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.

CALL TO ARTISTS: Public Art for Downtown (McCall, ID)

Deadline October 26, 2018

CALL TO ARTISTS: Public Art for Downtown McCall, Idaho Request for Qualifications Deadline: Friday, October 26, 2018, 5:00 pm The City of McCall is seeking an artist or artist-team to create public artwork to complement the reconstruction of its downtown core streetscape. $60,000 budget For more information, please click here: https://evogov.s3.amazonaws.com/media/141/media/173479.pdf Questions: Delta James Economic […]

Call for Artists for Pandora’s Box Show

Deadline October 27, 2018

Pandora’s Box – Today, much like christianity’s idea of biting forbidden fruit, opening pandora’s box refers to getting into a situation over which one has very little control over. : a prolific source of troubles. All genres of art are encouraged to submit! Please email Angela up to 6 images for consideration. Deadline to drop […]

Juried Exhibition – The Body: Power, Meaning & Representation in Contemporary Art

Deadline October 28, 2018

Washington State University’s Department of Fine Arts invites artists to submit works for consideration for a group exhibition exploring ideas about the body. We invite artists to submit works in any media including new media, photography, painting, video, performance, sculpture, installation, intermedia etc. We invite artists to interpret ideas about the body and its relationship […]

City of Mountlake, WA Call For Artists

Deadline October 29, 2018

The City of Mountlake Terrace, Washington seeks to commission a professional artist or team of artists to design, fabricate, and install site-specific artwork or artworks as part of redevelopiing the City’s Civic Campus. The call is open to all professional artists or teams of artists residing regionally or within the U.S. Pacific Northwest. The project […]

Photography international call

Deadline October 30, 2018

International photography submission Murze Magazine is looking for photographers! We want you to send in a portfolio of your work, up to 6 images. These can be themed around travel, landscape, cityscape, portraiture, nature or cultural – so pretty broad. ​ The portfolios sent in will be reviewed and three photographers will selected to be […]

Free call for papers and writers

Deadline October 30, 2018

Free International Submission – Writing for Murze We want writers, poets, bloggers, creative writers, essays and dissertations – essentially anything and everything creative based loosely around current global issues and topics relevant in everyday life. We are particular interested in academic writing coming form degree students and emerging artists. Submission is Free Work selected will […]

StoriesToArt 2018 Call for Artists

Deadline October 31, 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 […]

EMERGING ARTISTS 2019

Deadline October 31, 2018

The 26th annual competition for gallery exhibition and “Artist of 2019 Publication Award.” This exhibition is devoted to the discovery, introduction and promotion of emerging artists. The exhibition will be held February 27 – March 23, 2019 at the Limner Gallery and is open to all artists working in any media.

Holiday Small Works

Deadline October 31, 2018

A holiday Small Works Exhibition, open to all media with an 18″ maximum dimension, including frame.

Nine: This Land

Deadline November 01, 2018

Nine is an annual zine created to showcase the work of emerging female visual artists and writers. The works of these talented women are published and distributed to high school youth with the goal of exposing the next generation to contemporary female artists from around the world. This year’s theme is This Land. Call for […]

RFQ – City of Bellingham Public Art Opportunity

Deadline November 02, 2018

The City of Bellingham is seeking an artist or artist team to design, fabricate and install artwork at the North End Regional Pond (NERP) along Mahogany Avenue in Bellingham, WA. The City’s One Percent for the Arts program dedicates one percent of large capital project budgets for the incorporation of artwork. The inclusion of artwork […]

Spaceness 2019: Call to Artists

Deadline November 05, 2018

Each year we gather to celebrate time, space and the unknown through experimental art and media at the Sou’Wester Lodge in Seaview, WA. The 5th iteration of Spaceness takes place March 1-3, 2019. Our call to artists opens October 1st, and we will be accepting proposals through Nov 5th. See http://spaceness.com/Call-to-Artists for details. CALL TO […]

CURRENTS New Media Festival 2019

Deadline November 05, 2018

Call for CURRENTS New Media Festival 2019 2019 Festival Dates: June 7 – 23 CURRENTS New Media is Santa Fe’s annual new media art festival. CURRENTS brings together the work of established and emerging New Media artists, from New Mexico, the US and the World, for three weeks of events. Submission Deadline: November 5th 2018 […]

Call for 2D Art – Kimberly Kent Art Brokerage/Wellfound Behavioral Health Hospital

Deadline November 06, 2018

Wellfound Behavioral Health Hospital – Call For Art BACKGROUND Wellfound Behavioral Health Hospital is calling local artists to submit work for consideration in the new facility. We are nearing the final stages of construction of Wellfound Behavioral Health Hospital, a brand-new facility with 120 inpatient beds in Tacoma, Washington. The hospital, which is scheduled to […]

Call For Mural Art – Kimberly Kent Art Brokerage/Wellfound Behavioral Health Hospital

Deadline November 06, 2018

Wellfound Behavioral Health Hospital BACKGROUND Wellfound Behavioral Health Hospital is calling local artists to submit work for consideration in the new facility. We are nearing the final stages of construction of Wellfound Behavioral Health Hospital, a brand-new facility with 120 inpatient beds in Tacoma, Washington. The hospital, which is scheduled to open in early 2019, […]

Wellfound Hospital

Deadline November 06, 2018

Wellfound Behavioral Health Hospital Art Call BACKGROUND Wellfound Behavioral Health Hospital is calling local artists to submit work for consideration in the new facility. We are nearing the final stages of construction of Wellfound Behavioral Health Hospital, a brand-new facility with 120 inpatient beds in Tacoma, Washington. The hospital, which is scheduled to open in […]

Mural for Wellfound Hospital

Deadline November 06, 2018

Wellfound Behavioral Health Hospital Art Call BACKGROUND Wellfound Behavioral Health Hospital is calling local artists to submit work for consideration in the new facility. We are nearing the final stages of construction of Wellfound Behavioral Health Hospital, a brand-new facility with 120 inpatient beds in Tacoma, Washington. The hospital, which is scheduled to open in […]

Art for the Animals Fundraiser

Deadline November 07, 2018

We are looking for donations of artwork that are approximately 8″ x 8″ (or similar), though most mediums are welcome, including painting, sculpture, photography, ceramics, glass work, and jewelry. Do you have a piece you can donate for the animals? Or would you be willing to create something new? We welcome pieces that are animal […]

Au Naturel: the Nude in the 21st Century

Deadline November 07, 2018

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.

Gallery Without Walls

Deadline November 09, 2018

Call to Artists Program & Location: Gallery Without Walls, Lake Oswego, Oregon Budget: $850.00 honorarium and an opportunity to be nominated for an up to $15,000 People’s Choice Purchase Award Eligibility: Open to all local, regional, national and international artists Application Deadline: November 9, 2018, 5:00 PM PST Program Description: The Arts Council of Lake […]

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