historical buildings, from September 14 to November 26, 2017. Selection is open to all artworks of video art, photography, painting, sculpture/installation, art performance and experimental dance. Artists, architects, designers, photographers, video makers and performers are invited to submit their works and projects by e-mail to lucacurci@lucacurci.com. Deadline: August 27, 2017. More info. Contact: email
International
Call for Artists
Aug27

"Skies" International Art Competition

Fusion Art announces a call to artists for a juried online art exhibition, September 1-30, 2017. Cash prizes will be given to the top 3 winners in each catetory / Worldwide publicity and promotion to winning artists. Juror: Chris Hoffman. For this competition, artists are encouraged to submit their best art and photography depicting the sky. All artists and photographers over the age of 18, regardless of location or experience, are encouraged to submit their best representational and nonrepresentational work. $25 for first 2 images / $10 each additional image. Deadline: August 27, 2017. More info. Contact: email
International
Call for Artists
Aug27

7th Annual "Open" (No Theme) Online Art Competition

Light Space & Time Online Art Gallery seeks entries for an online art exhibition, September 1-30, 2017. Extensive worldwide publicity & promotion for winning artists, including a listing in Artsy.net. Juror: John R Math. 2D and 3D media (including photography). Artists age 18+, amateur or professional without any geographical restrictions. $15.00 for 1 to 2 entries and $25.00 for 3 to 5 entries. Deadline: August 27, 2017. More info. Contact: email or call 888-490-3530.
International
Call for Artists
Aug28

Art from Art: Open Call for Artwork Inspired by Other Works

Manifest Creative Research Gallery in Cincinnati, Ohio announces a call to artists for an upcoming art exhibition, November 10 - December 8, 2017. This exhibit sets out to survey and showcase works that reference, borrow, re-contextualize or otherwise utilize existing artworks, whether old or new, in a clear or obvious way. The ways in which this may be realized are incredibly numerous, and we are eager to see the various approaches artists feel fit this theme. There is no predefined expectation for type or style of work to be considered or selected. Submissions can range from the most traditional to the most conceptual or experimental. The only criteria beyond excellent quality is that works must in some way qualify as art from art. $40 entry fee. Deadline: August 28, 2017. More info. Contact: email or call 513-861-3638.
International
Call for Artists
Aug28

LACDA 2017 International Juried Competition

Enter the Los Angeles Center for Digital Art's juried competition for digital art and photography. Curators: Anna Katz, Assistant Curator at MoCA, Museum of Contemporary Art; Dhyandra Lawson, Associate Curator at LACMA, L.A. County Museum of Art. 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. 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, September 14-October 7, 2017. Ten second place winners will also be exhibited. $35/3 images. Deadline: August 28, 2017. More info.
International
Call for Artists
Aug30

Arboreal: An Open Call for Artwork About Trees

Manifest Creative Research Gallery in Cincinnati, OH announces a call to artists for an upcoming art exhibition, November 10 - December 8, 2017. This is an open call to artists worldwide working in any media to share works that either directly or indirectly address the topic of trees or related aspects. The theme is open to wide interpretation, and works may explore various avenues of thought around the tree, its dependents, or its wood. This exhibit has no predefined expectation for type or style of work to be considered. Submissions can range from the most traditional to the most conceptual or experimental. The only criteria beyond excellent quality is that works must feature or address trees, or related ideas, concerns, or subjects. This does not mean, necessarily, 'pictures of trees', and can include a wide variety of perspectives centered on the subject. $40 for up 3 entries, $10 for each additional entry. Deadline: August 30, 2017. More info. Contact: email or call 513-861-3638.
International
Call for Artists
Aug30

1st Annual Members Call for Entry with Juror Brian Paul Clamp

The Center for Fine Art Photography in Fort Collins, Colorado seeks entries for a juried photography exhibition, March 9 - April 7, 2018. The Toast Photography Award: $800 and two professional mentoring sessions. Awagami Paper Award: $500 worth of Awagami 'A.I.J.P' Inkjet. Juror: Brian Paul Clamp. 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. This is an open call. All capture types, photographic genres, and photographic processes are eligible for selection. $18 for three images, additional images may be submitted for $7 each. Deadline: August 30, 2017. More info. Contact: email or call 970/224-1010.
National
Call for Artists
Aug30

America

3 Square Art Gallery in Fort Collins, CO announces a call to artists for an upcoming exhibition, September 6-29, 2017. Awards: 3SA Gold $200, 3SA Silver $100, Honorable Mentions. Jurors: Craig & Kumiko McKee. All media accepted. $38 for 3 images, $5 for additional work (up to 5). Deadline: August 30, 2017. More info. Contact: email or call 970-581-9146.
International
Call for Artists
Aug31

A Show of Heads

SlowArt Productions announces a call to artists for a juried art exhibition, October 18 - November 11, 2017 at Limner Gallery in Hudson, NY. Juror: Limner Gallery Director. Open to all artists working in any media, this exhibition will include all interpretations and portrayals of the human head, from the traditional to the abstract and conceptual. $35 entry fee. Deadline: August 31, 2017. More info. Contact: email or call 518-828-2343.
International
Call for Artists
Aug31

5th Annual Juried 2017 FL3TCH3R Exhibit - Social and Politically Engaged Art

Artists are invited to enter The FL3TCH3R Exhibit, held October 9 - December 15, 2017 at Reece Museum, East TN State University (ETSU) in Johnson City, Tennessee. Best of Show Award; two Awards of Excellence; Reece Museum Award; Sammie L. Nicely Appalachian Award, others TBA. Juror: Anita Kunz, renowned Canadian illustrator/painter. Open to all artists and designers 18 years of age and older residing in the United States or any other country as long as entry fee is paid in U.S. dollars. All work must be original. All 2D, 3D, performance/installation (via video), sound/audio, and film/video art are eligible. Specific categories include: Ceramics, Digital, Fiber, Glass, Graphic Design, Jewelry/Metals, Mixed Media (2D), Mixed Media (3D), Painting (All), Performance/Installation (via video), Photography, Printmaking, Sculpture, Sound/ Audio, Video/Film, & Other. $40 for 3 entries by 8/22; $45 by 8/23-8/31; $10 each add'l entry. Deadline: August 31, 2017. More info (PDF). Contact: email or call 423-534-9827.
International
Call for Artists
Aug31

West Palm Beach Arts Festival

The Armory Art Center announces a call to artists for its annual West Palm Beach Arts Festival, December 2 and 3, 2017 in West Palm Beach, FL. 2-D categories include: Drawings, paintings, photography, printmaking, mixed-media. 3-D categories include: Ceramics, sculpture, fiber, jewelry, glass, furniture. $35 application fee. Deadline: August 31, 2017. More info. Contact: email or call 561-723-5959.
International
Call for Artists
Aug31

