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Oct24
Call for Works by Professors and their Current or Former Students (Posted: 9/9/14) -- Manifest Gallery in Cincinnati, OH announces a call to artists for a juried art exhibition, December 12, 2014 - January 9, 2015. Exhibiting artists will also be featured in the 'season annual' publication. Out of respect for the student-teacher bond, and in honor of professors working hard to help their students tap into a higher mind relative to art and life, we offer Tapped, an annual exhibit that presents works of art by current or former professor/student pairs. The sole criteria for the pairing is that the relationship between the two was a formal teacher/student one at some point in time. Please see full prospectus for parameters on submitting. $36 for up to 3 entries, $10 for each additional entry. Deadline: October 24, 2014. Visit website for prospectus. Questions? Please contact Jason Franz, Executive Director at jason@manifestgallery.org or call 513-861-3638.
Oct24
16th Annual Abstraction Juried Online International Art Exhibition (Posted: 9/23/14) -- Upstream People Gallery announces a call to artists for an online art exhibition, November 1-30, 2014 (then website archive). Up to $3000 for upcoming shows. Cash Awards of Excellence; Special Recognitions, the amounts and number determined by entries and their quality. Juror: Laurence Bradshaw. Open to all artists worldwide with abstract artwork in all media, processes and forms. $35 for up to five images; $5 each add'l; Extended deadline entry at $40. Final deadline: October 24, 2014. Visit website for prospectus, or send a SASE to: 16th Annual Abstraction, Upstream People Gallery, 5607 Howard St., Omaha, NE 68106-1257 USA. Questions? Please contact Larry Bradshaw at shows@upstreampeoplegallery.com or call 402 991-4741.
Oct25
"Portraits" An All Media Online International Exhibition (Posted: 10/7/14) -- SHY RABBIT Online seeks entries for an upcoming exhibition, November 1-30, 2014. D. Michael Coffee, Curator & Creative Director will select three artists, at his sole discretion, to be featured on the SHY RABBIT Online Homepage for the duration of the exhibit. Open to all artists, craftsman and creatives 18 years of age or older. Art must be original and created by the person who submits the work. Non-refundable entry fees are $30 for 1-3 images, plus $5 for each additional image, up to a maximum of 6. Deadline: October 25, 2014. Visit website for details. Questions? Please contact Denise Coffee at shyrabbit01@aol.com or call 970-731-2766.
Oct27
30th Annual Coastal Arts League Juried Show (Posted: 7/17/14) -- The Coastal Arts League in Half Moon Bay, CA seeks entries for a juried art exhibition, December 12, 2014 - January 11, 2015. Total awards $650 for 5 places plus 6 honorable mentions. Juror: Janet Jones. Open to all 10 Bay Area Counties. $10 for first entry, $5 for each subsequent entry. Deadline: October 27, 2014. Download prospectus (PDF format). Questions? Contact Catherine Boutell or Maggie Graham at CALJuriedShow@gmail.com or call 650-726-8613.
Oct27
Thanksgiving Art Competition (Posted: 8/27/14) -- Focus Point & Shape Online Art Gallery seeks 2D entries from around the globe for an online group exhibition, November 1 - December 23, 2014. Awards for Best of Show and 1st & 2nd Place per Media. 'ThanksGiving' is the theme for this competition. Eligible Media: Digital Art, Collage, Watercolor, Mixed Media, Oils, Acrylic media, Charcoal, Graphite, Photography. We encourage entries from emerging artists, professional or non-professional, regardless of where you reside... to apply to this competition by submitting your best representational and non-representational art. $15 for 1-2 images, $25 for 3-4 images. Deadline: October 27, 2014. Visit website for prospectus. Questions? Contact Elizabeth Merchant at curator@focuspointshape.com or call 520-572-0677.
Oct27
$1500 Cash Award + Solo Feature Exhibit of ONE Prize-winning work (Posted: 9/9/14) -- Manifest Gallery in Cincinnati, OH announces a call to artists. Open to works of any media, any genre/style, any size... The winner takes all! The Manifest Prize was launched in 2010 as an annual offering. The cash award for this competition is now $1500 and a four-week solo exhibit (December 12, 2014 - January 9, 2015) of the winning work displayed along with juror statements. $36 for up to 3 entries, $10 for each additional entry. Deadline: October 27, 2014. Visit website for prospectus. Questions? Please contact Jason Franz, Executive Director at jason@manifestgallery.org or call 513-861-3638.
Oct27
4th Annual "Nature" Online Art Competition (Posted: 9/25/14) -- Light Space & Time Online Art Gallery seeks entries for an online art competition, November 1-30, 2014. Extensive worldwide publicity and promotion to the winning artists. Juror: John R. Math. All 2D and 3D artists, including photography, no geographic restrictions, amateur or professional. 18+ years of age. $12.00 for 1 to 2 entries & $20.00 for 3 to 5 entries. Deadline: October 27, 2014. Visit website for prospectus. Questions? Please contact John R. Math at info@lightspacetime.com or call 888-490-3530.
Oct29
Call for Painting by Artists Living in Ohio, Kentucky, & Indiana (Posted: 9/9/14) -- Manifest Gallery in Cincinnati, OH announces a call to artists for a juried art exhibition, December 12, 2014 - January 9, 2015. Exhibiting artists will also be featured in the 'season annual' publication. 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 for entry is that works must qualify as works of painting and be made by artists living in Ohio, Kentucky, or Indiana. Works may include other processes or media (i.e. mixed media), but must clearly be definable primarily as painting. Students and professionals are equally encouraged to enter. $36 for up to 3 entries, $10 for each additional entry. Deadline: October 29, 2014. Visit website for prospectus. Questions? Contact Jason Franz, Executive Director at jason@manifestgallery.org or 513-861-3638.
Oct30
the 21st Annual Juried Art Exhibition: Contemporary Art (Posted: 5/5/14) -- The Korean Cultural Center, Los Angeles seeks artists for a juried art exhibition in May 2015. Best of Show - $2,000, Award of Distinction - $1,000, Award of selected artists - $500 (8 selected artists). Open to all artists residing in the United States. All media is welcome, but work must be under 8 feet high. The Korean Cultural Center, Los Angeles (KCCLA) is operated by the Korean Government's Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism. KCCLA is to not only promote Korean culture to the community, but to reach out to the community and discover new talent in all types of art from all types of people. The KCCLA has existed for 34 years because of the friendships formed with talented artists all over the United States. No entry fee. Deadline: October 30, 2014. Visit website for prospectus. Questions? Contact Heeseon Choi at exhibition@kccla.org or call 323-936-7141 #112.
Oct31
3rd Clay & Glass Biennial: Juried and Invitational Exhibition (Posted: 5/31/14)
The Association of Clay and Glass Artists of California (ACGA) announces a call to artists for a juried exhibition, January 24 - March 6, 2015 at the Brea Art Gallery in Brea, CA. $1,400 in awards. Jurors: Lana Wilson for clay, and Mary B. White for glass. This opportunity is open to all artists residing in the US who create with clay and glass, and who are at least 18 years of age. Submitted artworks may be functional, sculptural, or decorative, and must be at least 75% clay and/or glass. Works should not weigh more than 100 pounds nor be larger than 60 inches in any direction. $30 for up to three artworks. Deadline: October 31, 2014. Visit website for prospectus. Send questions to acganational@gmail.com
Oct31
Art Basel Miami Week 2014 | Cosmic Connections Exhibition (Posted: 7/29/14) -- The cosmic gauntlet is down. We ask all emerging and established artists, 18 years of age and older to respond to our theme "Cosmic Connections". Are we connected to the Universe? Are we alone? Is the Universe in us? The following media is accepted: Computer Art, Mixed Media, Painting, Photography, Short Films, Small and Monumental Sculptures, Video, 3D Printing, as well as all Innovative New Technologies in Art. An esteemed jury will choose artwork based upon artistic excellence, innovation and originality to display December 1-7, 2014 at the Concept Fair in Miami, FL. $2000.00 First Place and $1000.00 Second Place. $55.00 Application and One Image, $65.00/two images, $75/three images, $3 extra for Videos. Deadline: October 31, 2014. Visit website for prospectus. Questions? Please contact Tata Fernandez at info@contemporaryartprojectsusa.com or call 786-262-5886.
