calls for artists

This list includes local and national juried, and non-juried, competitions for artists of all media. 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. To submit a notice go to https://racc.org/resources/submit-an-opportunity.

Art in the Park

Deadline February 23, 2020

Art in the Park, our unique summer exhibition, embodies the incredible beauty and rich history of the Pacific Northwest. Drawing 25,000 visitors, our Festival promotes and showcases the work of regionally and nationally recognized makers in a broadly inclusive venue. We seek dedicated artists, designers, and craftsfolk who draw inspiration from this unique part of […]

Brilliant! Jewelers Making Statements

Deadline February 02, 2020

Scope of the Special Exhibit Each year the Special Exhibit strives to explore a single art medium through the display of high quality and diverse work from both invited and juried artists. As part of our large community celebration of art, the Special Exhibit seeks to educate, inform, and inspire visitors regarding each year’s featured […]

Dr. Paul Robeson Figurative Statue Call for Artist

Deadline January 20, 2020

A realistic, life size statue of Dr. Paul Robeson will be dressed in casual clothing from his era and seated, on a conventional bench, with book on lap, is to be inviting so that on lookers feel welcome to have a seat on either side of the statue. This statue will be in close proximity […]

Pop Art

Deadline February 14, 2020

Pop art is an art movement that emerged in the United Kingdom and the United States during the mid- to late-1950s. The movement presented a challenge to traditions of fine art and participated in social commentary by including imagery from popular and mass culture, such as advertising, comic books and mundane cultural objects. We want […]

Lowbrow Art

Deadline February 14, 2020

Lowbrow, or lowbrow art, describes an underground visual art movement that arose in the Los Angeles, California, area in the late 1970s. It is a populist art movement with cultural roots in underground comix, punk music, tiki culture, and hot-rod cultures of the street. It is also often known by the name pop surrealism. Lowbrow […]

Pop Surrealism: Solo Show

Deadline November 27, 2019

The Solo Exhibition Open Call gives artists the opportunity to present 10-14 pieces in the Feature Foyer Gallery. We are looking for Pop Art, Pop Surrealism or Low Brow works to complement the Pop Art Show. Any medium is acceptable. Our Feature Foyer faces our front window and provides a great opportunity to gain exposure.

Craft Nouveau

Deadline November 14, 2019

An international fine craft competition featuring handcrafted items, to include everything from furniture, elegant vases and jewelry boxes to wall hangings, pottery and sculpture made by hand from glass, clay, wood, metal, fiber and more. Juror: Holly Jerger Cash Award Prizes 1st Place $1,500 2nd Place $1000 3rd Place $750 4th Place: $500 People’s Choice: […]

Multiplexer: States of Democracy Open Call For Video Art

Deadline December 09, 2019

Multiplexer: States of Democracy Open Call For Video Art Lake Forest College Sonnenschein Gallery Submission Deadline: December 8, 2019 Exhibit Dates January 23 to February 20, 2020 The Lake Forest College Sonnenschein Gallery is seeking artists whose practice is influenced by and exhibits a bearing on the state of democracy in the United States. Crucial […]

Objects: Open to works Dealing with Objectification, Found Objects, Pop Culture, and/or Consumerism

Deadline November 18, 2019

CICA Museum invites artists worldwide to participate in the International Exhibition, “Objects.” We are open to photography, 2D digital art, video art, interactive art, painting, sculpture and installation art dealing with objectification, found objects, pop culture, and/or consumerism. *Deadline: November 18, 2019 *The categories include: -Painting, Drawing, and Print -Sculpture & Installation Art -Photograph & […]

FIVE Squared benefit art show & sale

Deadline January 20, 2020

The Davis Family YMCA in Boardman, OH is seeking donations of 5″ x 5″ art for its FIVE Squared benefit show & sale. The event is open to all artists any age and skill level anywhere in the world, using any medium that is light weight enough to hang on a wall via sticky tack. […]

Creative Spirits Gallery 2020

Deadline November 20, 2019

Creative Spirits Gallery invites artists to apply for the 2020-2021 galleries on the theme “Wellness”. The curatorial team considers art in a variety of media: painting, drawing, printmaking, photography, digital art, fiber art, jewelry, mixed media. Most exhibitions at Creative Spirits are for 2 months and include more than one artist. This is a unique […]

Pendleton Veterans Memorial Park Art Project

Deadline December 16, 2019

The city of Pendleton, Oregon invites you to submit your qualifications for the design and installation of a public art project designed to honor our veterans, as part of the Pendleton Veterans Memorial Park project. RFQ is due Dec. 16, 2019. Full details at http://www.upwithvets.com

2020 AJF YOUNG ARTIST AWARD

Deadline January 12, 2020

The AJF Young Artist Award and grant program recognizes innovative work created by a jewelry artist early in their career. Through the AJF Young Artist Award, AJF supports new and exciting work that will direct the future development of the field. AJF’s award and grant program is made possible by individuals who believe funding art […]

Cover to Cover — a postcard art show

Deadline February 28, 2020

The Pendleton Public Library in Pendleton, Oregon is inviting artists to mail in 4″ x 6″ postcard size original artworks inspired by a book. Postcards must: -meet USPS postcard guidelines -be mailed to the Pendleton Public Library, 502 SW Dorion Ave, Pendleton, OR 97801 -include the title of the book somewhere on the front of […]

International Art Competition “Animals”

Deadline November 20, 2019

Contemporary Art Room Gallery is proud to announce their 2nd “Animals” Online Art Competition for the month of November 2019. This is an international competition and artists from around the world are welcome to submit their work. Through this call artists and photographers are invited to present their best artworks related to the world of […]

WomenCinemakers – Biennale for women filmmakers and artists, 2020 Edition

Deadline February 28, 2020

WomenCinemakers is now accepting submissions from female filmmakers, directors and producers for its 2020 Biennial Edition. MISSION WomenCinemakers opens up a new space for women directors to share their powerful films and ideas, encouraging mutual exchange where the filmmakers and critics can converge to discuss the becoming of the film industry. Browsing through WomenCinemakers, you’ll […]

A Generous Kingdom IV: Art that explores symbolism, story, and beyond

Deadline November 15, 2019

Verum Ultimum Art Gallery invites artists to explore the theme, “A Generous Kingdom IV: Art that explores symbolism, story, and beyond” for the 4th year in a row and enter work that is any interpretation of the call. Verum Ultimum is celebrating it’s seventh year and this exhibition will be the first exhibit of the […]

Cultura Del Vaquero 2020

Deadline November 15, 2019

The Fort Worth Community Arts Center invites artists to submit works of a western theme to our Annual Cultura Del Vaquero Exhibition 2020. This exhibition is a jurored show that will run in conjunction with the Fort Worth Stock SHow and Rodeo which anticipates over one million visitors during the events. Best in show wins […]

Art Banner Poles for City of Forest Grove

Deadline January 03, 2020

The Public Arts Commission is requesting proposals for Banner Poles with a heavy art element to be installed in the City of Forest Grove. These will be located downtown Forest Grove, near the City Library, Police Department and Pacific University. The goals of this project are as follows: ● Select a qualified artist or artist […]

Public Art for Downtown McCall, ID

Deadline December 26, 2019

The City of McCall is seeking an artist or artist-team to engage the community in the design and creation of public artwork to complement the recent reconstruction of its downtown core. Application Deadline for request for qualifications (RFQ): Monday, November 25, 2019 Budget: $60,000 Project Intent: The City of McCall, in Idaho’s West Central Mountains, […]

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.