2017 International Challenge at Yosemite

California Plein Air Painters announces a call to artists for a juried art exhibition, September 30 - October 22, 2017 at Yosemite Gateway Inn and Conference Center in Oakhurst, California. Over $8,000 in cash, merchandise and publication awards. Jurors: Tonya Zenin, Founder, California Plein Air Painters; Carl Judson, Founder, Guerilla Painters. Seeking traditional, two-dimensional, representational work depicting landscapes, seascapes and urbanscapes. Figures in the landscape are allowed but the landscape must dominate the composition. Works may be plein air or created in the studio. Early Bird entry fee: $35; Regular entry fee: $45 for two images. Deadline: August 31, 2017. More info. Contact: email
National
Call for Artists
Aug31

StoriesToArt 2017 Call for Artists

StoriesToArt is accepting 300 artists on a first-come, first-serve basis through a juried application process to exhibit and sell work on StoriesToArt.com. We welcome distinguished artists from every field, and recent art school graduates are encouraged to apply. Free w/ code: freebie817. Deadline: August 31, 2017. More info. Contact: email or call 571-344-0082.
Regional
Call for Artists
Aug31

New American Paintings 2017 Northeast Competition

New American Paintings is a museum-quality, soft-cover art periodical, published bimonthly by The Open Studios Press. Each 184 page volume is a regional exhibition-in-print, selling for $20 at 1,500 bookstores, museum shops and art supply stores nationwide. The books have become periodical resources for collectors and art world professionals. The competition's 40 winners will appear in the Feb/Mar 2018 edition of New American Paintings. Now accepting entries from: CT, DE, MA, ME, NH, NJ, NY, PA, RI, and VT. Juror: Susan Cross, Curator, MASS MoCA. We define the activity of painting broadly, and all styles and media are welcome, as long as the work is singular. $50 entry fee. Deadline: August 31, 2017. More info. Contact: email or call 617-778-5265.
International
Call for Artists
Aug31

Open Call for Art - Q4 Art Competition Early Entry

Artist Portfolio Magazine is now accepting early entries into our Q4 Art Competition. Awards: 1st $1200, 2nd $500, 3rd $300, plus publication in Artist Portfolio Magazine. Open to all artists, and all visual art mediums. Entry only $15, Entry plus post art $25. Deadline: August 31, 2017. More info. Contact: email
National
Call for Artists
Sep1

First Annual National Juried Exhibition

The new Wausau Museum of Contemporary Art, in central Wisconsin, is now accepting entries for its first annual juried art exhibition, October 6 - December 29, 2017. $10,000 will be awarded to Best of Show. Juror: Alyssa Monks. Open to all artists in the United States. Must be at least 18 years of age. All mediums are accepted, with the exception of video and computer generated works. $50 entry fee. Deadline: September 1, 2017. More info. Contact: email or call 715-571-6551.
National
Call for Artists
Sep1

46th Annual Waynesboro Fall Foliage Art Show

The Shenandoah Valley Art Center seeks artists for an outdoor juried fine art exhibition, October 14-15, 2017 on the streets of historic downtown Waynesboro, Virginia. $10,000 in awards. Juror: piper e brown. We are seeking artists in the following media: Oil and Acrylic Painting, Watermedia, Photography, Graphics Drawing and Printmaking, 2D Mixed Media, 3D Mixed Media, Wood, Glass, Pottery, Sculpture, Jewelry. All work must be original, made by hand, and designed and executed by the accepted artist. Artists must be present with their work for the entire two days of the art show. Artists may only show work in categories and body of work selected by the Jury. All work exhibited must be of the quality, category and body of work of that shown in the images juried. $20 jury fee, $190 booth fee. Deadline: September 1, 2017. More info. Contact: email or call 540-949-7662.
Regional
Call for Artists
Sep1

21st Annual ArtWorks of Eau Gallie - A Juried Fine Arts Festival

ArtWorks of Eau Gallie announces a call to artists for a juried fine arts festival, November 18-19, 2017 in the Eau Gallie Arts District in Melbourne, FL. $20,000 in awards, including the $3500 Link Johnsten Best of Show Award, and $4000 in sponsor purchase awards. Works will be accepted in numerous media; and all work must be original by the artist. Open to all artists over the age of 18. This is a "working artists" show. Artists display original art for sale and also create new artworks in their booths. Demonstrators' awards are included in the awards. $185 ($25 application fee + $160 booth fee). Deadline: September 1, 2017. More info. Contact: email or call 321-242-1456.
International
Call for Artists
Sep1

H2O: An Open Call for Works Exploring Water

Manifest Creative Research Gallery in Cincinnati, OH announces a call to artists for an upcoming art exhibition, November 10 - December 8, 2017. This is an open call to artists worldwide exploring the theme of water from aesthetic, creative, and intellectual standpoints. This theme is open to wide interpretation and expression. This exhibit has no predefined expectation for type or style of work to be considered or selected. Submissions can range from the most traditional to the most conceptual or experimental. The only criteria beyond excellent quality is that works must in some way relate to the theme of Water. $40 for up 3 entries, $10 for each additional entry. Deadline: September 1, 2017. More info. Contact: email or call 513-861-3638.
International
Call for Artists
Sep1

Photographer's Exhibit (All Entries Shown)

International Gallery of the Arts seeks entries for an online photography exhibition, September 15 - November 15, 2017. Awards: social media, newsletter and home page promotion. Here's a great opportunity for photographers! This is not a juried art competition. This is an "All Entries Shown" Exhibition. All entries that are of good quality will be automatically featured in this exhibit. Theme: All styles and types of photography, including photography that is placed on pillows, cups, mousepads etc. 10% of the proceeds support the organization: "A Place Called Home". Please visit the prospectus for details. $20 USD for 1-2 images. Deadline: September 1, 2017. More info. Contact: email
National
Call for Artists
Sep2

LDG Ninth Annual Figurative Drawing and Painting Exhibition

The Lore Degenstein Gallery of Susquehanna University announces a call to artists for a juried art exhibition, October 28 - December 10, 2017 in Selinsgrove, Pennsylvania. $6000 in awards: First $2500, Second $1250, Third $950, Fourth $750, Fifth $550. Juror: Alia El-Bermani. Submissions are being accepted for this national, juried visual art competition and exhibition, open to two-dimensional figurative artists (referencing the human figure in some way), who are over the age of 18, working in painting, drawing, printmaking, or fiber. $25 entry fee. Deadline: September 2, 2017. More info. Contact: email or call 570-372-4059.
Local
Call for Artists
Sep2

Live Painting Contest - Prize Gallery Show

Thornhill Foundation for the Arts announces a call to artists for a painting contest at Centennial Park in Ybor City, a historic neighborhood in Tampa, FL. 1st Place: $150 + Solo Gallery Show in Spring of 2018; 2nd: $50 gift card for art supplies + Tampa Museum of Art Membership; 3rd: Tampa Museum of Art Membership. Jurors: Kevin Ball, Nancy Kirkpatrick, Princess Smith. Acrylic, Oil, 2D mixed media produced on site only. $10 entry fee, includes 12 x 12 canvas. Deadline: September 2, 2017. More info. Contact: email or call 813-955-5833.
National
Call for Artists
Sep3