Oct31
International Wedding and Portrait Exposee - Free Entries (Posted: 8/27/14) -- TZIPAC announces a call to artists for an online juried photography competition. 2 Grand Awards (one for each category of Wedding and Portrait). The Wedding and Portrait International Exposée is open to any photographers who are 18 years and over. The competition will not distinguish between professionals and non-professionals. Free entries. Deadline: October 31, 2014. Visit website for prospectus. Questions? Please contact Linda Zhao at info@tzipac.com
Oct31
Small Works 2014 (Posted: 9/9/14) -- Prince Gallery in Petaluma, California announces a call to artists for a juried art exhibition, December 2-29, 2014. Juror: Carlos de Villasante. All media is eligible. All artwork must be a maximum of 20 inches in the longest dimension -including frames. All work must be finished and ready for exhibition. All work must be for sale. Deadline: October 31, 2014. $35 for the first entry and $5 per additional entries. Visit website for prospectus. Questions? Please contact Nathan Larimer at nathan@prince.gallery or call 707-889-0371.
Oct31
Landscape Show (Posted: 9/16/14) -- The ArtisTTable announces a call to artists for a juried online art exhibition, November 13, 2014 - January 14, 2015. $500 in prizes. Juror: Piotr Wolodkowicz. The Landscape show is an all media show open to artists, 18 years and older from anywhere in the world. Artwork may contain architecture, human and animal forms as long as the subject is the landscape. Cash prizes for the first 3 places. Entry fee: $25US (approx €18.5) for up to 5 images. Deadline: October 31, 2014. Visit website for prospectus. Questions? Please contact Royce Deans at info@ArtisTTableOnline.com or call 231.883.1681.
Oct31
Enter the Wonderful World of Color Exhibition and Competition (Posted: 9/29/14) -- Contemporary Art Gallery Online seeks entries for its next exhibition, November 1-30, 2014. Awards include Lifetime Memberships to Contemporary Art Gallery Online, Radio Interviews, Inclusion in the Year End Anthology Publication, Extensive Marketing. Jurors: Michael Harris, Kelsey Hails, Sharon Harris, Barbori Streibl, Anisa Harris. Color is the theme! We want to see your work in all its glorious, celebrations of color. The work must be original work to the artist. All 2D (printmaking, painting, mixed media, photography, etc.) and 3D (ceramics, sculpture, etc.) pieces are eligible. The artist must be willing to sell their work (print or original piece). Open to all artists, domestic and international. 1 to 3 images for $15, or all images up to 5 for $20. Deadline: October 31, 2014. Visit website for prospectus. Questions? Please contact Portia Simms at cago.artcompetition@gmail.com or 305-509-1788.
Nov1
Americas 2015: Paperworks (Posted: 7/10/14) -- The Northwest Art Center at Minot State University in Minot, North Dakota announces a call to artists for a juried art exhibition, January 13 - February 26, 2015. Cash and Purchase Awards, Solo show for Best of Show. Juror: James Ehlers, Emporia, KS. Original works in any medium, on or of paper, traditional or experimental, including photographs. Work must have been completed within the last two years and not previously exhibited in an Americas 2000 exhibition. Work may not measure over 60 inches in any direction. 2 entries/$25; Additional Entries: $5 each; maximum 5 entries per artist. Deadline: November 1, 2014. Visit website for prospectus, or send a SASE to: Americas 2015: Paperworks, Northwest Art Center, Minot State University, 500 University Avenue West, Minot, North Dakota 58707. Questions? Contact Avis R. Veikley at avis.veikley@minotstateu.edu or call 701-858-3264.
Nov1
Projekt30's December 2014 Exhibition (Posted: 10/1/14) -- Projekt30 seeks art for its open-theme juried exhibition. The show will be promoted to our exclusive mailing list of art galleries and collectors, as well as on the web. This competition will be publicly juried: all submissions are presented to viewers who help select the winners. Our previous exhibitions have garnered countless sales and opportunities for participants. Projekt30 is a web-host dedicated to fine artists. Since 2003 we've featured over 10,000 artists and sold thousands of artworks. $30 for 10 images. Free for Projekt30 members. Deadline: November 1, 2014. Visit website for prospectus.
Nov1
Stairway to Recovery (Posted: 10/9/14) -- Sound Community Services Inc in New London, CT announces a call to all sculptors for an upcoming exhibit, January 1 - December 31, 2015. 1-5 Awards. Subject matter should be of or having to do with people in need and in recovery. Sculptors may submit up to 2 works, (3 images per work, if needed) for a maximum of 6 images. $100.00 donation. Deadline: November 1, 2014. Visit website for prospectus, or send a SASE to: Sound Community Services Inc, PO Box 2170, New London, CT 06320-2170. Questions? Contact Ria Brooks at ria.brooks@soundcommunityservices.org or 860-439-6417.
Nov1
Suncoast Arts Fest (Posted: 10/12/14) -- Fine Arts of the Suncoast, Inc. invites artists to apply for the Suncoast Arts Fest, January 17-18, 2015 at The Shops at Wiregrass in Wesley Chapel, FL. $14,000 in awards. $35 application fee / $225 booth fee. Deadline: November 1, 2014. Apply online. Questions? Please contact Marjorie M. Golub at marj.golub@gmail.com or call 727-247-6182.
Nov2
Windows & Doors Photography Exhibition (Posted: 10/10/14) -- 1650 Gallery & Studio in Los Angeles, California invites all photographers worldwide, 18+ years to enter its next photography exhibition. Best of Show, 2nd Place & 3rd Place Photos Awarded. Approximately fifty works will be chosen from submitted photographs to be included in the exhibition. Deadline: November 2, 2014. $30 for up to 5 images. Visit website for prospectus. Questions? Contact Tricia Noble at 1650gallery@gmail.com
Nov3
Silhouettes (Posted: 9/11/14) -- Linus Galleries seeks entries for an online exhibition. Silhouettes create a striking contrast between the subject and its environment. They can be very informative, reveal a teasing amount of detail or communicate complete anonymity; in all cases, leaving the viewer intrigued. Submit your silhouette inspired art for this call for entries! Calls are open to all professional and amateur artists. All art mediums will be considered. Deadline: November 3, 2014. $35 for 3 entries, $5 for additional entries. Visit website for details. Questions? Contact Linus Galleries at info@linusgallery.com or 310-491-0269.
Nov3
Contemporaneous Commentary: Voices in the Current Sociopolitical Atmosphere (Posted: 9/25/14) -- The Clayton Staples Gallery at Wichita State University in Wichita, KS seeks entries for a juried art exhibition, December 10, 2014-January 22, 2015. In the age of increased accessibility of information, the awareness of human coexistence has transformed into an active consciousness of coexistence, therefore furthering the ability to interact with and share ideas. Issues that existed with Baby Boomers are still in existence, such as "big brother" intrusive technologies such as airport scanners, and government surveillance coming to light in the form of the Utah Data Center, and as seen by recent events in Ferguson, MO, etc. In addition to these issues, there are still classist issues shown by the disappearing middle class, resulting in a disparity creating "haves" and "have-nots" within our nation. We seek artwork that exposes, proposes, explores, investigates or otherwise addresses social, political, environmental, or economic issues of injustice in the sociopolitical atmosphere since 9/11. Open to any media; maximum size 42" w x 72" h for 2D & 3D media. $25/3 entries. Awards: Solo exhibition in subsequent exhibition season, with honorarium for shipping. Juror: Dr. Lisa Volpe, Curator, Wichita Art Museum. Deadline: November 3, 2014. Visit website for prospectus. Questions? Please contact Wendi Valladares at wendi.ruth@gmail.com or call 316-978-7704.
