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The Fulcrum – Art for the Plaza at The Patricia Reser Center for the Arts

Deadline February 27, 2020

Artists residing in the United States are invited to apply for a public opportunity with the City of Beaverton. Invitation to apply officially opens January 16, 2020. •Description | The City of Beaverton seeks an artist(s) to design, engineer, fabricate and install an artwork on the plaza outside the new Patricia Reser Center for the […]

Passepartout Photo Prize

Deadline June 16, 2020

Il Varco srls creates and organizes the first edition of the Passepartout Photography Prize, a six-monthly online photography prize with cash prize, which will end with an annual exhibition of some of the finalists artists chosen by the art director. The date of the exhibition at 28 Piazza di Pietra gallery in Piazza di Pietra, […]


Deadline March 15, 2020

The MusraraMix Festival is an international multidisciplinary event that takes place in the borderline neighbourhood of Musrara, initiated and produced by the Musrara, Naggar School of Art and Society. The festival is a hub of artistic and social happenings, embodying the political and cultural essence of Jerusalem and Israel. Every year the festival is based […]

ArtsThrive: Art Exhibition & Benefit

Deadline March 09, 2020

ArtsThrive: Art Exhibition & Benefit is a 6-week juried art exhibition and sale at the Albuquerque Museum, organized by the Albuquerque Museum Foundation. ArtsThrive has a significant reputation in the art collecting community and is attended by gallery owners, established patrons and new collectors. Its overall scope is very diverse, representing a wide range of […]

Lan Su Garden Call for Artists

Deadline April 30, 2020

Lan Su Chinese Garden invites artists working in all mediums to submit applications for review for public exhibition in the garden in the 2021 calendar year. Exhibitions typically average two-month durations in an enclosed pavilion within Lan Su. Artists are highly encouraged to visit Lan Su to understand the unique exhibit spaces and environment for […]

Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife Art Contests

Deadline September 25, 2020

Artists are invited to compete in the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife’s 2021 Habitat Conservation Stamp, Waterfowl Stamp, and Upland Game Bird Stamp art competitions. Winning artwork is used to produce collector stamps and other promotional items (e.g., prints, wine label, etc.) with sale proceeds benefiting Oregon’s fish and wildlife and their habitats. Deadline: […]

PRISMA Art Prize

Deadline March 13, 2020

The cultural association Il Varco is glad to announce its 4TH PRISMA Art Prize, an exhibition entirely organized by artists for the artists. A painting competition with $2000+ in Cash Awards and many other prizes, which takes place seasonally and yearly in Rome. Bringing together the spirit of community and collaboration and the efforts of […]

Call for Entry – Clearly Human IV

Deadline February 27, 2020

The St. Louis Artists’ Guild is proud to host Clearly Human IV, an all-media group exhibition of artwork focused on the human figure. Clearly Human IV gives a comprehensive look at the many ways of representing the human figure, from traditional to contemporary, realistic to fanciful, beautiful to unsettling. The exhibit seeks a diverse view […]

Oregon Humanities magazine cover: Union

Deadline February 17, 2020

If you’re an artist and have work that we might consider for the cover of the spring 2020 issue of Oregon Humanities, “Union,” we’d love to know about it. Please familiarize yourself with the publication by visiting, then send us the following by February 17, 2020: -A high-resolution digital image (300 dpi at 8” […]

North by Northwest 2020: Women’s Work

Deadline March 13, 2020

The Yellowstone Art Museum’s second annual juried exhibition, North x Northwest, features the theme “Women’s Work.” We are currently accepting submissions of fine art and studio craft by contemporary artists throughout the United States. The exhibition introduces new artists to the region, showcases emerging regional artists, and features long-time favorites. In addition to Juror’s Award […]

Call for Artists: Mass: Open to Works Dealing with Mass (Sculptural Concept), Mass Culture, and Issues of Publicity

Deadline January 27, 2020

CICA Museum invites artists worldwide to participate in the International Exhibition, “Mass.” We are open to photography, 2D digital art, video art, interactive art, painting, sculpture and installation art dealing with mass (sculptural concept), mass culture, pop culture, and issues of publicity/privacy. *Deadline: January 27, 2020 *Category (Medium of Work) -Photographs & 2D Digital Art […]

Calling all creatives: What is your dream project?

Deadline February 17, 2020

Oregon Community Foundation’s Creative Heights initiative provides opportunities for artists and cultural creatives to stretch their creative capacity, share new works and test new ideas. The initiative aims to increase Oregon’s cultural visibility and vitality while supporting unique opportunities for Oregonians to experience innovative arts and culture. Up to $1 million in projects will be […]

Artists Vision

Deadline February 16, 2020

Artist’s Vision — Small Worlds 57th Lake Oswego Festival of the Arts Lake Oswego, Oregon 97034 (9 miles south of Portland) Show Dates: June 26, 27, and 28, 2020 Location: Lakewood Center for the Arts (Location) Application Deadline: FEB. 16, 2020 Entry Fee: $35 Featured Artist: Nicole Gustafsson Artist’s Vision Application (Applications available Nov. 1, […]

Beaverton Ten Tiny Dances

Deadline March 19, 2020

Beaverton Ten Tiny Dances presents the work of exemplary contemporary and traditional choreographers on a 4’ x 4’ stage in non-conventional sites. This event engages, surprises, delights, and perhaps challenges the community around art in public spaces, and highlights the artistic and cultural diversity of Beaverton.

Arte Natura

Deadline February 29, 2020

Arte Natura is a thematic exhibition based on art inspired by the natural world. The exhibition will be held at the Limner Gallery, May 7 – 30, 2020 and is open to all artists working in any media. All interpretations of the theme are acceptable, including landscape, fruits, vegetables, flowers and fauna and human figuration as part of the natural […]

Submit to “The Sick” for publication

Deadline February 15, 2020

New art/literary publication, Seventh Child, is seeking submissions for its first open call, to result in a print publication dissecting “the sick.” All interpretations of the theme are welcome, including those said to be arguably challenging, subversive, unorthodox, or uncomfortably subjective. Art of every stripe is encouraged, with little or no limitation: poetry, photography, illustration, […]

The Pink Show

Deadline January 27, 2020

Call to Artists for the PINK show at Splendorporium. It’s time for our favorite annual celebration to all things pink. Please email Angela up to 6 images for consideration by January 27th. Accepted work is due on Friday, January 31st. Opening is Friday, February 7th, 7-9 p.m. Featured artist is Katie Widzowski

Disclaimer: RACC does not control or guarantee the accuracy, relevance, timeliness or completeness of this outside information. This list is not intended to endorse any views expressed or products or services offered by these links.