'Reflections in Pastel' Arkansas Pastel Society 7th National Competition

The Arkansas Pastel Society announces a call to artists for a juried art exhibition, November 10, 2017 -February 24, 2018 at Butler Center Gallery in Little Rock, Arkansas. Over $2500 in awards, including $1000 grand prize. Juror: Christine Ivers. Open to all artists at least 18 years old. Entries must be at least 80% soft or oil pastel. Entries must be original, unpublished and executed within the last three years. Paintings that have won an award at a national level exhibition are not eligible. Works produced in a class, workshop, or under another artist's supervision are not eligible. Images from Internet or copyrighted materials may not be used as source. APS members $25 first image, $10 each additional, up to 3 total. Non-members $30/$15. Deadline: September 3, 2017. More info. Contact: email
National
Call for Artists
Sep3

"It's Pastel" 9th Annual Juried Exhibition

The Pastel Society of New Hampshire seeks entries for their annual juried exhibition, held October 21 - November 25, 2017 at the Portsmouth Discover Center, Academy Gallery in Portsmouth, NH. Over $5000 in awards. Juror of selection: Kim Lordier, Juror of awards: Christine Ivers. Open to all artists in the United States. Work must be original soft pastel only (no less than 80%). No oil pastels. No classroom or workshop work allowed. Paintings must have been completed after January 1, 2015. All paintings must be for sale. $35/Members, $45 Non-members for up to 3 images. Deadline: September 3, 2017. More info (PDF). Contact: email
International
Call for Artists
Sep3

eerie, creepy, scary, spooky

Las Laguna Gallery in Laguna Beach, CA announces a call to artists for an upcoming art exhibition, October 6-27, 2017. For this call to art we are looking artworks that fit the categories, or eerie, creepy, scary, or spooky. Has your art been described as peculiar, strange, unsettling, or chilling? Do you create works that are frightening, mysterious, or weird? There is no telling why people are drawn to the bizarre and haunting art? For this call for art, we'd like to be shocked, stunned and surprised. All artists, professional and amateur are encouraged to submit their artwork. $35 entry fee. Deadline: September 3, 2017. More info. Contact: email or call 949-667-1803.
National
Call for Artists
Sep3

Art of Protest - 12th Annual Open Juried Exhibit

Imago Foundation for the Arts announces a call to artists for a juried art exhibition, November 2 - December 3, 2017 in Warren, RI. Cash awards: Best in Show $1000. Juror: Stephen Fisher. Seeking artworks created in all media that address ideas regarding protest. Style and materials can range from conventional to cutting-edge, limited only by the artist's creativity. IFA is not accepting video art or time-based works for this juried exhibit. $50 for 3 works. Deadline: September 3, 2017. More info. Contact: email or call 401-245-3348.
International
Call for Artists
Sep3

Alchemic Body | Fire . Air . Water . Earth - Bogotà 2017

It's LIQUID Group, in collaboration with Jorge Jurado Gallery, is selecting all interesting photography, painting, installation/sculpture, video art and performance art works to include in the next 2017 exhibition Alchemic Body | Fire . Air . Water . Earth, International photography, painting, installation, video-art and performance art festival, that will be hosted in Bogotà (Colombia), at Jorge Jurado Gallery, November 1-30, 2017. The exhibition is organized and curated by Arch. Luca Curci (director of It's LIQUID Group). Selection is open to video art, photography, painting, sculpture/installation, art performance and experimental dance. Artists, photographers, video makers and performers are invited to submit their works by e-mail to lucacurci@lucacurci.com. Deadline: September 3, 2017. More info. Contact: email
National
Call for Artists
Sep4

Pastels Chicago 2017 Sixth Biennial National Juried Open Exhibition

The Chicago Pastel Painters announces a call to artists for a juried art exhibition, November 8 - December 3, 2017 at Mayslake Peabody Estate in Oak Brook, Illinois. Best of Show $1500 with approximately $8,000 in cash and merchandise. Juror of Selection: Jen Evenhus, Judge of Awards: Ellen Eagle. Work must be original soft pastels only. No classroom or workshop work. All work must be for sale. CPP members $35, non-members $45, up to 3 images. Deadline: September 4, 2017. More info. Contact: email or call 773 583-8391.
National
Call for Artists
Sep4

6th Annual Juried Photography Show and Sale

Lodi Community Art Center and Gallery seeks entries for a juried photography exhibition, October 4-29, 2017 in Lodi, CA. Best of Show $200, 1st Place $100, 2nd Place $75 and 3rd Place $50 in each category. Juror: Gary Johnson. Enter up to 5 images of original photographic art. Classic dark room, digitally enhanced and digitally created work is accepted. Work must have been created within the last 24 months. Categories are Landscape/Seascape, Nature/Wildlife, People/Fashion/Beauty, Architecture/Man-Made, Conceptual/Elements of Design, and Lodi Wine. Accepted work shipped must have pre-paid return shipping labels and arrive no later than September 25, 2017. $20 per entry for non members, $15 per entry fee for members of Lodi Community Art Center. Deadline: September 4, 2017. More info. Contact: email or call 209 745-4268.
International
Call for Artists
Sep5

"An Opportunity to Shine" - Online Solo Art Series

Light Space & Time Online Art Gallery announces a call to artists for an online art competition, September 15, 2017 to January 14, 2018. Extensive worldwide publicity & promotion for winning artists, including a listing in Artsy.net. Juror: John R Math. 2D and 3D media (including photography). Artists 18+, amateur or professional, no geographic restrictions - (No Theme). $25.00 for 5 entries. Deadline: September 5, 2017. More info. Contact: email or call 561-301-8806.
Regional
Call for Artists
Sep5

State of the Arts 2017

The Prairie Village Arts Council announces a call to artists for a juried art exhibition, October 2-30, 2017 at the R.G. Endres Gallery in Prairie Village, KS. Awards totaling $3,500. Open to all artists, 18 years of age or older. 2D & 3D artwork of any media is acceptable. Artwork must be original, not more than 2 years old, not done in a class or under supervision of another artist, and not copied from published photos or from photos taken by others without their written permission. $40 entry fee. Deadline: September 5, 2017. More info. Contact: email or call (310) 994-3545.
International
Call for Artists
Sep8

Photo Shoot: 2017

Black Box Gallery in Portland, Oregon seeks entries for a juried photography exhibition, October 1-20, 2017. Juror: Todd Johnson. Open to all photographers. 24 photographs will be selected by the juror for exhibiton at the gallery. An additional 30 photographs will be selected for an online exhibition. $35 entry fee. Deadline: September 8, 2017. More info. Contact: email or call 503-804-5032.
International
Call for Artists
Sep10