Nov5
Crocker Kingsley Art Competition (Posted: 9/12/14) -- Blue Line Arts in Roseville, CA seeks entries for a juried art exhibition, January 9 - February 21, 2015. Awards: $250, $500, $750, $1000, $2000. Award winners will be exhibited at the Crocker Art Museum from March 7 to May 17, 2015. Juror: Greg Kondos. Open to all artists residing in California ONLY. Original artwork only. Work cannot have been exhibited previously at Blue Line Arts. Size limitations: Pieces must be able to enter through doors with clear entry of 94 h X 91 w inches. All work must be for sale. All media accepted. $40 or Become a new artist member ($70) of Blue Line Arts & get your $40 entry fee waived. Deadline: November 5, 2014. Visit website for prospectus. Questions? Contact Tony Natsoulas at tony@bluelinearts.org or 916 783-4117.
Nov5
Poetics of Light (Posted: 10/9/14) -- Black Box Gallery in Portland, Oregon announces a call to artists for a juried photography exhibition, December 1-20, 2014. Juror: Tricia Hoffman. Open to all photographers. $35 entry fee. Deadline: November 5, 2014. Visit website for prospectus. Questions? Contact Todd Johnson at info@blackboxgallery.com or call 503-804-5032.
Nov6
9th ARTE LAGUNA PRIZE - international art contest (Posted: 10/14/14) -- The Italian Cultural Association MoCA (Modern Contemporary Art), in collaboration with Arte Laguna Studio, seeks entries for the International Arte Laguna Prize, held March 21 - April 5, 2015 at the Arsenale of Venice (Italy). Cash Prizes of 7,000 euro each for the winner of each category; 5 Artist Residencies; 4 Personal Exhibitions in Art Galleries, and more. Jurors: S.Frangi, F. Gautherot, Chus Martinez, B.Pietromarchi, Philippe van Cauteren, J. Watkins, R.Zancan, C.Bertorelli, I.Zanti, Solanki. Open to artists of all ages; free theme. Painting, sculpture, photographic art, video art and performance, digital and virtual art, environmental and land art. Entry fee: 50 euro. Deadline: November 6, 2014. Visit website for prospectus. Questions? Contact Sara Tortato at info@artelagunaprize.com or call +39 0415937242.
Nov7
8th GICBiennale 2015 International Competition (Posted: 6/25/14) -- The Korea Ceramic Foundation announces a call to artists for a juried ceramics exhibition, April 25 - May 31, 2015 at the Icheon CeraMix Creative Center in Gyeonggi-do, South Korea. The Grand Prize will receive $48,100 with solo exhibition opportunity for GICB 2017. There are no specific categories for entries. The following works are welcome: * Functional ceramics (design), ceramics as expression (art), and ceramic works that attempt to reinterpret tradition. * Ceramic works mixed with materials and made partly by techniques of other genres, and ceramics fused with other genres of art. No entry fee. Deadline: November 7, 2014. Visit website for prospectus. Questions? Please contact Shin Kim at gicb2015@gmail.com or call +82-(0)31-799-1518.
Nov7
Au Naturel: the Nude in the 21st Century (Posted: 6/29/14) -- Clatsop Community College seeks entriess for its annual Au Naturel exhibition, January 22 - March 5, 2015 at the Art Center Gallery in Astoria, OR. $1000 in cash prizes; Up to $2000 in purchase awards; One artist will be chosen to be featured in a solo show. Juror: Barbara Shaiman. Au Naturel is an international juried competition 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 in any form ranging from representational to abstract, and in which the handmade mark is employed as the primary means of image-making. $35 for up to 3 images and $5 for each additional image beyond the third. Deadline: November 7, 2014. Download prospectus (PDF format), or send a SASE to: Clatsop Community College, 1651 Lexington Avenue, Astoria, OR 97103. Questions? Please contact Kristin Shauck at kshauck@clatsopcc.edu or call 503.338.2472.
Nov7
West Coast Biennial Juried Art Exhibition (Posted: 8/28/14) -- The Friends of the Arts at Turtle Bay, in cooperation with Turtle Bay Exploration Park, is presenting its third West Coast Biennial Juried Art Exhibition, January 30 - May 3, 2015, at Turtle Bay in Redding, CA. Best of Show: $2500; First Prize: $1500; Second Prize: $750; Third Prize: $500; Honorable Mention: $250; People's Choice: $250. Juror: Bonnie Laing-Malcolmson. Open to west coast artists currently living in California, Oregon, Washington and Alaska, the aim of the exhibition is to provide a forum for both established and emerging artists working on the west coast in a diversity of media including painting, drawing, printmaking, photography, sculpture and mixed media. $35 entry fee. Deadline: November 7, 2014. Visit website for prospectus. Questions? Please contact Jan DeHate at biennial@turtlebay.org or call 530-242-3108.
Nov7
ABSTRACTIONS 2014 (Posted: 10/5/14) -- Exhibitions Without Walls announces a call to artists for an online juried art exhibition, November 16 - December 16, 2014. $500 cash award to Best In Competition; other awards & prizes to top 3 placements. Jurors: Deno Kontoulas, Christine Cook, Becky Najafi, Dale O'Dell, Debbe Sussman. Open to all artists 18 and older. $25 for first 5 images, $4 for each additional image up to 10. Deadline: November 7, 2014. Visit website for prospectus. Questions? Please contact Edward Wedman at ewedman@exhibitionswithoutwalls.com or call 239-223-6824.
Nov8
Rock N Roll (Posted: 9/29/14) -- The Mpls Photo Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota seeks entries for a juried photography exhibition, January 16 - March 1, 2015. $400 First Place, $300 Second Place, $200 Third Place + 3 Honorable Mentions. Prizes and awards include a free exhibition book. Juror: Paul Natkin. Open to all photographers worldwide, amateur to professional. $35 for the first five images. Deadline: November 8, 2014. Visit website for prospectus. Questions? Contact Abby Rutchick at abby@mplsphotocenter.com or 612-327-4197.
Nov10
"Mind, Spirit & Emotion" A Group Exhibition (Posted: 9/26/14) -- Art-Competition.net announces a call for submissions for an online group exhibition. Work should express the artists' emotions, whether it is bold energy, subtle expression, inner beauty or a unique vision expressed from realism to abstraction in any 2D medium. Five artists will be selected for a Group Exhibit at G25N's online gallery and will be extensively marketed with numerous Press Releases, Social Media Marketing, Event Listings & Event Calendars, and featured in our Art Market Newsletter with over 14,000 subscribers. 2 images $30, $10 for each additional image. Deadline: November 10, 2014. Visit website for prospectus. Questions? Contact Chris at support@art-competition.net or call 845 765-2932.
Nov12
Open Call for group exhibitions and featured artists (Posted: 9/17/14) -- Flow Art Space in St Paul, MN announces a national call to artists. All 2D and 3D media and diverse subject matter will be considered for group and solo exhibitions in early 2015. Flow Art Space Founder Melissa Metzler will select work. Deadline: November 12, 2014. $35 for 3 images for group shows; $55 for 6 images for solo consideration. Download prospectus (PDF format). Questions? Contact Melissa Metzler at art@flowartspace.com or call 612-564-3569.
Nov12
Alchemy 3: Vision + Passion + Creation (Posted: 9/26/14) -- The Enamelist Society, Inc. seeks entries for a juried art exhibition to be held Summer 2015 (Beverly, MA), Fall 2015 (Worcester, MA) & Winter 2016 (Concord, NH). Cash awards in both International and Student Exhibitions. Jurors: Martha Banyes, Jim Malenda & Vera Siemund. All enamelists are invited to enter; students must be enrolled in a degree granting school or university. Members $35, Non-members $45, and Students $15. Deadline: November 12, 2014. Visit website for prospectus. Questions? Contact Betsy D'Addamio at info@enamelistsociety.org or call 770-807-0142.
