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Call for Submissions. Art of The River: Resiliency Flows.

Deadline May 24, 2021

The Office of Arts & Cultural Affairs is now accepting sculpture submissions through 11:59 p.m. Monday, May 24, 2021, for the 2021-22 Art on the River sculpture exhibit along the Mississippi Riverwalk in the Port of Dubuque, Iowa. Existing sculptures, as well as concept proposals for new sculptural work, are encouraged. Both permanent and temporal/semi-permanent […]

Merge: Nation’s Best Emerging Artists with Disabilities

Deadline April 28, 2021

This call invites artists to consider the intersections and combinations of their creative process and disability identity. In art, the juxtaposition of ideas can blur distinctions or reveal something new. This year’s theme, Merge, explores uniting paths and asks what we can learn when it all comes together. About the VSA Emerging Young Artists Program […]

Call for Art – Intrinsic Nature

Deadline May 17, 2021

Artists are invited to submit to an open call in response to an exhibition titled Intrinsic Nature. What is our intrinsic nature? For some, it is spiritual and informs the expression of their artwork. For others, it is the creativity itself — they feel most themselves when artmaking. Other artists have found that during these […]

Digital Art Call for Entries Public Art CA

Deadline May 14, 2021

Digital media artists, Dyson & Womack are accepting submissions for the Public Art CA digital media call for entries. Public Art CA is a contemporary art collection commissioned for the California Natural Resources Agency (CNRA) and the California Health and Human Services (CHHS) new buildings in downtown Sacramento. The call centers digital artworks on a […]

A to Z Wineworks – Artist in Residence 2021 – 2022

Deadline June 01, 2021

A to Z Wineworks, located at their REX HILL property in Oregon’s Willamette Valley, seeks an Artist in Residence for Fall 2021 – Fall 2022. The A to Z Artist in Residence program is a fifteen-month immersion in the natural cycle of a vintage from grapes to glass. The Artist in Residence will first work […]

Reel Art

Deadline May 14, 2021

Contact Email: Call Type: Exhibitions Eligibility: International State: Massachusetts Entry Deadline: 5/28/21 Days remaining to deadline: 49 REQUIREMENTS: Media Video – Minimum: 1, Maximum: 6 Total Media – Minimum: 1, Maximum: 6 Entry Fee (Short Film Exhibit First Entry): $20.00 Media Fee (per sample over minimum):$5.00 CALENDAR Exhibit runs from June 9-July 17, 2021. […]

Dia de los Muertos Exhibit

Deadline August 09, 2021

The Maude Kerns Art Center is accepting submissions for our 28th annual Día de los Muertos Exhibit, which takes place October 15 – November 5. All artists, working in all mediums, are eligible. There is a $15 application fee. All entries are due, or must be postmarked by, Monday, August 9, 2021. Work must be […]

Lunaria Gallery is Accepting Applications for Membership

Deadline June 07, 2021

Lunaria Gallery in historic downtown Silverton, Oregon is accepting applications for new members. Lunaria is a successful co-op gallery which has been in business for 25 years. We are looking for 2D, 3D and jewelry artists working in any media. Please apply by going to our membership page on our website:

City of Hillsboro Cultural Arts Division Call 4 Entries @ the Shirley Huffman Auditorium Gallery

Deadline May 17, 2021

The Cultural Arts division of the Hillsboro Parks & Recreation Department is seeking artists and visual art groups to submit proposals to exhibit original fine art at the Hillsboro Civic Center’s Shirley Huffman Auditorium Gallery. Submissions for two-month exhibitions in our upcoming 2021-22 gallery season are now being accepted from artists of all ages and […]

Brain Head Public Art Project

Deadline May 07, 2021

Brian Head Town is soliciting qualifications from all professional artist and/or artist led-teams residing in the Western United States region to design, construct, and install a public art piece in Brian Head that would be iconic in nature and serve as a major visual focal point of the Town. See attached RFQ for details. Deadline […]

Shishmaref School Murals and other artwork

Deadline May 15, 2021

The Shishmaref K-12 School in the Bering Strait School District is seeking artwork for their new building. Artworks may range from large scale murals, paintings, prints, reliefs, as well as hanging sculptures. The school is primarily interested in subject matter focusing on animals (caribou, walrus, bearded seal, birds of Northwest Alaska), nature (local landscapes), or […]

The Evolution Grant

Deadline June 25, 2021

Art Fluent’s grant cycle is now open to individual artists through an international open call. The Evolution Grant will provide unrestricted funding to an individual artist with recognized artistic excellence in fine art media and a demonstrated commitment to their art. Applications will be accepted until Friday, June 25, 2021. CALENDAR Applications due by Friday, […]

Call for Art – LUMIÈRE

Deadline June 11, 2021

LUMIÈRE-The presence of light in a work of art can bring a piece to life. Light surrounds us, defines our world, and is part of everything we see. We respond to it emotionally and try to understand it in a metaphorical and spiritual sense. One whisper of light can determine the strength and spirit of […]

Call for Artists + Photographers – $550.00 Innovate Grants

Deadline June 10, 2021

Innovate Grant is now accepting submissions for the Spring 2021 Cycle. Innovate Grant awards (2) $550.00 grants each quarter, to one Visual Artist and one Photographer. In addition to receiving a grant award, winners will be featured and recognized on our website and join a growing community of vibrant and talented artists. For more information […]

Transform Nation online Art Exhibition

Deadline October 01, 2021

TRANSFORM NATION 2021- 2022 Curated by KODY BOSCH & MARTHA WALLULIS CALL FOR ART Deadline for Submissions: October 1, 2021 Calling All Artists! What do you envision and hope for our nation and our future? This show is a call to creativity, to propel the momentum of our individual and collective positive, constructive vision as […]

Comunidad: A Hispanic/ Latinx Heritage Month Exhibition & Residency Opportunity

Deadline August 01, 2021

Hispanic Heritage Month, September 15 to October 15, celebrates the histories, cultures and contributions of Hispanic Americans whose ancestors came from Spain, Mexico, the Caribbean and Central and South America or other regions that identify with the aforementioned cultures. To celebrate the vibrant and diverse communities we serve, Blue Line Arts will host an exhibition […]


Deadline April 30, 2021

Please submit up to 6 images to Angela for consideration by April 30th. Our Featured artist is Sincanvas PROPHECIES – 1 : to utter by or as if by divine inspiration 2 : to predict with assurance or on the basis of mystic knowledge 3 : prefigure or 1 : to speak as if divinely […]

Call for Applications: Native Launchpad

Deadline May 04, 2021

Western Arts Alliance (WAA)’s Advancing Indigenous Performance (AIP) program announces a call for US-based Indigenous performing artists to apply for the 2021 AIP Native Launchpad Award. Native Launchpad provides US-based Indigenous artists with tools and resources needed to further their careers and introduce them to the world of arts presenting and management. Native Launchpad helps […]

Young Writers Program 2021 by Mindselo (YWPM 2021)

Deadline July 02, 2021

Mindselo is a personal growth platform that seeks to Transform Ideas into wisdom. They want to create conscious minds connected to the world through their education system. Young Writers Program 2021 is a unique initiative by Mindselo where they are inviting writers, bloggers, journalists & other conscious minds to express their unique ideas on various […]

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