Divergent Ink: Black & White International Print Show, Autumn 2017

Rubber City Prints seeks entries for a juried printmaking exhibition, October 13 - December 7, 2017 at Rubber City Prints in Akron, OH. Best of Show receives a solo exhibition. Add'l prizes will be awarded. Juror: Erica Criss, NYC Print Studio Manager. We are seeking a show that displays diversity, contrast, and individuality. "Divergent Ink" will capture harmony and uniformity within the relative degrees of black and white ink. We hope to link our world of contrast with the subtleties of printmaking in the absence of color. By entering this show you'll support the growth of a non-profit artist-based printmaking community, future residencies and internships for local students. Criteria for selection: Prints must display an excellent use of printmaking processes and techniques. Prints must display only Black & White Ink with gray values accepted. Selected prints will encompass artistic diversity in size, orientation and location throughout the world. Maximum size is 29"x41". Prints must have been created within one year of our submission deadline. Only original fine art prints are eligible; reproductions of other artwork in the form of digital prints are not acceptable. $45 for first 3 entries. $10 for each additional entry under 20x30 paper size. $15 for each additional entry over 20x30 paper size. Deadline: September 10, 2017. More info. Contact: email or call 330-269-9837.
Local
Call for Artists
Sep10

Roselle Park Arts Festival

Artists are invited to apply for the Roselle Park's 3rd Annual juried Arts in the Street Festival held September 23, 2017 in downtown Roselle Park, New Jersey. Cash awards. Juror: Pamela Welch-Reinoso. Sponsored by Kean University, Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders, Roselle Park 24/7 and the Borough of Roselle Park the festival is an annual day long celebration of all the arts featuring local, statewide and professional artists in a variety of media! Touted by Roselle Park News as the #1 event in 2015, RP Loves Arts! fest welcomed visitors to outdoor showcases of artists, Master Classes, discussions of film, animation, gaming, dance, music, and ending with an evening of Jazz. Last year over 3000 people were served by this event. This is an outdoor festival and artist must be present. 2-D, 3-D, photography and mixed media. $25 application fee. Deadline: September 10, 2017. More info. Contact: email or call 908-241-0818.
National
Call for Artists
Sep10

NOAPS Holiday Small Works Show

The National Oil & Acrylic Painters' Society (NOAPS) announces a call to artists for a juried art exhibition, November 13 - December 30, 2017 at Cathy Kline Gallery in Parkville, MO. Awards will approximate $10,000 in cash and sponsor merchandise including the Best of Show $2,000. Juror: Hebe Brooks. This exhibit honors the best in oil and acrylic small paintings. Maximum size of the art should be 200 sq in unframed (example: 12 X 16 = 192 square inches). Minimum size should be no smaller than 36 sq in or 6" x 6" unframed. Art work must be original two dimensional with mediums limited to oil and acrylic paints completed in the last three (3) years and not previously accepted in any other NOAPS Exhibit. Current NOAPS Membership 2017 is required and it can be obtained when entering this exhibit or through our website. $20 for 1st entry and $10 per additional entry, up to 5 maximum. Deadline: September 10, 2017. More info. Contact: email
International
Call for Artists
Sep10

International Call for Artists for Online Art Competition, "All Cityscapes"

Contemporary Art Gallery Online announces a call to artists for an online art exhibition, September 10 - October 7, 2017. Prizes include Memberships to Contemporary Art Gallery Online, Radio Interviews, Inclusion in the Year End Anthology Publication, and more. Juror: Sharon Drinkard - Curator of Contemporary Art Gallery Online, Michael Harris - Art Collector, Gallery Board Member - Portia T. Webb. All work must belong to the person submitting the application. The art or a print of the original and must be available for sale. The artist must be at least 18 years old. $15 for up to three images and $25 for up to five images. Deadline: September 10, 2017. More info. Contact: email or call 844-210-7722.
National
Call for Artists
Sep13

2018 Miami University Young Painters Competition

Miami University announces a call to artists for a juried art exhibition, December 14, 2017 - February 10, 2018 at Hiestand Galleries in Oxford, OH. $10,000.00 Yeck Purchase Prize; $2500.00 Second Place; $2000.00 Third Place. Juror: Michelle Grabner, artist, writer & curator. Open to U.S. artists, aged 25-35; Year 2018 is for Non-Representational paintings only. $25 entry fee. Deadline: September 13, 2017. More info. Contact: email or call 513-529-1883.
International
Call for Artists
Sep13

The Chelsea International Photography Competition

Agora Gallery in New York, NY seeks entries for a juried photography exhibition, January 27 - February 7, 2018. Prizes valued at more than $55,000 include a group exhibition at the gallery in NYC and online/print promotion. Jurors: Karen Irvine, Salvatore Vitale, Sarah Tanguy. There are two competition categories: Amateur and Professional. National and international submissions are welcome. Participants must be at least 18 years of age. Entry fees: Amateur Photography: $25; Professional Photography: $45 (up to 5 images for both categories). Deadline: September 13, 2017. More info. Contact: email
National
Call for Artists
Sep15

Drawing from Perception VIII

Drawing from Perception is a national juried drawing exhibition organized by Wright State University's Robert and Elaine Stein Galleries and Department of Art and Art History. The exhibit runs January 16 - February 25, 2018 in Dayton, Ohio. Juror: Catherine Kehoe. Open to all artists living in the United States 18 years of age or older. Current faculty, staff, and students of Wright State University are ineligible. The aim of the exhibition is to highlight the finest contemporary examples of drawing from direct observation using traditional media. $30 for up to 3 works. Deadline: 11:59 P.M. September 15, 2017. More info. Contact: email or call (937) 775-4115 or (937) 775-2896.
National
Call for Artists
Sep15

National Photography Fellowship Competition - Developed Work

The Midwest Center for Photography in Wichita, Kansas seeks entries for a juried photography exhibition, October 27 - November 10, 2017. One recipient will be awarded the $250 Developed Work Fellowship Award, and receive one year artist representation by MWCP online. Juror: Linda Robinson, Gallery Director, MWCP. Competition for "Developed Work" is based upon a thematically developed body of work. We are looking for photographers who have worked with an idea and have developed it into a solid framework resulting in a fully developed series of photographic images. Artists must submit a brief artist statement outlining the intentions of the work. Selection will be considered from the cohesive body of work submitted by each artist rather than solely on individual images. The competition is open to all photographers nationwide in the USA, and open to all photographic genre and subject matter. Selected artists will have their work featured in the exhibition and online. $40 entry fee. Deadline: September 15, 2017. More info. Contact: email or call 316-269-1250.
International
Call for Artists
Sep15

"Landscapes" Call for Entry

Colors of Humanity Art Gallery announces a call to artists for an online art exhibition in October. Cash prizes will be given. According to Webster Dictionary, the definition of landscape is: 1. A portion of land or territory which the eye can comprehend in a single view, including all the objects it contains. 2. A picture representing a scene by land or sea, actual or fancied, the chief subject being the general aspect of nature, as fields, hills, forests, water, etc. 3. The pictorial aspect of a country. It can be expressed many ways and we look forward to seeing your interpretation. We will be donating 10% of all entry fees from this show to the Global Food Crisis Fund. GFCF assists hungry people in developing food security. All artists 18 and over may enter 2D works in all types of media. $20 for 1 or 2 pieces (You may enter more than once.). Deadline: September 15, 2017. More info. Contact: email
International
Call for Artists
Sep16