Nov15
Yosemite Renaissance XXX (Posted: 8/15/14) -- Yosemite Renaissance XXX is an international art competition, on exhibit Feb. 28 to May 10, 2015 at the Yosemite Museum Gallery in Yosemite, California. $4000 in wards. Open to all living artists. Subject matter is limited to recent works on the landscape, environment, wildlife and people of Yosemite or the environment of the Sierra. Both representational and non-representational submissions are accepted. Original artwork may be in any fine art medium including the following: Painting (any medium); Photography/Digital; and Other (All other two- and three-dimensional media, including drawings, pastels, printmaking, textiles, and all 3-dimensional works). Each artist is limited to eight entries. No more than two entries from any artist will be included in the exhibit. Please read our prospectus before completing your entry form(s). $15 per entry. Deadline: November 15, 2014. Visit website for prospectus. Questions? Please contact Robert Woolard at info@yosemiterenaissance.org
Nov15
31st Annual National Painting Show (Posted: 9/13/14) -- The North Valley Art League seeks entries for a juried art exhibition, Jan 29 - Feb 28, 2015 at the Carter House Gallery, Redding, CA. Awards: BOS $1,000, 1st $500, Excellence (3) $100, Merit (4) $50. Juror: Vinita Pappas. Open to Residents of the US, 18 years old & over. Original work; two-dimensional media: oil, pastel, water media, drawing media, printmaking, mixed media & collage. Framed, or 1.5 - 2" deep gallery wrapped canvas, sides finished. Max size: 40 x 40 including frame. $35 for 3 entries; additional entries $7 each. Deadline: November 15, 2014. Visit website for prospectus. Questions? Contact Kathleen Evans at kathleen@evans.net or (530) 396-2422.
Nov15
2nd Annual - small works - Big Talent (Posted: 10/8/14) -- Las Laguna Gallery seeks entries for an upcoming art exhibition, December 4-27, 2014 in Laguna Beach, CA. All local, national and international artists, professional and amateur and multiple art mediums will be considered in this call for art. From photography to fabric, mixed media, all paintings and drawings including, oil, acrylic, ink, graphite, pastels, etc. $35 for 1st image, $5 for each additional image. Deadline: November 15, 2014. Visit website for prospectus, or send a SASE to: Las Laguna Gallery, 577 S. Coast Highway A-1, Laguna Beach, CA 92651. Questions? Please contact Lori McBride at laslagunagallery@gmail.com or call 949-667-1803.
Nov15
Explore This! 11 (Posted: 10/14/14) -- The Colored Pencil Society of America (CPSA) seeks entries for an online juried exhibition, February 1, 2015 - January 31, 2016. $2000 cash award for Best of Show and other cash/product awards. Juror: Courtney A. McNeil. Explore This! 11 encourages artists to explore using colored pencil with other media. The exhibition also allows 3-dimensional structures, bas relief, collage, and other applications not eligible for entry with the CPSA International Exhibition. CPSA Members - $15; Non-Members - $20. Deadline: Midnight, November 15, 2014. Visit website for prospectus. Questions? Please contact Ranjini Venkatachari, Exhibitions Director at Exhibitions@cpsa.org
Nov15
"Celebrate" Online Juried Art Show (Posted: 10/15/14) -- Colors of Humanity Art Gallery, LLC seeks entries for an online art exhibition, December 1-31, 2014. Cash Awards- Amount will be determined by number of entries. "Celebrate" can be expressed many ways and we look forward to seeing your interpretation. All artists 18 and over may enter. 2D works in all types of media. Judging Criteria: Originality, interpretation, quality, demonstration of ability, and usage of medium. $20 for 1 or 2 works. Deadline: November 15, 2014. We will be donating 10% of all entry fees from this show to Samaritan's Purse International Relief. They specialize in meeting critical needs for victims of conflict, disaster, famine, and epidemics throughout the world, often working through ministry partners on the ground. They provide food, water, shelter, medicine, and other assistance. Visit website for prospectus. Questions? Contact colorsofhumanity@gmail.com
Nov17
The Big C (Posted: 9/25/14) -- Linus Galleries seeks entries for an online exhibition. Cancer does not discriminate and it will inevitably affect each and every one of us in one way or another. The many emotions associated with this disease can both bring us together and tear us apart. Where there is loss there is anger, where there is strength there is support and where there is perseverance there is hope. In this call for art we want to see the many faces associated with The Big C. Calls are open to all professional and amateur artists. All art mediums will be considered: photography, wall sculpture, fabric, mixed media, all paintings and drawings including, oil, acrylic, pastels, ink, graphite, video and poetry, etc. Deadline: November 17, 2014. $35 for 3 entries, $5 for additional entries. Visit website for details. Questions? Contact Linus Galleries at info@linusgallery.com or 310-491-0269.
Nov17
"Seeing The Land" Landscape Photography (Posted: 10/22/14) -- Art-Competition.net announces its first photography only competition. $7,575 in cash and prizes. The photographers' work should express their vision of the land. The photos can interpret the various conditions of the land of our earth, its beauty, mans impact on it, a mythological view, spiritual feeling or the disruption to it by nature. The work can express any aspect of the land from beauty to science to fiction as a representational or non-representation image. Medium: Photography only, with or without digital enhancement. 1 image $15, 3 images $30, 7 images $60. Deadline: November 17, 2014. Visit website for prospectus. Questions? Contact support@art-competition.net
Nov18
35th Annual College & High School Photography Contest (Posted: 9/23/14) -- Photographer's Forum magazine and Nikkon announce a call to all college and high school students. $12,000 in grants and equipment awarded. Subject matter is open. All contest finalists published in the hardcover book "Best of College & High School Photography 2015." First through Fourth Place will be inducted into Nikon's Emerging Photographers Hall of Fame. Students may enter online or mail in prints or slides. $4.95 per photo thru Oct 14th; $5.95 per photo by Nov 18th. Deadline: November 18, 2014. Questions? See the FAQs on the contest website or contact Julie Simpson at julie@serbin.com, or 805-963-0439, ext. 240.
Nov20
London Creative Competition (Posted: 10/23/14) -- Submit your work to the world's most prestigious creative competition: The London International Creative Competition. Two prize-winners will be chosen by the jury to receive, the £2,000 cash prize for professional and £1,000 for students. Professional entry fee: £30 single or series*; Students/Non-Professional: £15 single or series*. Deadline: November 20, 2014. Visit website to enter. Questions? Please contact the LICC Team at team@licc.us
Nov21
Accessible Art 2015: Regional Call for Artists (Posted: 9/29/14) -- The Cultural Alliance of Western Connecticut seeks artists to show their work in various indoor spaces (exhibitions) & storefront windows (installations) January 19th through December 31st, 2015. Entries juried by a select panel of local art community reps, particpating venues, and from the community at large. Open to all 2D, 3D, and installation artists, 18 years or older. All disciplines welcome. (Presenting almost 100 local and regional visual artists since its inception, Accessible Art is intended to provide opportunity for artists to show work in alternative spaces, making art more accessible to the general public while bringing life to downtown communities.) Deadline: November 21, 2014. There is no entry fee; however, Cultural Alliance membership is required: $35 annually. Visit website for prospectus and online entry form. Questions? Please contact Lisa Johnson at assistant@cawct.org or call (203) 798-0760.
Nov22
$5,000.00 National Competition for Direct Carving (Posted: 9/14/14) -- The National Association of Women Artists, Inc. seeks applications for the Margo Harris Hammerschlag Biennial National Competition in Sculpture for Direct Carving. An award of $5,000.00 will be given to a woman artist whose media is direct carving. Work will be reviewed by three arts professionals (one curator and two sculptors): Juanita Greenspan, Gwen Pier and Mary Ellen Scherl. Applicants must be 18+ and U.S. citizen or permanent resident. All work must be original with a minimum of 75% produced by direct carving. Deadline: November 22, 2014. $75 Application fee. Download prospectus (PDF format). Questions? Please contact Susan G. Hammond at shammond@thenawa.org or call 212-675-1616.
Nov23
International Call for Entry Black and White 2014 (Posted: 10/23/14) -- The New York Center for Photographic Art in New York, NY announces a call to all photographers for a juried photography exhibition, April 6-18, 2015. $3,000 total awards. Juror: Dan Burkholder. Open to all photographers, internationally. Deadline: November 23, 2014. $35 for 3 images; $10 for each additional image. Visit website to enter. Questions? Contact nyc4pa@gmail.com or call 917-359-2642.
