calls for artists

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Citizen Artist Fellow Program

Deadline December 22, 2018

Here is a brief summary of the Citizen Artist Fellow Program: • The year-long Program celebrates artists in the U.S. utilizing their work for positive community impact and connection. • The Kennedy Center provides fellows with resources, opportunities, and support to strengthen connections in their field and advance their work. • The fellows help the […]


Deadline November 18, 2018

ITSLIQUID International Art Show | December 05 2018 – January 11 2019 Extended deadline: November 18, 2018 ITSLIQUID GROUP, in collaboration with VALORIZZAZIONI CULTURALI | ART-EVENTS and Venice Events, is selecting all interesting photo, painting, video art, installation/sculpture and performance art works to include in the next exhibition: CONTEMPORARY VENICE 2018 – ITSLIQUID International Art […]

Trillium Holiday Bazaar

Deadline November 20, 2018

Call for Entries for our annual Holiday Craft Bazaar to benefit Trillium Charter School’s PTSA. We are dependent on fundraising events like this to keep our school thriving. We are open to any art, craft, or hand made goods to be sold at our event, 12/1, 5-8 pm. We are asking for 15% of sales […]

Social Justice in the Misinformation Age: National Juried Art Exhibition

Deadline December 03, 2018

Entries Accepted at: Description of Theme Social justice includes a variety of topics focused on inequality, including: gender, race, sexual orientation, ethnicity, socio-economic status; poverty; racial profiling; the criminal justice system; immigration; access to education and healthcare, child welfare, and more. Art can inspire, educate, spark discussion, transform lives, and engender change, so it […]

2019 Mt Tabor Art Walk

Deadline January 10, 2019

The 14th annual Mt. Tabor Art Walk will be held May 18 & 19, 2019. This juried event showcases artists living in the Mt. Tabor neighborhood and a limited number of guest artists, and promotes high-quality visual art in a variety of media. Details and online application will be available November 10, 2018, at […]

CICA Contemporary Art Solo Show Series

Deadline January 07, 2019

CICA Museum invites artists worldwide to participate in the Contemporary Art Solo Show Series and the publication. Each selected artist will have a solo exhibition for a week in the gallery space (around 44m2). The artists will be also featured in the the e-book, “CICA Art Now 2020,” which will be available via Amazon. The […]

Artist Call For Entry | JanKossen Contemporary

Deadline December 15, 2018

Fresh! Naked! What’s nu(de) in contemporary art? The figure, specifically the nude, is arguably the most widely used subject matter in the history of art. From the Venus of Willendorf and Ancient Greece to Picasso and Giacometti, the nude figure has been used formally and conceptually to represent not only the model, but the emotions […]

Industrial Art Exhibition, Open Call to Artists

Deadline January 20, 2019

Gritty, sleek, dynamic—Industrial Art comes in many forms. Columbia Center for the Arts in Hood River, Oregon, will highlight the vast and varied expressions of this medium in our March 2019 exhibition. The application deadline is January 20, 2019. This exhibition is open to all artist living in the Pacific Northwest. All Mediums and genre […]

The Recycle Show at Splendorporium

Deadline December 15, 2018

Calling all artists who use recycled, found objects and up-cycled materials in their work. Assemblage, sculpture, jewelry, wall based art, etc. The possibilities are limitless. Please submit up to 6 images for consideration to Angela via email no later than 12-15-18. Selected works need to be dropped off to Splendorporium no later than 7 pm […]

56th Annual Juried Competition

Deadline December 27, 2018

The Masur Museum of Art’s long-running Annual Juried Competition showcases recent work of contemporary artists across the United States of America working in any medium. Last year a total of 259 artists from 40 different states submitted work in a huge variety of media, styles, and subjects. This year’s competition will be judged by Catherine […]

StoriesToArt 2018 Call for Artists

Deadline November 30, 2018

StoriesToArt is accepting 300 artists through a juried application process to exhibit and sell work on a unique platform. Artists are judged on a first-come, first-served basis. We currently welcome distinguished artists from every field and recent art school graduates residing in the U.S. to apply, and we hope to expand internationally in the near […]

The Weird and Whatnot

Deadline April 21, 2019

We are a literary Magazine that publishes sci-fi, horror and fantasy. We also publish 2D artwork of the same themes. We pay 5 dollars for each published piece, and respond to submissions within 30 days.

Interactive Art Call for Artists

Deadline December 03, 2018

The City of Ketchum, Idaho invites experienced artists to apply for a new, long-term sculptural installation for a site on the City’s Fourth Street Heritage Corridor. Original artwork by one selected artist (or artist team) will be displayed on an outdoor pedestal beginning in late August 2019. Total budget for the sculpture, including artist fee, […]

Neoteric Abstract VII

Deadline January 31, 2019

NEOTERIC ABSTRACT VII This call is for a thematic exhibition dedicated to abstract art. The exhibition will be held at the Limner Gallery, April 4 – 28, 2019 and is open to all forms of abstraction, from the geometric to the lyrical, from the precise to the raw. Entry is open to all artists working […]

Buckman Art Show and Sell // Call for Artists!

Deadline November 20, 2018

The Buckman Art Show and Sell is a beloved SE Portland tradition that benefits the Arts education at Buckman Arts Focus Elementary. For the 29th year the school will transform into an art gallery, hosting 130 local artisans and makers. We are accepting applications in a variety of medias for this juried show. This year […]

http://www: a birthday celebration

Deadline December 09, 2018

Call for work and proposals: http://www: a birthday celebration 2019 marks 30 years since the invention of the world wide web. Within this brief time, the internet has radically reshaped the landscape and trajectory of our world, physically and virtually. To commemorate the WWW’s big three-O, Carnation Contemporary presents http://www: a birthday celebration, an exhibition […]

Call for Artists- Crocker Kingsley Art Competition

Deadline December 06, 2018

Call to Artists! Blue Line Arts will be hosting the Crocker Kingsley Art Competition. The Crocker-Kingsley Exhibition was first juried in 1940, and is a tradition that continues to the present day. 2019 marks the 78th show and will be exhibited at Blue Line Arts. To apply for the competition, Artists will be able to […]

Downtown Oregon City Sign Mural Project

Deadline November 30, 2018

Background / Vision Downtown Oregon City Association (DOCA)’s Gateway Enhancement Project is a collaborative project led by DOCA in partnership with private property owners and businesses. In spring of 2017, DOCA received the Oregon Main Street Revitalization Grant to enhance the gateways that welcome people into our Downtown. While there are several aspects to this […]

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