84th Annual International Exhibition of Fine Art in Miniature

The Miniature Painters, Sculptors & Gravers Society of Washington, D.C. announces a call to artists for a juried art exhibition, November 19, 2017 - January 6, 2018 at The Mansion at Strathmore in North Bethesda, MD. Approximately $7,000 in awards. Juror: Thomas Hipschen. Original works in any traditional media, prints from original plates, sculptures. Crafts and art works produced by photographic, giclee, laser or digital techniques NOT accepted. Overall area of image must not exceed 25 sq. inches (156 sq cm). Outside dimension of frame must not exceed 56 sq. inches (360 sq. cm). Sculpture may not exceed 6 inches (15 cm) in any direction including the base. Entry fees vary (See prospectus). Deadline: September 16, 2017. More info (PDF). Contact: nancy@miniartsupply.biz or LRychlec@gmail.com or call 301-977-2190 or 301-987-6779.
International
Call for Artists
Sep17

Movement Time & Space - Art Created Without Boundaries

Bauhaus Prairie Art Gallery seeks entries for an online art exhibition, September 22 - October 27, 2017. Cash award-Best of Show, 1st, 2nd, 3rd & 4th Place; 8 Honorable Mentions, Cetificates of Excellence for top winners. Juror: Caryl Morgan. Fine art 2-D works in all media as well as images of 3-dimensional sculpture and installations are accepted. Artists may render using traditional approaches or step out of the normal genre to create a new world encompassing science and experimental theory. A more detailed exhibition concept is posted on the prospectus. 3 entries for $30. Deadline: September 17, 2017. More info. Contact: email or call 580-362-3611 - leave message.
National
Call for Artists
Sep18

Luminous

Arc Gallery in San Francisco announces a call to artists for a juried art exhibition, November 11 - December 9, 2017. $250 check, Award ribbon, certificate & show catalog for top 3 works. Juror: Danielle Fox, Slate Contemporary Gallery, Oakland. Open to artists residing in the United States. Sculpture, painting, drawing, photo, printmaking, ceramics, assemblage, collage, mixed media, fiber art, artist book. We are seeking work that captures the elusive magic of the word, "luminous." How do you depict a glowing from within, that which reflects light, or something illuminated or bathed in light? Subjects may encompass the brightness of a celestial object, eyes glowing with love, an ardent heart, a halo of light, radiant power, something ablaze, or objects that are shimmery, sparkling, glistening, lustrous, incandescent. Surprise us with your interpretation. $35 entry fee. Deadline: September 18, 2017. More info. Contact: email or call 415-518-6485.
International
Call for Artists
Sep18

Photographic call for submissions "vistas"

A Smith Gallery in Johnson City, TX seeks entries for a juried photography exhibition, November 3 to December 17, 2017. Fifty to fifty five images will be selected for exhibition. A Blurb full color catalogue of the exhibit will be available for purchase. Awards are $325 for Juror's Award, $250 for Director's Award, three Juror Honorable Mentions each receiving an exhibition catalogue, discretionary Director Honorable Mentions each receiving an exhibition catalogue and $100 for Visitors' Award. Juror: Dan Burkholder. Vistas: landscape, glimpse, seascape, view, overlook, horizon, scenery... Photographers of all levels are invited to submit work reflecting the theme "vistas." $35 for the first 5 images and $6 for each additional image. Entries of 11 or more images are entitled to a review by the gallery directors. Deadline: September 18, 2017. More info. Contact: email or call 512-422-4080.
International
Call for Artists
Sep19

Napa Lighted Art Festival

The City of Napa, CA seeks entries for the Napa Lighted Art Festival, December 9-17, 2017. Ten to fifteen original art works will be selected for display throughout the Napa Downtown and the Oxbow District, each receiving a $2,000 stipend. Jurors: Lewis deSoto, Mechele Manno, Milbert Mariano, Amy Owen, and Member of the City of Napa Public Art Steering Committee. The festival supports the innovative techniques using light and light technologies as a growing art medium. We are not looking for artworks where light is used only to illuminate your work. Light itself in any form should be the actual artwork and we require that the role of light be essential to your concept. We also strongly encourage new technologies and innovative use of light. Artwork could include any of the following: Light art, Video art, 3D video mapping projections and projects that use technology or interactivity. The spirit of the Napa Lighted Art Festival is to embody the following core concepts: Innovative, Contemporary, Uplifting, Inspiring and Imaginative. $10 entry fee. Deadline: September 19, 2017. More info (PDF). Contact: email or call 707-257-9957.
International
Call for Artists
Sep20

International Juried Photography Competition

Fusion Art seeks entries for an online photography exhibition, October 15, 2017 - January 14, 2018. Worldwide publicity and promotion for winning photographers. Juror: Chris Hoffman. The gallery invites photographers, worldwide, to submit their best work using analog, digital, digital manipulation and/or any alternative processes. For this open, no theme, competition all photographers over the age of 18, regardless of location or experience, are encouraged to submit their best representational and non-representational digital art and photography. $35 for up to 5 images. Deadline: September 20, 2017. More info. Contact: email
National
Call for Artists
Sep24

Become Part of the 36th Smithsonian Craft Show!

The Smithsonian Craft Show held April 25-29, 2018 in Washington, DC is committed to presenting the most thoughtful, original, and skilled American craft and design objects. The Craft Show is looking for artists who produce one-of-a-kind and limited edition objects that have been conceived and perfected by the artist's own hands and created in the artist's studio. All work submitted to the Smithsonian Craft Show must be created and made in the United States. One hundred-twenty premier artists representing all facets of contemporary design and craft will be selected from a large pool artists nationwide. Artists working in the following media are eligible to apply: basketry, ceramics, decorative fiber, furniture, glass, jewelry, leather, metal, mixed media, paper, wearable art and wood. Jurors who will select the 2018 artists are: Bruce Helander, Independent art critic and writer, curator, artist; Jane Milosch, Director, Smithsonian Provenance Research Initiative and curator; Shoji Satake, Asst. Professor in Ceramics, West Virginia University. Apply by Sep 10: $50; apply by Sep 24: $75. Deadline: September 24, 2017. More info. Contact: email or call 888-832-9554.
International
Call for Artists
Sep26

3rd Annual "Figures & Faces" International Art Competition

Fusion Art seeks entries for an online art exhibition, October 1-31, 2017. Cash prizes will be given to the top 3 winners in each catetory. Worldwide publicity and promotion to winning artists. Juror: Chris Hoffman. For this competition artists, worldwide, are encouraged to submit their best art and photography of the human form - both figures and faces. The artwork can range from realism to surrealism to abstraction and all artists over the age of 18, regardless of location or experience, are encouraged to submit. $25 for first 2 images / $10 each additional image. Deadline: September 26, 2017. More info. Contact: email
International
Call for Artists
Sep29