Nov24
Juried Awards with Bricks & Mortar Exhibition (Posted: 9/17/14) -- The Naples Art Association invites all artists residing in the United States to enter one original two-dimensional or three-dimensional artwork in any media for the National Art Encounter Competition, March 14 - April 18, 2015. $2,500 in awards. Exhibition Juror and Awards Judge: Dr. Carol Damian, Professor of Art History in the School of Art and Art History and the Past Director and Chief Curator of the Patricia and Phillip Frost Art Museum at Florida International University. $40 entry fee. Deadline: November 24, 2014. Set up a free account with www.juriedartservices.com and enter online. Questions? Please contact Jack O'Brien at 239-262-6517.
Nov24
Topanga Canyon Gallery 2015 Juried Open (Posted: 10/14/14) -- Topanga Canyon Gallery in Topanga, California announces a call to artists for a juried art exhibition, January 7-25, 2015. First Place, $500. Juror: Michael Zakian. Entry is open to all artists who can hand-deliver their artwork to Topanga Canyon Gallery (TCG). All media, except video and performance art are acceptable. Three works per artist. All works must have been completed within the last 3 years. $45 entry fee. Deadline: November 24, 2014. Visit website for prospectus.
Nov25
International Airport Gallery Art Contest! (Posted: 10/14/14) -- Embler Art Gallery will select 8 artists to represent and have work featured for sale inside International Airport VIP Airline Club Lounges for one full year! The Airline Club Lounges are located in International Airports MIA (Miami, FL), JFK (New York, NY), and GRU (São Paulo, Brazil). This contest is open to artists anywhere in the world, 18 years of age or older. Drawings, paintings, printmaking, photography, digital art, and mixed media are all eligible. Artists who are selected as finalists will benefit from world-wide exposure and have the opportunity to sell selected works to the thousands of members who visit the these Club lounges each day! $45 for 4 images. Deadline: November 25, 2014. Visit website for prospectus.
Nov25
Still life Painting 2014-2015: International On-line Juried Art Competition (Posted: 10/20/14) -- The New York Art Collection announces a call to artists for an upcoming international still life painting online exhibition, November 29-January 1, 2015. Cash Awards and art dealership representation connected with the corporate art industry. The amounts and number will be determined by entries and their quality. Juror: Hall Groat II, Professor and Chairman, Art and Design Department, SUNY Broome College, New York. Open to artists worldwide that work in the genre of still life. $20 for up to five images. Deadline: November 25, 2014. Visit website for prospectus. Questions? Please contact Professor Groat at newyorkartcollection@gmail.com or call 607-759-0058.
Nov27
4th Annual "Open" (No Theme) Online Art Competition (Posted: 10/23/14) -- Light Space & Time Online Art Gallery seeks entries for an online art competition, December 1-31, 2014. Extensive worldwide publicity and promotion to the winning artists. Juror: John R. Math. Amateur or Professional - Age 18+ - International Art Call. $12.00 for 1 to 2 entries & $20.00 for 3 to 5 entries. Deadline: November 27, 2014. Visit website for prospectus. Questions? Please contact John R. Math at info@lightspacetime.com or call 888-490-3530.
Nov28
REACTION (Posted: 8/25/14) -- Gallery Route One in Point Reyes, California announces a call to artists for a juried art exhibition, January 9 - February 1, 2015. $250 Best of Show, 3 non cash awards of merit. Juror: John Seed. Open to all Northern California artists; all media except video, crafts, jewelry. Artwork not to exceed 60" in any direction. $12/1 entry, $30/3 entries, $35/4 entries. Deadline: November 28, 2014. Visit website for prospectus. Questions? Please contact Candace Loheed at janjuried@galleryrouteone.org
Nov30
Call for Entries Now Open for 2015 Hunting Art Prize (Posted: 8/1/14) -- Hunting PLC seeks entries for the 2015 Hunting Art Prize, giving artists in Texas an opportunity to vie for a $50,000 prize. The competition, which is celebrating its 35th anniversary, is open to artists who are legal residents of Texas and at least 18 years of age or older by Aug. 1, 2014. A single two-dimensional piece that complies with the terms and conditions may be submitted for the prize. The digital file must be in JPEG format - no less than 1 MB and no greater than 2 MB in size. Artwork must be uploaded at the time the artist signs up for the competition. Visit the website for further details. Deadline: Midnight, November 30, 2014. No entry fee. Questions? Contact info@huntingartprize.com
Nov30
New Waves 2015 (Posted: 9/18/14) -- The Virginia Museum of Contemporary Art in Virginia Beach, VA announces a call to artists for a juried art exhibition, January 30 - April 19, 2015. Six Awards for $4,750 total. Juror: Lisa Dent, Director of Resources & Award Programs for Creative Capital. Open to all artists currently residing in Virginia. $35 entry fee. Deadline: November 30, 2014. Visit website for prospectus. Questions? Please contact Heather Hakimzadeh at exhibitions@virginiamoca.org or call 757-425-0000.
Nov30
Emerging Artists 2015 (Posted: 9/20/14) -- SlowArt Productions announces a call to artists for a juried art exhibition, March 4-28, 2015 at Limner Gallery in Hudson, NY. Awards: Solo exhibition and $2400 in publication awards. Open to all artists 18 years of age or older, working in all media. $35 entry fee. Deadline: November 30, 2014. Visit website for prospectus, or send a SASE to: SlowArt, 123 Warren St, Hudson NY, 12534. Questions? Please contact Tim Slowinski at slowart@aol.com or call 518-828-2343.
Nov30
Anna Maria Island Art League Inc. 27th Annual WINTERFEST Festival of Fine Arts & Crafts (Posted: 10/6/14) -- Call to Artists! Over 100 local, regional & national artists selected to participate in this highly regarded juried open air art festival at City Hall Field on Anna Maria Island, December 13 & 14, 2014. Deadline: November 30, 2014. Jury Fee $45 and 12x12 Booth Fee $175. Acceptance based on jurying & space available. $2,500 Cash Awards. 12 Categories: Oils/Acrylics, Watercolors, Graphics/Pastels, Photography, Glass, Mixed Media, Pottery/Clay, Fiber/Paper, Wood, Metal, Sculpture, (Jewelry 20% of show). by Anna Maria Island Art League Inc., 5312 Holmes Blvd, Holmes Beach, FL 34217. Visit website for more information. Questions? Contact Laura McGeary, Festivals Coordinator at artleaguefestivals@gmail.com.
Nov30
THE CROW SHOW: Homage to the Raven (Posted: 10/8/14) -- The Studio Door in San Diego, CA seeks entries for a juried art exhibition, February 6-28, 2015. Best in Show appear on exhibition catalog. Juror: Jenna S. Jacobs, the Curatorial Manager at the Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego. Theme: Crows. Found in nearly every corner of the world, Crows (Corvus) are considered one of the world's most intelligent animals. In mythology, Crows have fascinated mankind. For some cultures, they heralded important news and symbolized the unity of marriage; while for others, the crows took on an ominous and dark role in war and death. The Studio Door is seeking artwork that represents the many faces of the Crow in reality and fantasy. Categories accepted: Painting, drawing, photo, printmaking, assemblage, collage, mixed media, fiber art, artist book, ceramics, stain glass and sculpture. Submissions must be the artist's original work. $40 - Three works. Deadline: November 30, 2014. Visit website for prospectus. Questions? Contact Patric Stillman at forallweknow@thestudiodoor.com or 619.994.2263.
Nov30
Chain of Parks Art Fest (Posted: 10/14/14) -- The LeMoyne Chain of Parks Arts Festival is held April 18-19, 2015 in a group of downtown city parks in the east/west divide of Park Avenue in Tallahassee, Florida. The Festival provides approximately 150 Artists and tens of thousands of visitors a beautiful southern-style backdrop for a juried Fine Art event. $10,000 in awards. Open to all artist 18 years or older. Artists are accepted for participation by a selection committee. Artists are required to represent their own work. NO agents, dealers, or representatives may attend the event in place of the artist. Booth to exhibit at least 50% original art created by the artist. Signed, limited edition/numbered reproductions of original artwork eligible for presentation in conjunction with originals works. Objects assembled from kits, pre-carved or pre-molded reproductions, manufactured parts, commercial displays and the like are not eligible. To Apply: $30, Booth Fee: $275. Deadline: November 30, 2014. Applications accepted through ZAPP. Questions? Contact Sheri Sanderson at ChainofParks@LeMoyne.org or call 850-222-8800.