31st International Materials: Hard + Soft Contemporary Craft Competition

The Greater Denton Arts Council announces a call to artists for a juried craft exhibition, February 3 - May 5, 2018 at Patterson-Appleton Arts Center in Denton, Texas. Juror Awards in the amounts of $1,000, $750, $500 and $250. Juror: Perry Price, Executive Director of Houston Center for Contemporary Craft. 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 (2015-2017) and not previously exhibited at the Patterson-Appleton Arts Center. $40 for up to 3 pieces of work. Deadline: September 29, 2017. More info. Contact: email or call 940-382-2787.
Regional
Call for Artists
Sep29

Texas Mushroom Festival Art Contest

The Texas Mushroom Festival is presenting its Annual Art Contest and Show. The Jury selected art will be shown at the Truman Kimbro Convention Center in Madisonville, Texas during the Texas Mushroom Festival on October 14, 2017. First Place $750 / Second Place $50 / Third Place $50. Entry is open to all levels of expertise, ages 18 and over. Submissions are restricted to 36"x48" and under. Artwork should be suitable for display on an easel, (i.e. Framed, matted or on rigid substrate, but no glass in frames). Mailed artwork must be in a sturdy package suitable for return along with sufficient funds to be packaged and returned. Sales of artwork at the show will be entirely between Artist and Buyer, all delivery of any said artwork is Artist's responsibility. $30 entry fee. Deadline: September 29, 2017. More info. Contact: email or call 877-908-8808.
National
Call for Artists
Sep30

Ocala Outdoor Sculpture Competition - Call to Artists

The City of Ocala in partnership with the Appleton Museum of Art, Fine Arts For Ocala, and Marion Cultural Alliance is accepting submissions from artists working in North America to participate in the Fourth Ocala Outdoor Sculpture Competition. Ten works will be selected for a 20-month exhibition (February 12, 2018 - September 16, 2019) at Tuscawilla Park in Ocala, FL. Best of Show, Second Place, Honorable Mention, and People's Choice awards will be selected. Total Awards: $24,000. Artists must be 18 or older to enter. Seeking large-scale, outdoor sculpture. Metal, wood, ceramic, concrete, stone, etc. Entries may be submitted via email or mail. $25 for 1-3 entries. Deadline: September 30, 2017. More info. Contact: email or call 352-629-8447.
International
Call for Artists
Sep30

Open Competition for All Photographers

Artist Portfolio Magazine is now accepting entries into our 2017 Online Photography Competition. 1st Place $300 + Cover of Artist Portfolio Magazine, 2nd Place $200 + 4 Page Spread, 3rd Place $100 + 4 Page Spread. Open to all photographers worldwide regardless of your standing in the art world. We receive art from artists who are just starting out (we've featured some on our past covers) to professional artists and everyone is treated equal and given the same amount of respect. 20 artists will be chosen for this issue. Any style of photography is acceptable (digital, analog, photo manipulation, etc ... Anything photography). $30 for 4 works of art. Deadline: September 30, 2017. More info.
Regional
Call for Artists
Sep30

Cocoa Beach, FL Art Show

Artists are invited to apply for the Cocoa Beach Art Show, November 25-27, 2017 in Downtown Cocoa Beach, FL. Up to $15,000 in prizes. Eligible media: Ceramics/Clay, Digital Art, Textiles/Leather, Glass, Jewelry and Metalwork, Two-Dimensional Mixed Media, Three-Dimensional Mixed Media, Painting-Oil and Acrylic, Photography, Printmaking and Drawing, Sculpture. Items not permitted: Any buy-sell products; jewelry not totally handmade, including settings; ceramics cast from commercial molds; crocheted or knitted items; string art; candles; decoupage; china painting; shell craft or any items from kits or mass-produced; commercial displays of picture frames, art supplies, loose stones, belt buckles, etc. $35 application fee. Deadline: September 30, 2017. More info. Contact: email or call 321-749-7874.
International
Call for Artists
Sep30

Hopeful Darkness

International Encaustic Artists seeks entries for a juried art exhibition, November 28-December 16, 2017 at Atlantic Gallery in New York, NY. Juror: Ingrid Dinter. Both 2D and 3D art will be considered including painting, prints, mixed media, sculpture and artists books made with encaustic or cold wax media and techniques. Encaustic or cold wax must be the primary media. Work no larger than 18 inches in any direction may be submitted. The gallery can accommodate hanging works that are wired and ready for hanging, and can provide pedestals for sculptural work. $45 entry fee; IEA members may enter for a fee of $25. Deadline: September 30, 2017. More info. Contact: email or call 661-373-1518.
International
Call for Artists
Oct1

Sugarloaf Craft Festivals - Fall 2017

Sugarloaf Craft Festivals is seeking artists for its Fall juried art festivals: 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. 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. Jurying begins in January and continues until show is full. $20 Seasonal Application Fee. More info. Contact: email or call 301-990-1400.
International
Call for Artists
Oct1

The 8th Annual Manifest Prize

Manifest Gallery in Cincinnati, Ohio presents an international open call for its 8th Annual Manifest Prize (ONE) exhibition, open to works of any media, any genre/style, any size. One work is selected and exhibited for four weeks (December 15, 2017 - January 12, 2018) in its own gallery space along with being awarded a $5000 cash prize for excellence. There is no required, predetermined theme, style or media of works to be submitted for consideration. $40 for up to 3 entries, $10 for each additional entry. Deadline: October 1, 2017. More info. Contact: email or call 513-861-3638.
National
Call for Artists
Oct2

Call for Artists! 3-Day Fine Arts Festival in Downtown Mooresville, NC

Arts at the Mill & Mooresville Arts announce a call to artists for a three-day indoor national fine arts festival, November 10-12, 2017 at the historic Mill in Downtown Mooresville, NC. Acceptable artwork: paintings/drawings, photography, pottery/sculpture, glass, woodwork, fiber, mixed media, fine jewelry and other original handcrafted fine art or artisanal quality work. $25 (non-refundable) application fee. Deadline: October 2, 2017. More info. Contact: email
Statewide
Call for Artists
Oct4

Manifest Regional Showcase: Pennsylvania

Manifest Gallery in Cincinnati, OH announces a call to artists for an upcoming art exhibition, December 15, 2017 - January 12, 2018. This is an open call. This exhibit has no predefined expectation for type or style of work to be considered or selected. The only criteria for entry is that works must qualify as works of visual art made by artists living in Pennsylvania. Submissions can range from the most traditional to the most conceptual. $40 for up to 3 entries, $10 for each additional entry. Deadline: October 4, 2017. More info. Contact: email or call 513-861-3638.
Statewide
Call for Artists
Oct4

Manifest Regional Showcase: Illinois

Manifest Gallery in Cincinnati, Ohio announces a call to artists for an upcoming art exhibition, December 15, 2017 - January 12, 2018. Artists much be residents of Illinois. $40 for up to 3 entries, $10 for each additional entry. Deadline: October 4, 2017. More info. Contact: email or call 513-861-3638.
National
Call for Artists
Oct5

Open Call for Works Exploring Race & Identity

The LH Horton Jr Gallery at San Joaquin Delta College in Stockton, CA seeks entries for a group exhibition of 10 to 12 artists, February 22 - March 16, 2018. Artists selected for exhibition will receive a stipend of up to $400, depending on the location and amount of work to be delivered or shipped. Juror: Jan Marlese, Gallery Director. The exhibition, A Conversation on Race and Identity, will present works that examine the personal and social impact of race/ethnicity on identity perception. Artists' work may explore identity from a personal, introspective point of view or by focusing on socially constructed ideas of race and identity, from colorism to ethnic stereotyping. The Gallery seeks to present works that are racially and socially diverse in representation and broad in perspective. Entry is open to artists residing in the United States, and working in any medium, including primarily 2D and 3D works, as well as limited installation, interactive works, and video screenings. Please see prospectus for further instructions. No entry fee. Deadline: October 5, 2017 (postmark). More info. Contact: email or call 209-954-5507.
International
Call for Artists
Oct6

Tapped: 8th Annual Exhibit of Works by Artists and Their Professors

Manifest Gallery in Cincinnati, OH announces a call to artists for an upcoming art exhibition, December 15, 2017 - January 12, 2018. Out of respect for the artist-teacher bond, and in honor of professors working hard to help artists tap into a higher mind relative to art and life, we offer an annual international open call, calling for works of art by current or former professor/student pairs, with no predetermined theme, style, size, or type of work to be selected. $40 for up to 3 entries, $10 for each additional entry. Deadline: October 6, 2017. More info. Contact: email or call 513-861-3638.
International
Call for Artists
Oct8

BotaniK - Art Opportunity

Las Laguna Gallery in Laguna Beach, CA presents BotaniK, November 2-30, 2017. For this artist opportunity the gallery is seeking works that explore plants. Works that show flowers, plants, trees, leaves, cactus, succulents, etc. to be considered. All artists, professional and amateur, and multiple art mediums will be considered: 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), Printmaking and Watercolor. $35 entry fee. Deadline: October 8, 2017. More info. Contact: email or call 949-667-1803.
International
Call for Artists
Oct8

BotaniK

Las Laguna Gallery in Laguna Beach, CA seeks entries for an upcoming art exhibition, November 2-30, 2017. Juror: Lori McBride. For this artist opportunity the gallery is seeking works that explore plants. Works that show flowers, plants, trees, leaves, cactus, succulents, etc. to be considered. All artists, professional, amateur and all ages will be considered. 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), Printmaking and Watercolor, will be considered. $35 entry fee. Deadline: October 8, 2017. More info. Contact: email or call 949-667-1803.
International
Call for Artists
Oct8

Endangered Fine Art and Photography Contest 2017

The Endangered Fine Art and Photography Contest is an online, juried contest offering $7,000 in prize money and places in our Miami exhibition during Art Week, Dec 6-9, 2017. The challenge is to interpret Endangered through: Celebration of the beauty of endangered species/habitats or illustration of the threats they face. The categories for entry are: Fine Art (including sculpture, jewelry, wearable art) and Fine Art Photography (digital manipulation accepted). Special category for Young Artists. Entry donations go to the Center for Great Apes, a 501(C)(3) registered sanctuary giving lifetime care to orangutans and chimpanzees rescued from the entertainment industry and the exotic pet trade. Up to 2 images may be submitted for an entry donation of $35, Young artists $5 per image. Deadline: October 8, 2017. More info. Contact: email or call 1-646-269-2389.
International
Call for Artists
Oct9

48th Annual Scottsdale Arts Festival

Now in its 48th year, the Scottsdale Arts Festival, held every March during the height of the city's tourist season, has established a reputation as the premier arts festival in the Southwest. It has been named "Best Arts Festival" by Phoenix New Times and one of Art Fair SourceBook's "'Elite 20' Fine Art Fairs." The Scottsdale Arts Festival showcases 170 jury-selected artists from throughout the United States and Canada, live music on two stages, gourmet food trucks, wine tastings, creative activities for families and children, an online benefit art auction, free admission to the Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art (SMoCA) and more. Types of work accepted: Ceramics, Digital Art, Drawing, Fiber, Glass, Jewelry, Metal, Mixed Media, Painting, Photography, Printmaking, Sculpture, Wood. $1000 Best of Show & merit awards for each category. $35 application fee, $475 for 10'x10' booth, $950 for double booth. Deadline: October 9, 2017 at midnight. More info. Contact: email or call 480-874-4671.
International
Call for Artists
Oct9

Photographic call for entry "unique: alternative processes"

A Smith Gallery in Johnson City, Texas seeks entries for a juried photography exhibition, November 24, 2017 to January 14, 2018. Thirty to thirty five images will be selected. for exhibition. A Blurb full color catalogue of the exhibit will be available for purchase. $675 in awards. Juror: Christina Z Anderson. Photographers of all levels are invited to submit work reflecting the theme "Unique: Alternative Processes." Any unique handmade prints are eligible with the exception of silver gelatin, C-prints and digital prints. Eligible prints include cyanotype, lumens, Van Dyke, salt, chemigram, tintype, bromoil, gum bichromate, platinum/palladium, photogravure, albumen, liquid emulsion, ziatype, image transfers, kallitypes, lith prints and mordancage. Unique prints made from digital negatives are eligible. The camera used for capture is immaterial. $35 for the first 5 images and $6 for each additional image. Deadline: October 9, 2017. More info. Contact: email or call 512-422-4080.
International
Call for Artists
Oct15

Images: A Festival of the Arts

Artists are invited to apply for Images 2018, held January 26-28 at Riverside Drive and Canal Streets in New Smyrna Beach, FL. $28,500 in prize money. Artists can apply in 13 categories - painting, jewelry, fine crafts, ceramics, digital art, fiber, leather, mixed media, sculpture, wood, glass, photography, drawing and graphics. $40 jury fee. If invited to participate, $250 booth fee. Deadline: October 15, 2017. Apply thru Zapplication.org. Contact: email or call 386-423-4733.
National
Call for Artists
Oct20

This is America National Juried Show

Gallery Underground in Arlington, Virginia announces a call to artists for a juried art exhibition, November 27-December 29, 2017. $500 cash awards. Juror: Marsha Staiger. All media. Open to artists living/working in the United States. Original works only. No giclees or reproductions except limited edition photography. 2d work may not exceed 60" high x 48" wide. $35 for up to two works. Deadline: Midnight, October 20, 2017. More info. Contact: email or call 571-483-0652.
National
Call for Artists
Oct29