Nov30
Elemental: earth, air, water, fire (Posted: 10/21/14) -- Gallery 136½ at PhotoSynthesis in Manchester, CT invites artists working in all photographic mediums to submit images to be considered for an exhibition of "Elemental: earth, air, water, fire," January 17 - February 12, 2015. We are seeking images that involve earth, air, water, and fire. These images may be simply about one of these classical elements itself, the relationship of one element to another, or the tangible or spiritual connection that humans have with these elements. Forty to fifty photographs will be chosen by the juror to be exhibited. Best in Show: $200, 2nd Place: $100, 3rd Place: $50. Juror: Kate Jordahl. $25 for the first 5 images, $6 for each additional image. Deadline: November 30, 2014. Visit website for prospectus. Questions? Contact Chris Huestis at gallery@photosynthesisct.com or call 860-783-5443.
Dec1
Rockies West National Watercolor Exhibition (Posted: 6/4/14)
The Western Colorado Watercolor Society announces a call to artists for its annual national juried art exhibition, March 3 - April 3, 2015 at The Art Center, Grand Junction, CO. $1,000 Best of Show/ $1,000 Best of Colorado. Juror: Fealing Lin. Deadline: December 1, 2014. Visit website for prospectus. (The image shown is "Tibetan Cummute" by Susan Thiele. Her painting won "Best of Colorado" in 2014.)
Dec1
NOAPS On-Line International Fall 2014 (Posted: 9/16/14)
The National Oil & Acrylic Painters' Society (NOAPS) announces a call to artists for an online juried art exhibition. $2400 Cash Awards plus additional recognitions and top 150 selected art is displayed on the NOAPS Website. Juror: Tom Tierney. This On-Line International Exhibit is open to all living artists 18 years or older. All work must have been created in oil and/or acrylic mediums. There is no limitation on size. The art entered is to have been painted in the past 3 years and not previously accepted in a NOAPS exhibit. $30 for 1 image and $10 per additional image, up to a maximum of 5. Deadline: December 1, 2014. Visit website for prospectus. Questions? Please contact NOAPS at executive@NOAPS.org
Dec1
Women Painters of the SE 4th Annual Juried Members Exhibit (Posted: 10/6/14) -- The Blue Ridge Mountain Arts Association announces a call to artists for a juried art exhibition, April 3, 2015 thru May 1, 2015 in Blue Ridge Mountain, GA. Over $15,000 including $5,000 Best in Show award. Juror: M. Camille Day, WPSE. You must be a member to enter. Visit website to apply for membership. Deadline: December 1, 2014. $45 entry fee. Questions? Please contact Eileen Corse at womenpaintersse@gmail.com or call 904-388-8205.
Dec1
LACDA "Snap to Grid" Open Call, every entry shown! (Posted: 10/21/14) -- The Los Angeles Center for Digital Art seeks artists for an un-juried international exhibit featuring digital art and photography, December 11, 2014 - January 3, 2015. All entries will be printed (8.5"x11" on heavyweight paper) and shown in the gallery arranged in a grid. Entrants submit JPEG files of original work. Exhibit is limited to space available, early entry is advised. $35 entry fee for each image. Deadline: December 1, 2014. Visit website for complete information. Questions? Please contact Rex Bruce at rexbruce@lacda.com
Dec5
COSMOS: imagining the universe (Posted: 10/15/14) -- The Annmarie Sculpture Garden & Arts Center in Dowell, Maryland announces a call to artists for a juried art exhibition, February 13 - July 26, 2015. This exhibit invites artists to envision the mysteries of the universe, both scientific and fantastical, theoretical and fictional, real and imagined. How do artists render the work of scientists, authors, explorers, astronomers, cartoonists, Trekkies, LARPers, astrologers, and philosophers? This exhibit embraces not only what science has revealed about space, but what humans have imagined about the cosmos. From the results of scientific inquiry to the creative minds of science fiction authors and fans, this exhibit celebrates how space has stimulated human understanding and creativity. All media welcome; small to large-scale installations; new media encouraged; cash awards. Juror to be announced. Open to artists age 18 and older working in the U.S. $25 entry fee. Deadline: December 5, 2014. Download prospectus (PDF format). Questions? Please contact Melissa Langley at exhibits@annmariegarden.org or call 410-326-4640.
Dec5
Scientificous: Exploring the Art of Science or Science In Art (Posted: 10/22/14) -- Manifest Gallery in Cincinnati, OH seeks entries for a juried art exhibition to be held January 23 - February 20, 2015. The only criteria beyond excellent quality (image/presentation) is that works must be clearly related to or about science and art. Open to all artists. Students and professionals are equally encouraged to enter. $36 for up to 3 entries, $10 for each additional entry. Deadline: December 5, 2014. Visit website for prospectus. Questions? Please contact Jason Franz, Executive Director at jason@manifestgallery.org or call 513-861-3638.
Dec6
Dave Bown Projects - 9th Semiannual Competition (Posted: 7/31/14) -- Dave Bown Projects announces a call to artists. $10,000 in Cash Prizes and Purchases. Jurors: Steven Matijcio, Curator, Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati; Dominic Molon, Curator of Contemporary Art, RISD Museum; Marina Pacini, Chief Curator and Curator of American, Modern, and Contemporary Art, Memphis Brooks Museum of Art. Open to all artists 18+. 4 images for $40 USD, 7 images for $60 USD, 12 images for $90 USD. Deadline: December 6, 2014. Visit website for prospectus. Questions? Contact Dave Bown at info@davebownprojects.com or +1 (917) 365-5265.
Dec7
Chroma Call for Art (Posted: 10/24/14) -- A national juried call for work on hue, saturation and value. Apply with your most glowing, blushing, luscious artwork in any medium! Artwork will be selected by Lynda Schlosberg (Boston-based artist, Kingston Gallery) and exhibited January 15 - February 14, 2015 at Gallery 263, Cambridge, MA. Open to all United States residents. Artwork must be no more than 5 years old and complete. All mediums considered. See website for size restrictions. Installations must be simple to assemble or installed by artist. Time Media: No length restrictions. Submit with links to streaming or DVD. Deadline: December 7, 2014 11:59pm. $25/1-3 entries, $40/4-6 entries. Online applications only. Questions? Contact Gallery 263 at contact@gallery263.com
Dec8
The Seasons (Posted: 10/2/14) -- Linus Galleries seeks entries for an online exhibition. The seasons have their own unique affect and representation for all of us. Each signifies change not only in our surroundings but within. The individual beauty of a particular season can be interpreted in numerous ways and for this call for entries we want to see your unique view. Calls are open to all professional and amateur artists. All art mediums will be considered. Deadline: December 8, 2014. $35 for 3 entries, $5 for additional entries. Please visit website for details. Questions? Contact Linus Galleries at info@linusgallery.com or call 310-491-0269.
Dec8
Schism: Exploring Conflict (Posted: 10/22/14) -- Manifest Gallery in Cincinnati, OH announces a call to artists for a juried art exhibition, January 23 - February 20, 2015. The only criteria beyond excellent quality (image/presentation) is that works must be clearly related to or about conflict. Open to all artists. Students and professionals are equally encouraged to enter. $36 for up to 3 entries, $10 for each additional entry. Deadline: December 8, 2014. Visit website for prospectus. Questions? Please contact Jason Franz, Executive Director at jason@manifestgallery.org or call 513-861-3638.
Dec11
The 6th Annual, Of Memory, Bone & Myth Photography Exhibition (Posted: 10/23/14) -- The University of North Dakota seeks entries for a juried photography exhibition, February 2-19, 2015 at The Myers Art Gallery in Grand Forks, ND. Best In Show $300.00 and three Honorable Mentions of $50.00 each. Juror: Tom Young. Open to national artists of all levels (professional, emerging and students 18 years and over). $20.00 for 4 images. Deadline: December 11, 2014. Visit website for prospectus. Questions? Contact Suzanne Gonsalez-Smith at UNDPhoto@gmail.com or call 701-777-2257.