13th Annual Small Works Show

440 Gallery in Brooklyn, NY announces a call to artists for a juried art exhibition, December 7, 2017 - January 7, 2018. Juror's Choice, People's Choice, 440 Gallery Choice - cash prizes for each award. Juror: Angel Bellaran. Open to artists who are at least 18 years old at the time of entry and who have a US shipping address. Work must be no more than 12 inches in any direction including the framing or mounting, or video monitors. The artwork may represent any subject matter. All media - including oils, acrylics, watercolors, pastels, drawings, sculpture in any medium, collage, printmaking, photography and digital media - will be considered. Accepted work must be suitably framed, wired and ready for hanging. Works on paper must be framed under plexiglass or glass. Maximum weight of sculpture: 30 pounds. Wall mounted monitors must be provided for videos. These eligibility requirements will be strictly enforced and work will be refused if it does not comply with the requirements. $40 entry fee. Deadline: October 29, 2017 - midnight ET. More info. Contact: email or call 718.499.3844.
International
Call for Artists
Oct31

LeMoyne Chain of Parks Art Festival

The LeMoyne Center for the Visual Arts seeks artists for the Chain of Parks Art Festival, April 21 & 22, 2018 in Tallahassee, FL. Over $10,000 in awards. Our show is designed for artists who create and execute original, professional quality art. All work displayed must be produced by the exhibiting artist or two person team collaboration and must be consistent with the images submitted. Categories of work include: Studio Pottery, Painting, Drawing/Graphics, Fiber Art, 2D Mixed Media, Jewelry, Photography/Computer Generated Art, Glass, and Sculpture/3D Mixed Media. $30 application fee. $275 booth fee. Deadline: October 31, 2017. More info. Contact: email or call 850-222-8800.
International
Call for Artists
Nov1

10th Annual Small Works Exhibition - Ten X Ten

The Midwest Center for Photography in Wichita, Kansas seeks entries for a juried photography exhibition, November 24 - December 31, 2017. Juror: Linda Robinson, Gallery Director, MWCP. The Ten X Ten show is an annual small works exhibition with an opening reception in November for Black Friday Sales. The exhibit focuses on offering affordable collectable works that are ten inches by ten inches in dimension, and sell for $100 each. Support the shop small, shop local business model of the gallery and participate in this show. Selected artists will also be featured for sale online. Open to all photographers internationally. We are looking for a wide range of photographs from all photographic genre and subject matter, all photographic media is welcome. Each photograph will be considered based upon the merit of individual images submitted by each artist. Theme based entries are not necessary. MWCP will print your exhibition quality image for the show at no cost to you. Prints will be exhibited in rental frames. $40 entry fee. Deadline: November 1, 2017. More info. Contact: email or call 316-269-1250.
International
Call for Artists
Nov1

National Purebred Dog Day Call for Entry - Fine Art/Poster Competition

National Purebred Dog Day is pleased to announce its second annual art competition. One "Best in Show" winner will receive $2,000, their winning image made into a poster representing National Purebred Dog Day. Juror: Susan Sprung. The competition is open to all artists over 18 years of age who have no affiliation with an animal rights group (not to be confused with animal welfare); Entries must be original artwork in both concept and execution, and no portion may be of another artist's published or copyrighted work; Oil, acrylic, watercolor, graphite, colored pencil, pastel, water soluble oils, casein, charcoal, mixed media, egg tempura, or ink. Photographs, sculptures, print art, digital or fiber art is not accepted; Images must be of purebred dogs. $35 per entry, maximum two entries. Deadline: November 1, 2017. More info. Contact: email or call 303-791-6306.
International
Call for Artists
Nov3

small works - Big Talent

Las Laguna Gallery in Laguna Beach, CA announces a call to artists for a juried art exhibition, December 7-29, 2017. Submissions can range from the most traditional to the most conceptual, abstract, or experimental. The only criteria beyond excellent quality is that work size is limited to 16 inches in any direction. All artists, professional and amateur, and multiple art mediums will be considered: 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), Printmaking and Watercolor. $25 for up 3 entries. Deadline: November 3, 2017. More info. Contact: email or call 949-667-1803.
International
Call for Artists
Nov7

Au Naturel: the Nude in the 21st Century

Clatsop Community College announces a call to artists for a juried art exhibition, January 25 - March 15, 2018 at Royal Nebeker Art Gallery in Astoria, OR. $1,000 in cash prizes, up to $2,000 in purchase awards, solo show award, and a select number of visiting artist workshop awards. Juror: Arvie Smith. Open to all artists working in any two-dimensional drawing, painting, and printmaking media with a focus on the nude human figure as subject matter and in which the hand-made mark is employed as the primary means of image-making. $40 for up to three images and $5 for each additional image. Deadline: November 7, 2017. More info (PDF). Contact: email or call (503)298-0295.
National
Call for Artists
Nov11

Expo 37

bj spoke gallery in Huntington, NY announces a call to artists for a juried art exhibition, March 2018. Juror: Cara Manas, Assistant Curator, Department of Painting and Sculpture, Museum of Modern Art. All fine arts media are eligible, including but not limited to painting, drawing, sculpture, installation, video, collage, printmaking, mixed media works. We attempt to show several works of each accepted artist where possible. $35 entry fee. Deadline: November 11, 2017. More info. Contact: email or call 631 549-5106.
National
Call for Artists
Nov30

Scientific Illustration

Fe Gallery in Sacramento, CA announces a call to artists for an upcoming art exhibition, February 10 - April 5, 2018. $500 Best in Show. Multiple art mediums will be considered: from photography to fabric, mixed media, all types of paintings (acrylic, oil, watercolor) drawings, ink, graphite, pastels, colored pencil, encaustic, fiber arts, sculpture (metal, clay, wood, mixed media), etc. All local, national artists over 18 may submit any original work, completed in the last two years. All work must ready to hang, free-standing and 3-D pedestal space available. No video, film, installments or artwork that requires special installation or assembly. Work must be original. Entries are limited to six (6) and not shown previously at Fe Gallery. All work must be for sale and available through the entire run of the show. First image for $20; each additional image is $5 per image. Maximum of six images. Deadline: November 30, 2017 . More info. Contact: email or call 916 456-4455.
International
Call for Artists
Jan28

Women in Art

Las Laguna Gallery is seeking works from women artists for this all media exhibition, March 1-31, 2018 in Laguna Beach, CA. This is an Open Theme event. All local, national and international artists, professional and amateur will be considered in this call for art. 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, will be considered. $35 entry fee. Deadline: January 28, 2018. More info. Contact: email or call 949-667-1803.
National
Call for Artists
Mar1

Call to Artists for St. Johns River Festival of the Arts

Artists are invited to apply for the St. Johns River Festival of the Arts, held May 5-6, 2018 at First Street in Sanford, Florida. $3,000 Best in Show; $12,000 in these categories: Awards of Excellence, Awards of Distinction, Juror's Choice. Fine arts, fine crafts may be submitted with three photos of the artwork and one of the booth set up. All art work must be current and represent the entire body of work to be shown. All applications are juried by a committee. Applications can be made on ZAPP. $25 application fee. Deadline: March 1, 2018. More info. Contact: email or call 407-416-1779.

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