Dec14
2nd Annual Women in Art Exhibition (Posted: 10/24/14) -- Las Laguna Gallery seeks entries for an upcoming art exhibition, January 5-28, 2015 in Laguna Beach, CA. All local, national and international women artists, professional and amateur and multiple art mediums will be considered in this call for art. From photography to fabric, mixed media, all paintings and drawings including, oil, acrylic, ink, graphite, pastels, etc. $35 for 1st image, $5 for each additional image. Deadline: December 14, 2014. Visit website for prospectus, or send a SASE to: Las Laguna Gallery, 577 S. Coast Highway A-1, Laguna Beach, CA 92651. Questions? Please contact Lori McBride at laslagunagallery@gmail.com or call 949-667-1803.
Dec22
Black & White (Posted: 10/13/14) -- Linus Galleries seeks entries for an upcoming online exhibition. The intrigue of black and white images has never faded. They force us to focus on the composition and subject(s) within a given piece. In this call for entries share with us any of your monotone renditions utilizing this timeless technique. All entries of Black & White or any Monochromatic approach will be considered. Open to all professional and amateur artists. All art mediums considered. $35 for 3 entries, $5 for additional entries. Deadline: December 22, 2014. Visit website for details. Questions? Please contact Linus Galleries at info@linusgallery.com or call 310-491-0269.
Dec31
Small Pleasures (Posted: 7/20/14) -- "Small Pleasures" is a public installation designed for the facade of the Ulrich Museum of Art (Wichita, KS) in place of Joan Miro's monumental mosaic Personnages Oiseaux. Miro's mural is under restoration from 2012 through 2016, which is the duration of this project. The installation includes a small waterproof display case mounted on a billboard-sized image in the middle of the facade, and two telescopes installed across the street for the viewing of miniature works displayed in the case. Bi-monthly, a new item is featured in the 'mini gallery' selected from a pool of submissions. Application fee is only $10. Deadline: December 31, 2014. Visit website for further information.
Dec31
The 3rd Zebra Awards - International Monochrome Competition (Posted: 8/27/14) -- TZIPAC announces a call to artists for an online juried photography competition. US$2000 Grand Prize. The 3rd Zebra Awards is open to any photographers who are 18 years and over. The competition will not distinguish between professionals and non-professionals. From $1US per entry for Stage 1. Deadline: December 31, 2014. Visit website for prospectus. Questions? Please contact Linda Zhao at info@tzipac.com
Dec31
Figure50 - National Call for Entries (Posted: 10/1/14) -- Figure50 provides a platform for accessing outstanding visual artists across the country in a simple, dynamic format. Our focus is on the human figure expressed in a variety of interpretations and media. The main feature of our site is the interactive map, where we display one artist from every state in the US on a rotating basis, each image selected by our accomplished guest jurors. Visit our website to view the current selection of artists and to submit your work for consideration. Deadline: December 31, 2014. $12 per image. Questions? Email info@figure50.com
Dec31
International Drawing Annual 10 (Posted: 10/1/14) -- Manifest Gallery announces a call to artists for a juried art publication. $2000 in total prizes awarded, $1200 first prize. The International Drawing Annual is open to any artist submitting original works of art or design created within the past three years (2012 - 2014). Artists, designers, illustrators, professionals, and students in ALL disciplines are encouraged to submit. Manifest is eager to receive works of drawing in a wide range of applications (technical, graphic, fine art, design, architectural, digital, illustration, etc.) with the qualification being that artwork submitted is representative of high quality "drawing." $36 for up to 3 entries, $10 for each additional entry. Deadline: December 31, 2014. Visit website for prospectus. Questions? Contact Jason Franz, Executive Director at jason@manifestgallery.org or 513-861-3638.
Dec31
21st International Exhibition (Posted: 10/13/14) -- The American Juried Art Salon & Artjury.com announce a call to artists. Celebrate the changing of the seasons with us in our 21st biannual international art competition. Let's see how you depict autumn and winter using whatever medium you wish. Cash and network prizes will be awarded. We'll even give you the judge's scoring sheet of your entries at no charge. See our expanded website for more details. Deadline: December 31, 2014.
Jan1
Sugarloaf Craft Festivals - Spring 2015 (Posted: 8/18/14) -- Sugarloaf Craft Festivals is seeking artists for its Spring juried art festivals: January 30 - February 1 in Chantilly, VA; March 13-15 in Somerset, NJ; March 20-22 in Oaks, PA; April 17-19 in Gaithersburg, MD; April 24-26 in Timonium, MD. 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 August 29, 2014 and continues until full. $20 Seasonal Jurying Fee. Download application (PDF format). Questions? Contact Lorrie Staley at apply@sugarloaffest.com or call 301-990-1400.
Jan5
Embracing Our Differences (Posted: 7/17/14) -- Embracing Our Differences invites you to participate in creating a world where differences are embraced and individuality is celebrated. Become a part of this exciting change through your visual art submission to the annual Embracing Our Differences juried competition. The exhibit is displayed during April and May each year in Sarasota's Island Park and Bradenton's Riverwalk - both in Southwest Florida. $3,000 in awards. Deadline: January 5, 2015. No submission fee. Download prospectus (PDF format). Questions? Contact Brenna Welhm at Info@EmbracingOurDifferences.org or call 941-404-5710.
Jan16
2015 Columbus Arts Festival (Posted: 9/29/14) -- The Columbus Arts Festival seeks artists for June 12-14, 2015 at the Downtown Riverfront in Columbus, OH. $11,000 in various merit awards. Handmade fine arts only - no commercial molds, reproductions, or manufactured work. Work must fit into one of the 16 disciplines. 4 photos of work and 1 photo of a booth image required; must be representative of work exhibited if accepted. $35 application fee. Deadline: January 16, 2015. Visit website for more information, and apply through www.zapplication.org. Questions? Contact Inal Elbeyli at inal@gcac.org or call 614-221-8569.
Jan16
Regional Fine Art Exhibition (Posted: 10/2/14) -- Dogwood Arts in Knoxville, TN announces a call to artists for a juried art exhibition, April 3-25, 2015 at the Emporium Center For Arts & Culture. Awards: Totaling $4,100. Juror: Mark Scala. Open to all artists 18 years and older residing within a 300 mile radius of Knoxville and throughout the state of Tennessee. Submit only work completed in the last two years. 2-D has no size limitations. 3-D over 100 lbs. must be installed by the artist and should not exceed a 6' x 6' footprint. Categories are: 2-D painting, drawing, mixed media, printmaking, and photography; 3-D sculpture of all media (may submit two images) and site-specific installation. 4-D art, including video, performance and other time-based pieces are not eligible. See prospectus for complete details. Entry Fee: $35 - $40. Deadline: January 16, 2015. Questions? Contact info@dogwoodarts.com
Jan23
35th Annual National Print Exhibition (Posted: 10/3/14)
Artlink in Fort Wayne, IN announces a call to artists for a juried printmaking exhibition, April 24 - May 27, 2015. Awards: $2,500, as well as purchase awards. Juror: Mark Pascale. All artists, at least 18 years of age, residing in U.S. are eligible. All original printmaking media are eligible that meet Artlink's exhibition criteria (available at www.artlinkfw.com). No photography, computer generated, or digitally altered prints will be accepted. All work should have been completed in the last 3 years and may be no larger than 54" in any direction. The size limit is in place to minimize shipment costs for traveling the exhibit. Artwork may not have been exhibited at Artlink previously. $25 entry fee. Deadline: January 23, 2015. Download prospectus (PDF format), or send a SASE to: 300 E. Main Street, Fort Wayne, IN 46802. Questions? Please contact Amber Recker at amber@artlinkfw.com or call 260-424-7195. (image by: Elena Smyrniotis)
Jan30
Delray Beach Plein Air Competition (Posted: 10/15/14) -- The Delray Art League in Delray Beach, Florida seeks artists for the Delray Beach Plein Air Competition, February 26, 2015. Awards: $2,000 Cash total / First, Second, Third Place, Juror's Recognition & Honorable Mention. Jurors: Michele Byrne, Renown Artist & Art Educator; Marisa Pascucci, Curator at Boca Museum of Art; Violeta de la Serna, PleinAir Magazine. Open to 18 years or older. $40 entry fee. Deadline: January 30, 2015. Visit website for prospectus. Questions? Contact Ralph Papa at artistpapa@bellsouth.net or call 561-374-0837.
Feb1
IV Bienial Ciudad Juárez - El Paso Biennial 2015 (Posted: 10/6/14) -- The El Paso Museum of Art in El Paso, TX and the Museo de Arte Ciudad Juárez seek entries for a juried art exhibition, November 1, 2015 - February 7, 2016. Exhibition Prize: One artist will be selected for a solo exhibition traveling to both museums. Two Acquisition Prizes: The El Paso Museum of Art will purchase one work each by an American and Mexican artist. Jurors: Eduardo Díaz, Director Smithsonian Latino Center (Washington, DC); Santiago Espinosa de los Monteros, Renowned curator, museographer, and art critic (Mexico City). Entries can be submitted by artists of Mexican and American nationality, and those from other countries who have lived in Mexico or the United States for the last two years after residency status. Artists must live and work within 200 miles of the boundary between the United States and Mexico. No entry fee. Deadline: February 1, 2015. Download prospectus (PDF format).
Feb20
Anna Maria Island Art League Inc. 27th Annual Springfest Festival of Fine Arts & Crafts (Posted: 10/6/14) -- Call to Artists! Over 100 local, regional & national artists selected to participate in this highly regarded juried open air art festival at City Hall Field on Anna Maria Island, March 14 & 15, 2015. Deadline: February 20, 2015. Jury Fee $45 and 12x12 Booth Fee $175. Acceptance based on jurying & space available. $2,500 Cash Awards. 12 Categories: Oils/Acrylics, Watercolors, Graphics/Pastels, Photography, Glass, Mixed Media, Pottery/Clay, Fiber/Paper, Wood, Metal, Sculpture, (Jewelry 20% of show). by Anna Maria Island Art League Inc., 5312 Holmes Blvd, Holmes Beach, FL 34217. Visit website for more information. Questions? Contact Laura McGeary, Festivals Coordinator at artleaguefestivals@gmail.com.
Feb27
America's ClayFest III (Posted: 10/24/14) -- The Art League of Lincoln and Blue Line Arts announce a call to artists for a juried exhibition, April 17 - May 30, 2015 at Blue Line Arts Gallery, Roseville, CA. Awards: $3000+. Jurors: Tip Toland and Peter Held. Open to all clay artists across the United States and around the World! All pieces must be a minimum of 70% clay and have been made after January 1, 2013. $40 for 1 to 3 pieces. Deadline: February 27, 2015. Visit website for prospectus. Questions? Please contact Mike Daley at mdaley@americasclayfest.org or call 1-916-543-9669.
Feb28
Shape and Shadow (Posted: 10/16/14) -- The Mount Dora Center for the Arts Gallery in Mount Dora, Florida announces a call to artists for a juried art exhibition, May 8 - June 18, 2015. $700 in awards. Juror: Stacy Barter. Open to all artists in all mediums. Two and three dimensional works will be accepted, as well as mixed media. There are no size restrictions for 2-D or 3-D work. Artists are invited and encouraged to depict inanimate objects for the qualities of form, color, texture, composition and the theme Shape and Shadow. Explore any interpretations that apply. $25 entry fee. Deadline: February 28, 2015. Visit website for prospectus. Questions? Please contact Nancy at nancy@mountdoracenterforthearts.org or call 352-383-0880. (image by: Stacy Barter)
Mar1
The Know Art Project/ Slippery Rock University (Posted: 9/11/14) -- The Know Art Project, in conjunction with the Women's and Gender Studies Program and Martha Gault Art Society of Slippery Rock University (Slippery Rock, PA) announces Global Images of U.S. Women. Female artists from around the world (excluding American citizens) are invited to interpret how they see women of The United States of America. Artists of every level, background, and age are encouraged to submit work. This is a non-juried exhibit and submission is free. All art must be executed on a standard 5x7 (13cmx18cm) postcard. Works may be in any medium as long as pieces remain 2 dimensional and fitted onto a postcard. All submissions will become part of the permanent collection of works of the Women's and Gender Studies Program of Slippery Rock University and possibly used for publication. No art will be returned. The exhibit runs March 30 - April 2, 2015 at the Robert M. Smith Student Center. On 3/30 there will be an opening reception and discussion pertaining to the exhibit. As well, a panel discussion will take place on 3/31 exploring the intersections of art, politics, and gender theory. Please include artist's name, age, country of origin, and contact information with all work. All artist contact information will be included in the exhibition. Send submissions to: The Know Art Project c/o William Smith, 248 Maple Street, Slippery Rock, PA, 16057, USA. Deadline: March 1, 2015. Questions? Contact Bill Smith at wds1620@gmail.com or call 724-421-5393.
Apr3
ART at the OPOMAC (Posted: 10/20/14) -- The Old Post Office Museum & Art Center (OPOMAC) in Graham, TX announces a call to artists for a juried art exhibition, May 2 - June 8, 2015. Expected $6000 in cash awards. Juror: Tony Eubanks. Must be 21 years of age or older to enter. Artwork must not have been shown previously at the OPOMAC. Original 2 & 3-dimensional art only in oil, watercolor, acrylic, pastel, mixed media, or sculpture. $25 per entry. Deadline: April 3, 2015. Visit website for prospectus, or send a SASE to: OPOMAC, 510 3rd St., Graham, TX 76450. Questions? Contact Marlene Edwards at OPOMAC@sbcglobal.net
May6
And They're Off... (Posted: 10/24/14) -- The Creative Art League of Jessamine County announces a call to artists for a juried art exhibition, May 1-25, 2015 at the Polvino Family Art Center, 109 S. Main, Nicholasville, KY. $500 for Best of Show. Juror: Elizabeth Foley, Lexington, Kentucky. Open to all artists over 18 living in US. Work must have been completed within past 2 years. No nudes or works depicting political or social statements accepted. $25 for first three entries; $5 for each succeeding entry. Deadline: May 6, 2015. Visit website for prospectus. Questions? Contact Constance Grayson at caljessamine@gmail.com or 870-636-0917.
May15
Smithfield Fall Festival of the Arts (Posted: 9/26/14) -- The Isle of Wight-Smithfield-Windsor Chamber of Commerce seeks artists for a juried art festival, September 19, 2015 in Downtown Smithfield, VA. Prizes include $1,000 for Best in Show, and $200 prizes for first place in each category. Jurors: Aaron DeGroft, Sheila Gwaltney, Courtney Gardner. We welcome artists working in Ceramics, Drawing, Fiber/Leather, Glass, Jewelry, Metal, Painting, Photography, Wood, and other media. All artwork must be designed and executed by the artist. See prospectus for complete details. Deadline: May 15, 2015. $20 jury fee, $175 booth space. Questions? Contact Andrew Cripps at chamber@theisle.org or call 757-357-3502.
Sep15
Rose Squared Productions Fine Art & Fine Craft Shows - 2015 (Posted: 9/29/14) -- Rose Squared is seeking artists for juried fine art and fine craft events: May 16-17, Verona, NJ; June 20-21, Montclair, NJ; September 19-20, Upper Montclair, NJ; October 17-18, Montclair, NJ. To be accepted to the juried shows, four images of work and a booth image are required. Jurying begins October 1, 2014 and continues until full. $25 single annual application fee. Download application (PDF format). Visit website to learn more about Rose Squared. For more information: info@rosesquared.com or call 908-874-5247.
Oct1
Sugarloaf Craft Festivals - Fall 2015 (Posted: 8/18/14) -- Sugarloaf Craft Festivals is seeking artists for its Fall juried art festivals: October 9-11 in Timonium, MD; October 16-18 in Gaithersburg, MD; October 23-25 in Somerset, NJ; November 6-8 in Oaks, PA; November 20-22 in Gaithersburg, MD; December 11-13 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 January 9, 2015 and continues until full. $20 Seasonal Jurying Fee. Visit website for application. Questions? Contact Lorrie Staley at apply@sugarloaffest.com or call 301-990-1400.
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